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In-Ear Monitors

In-Ear Monitors (IEMs) are devices used by musicians, audio engineers, and audiophiles to listen to music or to hear a personal mix of vocals and stage instrumentation for live performance or recording studio mixing.

Astell&Kern AK T9iE Review

The Astell&Kern AK T9iE is the third in-ear collaboration product between Astell&Kern and beyerdynamic after the AK T8iE and the AK T8iE MKII. The AK T9iE succeeds the very successful AK...
Tralucent Audio Ref GEN 3

Tralucent Audio Ref GEN 3 Review

Tralucent Audio Ref GEN 3, which succeeds the Tralucent Audio Ref 1 as the brand's Flagship was announced at the Hong Kong High-End AV Show 2019 in August 2019, making it...
Effect Audio King Arthur

Effect Audio King Arthur Review

Effect Audio's King Arthur succeeds Arthur as the brand's Flagship In-Ear Monitors (IEMs). Continuing its collaboration with Empire Ears, the new Flagship aims to not only represent the pinnacle of technologies...
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 WI-1000X

Sony WI-1000X Wireless Noise Cancelling In-Ear Headphones Review

For noise cancelling fans, Sony’s introduction of the MDR-1000X in 2016 created excitement in a marketplace previously dominated by Bose. The successes of the game-changing MDR-1000X which disrupted the reign of...
Fender FXA9 Pro In-Ear Monitors

Fender FXA9 Pro In-Ear Monitors Review

Fender, a legendary brand that is synonymous with great guitars and gorgeous amplifiers has entered the earphones market in 2016 through the acquisition of Aurisonics, a Nashville-based boutique American manufacturer which specializes...

SIMGOT EN700 Pro In-Ear Monitors Review

Established in 2015, SIMGOT is a relatively new brand coming out of China. We are in a boom period for personal audio where there is a significant increase in offerings not...
Tralucent Audio DUX Argentium for Ref GEN 3

First Impressions: Tralucent Audio DUX Argentium

Since the acquisition by US-based audio cabling company Ranko Acoustics in 2018, Tralucent Audio has revitalised itself with 5 In-Ear Monitors (IEMs) releases in the past two years. At the...