The Nixon Apollo is an 80s Upgrade

 - Jul 27, 2010   Updated: Jun 7 2011
References: nixonnow & buzz-beast
In remembrance of the Sony Walkman headsets from the 80s, take a look at these Nixon Apollo headphones as an upgraded version of the classics.

These Nixon Apollo headphones feature a metallic band with monochromatic coloring, along with 30mm dynamic drivers. Bringing back an old-school look with a futuristic twist, be sure to check out the featured gallery for more interesting headphone designs.

Implications - North American capitalist society has a preoccupation with the future and progression. As such, many products that are being released must also cater visually to this consumer want. Corporations looking to gain a competitive edge in the design department should focus on branding products with futuristic elements.