AFUL - Performer 5

In-Ears With 1 DD + 4 BA Drivers

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Why AFUL is Special

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Designed in China

Young Maverick Brand

New on the scene, but bringing seasoned expertise!


This headphone or gear might come from a fresh, up-and-coming brand, but it boasts the quality and innovation of a well-established name.


If you see a product marked as "🥊 Young Maverick Brand”, it means you're getting cutting-edge technology and top-notch performance from a brand that's already making waves in the industry.

Specialist

A masterpiece from the experts who know audio inside and out!


This headphone or gear is crafted by specialists who know their stuff, ensuring every detail is perfect.


If you see a product marked as “🌟 Specialist”, it means you're choosing a device designed by experts who specialize in creating this specific category of device.

Revered by Audiophiles

Audiophiles can be really picky and tough to impress and if the audiophile community says something sounds good, you can bet it's great!


This headphone or gear has gained recognition and admiration from audiophiles, who are known for their discerning taste in high-fidelity audio. They appreciate its precision, attention to detail and its ability to deliver an immersive sonic experience.


If you see a product marked as "🙌🏻 Revered by Audiophiles", it means that it meets the highest standards of sound quality and performance, making it a top choice for anyone who values exceptional audio experiences.

Why we love this IEM

Value for Money

Great sound always doesn't have to come with a fancy price tag.


Every once in a while we come across a product that give you a lot more value for the price.


If you see products marked as "🥜 Value For Money" you can be sure you're getting a great bang for your buck.

For Enthusiasts on a Budget

We are here to help you find the best bang for your buck.


This headphone or gear is made for all passionate hobbyists who want top-notch gear without breaking the bank.


If you see a product marked as “🪴 For Enthusiasts on a Budget”, get ready to indulge in your music with high-quality, affordable products that keep your wallet happy and your enthusiasm alive!

Audiophile Community Favourite

This headphone or gear has a seal of approval from our audiophile community.


It is hit among the pickiest of audio enthusiasts. It comes with two thumbs up and is the community’s and one of our favourites.


If you see a product marked as “🦋 Audiophile Community Favourite”, you're in for a sonic treat with top-tier sound quality that will make your ears swoon and elevate your listening experience to new heights!

Incredibly Popular

Some things deserve all the attention.


This headphone or gear is a crowd favourite, winning over fans everywhere with its undeniable audio quality.


If you see products marked as “🥇 Incredibly Popular”, you’re opting for a tried-and-true choice that’s loved by many, ensuring you're getting something that’s proven to be awesome and widely acclaimed.

Our Team's Favourite

Cause after all, we are audiophiles first!


This headphone or gear has won the hearts of our team, standing out as a top pick among our gurus.


If you see products marked as “💙 Our Team’s Favourite”, you're choosing a product that’s been tested, loved, and enthusiastically recommended by our team, giving you confidence that it’s a standout choice!

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4.4mm Balanced Plug

Upgradeable Cable

Not happy with your current cable? Swap it out!


If you're searching for an in-ear monitor with a detachable design, these IEMs fit the bill.


If you see an IEM marked with "🔌 Upgradeable Cable," it means it comes with a detachable cable. You can easily swap or upgrade the cable, allowing for customization or maintenance whenever you desire.

Why it Sounds Amazing

Hybrid Drivers

Looking for a combo of rich and detailed sound? Here’s the perfect blend!"


This headphone or gear features hybrid drivers, combining different types of drivers to deliver both rich, full-bodied sound and intricate, detailed audio. It's like having the best of both worlds in one device.


If you see a product marked with "🔈 Hybrid Drivers”, it means you're getting a device that expertly balances multiple driver technologies to provide an exceptional listening experience, blending the depth of dynamic drivers with the precision of balanced armature drivers. Perfect for those who want it all in their music.

Balanced Sound Signature

Perfectly Balanced, Accurately Presented.


This headphone or gear delivers a perfectly balanced audio profile, with highs, mids, and lows in sweet equilibrium.


If you see products marked as “⚖️ Balanced Sound Signature”, you’re set to enjoy a well-rounded listening experience where no single element overpowers the others, making your music sound just as the artist intended.

