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PENDULUMIC STANCE S1+ Bluethooth Wireless Headphones

The best in sound quality, but too many downsides.

Deckardk

Pros: Great sound at any price, but especially at $200.

Cons: Build quality lacking, no open mic, no noise cancellation and poor sound isolation, can't hear oneself speak on the phone, single-pairing only.

My Amazon Review:   I've owned many pieces of high end home audio over the years. Brands like Dali, Audio Research, Krell, Melos, and others. I expect a lot from my gear. In this case, one of the requirements was Bluetooth audio so that I could go wireless. With the advent of Aptx, Bluetooth has come a very long way, to the point where the benefits of wireless can now be realized even...
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Pretty good for the prices, sturdy, comfortable
Pretty good for the prices, sturdy, comfortable

JVC KENWOOD In-Ear Headphones HA-FX750

Pros: Sub-bass, bass, mid bass....soundstage ....all about that bass....respond very well with Equalizer, realistical with natural tonality and timbres

Cons: Bass! The powerful bass is just always there, even in the track where it should be more subtles ! Vocals is a little further away

An excellent mid level amp for someone with a slew of different headphones to amplify
An excellent mid level amp for someone with a slew of different headphones to amplify

Schiit Lyr 2

Pros: size and build; fast, dynamic sound; not soft sounding, has tons of power, works great with planars and dynamics alike

Cons: finicky stock tubes, can be aggressive on high gain, gets hot, you will need an equally good DAC

Real masterpiece of sound engineering
Real masterpiece of sound engineering
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