Jude has posted his review of CanJam Singapore on Head-Fi. As it typical at the Singapore event there will be great stuff to hear. Maybe I will bump into you as we try to hear the new Focal gear.
Jude posted his video review over on Head-Fi containing some of the equipment and software that will be at the CanJam NY show.
Audio123 has a review of the Earsonics ES3 triple BA driver IEM over on Head-Fi. From the review they sound like an interesting IEM to which audio123 thought were superior to the well reviewed Noble Trident. It should be noted that the ES3 is nearly 40% more expensive than the Trident.
Pros – Full-bodied presentation, Midrange, Soundstage
Cons – Accessories
Blueshound24 has a review over on Head-Fi of the Focal Elear headphones. They are an amazing headphone priced right around $1,000. The characteristics of the Elear, taken directly from the review, are: “Insane slam!, startling, fast, dynamic, impact, attack, separation, textured, sweet airy treble, detailed, coherent, refined, depth, large, space of the venue, decay, flat response, presence.” Click the link below to read the entire review.
Pros – Insane slam!, startling, fast, dynamic, impact, attack, separation, textured, sweet airy treble, detailed, coherent, refined, depth, large, space of the venue, decay, flat response, presence.
Cons – The slight basshead in me might prefer a tad more bass.
Ryanjsoo has posted a review of the six BA driver AF1120 IEM over on Head-Fi. From the review it sounds like these are great IEMs for the money. Read the extensive review by clicking the link below.
Pros – Stunningly balanced, Exceptionally linear bass and midrange, Very detailed, Great soundstage depth and imaging, Perfect comfort
Cons – May be a bit neutral and polite for some, Thin, tangle-prone cable, Loose, keyed MMCX connectors, Sub-bass extension isn’t as exceptional as the rest of the sound
Bangkokkid (Brannon) just announced a 45th anniversary Noble Audio sale over on Head-Fi. Take 20% off all universal IEMs. If you purchase a universal Katana or Encore you get a free “legacy” Savant IEM as well! Now this is a deal!! 20% off a Katana and a free $599 Savant.
Joe posted a review of the Opus 3 DAP over on Head-Fi. Sounds like a great device but it is a bit pricey and has some stiff competition at it’s price point.
Pros – Blooming bass, touch of warmth, wide and expanded staging. Long standby battery, customizable apk 3rd party apps
Cons – Trebles may be harsh at times