January 24, 2018, 7:14 am
Audirect Whistle DAC/Amplifier

Audirect Whistle DAC/Amplifier Review

As shared in an earlier commentary, Evolution of the 3.5mm jack. It has been more than a year since Apple announced that the iPhone 7 would arrive sans the 3.5mm jack since then a...
Effect Audio Ares II IEM Cable

Effect Audio Ares II IEM Cable Review

Being a cable aficionado, I am not one who would be satisfied with just using stock cables be it for IEMs or Headphones (unless of course, it is not detachable) and I truly love...
Leptoni - Photo with Master Đình Thủy

Visit of Leptoni in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Leptoni is the plural form for Leptone in Italian. Leptone is an elementary particle that has a 1/2 spin and does not interact via the strong nuclear force. In the world of Head-Fi, Leptoni is...

SIMGOT EN700 Pro In-Ears Monitors Review

Established in 2015, SIMGOT is a relatively new brand coming out of China. We are in a boom period for personal audio where there is a significant increase in offerings not only from traditional...
Astell&Kern AK70 MKII

Astell&Kern AK70 MKII Review

Astell&Kern announced in September, the AK70 MKII, successor to the highly successful AK70 which was first introduced in June 2016. Weighing in at 150g (5.3 oz), it registers just a slight gain of just...
FiiO Signage at Manufacturing Facility

Tour of FiiO Manufacturing Facility in Guangzhou, China

Manufacturing capabilities contribute to a company’s overall strategic strength. The ability to respond quickly to customers’ orders, or to ramp up production rapidly can be a powerful and difficult-to-replicate competitive weapon. FiiO Electronics Technology Co.,...
Pioneer Private XDP-20

Pioneer announces Pioneer Private XDP-20

Onkyo and Pioneer Marketing Japan today announce the new range of "Private" portable audio player. Priced at JPY 34,000, the new Pioneer branded Private XDP-20 will be on sale from the middle of December. The new...
Bowers and Wilkins P9 Signature Headphones

Bowers and Wilkins P9 Signature Headphones Review

Conceived to celebrate Bowers and Wilkins (B&W) 50th anniversary, the Bowers and Wilkins P9 Signature is a flagship where no expense is spared when designing the headphones. Taking on-board what the company have learnt...
Joint Photo with Kean Zhang of FiiO

Exclusive Interview with Kean Zhang of FiiO

Head-Fi.club was in Guangzhou to attend the Guangzhou HiFi Headphone & Digital Audio Expo 2017 on the 4th and 5th of November 2017 and was honoured to be invited to visit FiiO Electronics Technology...