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The Onyx Studio 7(just “Onyx” from here onwards) is a beautiful reversal of modern consumer audio trends. In an era of miniaturization, portability, and “smartening”, the Onyx is perfectly heavy, cumbersome, and “dumb”. Ask yourself: is that tiny Bluetooth speaker you bought at Big Box Store(TM) really that good? Is…


Master and Dynamic is a luxury brand that primarily builds portable audio products. They’ve released a wide lineup of earphones and headphones that span a variety of price points. They are one of the few groups that builds, in my opinion, usable truly-wireless earphones, and as a result, I’m never…


Audioengine is a brand of speaker-makers based in Texas. They specialize in making high-quality speakers at competitive prices, and doing it well. I’ve reviewed some of their products before and had some good experiences with them. Today I’m reviewing the HD4, Audioengine’s mid-tier bookshelf speakers.

You can find the HD4’s…


Many moons ago, back in 2016, “truly-wireless” earphones were brought to the market. As a young audio reviewer, I was eager to make a name for myself, and as such, accepted any and all offers to review these first-generation Truly Wireless Premium Audiophile High Fidelity Earphones(tm). However, the technology wasn’t…


This is my first review of an Ultrasone product. Going into it, I didn’t know what to expect. In fact, I had so little knowledge of their product stack that I didn’t even know what relative quality, or price for that matter, the item I received actually was. I took…


LG is a not a brand one generally associates with premium portable consumer audio. Sure, their V-series smartphones are the last great headphone-jacked devices out there, but they generally haven’t spent much time developing headphones and earphones. With the release of the Tone, that changes. …


Master & Dynamic are no strangers to the luxury-audio market. They occupy a high throne in the consumer space, both in terms of price and quality. I have reviewed several different M&D products at this point and have not been disappointed by a single one. Whether its their attention to…


Rose is a China-based audiophile brand. They pride themselves on their excellent value-based audiophile IEMs and have developed several successful lines. Rose are the makers of one of my all-time favorite IEMs, the Cappuccino Mk. II as well. Today we are taking a look at the Rose Mini 3, the…


Ever miss your childhood lava-lamps? Well miss them no more, as modern technology has found you a replacement. The JBL Pulse is a portable Bluetooth speaker that boasts a 360-degree LED display stretching across its entire face. This effect may seem gimmicky, but JBL has, over four iterations, actually made…


Master and Dynamic is a company that pursues the potent combination of luxury and sound. Based in New York, the fledgling audio maker has been in operation since 2014. Their unyielding commitment to using all but the finest materials in their designs have earned many of their products accolades and…

Aaron

Tech enthusiast. Audiophile. PC builder. Reviewer. Writer.

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