Neutral, coloration, reference, naturalness, and organic Following the previous post discussing the ‘music lover vs.…
This time we look at plusSound’s 8-braided gold-plated copper, a cable with a beautifully natural tonality and relatively uncolored sound.
A brief discussion about different ways to tune iems, that affects the way we listen and value iems.
After previously reviewing Labkable’s Samurai III, we take another look at their top of the line offering: the hybrid 10-braid Pandora cable.
Following Campfire’s success with Andromeda, they’re back for more. Campfire now offers not 1, but 3 ‘co-flagships’ alongside each other. Besides the 5 BA Andromeda, there’s the 3-driver hybrid Dorado, and Vega, which uses a newly developed diamond dynamic driver.
A while ago, Unique Melody has updated their flagship Maestro. The new monitor has a stellar performance and provides a weighty and dynamic presentation. Needless to say, it is a great sounding unit.
An upgraded version of Eros cable from Effect Audio, Singapore
Andromeda’s no stranger to the community, having emerged as one of the most popular iems of 2016 due to its excellent price to peformance ratio. It’s a little bit after-the-fact, but we’re going to take another in-depth look at Andromeda.
Announcing flinkenick’s flagship iem shootout of 15 iems, starting in 2017.
Overall, I’d say the III is quite an accomplishment at the price. It gives one a taste of the detail, openness, and drive of the higher priced spread (and bears more than a passing resemblance to its older sib), at a reasonable (in these days of $4K headphones) price.