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Ixos XHA516-100 (1m) review

Helps deliver a refined sound, but the dynamic range is less impressive than that of some rivals and bass is a little soft Tested at £40.00

What Hi-Fi? Verdict

If you're after a gentle, mature sound it's fine, but bass is a little sluggish


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    No harsh or rough edges to the sound


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    Sluggish bass

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    dynamic range could be better

If you're after a gentle, mature sound, that's fine, but if drama and excitement is your bag, walk away.

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