Effect Audio’s Leonidas II Octa challenges perceptions in sound quality and ergonomics, while meeting one of its own in diminishing returns.
Nocturnal Audio’s Avalon is a three-driver thriller – offering tons of snap, crackle and detail at a bargain.
The EM3 offers the technical performance missing from the EN700 series and constructs a revealing yet musical image upon a solid technical foundation.
Pros – Excellent build quality and cable, Engaging W-shaped tuning, Open high-end, Flexible connectivity Cons…
Vision Ears’ VE6XC proves class is permanent – a paragon of clean, clear and organic neutrality unique still in the industry today.
Brief impressions of Focals new co-flagship, the closed Stellia.
In a market bustling with futuristic, almost over-designed products, the MW07 delivers a simple yet focused approach that ends up being just as usable and ever more practical.
The Phantom is a tour de force – richly nuanced, tonally refined and divisively accurate.