Friday, 24 February 2017

Review: iFi Audio iTube2

Firstly I would like to thank iFi for this sample to review, as always I try to write honest reviews, this unit has had over 50hrs of burn-in, no real differences were noted.

Gear Used:
HP Pavillion laptop > JDS Labs OL DAC > iTube2 > Marantz PM44 MKII SE > Denon SCM-50

Tech Specs:
You can find a comprehensive list on the iFi Website:

Sunday, 5 February 2017

Review: Advanced Sound M4

Firstly I would like to thank Advanced for getting in touch and sending me this sample for review, as always I will try and write an honest review. These received over 50hrs of burn-in, no real differences were noted.

Gear Used:
Audio Opus #2 > M4 (S grey silicone tips and Comply tips)


Tech Specs:
  • ·        Driver Unit-         Custom-tuned Single Dynamic Drivers
  • ·        Impedance-        16 Ohm+/-15%
  • ·        Sensitivity-          92dB+/-3dB at 1kHz
  • ·        Frequency Response-      20Hz – 20kHz
  • ·        Rated Power Input-          1mW
  • ·        Max. Input Power-           5mW
  • ·        Cord length-       1.36M
  • ·        Plug-      3.5mm Gold Plated
  • ·        MSRP-      $99 (On sale for $39.99 currently)


Sunday, 29 January 2017

Review: Audio Opus #2 DAP (End Game DAP)

Firstly I would like to thank Audio Opus for this sample, as always I will try to write an honest review, this unit has been my daily player for the last couple of months.

Gear Used: Opus #2 > Inearz P350 / Mee Audio M6 Pro / Advanced M4 and more, it has also been used as the source for my Hifi system both via Optical and Line Out.


Tech Specs:
Comprehensive list on their website: http://www.audio-opus.com/?page_id=16867

Sunday, 15 January 2017

Review: Unique Melody Mentor v2

Firstly I would like to thank Musicteck for arranging the loan unit for review, after some discussion on the genres I listen to the Mentor v2 was suggested. These received the usual 50hrs of burn-in, no differences were noted.

Gear Used:
Audio Opus #2 DAP > Mentor v2 (S foam tips, hybrid cable)


Tech Specs:
Drivers: 10 x Balanced Armatures (4 x low, 2 x mid, 2 x mid/high, 2 x high) – 4-way crossover
Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz
Impedance: 20Ω
Sensitivity: 112dB

Friday, 30 December 2016

Review: AAW Q - Micro IEM

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

Gear Used:
Audio Opus #2 DAP > AAW Q with S silicone tips



Tech Specs:
·        Proprietary 6mm Dynamic MicroDriver
·        Impedance: 42Ohm
·        Frequency Range: 10Hz-400000Hz
·        Sensitivity: 113db SPL @ 1mW
·        Input Power: 3mW
·        Cable Length: 1.27m
·        MSRP: S$299 (around £165)