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Accessories by Ulf Kaiser 2 months ago

Audirvana Pro

High Resolution Audio Player Software

Audirvana defines itself as an audiophile solution, allowing you to use your computer in combination with an associated output device as a universal and high-quality player for music playback. Originally developed by the Frenchman Damien Plisson, Audirvana 2010 was initially developed for the Mac. Thus...

4.5

Hi-Fi by Carsten Kaiser 2 months ago

Fostex TH909

High-End Open Headphones with Reference Capabilities

The Fostex TH-909 is a reference class headphone that's out to impress with its open design. It is based on the TH900 mk2, but adds the benefits of an open system to its overall design. In our test, we aim to see how this all...

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Amplifier by Pete Schloßnagel 2 months ago

Apogee Groove

Portable High-End Headphone Amplifier

We each use our computers for so much more than just plain text input. They provide us with the latest blockbusters in stunning picture quality, and also stream our favourite music and podcasts into our living rooms. Our computers are our video store, jukebox and...

4.6

Bluetooth by Carsten Kaiser 3 months ago

Master & Dynamic MW50+

Wireless On-Ear & Over-Ear Headphones

With the wireless MW50+, American manufacturer Master & Dynamic is going in an unusual director. These semi-open headphones are available as both supra-aural and circumaural headphones and promise plenty of possibilities. I test them to see if things hold up in practice.

4.8

Hi-Fi by Carsten Kaiser 3 months ago

Denon AH-D9200

Reference Headphones with Silky Sound

With the Denon AH-D92000, the Japanese manufacturer offers a circumaural reference headphone model that’s catered toward the hi-fi slice of the market. A real standout, these beauties showcase the upper tier of Denon’s headphone portfolio. With fine wood earpieces, premium leather padding and stunning sound...

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Bluetooth by Numinos 4 months ago

Beyerdynamic Xelento Wireless

High End In-Ears with Bluetooth Connectivity

When the Xelento Remote arrived in its wired form at our offices a couple of years ago, our testers were quick to agree that they were dealing with a pair of in-ears at the top of the tier in terms of sound quality. Accordingly, we...

4.6

Bluetooth by Ulf Kaiser 5 months ago

Pioneer SE-MS9BN S9

Over-Ear Headphones with Bluetooth and Noise Cancelling

The SE-MS9BN, otherwise known simply as S9, boasts an attractive retro aesthetic with black imitation leather or a golden-brown colourway variant. Pioneer’s latest model in the Scene Style series features an impressively robust construction with heavily padded headband and earpieces, while aluminium accents add to...

3.5

Studio by Numinos 5 months ago

AKG K275

Closed Studio Headphones

The K275 is the premium model in AKG’s new studio headphone series (K175, K245, K275). It is a closed headphone model with unusually large 50mm drivers, making them an ideal choice for all monitoring tasks, both in the studio and in live situations. With a...

4.1

Bluetooth by Ulf Kaiser 5 months ago

1more E1001 Triple Driver BT

Hi-Res In-Ears with Neckband and Bluetooth

Manufacturer 1more turns its attentions to sound-savvy listeners with its wireless Triple Driver BT neckband model. As the name of this product suggests, this in-ear model features three drivers on each side. There’s a dynamic three-layer composite element, along with two balanced armature components. This...

3.9

Bluetooth by Maike Paeßens 5 months ago

Soundcore Life 2 by Anker

Quality Sounding Bluetooth Over-Ears with ANC and Bass Boost Function

Anker unveils the Soundcore Life 2 Over-Ears, a wireless addition to their ever-growing range that provides a pleasantly balanced sound. In BassUp mode, users can also look forward to powerful, bass-heavy audio that consistently impresses. In addition to this, these wireless over-ears have a long...

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