Welcome back for another headphone review, this time around it's Grado's fabulous reference series model, the RS1i. With air chambers made of specially ...
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Ears-on time with Massdrop's affordable tube headphone amplifier Next up, my Grado RS1 headphones always benefit from being used with tube amps, and sure 'nuff the RS1 loved the Eddie Current ZDT Jr. The amp tamed some of the headphone's brightness while fleshing out the midrange a bit. Drummer Antonio Sanchez [...]
Inside Grado Labs: A legacy of hand-built headphones Unless you're really into headphones, it can be easy to overlook Grado Labs. The likes of Bang & Olufsen, Bose and Sony crank out new models every year -- sometimes multiple new headphone options in a 12-month span. As I would discover, Grado's smaller [...]
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Grado's new GH2 Heritage Limited Edition headphones We have mentioned Grado headsets often hear, and one model graces the ears of Josh during podcasts. They are more expensive than most of the models you see reviewed, however they are also of much higher quality and each headset is hand made, something [...]
For the audiophile: Grado Labs RS1e [Review] Late last month, I sold my beloved Grado RS1e headphones, which get my highest recommendation. Parting ways, time is long overdue for a review, even if post-mortem. I let go the cans mainly because my lifestyle changed. Being tethered by wires is too [...]
Top 10 Best Studio Reference Headphones or Grado’s flagship Reference Series RS1 headphones, which takes Grado’s sound philosophy to true audiophile level performance. That said, the SR125e offers the superior bang for your buck (even compared against SR225 and 325), and will satisfy all but ... [...]
Ultrasone Signature Pro S-Logic Plus Surround Sound Professional Closed-back Headphones with Hard-Sided Carrying Case You can still see all customer reviews for the product ... I own quite a few nice headphones (e.g. Sennheiser HD650, HD580 Jubilee, Momentum and Amperior; Grado RS1) and IEMs (Shure SE535; Etymotic ER-4S), but the Signature Pro leaves all of them in ... [...]
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Schiit Audio's tiny, but powerful $119 tube headphone amplifier I liked it best with Grado headphones, especially my SR225i and RS1. The Grado/Schiit synergy was perfect, the Vali warmed up the Grado sound just a bit, and I've heard Vali also clicks with AKG headphones. Bob Marley's "In Dub Vol.1" CD had a pleasantly ... [...]
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The Big Ticket: Grado RS1i Reference Series Headphones like the Grado RS1i Reference Series Headphones ($700). These high-end personal speakers features handcrafted Mahogany earpieces, upgraded dynamic transducers and a new 8 conductor cable design that offers more lively sound than the RS1, an open-backed cup ... [...]
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The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.Huckberry / Samantha LeeAs part of an ongoing series, each week Insider Picks features a product or store that’s poised for big things. The subject of this week's "We're Obsessed" segment is an up-and-coming e-commerce website called Huckberry.It's not every day that you come across an online shop like Huckberry.Self-described as...
Jude Mansilla and his community of audiophiles over at the Head-Fi forums know a thing or two about audio. So when they put together a list of the best gear, you had better take heed. Below are some of the headphones Head-fi considers the best of the best.Most of my favorite headphones can benefit tremendously from dedicated headphone amplifiers. And the ones I've listed below-if you're not familiar with this class of headphones-will likely spoil you forever. These headphones have a way of...
Disclaimer: I picked up this Grado GH2 at Fujiya Avic’s 2017 Spring headphone show from Grado’s Japan distributor, Knicom. I got it for like 50$ off the regular modest gouge of 650$ or so. It’s a Grado. Single driver. Wood. Sponge pads. Leather headband. Aesthetics straight from the early 90s. And it’s an awesome, historically connected headphone.I find it strange that I’m the only Grado super fan and evangelist at Headfonia. Grado rock. Grado headphones look great in photos. Headfonia’s...