Dunu is taking another stab at the most active headphone market, the medium tier IEMs. How does their new release stack up against the competition? Is it really THIS fun? Is the $379 asking price reasonable? Let’s dive into it together!
Fir Audio Kr5 is the mid level of Fir's newest series called The New Frontiers. It uses a dedicated dynamic driver for the bass and four balanced armature drivers. It packs some great technologies, and it's priced at $2999.
LittleDot MK III SE is a fully balanced hybrid headphone amplifier by this legendary Chinese manufacturer. It pushes up to 2.5W per channel and it's priced at $499.
Five x Five is the newest release from Fir Audio. It uses a 1DD + 4BA driver configuration, and its design is like nothing else on the market. This little bunny costs $999.
Unique Melody MEST is the first hybrid IEM that uses four different types of drivers - bone conduction, EST, balanced armature, and dynamic. It is priced at $1399 for a universal version, and $1699 for custom.
Dorado 2020 is a new revision of Campfire Audio first hybrid IEM - Dorado. It is equipped with a 10mm dynamic driver and one armature with no cross-over. It is priced at 1099$.