1MORE Sonoflow Wireless Hi-Res ANC headphones review

Welcome to my review of the 1MORE Sonoflow headphones, which retail for £89 or $99.

Key Features

  • Offering up to 70-hours of playtime with a 5-min/5-hour Fast Charge
  • LDAC Hi-Res Audio, wired & wireless mode support
  • Intelligent Hybrid Noise Cancellation,
  • 1MORE’s SonoFlow is the new mid-priced ANC Over-ear headphone.
  • 1MORE’s First Wireless Noise Cancelling Over-Ear Headphones.
  • 40mm Dynamic DLC Driver
  • 12 EQ Studio Grade Presets
  • Transparency mode
  • ENC Mic for clear calls
  • Wired / Wireless mode support
  • QuietMax Hybrid Noise Cancellation

Video Review

Conclusion

A very competent, good value wireless over the ear ANC headphone from 1MORE. Recommended 8.8/10.

To celebrate the launch, 1MORE is offering $20/£20/€20 off for the first month using coupons at Amazon and via the code ‘SONOFLOW20’ redeemable on the 1MORE USA website.

Amazon USA http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B7NBXWDV

Amazon UK https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0B7NBXWDV

1MORE USA https://usa.1more.com/products/1more-sonoflow-wireless-active-noise-cancelling-headphones

1MORE UK website: https://uk.1more.com/

Burson Audio Super Charger review

Welcome to my review of the Burson Audio Super Charger that retails for $300.

In my review I take a look at the difference in sound quality using the Super Charger, provide a list of compatible devices that it works with and much more. This is part 3 in my series looking at Burson Audio. Part One covered the review of the Burson Audio Playmate 2, Part Two covered the upgrading of the opamps to the Burson V6 Vivid and V6 Classic.

Video Review

Conclusion

The Burson Audio Super Charger is a decent upgrade in the sonic performance. Highly recommended.

Useful Links

More info https://www.bursonaudio.com/product/super-charger-3a/

Burson Audio V6 Vivid vs V6 Classic Opamps plus how to upgrade https://youtu.be/VhC0AkV6Hkc

Burson Audio Playmate 2 review https://youtu.be/-gUDo5nn6kU

SoundPeats Free2 Classic review vs AirPods vs Samsung Beats Pro vs FiiTii HiFi Air

Welcome to my review of the SoundPeats Free2 Classic vs AirPods 3 vs Samsung Buds Pro vs FiiTii HiFi Air.

Key Specs/Features

  • Laser-engraved leather texture combined with metal elements achieves a balance between exquisite and comfort. The ergonomic design with each earbud weighing only 0.14oz provides a perfect wearing experience with all-day comfort. 
  • 8 hours playtime per charge and another 2.8 recharges by the charging case. The Free2 classic wireless earbuds extend your enjoyment to 30 hours in total. It only takes 1-2 hours to charge the earbuds and the charging case by the convenient USB-C charge. 
  • Certificated with IPX5 waterproof.
  • 6mm dynamic driver presents strong bass, mellow mids, and clear vocals to let you enjoy the immersive beating notes. The Bluetooth 5.1 ensures a stable connection and helps enhance the sound to be more pleasant for your weekly workout and leisure time. 
  • The mics are equipped with dust-proof metal mesh to reduce wind noises interruption and make the calls clear and smooth. The on-ear touch control allows your access to control volume, switch songs, pause/answer calls, and activate voice assistant.

Video Review and Comparison

Conclusion

As budget wireless earphones go, the SoundPeats Free2 Classic are superb. Recommended. 8.9/10.

Useful Links

Mifo FiiTii HiFiAir review – ANC & Great Mics Wireless Earbuds

Welcome to my review of the Mifo FiiTii HiFiAir wireless earbuds that retail for £49.99.

The Key Features/Specs

  • ANC and ENC 2 mics noise reduction
  • Upgraded dynamic driver
  • Transparency mode
  • Weight 4g each bud.
  • Stable and comfortable fit, ideal for exercising.
  • Bluetooth 5.2
  • IPX7 Water Resistance, IPX7 Water Resistance technology, protect the Bluetooth earbuds from sweat and water splash. 
  • 36 hours battery life in total . The wireless earbuds has 6h play time on a full charge, and the charging case provides an additional 5 times charging. It takes 2h for the charging case to be fully charged.

Audio Tracks used for Review

For every headphone review, I use the below songs, as well as a load of others. But these tracks below help me determine how these compare to other wireless earphones.

