Category: Review

The Second Gen Improvements : HiFiMAN HE1000 V2 & Edition X V2

  Two of the staple pieces in their reference collection of headphones have just been upgraded by HiFiMan. The HE1000 V2 & Edition X V2 are finally here and delivering some unexpected changes. While both of these headphones have received several accolades for their impeccable delivery of high quality sound. Hifiman decided to further impress […]

2016Review:Chord Electronic MoJo AMP/DAC – The Traveling Digital Audiophile’s Full Monty

We’ll admit to suffering tiny pangs of jealousy whenever a really cool new headphone amp like the Chord Mojo saunters its way across our review desk. After all, we invented the first portable USB amp/DAC way back in the day (look here for our archive of classic HeadRoom Audio products) and we still know a […]

2016 Review: Beyerdynamic DT1770PRO – The Upgrade

    sclaimer: We’ve received The Beyerdynamic DT1770PRO directly from Beyerdynamic in Germany. Beyerdynamic is not a site advertiser and the pictures in this review are from Beyerdynamic, except those with the HFN watermark. Beyerdynamic The German Beyerdynamic recently has been renewing their existing line-up with a rev 2 of their existing best-sellers like the […]

Review: Nuforce HEM2 – Bizarre Love Triangle

Facing down personal prejudices is odd. Sometimes it is painful. Prior to 2005, I thought that serial composters smelled like old banana peels. Now, I turn grass clippings and vegetable garbage in a Hasselblad shipping crate repurposed for composting. And, for years, I had this thing against earphones and headphones with top end roll offs. […]