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HiFiMAN Edition S

Clear sound marred by build quality

A review on: HiFiMAN Edition S
Aornic

Pros: Clear midrange, punchy and present bass, good soundstage in open configuration, open/closed setting choice, easily driven

Cons: Poor build quality, comfort issues if you have larger ears, mid-range impact a bit low, lackluster cable included

  Introduction   The portable on-ear or over-the-ear headphone market is, I admit, not something that I’m especially familiar with. I recognize that there is a strong bias towards consumer-tuning in the $50-$300 price-range, with these usually closed cans having emphasis on the low-end with a rolled off high-end. Detail and resolution are generally eschewed for a lively sound...
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Bassy and extremely recessed mids and highs.
Bassy and extremely recessed mids and highs.
Jays u-Jays on ear headphones - Balanced sound in a minimalist design
Jays u-Jays on ear headphones - Balanced sound in a minimalist design

Jays u-Jays

Pros: Price, balanced sound, great bass, comfort, durability

Cons: Ear-pads could be slightly thicker

A Unique Headphone with 2 Drivers...and It Sounds Pretty Good!
A Unique Headphone with 2 Drivers...and It Sounds Pretty Good!

ENIGMAcoustics Dharma D1000

Pros: Fantastic imaging, round soundstage, natural-sounding timbre, transient speed for treble, classy appearance

Cons: Resonance frequency response peak, headband adjustment, earcup swivel, stock cable length

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