The ME100 is a fun sounding iem that is able to provide an agile bass expression, lively midrange and vibrant treble. The soundstage gives an open feeling. The vibrance elevates the overall engagement level and captivates listeners. In addition, the ME100 is constructed well out of aluminum and it comes with a detachable braided cable. The Shanling ME100 is a solid debut iem from Shanling and more can be expected from the ME500.