Comparisons

ikko OH7 vs Beyerdynamic Xelento

The Xelento has a touch more sub-bass quantity than the OH7 and the extension on both is quite similar. The sub-bass reproduction on the OH7 provides a more natural rumble. The bass texture on the OH7 is rendered more smoothly. The bass decay on the OH7 is quicker and contributes to a more agile expression. The mid-bass on the Xelento has extra body and the slam is being delivered in a thicker manner. Each bass note on the OH7 is articulated with a higher level of finesse and agility. The midrange on the OH7 is lusher than the Xelento and there is a more musical presentation. Vocals are belted out with more presence on the OH7. The lower midrange on the OH7 has slightly more body and male vocals are expressed in a smoother manner. Emotions are conveyed effectively. The upper midrange on the OH7 has greater emphasis and there is more forward female vocals display. The OH7 exhibits higher engagement level. Next, the treble on the OH7 boasts better extension and there is a smoother presentation. The OH7 has greater amount of air rendered than the Xelento. There is more sparkle on the OH7. The treble expression on the OH7 has a good balance of details and body. Lastly, both have a natural soundstage expansion with the OH7 boasting more width. There is a slightly greater amount of depth rendered on the Xelento.

ikko OH7 vs Campfire Atlas

The Atlas has a little more sub-bass quantity than the OH7 and the extension on the Atlas is greater. The sub-bass reproduction on the Atlas creates a stronger rumble. There is a more nimble presentation on the OH7. The bass decay on the OH7 is quicker with agility. The bass texture is rendered more smoothly on the OH7. The mid-bass on the OH7 has less body and the slam is presented with reduced punch. Each bass note on the OH7 is articulated with a clinical hit. The midrange on the OH7 is expressed with more body and there is better engagement. Vocals on the OH7 are presented with higher intimacy level. The lower midrange on the OH7 is thicker than the Atlas and male vocals are lusher. The upper midrange on the OH7 is more forward and there is a livelier female vocals display. The OH7 exhibits a more upfront and focused midrange. Next, for the treble section, the Atlas has slightly greater extension and there is a brighter presentation. The OH7 has a smoother and more relaxing expression. The Atlas has more defined crisp with extra sparkle. There is similar amount of air rendered on both. Lastly, there is a natural expansion on both and the OH7 has greater width magnitude. The depth on the Atlas is less closed in.

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