This is Nathan’s farewell article, looking back at 4 years of writing for Headfonia. I’d like to thank Nathan for his dedication, great photography, humor and knowledge he’s shared with us. Headfonia wouldn’t be where we are today if it hadn’t been for Nathan. I wish him all the best for his future career. Make sure to leave him a comment! Lieven
We continue our $50k gear giveaway with a very good amplifier: The Meier Audio Corda ROCK! Just keep reading and enter the giveaway!
Last week’s Winner
The Inear Germany StageDiver SD5 review to no surprise had a lot of entries but there can be only one winner, and that is: Evgeni from Bulgaria!!! Congratulations. You’ll be contacted very soon, please get in touch.
The SP1000M is a new smaller version of the SP1000 from the South Korean Astell&Kern.
Disclaimer: The star of this weeks’ picture Sunday is the SP1000M. This post is a part of our Picture Sunday series and the SP1000M was sent to us for a full review including comparison to its big brother.
I’m not going to keep repeating who exactly A&K is, so let’s just copy/paste.
MrSpeakers recently launched the successor to the popular Ether headphones – the Ether 2. Today we will take it out for a spin.
Disclaimer: MrSpeakers provided the Ether 2 at no cost, I only had to pay for importing them. MrSpeakers is not affiliated with Headfonia and not a site advertizer. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity to review the Ether 2.
The Lark Studio LSX is a 10BA Driver flagship monitor from Lark Studio. Let’s find out how it performs in the field of flagship monitors with this review.
Disclaimer: The Lark Studio LSX is a demo sample from the company and I shall return it once my work is finished. It goes for 1700$ from Lark Studio’s website. I tested the monitor with the Lotoo Paw Gold, Sony WM1A and the Sony ZX2.
Stereo systems are outstanding, flagship headphones are marvelous, but flagship In Ear Monitors are really something else.… Read the full article
We continue our $50k gear giveaway with a world class universal IEM: The Inear stageDiver SD5! Just keep reading and enter the giveaway!
Last week’s Winner
The DHC Elite 19 InterConnect giveaway was quite special but there can be only one winner, and that is: Stephan from South Korea!!! Congratulations. You’ll be contacted very soon, please get in touch.
FAudio is a relatively young brand from Hong Kong. They have been doing reshells for third parties for a while before they decided to make their own IEMs. Today we will take a sneak peek at one of their newest models – the Symphony.
Disclaimer: This post is part of our Picture Sunday series, you can find all of the previous ones here.
When you look at personal audio, and especially portable audio, the most important market is Asia.… Read the full article
Disclaimer: I’ve received the Effect Audio Eros II as a review sample free of charge. The cable costs 280$ at the present moment. Effect Audio is a site advertiser. I tested the cable with the PEARS SH-3 and M-Fidelity SA50 CIEMs.
The boutique cable market has developed quite fast in recent years, especially the popularity of the IEM cables has increased a lot.… Read the full article
In this article we’re looking at the Hifiman Ananda, the Edition X V2’s successor.
Disclaimer: Hifiman sent us the Hifiman Ananda free of charge in exchange for this review. The unit doesn’t have to be returned as far as I know. The picture in this article are both ours as well as the official Hifiman ones.
Hifiman over the last years has quickly become a personal audio brand everyone knows and talks about. They offer a whole range of products for every budget and they strive to continuously extend, improve and update their product line-up.… Read the full article