November 16, 2018, 1:30 pm
FiiO F9 Pro

FiiO F9 Pro Hybrid Triple Driver In-Ear Monitors Review

Back on the 2nd of November 2017, Porta-Fi was privileged to visit FiiO’s office and manufacturing facility in Guangzhou, China when we were in town to attend the Guangzhou HiFi Headphone...
Sony WH-1000XM2

Sony WH-1000XM2 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones Review

Sony has been pushing high-resolution audio more aggressively than almost any other manufacturer. Prior to Sony's introduction of the MDR-1000X, the company’s flagship wireless headphones. Bose was widely regarded as having the...
Audirect Beam

Audirect Beam DAC Dongle Review

Having reviewed the Audirect’s Whistle earlier in the year, the company is not an unfamiliar name to the readers of Porta-Fi. Based in Shenzhen, China, the Chinese company has been engaging in...

Sennheiser showcases HD 820 Closed-back Headphones at KLIAV 2018

Sennheiser has over the weekend showcased its new flagship Closed-back Headphones, the HD 820 to the public at the KL International AV Show (KLIAV) 2018. This follows the official launch in Malaysia...
Cozoy TAKT

Cozoy TAKT DAC Dongle Review

Cozoy is a Hong Kong outfit which was founded in 2014 on the back of a simple vision - to strive for ultimate sonic reproduction and functionality and on that basis,...
FiiO Q1 Mark 2

FiiO Q1 Mark 2 DAC/Amplifier Review

Apple’s closed-source iOS system, coupled with its decision to remove the headphone jack from the iPhone 7 in 2016 has made it challenging to play hi-res audio files on the iPhone. While...
ESS Sabre to integrate MQA

SABRE DACs from ESS Technology to integrate MQA Rendering

ESS Technology announced that they will introduce versions of their SABRE® audio DACs that feature integrated MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) rendering, making it easier for audio hardware manufacturers looking to incorporate MQA...
ALO Audio SXC 8 Headphone Cable

ALO Audio SXC 8 Headphone Cable Review

In my review of the Campfire Audio Cascade Closed-back Headphones, I highlighted its ability to scale with better sources and cables, this was observed during the course of the review, where...
Campfire Audio Cascade

Campfire Audio Cascade Closed-back Headphones Review

The Campfire Audio Cascade closed-back headphones is the company's first attempt at closed-back headphones, a name that ensures a departure from the Cosmo naming theme which its has adopted for its line...
Audirvana

Audirvana launches Audirvana Plus for Windows 10

Audirvana, the maker of Audirvana Plus, the reference hi-fi audio player currently available for the Mac OS, announced the launch of its Windows 10 version catering for the other spectrum of...