If you enjoy a warm and punchy sound but don’t want to sacrifice balance, the EVE 20 sits within an essentially uncontested niche.
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
If you’re looking for powerful vocals complemented by a light and atmospheric presentation, the Freya is a beautiful and nicely refined example.
If you have the means and a preference for naturally tuned monitors, the EST-6 will be a great daily driver.
Pros – Excellent bass quality, Clean treble transients, Engaging yet balanced signature, Excellent value tribrid setup Cons – Mediocre noise … Continue Reading BQEYZ Spring 1 Review – Split
Pros – Professional craftsmanship, Supple insulation that doesn’t harden over time, Very sharp imaging, Tonally transparent Cons – Can reduce … Continue Reading Beat Audio Silversonic MKVI Review – Robust
Pros – Refined VDSF tuning, Strong detail retrieval, Stunning design and build, Supple Litz cable Cons – Somewhat sloppy bass … Continue Reading Moondrop Starfield Review – Harbinger
Pros – Excellent bass extension and slam, Natural vocals, Clean high-end, Excellent ergonomics Cons – Slightly slower bass, driver flex … Continue Reading Oriolus Finschi Review – Strong Foundations
Pros – Outstanding treble cleanliness and background detail, Very well-balanced, Effective switch tuning system, Excellent imaging Cons – Bulky uni … Continue Reading Lime Ears Model X Review – Composure and Complexity
Pros – Slim and lightweight design, Very clean sound, Natural midrange, Super supple insulation Cons – Aggressive lower-treble can affect … Continue Reading Plussound X-Series T-Metal – Minute But Mighty
Pros – Very dynamic yet controlled sound, Spacious soundstage with holographic imaging, Comfortable design and excellent construction quality Cons – … Continue Reading Custom Art ME Review – Power and Control
Pros – Personalised art, Fast yet hard-hitting bass, Excellent resolution and detail, Wide soundstage Cons – Brighter background can be … Continue Reading Hidition NT-8 Review – Insight & Fidelity
Pros – Excellent build quality and cable, Engaging W-shaped tuning, Open high-end, Flexible connectivity Cons – Somewhat muddy bass, Brighter … Continue Reading Hidizs MS4 Review – Grande
Pros – Outstanding vocal clarity, Very clean tone, Great separation, Comfortable Cons – Bright background can be polarising, Mediocre noise … Continue Reading Simgot EM3 Review – Razzle Dazzle
Pros – Coherent, layered and wholly resolved midrange, Very wide soundstage, Dynamic bass Cons – Intimate depth, Doesn’t provide a … Continue Reading Empire Ears Phantom Review – The Hero We Deserve
Pros – Great noise isolation, Strong build quality with great removable cable, Fun sound Cons – Still quite upper-midrange biased, … Continue Reading Shozy Hibiki MKII Review – Blossom