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T-Peos Altone200 Reviews

Brooko

T-Peos Altone200 - Stunningly Vivid Presentation

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Pros: Vivid and clear presentation, captivating bass, stellar build, fit, value

Cons: Sparse accessory package (but not expected to be better considering value), blue foam tips too easy to come off in ear.

For larger views of any of the photos (1200 x 800) - please click on the individual images     PREAMBLE   SWP Shinwoo (http://swpshinwoo.com/) is a Korean electronics company founded in 1986 who started developing earphones in 2012, changed their company name to T-Peos in 2013, and at the same time launched their first 3 way hybrid IEMs.  Their focus is on quality (reading their website is impressive), and it shows in their latest product release – the T-Peos Altone200.   Until recently I did not know a lot about T-Peos or their product range – just a little information following the release of their H200 and H300 hybrid designs.  I followed the...
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faithguy19

Details Beyond Belief.

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Pros: Great Detail, Comfort, Tight Bass

Cons: Lack of Accessories

  Disclaimer: First off, I would like to thank Jeremy from CTC Audio for the opportunity to review this wonderful hybrid.  I was privileged to be able to be a part of the CTC Audio Product tour and I must say that this is an impressive product offering from T-Peos!  The product in this review can be found here: http://ctcaudio.com/collections/in-ear-monitors-iems/products/t-peos-altone200-3way-hybrid-earphones             The T-Peos Altone 200 is a triple driver hybrid featuring a dual balanced armature (TWFK) and a single dynamic driver.  Amazingly they were able to fit all of this in such a small casing! ...
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twister6

A truly premium 3-way hybrid design on a budget!

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Pros: a bright detailed sound, amazing bass quality and quantity, excellent build

Cons: gets a bit too bright in lower treble

This is a review of T-Peos Altone 200 3-way hybrid premium in-ear headphones.  http://www.t-peos.co.kr (ordering info found in: http://www.head-fi.org/t/726736/t-peos-announce-closing-preorder-of-altone200-and-start-official-sale)   After reviewing a lot of single and multi-driver dynamic and balanced armature (BA) headphones, the next logical step for me was to look into hybrid in-ear headphones.  Actually, in the past I tested a 2-way hybrid pair from another vendor, but wasn't too impressed with its tuning.  Other multi-driver hybrid models I found to be too pricey, until I came across T-Peos announcement of their new Altone 200 model (VERY reasonably priced at...
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ClieOS

Heck of a Bargain

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Pros: SQ, Build Quality, Price.

Cons: Rather simple accessories, but not a real issue at its price.

The Korean company really needs no introduction at this point. They have proven themselves as a capable IEM maker with a series of top of the line hybrid as well as some good sound yet budget friendly dynamic IEM. The new Altone 200 is the continuation of the company’s hybrid line of IEM, with a never-heard-of price point nonetheless. The best part? You are not getting lesser of SQ just because you are paying a cheap price.     Spec Driver Units: Knowles' TWFK Double Balanced Armature + 8.0mm Single Dynamic Unit Impedance: 22 ohm @ 1 kHz Sensitivity: 105 dB @ 1 kHz Power: 100 mW (Max) Frequency Response: 20 Hz ~ 20 kHz Connector: 3.5 mm / 24 K Gold coated L-Type...
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fleasbaby

A Great Upgrade Path

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Pros: Detail, even-handed presentation, build

Cons: Nothing glaring at all...sparse package I suppose...

Once upon a time, I was a scruffy young gentleman, wandering the United Kingdom, far, far away from home and living out of a backpack. My roots were third-world, simple and rural, and the marvels of the first world still made me gape and feel awed.   The fancy boutiques in London, the trendy kids all decked out in crazy, hip clothes…but most of all, the music shops. Every town I wandered through had one, and each was curated by the same vaguely academic looking miscreant, with stubble and clothes just as scruffy as mine Inside were always racks upon racks of used CDs. This was pre-the now-unstoppably-pervasive internet for me. I spent all of my spare time in these stores, and...
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d marc0

T-PEOS Altone 200 Review: "High End Sound, Cheap As Chips!"

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Pros: Excellent sound quality, very comfortable, and admireable build quality at a price that will not break the bank.

Cons: Lower treble emphasis may not be ideal for some...

    T-PEOS is at it again… this time with the intention of pleasing the consumer market by offering an excellent sounding earphone without breaking the bank. The Altone 200 is the latest 3-way Hybrid Design adopted from their flagship IEM, the H-300. To achieve their goal, the main components such as the dynamic and balanced armature drivers are kept intact but extra features such as removable cables and premium accessories were excluded. Fortunately, the build quality of the IEM casing is excellent! Made from aluminium and steel with a superb smooth finish. The best part is how small and light these IEMs are… they can be easily inserted and stay comfortably in your ears. As...
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mark2410

T-PEOS Altone 200 Quick Review by mark2410

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Pros: WAAAAAAA!!!!! DETAIL!!!!!!!!! PARTY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WOOOOOO!!!!!!!!

Cons: See pro's.

T-PEOS Altone 200 Quick Review   Thanks to T-PEOS for the sample.   Full Review here http://www.head-fi.org/t/738858/t-peos-altone-200-review-by-mark2410   Brief:  A wildly excitable 3 way party beast.   Price:  £109 or about US$176 (before HMRC get to you.)   Specification:  - Type: In-ear, - Driver Unit: 2 Balanced Armature & 1 Dynamic Unit, - Inpedance: 22Ohm / 1kHz, - Power: 100mW(maz), - Frequency Response: 20Hz ~ 20kHz, - Connector: 2.5mm / 24k gold plated L-type plug, Cord 1.2m / PVC round type, Weight 16g         Accessories:  A pair of ear guides, a shirt clip, a little pouch...
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