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Phiaton PS 210 BTNC Bluetooth 3.0 Active Noise Cancelling Stereo Earphones with Mic

Better than decent sound. Awkward dongle and cables.

audionut44

Pros: Great isolation, controls are useful, great battery life, natural leaning on articulate sound

Cons: Dongle is cumbersome, wires too short, wires don't lay well

I bought these in Chicago O'Hare before I got into the Head-Fi hobby.  I was looking more for a bluetooth headset solution but liked the way these sounded.  After listening to Grados, Senns, and Audeze over the past few months I can say that these do give a quite satisfying presentation.  My only gripe is the dongle and the wires  the wires don't hang down, they just kind of...
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Noob-friendly review of this sleek looking beauty.
Noob-friendly review of this sleek looking beauty.

FiiO X5 2nd gen Premium Hi-Res DAP

Pros: Nice size, vibrant screen, very convenient deep sleep feature, lively sound and superbly black background.

Cons: Soundstage is slightly smaller than its predecessor

Sound is worth $300, build quality is worth $20
Sound is worth $300, build quality is worth $20

HiFiMAN RE-400

Pros: Absolutely heavenly sound. Unbeatable at this price point

Cons: Build quality on my unit is a joke. Cable is falling apart 2 days in.

Great company, Great service and even better sound!
Great company, Great service and even better sound!

Schiit Asgard 2

Pros: Transparent, Warm and inviting, Relatively flat, Smooth yet detailed

Cons: It gets so hot you can fry an egg. I'm not kidding....

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