electrostatic headphones
  1. voja

    Kaldas Research INOX: The World's First Consumer Closed-Back Electrostatic Headphone

    It's finally here! The wait is over. I managed to stumble across this while going through the company's website: https://www.kaldasresearch.com/pages/inox Almost 5 years have gone by since Kaldas Research entered the headphones industry with its RR1 Conquest open-back electrostatic headphones...
  2. Warwick Acoustic Bravura

    Warwick Acoustic Bravura

    From Warwick: This is what exceptional audio looks like; imagine what it sounds like Introducing the BRAVURA - from the Italian, meaning: "great technical skill and brilliance shown in a performance." The BRAVURA is designed to awaken every sense and heighten every emotion when listening to...
  3. N

    What should my first Estat be?

    Not exactly sure what I should go with, but I'm thinking something like the Stax L700 for my first. Read quite good things about it and I'm keen to try it. But if yall think otherwise and have some better suggestions, buy all means! even if it's niche. Also what energizer is a good first solid...
  4. MoonAudio

    Everything You Need to Know About Headphone Drivers | Moon Audio

    Everything You Need to Know About Headphone Drivers | Moon Audio
  5. MoonAudio

    Dan Clark Audio CORINA Reference Electrostatic Headphone - Now Available and in Stock

    CORINA Reference Electrostatic Headphone Dan Clark Audio $4,499.99 A New Take on Electrostatic Headphones Several years after the release of the VOCE, Dan Clark continues to redefine electrostatic headphones with the Corina. The Corina not only lacks the excessive high-end emphasis that can...
  6. T

    Electrostatic Headphones Owners Tips and Tricks

    I’m looking for some dos and don’ts for storing, maintaining and using electrostatic headphones. What are the must dos and what to avoid at all cost? I know some manufacturers claim the drivers need to charge up before intended performance and some recommend shorting the connector after use...
  7. N

    Electrostatic Headphone recommendations!

    I need a recommendation for an electrostatic headphone + amp as well (I'd rather stay away from combos as I've been told the energizers can be fairly mid off the bat) Try to to stick to *somewhat reasonable* budget here if possible guys, I'm not made of money. That being said, if you want an...
  8. Cyberdrive FiRENZE HP102

    Cyberdrive FiRENZE HP102

    Speaker: Hi-Res Hybrid Dual Driver Frequency Response: 5Hz-50Khz CAEE DSP: Balanced 192KHz/24Bit with Equalizer Audio Output: Balanced 192KHz/24bit Audio Power Output: 180mW Dynamic Range (HP-AMP): 107db SNR (HP-AMP): 108dB THD + N (HP-AMP): 0.007 Battery Life - Lossless: >> 12hrs PC Connection...
  9. HiFiGuy94

    Will an AC Power Adapter be enough to power Japanese STAX Earspeakers?

    This might be a silly question, but i was recently looking at buying some Japanese STAX SR-L700MK2 Earspeakers however they have a Japanese Plug. So im just wondering if if an Australian AC Power Adaptor would be enough to get these Earspeakers working or if i would need something more heavy...
  10. Mynameisgregor

    Need an amp for my electrostatic Sennheisers

    Hello audiophiles and experts, Recently I bought a second hand Sennheiser Unipolar 2000 but I found out later it was an electrostatic. I didn't receive the energizer and the previous owner didn't have it. Now I'm wondering if there's a variety of amps/energizers I can get for the Unipolar...
  11. Soltanus Acoustics Euridiche

    Soltanus Acoustics Euridiche

  12. P

    Weird voltage measurements when rebiasing a Stax SRM-T1S energizer

    Dear all, this is my first post on Head-Fi. I've just made some upgrades on my Stax SRM-T1S tube electrostatic headphone energizer (recap, added safety resistors to output terminals, replaced plate resistors with constant current sources (CCS's) - see this Head Case post and its parent thread...
  13. Nectar Sound Hive

    Nectar Sound Hive

    The Hives are an electrostatic headphone produced by the boutique manufacturer Nectar Sound.
  14. Kaldas Research RR1 Conquest

    Kaldas Research RR1 Conquest

    The RR1 Conquest is a Circumaural Electrostatic headphone. The RR1's chassis is made up of several different materials. The headband assembly is machined Aluminium. Sourced by our neighbor - Hindalco Industries. The headband harp is Spring Steel, the hardening process is done in-house to meet...
  15. Geezer Rock 001

    Nectar Pollinator headphones a $285 electrostat that might surprise you

    Admit it. You check Ebay and Craig's List for those hidden headphone and amp deals and ideas. During one of those field trips I saw something called the Nectar Pollinator electrostatic headphone that was selling for $285. That got my attention. Then I looked and saw that the seller lived...
  16. O

    The APERIO from Warwick Acoustics launched

    Warwick Acoustics officially launched their new flagship integrated headphone system - The APERIO, at the recent High-End Munich Show 2019. The APERIO – which comes from the Latin, meaning to uncover, open, reveal, is a literal match for Warwick’s design goal: to reproduce and reveal all...
  17. davstev

    Electrostatic headphones - membrane coating loss?

    HI Folks, Not too long ago, I bought a near-mint, still boxed pair of early 70s, Koss ESP-9 electrostatic headphones. Obviously old, but in good cosmetic shape & seems barely used. After several weeks I found the time to hook them up. I wired the E-9 energizer to the back of my Kenwood 700M...
  18. O

    Warwick Acoustics announce The APERIO - To be launched at Munich-High End

    Warwick Acoustics announces a new flagship reference headphone We are pleased to announce the upcoming launch of the APERIO – our new flagship integrated headphone system which will be officially unveiled at the Munich High-End show 9th – 12th May 2019. The name APERIO – from the Latin...
  19. justin w.

    STAX SR-009BK (Limited Edition!) now in stock at HeadAmp

    STAX is only making 180 pairs of these beautiful SR-009BK (the BK is for black) in honor of their 80th anniversary, and HeadAmp has a few of them! The color is more of a dark gray as shown in these photos Find out more here...
  20. AthenaZephyrian

    How does the Woo Wee converter+poweramp compare to SRM-252?

    I'm about to sell my whole setup to finance stax lol. I'm still not sure it's worth it. I could afford it if I just got the 3100, but I want to get the Woo Wee converter and a good power amp, for clarity and soundstage. I'm probably gonna get the Parasound Z-amp v3 as a power amp, run...
  21. AthenaZephyrian

    About to buy Stax 3100 (already dying of fun bux poverty)

    I'm planning to buy Stax L300's tomorrow, after I've had 2 nights to contemplate the fact that I'll need 5-year plans and virtual slavery to fix my personal economy afterwards. I think it will be worth it. I'll be done sidegrading. Maybe. Maybe I'll just pull a Jordan Belfort to finance...