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Review: EarSonics Grace – Finesse Française

By | November 12th, 2018|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , |

French EarSonics has just announced a new flagship universal IEM – the Grace. I’ve had the chance to give it a good spin, let’s see how it performs.

Disclaimer: EarSonics supplied the Grace for the purpose of this review. It does not have to be returned. EarSonics is not a site advertiser and in no way affiliated with Headfonia. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity.

About EarSonics:

EarSonics is a French manufacturer of In Ear Monitors and hearing protection devices.… Read the full article

Picture Sunday -MrSpeakers Ether 2

By | November 10th, 2018|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , |

Dan Clark of MrSpeakers has started his audio career by modding Fostex headphones. Now after several years in the field he has made himself a name with his own headphones. The Ether 2 is the successor of the wildly popular Ether headphones.

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

My history with MrSpeakers headphones goes back to the year 2016. I was at the High End Munich show and was browsing around when I came to the headphone bar.… Read the full article

Review: Astell&Kern SR15 – Pocket Pleasure

By | October 29th, 2018|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , |

The A&norma SR15 is Astell&Kern’s latest entry level DAP and the spiritual successor of the AK70 MK2. Today we’ll find out how it performs.

Disclaimer: Astell&Kern provided the SR15 for this review at no cost. It is a loaner and will be returned to Astell&Kern. AK is not a site advertiser and in no way affiliated with Headfonia. Many thanks for the opportunity to review the SR15.

About Astell&Kern:

Astell&Kern is a South Korean high end brand for digital audio players (DAPs).… Read the full article

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Review: Effect Audio Leonidas II – Precious

By | October 11th, 2018|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Leonidas II is the successor of the highly acclaimed and loved Leonidas cable. Effect Audio has for the first time ever incorporated Palladium plated silver in a cable with it.

Disclaimer: The Leonidas II was provided by Effect Audio at no cost for this review. Effect Audio is a site advertiser, but not affiliated with Headfonia. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity to review the Leonidas II.

About Effect Audio:

Effect Audio is a boutique aftermarket cable company seated in Singapore.… Read the full article

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Review: Jomo Audio Quatre – La jouissance variable

By | October 8th, 2018|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , |

Jomo Audio has launched a whole new line of hybrid monitors. The Jomo Quatre represents the flagship monitor of the Mélange line. Now fully reviewed on Headfonia.

Disclaimer: Jomo provided the Quatre free of charge for this review. I only had to pay for my impressions, send them to Singapore and import the final product. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity to review the Quatre. Jomo Audio is not a site advertiser.

About Jomo Audio:

Jomo Audio has been launched in 2015, the year of the Golden Jubilee of Singapore (independence from Malaysia).… Read the full article

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Picture Sunday – Astell&Kern SR15

By | September 29th, 2018|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , |

Astell&Kern is the driving force in the high end DAP market. Their products are considered some of the very best. The recently launched SR15 is their new entry model. A first glance at it now, on Headfonia!

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

I have been a long-time fan of Astell&Kern DAPs. My first one was the AK120ii, which I still think is one of the finest looking and great sounding products of theirs.… Read the full article

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Review: Effect Audio Bespoke Eros II

By | September 29th, 2018|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Effect Audio’s cables are amongst the most popular on a global scale. Their bespoke service offers their regular line-up in eight wire form. Today we look at the bespoke Eros II.

Disclaimer: The Eros II 8-wire was provided free of charge by Effect Audio for this review. Effect Audio is a site advertiser. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity.

About Effect Audio:

Effect Audio is a boutique aftermarket cable company seated in Singapore. They have been around for nine years already, and can be seen as the leading manufacturers for audiophile aftermarket cables.… Read the full article

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Review: Dita Audio – Twins: Fealty and Fidelity

By | September 24th, 2018|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , |

Dita Audio has been making a few waves since their conception in 2013. Their most recent products is a pair of twin IEMs, Fealty and Fidelity. Do they impress?

Disclaimer: Dita Audio provided the Twins for this review. They do not have to be returned. Dita Audio is not affiliated with Headfonia and not a site advertiser. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity to review the Twins.

About Dita Audio:

Dita Audio is a Singapore based manufacturer of In Ear Monitors.… Read the full article

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Review: Schiit Audio Lyr 3 – Flexibility

By | September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Lyr 3 is a fully discrete tube hybrid headphone-amplifier that features some Godzilla like power. Does it sound good too? Let’s find out!

Disclaimer: The Lyr 3 by Schiit Audio was provided for the purpose of this review. Schiit Audio is not affliated with Headfonia and not a site advertizer. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity to test the Lyr 3 at an extended period.

About Schiit Audio

Schiit Audio is an American manufacturer of amplifiers, d/a converters and audio accessories.… Read the full article

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Picture Sunday – Empire Ears Triumvirate

By | August 25th, 2018|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , |

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

A lot has been said about Empire Ears since they launched their first products under that name. Previously to that, EarWerkz has left quite some impressions here on Headfonia. Empire Ears is one of those brands that have a huge fan base, especially their Zeus enjoys massive positive response and popularity. It to this date is regarded as one of the top tiers when it comes to in ear monitors.… Read the full article

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