Campfire Audio is a company based in Portland, Oregon and they specialize in in-ear monitors (IEMs), headphones and cables. I would like to thank Campfire Audio for the review unit of Ara. At the moment, the Ara can be purchased from Campfire Audio.


  • Driver Configuration: 7 Balanced Armature (Quad Low Frequency Balanced Armature Drivers, Single Mid Frequency Balanced Armature Driver, Dual High Frequency Balanced Armature Drivers + T.A.E.C)
  • Frequency Response: 10Hz–28 kHz
  • Sensitivity: 94 dB SPL @ 1kHz: 7.094 mVrms
  • Impedance: 8.5 Ohms @ 1kHz

Unboxing & Accessories

The Ara comes in a squarish brown package with silver pattern and the package sports the brand name. A brown wrapping paper is used to wrap the package and on the front, there is a sticker that sports the brand name, image of Ara and model name. The package is made of USA made “French Paper Company” paper. After opening the package, there is the sustainable cork blue dyed zipper case which contains the Ara and detachable MMCX smoky litz cable. Each shell is protected inside a soft pouch that is divided into 2 sections. The default tips on the Ara are the size M Marshmallow tips. In the accessories box, there are Campfire Audio Marshmallow tips (S & L), silicone tips (S, M & L), Final E tips (XS, S, M, L & XL), cleaning tool and Campfire Audio pin. At the bottom of the package, there are warranty card and instruction manual.

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