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(Monitor IEM Review) ULTRASONE Saphire: Earphones with speaker-like forward localization staging and vocal-centric midrange for careful listening. Electrostatic tweeters provide a quiet yet delicate sound.

The ULTRASONE Saphire has a classy sound that is typical of ULTRASONE, with a forward localized sound field that allows the music to be heard carefully, with a sense of quietness and delicacy. It is bright and vocals can be heard clearly, …

(Chi-fi IEM Review) Shuoer EJ09: Informative, fine-grained, high-detail and high-definition monitor sound. It will be the highest level companion for those who want to enjoy music analytically

To be honest, I've never really seen much value in high-end earphones. My music listening was good enough with cheaper earphones, and they even had better monitoring capabilities than high-end earphones, so I had no need to pay more than $…

(Chi-fi IEM Review) Shuoer EJ07: Fairly faithful to the free-field flat and highly transparent midrange. Wide localization and sound field with depth and low listening fatigue.

The Shuoer EJ07 has a sound that is almost faithful to the flats, with a high level of overall original sound fullness and a natural texture in the midrange. The sound field is slightly localized in the back, which gives a sense of spaciou…

(Monitor IEM Review) SHURE AONIC 4: Earphones that maintain a warm listening experience while also rendering details beautifully. Lack of consistency in the midrange and lack of high frequencies are the main drawbacks.

To be frank, the SHURE AONIC 4 is a difficult model for me personally. The only good things about it are the fit and sound insulation, and that's about it. The sound quality is inconsistent in the midrange, the localization sounds a bit in…

(Chi-fi IEM Review) SeeAudio Yume: Well-balanced sound quality with Harman target in mind. Deep low frequencies give music a solid sense of reality.

The SeeAudio Yume is an attractive model with well-balanced sound quality, high clarity yet harmonic and somewhat human sound. With its deep lows and expansive highs, it has a unique sound that is sweet and rich with lustrous vocals, and y…

(Chi-fi IEM Review) Shuoer Singer: Singing earphones that are quite faithful to the free field flat, but with a little more weight in the midrange. Overall package perfection is also high.

The Shuoer Singer is one of the most complete earphones you can buy in this price range in terms of sound quality, flat and suitable for everyone. The nozzle filter is prone to loosening, and the workmanship could use a little more precisi…

(True Wireless Earbuds Review) Shanling MTW100-BA: Sound and fit that will not make you tired of hearing. Completely wireless earphones that provide a comfortable listening environment for a long time

The Shanling MTW100-BA is comfortable to wear and has a powerful battery performance for long hours of playback. Its sound quality is such that you will not get tired of listening to it for a long time, making it a perfect companion for lo…

(True Wireless Earbuds Review) 1more Comfobuds Pro: A very well-balanced sound that is conscious of the Harman target. ANC performance is not as good as the nominal specs. Highly customizable, perfect as a sub-earbuds for audiophiles

The 1more Comfobuds Pro is a completely wireless earphone for audiophiles that is relatively faithful to the established studio tuning style of the Harman Target. The sound quality tends to be a bit lacking in the low frequency range and a…

(Chi-fi IEM Review) BLON MINI: Relatively clear localization, high contrast sound with lustrous and impressive mids and highs, and thick low frequencies

The BLON MINI is a low-end earphone with relatively good crafting accuracy. It makes a good first impression with its relatively clear localization and glossy, impressive mid and high frequencies. The base of the sound is thick and powerfu…

(Monitor IEM Review) Behringer MO240: A well-ventilated and wide sound field. Low frequencies that drop like a monitor speaker. Easy-to-understand midrange with excellent staging and emphasized localization. And the delicate and detailed high range

The Behringer MO240 is a high-quality monitor earphone with good mid-range staging, a spacious and open sound field that allows you to clearly see delicate sounds with a high degree of detail. The clear feeling is high, it is easy to drive…

(Chi-fi IEM Review) BQEYZ Summer: A fairly well-balanced neutral sound. The midrange sounds lush and natural.

BQEYZ Summer is a new star player in the $100 range. Although it is a hybrid driver model, it has very low distortion and is almost completely neutral, so you can hear the midrange with a texture that is quite close to the original sound. …

【Chi-fi earphone review】FiiO FD1: Slightly warm but rather clean and tight sounding V-shaped monitor

For a price of less than $100, these earphones have a satisfying package content and quality, and the sound quality is rather balanced, and on top of that, you can fully enjoy the dynamism of the earphones. They are also high-resolution ce…

【Chi-fi earphone review】DUNU Studio SA3: Constructed sound with a clear and well-defined mid-range sound centered on the vocals. The sound field is deep and has excellent layering on the horizon. Its design is also very attractive.

DUNU's new series is very good quality, both in build quality and sound quality, and they look very well made. I was captivated by the eye-popping blue ear shells that resemble lapis lazuli. The sound quality is close to neutral, especiall…

【Chi-fi earphone review】TANCHJIM HANA: It has a clean, flat sound with a Harman target curve as a reference. The whole package is high quality and satisfies the desire to own more than the cost.

The TANCHJIM HANA seems to be a very attractive product overall. The packaging is good, the build quality is good, and it satisfies the desire to own it. The sound quality is a reference to the Harman Target Curve, and the music is clean, …

【Chi-fi earphone review】Fidue Asteroid: Deep lows, bright, positive and vivacious vocals, crisp and cluey but well-considered highs that work well with the midrange. Recommended for those who enjoy pop star songs, Anison (anime song) and EDM

If you prefer a rangey soundstage with deep bass and a bright and lively vocal presentation, the Fidue Asteroid is for you. It is one of the best earbuds in its price range for bright, spontaneous and lively music, and should appeal to lis…

【True Wireless earbuds review】Aipower KSOUND EP-K06NC: It's low-cost, has ANC and hear-through, and is almost flat and well-balanced with good versatility.

