Reviews

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 Review

Bose has been facing some stiff competition since companies like Sony and Beyerdynamic have released their own highly effective noise-cancelling wireless headphones. So, Bose has decided to step it up a notch with their new 700 model. What kind of improvements can we expect? And will the sound signature suit your ears and listening style? More important, is the 700 worth the hefty $400 price tag? Let’s take a closer look in this Bose Noise...

Kinera Bd005 Sport Earphone Review

Man, I wish I had discovered Kinera’s Bd005 yesterday, on July 4th. I could have worn these red and blue earbuds at the beach to compliment my star spangled bikini. But that’s neither here nor there. I’ve been listening to a lot of Kinera’s earbuds recently, and there’s no question that the company offers a great bang for your buck. So, I was curious about what Kinera could do with its most affordable model, the...

Kinera Idun Review

This week, I got a chance to spend some quality time with a brand I’d never tried before. It’s newest model, the Kinera Idun, is a follow-up from their previous model, the H3. Kinera took the notes for their customers, and created a new and improved IEM. But at $139, what can you expect from the Idun. Let’s take a closer look with this Kinera Idun Review! Kinera Idun Review In the Box -Kinera Idun...

Power and Clarity – Beyerdynamic Lagoon ANC Review

I have been waiting to get my hands on the Beyerdynamic Lagoon ANC for a while now! And finally, this week I got a chance to try them out! I was curious about two thing about them: how strong is the new cancellation, and how do they sound, especially compared to the Sony WH-1000Xm3. Today, I’ll answer those questions. Let’s take a closer look with this Beyerdynamic Lagoon ANC Review. Power and Clarity - Beyerdynamic...

Final Audio B1 Review

I’ve been waiting patiently for the Final Audio B Series, and finally, it is my lucky day! This week I got a chance to spend some quality time with the Final Audio B1! It is a hybrid driver IEM featuring one dynamic driver and one balanced armature. But is this new series from Final worth all the talk? Let’s take a closer look with this Final Audio B1 review! Final Audio B1 Review In the...

Final Audio B2 Review

Final Audio has introduced its B Series line-up, which includes the B1, B2 and B3. And the model numbers are a little misleading; unlike the name suggests, the B2 employs a single balanced armature driver, and it’s the most affordable model in the B Series. At $299, what can we expect from these unique looking buds? Let’s take a closer look in this Final Audio B2 Review. Final Audio B2 Review IN the BOX FIT...

Klipsch T5 Sport Review

Klipsch earbuds are often known for their lush, meaty low end and punchy bass. And the brand’s latest wireless model is no exception. Will the T5 Sport’s sound signature suit your ears and preferred genres? And how effectively do they work for running and jumping jacks? Let’s take a closer look in this Klipsch T5 Sport Review. Klipsch T5 Sport Review IN the BOX FIT The Klipsch fit is so deep that I almost had...

FiiO FH5 vs FiiO FH7 Comparison Review

The new FiiO FH7 is making quite a splash in the audiophile community. And a few of my buddies have been wondering about the differences between FiiO’s latest flagship and the older FH5. Much has already been written about both the FH5 and the FH7. So, this review is for the kids who are familiar with at least one of these models, but want a comparison before they pull the trigger. With the FH7 selling...

1More Stylish True Wireless Earbuds Review

True Wireless has become stylish. Walking around completely liberated from cables gives you a peaceful, carefree glow. Unless you’re on a call, in which case you look like a lunatic talking to yourself. But that’s neither here nor there. True Wireless technology is becoming more reliable and more affordable. The 1More Stylish True Wireless is a perfect example, offering solid technology for 100 bucks. What can you expect in terms of sound, fit and functionality?...

AAW Nightingale Review

I recently got a chance to spend some quality time with the AAW Nightingale! These IEMs have an innovative driver design, using ultra small planar magnetic drivers! And with a mature, suave look and a durable feel, I was curious to give them a listen. But how did they perform? Let’s take a closer look with this AAW Nightingale review. Suave and Sweet - AAW Nightingale Review In the Box -AAW Nightingale earpieces -48’’ Symphonym...

Tin HiFi T3 IEM Review

There’s been a lot of chatter in the audiophile world about this little company, which has been producing high quality sound for cheap. But this is my first experience with Tin HiFi, so I was very curious to test out the T3. How well does it perform? And will it suit your listening style? Let’s find out in this Tin HiFi T3 IEM Review. Tin HiFi T3 IEM Review IN the BOX FIT The T3...

JBL Tune 120TWS Review

New from JBL, the Tune 120TWS earphones have just been awarded the Red Dot Award for 2019.  But with a whopping 16 hours of battery life and a $99 price tag, how do they fare? JBL Tune 120TWS Review The Tune 120TWS follows on the heels of other true wireless models like the JBL Under Armour Flash and Endurance Peak.  But this is the first JBL true wireless earphone to feature a price below $100....

JBL Tune 500 Wired On-Ear Headphones Review

JBL is known for offering good sound for cheap. And in terms of build quality, few other brands can compete at the same prices. So, what about this affordable little model, the Tune 500? At just under 30 bucks, what can we expect in terms of sound quality and design? I’m guessing it’s nothing earth-shattering. But let’s explore these cans a little further in this JBL Tune 500 Wired On-Ear Headphones Review. JBL Tune 500...

A Modern Classic – Audeze LCD-X Review

I remember the first time I heard an Audeze headphone. I was new to the Headphone Dungeon. A colleague excitedly set up a line of Audeze’s and an amp. I began listening through them, but my heart fell quickly for the LCD-X. Warm and smooth, it’s soundstage felt like speakers on my head. And from that moment on, my auditory memory of the cans remained with a strong sense of affection for them. But now...

JBL LIVE 650BTNC Review

Looking for a pair of portable, noise cancelling headphones? If so, perhaps you’ve heard of the subject of today’s review the JBL LIVE 650BTNC! These are the newest from JBL, and have a classy, minimal look! But how do they sound, and are they the right noise for you? Let’s take a closer look with this JBL LIVE 650BTNC Review. JBL LIVE 650BTNC Review In the Box -JBL LIVE 650BTNC headphones -Micro USB charging cable...