Author: earphone

Best Headphones For Classical Music

Rarely do you find a headphone that is ideal for every genre. With classical music, it’s all about the highs and an even mid range. We want balanced and transparent strings and woodwinds, especially in the higher frequencies. But we don’t want it piercing our ears.  Some spaciousness would be nice too. With that in […]

2018 Best Wireless Headphones for Working Out

c/o Victor Freitas, PexelsThere’s a major heat wave going on in New York City with temps well over 90 degrees Fahrenheit and the thought of standing in the sweltering subway with all my bags and tons of people while trying to untangle my headphones to endure the 45 minute rise home is basically a nightmare. […]

BeoPlay Earset Review

Here at the MajorHifi review clubhouse, as I sink into a leather Chesterfield with a snifter of cognac and my test tracks, my eyes fall on the BeoPlay Earset.  Retailing for an ample $299, this new wireless headphone features a unique design.  But does the sound warrant such a blow to your wallet?  MajorHifi investigates. […]

RHA MA650 Earphones For Android Review

Ok, my poor little Android peeps. Here are some buds exclusively for you. If the only joy you get from these earphones is knowing that iPhone owners can’t use them, then that’s enough. But the RHA MA650 gives you a whole lot more than just revenge. Let’s find out why these headphones are such a […]

Hifiman Ananda Review

Today I’m sitting down to review the new Hifiman Ananda, taking a break from my usual regimen of trolling Bose fanboys online, or sending NSFW emails to John Grado.  The Ananda has already garnered some attention online, something I chalk up to Hifiman’s contuously growing reputation for audiophile sound.  But at $999, the Ananda seems […]

ESS 422H Headphones Review

I recently tested the ESS 252 and was impressed by the build and sound quality for the price. Unlike the ESS 252, the more expensive ESS 422H has a hybrid driver setup. In fact, it’s a very unique design in the headphone world. This is because the ESS 422H are the first cans to utilize […]

B&O is celebrating springtime with a load of limited editions

B&O Play already makes some of the most beautiful tech around, but the great Dane has rolled out some limited-edition colours to make its speakers and headphones even classier. Ah, spring. A time for fresh daffodils, umbrellas, stuffing your face with chocolate in honour of a 2000-year-old Roman execution… But B&O is feeling the oceanic […]

B&O Beoplay H9i

What are the B&O Beoplay H9i? The Beoplay H9i are luxury wireless and noise-cancelling headphones. They’re the latest flagship model in B&O’s range, replacing and improving on the existing H9. As with all of B&O’s products, gorgeous design and extraordinary build quality go a long way towards justifying the above-average price tag. Factor in the […]

New B&O Play headphones deliver stunning battery life and cool new Proximity Mode

Bang & Olufsen has updated a trio of headphone models, under its B&O Play lifestyle brand. At CES 2018 in Las Vegas, the company took the wrappers off the stylish Beoplay H9i, Beoplay H8i and also debuted new colours for the Beoplay E8 in-ear buds. The improved flagship H9i over-ear cans (which succeed the H9 model), […]