Rockna Wavedream DAC – Review

You remember Audiobyte Hydra-X ?  Well, Rockna is the mother company of Audiobyte  and wavedream is their latest product. I waited for it since a while now and I finally got my ears on it. Why am I… Continue reading

FiiO X5 – Review

You remember FiiO X3, right ? Well, FiiO shipped yet another great product on the market, the FiiO X5,  X3’s big brother. I always loved the products from this company as they really… Continue reading

Chordette Qute EX DAC – Review

As I’ve recently heard and reviewed the Chord Hugo, I must say that that little amazing DAC really made me very curious on other products from Chord. I thought that I really must… Continue reading

Chord Hugo – Review

At last, I’ve got my hands on this little device. When I’ve first heard of it and how much it costs, I thought I would never be interested, but after hearing it at… Continue reading

Creative Aurvana Live 2 – Review

When I’ve heard that Creative released the Aurvana Live 2, I was very curious and enthusiast as I think that the Aurvana Live 1 is absolutely excellent for it’s price and it’s my… Continue reading

Decware Taboo MK III – Review

Hello everybody, I’ve had this amplifier for more than 2 months now, and I was eager to write the review on it, so now it is time to unleash it on the internet.… Continue reading

Creek OBH-21 MK2 – Review

Hello everybody, I have recently reviewed the discontinued Creek OBH-21 headphone amplifier and found it to be very good at that price and size. I always wondered why Creek discontinued this product and… Continue reading

Why do I need a headphone amplifier ?

More than 5 years ago, I was very surprised and a little amused when I have been informed that headphones need amplifiers to sound at full capacity.  With experience I have realized that… Continue reading

What are DACS and their importance

Hello everybody, I have been hearing a lot of people saying that they don’t believe in DACS or that they don’t make a difference. Well, I remember when a few years ago I… Continue reading

Headphones and related gear buyer’s guide

Hello everybody, I have been contemplating for some time now on writing a small guide on how to get into this hobby or what headphones and related gear to buy. Before reading this… Continue reading

Moon 300D V2 – Review

Hello everybody, I recently got my hands on a small but very good DAC, the Moon 300D V2. This came in with perfect timing as since this week, I am a proud owner… Continue reading

Focal Spirit Classic & Spirit Professional – Review

Hello everybody, I have been waiting for this for a while now. If you remember, I have been very impressed with Focal’s first headphone, the Spirit One . From that moment on I was… Continue reading

Toxic Cables Budget Series

Hello everybody, I have been enjoying for a while now a very good cable from Toxic Cables with my Audeze headphones. I am talking about the Silver Widow which I found to be an… Continue reading

Noisy USB Problem

Hello everybody, I recently found a very interesting problem I had in my sound system. As I told you in one of my reviews, I got a power regenerator for my system in… Continue reading

Audiophile and Proud

  In the past years I have noticed a negative trend towards our wonderful hobby. I have been hearing a lot of people saying something like “no, you don’t understand, I am not… Continue reading

Audeze LCD-X vs Sennheiser HD800

Hey guys, I know that I already did a review on LCD-X, but I am sure that a lot of you will ask yourselves how does the X stand next  to  Sennheiser  HD800.… Continue reading

Audeze LCD-X Review

Hey guys, You may know from what I have written before that I have been waiting for LCD-3 for a while now. A few weeks ago, I managed to get my hands on… Continue reading

Indiana Line Nota 250, Nota 550 – Review – More than Meets the Wallet

Hey guys, I remember how when I was a kid, I craved for a speaker system like Logitech Z-5500 and for it’s huge but bloated and uncontrolled bass quantity. Today I couldn’t listen to them… Continue reading

Chord Signature USB – Review

Hey guys, As you may know I am a fan of the Chord Silver Plus Usb cable.  I remained with it since that review because I like very much the energy it gives… Continue reading

Martin Logan ElectroMotion ESL – Review

Hey guys, If you remember , some time ago I have told you about a pair of speakers that impressed me very much at that moment. I am talking about the Martin Logan… Continue reading

FiiO X3 – Review

Hey guys, I have stressed for some time now on what phone I would get that has decent sound. At first I got the Galaxy S1 that had a Wolfson Dac and combined… Continue reading

FiiO E12 Mont Blanc – Review

Hey guys, I had my eyes on FiiO E12 for a long time now, since I’ve seen the little fellow at Sandu’s place. I remember I tried it with LCD-2 at that time… Continue reading

Simaudio Moon Evolution 650D – Review

Hey guys, I have something special prepared for this review. It has excellent build quality and very good sound: Just kidding 🙂 However I really have something special prepared for this review: the… Continue reading

Creek OBH-21 Review

Hey guys, This little guy brought some memories back when I’ve seen it on one of jack’s shelves. A few years ago when I got into this hobby, I was looking for an… Continue reading

Power Inspired AG500 Power Regenerator Review

Hey guys, I promised you some weeks ago I will review a very interesting product I have found through a friend of mine. If you remember, I have written a little post on… Continue reading

New Burson 1793 DAC PCB Review

Hey guys, I have recently received the new Burson 1793 DAC PCB from Burson Audio. Burson released 2 new Conductor SL that are basically the same, except the dac implementations: Burson Conductor SL 9018 – with the dac… Continue reading

MSB Analog Dac – Review

Hey guys, I was quite happy with my system in the last few weeks. Hydra & Conductor with HD800 & LCD2 were rocking my life lately. I have bought the AG500 Power Regenerator… Continue reading

The Extinct Denon D7000

Hey guys, I’ve been waiting for a long time for an opportunity to listen to the famous D7000 and I am really happy I have a few days with it. In one of… Continue reading

The Sexy Martin Logan Mikros 90

Hey guys, When I have seen these headphones for the first time they got my attention with their looks.  They have a very nice design and a stylish and sturdy build quality. They… Continue reading

Bakoon HPA-21 Review

Hey guys, I have got the chance to listen to the famous Bakoon HA-21. Who do you think I have to thank again? Of course, DarKu! After I have read a little about… Continue reading

Naim DAC-V1 review

Hey guys, I’ve been waiting for a few months now to write this review. The first time I have seen that  Naim will release a headphone dac/amp/preamplifier combo I was really really intrigued… Continue reading

Audiobyte Hydra: High-End USB interface

Hey guys, I have heard for a while now, of a Romanian company that supposedly produces some very good audio gear. Never had the chance to hear one of their products until recently. The… Continue reading

The King of Musicality: Audeze LCD3

Hey guys, As you may have read a few weeks ago, I have re-auditioned the Audeze LCD3 and I have been very impressed. I had to get the HD800 to really understand the… Continue reading

The Little Black Box: Arcam rPac

Hey guys, I have seen this little box recently and it intrigued me a lot. It has an impressive build quality. It has a very thick aluminum case and it feels like a… Continue reading

Focal Spirit One Headphone Contest!

Hey guys, The contest is now closed. The winner that was selected randomly from the comments bellow, is valibanu, the 9th contestant that wrote here ( picked with random.org ) . Thank you… Continue reading

A wonderful trip down memory lane

Hello guys, A few weeks ago when I was visiting jack-fi for an audition, we ended discussing about vinyls and old times. The guys from jack said that it was a time when… Continue reading