NightHawk Reviews

Best High-End Headphones of 2017 – The Master Switch

September 25, 2017

“The NightHawk Carbons are cool. They are a pair of headphones that feel like they were designed by actual human beings, with the goal of making you really enjoy using them.” – Rob Boffard – The Master Switch

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AudioQuest NightOwl Carbon Review – Headphone.Guru

August 28, 2017

“The NightOwls at $699.00 will give you exceptional sound and terrific value. They are likely one of the few truly audiophile quality closed headphones you could buy. ” – Eric Neff – Headphone.Guru

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AudioQuest NightOwl Receives Mention in “Awesome Headphones Under $100” – Patrick Norton – TekThing

July 17, 2017

“Doesn’t matter if you’re listening to Bluegrass, or Orchestra, Rock n’ Roll, movie soundtracks. These headphones – they deliver.” – Patrick Norton – TekThing

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Review: AudioQuest NightHawk Carbon – The Master Switch

April 4, 2017

“Some things just always will be, and we’re going to put our flag on this one right now: the AudioQuest NightHawk Carbons are cool, and always will be.” – Rob Boffard – The Master Switch

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Sergii Dybov, DigitalAudioReview.net – NightHawk

May 26, 2016

“Mr. Dybov praises NightHawk’s beautiful looks, outstanding build quality, and emotionally engaging sound.”

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Vlad Savov, The Verge – NightHawk

May 20, 2016

Regarding NightHawk’s fit and overall comfort, Savov declares: “It is, in a word, sublime. Okay, another few words: sumptuous, luxurious, awesome.”

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Steve Guttenberg, Sound&Vision, January 2016 issue

January 14, 2016

“Everything about the AudioQuest NightHawk headphone, from its materials, design, and sound, differs from what came before.”

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Eric Neff, Headphone.Guru

January 12, 2016

“The NightHawk gives hope to affordable audio without significant compromise.”

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NightHawk Named Sound & Vision Top Pick

December 17, 2015

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Herb Reichert, Stereophile, December 2015 issue

December 5, 2015

“The NightHawks take my listening to classical, opera, and choral music to levels I can describe only as psychedelic. It is heavenly.”

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NightHawk Included in Men’s Health Tech Guide

November 29, 2015

“Call it planet-friendly fidelity. You get full bass, extended treble, and melt-in-your-ears midrange from mostly green and renewable materials.”- Editors of Men’s Health

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NightHawk Included in Rolling Stone Holiday Gift Guide

November 23, 2015

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NightHawk Named “One of the world’s best headphones,” by Steve Guttenberg, CNET

October 17, 2015

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Chris Martens, HiFi+

September 25, 2015

“The NightHawk is technically innovative, beautifully made, and engaging to listen through.”

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Lachlan Fennen, Passion for Sound

September 24, 2015

“The Nighthawks are a beautifully designed and put-together pair of headphones that are presented extremely well, are insanely comfortable, easy to listen to and highly enjoyable.”

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HomeTheaterReview.com, Steven Stone

September 9, 2015

“At last count, Amazon had 62,541 entries in its headphone category. Out of those I can almost guarantee that none of them sound similar to the AudioQuest NightHawk.”

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SoundStage!Experience, Brent Butterworth

September 1, 2015

“There’s no contesting that the AudioQuest NightHawks are an extraordinary design with best-in-the-business comfort, and sonic isolation that I didn’t think possible from semi-open-back headphones. They’re also the product of a huge amount of knowledge, research, experimentation, and original thought.”

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Digital Audio Review, John Darko

August 30, 2015

“…the AudioQuest NightHawk are Gentlemen’s headphones.”

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Tone Audio, John Darko

August 30, 2015

“You can’t please all of the people all of the time, but with their NightHawk headphone, AudioQuest gets pretty darn close.”

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Gary Krakow, MSN Money

August 17, 2015

“NightHawk retails for $600 and should be compared to other superior headphone designs which are double and triple the asking price.”

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Rad Bennett, The Audio Beat

August 15, 2015

“…the NightHawk sailed through everything with accuracy, solid soundstages and imaging consistently outside the ears. Couple that terrific sound with equally terrific design and an economical price and you have a headphone that emerges at the top of the pack.”

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Ryan Waniata, Digital Trends

August 11, 2015

“…a gorgeous balance of warmth below and precision above.”

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Scot Hull, PartTimeAudiophile

January 22, 2015

“One of the highlights of this year’s CES was the release of the NightHawk from AudioQuest.”

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Herb Reichert, Stereophile

January 15, 2015

“The NightHawks had me choking back tears of musical appreciation.”

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Sarah Anderson Goehrke, 3DPrint.com

November 27, 2014

“New NightHawk headphones to feature 3D-printed grille…”

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