Saturday, 23 July 2016

Review: 1MORE E1001 Triple Driver Hybrid for $99

Firstly I would like to thank 1More for sending me this sample to review, I always try to write honest reviews, these received over 50hrs of burn-in before review, no differences were noted.

Gear Used:
OnePlus 2 / iPod Classic > Triple drivers (testing mic and buttons)
Audio Opus #1 DAP > Triple drivers (critical listening)


Tech Specs:
Drivers > Dual balanced armature + one dynamic driver
Frequency Response > 20-40,000Hz
Sensitivity > 99dB
Impedance > 32Ω
Cable Length > 1.25m
In-Line Remote > Included
Weight > 18g
Price > $99

Friday, 8 July 2016

Miu-Audio Indiegogo campaign: Duplex - The portable tube headphone amp







"DUPLEX" is a vacuum tube power amplifier that reproduce Hi-Fi grade audio in your living room.  At the same time, you can bring it out to provide you audiophile music on the road.  It is the world's first amplifier that is a Hi-Fi but yet, also a portable headphone amplifier.



Tuesday, 5 July 2016

Review: Superlux HD662 Evo

Firstly I would like to thank Tony at Superlux for sending me this sample to review, I always try to write honest reviews. These received over 50hrs of burn-in before reviewing, I did not notice any big changes.

Gear Used:
Dell XPS 15 > Matrix Quattro II > Matrix HPA-2C > HD662 Evo


Tech Specs:
Type: Dynamic closed back
Driver: 50mm
Sensitivity: 98dB SPL @ 1mW
Frequency Response: 10-30,000Hz
Impedance: 32Ω
Weight: 250g (without cable)
Price: €31 (on thomann)

Monday, 20 June 2016

Up and Running

Hi All,

I would just like to write saying I am back up and running, I apologise for the downtime. This is due to domain registration issues with google and eNom, but I have sorted it as you can see.

I have some reviews coming shortly, some Superlux, Lear, 1More and others, so stay tuned.

Also my email was down, but working again so if you tried to send me an email from between the 28th May and 20th June could you kindly resend it.

Saturday, 28 May 2016

Comparison Review: Fostex T50/T40/T20rp MK3

Firstly I would like to thank Matt at SCV distribution (Fostex UK Distributor) for lending me these models for a comparison, I always try to write honest reviews. These have all been burned in, no real differences were noted.

Gear Used:
Audio Opus #1 / Dell XPS 15 > Matrix Quattro II > Matrix HPA-2C


Tech Specs:
(T20RPmk3)
Driver:    Regular Phase (or Orthodynamic)
Impedance:    50 ohm
Sensitivity:    92dB (at 1kHz, 1mW)
Frequency Response:    15Hz – 35kHz
Maximum Input Power:    3000mW
Weight:    315g
Cable:    Detachable 1/4” Stereo Phone (3m) and Stereo Mini (1.2m)

(T40RPmk3)

Driver:    Regular Phase (or Orthodynamic)
Impedance:    50 ohm
Sensitivity:    91dB (at 1kHz, 1mW)
Frequency Response:    20Hz – 35kHz
Maximum Input Power:    3000mW
Weight:    315g
Cable:    Detachable 1/4” Stereo Phone (3m) and Stereo Mini (1.2m)

(T50RPmk3)
Driver:    Regular Phase (or Orthdynamic)
Impedance:    50 ohm
Sensitivity:    92dB (at 1kHz, 1mW)
Frequency Response:    15Hz – 35kHz
Maximum Input Power:    3000mW
Weight:    315g
Cable:    Detachable 1/4” Stereo Phone (3m) and Stereo Mini (1.2m)
MSRP: £119