FOSTEX: PM0.5d active loudspeakers

From the desk of Frank Berryman Stuart Smith has posted a review of the Fostex PM0.5d active loudspeakers (£250/pair) at Hi-Fi Pig. His conclusions: “For the asking price and used as I am using them, they are well made and represent really good value for money. They look good on the desktop and pop them […]

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FOSTEX: T50RP Closed Ear Stereo Headphones test review

Pros: “neutrality, chameleon, smooth midrange, detail and speed, crazy good deal.” “Clarity, looks, natural sound” Cons: “Needs solid amping, can sound a bit flat, takes some getting used to” “Potential comfort issues, flat sound might turn some off, no 1/4” to 1/8” adaptor, needs amping” Please click HERE to continue

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Why use good headphones?

Aggravating a dealer or two! Whether dealers like it or not, there are certain things that headphones can achieve which even the world’s finest stand-alone hifi systems can’t. There’s no magic to this. It’s purely the fact that the driver mechanism of the headphone is within an inch or two of the receptive areas of […]

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