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Review: Obravo Cupid – Bravo!

By | September 11th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Today we share the review of the Obravo Cupid, the first ever affordable IEM from the luxury brand.

Disclaimer: Obravo provided me a Cupid sample during our visit at CanJam London 2019 show. The commercial price of the Cupid is between 249 £ – 299 £ which converts to around 350-400 $. 

Intro

The IEM market had been dominated by Balanced Armature Drivers once. Times have changed, and now we see companies using variety of drivers in their monitors. Of course it’s very nice to see the developments in drivers such as Electrostatic, Planar and Piezoelectric.… Read the full article

Review: Lear LCM-Skyline – No Brainer

By | August 28th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In today’s review we present you a very nice budget CIEM from Hong Kong, the Lear LCM-Skyline.

Disclaimer: Lear Audio sent me the Lear LCM-Skyline in exchange for a review. The base price for the Skyline is normally around 215 $ but please check below for the limited price. It is only available for custom-fit. LEAR Audio is not an advertiser.

At this moment Lear Audio is selling the Skyline model for 150 $ (standard), 190 $ (Combo Con connectors) and 240 $ (Combo Con + BT cable) as a special offer.Read the full article

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Picture Sunday: Hiby R5

By | August 24th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Today we check out the Hiby R5 for the first time before the full review.

Disclaimer: This post is part of our Picture Sunday series, you can find all of the previous ones here.

About Hiby Music

HiBy music specializes in research, development and sales of high quality portable audio products. They have professional R&D staff and they also have quite a good history in the portable audio field. They’re also pretty famous when it comes to building software to playback music on your phone and on dedicated portable audio players.… Read the full article

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Review: FiiO FH7 – Now We’re Talkin’

By | August 14th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , |

Today we finally take a detailed look at the FiiO FH7, the company’s new flagship In Ear Monitor.

Disclaimer: The FiiO FH7 was given to me by FiiO at CanJam London 2019 show for this review. The price of the FH7 is 450$ at this time. The Sony WM1A Walkman is the source used for sound evaluation. 

Intro

To be frank, when it comes to price/performance, it’s hard to beat FiiO. It has been a company which helped many audiophiles to improve in their hobby and that includes me.… Read the full article

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Blog: Head-Fi CanJam London 2019 – Report

By | August 6th, 2019|Categories: Head-Fi, Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Today’s post is all about the Head-Fi Canjam London 2019 show. Check out previous reports by clicking HERE.

Canjam London 2019 – Intro

This show report is offered by AudioConcierge. 

When Lieven and I visited CanJam London 2018, I knew I was going to participate in the 2019 show. After all the preparations and paper work (visa), I was able to attend and what a show it was. Traditionally, the show is held in Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel.… Read the full article

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Review: Oriveti OH500 – Tasty

By | July 31st, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , |

After its little brother (OH300), we now take a look at the Oriveti OH500 today.

Disclaimer: I received the OH500 from Oriveti directly. I only covered the customs tax when the package arrived. Oriveti is not affiliated with Headfonia. The first page of this review has similarities to the OH300 review, since they’re identical IEMs in terms of package, shell design, build quality and fit.

About Oriveti

Oriveti was established in 2015 to create innovative HiFi quality audio products for daily use. … Read the full article

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Picture Sunday: LEAR LCM-Skyline

By | July 27th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , |

Today we check out the LEAR LCM-Skyline for the first time before the full review.

Disclaimer: This post is part of our Picture Sunday series, you can find all of the previous ones here.

About Lear

LEAR is a brand from Hong Kong that makes beautiful custom and universal in ears since 2008. Tatco Ma is the founder and CEO of Forever Source Digital, which is a very nice and well-known portable audio retailer in Hong Kong. LEAR brand operates with the full support of the shop.… Read the full article

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Review: Oriveti OH300 – Fresh Air

By | July 17th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , |

Today we take a detailed look at the Oriveti OH300, a fresh addition to Oriveti’s lineup. Let’s see how it performs.

Disclaimer: I received the OH300 from Oriveti directly. I only covered the customs tax when the package arrived. Oriveti is not affiliated with Headfonia. 

Intro

After being away for quite some time, I return with another Universal IEM review. And it again is a hybrid model with some really promising qualities. I’ll of course go into detail below, but I need to say it’s good to be back at Headfonia.… Read the full article

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Review: InEarz P450 ADEL – Heavy Hitter

By | June 19th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In today’s review we present you the InEarz P450 with ADEL, a mid-to-high range custom monitor from InEarz Audio’s portfolio.

Disclaimer: I received the InEarz P450 free of charge for this review. I’ve provided my ear impressions and also covered the customs taxes when I received the monitors. InEarz Audio is not affiliated with Headfonia.

Intro

I’ve had a lot experience with custom monitors in the past two years thanks to the Headfonia team, and the companies that I’ve been working with.… Read the full article

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Review: Moondrop A8 – Otherness

By | June 12th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , |

Today we have another product to show you from the Far-East; the Moondrop A8.

Disclaimer: I received the Moondrop A8 free of charge for this review from Linsoul. The price for the A8 is around $ 669 in the market and you can buy it directly from Linsoul Store.

Intro

If you’re reading this article, you probably are familiar with the name “Moondrop”. Also, their Kanas Pro model might ring some bells here as that has been quite a popular Chi-Fi item lately.… Read the full article

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