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Sennheiser HD 490 Pro: Incrementalist
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Sennheiser HD 490 Pro: Incrementalist

In a world that doesn't include HD 600 or 650, I might actually take HD 490 Pro over most of the other stuff in its price range. While it's not as good as I had hoped, I still found myself using it without EQ for extended periods of time without glaring comfort or sound issues... and frankly, I’m not sure I could do that with most of the other headphones at its price.

Diffuse Field: Calculate, Characterize, Calibrate
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Diffuse Field: Calculate, Characterize, Calibrate

Head-Related Transfer Functions have become a common topic of discussion now that Headphones.com have incorporated the Brüel and Kjaer Type 5128 into our roster of measurement fixtures, but some still aren't sure what HRTFs are, how we're using them, or most importantly—why we're using them. Join listener as they break down the myriad reasons why Headphones.com chooses to calibrate measurements using the Diffuse Field HRTF.

A Reviewer's Guide to Understanding Graphs - the B&K 5128 Edition
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A Reviewer's Guide to Understanding Graphs - the B&K 5128 Edition

The introduction of the B&K 5128 measurement system heralded a revolution in the headphone hobby with our visualization of frequency response graphs. But how does it compare to the old GRAS standard and how will calibrated graphs improve our understanding of measurements? In this article, we break it all down for you.

Audeze MM-100: Mid-Fi Mainstay or Missed Opportunity?
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Audeze MM-100: Mid-Fi Mainstay or Missed Opportunity?

MM-100 is advertised to target those who need a solid headphone for mix referencing, similar to what it’s big brother MM-500—as well as the legendary Sennheiser 6x0 series—attempt to offer. But does it do so well enough to be a compelling option in the headphone world's most competitive price bracket?

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Sennheiser Accentum Review

Headphone enthusiast Resolve takes a look at the Sennheiser Accentum wireless noise cancelling headphones. Find out if the "baby Momentum" is worthy of its namesake.

Audeze Maxwell Review: The Greatest Value Wireless Headphone
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Audeze Maxwell Review: The Greatest Value in Wireless Headphones

HEDDPhone 2
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HEDDPhone TWO Review: I've Never Been so Excited for a Headphone

Bass: The Audiophile's Not-So-Guilty Pleasure
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Bass: The Audiophile's Not-So-Guilty Pleasure

Bass is tough to get right, and it’s crucial to people's enjoyment of music. Many of us have our own take on how bass is best done, but even in acknowledging that preferences may vary wildly: Is there one headphone or IEM that rules them all? Join listener as they explore some of the best, all in search of the answer.

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HEDDphone Two First Impressions

HEDD Audio HEDDphone Two unboxing and impressions from Resolve

Audeze MM-500
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Audeze MM-500 Review: Studio Headphones from a 14x Grammy Winner?

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The Case for Comfort: Why Sound Quality Isn't Everything

Is sound quality really the most important quality of a headphone, or could it be something else? Join listener as they share research and hands-on experience in an effort to answer this question, as well as options they feel excel at a variety of things a headphone user may find important.

A headphone reviewer's reference gear
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A headphone reviewer's reference gear

Ever wonder what headphones reviewers actually use on a daily basis? In this video, Resolve goes through a list of his reference equipment.

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Resolve’s 2023 Headphone Wall of Fame

Austrian Audio Hi-X60: The Comfort Creature
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Austrian Audio Hi-X60: The Comfort Creature

Austrian Audio Hi-X55 Headphones decorating a tree.
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Austrian Audio Hi-X55: The Comeback Kid and the Closed-Back Curse

The Glossary of Audio Measurements and Terms
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The Glossary of Audio Measurements and Design Terms

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Final Audio UX3000: The Best $150 ANC Headphone You’ve Never Heard

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Headphones Challenge: Can Normal People Tell the Difference between Cheap and Expensive?

