Category: Accessories

November 20, 2016 / A Bit About Sound
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July 22, 2016 / Accessories

A little while ago I reviewed the Brainwavz Hengja – a clamp-on headphone holder that could attach to a desk or shelf to hold your prized possessions when you’re not listening to them. Now, Brainwavz have released the somewhat unfortunately named Hooka as an alternative to the Hengja. The Hooka brings a few changes compared to the Hengja and therefore has its own pros and cons. Let’s take a look…

June 20, 2016 / Accessories

The debate around the value / importance of USB cables is a tense one in the audiophile world with some people swearing that the cable makes no difference and others believing it does. I personally sit in the second camp. I believe, based on listening to many different USB cables, that the cables do actually make a difference. I have also found that the cost of the cable has no bearing on whether or not it sounds better and personal preferences will also play a part in this question.
The wonderful crew over at AudioQuest have loaned me one of each of their USB cables and I’ve thrown in some cables I already own to create a comparison review of 10 different USB cables to see if it’s really worth spending more and to see which features are valuable and which features are just gimmicks…