Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

Here at Major Hifi, we LOVE headphones and music in general.  So throughout our adventures in testing headphones, we invariably come across certain models that demand attention.  Our staff picks pertain to headphones that we believe perform above-and-beyond the rest, whether it's due to the price, your music tastes, or the technology involved.

Shure SRH240A Review

Shure SRH240A Review

The Shure SRH240A is a relatively cheap headphone cashing in at $59.  Coming from Shure, it stands to reason this headphone isn't going to suck, but how much headphone do you...
Audio Technica ATH-WS1100iS Review

Audio Technica ATH-WS1100iS Review

Here at Majorhifi, we tend to prefer headphones that embody the whole package:  good looks, good fidelity, and a pretty well-rounded sound.  Of course, some headphones come along and offer something...
Grado IGE Review

Grado IGE Review

The Grado IGE is a new in-ear model crashing onto the headphone scene with a price of $99.  The first Grado earphone to sport an Apple-licensed controller, it's also the most...
Nad Viso HP50 Review

Nad Viso HP50 Review

The Nad Viso HP50 is closed-back dynamic headphone priced at $249.  Compared to other models in the price range, it's a strong performer with some key differences - making it an...
Audeze LCD-XC Review

Audeze LCD-XC Review

The landscape is bleak when it comes to high-end close-back headphones.  But there's a ray of hope, and it's  the Audeze LCD-XC - a thick-padded, wood-shielded, detailed-sounding beast-of-a-headphone.  Of course, hope...
Audeze Sine Review

Audeze Sine Review

The Audeze Sine has been out for a while now, receiving much well-deserved fanfare from audiophiles and casual listeners alike.  But all the hype aside, how well does this $449 headphone...
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7 Review

Audio Technica ATH-MSR7 Review

With a new-and-improved version already announced and arriving on store shelves any day now, the original Audio Technica ATH-MSR7 may be looking a little dated.  But thanks to some stellar performance,...
Audio Technica ATH-E70 Review

Audio Technica ATH-E70 Review

While we touched upon the merits of the ATH-E50 last week, the E70 has been waiting in the wings for a review.  Now, with my attention fully undivided, I can check...
Jays Q-Jays 2nd Generation Review

Jays Q-Jays 2nd Generation Review

The Jays Q-Jays are one of those staple earphones I just keeping coming back to again and again.  While they aren't the best earphone for everyone, but you might be surprised...

Shure SE846 Review

The Shure SE846 is a high-end in-ear monitor that has a fantastic sound - and a price to match.  At $999, it certainly isn't going to be for everyone.  But if...
Beyerdynamic DT1770 Pro Review

Beyerdynamic DT1770 Pro Review

The Beyerdynamic DT1770 Pro has been out for months now.  And despite it being such an amaze-balls headphone, the reviews on e-commerce powerhouse Amazon whistle a different tune.  So at $599,...