"Moondrop made a headphone???" Venus Review
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"Moondrop made a headphone???" A Review of the Venus

Clear MG
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Our Favorite $1000-$2000 Open-Back Headphones

MoonDrop Venus Review: A Comprehensive Look at Headphone’s Most Promising New Entrant
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MoonDrop Venus Review: A Comprehensive Look at the Headphone Industry's Most Promising New Entrant

Best headphones of 2022 Video - Our favorites this year
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Best headphones of 2022 Video - Our favorites this year

Sennheiser Momentum 4 Wireless Review - A Step Forward, and A Step Back
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Sennheiser Momentum 4 Wireless Review - A Step Forward, and A Step Back

High End Noise Cancelling Headphone Comparison
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B&W PX8 vs Focal Bathys vs Mark Levinson 5909 - High End Noise Cancelling Headphones Compared

Headphone Buying Guide 2022
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Getting Started: How to Navigate the Headphone Hobby

Best Open Back Headphones in 2022
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Best Open-Back Headphones for 2023

Toronto Audio Fest Part 1: A Sample of Headphones
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Toronto Audio Fest Part 1: A Sample of Headphones

Moondrop Venus First Impressions and Measurements
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Moondrop Venus First Impressions and Measurements

Meze 109 Pro Video Review: A New HD6XX Upgrade?
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Meze 109 Pro Video Review: A New HD6XX Upgrade?

HiFiman Arya Stealth Review: An Upgrade and a Sidegrade
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HiFiman Arya Stealth Review: An Upgrade and a Sidegrade

Focal Radiance Review: The Art of Luxury
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Focal Radiance Review: The Art of Luxury

Focal 2022 Utopia - How Does it Compare to Original?
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Focal 2022 Utopia - How Does it Compare to Original?

Focal Bathys - First Impressions & measurements
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Focal Bathys - First Impressions & measurements

Beyerdynamic DT770 Pro (80 ohm) Review - Beyer's Finest?
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Beyerdynamic DT770 Pro (80 ohm) Review - Beyer's Finest?

Sennheiser HD560S vs. HD600 Comparative Review
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Sennheiser HD560S vs. HD600 Comparative Review

Audeze MM-500 Review - New school Audeze
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Audeze MM-500 Review - New school Audeze

Sony WH-1000XM5 Review - Improvement, but is it Enough for 2022?
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Sony WH-1000XM5 Review - Improvement, but is it Enough for 2022?

Sennheiser HE-1 Impressions - How does a $50,000 headphone sound?
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Sennheiser HE-1 Impressions - How does a $50,000 headphone sound?

RODE NTH-100 Review and Measurements
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RODE NTH-100 Review and Measurements

HiFiMan Edition XS Review: A Comparison to the Sundara and Ananda
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HiFiMan Edition XS Review: A Comparison to the Sundara and Ananda

CanJam Singapore 2022: Day 2 Impressions
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CanJam Singapore 2022: Day 2 Impressions

Audio Technica ATH-R70x Review: A Gateway to Soundstage
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Audio Technica ATH-R70x Review: A Gateway to Soundstage

HiFiMAN Arya Stealth Magnets Edition Review (with comparison to Arya V2)
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HiFiMAN Arya Stealth Magnets Edition Review (with comparison to Arya V2)

Focal Utopia Review: Precogvision's Take
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Focal Utopia Review: Precogvision's Take

Beyerdynamic MMX100 Review - Best gaming headset under $100?
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Beyerdynamic MMX100 Review - Best gaming headset under $100?

Focal Utopia Review - Still the best dynamic driver headphone?
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Focal Utopia Review - Still the best dynamic driver headphone?

Audeze LCD-5 Review - Chrono's Take
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Audeze LCD-5 Review - Chrono's Take

Meze Audio Liric Review
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Meze Audio Liric Review

ZMF Vérité Closed Review
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ZMF Vérité Closed Review

Audio-Technica ADX5000 Review - Flagship Dynamic Driver Headphone
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Audio-Technica ADX5000 Review - Flagship Dynamic Driver Headphone

HiFiMan Ananda Review: Double the Sundara?
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HiFiMan Ananda Review: Double the Sundara?

