KZ AS16: Looking Up

Greetings, Today we’re checking out Knowledge Zenith’s (KZ) newest release to carry the title of brand flagship, the AS16. Ever since the release of the ZST a few short years ago, balanced armatures (BA) have been used in the vast majority of their products. With the release of 2018’s armature only AS10, they once again entered uncharted grounds for the brand. Instead of a simple … Continue reading KZ AS16: Looking Up

BGVP DM6: Step Up Your Game

Greetings, Today we’re checking out the much adored DM6, a quintuple armature earphone from BGVP. BGVP and I have had a checkered past. Most of their earlier products were wonderful to look at and feel, but fell flat on their face when it came to how they sounded. Uninspired, generic, dull, etc. just to toss out some unflattering terms. All this changed with the DMG, … Continue reading BGVP DM6: Step Up Your Game

Tenhz K5: 2+2, All Grown Up

Greetings! Today we’re checking out an impressive hybrid from Tenhz, the K5. A couple years ago Knowledge Zenith (KZ) stirred the pot and started a new trend with the creation of their uber successful budget 2+2 hybrid, the ZS5. Tons of other companies hopped on the hype train to try their hand at the format, such as the BGVP DM5, BQEYZ KC2, TRN V80, Revonext … Continue reading Tenhz K5: 2+2, All Grown Up

TENHZ P4 Pro: Midrange Master

Greetings, Today we’re checking out the P4 Pro, a quad-balanced armature earphone from the folks at TENHZ. TENHZ you say? Another new brand, huh. Sort of, but not quite. You might recall Audbos, a spin off brand from Magaosi marketing primarily in the North American market. Back in early 2017 I reviewed the K3 and DB-02, both hybrids and competitive offerings in their respective price … Continue reading TENHZ P4 Pro: Midrange Master