Headphone + Accessory Reviews (140 Reviews)

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Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless Headphones Reviewed

Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless Headphones Reviewed

I wonder what air travel will be like in the future. Prior to COVID-19, I often found myself on a Southwest plane flying up and down California for work, with the occasional trip back east. Regardless of my destination or... Continue Reading

Headphone Reviews

More people than ever before are enjoying their AV content on the go, both through streaming services and their own personal media files. Because of that, the headphone category is booming. Whether you’re looking for lower-priced earphones, custom-fit in-ear monitors, high-end over-the-ear designs, or the newest wireless headphones, we’ve got you covered. This page also includes reviews of headphone-related accessories like headphone amplifiers, preamplifiers, and portable DACs.

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Headphone + Accessory Reviews Archives

May 11, 2020

Schiit Hel High-Power Gaming/Music/Communications DAC/Amp Reviewed

Schiit's step-up Hel gaming headphone amp and DAC delivers not only performance upgrades, but also some nice ergonomic touches that make it a wonderful desktop audio solution for headsets, headphones, and powered monitors alike. Continue Reading
Schiit Hel High-Power Gaming/Music/Communications DAC/Amp Reviewed

May 06, 2020

Astell&Kern SA700 Portable High-Resolution Audio Player Reviewed

Astell&Kern practically invented the high-end portable music player market in 2012. I remember reading Steven Stone's review of the AK120... Continue Reading
Astell&Kern SA700 Portable High-Resolution Audio Player Reviewed

Apr 22, 2020

Schiit Fulla 3 Gaming DAC/Amp Reviewed

As I write this, it's been about three weeks since my wife finally got approval to work from home during... Continue Reading
Schiit Fulla 3 Gaming DAC/Amp Reviewed

Apr 01, 2020

Earstudio ES100 MK2 Wireless Headphone Amplifier and DAC Reviewed

In many ways, the Earstudio ES100 MK2 ($99) appears similar in function to the Bluewave Get we reviewed just over... Continue Reading
Earstudio ES100 MK2 Wireless Headphone Amplifier and DAC Reviewed

Mar 11, 2020

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT Wireless Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones Reviewed

Despite the fact that I review all manner of audio gear, including expensive and exotic components that costs more than... Continue Reading
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC700BT Wireless Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones Reviewed

Dec 09, 2019

Home Theater Review's Best of 2019 Awards

As 2019 comes to a close, we at HomeTheaterReview.com look back at all the products we reviewed this year and pick the best of the bunch, from affordable favorites to flagship products that make us drool. Continue Reading
Home Theater Review's Best of 2019 Awards

Aug 28, 2019

1MORE Triple Driver Over-Ear Headphones Reviewed

My very limited experience with 1MORE in the past generally left me with more questions than answers. I've always found... Continue Reading
1MORE Triple Driver Over-Ear Headphones Reviewed

Aug 21, 2019

Focal Utopia Headphones Reviewed

Focal's Utopia headphone at $3,999 represents an extreme no-expense-spared approach to design, components, and materials. Granted, for some in... Continue Reading
Focal Utopia Headphones Reviewed

Jul 31, 2019

Focal Stellia Headphones Reviewed

Bob Barrett calls Focal's Stellia closed-back headpphone the "headphone that future high-end headphones will be judged against." Continue Reading
Focal Stellia Headphones Reviewed

Jul 10, 2019

RHA CL2 Planar In-Ear Monitors Reviewed

RHA has built a reputation for producing high-quality, high-value personal audio products backed by one of the best warranties in... Continue Reading
RHA CL2 Planar In-Ear Monitors Reviewed

Jun 26, 2019

Benchmark HPA4 Headphone Amplifier and Analog Preamplifier Review

I have, in past articles, expressed the point of view that in a nearfield system with short cable runs, a... Continue Reading
Benchmark HPA4 Headphone Amplifier and Analog Preamplifier Review

May 15, 2019

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless In-Ear Monitors Reviewed

They may be a bit bulkier than Apple's AirPods, but these true wireless earphones deliver much better performance, says Brian Kahn. Continue Reading
Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless In-Ear Monitors Reviewed

Apr 10, 2019

Audeze Mobius Wireless Headphones Reviewed

Over the past few years, Audeze has become one of the most respected headphone companies in the business, and its... Continue Reading
Audeze Mobius Wireless Headphones Reviewed

Feb 20, 2019

Cleer Flow Wireless Headphones Reviewed

My publisher, Jerry Del Colliano, assures me that wireless noise-cancelling headphones are the future of portable audio. And while... Continue Reading
Cleer Flow Wireless Headphones Reviewed

Feb 12, 2019

Bluewave Get Wireless Headphone Amplifier-DAC

I came across a unique component that caught my attention at the recent Los Angeles CanJam show. In a little... Continue Reading
Bluewave Get Wireless Headphone Amplifier-DAC

Dec 26, 2018

Audio-Technica LS400iS Quad Armature In-Ear Monitors Reviewed

Great fit, great sound, and wonderful neutrality make Audio-Technica's LS400iS quad-driver IEM a knockout, according to Steven Stone. Continue Reading
Audio-Technica LS400iS Quad Armature In-Ear Monitors Reviewed

Dec 10, 2018

Home Theater Review's Best of 2018 Awards

Here at the end of 2018, we at HomeTheaterReview.com look back at all the products we reviewed this year and pick the best of the bunch, from budget favorites to aspirational flagship products. Continue Reading
Home Theater Review's Best of 2018 Awards

Oct 03, 2018

Sennheiser CX 6.00BT Wireless In-ear Headphones Reviewed

Looking for a big step up from the earbuds that come with your phone but don't want to spend a ton of dough? Brian Khan takes the Sennheiser CX 6.00BT for a flight or two and finds its light weight, improved sound, and superior comfort noteworthy. Continue Reading
Sennheiser CX 6.00BT Wireless In-ear Headphones Reviewed

Aug 22, 2018

Sony TA-ZH1ES Headphone Amp Reviewed

Steven Stone looks at Sony's best "under the radar" reference-level headphone amplifier and DAC/Pre. Continue Reading
Sony TA-ZH1ES Headphone Amp Reviewed

Aug 01, 2018

Beyerdynamic Aventho Wireless Headphones Reviewed

It isn't often that we see high-end on-ear wireless headphones, but the Beyerdynamic Aventho Wireless represents a compelling offering for those looking for a good mix of portability and on-the-go performance. Continue Reading
Beyerdynamic Aventho Wireless Headphones Reviewed

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