Are Expensive Cables Worth It?

Are Expensive Cables Worth It?

The gap between the most basic and the most specific cable seems to be ever widening by the day, and it can be easy to get confused as to what differences you are actually paying for.When it comes to high end cables, what exactly are the differences between these and their cheaper, more common counterparts? With the advent of more and more high quality - and thus higher priced -...

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What is Headphone Burn In?

  Burn in. What is it? Do you need to do it? And is it worth it?Odds are if you read this site or others like, you probably have a strong opinion on this based on your own experiences. For those who may be less familiar, this refers to the process of breaking in a new pair of headphones by playing hours of sound on them to adjust the sound...

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What is Wrong With Airpods? New Defects Explained

What is Wrong With Airpods? New Defects Explained

If you are an airpod user, specifically the newest airpod pro, then you may already know that Apple has had some issues as of late. A swath of customers nationwide have reported certain problems with the new airpods, including persistent crackling or static sounds, frequency response issues and active noise cancellation either being defective or just not working at all. Apple has come out and responded to these claims by...

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Focal Closed Back Headphones - Elegia, Radiance or Stellia?

With the release of the Radiance, French company Focal has introduced the latest evolution of a concept that at once seemed anathema to the company - a closed back over ear headphone. But times change, and a couple years back, Focal began offering options for those who prefer or need closed back headphones instead. We are going to look at the three options here, to help eliminate confusion and break...

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Best Audiophile Streaming Services

  As I noted in my post about MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) just a little bit ago, streaming is the way that the vast majority of people enjoy their music, and probably will be from this point forward.  So, what are the best streaming services for audiophiles, or people who just generally want to get the best quality? We’re going to get into a few options you’re probably familiar with,...

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Do Headphone Cables Make a Difference?

Do Headphone Cables Make a Difference?

Although there are some skeptics out there, most audiophiles can undoubtedly discern the difference in sound between various headphone cables. And though we encourage you to research this topic online, we can also confidently say that once you've tried a couple of different cables with your own headphones or IEMs, you won't need convincing. Yes, cables can make a big difference. How Do Different Cables Affect Sound? Much like musical instruments,...

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