Sponsors Angel City Audio and SVSound both have new speaker offerings at the show.
Audio manufacturer Light Harmonic is developing a power amp that they claim will put big, expensive monoblock performance into a small, affordable form factor. The class A-B amp will have some interesting little tricks up its sleeve. Product name Keep, part of the LH Labs Geek series.
From Can Jam:
$5500 Ear Speakers. Not for everyone, but it was difficult not to drool.
HiFiMan flagship HE6 model sang nicely, but is to be replaced in 2015.
RHA in-ears, from across the pond - comfortable and accurate enough that one could easily forget they were in-ears. Hand-polished!
oBravo cans with AMT tweeters from across the other pond.
Serious Bluetooth cans for the audiophile who will not be tied down.
Sennheiser HD600, HD650, HD700, HD800, in normal and differential configs, set up for A-B-C-D-E-F comparison.