Head Gear Reviews by smallcaps
  1. Hidizs MS2

    4.00 star(s)
    Disclaimer Hidizs kindly reached out to me to offer the MS2 Mermaid (from here, referred to as the MS2) for review. While I am grateful to them for providing a review sample, I remain committed to providing an objective review. This review is based on my own experience and may differ from your own. Any comments or reflections from your end are most certainly welcomed and thanks for reading. This review is also on ChiFiReview.com. Introduction Hidizs is a Chinese audio company with a wide range of products, many of which are used and enjoyed by...
  2. xDuoo TA-20

    5.00 star(s)
    I've been using it for about a month now. Currently fed by an SMSL SU-8 in balanced mode, driving Beyerdynamic T1.2 via the balanced XLR. So far, it's been really good and I'm able to push the T1.2s adequately. Compared to my Cavalli Liquid Spark, it actually sounds much more neutral with the stock tubes burned in, whereas the LS has a lower-mid hump, making it sound warmer some how. Differences in dynamics and resolution are moot, however the TA-20 has wider and deeper stage. Didn't really understand how an amp could be 'holographic', but the...