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Review: Shozy BG – Striking

By | April 22nd, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , |

Today it’s time to take a detailed look at the Shozy BG, the company’s 5BA IEM. It actually performs exceptional for the price that it goes for. Check out the review to see how it does that.

Disclaimer: Shozy sent us the Shozy BG 5BA IEM for a full review. It doesn’t have to be returned. The MSRP for the BG right now is $ 279. 

About Shozy

Shozy is a personal audio brand from Hong Kong. They were mostly producing portable DACs/Amplifiers together with Digital Audio Players, but they recently jumped in to the IEM market as well.… Read the full article

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

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

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

Celebration Giveaway 31: iBasso IT01 & IT04

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

We continue our $50k gear giveaway with 5! IEMs from iBasso. Just keep reading and enter the giveaway!

Last week’s Winners

The Mytek Liberty DAC really surprised me looking at he numbers of entries. Go Mytek! The lucky guy this week is Asier Ausocoa from Spain. You will be contacted very shortly by email (check your spam folder), so make sure to get in touch.

Number 31

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

Review: Kinera Odin – Musical

By | April 8th, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , , |

Today I take a detailed look at the Kinera ODIN, the most assertive in ear monitor from the Kinera brand yet. Let’s see how it performs.

Disclaimer: I received the Kinera Odin from Kinera as a review sample, and it does not have to be returned. The MSRP for the Odin is $799USD. For the sound evaluation, I used the Hugo from Chord Electronics most of the time.

About Kinera

Kinera operates in China under Yutai Electronics, which was established in 2010.… Read the full article

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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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Review : Fearless Audio S6 Rui – with a Bang

By | April 1st, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , |

Disclaimer : The Fearless Audio S6 were sent to us free of charge in exchange of an honest opinion by Linsoul. Their retail price is 399€/$ and you can find them in the Linsoul store directly.

About Fearless Audio

Founded in 2012, Fearless audio produces IEMs and CIEMs for professional users. I didn’t know the brand prior to this review, but thanks to Linsoul, I’m widening my range of knowledge every month.

If they’ve been making IEM for more than 7 years now, Fearless began to experiment with 3D-printed models in 2016 only.… 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: 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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