“Sound First off, I do need to stress these sound excellent. Excellent clarity, great bass, fun and a neutralish sound that is enjoyable for long-term listening. I think they need a bit more treble but I can certainly see how many people think the treble is there in just the right amount. However, the real let down is the many design choices that really harm this headphone. ...” --Dreyka
“I have been waiting for this for a while now. If you remember, I have been very impressed with Focal’s first headphone, the Spirit One . From that moment on I was really curious to see what Focal will come up with next in the headphone department. Well, the time has come, as I have both new models from Focal on my desk, the Focal Spirit Classic ...” --dan.gheorghe
“I was overall unimpressed with the Focal Spirit One cans. I'm hardly a connoisseur of headphones, but I was let down a bit by the sound and the manufacturer's advertising. I compared these to my reference headphones, which are at the moment a pair of Sony MDR-V6. I would be comparing them to some Denon AH-D950s from ~2000, but they are (alas) broken. My overall...” --guidfail
“So, first of all you might be wondering why even bother reviewing a headphone that nobody knows about, has ever heard of, and most likely will never own or see in real life? Simply put, I think that this headphone deserves it. There are many of the 70's Pioneer clones, so it's good to give people an idea about them if there is any interest. Pros: - Aesthetics and construction are...” --GREQ
Black Pearl is a project introduced after three years of the Moonlight's evolution. Its intention was to create a headphone amplifier with at least equal sound quality followed by much higher output power, enabling the amplifier to work well also with hard to drive high impedance dynamic and orthodynamic headphones. Besides higher power the Black Pearl has got another advantage over...