Review: Sol Republic Master Tracks Headphones (And Nokia Lumia 1020)

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Sol Republic, the headphone brand swimmer Michael Phelps wore everywhere except underwater at the 2012 Olympics, has gotten itself in deep with the new Master Tracks.

It’s moving upscale, from the original $99.99 on-ear Tracks to the $199.99 over-ear Master Tracks with three-button remote and microphone. It’s also moving further into the plodding, thud-thud-thud bass that has become the signature of high-priced, rap-inspired headphones.

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