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Currently available as a Kickstarter campaign, the ADV.SOUND M4 is a fun-sounding, inexpensive headset that looks and feels anything but.
jelt2359 reviews the Spiral Ears SE5 Ultimate: Spiral Ears’ new flagship proves that more drivers is not always better
jelt2359 reviews the AAW W500 AHMorph: Singapore-based AAW launches an impressive freshman Hybrid IEM
The LIFE Headphones may be the most audiophile-friendly workout buds on the market, combining tight and clear sound with a secure fit and sweat resistance.
From Florida-based headphone maker Popclik comes the Evolo, an inexpensive and well-designed in-ear headset with a v-shaped sound signature
jelt2359 reviews the 1964Ears Adel A12: 1964Ears debuts Adel technology in a new twelve-driver flagship
The HiFiMan RE300h delivers a warm and forgiving sound dominated by the bass and lower midrange in a tiny low-profile housing
The Philips Fidelio S2 earns a recommendation for its accurate sound, good build quality, and convenient form factor
jelt2359 reviews the Lear LCM BD4.2: The Lear Flagship CIEM is a hybrid Dynamic + Balanced Armateur offering
[Updated] Easter Weekend Deal Alert: Phonak 022 $40 @ Earphone Solutions; 15% off sitewide @ mp4nation
Some Easter Weekend headphone deals from around the web we thought noteworthy.
The EarWerkz Legend-R has arrived and is put through some preliminary listening comparisons. See how it fairs vs. some good competition.
Initial impressions of the Spiral Ear SE 5-way Ultimate with comparisons to the Reference, Lear BD4.2, and a surprise contender.
A brief overview of LEAR’s new NSS (Natural Stereo Sound) technology, a way to simulate a more natural stereo audio effect in headphones, and the crowdfunding campaign for the NSS-U1 earphones.
average_joe gives a listen to the Advanced AcousticWerkes Muskier and Meister lines with comparisons as well as offers initial impressions of the W500 AHMorph custom in-ear monitors.
Deal Alert: Sonic Electronix Presidents’ Day sale: Rock Jaw, Westone, Audeze, and more; 10% off at mp4nation
Several headphones are on sale at Sonic Electronix and mp4nation for presidents’ day weekend. I’ve picked out some of the ones I think are pretty good deals.
Part two of our CES 2015 Headphone coverage, in which I enjoy new headphones from Audeze, Sennheiser, MEElectronics, and more
A brief introduction to the basics of headphone-based 3D audio and overview of two 3D audio headphone demos at CES 2015.
A new version of the EarSonics Velvet has been announced for a February launch, and the Velvet price has been reduced.
Part one of our CES 2015 Headphone coverage, in which I enjoy new headphones from Philips, Monster, and… 808 Audio? (and try a dozen others)