Audioquest Nighthawk – These or the HD650s?

Video review INTRODUCTION Nighthawk was definitely on my “must review” list for a while now because of how much praise it received from other reviewers. However I was a little skeptical on how a company that has never created a headphone, not alone a single iem or earbud can suddenly come up with such brilliance….

AUDEZE LCD X Review – Comparison withe the LCD 2

Video review here INTRODUCTION After my LCD 2 review, I believe I was not the only one who had high hopes for the LCD X. Please be advised that according to some what reliable sources, LCD series vary in sound due to the fact that it is hand made. What I have reviewed here can…

Shure SE215: Jack of all trades but master of none

Specs Cable: 1.6 meter 3.5mm right angled Resistance: 17 Ω Sensitivity: 107 dB Response Range: 22-17,500 Hz Weight: Approximately 30 grams Intro The Shure SE215 is pretty much a classic at this point, it’s the king of budget IEMs, and rightfully so. These IEMs have everything you need, good sounds, good build, good comfort, and…

Why we are doing this giveaway

Video link Marina Lin and soulsikreviews have teamed up to bring you $1500 worth of giveaways. Why? Well, number of reasons: We are doing this to allow her fans to listen to her music in high resolution For audiophile out there, we are enthusiastic about music, not the gear itself. Gears are stuff we use…

Audeze LCD 2 – Micro Detail King

Video review here INTRODUCTION So this is Audeze’s entry level offering… and I must say that is a BIG understatement. These are well above other Audeze’s headphones in terms of euphoric listening experience. These should be in fact placed well above the LCD x in my opinion. ABOUT AUDEZE From their website: Audeze’s origins go…

Yulong Canary DAC/AMP – Cleanest I’ve heard

Video review INTRODUCTION What do you look for in a good dac/amp? well, many things but firstly we got to have good components. (check) What else? We got to have the right circuitry and quality people making it sound good. (check). If you are a crazy one, you may want a Class A amp. (check)….

Meze 99 Classic – comparison with the neo

video review here sound demo here INTRODUCTION Previously, I reviewed the Meze 99 neo, a great headphone that everyone on my team loved. I even put it as “all in one solution” for both home and portable usage. Now we review its bigger brother, the Meze 99 classic. With minimal differences, I was doubtful that…

Audeze sine – Just the right amount of Spice

video review here INTRODUCTION I’ve always been an on-ear headphone guy before I moved onto in ear monitors and never have I experienced such sound from an on-ear design. In most cases, on-ear designs suffer from sonic imperfections due to the overall design. Nevertheless, I do not want to spoil anything in the introduction but…

TY HI-Z Earbuds – These make me fall asleep

  video review here INTRODUCTION This earbud is great if you have trouble sleeping. Not too long ago, I reviewed the VE Monk plus earbuds. And due to that, this review may be biased because those were some incredible earbuds for the price. If the VE monk plus never existed then these Hi-z earbuds could…

Shanling M2s – Worth the upgrade from M1?

  Video review here   INTRODUCTION Recently, I reviewed the shanling m1, a small portable digital audio player. Now, we dive into one of their more expensive DAPs, oh wait, it is only $50 difference? It was rather surprising how “better” the DAP became from the shanling m1. ABOUT SHANLING Shanling Began as a developer…

Advanced m4 – best under $40

  Video review here   INTRODUCTION If you are someone that is on a strict budget but wants to experience high fidelity on the go, what I am about to reveal to you is a product made just for this purpose. It may not have the most detail or emphasis in the lows, mids or…

Oppo ha 2 se – The World’s Best?

Video review here INTRODUCTION Recently on our youtube channel, we covered what a “DAC” is. In this video, we covered three different ways DACs are used. One way was to improve your sound quality with a portable dac/amp such as this one. The oppo ha 2 se and I go way back when I first…