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Hippo Shroom Reviews

grahamnp

(EB Version) Great SQ for price

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Pros: Detail, balance, transparency

Cons: Dynamics

*This is a review for the EB (Extended Bass) version, not the original*   The Shroom EB's use micro drivers that sit inside your ear canal instead of just outside like most IEMs, the drivers are physically smaller and this means that the Shroom has a very small housing.  They fit without touching most of your ear and can be worn cable up or down.  The barrel is relatively long so it will stick out a bit and won't disappear in your ears so sleeping with them won't be comfortable.  Isolation is good without needing deep insertion atlhough the drivers are located very close to the tip of the earpiece nozzle so keeping it clean could be a problem.   The strain relief on the housing...
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