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Month: July 2019

oBravo Cupid

oBravo Cupid

Overview oBravo is a boutique headphone company, so far their main focus were high end IEMs using their patented AMT driver technology. The Cupid is their entrance into a more budget range with a hybrid dynamic driver and planar tweeter IEM. This is a re-tuned unit representing the final product sent by Audio Concierge. In the box IEMs 2.5mm OCC litz cable balanced cable 3 pairs of silicone eartips 2.5mm to 4.4mm adapter 2.5mm to 3.5mm adapter Production model supplied by…

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Tin HIFI P1

Tin HIFI P1

Overview The P1 is a new flagship offering from Tin HIFI, now well known for their great budget offerings such as the T2 or T3 which I’ve reviewed recently. This time however, it parts from the previous design consisting of a balanced armature and dynamic driver and moves towards a much more rare design in the IEM world, a planar driver.  In the box IEMs 1.2m 3.5mm copper cable 6 pairs of silicone tips 2 pairs of foam tips Case…

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Audio-Technica ATH-ADX5000

Audio-Technica ATH-ADX5000

Overview The ATH-ADX5000 is the flagship open back headphone from Audio-Technica. As on of their top end models it is hand assembled in Japan. It features a 58mm Tungsten coated diaphragm driver.  In the box Carrying Case 1/4″ 3m cable  Headphones Paperwork Build quality and accessories Build quality is very impressive, the headphones feel super light and yet extremely sturdy, the magnesium frame provides enough rigidity to not feel flimsy. The pattern on the cups has no sharp edges, all the…

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Sennheiser HD800s

Sennheiser HD800s

Overview The HD800s is the flagship open back headphone from Sennheiser being the successor of the HD800. It features a 56mm dynamic driver housed in a very light body. This unit was sent to me by a friend and has since been returned. In the box Headphones 3m 1/4″ Cable 3m XLR Balanced Cable Warranty Information guide book Soft pouch for the cables Build quality and accessories Let’s start with the packaging, the headphones come in a premium feeling box with soft…

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SuSy Dynalo Mk2

SuSy Dynalo Mk2

Overview The SuSy Dynalo mk2 is a well regarded DIY balanced class A headphone amplifier. This unit was made and sent over for an unbiased review by Alex and has now been sent back. Build quality Very good, the case feels extremely sturdy and well built, all cutouts are well aligned, and the inputs and outputs are using very high quality connectors. The volume knob is one of the most satisfying ones to use I’ve tried, it feels sturdy and…

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