$2999MezeDisclaimer: The Meze Empyrean sent to us was purchased by us and is an ex-demo unit with burn-in. We thank the team at Meze for giving us this opportunity to review at this early stage. To read more about Meze products we reviewed on Headfonics click here. This is an exciting First Contact for me […]
Tonality9.2Build Quality8.9Comfort & Fit8.9Matchability9.2 9.1Score$999HifimanDisclaimer: The Hifiman Ananda sent to us is a sample in exchange for our honest opinion. We thank the team at Hifiman for giving us this opportunity. To read more about Hifiman products we have reviewed on Headfonics click here. In a way, the release of the Sundara from Hifiman heralded a […]
$29.99MrSpeakersDisclaimer: The MrSpeakers Ether C Flow V1.1 Upgrade Kit was sent to us a sample in exchange for our honest opinion. We thank MrSpeakers for this opportunity. To learn more about MrSpeakers product reviews on Headfonics you can click here. The price of entry to flagship headphones of late is increasingly ‘taxing’ on the wallet. I […]
Tonality9.5Build Quality9.4Comfort & Fit8.6Matchability9.4 9.2Score$3999FinalDisclaimer: The Final D8000 sent to us is a sample in exchange for our honest opinion. We thank the team at Final for giving us this opportunity. It is nice to see a new name on the planar market, in this case, Final from Japan (previously known as Final Audio). They […]
$549.50BrainwavzDisclaimer: The Brainwavz Alara was sent to us a sample in exchange for our initial impressions and honest opinion. We thank Brainwavz for this opportunity. To learn more about Brainwavz product reviews on Headfonics you can click here. The Alara is currently on Pre-Order at a special discounted price of $499 – estimated date for […]
Tonality8.7Build Quality8.5Comfort & Fit8.9Matchability8.8 8.7ScoreFrom $300KickstarterDisclaimer: The Verum 1 sent to us for the purposes of this review is a sample only and Verum Audio is not a site advertiser. You can find out more and pre-order the Verum 1 on their Kickstarter Page here. Over the last 2 years, planar headphone companies have been […]
Disclaimer: The Hifiman Sundara sent to us for the purposes of this review is a sample and does not have to be returned. Thank you to Hifiman for giving us this opportunity.
It has been 3 years since Hifiman last focused on it’s entry-level or mid-fi range of planar headphones.
The last we reviewed was the HE400s and HE400i/HE560 back in early 2015 and they scored fairly well.… Read the full article
Disclaimer: The Audeze LCD-MX sent to us for the purposes of this review is a loan sample and will be returned after this review. Thank you to Audeze for giving us this opportunity.
Summit-Fi has experienced a boom in population over the past few years.
I’ve reviewed many of the flagship headphones on the current market, each of them stretching my wallet to a maximum capacity and all for the name of science!… Read the full article
Disclaimer: The Advanced Alpha sent to us for the purposes of this review is a sample and does not have to be returned to Advanced. Thank you to distributors Aurem Fidelitatem and Advanced for giving us this opportunity.
It is always exciting to see a new entry into perhaps my favorite category of audio gear, planar magnetic headphones. I have been a solid user of planar headphones for going on 10 years now and I doubt that will change.… Read the full article
The AEON line first launched with the closed back version last year has fast become a bit of a darling for its excellent price to performance ratio.
This was a uniquely designed, lightweight planar headphones with technology previously found in their flagship Ether line but at half the price.
Thus, it was no surprise to me that Dan and the team decided to make an open-backed version of this headphone, called the AEON Flow (Open).… Read the full article