Pros: excellent sound isolation, great sound quality for the money
Cons: Found to be a little too quiet at times when background noise overpowers your music.
I previously owned an Audio Technica ATH-ANC23 and found that although they sounded great, I didn't like the idea of having to replace the battery as well as the comply foam tips whenever they get grubby. I also didn't like the pressure that the ath-anc23 emits on my ears as it felt uncomfortable like as if you're climbing a high altitude.
So hence I set myself to find a pair of noise isolating IEMs to be used around the office / daily commute.
I generally listen to classical, female vocals and country as well as audiobooks, so I won't delve into bass/mid/treble response due to my limited music genres.
As there were very few reviews on these at the time of purchase, I decided to give... (read more)