– Roxy Music – True to Life (Remastered)
– Leonard Cohen – In My Secret Life
– Massive Attack – Unfinished Sympathy (2012 Mix Master)
– Eric Clapton – Layla (Acoustic Live at MTV Unplugged)
– Axel F – From Beverly Hills Cop
– Natalie Merchant – Ophelia
– CeeLo Green – Bright Lights Bigger City
– Stevie Ray Vaughan – Tin Pan Alley
– K.D. Lang – Constant Craving
– Nigel Kennedy – The New Four Seasons
– Hans Zimmer – Mountains

Video Review

Conclusion

An excellent pair of wireless earbuds which have better than expected mics for the price. Recommended. 8.7/10.

Useful Links

FiiTii store https://fiitii.com/product/true-wireless/hifi-air/

Amazon US https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0B2VFJVBZ

Amazon UK https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0B2VFJVBZ

Amazon CA https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B0B2VFJVBZ

Amazon Au https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B0B2VFJVBZ

FiiTii  have a 20% off discount code which should work for the above links.  20% off code: HIFIAIR22 End Date:31/08/202211:59 PMPST

Unlock a secret menu in the Samsung Gallery app !

Did you know there is a huge secret menu in the Samsung Gallery app that you can reveal.

Here’s how.

First open the Samsung Gallery app. Go to settings. About Gallery app. Tap many times on the version number.

As you tap away you will see a message appear a few times that Galaxy Labs is enabling. Until a message appears Galaxy Labs enabled then you can stop tapping. So you can check to see if you now have the new menu settings option ‘Galaxy Labs’ as below.

In case you’re wondering what the entire options are see below.

I hope you like this.

Soundpeats Air3 Pro True Wireless ANC Earphones review – High Performing

Welcome to my review of the Soundpeats Air3 Pro TWS earphones with ANC that retail for £59.

Key Features / Specifications

– 35db Hybrid Active Noise Cancelling Technology
– QCC3046 & Bluetooth5.2 & aptX-Adaptive, AAC, SBC
– Low latency & Game Mode 60ms Ultra-Low Latency
– 12mm driver , 4 mics (2 mics per earbud)
– Battery 6 hours with ANC off, 5 hours ANC on, plus battery case gives 20 hours in total
– Weight case 35g, earbud 4.5g
– 2022 VGP GOLDEN AWARD
– In ear detection

The Touch Controls

– Double-tap L or R to play/pause the music
– Press R to increase the volume
– Press L to decrease the volume
– Click and hold R to go to the next song
– Press L to re-track
– Triple-click L or R to activate the voice assistant
– Normal Mode/ANC Mode/Transparency Mode: Long press the left for 1.5s
– Enter/Exit Game Mode: Triple tap the left

Video Review

Conclusion

Superb value for money. What more can you ask for! Highly recommended 9.0/10.

Useful Links

Letshuoer S12 IEMs 14.8mm Planar Magnetic Hi-Fi Earphones Review – Blockbusters!

Welcome to my review of the Letshuoer S12 IEMs that retails for around $169.

The Key Features/Specifications

– 14.8mm custom planar magnetic driver.
– Either 3.5mm or 4.4mm balanced jack.
– Cable – 128 strands braided silver plated monocrystalline.
– 0.78mm qual pin connector, refined reproduction low distortion.
– Aluminum alloy chassis. Complicated CNC process.
– Chassis – 5 axis CNC processing
– Dual vent hole design – The chassis has two vent holes drilled to the side of the unit to reduce pressure against the ear drums, which in turns protect users’ hearing.
– Frequency response: 20-30000Hz
– Impedance: 16Ω
– Sensitivity: 102dB/mW
– Cable length: 1.2m
– IP Rating: IPX3

Audio Tracks used for Review

For all my audio reviews, I use the below tracks. Other tracks are also used, but these are the core songs.

– Roxy Music – True to Life (Remastered)
– Leonard Cohen – In My Secret Life
– Massive Attack – Unfinished Sympathy (2012 Mix Master)
– Eric Clapton – Layla (Acoustic Live at MTV Unplugged)
– Axel F – From Beverly Hills Cop
– Natalie Merchant – Ophelia
– CeeLo Green – Bright Lights Bigger City
– Stevie Ray Vaughan – Tin Pan Alley
– K.D. Lang – Constant Craving
– Nigel Kennedy – The New Four Seasons
– Hans Zimmer – Mountains

Before you watch the video review of the Letshuoer S12, some of you may not have heard of the Letshuoer. In the useful links, I have included a link to the about us page on their website. The pedigree of the team at Letshuoer is world class.

