Value for money headphones for the masses (Part II)
Two months ago I wrote this article regarding all the value for money IEM and earbud headphones I had at that time. Enjoying my VE Monk Plus made me want to try more vfm earbuds and below you will find a small list of some more I bought and tested so far.
TY HI-Z-HP-32 Hi-Z is a very cheap set of earbuds that make the Monks sound like a toy for kids.
Value for money headphones for the masses (Part I)
One year ago I decided that I needed an upgrade on my headphones (Sony MH-1), so I bought Hifiman RE-400 to use with my Fiio X1. It was obvious from the first minute I used them that they were not for me. I noticed a total lack of bass (and trust me I am not a basshead!) that made my listening experience completely flat and boring.
Having spent a noticeable amount of money for these in-ear monitors, I could not spend again a similar amount, so I decided to experiment with cheap Asian headphones, hoping to find my vfm.