With dozens of wooden earphones on the market, Fischer Audio’s FA-977 Jazz stands out mostly with its sound signature, combining a fairly large soundstage with intimate, forward mids and hard-hitting but not overbearing bass response.
Priced at just $20, the R-10 is a decent-sounding and very well-designed option for the general consumer.
Reviewed Dec 2009 Details: Updated version of Lenntek’s Sonix model Current Price: N/A (discontinued)…
At the $80 MSRP I feel that Ultimate Ears overshot the actual value of these a bit.
Similar sound quality can be had for less money and those looking specifically for a wooden in-ear should be able to pick up a better one at this price
Reviewed Dec 2009 Details: Old ($99) version of the RE2 IEM Current Price: N/A…
The Soundmagic PL21 offers a much more mainstream sound than the PL30 and PL50 at a bargain price.
Reviewed Jan 2011 Details: Budget basshead-oriented earphone from Jaben’s in-house brand Current Price: N/A (discontinued)…
Like the lower-end EPH-20, the Yamaha EPH-50 boasts a large amount of very visceral bass but adds to it a fairly clear midrange and crisp, natural-sounding treble.