Layered and Nuanced Sound

Imagine sitting on the second row of a music hall. Instruments should sound like they are coming from different places on the stage - Layered and nuanced.


This headphone or gear is designed to deliver a rich, detailed audio experience, with every note and subtlety coming through crystal clear.


If you see a product marked with "🍰 Layered and Nuanced Sound," it means this device is crafted to provide an intricate soundscape, perfect for audiophiles who appreciate the depth and complexity in their music.

Crisp Vocals & Instruments

Vocals and Instruments sound too good, its like a warm hug.


This headphone or gear excels at delivering clear, clean vocals and instruments, making every sound pop.


If you see products marked as “🍿 Crisp Vocals & Instruments”, prepare for an audio experience where every word and note is perfectly articulated, letting you enjoy your music with pristine clarity and detail.

Perfect to Analyse Music

Delve deeper into the Bassline, Riffs and Harmonies.


This headphone or gear is designed for those who dive deep into the nuances of sound, offering precision for music analysis.


If you see products marked as “🔍 Perfect to Analyse Music”, get ready to dissect every beat, note, and harmony with exceptional clarity, making it an ideal tool for musicians, producers, and audiophiles who crave detailed insights into their music.

Needs Amplification

I need more power to thrive.


This headphone or gear shines brightest with a bit of extra power. It’s designed to deliver top-notch performance when paired with an amplifier, giving you that full, rich sound you crave.


If you see a product marked as "🚂 Needs Amplification", it means this device is built to excel with an amp, ensuring you get the most out of your music with enhanced volume and clarity. Perfect for audiophiles who love their sound big and bold.

AFUL Presents The Performer 5 - An All-New Hybrid Driver In-Ear Monitor

AFUL introduces the Performer 5, an all-new in-ear monitor that exudes autumn vibes in its design. It houses a hybrid driver configuration with a dynamic driver and 4 custom-balanced armature drivers. AFUL has engineered Performer 5 over three years of extensive acoustic research and technological innovations. It features advanced EnvisionTEC with a high-precision 3D-printed acoustic tube structure to enhance sound performance. Along with a high-damping air-pressure balance system, it equips an ergonomic and lightweight design for a comfortable fit.


Hybrid Driver Configuration With 1 DD And 4 BA Drivers

The AFUL Performer 5 features a five-driver hybrid configuration. It includes a dynamic driver for bass and four custom-balanced armature drivers, two for midrange and two for high frequencies. This configuration delivers powerful bass, clean mids and accurate treble. The AFUL Performer 5 has an impedance of 35 ohms, a sensitivity range of 110dB, and a wide frequency response range of 5Hz-35kHz, providing an elevated music listening experience.

Clean Sound With RLC Network Frequency Division Technology

The AFUL Performer 5 features RLC Network Frequency Division Technology to enhance the performance of the five drivers. It ensures accurate frequency division and corrects non-ideal responses for smooth, peak-free sound. This technology also reduces frequency fluctuations, delivering detailed and low-distortion audio. Unlike traditional methods, it allows independent tuning of each driver, enhancing high-frequency performance for smooth and detailed treble.

Meticulously Designed Acoustic Structure Using 3D Printing Technology

The AFUL Performer 5 features an advanced acoustic design using high-quality 3D printing technology to create the EnvisionTEC acoustic tube structure. It includes a 60mm ultra-long, ultra-thin bass tube and a 30mm mid-bass duct for powerful, slamming bass and excellent phase correction across frequencies. Also, a treble and bass filter extends the high-frequency range, delivering crisp and high-quality sound reproduction.

Ergonomically Designed And Showcases Autumn Leaves Inspired Theme

The AFUL Performer 5 equips a compact, ergonomic design with precisely crafted ear shells for a comfortable fit. Its faceplate showcases autumn leaves-inspired design in golden, purple and orange colours. The 3D-printed, medical-grade ear shell ensures precise matching for excellent performance and cost-effectiveness. Each earpiece is meticulously crafted with multiple layers of hand-painted aluminium foil, adding a premium touch to its finish.

