The Aether R will appeal most to those wanting great musical enjoyment and technical performance without sacrificing overall balance or long-term listen-ability.
Pros – Class-leading design and excellent build, Highly linear tuning, Dead neutral tonality, Satin Audio cable Cons – Limited bass … Continue Reading GAudio Nair Review – Swiss Utility
Pros – Bubble-free clear shells, Super comfortable fit-depth, Very well-balanced signature, Exceptionally natural midrange presentation Cons – Bass extension below … Continue Reading Avara EST-6 Review – Lifelike
Pros – Tough, ultra-premium build and design, Eletech Plato included, Robust yet highly discerning bass, Clean and refined top-end, Cavernous … Continue Reading MMR Thummim Review – Abstraction
Introduction – If you’re reading this article, I highly suggest checking out my initial review of the pre-production Opera here … Continue Reading NXEars Opera Retail Unit Quick Review
If you’re looking for powerful vocals complemented by a light and atmospheric presentation, the Freya is a beautiful and nicely refined example.
The FA9 offers an appealing tunable sound alongside almost kilo-buck performance at enough of a discount not to compete with these models directly.
Pros – Perfectly neutral tone throughout, Outstanding technical ability, Super sharp imaging, Tough as nails titanium build Cons – Signature … Continue Reading Campfire Audio Ara Review – Audio Therapy
The Homunculus provides awesome contrast to the status quo, challenging the allure of familiarity with qualities the listener can grow to appreciate.
Introduction – Inearz is a CIEM manufacturer from Florida, USA. Like many of the greats in the high-end space, the … Continue Reading Inearz Utopia First Impressions
The Craft Six competes in kilo-buck turf in both tonality and technicality at a substantial discount.
If you have the means and a preference for naturally tuned monitors, the EST-6 will be a great daily driver.
Pros – Excellent build quality and vastly improved ergonomics, Quality stock cable and custom MCMX connectors, Very balanced hybrid sound, … Continue Reading Campfire Audio Solaris 2020 Review – Reformed
Pros – Quality build, Compact and ergonomic design, Removable cable, Above average technical ability Cons – Slightly muddy bass, Strained, … Continue Reading Blon BL-05 Review – All Show
Pros – Gorgeous build with ergonomic design, Excellent stock cable, Outstanding micro-detail retrieval, Hugely dynamic bass, Highly engaging yet balanced … Continue Reading Astrotec Phoenix Review – Heavy Hitter
Introduction – Fiio requires little introduction, the company has been an audiophile favourite for years on behalf of their competitive … Continue Reading Fiio FA9 First Impressions