Video Review

Conclusion

One of the best IEMs that I have heard in a long time, and my personal favourite going forward. Just be prepared to be stunned at its sonic performance and musicality. Highly recommended 9.9/10.

Useful Links

Shuoer Team – https://letshuoer.net/pages/who-we-are

Sport&outdo Mifo S True Wireless IPX7 Sport Earbuds with Active Noise Cancelling – Stunning!

Welcome to my review of the Mifo S TWS IPX7 Sport Earbuds with Hybrid Active Noise Cancellation. These retail for around £139, but there is often a deal making these nearer to £110.

Key Features / Specifications

– Small size 2.5 cm³ / 3.5g per earbuds with horn design. Very lightweight and comfortable.
– Active Noise Canceling and Transparency mode – 6Mic ANC+ENC noise reduction for calls, clear voices can be heard and transmitted during calls. Transparent settings allow you to communicate face-to-face with people even while enjoying music.
– Bluetooth 5.2 and moving-iron technology, MIFO S wireless earbuds with microphone offer fast paring and a stable wireless connection with excellent sound quality.
– Easy Connection – Opening the charging case, they will connect automatically to your smart phones after first pairing and connection.
– Battery – 6h playtime per fully charged, an additional 34h playtime with charging case with built-in battery (up to 6 times)
– IPX7 water-resistant, IPX6 dust-proof, which are fitting for running, sports, gym, work, and travel, etc.
– Unique look, design, and premium materials, especially the charging case, make it different from the TWS market.

Video Review

Conclusion

Beautiful designed wireless earphones, ideal for the active users, highly recommended. 8.9/10.

Useful Links

A special offer has been made available by Mifo. – 20% off Claim code:mifoSSSS – End Date:30/06/2022 11:59 PM PST. It can be used on the below Amazon stores and also Mifo’s own store.

https://sport-outdo.com/product/true-wireless/mifo-s-noise-cancelling-small-earbuds/

Amazon US- https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09P326KSH

Amazon Canada- https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B09P326KSH

Amazon Australia- https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B09P326KSH

Amazon Germany- https://www.amazon.de/dp/B09W2LNMG7

Manfrotto Active Backpack III review – Compact and Practical!

Welcome to my review of the Manfrotto Active Backpack III review which retails for £108. However, if you look around you will see offers from £71.

Key Features / Specifications

  • Versatile backpack for camera and laptop, or a travel daypack
  • Holds DSLR or mirrorless cameras with up to 3 lenses
  • Tripod connection for compact tripods for when you need it
  • 14 inch padded laptop compartment
  • Water repellant fabric with added protective rain cover included
  • M-Guard internal divide protection 
  • 3D cushioned back
  • Weight – 1.03 kg
  • Internal Dimensions – 26 x 16.5 x 42 cm
  • Camera Insert Dimensions – 24 x 14 x 11 cm
  • External Dimensions – 29 x 18.5 x 46 cm
  • Laptop Compartment Dimensions – 21 x 1 x 35 cm – 14 inch laptop
  • Personal Compartment Dimensions – 18 x 14 x 21 cm
  • 13 litre capacity

Video Review

Conclusion

A very well built and useful backpack from Manfrotto. Lots of versatility and rugged for the outdoors. Highly recommended 9/10.

Useful Links

Manfrotto website – https://www.manfrotto.com/uk-en/advanced-active-backpack-iii-mb-ma3-bp-a/

iFi Go Bar review vs iFi Gold Go Bar vs Chord Mojo 2

Welcome to my review of the iFi Go Bar which retails for £329, then compared to the iFi Gold Go Bar, which is a limited edition run of 1,000 units, which retails for £499. Then all are compared to the Chord Mojo 2, which retails for £450 in the UK. The Chord Mojo 2 pricing is other countries is a lot higher.

Key Features

  • iEMatch – the most sensitive IEMs can be matched 
  • Connects directly to your device with the USB C Input, and works with balanced 4.4mm or S-Bal 3.5mm headphone plugs for ultimate convenience and versatility 
  • Balanced 4.4mm & S-Balanced 3.5mm 
  • Proprietary XBass & XSpace technology delivers amazing sound performance 
  • Tidal MQA to MP3 and beyond, play any high res audio format with native digital to analog conversion so you can listen to any song the way the original recording was intended

Conclusion

The iFi Go Bar is an exceptional DAC/Amp and highly recommended. 9.4/10.

I hope you enjoyed my review and comparison, but if you have any further questions, please let me know.

Useful Links

iFi Audio website – http://www.ifi-audio.com