At $99 US dollars, the UM1 is Westone’s entry-level, universal in-ear monitors. They are suited for professionals and consumers alike. If I counted correctly, this is already the third version.
The first UM1 had a transparent shell and a twirled cable, the second version was red and switched to a round cable. This version is grey and for the first time features a removable cable.
Sadly Westone missed remarking the version somewhere so I will just refer to them as “the new UM1.” To my dismay, I am not familiar with the previous versions of the UM1 so I can only review them for what they are and not highlight any differences.… Read the full article