The new benchmark for mid-tier performance.
Brief impressions of Focals new co-flagship, the closed Stellia.
MrSpeakers’ ETHER 2 is the epitome of reference-grade: An uncoloured, unadulterated, pristine listening experience as compelling in the studio as it is in any audiophile’s collection.
This headphone may appear to cater towards the consumers, however, don’t be fooled, the Triple Driver Over-Ear possesses enthusiast quality in every regard.
You can’t make these sound bad, no matter what you play them on.
For studio mixing, these may be the best headphones money can buy.
IEM reviewer flinkenick dips his toes in the world of full-sized headphones with the Utopia, and finds both similarities and differences.
The Cascade isn’t balanced, neutral or realistic, but executes its tuning through marvellous control and clear yet natural voicing.
With the MW60, Master & Dynamic successfully provide a similar experience to their wired model with the added liberation of a stable wireless implementation.
Despite being Advanced Sound’s first, the Alpha is a terrific orthodynamic open-back headphone that demonstrates solidity in its build and refinement in its tuning.