A much more reasonably priced alternative to the flagship MDR-EX1000, the Sony MDR-EX600 is a perfect look into the law of diminishing returns.
VSonic GR07 does have the right sound signature to become one of the few studio-friendly dynamic-driver earphones. Its biggest selling point is the excellent balance across the spectrum
The Yamaha EPH-100 is easily one of the best-sounding earphones – and one of the best overall packages – in its price class.
The second revision of Fischer Audio’s renowned DBA-02 finally matches the premium sound of the earphone with a premium feel, making a series of gains over the old version as a result of a new housing design, more durable cable construction, and improved accessory pack.
Reviewed Apr 2011 Details: Dual-driver model from French audio firm Earsonics Current Price: N/A (discontinued)…
Reviewed Dec 2010 Details: 3-way universal flagship from French audio firm Earsonics Current Price:…
The Final Audio Design FI-BA-SA is a slightly more conservative version of the FI-BA-SB, both in sound and appearance.
Blisteringly expensive when first announced, the Sony MDR-EX1000 has since dropped enough in price to compete with other top-tier universal dynamics.
Reviewed May 2012 Details: AKG’s flagship IEM, built around a hybrid BA+dynamic driver setup MSRP:…