Phantomskinz Matte Review – Unaltered Brilliance

Introduction – With the price of consumer electronics ever inflating, smartphones have become a much longer-term investments. However, phones are concurrently growing slimmer and their bezels smaller; they are arguably more scratch and shatter-prone than ever before. Simultaneously, design has been an ongoing focus for manufacturers as each struggle to differentiate their product from the…

1More Dual Driver ANC Lightning Review – Traditional Audio, Evolved Features

Introduction – 1More are perhaps most renowned for their triple hybrid driver in-ear, a model that offered stunning value with its chiselled metal build and warm, inviting sound. However, their popularity stems from numerous factors besides sound quality and build; 1More are also an immensely progressive company with a plethora of designs tailored towards varied…

Meze 7N OCC Silver Plated Cable Review

Introduction – Meze witnessed a rapid rise to fame with the release of their original 99 Classics; an over-ear headphone that won over no shortage of fans and critics with its sculpted wooden design, natural sound and outstanding ergonomics. But another, less coveted aspect of Meze’s headphone is their modular design that enables users to…

Fiio F9 Giveaway

The F9 from Fiio represents one of the most critically acclaimed and popular models on the market. With a stunning aluminium build, removable cable and a high-fidelity triple hybrid driver setup, the F9 provides an engaging sound with copious detail and clarity. So Everyday Listening collaborated with Fiio to organise a giveaway to grant one…

Fiio F9 Pro Review – Pure Clarity

Introduction – Fiio have grown from a small manufacturer to an industry juggernaut in the span of just a few years due to their competitive pricing, eye-catching designs and consistent performance. Their myriad source devices played an integral role in their popularisation but with competition filling the market to saturation, it is clear that other…

Venture Asura 2.0S Review –  Clear Intention

Introduction – Though undoubtedly a controversial sentiment, the earbud form factor has always been a kind of work-in-progress, as manufacturers struggle to balance a poor seal with adequate bass response and the physical dampening of foam covers with clarity and treble extension. It’s not a new market, but one that has been recently invigorated with…

Master & Dynamic MH40 Review – Pure Decadence

Introduction – New York City-based Master and Dynamic first emerged in 2014, making a big entrance into a market already crowded with portable headphones. Despite this, the company rapidly caught ground though their classic luxury designs and unique yet distinguished tuning. The company have since expanded their product line to include wireless and in-ear models,…

Penon OS849 Review – Impact and Awe

Introduction – Penon Audio are known as a wonderful portal for the wider world to access Chifi goodies of the East. However, they have since launched their own independent store with its own line of value-orientated products. At present, Penon only offer their BS1 earbud and the OS849 cable being reviewed today, though they have had…

Campfire Lyra II Review – Dulcet Symphony

Introduction – Campfire have very quickly achieved mass popularity on account of their exceptional flagship earphones and unique designs realised through flawless manufacturing; something that extends even to their most affordable Orion. And like so many others, I hold their Andromeda and Vega in high regard, both are incredibly well-executed flagship earphones with distinct tonalities….

Simgot EN700 Pro Review – Natural Talent

Introduction – The $100 iem market is saturated with offerings, all carrying different flavours of sounds within varying form factors. However, a few models stand above the rest, either through exceptional technical ability enabling responsive eQ or tonal refinement, the latter being notably lacking. And among them, the EN700 Bass was one of my favourites….

Phiaton BT460 Review – Commuter’s Companion

Introduction – My first experience with Phiaton was with their noise cancelling in-ears way back in 2012. While they weren’t the greatest audiophile masterpiece I had heard, the earphones were ergonomically designed and well featured, I was pleased with their value and construction considering Phiaton’s asking price. So when Phiaton contacted the site, I was…

Fiio F9 Review – Making Waves

Introduction – Though best known for their sources, Fiio have augmented their new devices with a line of accompanying in-ear earphones that each offer sensational value at several conservative price points. I’ve personally reviewed them all, from the humble F1 to the excellent EX1 and F5. And, through aggressive pricing and partnership with audio guru…