Custom Art FIBAE 4 vs Custom Art FIBAE 3
The FIBAE 4 has more sub-bass quantity than the FIBAE 3 with slightly greater extension. The rumble on the FIBAE 4 is more weighted and impact is brought out well. The bass decay on the FIBAE 3 is quicker which results in a swifter expression . The bass texture is rendered more smoothly on the FIBAE 4. The mid-bass on the FIBAE 4 has more body and the slam is delivered in a bolder approach. Each bass note on the FIBAE 4 is articulated in a fuller manner than the FIBAE 3. There is a more complete display from the FIBAE 4. The midrange on the FIBAE 4 is thicker than the FIBAE 3 and it is expressed in a lusher manner. Vocals on the FIBAE 4 are not as energetic as the FIBAE 3 and there is reduced presence. The lower midrange on the FIBAE 4 has more body and male vocals are thicker sounding with less presence. The upper midrange on the FIBAE 3 is cleaner with extra forwardness and females vocals are presented with energy. There is a livelier presentation on the FIBAE 3. For the treble, the FIBAE 3 has slightly greater extension than the FIBAE 4 and there is a leaner expression. The crisp on the FIBAE 3 is more defined accompanied with additional sparkle to liven the top end. The FIBAE 4 takes on a thicker expression with more body and the approach ensures a fatigue-free listen. Lastly, for the soundstage, the expansion on the FIBAE 4 is more natural with fullness. The FIBAE 4 has slightly less width magnitude and the depth on the FIBAE 3 is more closed in.
Custom Art FIBAE 4 vs Campfire Andromeda
The FIBAE 4 has more sub-bass quantity than the Andromeda and the extension on the FIBAE 4 is slightly greater. The sub-bass reproduction on the FIBAE 4 delivers a weighted and natural rumble. The mid-bass on the FIBAE 4 has more body with the slam being delivered with fullness and impact. The bass decay on the Andromeda is quicker with more agility. The bass texture is rendered in a smoother manner on the FIBAE 4. Each bass note on the FIBAE 4 is articulated with a robust hit while the Andromeda takes on a clinical presentation. The midrange on the FIBAE 4 is lusher and bodied but vocals are not as upfront as the Andromeda. The Andromeda has higher transparency level and slightly greater definition. The FIBAE 4 has a soothing expression with emotions conveyed more effectively. The lower midrange on the FIBAE 4 has a thicker expression for male vocals but with reduced presence. The upper midrange on the Andromeda has greater emphasis and female vocals are presented in a livelier manner. Next, in the treble section, the Andromeda has greater extension than the FIBAE 4. There is a brighter presentation on the Andromeda with more defined crisp. The FIBAE 4 takes on a soothing and relaxing manner that contributes to a fatigue-free listen. There is an airier feeling on the Andromeda. The treble is smoother on the FIBAE 4 with additional body. Lastly, the FIBAE 4 has a more natural expansion for its soundstage with fullness. The Andromeda has better width. The depth on both is quite similar.