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CES 2015 Headphone Impressions
News & Articles
Custom Art was born from a headphone enthusiast that has been a contributor to the headphone forum head-fi.org, Piotr Granicki. The Headphone List gave the Music One a recommendation; see how his latest creation, the Harmony 8 Pro performs.
DUNU’s latest flagship pulls out all the stops, becoming one of the IEMs to beat for sheer performance in its price range.
The Fighter is a lightweight and surprisingly comfortable earphone with plentiful bass and smooth (perhaps even smoothed-over) sound courtesy of somewhat recessed upper mids.
A brief look at the 1964EARS 1964 ADEL A12 custom in-ear monitors with comparisons to the StageDiver SD-2, 1964EARS V6-Stage, Noble 4S, JHAudio JH13, and Custom Art H8P.
A brief roundup of the Bluetooth headphones I’ve tried to date, with a couple of quick recommendations for the holiday season.
Hidition is known for their detailed, clear, and precise CIEMs that are on the brighter and analytical side. Find out how their latest release, the Viento-R, stacks up to the other well regarded Hidition products and many more.
The Minerva Mi-Artist Pro custom in-ear monitors utilize the Sonion AcuPass dual balanced armature driver, but the differentiator is the ease of purchase, with a one-stop-shop approach, simplifying the process of getting a CIEM.
The Fidue A83 combines great attention to detail with a punchy, slightly v-shaped sound, solid build quality, and good ergonomics.
The HA-FR301 is an earphone for bassheads, pure and simple; its v-shaped sound signature, while not without drawbacks, maintains better-than-expected clarity throughout.
Spacious, natural, and detailed with the ability to adjust the amount of bass from a little to a lot with ultra-high level performance. What more could you want in an in-ear monitor? Check out the Lear LCM BD4.2 review for more info on an instant classic.
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)
Spiral Ear 5-way Ultimate has been announced. Enjoy the first picture while waiting for additional information…
[Expired] Deal Alert: $10.99 Meelec M6 at amazon.com, 25% off T-Peos earphones and discounts on Brainwavz R3 and M1 at mp4nation
A couple of post new-year deal from mp4nation, plus $10.99 Meelec M6s on Amazon
Wishing all of our readers health, happiness, and lots of great new Hi-Fi experiences in the New Year!
Want to start the new year with a set of earphones that you can tune to your sonic preference? Want your friend to get one also? Good, because we’re giving away a total of 15 (that’s right, fifteen) R1M units to our fans and subscribers.
Find out the best of the best to get the audiophile in your life that is always on the go in the 2014 traveling Audiophile holiday gift guide
The new Advanced AcouticWerkes AAW W500 -AHMoprth hybrid custom in-ear monitor is the first that allows changing the sound from pure balanced armature to hybrid sound.
[Expired] More noteworthy deals (updated for Cyber Weekend): SteelSeries Flux ($10), Brainwavz M1 ($30), M2 ($35), M3($50), R3 ($80), Phonak Perfect Bass ($45), Creative Aurvana Live ($50)
In this thread I will keep posting whatever Black Friday / Cyber Week deals I think are no-brainers for those in the market for new headphones (list is being updated continuously)
Discounts on custom IEMs are quite rare – in fact, Black Friday is about the only time of the year they occur with some consistency. Here’s two noteworthy promos that hit our feeds in the past 24 hours.
HiFiMan is running a “pre-Black Friday” sale on the fantastic RE-400 in-ear monitors through their official website at Head-Direct.com. Normally $99, the RE-400 is currently $79.