The AkoustyX R-115 & R-220 are single and dual-driver proprietary tuned, balanced armature monitors with a stage referencing tuning. They are on sale currently for $119 and $199 respectively. Disclaimer: The AkoustyX R-115 & R-220 sent to us are samples in exchange for our honest opinion. We thank the team at AkoustyX for giving us […]
After launching five new IEM’s just last year at Rocky Mountain Audio Fest, Akoustyx is still riding high on the wave created by their own unique lightweight IEM design and custom fitting kits. Universal IEM’s aren’t for everyone, but they could be with the fitting kit from Akoustyx.
Showing at CanJam were many models from the Akoustyx product line-up, which include the R110 IEM that uses a single balanced armature to cover all ranges. However is was the NEW MS4 prototype that caught most of my attention.… Read the full article
Disclaimer: The R-210 and R-220 IEMs were sent to us by Akoustyx directly in exchange for this review. The units don’t need to be returned.
To be honest I had never heard of Akoustyx till a few months ago when Andrew Bellavia – the Knowles (balanced armatures) Director of Market Development – pointed it out to me. Knowles tends to keep track of reviews using Knowles drivers and I one day found the following message in my inbox;
Hi Lieven, I thought you might be interested to know of a new brand emerging.… Read the full article