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MrSpeakers Aeon Flow Open Headphone Review

By | March 6th, 2018|Categories: Audiohead|Tags: , , , , , , , |

It’s been a constant trajectory of upward growth for Dan Clark and MrSpeakers headphone products. Only a few years out from modding T50RP headphones and his collection of original sonic creations has grown from a single model to more than eight, spanning costs from $3k for his VOCE electrostatic down to the subject of today’s analysis, the newly-opened AEON Flow ($799).

While the closed AEON has received some solid feedback from the online community, open configurations for headphones generally deliver more air and breathability (both sonically and physically).… Read the full article

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The Audeze iSine LX

By | January 27th, 2018|Categories: Audiohead|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

While we may be pushing the timeline around for daily readers of the site, the Audeze announcement that came out of CES this year was still bustling around the scene by the time we made it to the musician-friendly show NAMM. It was at this Anaheim show where we finally met up with representatives from the company and got the usual download from the OC startup known for producing some serious planar magnetic tech.

With the formal introduction and PR release landing a few weeks before, the news of a new addition to the iSine family came as a little bit of a surprise.… Read the full article

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Muscular & filigreed – Audeze’s Sine Deluxe on-ear headphones

By | April 10th, 2017|Categories: DAR|Tags: , , , , , , |

Absolutism. I could tell you that Audeze’s Sine on-ear headphone feels well made – robust even. That doesn’t help much – your definition of robust build quality, as applied to portable headphones, may differ from my own.

Not until I tell you that the Sine’s metal framework and hard-shell earcups look and feel like they would withstand more street life knocks than, say, OPPO Digital’s over-ear PM-3 and (especially) Sony’s MDR-1000X, even when run as wired actives. The Sine need every ounce of their own strength.… Read the full article

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