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Fiio FF5 - Maturity

Last year, I had a chance encounter with the modern flathead earbuds in the form of Fiio FF3. That unassuming piece of head-fi gear ended up receiving the fi...

Dunu Talos

Few IEMs captured my imagination more than the famous planar-BA hybrid from Dunu.

Topping G5 - Sensible Endgame?

The first time I visited a hi-fi store, I saw a person holding a big “brick”, either a digital audio player or a portable amplifier, in his hand to listen to...

TGXear Serratus - Summit

Reviewers are good at picking apart head-fi products. How do they fare when they build head-fi products themselves?

Fiio FD5 - Fancy, Open, Tactile

Welcome to another rapid-fire review where I share impressions of audio gear as fast as possible. Today, we talk about my (ex-)darling, Fiio FD5.

Fiio FH3 - Anything besides bass?

Welcome to another rapid-fire review where I try to share impressions of audio gear as fast as possible. Today, we talk about Fiio FH3, the first “audiophil...

Fiio KA3 - Nifty Nugget

tl;dr: Clean and powerful output for a mobile DAC/AMP. The price is very reasonable. However, it gets warm and chews through your phone’s battery fast, ev...

KZ ZSN Pro X - Is it really that bad?

tl;dr: A relic of a (hopefully) bygone era. Surprisingly, it has some positive aspects, such as above-average separation and percussion control. However, ...

Dunu Titan S - Vanilla Ice Cream

tl;dr: The best description of Titan S is that it sounds right: timbre is realistic, frequency response is not too warm nor cold, separation and micro-dyn...