Hybrid Driver Configuration With 1 DD And 4 BA Drivers

The AFUL Performer 5 features a five-driver hybrid configuration. It includes a dynamic driver for bass and four custom-balanced armature drivers, two for midrange and two for high frequencies. This configuration delivers powerful bass, clean mids and accurate treble. The AFUL Performer 5 has an impedance of 35 ohms, a sensitivity range of 110dB, and a wide frequency response range of 5Hz-35kHz, providing an elevated music listening experience.

Clean Sound With RLC Network Frequency Division Technology

The AFUL Performer 5 features RLC Network Frequency Division Technology to enhance the performance of the five drivers. It ensures accurate frequency division and corrects non-ideal responses for smooth, peak-free sound. This technology also reduces frequency fluctuations, delivering detailed and low-distortion audio. Unlike traditional methods, it allows independent tuning of each driver, enhancing high-frequency performance for smooth and detailed treble.

Meticulously Designed Acoustic Structure Using 3D Printing Technology

The AFUL Performer 5 features an advanced acoustic design using high-quality 3D printing technology to create the EnvisionTEC acoustic tube structure. It includes a 60mm ultra-long, ultra-thin bass tube and a 30mm mid-bass duct for powerful, slamming bass and excellent phase correction across frequencies. Also, a treble and bass filter extends the high-frequency range, delivering crisp and high-quality sound reproduction.

Ergonomically Designed And Showcases Autumn Leaves Inspired Theme

The AFUL Performer 5 equips a compact, ergonomic design with precisely crafted ear shells for a comfortable fit. Its faceplate showcases autumn leaves-inspired design in golden, purple and orange colours. The 3D-printed, medical-grade ear shell ensures precise matching for excellent performance and cost-effectiveness. Each earpiece is meticulously crafted with multiple layers of hand-painted aluminium foil, adding a premium touch to its finish.

Hand-painted Faceplate

Each Performer 5 has a distinct design and texture, complemented by a face plate that mimics autumn leaves using a blend of golden, purple, and orange hues.

High Quality Cable

The AFUL Performer 5 comes with a high-quality detachable audio cable featuring a 3.5mm SE or a 4.4mm balanced termination.

2-Pin connector

The audio cable features a detachable 0.75mm 2-pin connector, allowing for a convenient upgrade.

Accessories to Get you Started

1. Detachable Cable
2. Carrying Case
3. Silicone Eartips (S, M, L) * 6
4. User Manual


Driver
Hybrid Driver
Driver Configuration
1 Dynamic + 4 Balanced Armature Drivers
Plug
3.5mm (Single-Ended)
4.4mm (Balanced)
Connector
2-pin 0.78mm
Microphone
Not Available
Impedance
35Ω


1 Year Warranty

Don't sweat it, this AFUL - Performer 5 comes with a 1 Year warranty from AFUL that covers manufacturing defects. All products featured on Headphone Zone are backed by an original manufacturer's warranty.

Read more about AFUL's warranty in India.

AFUL's Journey in Acoustic Innovation

AFUL's journey began in 2018 with a team dedicated to pushing the boundaries of audio tech. They invested in top-notch 3D printing and testing equipment, even building a one-of-a-kind acoustic lab. This dedication led to a breakthrough in 2019: prototypes with a revolutionary design that achieved HiFi sound with just a single balanced armature driver.

AFUL kept refining their technology, securing patents for their advancements. In 2021, they brought their innovations to market and explored new uses. Their S&E Math tech even earned recognition by the Chinese Academy of Sciences. By 2022, the world embraced their acclaimed Performer series earphones, and government funding followed. Now, AFUL is ready to unveil their next masterpiece, with even more innovative audio products on the horizon.

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The AFUL Performer 5 is one of the most surprising IEMs I’ve listened to recently. The neutrality, balance and resolution are the most impressive parts.
The AFUL Performer bass response is both powerful and controlled, with the sub-bass providing a satisfying depth and the mid-bass delivering a punchy, rhythmic foundation.
I think that AFUL has made an excellent debut that’s greatly pleasing in many aspects of pure musical satisfaction which I believe deserves its place high in the community and every enthusiast.

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