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Vancouver Audio Festival 2017: The gear to lend an ear to really hear

With the inaugural Vancouver Audio Festival hosted by HiFi Centre happening this weekend, I thought I’d get the word out on what Igor Kivritsky, and his good people were curating in the suites of listening rooms lined up for Saturday, and Sunday playback sessions, as well as the large headphone area being set-up. 376 more words


Review: Fostex TH-610, Massdrop TH-X00, and TH-X00 Ebony

by Brian Hunter

Fostex has a long history in the audio business. The company was founded in 1973, but its parent company Foster Electric Co., Ltd was formed way back in 1949. 2,060 more words


Syllable D900 - Review

In a world where high end headphones seems to evolve the wrong way, meaning that almost every big headphone manufacturer started doubling the price with every new model, I figured I go in the other direction for a while, to the cheaper market to see what lays there. 612 more words


Xiaomi MI Pro HD In-Ear Headphones Review

General Presentation and Specs

The packaging and unboxing is quite nice and gives you the impression that you bought a more expensive product. Even the eardbuds are made of metal (Zircon to be more exact), not cheap plastic. 858 more words


Superlux HD-681 Review

I’ve heard a lot of good things about these headphones throughout the ears and they’ve managed to capture my attention, so here we are.

Looks & Build Quality  626 more words


Review: SPL Phonitor X headphone amplifier

I’ve got a somewhat complicated relationship status with headphone listening. It’s something we’re working through, and perhaps I’m being too needy. The thing is I feel that I’m getting shortchanged on the big listening experience I’m used to from my two-channel rig. 3,541 more words