Sleek Audio SA1 inner earphones in review – aluminium and rosewood = the new peas and carrots
18 February 2010
Conclusion: 80$ isn’t cheap. But with a good accessory package, nice carrying case, the ability to go wireless, and overall decent construction, the SA1 looks pretty good. It is smooth and reliable with a pretty top end.
Pros: Sturdy, pretty earphones, Good, smooth sound with some kick, Excellent replaceable cable system, Can work with wireless or future headset option, Good fit kit and great case
Cons: Cable has weak strain relief and plug portions, Low end not as detailed as possible, Strangely angled cable plugs
Sleek Audio SA1, an Altogether Different Audio Experience
29 October 2009
Excerpt: Here’s the dilemma: you’re listening to your favorite music, and outside noises are not only bleeding in, they are making your music less clear. Most people would turn up the volume to block the unwanted noise and amplify their audio.
Pros: : Interchangeable and removable cable allows for easy cable replacement or transition to wireless; Ability to convert to wireless earphones and back to wired; Beautiful Siam rosewood speaker body; Excellent sound and noise isolation; upcoming cable options including tangle-free; very comfortable,...
Cons: : I couldn’t really tell a difference between treble produced from the two different sets of ports, but Kevin thought he could; It would be helpful if the ports could be more clearly marked – maybe with a stamped + or –