Category: Open Back Headphone Reviews

Koss Porta Pro Review

This is Part III of the Koss Mini-Series!!   What does the Koss Porta Pro sound like? Who is it for? Is it worth a purchase? All of these answers and more, comin’ up. Greetings Friend-O, and Welcome aboard! Stuart Charles here, HomeStudioBasics.com helping YOU make sound decisions leading to a beautiful audio experience that

AKG K712 Review: Who Is It For?!

Ah, the K712. The pretty boy of the 700 line. Who is the headphone for? What does it sound like? How do the Terminator and Solid Snake play in? All of these answers and more, comin’ up. Greetings bass head and Welcome aboard. Stuart Charles here, HomeStudioBasics.com helping YOU make sound decisions leading to a

The Sennheiser HD600: Still Relevant Today?

Part of The Audiophile Rabbit Hole Series! This series takes a look back on my experiences with headphones dating back to 2010. Enjoy!   2,205 word post, approx. 4 min. read Updates: 10/23/20. Article Posted. The Sennheiser HD600. The every man’s headphone. Your favorite headphones’ favorite headphone. Is it still relevant today? Is it overrated?

Superlux HD330 Review [With Video]

1,966-word post, approx. 4-5 min. read Updates: 6/30/19. Added links to Ali Express. 9/9/19. Added some buttons and a Pros & Cons box at the bottom. It’s not everyday you come across a headphone that looks exactly like a DT770. But that’s exactly what we have in the Superlux HD330. Should you buy it? I

Audeze LCD-2 Review: The OG Bowling Ball

Updates 2/4/19. 3/4/2020. Article Cleanup. 2,104 word post, approx. 4-5 min. read If you’re wondering about the conclusion to this article but don’t want hear me ramble on and on about it, here it is: The LCD-2 is a fantastic headphone, but does suffer from comfort issues. I fully believe it to be a perfect

HIFIMAN Ananda Review: Best $1k Planar?

Hey guys! Before we get started, check out Apos Audio. They are a great up and coming distributor with a phenomenal looking website and excellent customer service. They also offer free shipping, the lowest price guarantee, a 2-year warranty, and a 30-day return. Updates: 9/9/19. 9/28/19. Link/article cleanup. 1/22/20. Added some images and a Table

Sennheiser HD 598 Review | JAZZ MASTERS?

<< If you enjoy this article, please consider sharing!! It really helps the site get noticed and is much appreciated ? Updated 9/10/19 3,116 word post, approx. 6-7 min. read Hey there friend, and Welcome aboard!! Before we get into the Sennheiser HD 598 Review, grab a snack, sit back and relax because.. You’ve come

HIFIMAN Sundara Review [Video]

Hey guys! Before we get started, check out Apos Audio. They are a great up and coming distributor with a phenomenal looking website and excellent customer service. They also offer free shipping, the lowest price guarantee, a 2-year warranty, and a 30-day return. 1,672-word post, approx. 3-4 min. read Updates 6/4/19. 7/27/19. 2/23/20. Added Video

Focal Utopia Review: Best In The World?

Updates: 2/18/21. Article/link cleanup. Hi there friend and Welcome aboard!! Before we get into the Focal Utopia review, grab a snack, sit back and relax because… You’ve come to the right place!! What I will bring you in this review Ratings/Price Specifications Summary Pros Cons Video Review Amp/DAC requirements Who these headphones benefit? Thoughts from

The Budget Superstar Grado SR60e – A Review

Updates 9/8/19 1/21/20. 1,570 word post, approx 3-4 min. read Greetings mate and Welcome aboard!! Before we get into the Grado SR60e Review, grab a snack, sit back and relax because.. You’ve come to the right place!! This is part of my “Budget Kings” Series, which takes a look at some of the best options