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Review: Abyss Diana Phi – Flash Gordon

By | May 6th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In this review we’re taking a close-up look at the Diana Phi by Abyss Headphones. The thinnest boutique headphone in the market.

Disclaimer: The Diana Phi was supplied to us free of charge by Abyss for the purpose of a review. Headfonia is in no way affiliated with Abyss or JPS Labs (their parent company). Abyss is not a site advertiser. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity!

About Abyss Headphones:

Abyss’ parent company, JPS Labs LLC, has been around since 1990 in the business making high performance digital and analogue cables.… Read the full article

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Review: Woo Audio WA11 – No Sweat

By | April 29th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , |

Today we’re taking a closer look at the WA11 from Woo Audio. It’s their latest transportable DAC/Amp with a fully balanced design.

Disclaimer: Woo Audio provided the WA11 free of charge for this review. I only had to pay for importing the product. Headfonia is not related to Woo Audio in any way, Woo is not a site advertiser. Many thanks for the generosity!

About Woo Audio:

Every tube-lover out there has probably heard the name Woo Audio at least once in their life.… Read the full article

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Review: Double Helix Cables Prion4 – Refined

By | April 25th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , |

In this review we are taking a look at the top of the line cable by Double Helix Cables – their Prion4 headphone cable.

Disclaimer: Double Helix Cables supplied the Prion4 free of charge. DHC is not affiliated with Headfonia and not a site advertiser. Many thanks for the generosity!

About Double Helix Cables (DHC):

Double Helix Cables is an American brand for boutique aftermarket cables formed by Peter Bradstock. DHC has been formed in 2009 and only three years later Peter has decided to commit his full energy and time to the project of bringing exciting and great sounding products to the market.… Read the full article

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Picture Sunday: Astell&Kern Diana

By | April 20th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , |

In this Picture Sunday post we take a brief look at the Astell&Kern Diana. The latest IEM in collaboration with IEM pioneer JH Audio.

Disclaimer: This is part of our Picture Sunday series, where we take a first look at gear in the review queue. To check out the other Picture Sunday posts click here.

Those of you who read our reviews on a regular basis know that we all speak highly of JH Audio monitors here on Headfonia. They all have a very unique signature that’s really clicking with us.… Read the full article

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Review: AAW Nightingale – Planar Birdy

By | April 15th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Today we’re taking a look at AAW’s first planar magnetic IEM – the Nightingale. Let’s find out how it performs.

Disclaimer: The Nightingale was provided free of charge by AAW. I only had to pay for importing the earphone from Singapore. AAW is not affiliated with Headfonia and not a site advertiser. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity.

About AAW:

Advanced AcousticWerkes is a Singaporean brand of custom and universal In Ear Monitors. They have been around for a little while already.… Read the full article

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Review: Cowon Plenue L – Romance

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

We’re back with another DAP review, this time of the new flagship by Cowon – the Plenue L. How does it fare up against the current competition? Let’s find out.

Disclaimer: Cowon provided the Plenue L free of charge. I only had to pay for importing it from South Korea. Cowon is not affiliated with Headfonia and not a site advertiser. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity to review the Plenue L.

About Cowon:

Cowon is a South Korean manufacturer of digital audio players, earphones, multi-media players and dash-cams.… Read the full article

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Review: 64 Audio Tia Trió – Arete

By | March 21st, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , |

In this review we’re taking a closer look at the tia Triótm by 64 Audio. Can it hold up against the higher tier models in their range? Let’s find out.

Disclaimer: 64 Audio provided the tiatm Trió at no cost, I only had to pay to import them. 64 Audio is not a site advertiser or affiliated with Headfonia. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity!

About 64 Audio:

64 Audio is an American brand of universal and custom fit In Ear Monitors seated in Vancouver, Washington.… Read the full article

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Picture Sunday Woo Audio WA11

By | March 16th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , |

Today we’re taking a preview at the WA11 – the first solid state DAC/Amp by Woo Audio.

This post is part of our Picture Sunday series where we take a first look at upcoming product reviews. To check out more of them, click here.

Woo Audio – a name that will definitely ring a bell for the tube enthusiasts out there. They have been actively making valve gear since 2004 and are operating from New York, USA. The company is run by Jack Wu, however the lead designer is his father Wei Wu.… Read the full article

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Review: Effect Audio Leonidas II Octa

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

Today we’re looking at the upgraded version of an award-winning cable – the Leonidas II Octa by Effect Audio.

Disclaimer: Effect Audio supplied the Leonidas II Octa at no cost. I only had to pay for importing the cable. Headfonia is not affiliated with Effect Audio, however, they are a site advertiser. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity.

About Effect Audio:

In our corners, Effect Audio doesn’t need an introduction anymore. The boutique cable manufacturer has been around for ten years now and ever since then they have been gaining popularity on a global scale.… Read the full article

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Review: Noble Audio Khan – King of Kings

By | March 13th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , |

Today we’re looking at the new flagship from Noble Audio – the Khan. It’s a triple hybrid IEM with a unique design.

Disclaimer: Noble Audio provided the Khan at no cost. I only had to pay for importing the product to Austria. Headfonia is not affiliated with Noble. As of this year, Noble is a site advertiser. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity to review the Khan.

About Noble Audio:

I’m sure everyone has heard of Noble Audio sometime in their audiophile time.… Read the full article

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