“big upgrade from my old iems. i bought this because it was really cheap ($210). simply the best deal in this price range. ” --hapopo
“Introduction: Heir Audio is a division of Micro DSP Technology. They created waves on Head-Fi in 2012 with their custom in ear monitoring line. Today, they are one of the premier CIEM brands for enthusiasts heralded as neutral masters. In late 2012, the Wizard sought out to make a new Universal line of in ear monitors. So that anybody can have the sound of his custom lines. The more basic and...” --bowei006
“ Specs, Housing - Stainless Steel Driver - Custom-made Balanced Armature S.P.L - 112 dB Impedance - 16 ohms Cable Length - 1.2m Weight - 16g Accessories, 6 Sets of Tips Steel Carrying Case Build Quality / Fit The FAD Heaven IV like the e-Q5 is very well built imo with the stainless steel housing that looks really nice....” --Techno Kid
In FAD-speak: "Piano Forte IX archived to produce space expression which bring atmosphere of live hall and a sense of reality of concert hall which is difficult to be produced by conventional earphones. Piano Forte Ⅸ has a stainless body with a mirror-polished finish. Its classy look mirrors a high-precision sound that retains the trueness of the recorded source."
“ Hi Guys, this is my second review on a new earphone, just in time that my friend is looking for a good earphone, I was recommend him to look for this Final Audio Design brand. He loves detail, clarity type of earphone, and mostly enjoys vocal, acoustic music type. And hey!! He picked a final audio adagio V!! I didn’t expect this will happen, but well, i got his...” --SpringBiscuit
“ Well this is my first (second I have the 8.A and I wrote this same review for the 8.A since I compared them both) review ever and I am doing it because it would be unfair of my part not to talk about this two excellent pieces of audio after THE EXCELLENT customer service I received from John, and I know some of you might get mad about this review since I am not going to focus just...” --Gorillaz
Specifications: Driver: Balanced Armature Sensitivity: 112dB Impedance: 16Ω Cable length: 1,4m Weight: 23g
“ Heir Audio 5.0 Review Equipment used to feed the 5.0: Oppo BDP-105 head amp output with Sabre 32bit dacs. Tag Mclaren DVD32R feed by Chord Indigo digital coax into Oppo dacs. Sony X1060 Walkman & TTVJ Slim amp. 5.0 cable – stock and custom Whiplash Hybrid V2 Twag cable plus Hybrid LOD. It’s been a while...” --FortisFlyer75
Taking balance armature design earphones to another level of perfomance. Balance armature earphone design usually comes down to a choice no audio lover should have to make : whether to sacrifice deep bass for increased sound quality throughout the listening range. The reason is multiple driver earphones often sound uneven and lack sonic clarity, while single armature driver earphones...
“So, I've owned the 4.A and 4.ai as well as the ER4S and wanted to try something different. In retrospect, I almost pulled the trigger on the Noble 4, but I recall that the infamous dip with the 4.ai didn't affect me much. Besides, I've let go of the early adopter badge long ago. I digress. After taking advantage of Heir's BF fiesta, and 1.5 weeks later, I received my Tzar...” --alpha421