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Who am I and what is this blog?

I am a college student (hence the Ramen in the name) in search of the best bang for your buck IEM available. This blog was created for you the reader to get a understanding of the current Chinese  IEM market and what your money is best spent on.

What this blog is not:

This blog is not a technical headphone review site. If you want to dive into graphs and measurements from machines feel free to go ahead to another website. If you want to know what a human hears from each headphone, without tons of technical jargon in a easy to understand manner well you've come to the right place.

Why should you care?

I wanted this to be a place that made finding the best IEM easy without digging through tons of data or form post. Not everyone has the time, patience,  or desire to dig through lots of pages of information to find the current best IEM. Finding what's good out of hundreds if not thousands of IEM's is why people are intimidated by Ch-Fi (Chinese Hifi Audio). I spend hours digging through those post about new IEM's and buying them. Thus allowing you the reader to reap the benefits of being able to quickly find the best IEM.

*Disclaimer
All reviews are unbiased and all thoughts and opinions are mine and mine only. They are not influenced by outside sources basically if something is crap I'll say it's crap even if it was given to me! If something is provided as a review sample I will disclose that in the review.

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