Sony MDR-EX1000 ($600) Good detail and doesn't sound odd in any place. Yes something to be happy about wasting $530AUD (left) and $350AUD (right) back in 2016. Warm, bassy, congested and lacking in dynamics. Perhaps one needs to calibrate each headphone so it includes correction, target and HRTF for that specific headphone. Customs tried will be specified as “custom”. Audeze iSine 20 ($600) May be intense for some. Read more. Help. JonD73. Good all-rounder albeit definitely not a reference signature. It's a lot worse. It is physically unable to play bass or treble. It takes me 2 minutes to measure an IEM, you honestly think I don’t have time to listen to it as well? Average. Its detail would be appreciated if it didn't come with ear-splitting treble. Generic tuning that's nothing special in terms of tonal accuracy nor technicalities. Gobs of bass with added treble sparkle that prevents complete congestion and muddiness. Overwhelming amounts of bass only slightly balanced out by a midtreble emphasis. Smooth, neutral-ish signature that serves as an all rounder. They have a detailed balanced sound. The VX has been on my short-list for quite some time, and that’s due largely to the well-known IEM reviewer, Crinacle. Forget chi-fi IEMs, for $6 you can get the Sony MH755 which tracks the Harman Curve very well. Dead dynamics, overly warm and congested. Pretty interesting ranking list where an A- type IEM … Solid technical ability though might be a little too sterile at times. Piercing sharp treble and overwhelming bass makes this hard to listen to. Shure P3TRA215CL.Most popular, best-sounding in-ear monitor system.The Shure P3TRA215CL is a very powerful, high-quality wireless in-ear ... 2. In its first collaboration, Fearless Audio has teamed up with the internationally revered reviewer, Crinacle. Solid all-rounder with a safe, pleasing tuning. Sennheiser EW IEM G4-TWIN. C: Average in the grand scheme of things, anywhere from “passable” to “good”. – Listen to An Interview with Crinacle Part I by Audio Discourse instantly on your tablet, phone or browser - no downloads needed. Defined and detailed. An odd take on a balanced signature that sounds dead and lifeless. Well-balanced U-shaped sound that's rather atypical of a chifi dynamic IEM. This IEM is for you. Flat bass, not in a good way. What marketing strategies does Iem use? Warmer than the M3 and M4 with lower resolution. Balanced cables and unbalanced cables are real as well, but that can be achieved through a $10 cable, whereas a majority of anything above the $10 mark is either a propriety connection, a cable that looks fancy or is just snake oil. Good tone and bass response, but unfortunately lacking detail retrieval. Not the most technical but it does the job when called for it. Most of the IEMs in this list are determined based off (universal) demo units from shops. As for DACs and Amps they are all different, they make a difference. I can see myself owning these in the future. Incoherent, imaging is all over the place and sounds like a mess. Loose and uncontrolled bass in combination with a sharp and piercing treble. Rather balanced, almost neutral hybrid. The Dawn boasts a 6 BA + 2 EST configuration and was made using Fearless' $4400 Y2K tuning system. It's okay. A little bloated at times and definitely congested. Uniquely tuned hybrid. Also although maybe not rare but I would say high end I would love to get my hands on the Shure KSE1200/1500. Helpful. A decent hybrid weird slightly odd midrange tonality. Better timbre but worse technicalities. Ich habe den FX850 und FX1100 gehört. Very well tuned from bass to treble, perhaps lacking in the last octaves of extension. Well-balanced, excellent tuning and good technical ability. I'm def an IEM over headphone guy at the end of the day. crinacle.com. Can get congested. A worthy successor to the legendary GR07. Typical chifi V-shaped sound, nothing much to report on. Whatever We Do, We Do It For Our Children About VIM. I trust reddit/r/headphones, they're more reliable. Well-controlled bass despite the emphasis, limited by overall resolving ability. Very safe tuning, almost to the point of boredom. Surprising lack of BA timbre, but still rather average in technicalities. According to Crinacle's list he puts it right up there with the Shure SE846 ($999) and Ultimate Ears UE7 Pro ($850), Hifiman RE2000 ($2000!) Pretty standard chifi V-shaped sound, nothing special. Instruments sound wrong. In this first episode, our host Overlord Rush brings together Toranku, Leneo and Antdroid to the Podcast to discuss the brand new collaboration in-ear monitor from In-Ear Fidelity's Crinacle and Fearless Audio --- The Fearless x Crinacle Dawn! Below is a comprehensive guide to the latest and greatest in the best IEMs of 2020 for all occasions and music types. Campfire's take on a V-shaped dynamic sound. Junior Member 178 posts Joined: Nov 2014 From: Port Dickson Negeri Sembilan Similar to IM02. Still, such a guide points you where to look. Fuzzy, typical V-shaped sound but nothing too egregious. Just those stupid cables with those stupid add-ons. Sony MDR-EX1000 still holds incredibly value even though it was released a decade ago. Extremely coherent albeit slightly congested. A strange take on a V response. IIM Colleges in India offer a variety of MBA specializations that a student can opt for depending on their interest areas. Easily at the top in terms of resolution and definition, but comes with a big treble spike and slightly odd mids. Just remember that the rankings are crinacle’s subjective ranking. That's the only IEM I will ever need for the next years. Technical tuning with very forward detailing. Specifically the Samba as they are said to have great clarity and detail. Intense yet with no upper treble to speak of. For instance, if one shows a keen interest in getting business for an organization, he/she can opt for MBA Sales & Marketing. A well-tuned V-shaped signature that maintains solid midrange and excellent clarity. I’ve tried to get into listening to a nice headphone setup at work and it never worked out for me; work was always too distracting! Much better than the universal. A muddy, husky mess. Does away with the timbral issues of the Buds+ and sets itself as a superior. In this episode, our host Rush has a 1 on 1 discussion with Crinacle and goes over his background and how he started his measurement database and review site. Probably the closest thing to an ER2XR in TWS form. Well-tuned and coherent. A more textured, bassier and more energetic version of the HS1551. Will provide a mutory iem case instead. Extremely clear but may be too thin for some. Unfortunately the EX1000 has been discontinued. What CIEMs are you looking at? What marketing strategies does Iem use? 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