Reviews of full-sized and portable headphones, including on-ear and around-the-ear models, from cheap to expensive.
It all started some time ago with a message asking me if I’d like a free review sample of some headphones from a creatively off-beat name. I’d seen the Noontec Zoro II name around Head-Fi and only guessed that they were inexpensive and may actually be half-decent, so I accepted. Later it […]
A few years ago a company from Romania caught my attention with some wood headphones that had attracted a few members. They quickly spotted that they were a rebrand of some Chinese wood headphones and nothing much came from it. However in the intervening few years after that initial bad […]
Announced in 2014, the ATH-ESW9LTD headphones are the latest limited edition supra-aural from Audio Technica. Every couple of years Audio Technica has released limited edition headphones based around the ESW9 but with better drivers and special wood. Despite the basic design being somewhat dated and competing headphones having better isolation […]