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Nuheara IQbuds review

Nuheara’s truly wireless IQbuds switch smoothly between music, phone, and speech modes with customization for personal and environmental profiles. See Full Review »

Our Score 9

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Nuheara IQbuds Review

  • Excellent speech optimization
  • Impressive music streaming
  • Good battery life
  • Fully customizable sound characteristics
  • Easy switching between music, phone, and speech
  • Wind noise can be annoying
Our Score 9

Aiaiai TMA-1 Studio Review

  • Warm bass
  • Clear, detailed treble
  • Well balanced stereo sound
  • Rich, resonant tone
  • No iOS control button included
  • Vocals low in some mixes
Our Score 9

Audeze Sine Review

  • Crystal-clear detail
  • Deep and punchy bass
  • Excellent balance across the spectrum
  • Sleek and portable design
  • Future-proof
  • Not as comfortable as some over-ears
Our Score 9

Beyerdynamic Custom One Pro Review

  • Clear detail
  • Excellent timbre reproduction
  • Wide stereo image
  • Bass control
  • Customizable exterior
  • Soft approach occasionally lacks excitement
  • Slightly lean in upper treble
Our Score 9

PSB M4U 2 Review

  • Excellent balance and instrumental separation
  • Brilliant detail and dynamic expression
  • Solid noise-cancelling
  • Deep feature set
  • Extremely comfortable
  • Not especially stylish
  • A bit pricey
Our Score 9

Audio-Technica ATH-A700 Review

  • Excellent midrange production
  • Rich Bass
  • Sturdy construction
  • Cloth-covered 10-foot cord
  • Bulky
  • No storage or transport case
  • Require a powerful source
Our Score 8.5

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC7b Review

  • Comfortable
  • well-designed ear pads; excellent noise…
  • well-balanced sound
  • Slightly large ear-cup size; slight emphasis on…
Our Score 8.5

Atomic Floyd TwistJax Review

  • Amazing imagery
  • Deep, clean bass
  • Crisp highs and mid ranges
  • Quality construction
  • Lots of accessories
  • Ear fatigue after prolonged use
  • Metal initially feels cold to the touch
  • Passive noise reduction is better on competitors…
  • People sitting next to you can hear the music…
Our Score 8.5