What Is High Res Audio? Is It A Hoax?!

What is high res audio? Chances are, you’ve probably seen the tiny black and yellow hi-res sticker at least once or twice. Does it mean that the headphones inside the box sound 10x better than headphones without it? Can you actually hear a night and day difference, or is it something that’s only fully captured on a frequency response graph? Many […]

Why Do People Like Heavy Metal Music?

Metal music is by far one of the most misunderstood genres of music. If you’re not what’s known as a “metal-head”, you’re probably wondering how any sane person could possibly enjoy fast, angry-sounding, and extreme music. Why do people like heavy metal music?  There’s no right or wrong answer to that question and it tends to vary from person to […]

What’s The Difference Between WAV and MP3?

In the audio community there’s a constant discussion about which audio file format sounds better than the other – and why. Two of the most popular formats for storing digital audio data are WAV files and MP3 files. What’s the difference between WAV and MP3 files? We’ll give you a rundown of each file type, then compare the pros and […]

What Is An Audiophile? – Music Addict?

What Is An Audiophile? – Music Addict? You’re wondering what the term “audiophile” means, right? Maybe you’re curious if you should claim the label or not. Is it a label worth claiming? Do you like giving yourself a label to live up to? There are some common misconceptions about this subject and hopefully, we can clear those up.  For those […]