Portable

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Portable audio, including in-ear monitors, earbuds, digital audio players for MP3, FLAC, AIFF and WAV. Portable folding and Bluetooth headphones.

FiiO FA7 Quad BA IEM – Review

INTRODUCTION The mid-range IEM market ($250-500) has been somewhat dominated by hybrid designs recently, where in the past it was mainly the home of the more established multi-BA based earphones. […]

Best of 2018

Best of 2018: Amos

While it’s a bit late, a few people asked me what I thought were the best products of 2018. That’s a difficult choice, as I didn’t get to experience as […]

VE Odyssey DAC/amp dongle (review)

INTRODUCTION Over time, and with the advent of the smart-phone essentially becoming our electronic PA, the ongoing trend has been continuation of a common theme. Thinner, faster, more screen space, […]

FiiO M9

FiiO M9 DAP Review

FiiO has packed the inexpensive M9 with features, including 2-way Bluetooth. I put it through its paces, including taking it with me on a trip to Tokyo.

Tokyo 2018: Cayin N8

John Huang of Cayin talks a bit about the DAP at the 2018 Autumn Tokyo FUJIYAAVIC Headphone Festival. I didn’t realise why Cayin’s new N8 was so huge until I […]