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jlopes89

Sw-Xcape ver2

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Pros: audio quality

Cons: fragile, flimsy build

Impressed with the sound overall, balanced throughout the frequency range (bass is tight, medium to high frequencies not bad but I still think my Shures are better in the mid to high). That being said, the build is very worrisome - the right shell came apart exposing the tiny speaker and had to be glued. The cord is very flimsy and appears it won't take much of a yank to break the cord. Considering what they cost, I believe a sturdier build could be achieved. There are many China-built IEMs that look to have the same sized housing and can accommodate the same single speaker inside - I bought a pair while in China  and for the $7 spent, only the Sunrise's high frequency response was...
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kostalex

SW-Xcape: bassier sister of RE0 and RE-Zero

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Pros: warmth, speed, details, sensitivity, satisfactory bass, fit, price

Cons: visual styling

Disclaimer: I received review sample from Sunrise Audio for free.   Sunrise SW-Xcape   I would compare Xcape to RE0 and RE-Zero, like most did here at head-fi. And I place a conslusion first: Any day I will prefer Xcape to both RE0 and RE-Zero. Why? See the quote from my review RE-Zero vs RE0 - SS vs tubes: Quote: Both belong to those rare dynamic earphones able to compete with armature IEMs in speed, clarity and resolution. Both are on a lean side of neutrality, I would like to have more bass, but I yet to find bassier $100 IEM with the same level of SQ.   With XCape I finally have the satisfactory bass with subtle (if any) loss of other...
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