STEAL: Every Watch in Our Shop Is Now on Sale

STEAL: Every Watch in Our Shop Is Now on Sale

Make 2017 the year you stop relying on your phone for so damn much. A reasonable first step, we think, is picking up a new watch—and, boy, are you in luck. From now until Tuesday at 1 p.m. EST, every single watch in the Cool Material Shop is on sale. Yup, drop a new timepiece on your wrist and save up to 32% in the process. As always, everything is subject to availability, so hit up the shop now and snag your favorite before it’s gone.

Hands-On: Klipsch R6i Headphones

Hands-On: Klipsch R6i Headphones

If you’re looking for an upgrade over those basic white earbuds that came with your iPhone, you’ve got a lot of options to jam in your earholes. We took the reasonably priced Klipsch R6i headphones for a spin to see if they’re an affordable option you should consider if you...

Hands-On: Solé City Cruiser

Hands-On: Solé City Cruiser

We like our bikes. They effortlessly blend cool with environmental friendly in an easy to use package. So naturally we were stoked when Sole Bikes dropped their Windward City Cruiser in our hands for a test spin.   What is it? The City Cruiser is a more sophisticated co...

Hands-On: DSPTCH Daypack

Hands-On: DSPTCH Daypack

If you're hunting for a new backpack, the DSPTCH Daypack should definitely be on your radar. With its mil-spec features, this daypack is ready for any occasion. We took one half-way around the world to see how tough it really is.   What is it? The Dsptch Daypack is a li...

Hands-On: Pax Portable Vaporizer

Hands-On: Pax Portable Vaporizer

If you’re in the market for a portable vaporizer, you’ve probably heard of the Pax. The sleek and discreet device from Ploom has been called the iPod of vaporizers. We took one for a spin to see if it’s worth the $250 price tag. What is it? A loose-leaf vaporizer that e...

Hands-On: Qualcomm Toq

Hands-On: Qualcomm Toq

We spent a couple months with the Qualcomm Toq to see if it’s the smartwatch you should finally spend your money on. After using it for that long, here’s what we found out: The Watch The Toq comes in a well-designed package that includes the watch itself, the charging b...

Hands-On: Sole Bicycles

Hands-On: Sole Bicycles

We get it. There is a certain appeal to a fixed gear bike. The simplicity and clean lines of a fixie capture the essence of bicycling while giving the impression that rider and bike are one with each other. So when Venice, California based Sole’ Bicycles offered to send us one of their fixies to check out, we were stoked.

Hands-On: Bluetooth Speakers

Hands-On: Bluetooth Speakers

If you're in the market for a portable speaker that you can easily toss in your bag on a daily basis, you've got quite a few options. The portable Bluetooth speaker market is blowing up right now, and you can get a solid music-blaster for a reasonable amount of cash. We gathered a bunch of different speakers, tested them all out here at the Cool Material offices, and found out which ones are actually worth your money.