Focal Elear Headphones Review

Focal Elear Headphones Review The first time I learned about Focal Elear and Utopia headphones, I thought their new cans would be unique. I’ve heard the distinct and extraordinary sound from Focal speakers. When Sanjay, Focal’s North American Sales Manager, asked to introduce new headphones we looked forward to the meeting. Sanjay made a full…

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Focal Utopia Headphone Review

Focal, the French speaker maker, blows up what the word “headphones” means with the new Utopia headphones. After spending several hours with Focal’s “Beryllium M-Shaped Drivers” a few things were clear. Focal’s Utopia headphones are the best cans I’ve heard and I own a pair of Shure KSE1500s and Fostex TH900. Thanks to friends at…

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Chord Mojo Toslink Connections

Chord Mojo Toslink Connections Chord Mojo has one Toslink optical input capable of receiving-playing 44.1KHz to 192KHz PCM format. Toslink input is truly about light transmission, therefore, using the finest plastic fibers available is what we use in our Silver Dragon Toslink Digital Cable. Silver Dragon Toslink Digital Cable The Silver Dragon Toslink utilizes 1300 core optical…

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Lithium Battery Life Improved in 3 Easy Steps

Lithium Battery Life Improved Lithium battery life improved performance is important for listening to digital music with your headphones & music players.  This blog post explains how to keep your lithium battery charged to peak performance so you can enjoy your digital music longer. iPhones, androids, music players, or digital audio players (daps) have lithium ion rechargeable…

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MQA Streaming with TIDAL Masters

MQA Streaming with TIDAL At CES 2017, TIDAL announced a new feature for TIDAL HiFi subscribers called “TIDAL Masters” which offers MQA streaming with Tidal. Current HiFi members will have access to thousands of master-quality albums for superior sound exactly as the artists intended.  The TIDAL and MQA partnership plans to deliver an authenticated and unbroken…

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Chord Hugo versus Hugo TT: Differences Explained

Chord Hugo versus Hugo TT: Differences Explained Chord Electronics has racked up multiple awards for the Chord Hugo USB DAC Headphone Amp with unrivaled quality. At CES 2017, Chord announced they are introducing the Hugo 2, a 2nd generation Hugo.  The original Hugo is the world’s most advanced portable headphone amp/DAC in its class and we’ve sold hundreds…

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Chord Mojo Contest Winners

Congratulations Chord Mojo Contest Winners! Thanks to everyone who participated and helped to spread more #Mojoy with the Chord Mojo. 1st Place Wins a New Chord Mojo DAC   Stefan Klek  2nd Place Wins a Silver Dragon + CCK for Chord Mojo   Scott Cornwill 3rd Place Wins a $25.00 Moon Audio Gift Card   You…

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Focal Utopia Headphones Review

My Focal Utopia headphones review reminds me why I love music so much. In fact, the Utopia headphones help me recall how the Chord Hugo dac knocked my socks off and took me off guard too at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in 2014. After a long day of gear demos, my friend, Jamil and…

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JH Audio Performance Series IEMs

The new JH Audio Performance Series IEMs include the new and improved JH16v2 Pro, JH13v2 Pro, and Roxanne.   The Jerry Harvey Audio team has been working for over a year to design these new universal fit iems to fit more like custom iems. The new shells are made with state of the art 3D Printing Technology to reduce…

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