Are Large Number, Multi-BA Driver IEMs Dead? AK and Jerry Harvey Say “NAY!”

By | August 8th, 2019|Categories: Audiohead|Tags: , , , , , |

Astell and Kern Jerry Harvey Layla AION

In the world of high end in-ears hybrid designs are all the rage. 6-9mm dynamic drivers coupled with balanced armature or even “tri-brid” eletrocstatic options are starting to crop up across audio shows and in product releases. Jerry Harvey Audio (universal fits distributed by DAP-maker Astell and Kern) has a new update to their flagship Layla model incorporating new bits to everything but the drivers and signature curve.

Keeping the original internal design mostly intact translates to a more “traditional” 12 proprietary BA drivers per side – 4 low, 4 high and 4 mid.… Read the full article