January 18, 2019, 1:01 am
Interview with Vlad

Exclusive Interview with Vlad Grodzinskiy of Klipsch

I have had the honour of interviewing Vlad Grodzinskiy, Klipsch's Senior Manager of Product Development – Headphones. Vlad was in town yesterday for the Klipsch Heritage HP-3 Headphones launch in Singapore, after...
Pioneer XDP-30R

Pioneer XDP-30R Review

For some, the emergence of Digital Audio Player (DAP) seemed like a return to the days when our need for portable music was provided for on separate devices. The evolution started...
Lotoo PAW 5000 MKII

Lotoo PAW 5000 MKII Review

Based in Beijing, China. Lotoo is a brand under Infomedia, the largest technology supplier for audio workstations and broadcast automation systems in China. The company's main business lines include broadcast automation...
Audirect Beam

Audirect Beam DAC/Amplifier 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...
Campfire Audio Polaris

Campfire Audio Polaris In-Ear Monitors Review

Polaris, designated Alpha Ursae Minoris, commonly known as the North Star, is the brightest star in the constellation of Ursa Minor. It is also the name of Campfire Audio’s latest hybrid...
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...
Huawei CM21 DAC Amplifier

Huawei CM21 DAC/Amplifier Review

Last month, in my Huawei Mate 20 X Smartphone review, it was mentioned that the smartphone supports audio playback of up to 24-bit/192kHz and that 32-bit/384kHz audio playback as well as...
Astell&Kern A&future SE100

Astell&Kern A&futura SE100 Review

It all started in 2017, 9th of June to be exact. When Porta-Fi attended the A&ultima Product Launch at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. The event marked the introduction of...
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...
Huawei Mate 20 X

Huawei Mate 20 X Smartphone Review

Huawei has officially disrupted the smartphone industry. The company typically has two major events a year where the P series is refreshed in Spring while the Mate series in Autumn. With the...