October 23, 2018, 8:46 am
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 best noise-cancelling offerings...
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 AV & HiFi...

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 last Thursday at...

FiiO announces M3K and BTR3 at KLIAV 2018

FiiO has over the weekend announced the FiiO M3K DAP and BTR3 Bluetooth receiver at the KL International AV Show (KLIAV) 2018. M3K DAP Dubbed as the most cost-effective Digital Audio Player (DAP), the M3K succeeds...
Chord Hugo M Scaler

Chord Electronics unveils Hugo M Scaler

Chord Electronics has today unveiled the Hugo M Scaler. Using technology first seen in the flagship BLU MKII digital/CD transport, the Hugo M Scaler is a standalone upscaling device containing the world’s most advanced digital...

KL International AV Show 2018 Report

Celebrating 25 years since its conception back in 1994, the KL International AV Show has given enthusiasts a one-stop venue to experience hands-on, the absolute latest in all things audio and visual. The 25th edition...
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, product designs are...
FiiO Music for Android Beta

FiiO Music for Android 0.0.8 beta released

When Porta-Fi visited FiiO's HQ in Guangzhou, China last November, we had an interview with Kean Zhang, Vice President of FiiO Electronics Technology Co., Ltd. During the interview, we spoke about the FiiO Music iOS...
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 one could overcome...
QUAD ERA-1 Headphones

QUAD unveils the QUAD ERA-1 Headphones

QUAD, a name known for its Hi-Fi electronics and highly reverted electrostatic loudspeakers - the ESL, has unveiled the QUAD ERA-1, its first headphones offering based on planar magnetic technology. In an attempt to remain closely aligned...