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Review: Jomo Audio Trinity

By | September 18th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , |

In this review we take a close-up look the new Trinity by Jomo Audio. The world’s first triple hybrid design. Will it convince us? Let’s find out!

Disclaimer: Jomo Audio supplied the Trinity free of charge. I only had to pay to import the product to Austria. Headfonia is not affiliated with Jomo Audio and they are not a site advertiser. Many thanks for the opportunity and generosity.

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

Review: Auris Audio Euterpe – Mus(e)ic

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

In this review we put the Auris Audio Euterpe through its paces. We’ll learn how it performs sonically and how it handles different headphones.

Disclaimer: Auris Audio supplied the Euterpe amplifier free of charge. I only had to pay for importing it to Austria. Auris is not a site advertiser and not affiliated with Headfonia. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity!

About Auris Audio:

Auris is a Serbian brand that mainly builds HiFi tube amplifiers, headphone amps but they also produce speakers.… Read the full article

Review: StereoPravda SPearphone SB-3.5

By | September 2nd, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , |

The StereoPravda SB-3.5 is the newest addition to the SPearphone IEM line-up. It’s so new it isn’t even on the StereoPravda website yet. Let’s discover some more about it!

Disclaimer: The StereoProavda SB-3.5 was handed to my by Misha Kucherenko at High End Munich 2019 directly in exchange for this review. The unit doesn’t need to be returned as far as I know.

Intro

We have reviewed the StereoPravda SPearphone SB-7 on Headfonia already, so it’s strongly suggested to read up on that review first.… Read the full article

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Review: Empire Ears Valkyrie

By | August 26th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , |

In this review we take a close-up look at Empire Ears’ first ever triple hybrid design – the Valkyrie. It features a dynamic driver, a balanced armature and an electrostatic tweeter.

Disclaimer: Empire Ears provided the Valkyrie free of charge for this review. I only had to pay for importing the product. Headfonia is not affiliated with Empire Ears and they are not a site advertiser. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity. We have received a prototype for this review.Read the full article

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Celebration Giveaway 50: Chord Electronics – Qutest

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

We continue our $50k gear giveaway with the Chors Elctronics Quetest DAC! Just keep reading and enter the giveaway!

Last week’s Winners

The Westone W80 giveaway is now over! The lucky guy/girl this week is CJ from the USA. You will be contacted very shortly by email (check your spam folder), so make sure to get in touch.

Number 50

As promised and explained earlier, we’ll be doing a year long of weekly giveaways and last September was the start of our 52-week celebration.… Read the full article

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Celebration Giveaway 49: Westone W80

By | August 18th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , |

We continue our $50k gear giveaway with the W80 universal IEM from Westone! Just keep reading and enter the giveaway!

Last week’s Winners

The ROON giveaway is now over! The lucky guy/girl this week is Nicholas Chan from Hong Kong. You will be contacted very shortly by email (check your spam folder), so make sure to get in touch.

Number 49

As promised and explained earlier, we’ll be doing a year long of weekly giveaways and last September was the start of our 52-week celebration.… Read the full article

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Picture Sunday – Jomo Audio Trintiy

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

In this Picture Sunday post we’re taking our first look at the new black brass Trinity by Jomo Audio.

Disclaimer: This post is part of our Picture Sunday series, where we take first looks at new gear in the queue. To check out more of these posts click here.

Jomo, I’m sure you’ve come across that name in the past. They have been playing the field hard lately, as they did attend several CanJam shows around the world. Jomo Audio is run by Joseph Mou (hence JoMo), a former broadcast engineer that turned his focus on high end In Ear Monitors a few years ago.… Read the full article

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Review: qdc Anole VX – Chameleon

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

In this review we’re taking a closer look at the qdc Anole VX. It’s a ten driver flagship IEM from the Chinese company qdc. Will it impress us? Let’s find out!

Disclaimer: qdc provided the Anole VX at no cost. I only had to pay for shipping my impressions to China and to import the final product. qdc is not affiliated with Headfonia and not a site advertiser. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity.

About qdc:

The parent company of qdc, Shenzhen Qili Industrial Co Ltd, has been around since 2005.… Read the full article

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Picture Sunday – CustomArt Fibae 7

By | August 3rd, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , |

Today we’re looking at the FIBAE 7, the brand new reference custom IEM from CustomArt.

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

CustomArt

I’ve you’ve been into personal audio these past few years, you’ve surely heard of CustomArt and their FIBAE and other series.  CustomArt is a Polish based company that was founded in May 2012 by Piotr Granicki. Piotr was a reviewer at the time he started his own company and with the experience he had, he was convinced he could make great sounding monitors.… Read the full article

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Review: Empire Ears Wraith – Augustus

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

Today we are taking a closer look at the new flagship of Empire Ears – the Wraith. It is the spiritual successor of their highly acclaimed Zeus monitor. Let’s find out if it convinces us.

Disclaimer: Empire Ears provided the Wraith free of charge for this review. I only had to pay for importing the product. Headfonia is not affiliated with Empire Ears and they are not a site advertiser. Many thanks for the generosity and opportunity. I received a prototype for this review.Read the full article

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