Reviews

9.6
Date: Feb 8th 2009
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Qinpu V-1.8 Mini Desktop Speakers

Qinpu's V-1.8 mini speakers represent great value. Available for only £249 a set these speakers are ready to take on the competitors with their dual driver design and good looks.

9.0
Date: Jan 30th 2009
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Jays c-Jays Headphones

Swedish headphone manufacturer Jays recently released the much anticipated c-Jays supra-aural headphones. Their slim design together with a customizable sound signature has made quite a stir amongst the headphone crowd.

8.2
Date: Jan 21st 2009
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Sleek-Audio W1 Wireless Kit

Sleek-Audio's much anticipated wireless kit has finally arrived, dubbed the W1 it brings Kleer wireless technology to all Sleek-Audio earphones currently in production. With the promise of uncompromised sound quality and wireless operation this product is sure to meet the demands of many customers worldwide.

9.8
Date: Dec 6th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Head-Direct RE0 Earphones

RE0 is the name of the brand new high-end in-ear solution from Head-Direct. Despite the naming scheme, these new in-ear have very little in common with its predecessors in the RE-line of products.

9.0
Date: Nov 27th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Future Sonics Atrio In-ears

Future Sonics is a brand that produces some very unique in-ears. In this review we will be taking a look at their universal fit in-ears dubbed Atrio. Future Sonics emphasizes their strong bass performance - of course we put this to the test amongst other things in the review.

9.8
Date: Nov 21st 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Sleek-Audio Custom Earphones

Sleek-Audio's much anticipated Custom earphones are put to the test, pitted against the usual suspects in the in-ear arena. These new Custom in-ears can be customized in any thinkable way, right from the frequency response, to the color and artwork on the shell.

9.5
Date: Nov 5th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Yuin G1 Clip-on Headphones

G1 is the name of a brand new set of clip-on headphones from Yuin. These headphones feature a special sound signature and are aimed at people on the move craving great sound.

9.0
Date: Oct 14th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Ultrasone HFI-680 Headphones

The newest addition to the HFI headphone lineup from Ultrasone is called the HFI-680. These new mid to high end cans should effectively fill in the gap between the old Ultrasone lineups 650 and recently launched HFI-780.

9.3
Date: Sep 26th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Ultimate Ears Super.fi 5 Earphones

Ultimate Ears just released a completely new earphone dubbed the Super.fi 5. It is aimed at budget conscious earphone users looking for a good sounding, decent looking set of in-ears. The new radical design is a major leap forward compared to the old Ultimate Ears design.

9.1
Date: Sep 15th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Head-Direct EF1 Hybrid Headphone Amp

Head-Direct EF1 is the name of a brand new headphone amplifier made by the guys behind Head-Direct. The amplifier is a hybrid design which means that it mixes the best from both tube based amplification and solid state amplification.

7.9
Date: Aug 22nd 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Tension Labs EAP03 Earphone Audio Processor

Tension Labs EAP03 is the name of a brand new earphone audio processor that can boost your experience in a variety of ways. The EAP03 features a built in microphone and can sample it into the audio feed, providing you with the power to control the level of isolation you want from your earphones.

8.5
Date: Aug 3rd 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Amazing Tech Products PureBuds

PureBuds is the name of Amazing Tech Products all new ear bud offering. The ear buds feature a new approach on how to make a good ear bud, unlike most ear buds these have a reverse mounted driver which should have quite an effect on the sound quality.

8.4
Date: Jul 15th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
TekNmotion Pulsar SX Gaming Headset

TekNmotion Pulsar SX is the name of a brand new headset aimed at gamers. The Pulsar SX features a USB sound card, vibration feature, and blue lights. This headset has a lot of unique features and costs a mere $59.99 which is cheap considering the integrated USB sound card.

9.0
Date: Jun 27th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Yuin PK1 Ear Buds

Yuin's PK1 earbuds were all the rage when they first hit the market quite a while ago. Since then Yuin has further upped the stakes by introducing the new and improved OK-series earphones. Today we take a look at the PK1s to see if the former earbud champion can still compete in today's market.

9.0
Date: Jun 18th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Yuin OK3 Earphones

Yuin OK3 is the budget version of the new OK-series earphones coming from Yuin. The OK3s have the same design as its two bigger brothers and feature the exact same exterior design. This little Yuin is made for the more budget minded critical listeners with a price of only $89.

9.3
Date: Jun 10th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Yuin OK2 Earphones

Yuin OK2 is the name of the second best earphone from the Chinese brand Yuin. Unlike their bigger brother these earphones are easy to drive, and are also optimized for use with a normal modern DAP. The OK2s can function both as normal earbuds and as in-ears which makes them quite unique.

9.0
Date: May 31st 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Yuin OK1 Earphones

Yuin OK1 is the name of Yuin's brand new top-of-line earphone. The OK1s are rather special since they can both function as a pair of regular earbuds or as in-ears. The design is also completely revamped. When driven by a proper amp the sound is lightyears ahead of any other earbud we have previously tested.

8.3
Date: May 26th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Travagans Colors Portable Headphone Amp

Travagan's Colors is the name of a brand new portable headphone amplifier. It is much smaller than most normal portable amps and only costs $59. The design is quite outlandish since it resembles a dog bone. The question is of course how does this little thing stack up against some of the bigger portable headphone amps.

9.2
Date: Apr 24th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Head-Direct RE1 Earphones

Head-Direct has just released their RE1 earphones which are quite different compared to all the other in-ears on the market today. The special thing about them is that they are based around some very unique performing drivers that scale particularly well. The better your amplifier is, the better their sound, leaving the competition behind in the dust - if you have a good amp.

9.8
Date: Apr 22nd 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
LiveWires T1 Custom IEMs

LiveWires T1 is the name of some new custom earphones that cost about half of its main rivals. They are built exactly to fit your ear with additional customization options like colors. These in-ears use two balanced armatures and play in a completely different league compared to whats usually available in this price segment.

9.0
Date: Apr 20th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Klipsch Image Earphones

Klipsch Image is the name of a brand new set of high-end earphones. They feature a radical new design and come with an excessive bundle. Besides being extremely good looking they also have a special sound characteristic that appeals to a large crowd.

8.3
Date: Apr 15th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
OVC TC20 Earphones

The OVC TC20 earphones are aimed at the more budget conscious in-ear audience. Priced at only $39 they are many times cheaper than most big brand earphones. The only question is how does their sound performance stack up against the more expensive in-ears.

8.5
Date: Apr 9th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
VSONIC R02-PRO Earphones

VSONIC R02-PRO is the name of a reasonably priced set of earphones. They retail for around $69 which is to be considered cheap by earphone market standards. What is interesting to see is their rather different design and how they stack up against competitors from more established brands.

9.6
Date: Apr 2nd 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Head-Direct RE2 Earphones

Head-Direct RE2 is the name of a completely new entry level pair of earphone. Head-Direct was until recently just a headphone and amplifier reseller, but that has changed with the arrival of the RE2s. their new earphones are among the best when it comes to price/performance, even rivaling some of the twice as expensive competition.

9.7
Date: Mar 15th 2008
Author: Frederik S
In: Headphones
Sleek-Audio SA6 Earphones

Sleek-Audio SA6 is the name of a brand new pair of earphones with customizable performance. The earphones feature both a treble and bass tuning system that allows the user to alter the audio performance according to their needs and preferences. This is not done via electronics as one might expect, but by physically replacing parts of the earphone.