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Celebration Giveaway 32: Earsonics Grace & Effect Audio Ares II 8W

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

We continue our $50k gear giveaway with a special Easter giveway! . Just keep reading and enter the giveaway!

Last week’s Winners

The iBasso giveaway as expected was huge as it’s a very popular brand ! The lucky guys this week are:

iBasso IT04: Wiwit Nugroho from Jakarta

iBasso IT01: Alexander O Guevarra Jr from Philippines   

iBasso IT01: Michael Donovan from The UK

iBasso IT01: TJ from Canada

iBasso IT01: Narayan from India 

You will be contacted very shortly by email (check your spam folder), so make sure to get in touch.… Read the full article

Review: JH Audio JH13V2 PRO – For the love of Music

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

Disclaimer: I was sent the JH13V2 PRO by JH Audio free of charge in exchange for this review. JH Audio is in no other way related to Headfonia and the sample doesn’t need to be returned

JH Audio

As we have learned from the interview with Jerry Harvey we did last year, JH Audio was founded 2008. But Jerry has been the founder and owner of Ultimate Ears and has designed some of their most reputable products, including the Triple.Fi. If you haven’t read the interview yet, you can do it here.… Read the full article

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Picture Sunday – Niimbus Audio US4+

By | March 30th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Today we’re looking at the Niimbus US4+, the brand new reference headphone amplifier from Germany.

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

Niimbus Audio

Niimbus Audio, you might never have heard of it before. But you probably have heard of Violectric, or Lake People. And that is the company behind Niimbus Audio, I bet I have your attention now.

Since its founding in 1986, Lake People has been developing solutions for recording studios that demand the highest levels of sound and reliability.… Read the full article

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Review: Hyla TE5B & TE5T – The Trident Engine

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

Today we take a look at two very special IEMs from Hyla Audio; the Hyla TE-5B and the Hyla TE-5T, which are both limited edition products.

Disclaimer: Hyla Audio sent us both the Hyla TE-5B and the TE-5T for this review. We’re not affiliated with Hyla Audio and this review reflects our own opinions.

Disclaimer 2: This is a joint review. You will read my impressions for the TE-5B for the most of this review, and at the end you will see Linus’ thoughts about the TE-5T variant.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: Earsonics Purple – Purple Rain

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

Today we take a detailed look at Earsonics’ most recent and highly anticipated Universal IEM: the Earsonics Purple.

Disclaimer: The Earsonics Purple was sent me directly by the company itself from France as a review sample. The MSRP of the Purple is 1300 EUR at this point. Earsonics is not affiliated with Headfonia.

Intro

Well well, what do we have here? The latest creation from a brand which has many audiophile fans across the globe, including in my country. Earsonics received a huge fan boost when they released the Velvet back in 2015 and they’re still going strong today.… 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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Review: Flux Lab Acoustics Atlas – For the love of music

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

Disclaimer: The Flux Lab Acoustics Atlas was sent to us by the company itself. This unit after his review will be used as demo unit for BeNeLux audio shops as well as reference unit for our articles. Flux Lab Acoustics is not in any way related to Headfonia.

Flux Lab Acoustics

Probably the name doesn’t ring a bell with most of you and to be honest, it didn’t ring any bells for myself when I first heard about them. I have been following them since May last year when they showed a prototype of the unit we’re reviewing today at he High End show in Munich.… 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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