It's a little warm, but it's close to flat, sounds polite in the midrange, and sounds near-universal. I feel it's also excellent for the price in terms of hear-through and ANC, and I think it's a pretty good introduction to these features.…

【Chi-fi earphone review】TinHiFi T2 Plus: Contoured and rhythmic, the space is airy and clean, and the sound is tight and crisp.

It has excellent contour and rhythm, and is very well constructed with excellent solid detail in its price range. It has excellent vocal nuances, and although the body is a bit thin, it's also rather easy to recommend it as a vocal earphon…

【Chi-fi earphone review】Shozy Rouge: A chic space with a tranquil backdrop, with warm and sweet vocals floating in a superb space.

If you love sweet vocal expression, you're sure to love these earbuds. There's an inviting space for sweet vocals to sing languidly over the warm bass support. The packaging is simple, but the build quality of the unit is good and the acce…

【True Wireless earbuds review】EnacFire G20: Heavy lows and tight mids, with slightly flashy, clean highs. aptX support.

The low range with a sense of depth and power, a tight midrange with good clarity, moderately lively highs, and good transients, this is an earphone that I can hardly recommend for this price range. Overall, the rhythms are clear, but the …

【Chi-fi earphone review】BQEYZ Spring 2: A clear sound with excellent resolution that has good layering and gentle low range, lustrous and colorful midrange, and crisp high range. Build quality is also high, and its cost performance is good at under $200.

Frankly speaking, the quality is high in terms of build quality and sound quality, and it is an earphone with a very high degree of perfection for the under $200 range. This is a clear and distinct sound, so I recommend these earphones to …

【Chi-fi earphone review】Kinera Freya: Cool looks and a clear singing sound. This is unlikely to be less than $300.

When someone asks, "Do you have a recommended earbud for a budget of $300 or less?", there is no doubt that the Kinera Freya is one of the first earbuds I think of when someone asks me, "What's the difference between a pair of headphones t…

【High-End Headphone Review】ULTRASONE Edition 15: Headphones that realize a rich space where the music resonates with a sense of density and power in a wide sound field

This time we will focus on ULTRASONE Edition 15. ULTRASONE is a German audio maker founded in December 1990, and features a unique surround sound simulation technology called S-Logic. Unlike conventional headphones, where sound directly re…

【True Wireless earbuds review】SONY WF-XB700: It outputs a well-balanced song without breaking it, and emphasizes the low range so that you can hear it well. Good compatibility with EDM

The model to be covered this time is the SONY WF-XB700. I think it's impossible to explain about SONY anymore, but it is one of the top audio brands representing Japan or the world, and it is a prestigious audio company that continues to d…

【In-Ear Monitor Review】ASHIDAVOX EA-HF1: Exellent monitor sound like over-ear. Very nice quality IEM made in Japan.

The target model this time is ASHIDAVOX EA-HF1. Ashida Sound is a long-established manufacturer of professional speakers and headphones, established in 1942. The EA-HF1 is a low-priced earphone provided by ASIDA SOUND, which has continued …

【Chi-fi earphone impressions】Tri Starlight: It is a stardust sound with an emphasis on resolution and is suitable for metal speed rock sounds. The delicate particles that are typical of electrostatic drivers are attractive

For those who like the warm sound of the Tri i3 and Tri i4, it's an analytical sound in a different direction, and you might be surprised at the extreme change in tone quality. It's the current flagship model of the Tri, but it's clearly d…

【True Wireless earbuds review】SENNHEISER MOMENTUM True Wireless 2: Unlike the first generation, it does not support aptX LL, but the quality has improved overall and it is a completely wireless luxury model that can be recommended without complaint.

The model featured this time is the SENNHEISER MOMENTUM True Wireless 2 (MTW2). SENNHEISER is a prestigious audio manufacturer in Germany and is a manufacturer that manufactures a wide range of audio products, from professional application…

【Chi-fi earphone review】AUDIOSENSE T800: Warm neutral sound with a transparent U-shape. Overall visibility, crispness, and clear clues to the sound, but with moderate suppression of edges and sharpness, it is comfortable to listen to

The product featured this time is the AUDIOSENSE T800. Not much is known about AUDIOSENSE in Japan, but this T800 became a hot topic due to the exceptionally good cospa in terms of specifications, and the sound quality was also very good, …

【Chi-fi earphone review】iBasso AM05: The transparent and thick midrange gives you a versatile and musical sound.

The product featured this time is iBasso AM05. iBasso is a Chinese brand famous for releasing advanced audio products centering on digital audio players, and it is a topic to release a monster DAP called iBasso DX220 Max soon.

【Gaming Headset Review】EKSA E1000: Mild sound quality that will not tire you after playing games for a long time. A little loose fit

This time we will focus on the EKSA E1000. EKSA is a sister brand of OneOdio.

【True Wireless earbuds review】Tronsmart Spunky Beat: U-shaped sound close to flat that is a fresh and bright musical. Compatible with aptX and easy to use

Tronsmart Spunky Beat Tronsmart Spunky Beat Bluetooth TWS Earphone APTX Wireless Earbud Basic specifications Unboxing Fit Connectivity Sound Quality Frequency response Comparison with AUKEY EP-T21 Recording signature JAZZ OST Classical Roc…