COWON earphones rank no. 1 for Japanese home appliances magazine performance test – ‘luxury sound’ proven overseas, too
- COWON hybrid earphones ‘EH2’ get highest points for Japanese home appliance magazine ‘Home Appliance Review’ earphones test.
- Competed with popular models of prominent global brands, high quality proven through positive review based on strict evaluation standards.
- Smart device compatible model ‘EM1’ also receives excellent evaluation for premium sound.
- COWON will continue reputation as ‘excellent sound quality company,’ not just for devices, but for earphones, too.
The hybrid earphones by COWON SYSTEMS,Inc. (CEO Park Namkyu, www.cowon.com), ‘COWON EH2 (‘EH2’ below)’ were selected as the top product in the March issue of the Japanese home appliance magazine, ‘Home Appliance Review.’
‘EH2’ is a dual driver hybrid earphone that provides Hi-Fi sound exactly like the original sound through a top resolution driver BA unit that handles the high range and a dynamic driver that provides a grand low range.
The earphones performance test was conducted on 57 products by 33 companies, including Sony, Bose and Beats by Dr. Dre, and ‘EH2’ is received excellent results for the many categories, such as low/mid/high range sound, mounting feel, sound insulation and price. It is received the highest score along with the expensive Sony ‘XBA-H3’ earphones, making it a joint top product.
‘Home Appliance Review’ reviewed that the detailed resolution of ‘EH2,’ which goes through precise hybrid type tuning, and strong low and medium tone balance were especially outstanding, and gave high points for the high strength metal housing and fabric cable, which minimize echoes and noise.
In addition, the high sound quality kernel-type ‘COWON EM1’ earphones that support smart devices were also reviewed to have an excellent sense of speed according to music genre and excellent vocal expression, and received the same score as other high-end earphones that cost much more than the model. It is received great attention as a product with excellent performance compared to the price.
Meanwhile, according to a COWON spokesperson, ‘COWON EH2’ is being received extremely well overseas in March, making the overseas sales even outdo domestic sales, and sales are rapidly increasing in Japan since the recent magazine review.
COWON CEO Park Namkyu said, “The competitiveness of COWON, which is represented by ‘excellent sound quality,’ was recognized once again in the Japanese market” and added, “We will continue to maintain the pride of an ‘excellent sound quality company’ with diverse products that integrate the unique high quality audio technology of COWON.”