1. voja

    Planar-magnetic vs Isodynamic vs Orthodynamic — ending the century-old terminology debate

    All three of these terms have been used simultaneously for the past several decades. It's been a true nightmare, because they do not have the same meaning and don't relate to the same concept. I am calling all Head-Fiers to help me out to define each one of these. Orthodynamic is a term that...
  2. Yamaha YH-5000SE

    Yamaha YH-5000SE

    Overview: Flagship Headphone that offers ultimate True Sound using an Orthodynamic® driver. Yamaha True Sound allows you to immerse yourself in a world of sound and music Yamaha Orthodynamic® driver provides sonic accuracy and enables ultra-responsive performance Ultra-lightweight, thin-film...
  3. voja

    History of orthodynamic (planar-magnetic) headphones

    Some time ago when I was reviewing the Dekoni Audio Blue, I wondered about the history of orthodynamic headphones. To my surprise, I had a hard time finding it in one place. I had to research for weeks to extract little bits of information. Unfortunately, the history of planars isn't that...
  4. F

    How to fix poor bass & volume fluctuations?

    I have a HE400S, which are great in all but bass. But when I try fixing it with an EQ, I notice that the music gets almost completely silent whenever there's a bass kick at higher volumes. The maximum volume is also rather low. I am using them with my Android phone. Can this be fixed with an...
  5. TINHIFI P2 PLUS (P2+)


    Copied directly from TinHiFi's website: TINHIFI flat flagship headset TINHIFI P2 plus has a powerful resolution, as clear as 8K 18K gold electroplating, durable and not easy to oxidize. 2.5 3.5 4.4 Interchangeable plug, Japan Mogami 2381 coaxial cable Easy replacement Bigger craftsman...
  6. Wasaabi

    7Hz Timeless - Good, but not perfect - One of the best iems around $200.

    It's been a while since I got the Timeless, but I haven't reviewed it. Until today, I use a desktop amp to drive it and finally find its charm, so I decided to write a review. Before that, I used my phone to drive it, because of seeing its parameters: impedance: 14.8 ohms, sensitivity: 104db, I...
  7. jude

    Audeze LCD-5 Review, Measurements, Interview

    Audeze LCD-5 Review, Measurements, Interview First a new electrostatic flagship with the CRBN, and now a new planar magnetic flagship with the LCD-5 -- Audeze is making abundantly clear they've never stopped developing products for the audiophile market. Audeze CEO Sankar Thiagasamudram...
  8. voja

    NEW Planar-Magnetic Flagship — Sendy Audio Peacock

    Sendy Audio just released their $1799 flagship planar-magnetic headphone. We can safely say that this is leagues above anything that the company has released in the past, and exciting, to say the least. Looks-wise, it appears to be the best product the company has put out yet. It is almost as...
  9. voja

    SIVGA P-II Planar-Magnetic Open-Back Hedphones

    This is a thread dedicated to SIVGA's P-II planar-magnetic headphones.
  10. Camerton Audio Binom-ER

    Camerton Audio Binom-ER

  11. voja

    Camerton Audio Binom-ER — Flagship Isodynamic (planar-magnetic) Headphones

    A new and really interesting headphone coming from Camerton Audio — German company run by Oleh Lizohub. Mr. Lizohub is from Ternopil, Ukraine, but relaunched the company in Berlin, Germany. As you can see, it is an incredibly slim and attractive looking headphone. However, it seems to be...