DSC08402v2

The HM-650 DAP by Hifiman

No matter the area, Hifiman always has pushed the envelope. For example, their first DAP was the monstrosity known as the HM-801. At 9 ounces and an entire inch thick, it, put bluntly, was a brick. It was a won...
FiiO X1
0
Our Score

The X1 DAP by FiiO

The recent launch of the X1 by FiiO sort of completes the "Holy Trinity" of FiiO digital audio players with the existing but slightly aged mid-level X3 and their flagship X5 DAP receiving largely positive prais...
DX90
8.5
Score

iBasso DX90 Review

The iBasso DX90 is the company’s new flagship DAP and supersedes the older DX50. It comes with a proprietary OS and is priced at $419. Disclaimer: The iBasso DX90 was sent to us as a sample in exchange for o...
Hifiman HM-901
8.6
Score

Hifiman HM-901 Review

The Hifiman HM-901 is a flagship digital media player with a unique interchangeable amplification stage. It is priced at $1499. Disclaimer: The Hifiman HM-901 sent to us is a sample in exchange for our honest ...
FiiO X5
7.7
Score

FiiO X5 Review

The FiiO X5 is the second digital media player launched by the company and a class higher than the original X3 DAP. It is priced at $350 Disclaimer: The FiiO X5 sent to us is a sample in exchange for our hones...
DSC 3340

Our picks from 2013 in review

2013 has been an interesting year for us at Headfonics in terms of product reviews. When I look back on our review catalog we did less headphones and more amps and DAC's and in someways that is reflected in our...
Title 1

The AK120 by Astell & Kern

I feel like there is an epidemic looming over the heads of most Hi-Fi audio music player designers. Most just can't seem to get it right and so few end up with a solid performer, yet something actually portabl...
iBasso DX50
7.9
Score

iBasso DX50 review

The iBasso DX50 is the company’s second mid-range compact digital media player featuring a proprietary OS and a WM8740 24Bit DAC implementation. It is priced at $239. Disclaimer: The iBasso DX50 was sent to us...