Final Audio D8000 Pro Review
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Final Audio D8000 Pro Review

Sendy Audio Peacock Review
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Sendy Audio Peacock Review

HiFiMan Sundara (2020) Review: The Planar Standard
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HiFiMan Sundara (2020) Review: The Planar Standard

HiFiMan HE400se: The Entriest Level Planar
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HiFiMan HE400se: The Entriest Level Planar

CanJam SoCal 2021 - Day One Impressions, including Audeze LCD-5
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CanJam SoCal 2021 - Day One Impressions, including Audeze LCD-5

Audeze LCD-X 2021 Review - Taken to the next level in 2021
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Audeze LCD-X 2021 Review - Taken to the next level in 2021

Dan Clark Audio Stealth Planar Closed-Back Headphones Review
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Dan Clark Audio Stealth Planar Closed-Back Headphones Review

Audeze LCD-X Review - Devil In The Details
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Audeze LCD-X Review - Devil In The Details

HiFiMAN HE400se Review - Budget Planar Contender
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HiFiMAN HE400se Review - Budget Planar Contender

Focal Clear Review — The Best Headphones for Music Production in 2021
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Focal Clear Review — The Best Headphones for Music Production in 2021

Sennheiser HD 560S Review — New Benchmark in Headphone Neutrality
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Sennheiser HD 560S Review — New Benchmark in Headphone Neutrality

HiFiman Sundara Review — The Easiest Headphone Recommendation in 2021
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HiFiman Sundara Review — The Easiest Headphone Recommendation in 2021

Focal Clear Review - As Good As Everyone Says?
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Focal Clear - As Good As Everyone Says?

Sennheiser HD 800 S Review - The Critical Take
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Sennheiser HD 800 S Review - The Critical Take

Focal Celestee Review - Luxury Closed-back
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Focal Celestee Review - Luxury Closed-back

HiFiMAN HE1000se Review
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HiFiMAN HE1000se Review

Audeze Penrose Review - Low latency wireless gaming headset
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Audeze Penrose Review - Low latency wireless gaming headset

Focal Celestee Review - Best New Closed-Back Headphone in 2021?
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Focal Celestee Review - Best New Closed-Back Headphone in 2021?

Apple Airpods Max Review - Best Sounding ANC Headphones?
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Apple Airpods Max Review - Best Sounding ANC Headphones?

Beyerdynamic T5P (2nd Generation) Review
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Beyerdynamic T5P (2nd Generation) Review

HiFiMAN HE5XX vs HiFiMAN Deva - Do they sound the same?
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HiFiMAN HE5XX vs HiFiMAN Deva - Do they sound the same?

Meze Empyrean Review - Comfort King
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Meze Empyrean Review - Comfort King

Beyerdynamic DT 1770 Pro Review
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Beyerdynamic DT 1770 Pro Review

Focal Radiance Review
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Focal Radiance Review

Audeze LCD-2 Review - Best planar magnetic headphone under $1000?
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Audeze LCD-2 Review - Best planar magnetic headphone under $1000?

Sennheiser HD 560S Review - Better value than the HD6XX?
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Sennheiser HD 560S Review - Better value than the HD6XX?

Sennheiser HD 800 S Review - Still World Class in 2022?
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Sennheiser HD 800 S Review - Still World Class in 2022?

HiFiMAN Arya Review - Benchmark Planar Magnetic Headphones
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HiFiMAN Arya Review - Benchmark Planar Magnetic Headphones

Focal Stellia Review - Closed-back Endgame Contender
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Focal Stellia Review - Closed-back Endgame Contender

Sennheiser HD820 Review - Closed-back HD 800S, but at what cost?
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Sennheiser HD820 Review - Closed-back HD 800S, but at what cost?

Philips SHP9600 Review - Refining a Classic Budget Headphone
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Philips SHP9600 Review - Refining a Classic Budget Headphone

Dan Clark Audio Ether Flow 1.1 Review
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Dan Clark Audio Ether Flow 1.1 Review

Sony WH-1000XM4 Review - Great noise cancelling, but how does it sound?
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Sony WH-1000XM4 Review: Great noise cancelling, but how does it sound?

Sennheiser HD650 vs HD600 Review - Revisiting Classics in 2020
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Sennheiser HD 650 vs HD 600 Review - Revisiting Classics in 2020

Rosson Audio RAD-0 Review - Not just a pretty planar
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Rosson Audio RAD-0 Review - Not just a pretty planar