We've selected five standout products that represent some of the best values in the home audio arena
Ex-movie theater projectionist Steve Guttenberg covers high-end audio news and reviews.
To advance the state of the art of in-ear headphones, JH Audio developed the first portable amplifier-headphone system. You've never heard anything like it.
If you have ears, prepare to open them now. Even when compared with the top contenders for the world's best full-size, over-the-ear headphones, and the JH Audio JH 13 Pro in-ear headphone holds its own.
The 1964 Ears V6-Stage is a tour de force of in-ear headphone design, and they're hand-crafted in Portland, Ore.
The ultra-performance in-ear headphone wars are heating up, and now we have a new winner, the JH Audio 16 Pro. Rock stars rely on them, and JH Audio would love to custom build a set for you.
The Audiophiliac auditions InEar's innovative StageDiver headphones from Germany.
A rare larger-screen hybrid, the HP Spectre x2 aims to be both a portable laptop and a video-friendly slate. The price is right, but the design feels awkward and the wonky touch pad makes it hard to use as a full-time laptop.
Early versions of the Dell XPS 13 had promise, but lacked must-have features. Over time, the system slowly added a high-res display, then a touch screen, making the new 2014 version an ultrabook that hits nearly all the marks.
The Cypher Labs Theorem 720 portable digital converter-headphone amp will take your sound to the next level.
Meridian's new Prime desktop amp is seriously compact, and the sound is astonishing!
It's been a stellar year for headphones. The Audiophiliac looks back on the real standouts.