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Empire Ears Hero IEM Review

Jay Garrett gets to play with some special, premium-priced American in-ear monitors. Just for one day, sort of…

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Ultrasone Edition 15 Veritas Headphones Review

Jay Garrett lives a life of luxury with this exclusive pair of high-end closed-back headphones…

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Apple AirPods Max Over-Ear Headphones Review

Matthew Jens is overawed by Cupertino's latest technology-packed pair of wireless cans…

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T+A Solitaire P Headphone Review

Behold the headphone debut from a famous German hi-fi marque. Jay Garrett tests this most premium of planar products…

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Audio-technica ATH-ANC300TW True Wireless Earphones Review

Matthew Jens listens to find how this new offering compares with the best of the true wireless crowd...

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Philips Fidelio X3 Headphones Review

David Price discovers one of the best pairs of new cans he's heard in a long time…

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Sennheiser CX400BT True Wireless Earbuds Review

Sennheiser has slimmed down its flagship IEM. It has cut the price – but what of the quality, asks Matthew Jens?

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Campfire Audio Polaris 2 IEM Review

Jay Garrett samples an interesting new pair of old school in-ear monitors…

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EarMen Sparrow DAC Review

An ultra-portable DAC/headphone amp from this new European brand has Jay Garrett enthralled...

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EXCLUSIVE: Beyerdynamic T1 and T5 3rd-Gen Headphones Review

Matthew Jens tries out the latest third generation of these iconic high-end headphones…

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iFi Audio ZEN DAC/Headphone Amplifier Review

Jay Garrett makes a karmic connection with this affordable new DAC/preamplifier/headphone amplifier…

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Dan Clark Audio Aeon 2 Review

Jay Garrett evaluates the first two headphone designs from the new Dan Clark Audio brand...

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Technics EAH-F70N Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones Review

The Japanese giant goes from strength to strength, and this time it’s head-fi. Matthew Jens listens in…

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iFi Audio hip-dac Portable DAC/Headphone Amplifier Review

David Price meets a seriously impressive new travelling companion…

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ORA Sound GrapheneQ Headphone Review

Jay Garrett declares this to be one of the best pairs of Bluetooth headphones that money cannot buy. Yet…

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Meze Audio Rai Solo In Ear Monitors Review

Does this classy entry-level in-ear monitor have what it takes to shake up an already crowded market? Matthew Jens decides…

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Apple AirPods Pro Noise Cancelling Earphones Review

One of the most anticipated headphone releases in the past year, Matthew Jens decides whether these new noise-cancelling wireless earbuds make the grade.

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