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Maximo iMetal iM-590

alaTest has collected and analyzed 114 reviews of Maximo iMetal iM-590. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Comments about the durability and bass quality are overall positive. The comfort and price are also appreciated, but there are some mixed comments about the reliability.

sound, price, comfort, bass quality, durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Maximo iMetal iM-590 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 111 user reviews of Maximo iMetal iM-590 from The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Reviewers really like the durability and bass quality. The comfort and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some mixed reviews about the reliability.

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70% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: MAXIMO iM-590 Enhanced Definition Isolation Earphones, Graphite Black

Nov, 2015

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Best budget earphones


Among budget earphones, reviewers point to the Maximo iMetal iM-590 as a good blend of quality and value. Though some feel that the competing Ultimate Ears Metro-Fi 170 earphones (*Est. $50) have better fidelity, critics like the warm, balanced sound...

Balanced sound, good noise isolation and fit, stylish, plenty of accessories

Noticeable cable thump, not the best sound quality, burn-in period needed

Sep, 2010

Expert review by: Jeremy Horwitz (

Review: Maximo iMetal iM-590 Enhanced Definition Isolation Earphones


Like many of the earphones that have been released since V-Moda debuted the original Vibe, iMetal iM-590 uses a combination of aluminum bodied earpieces and silicone rubber tips to provide sturdy but comfortable housings that fit snugly in the ear....

There's only one small thing worth noting about the iM-590's audio. Unlike many earphone companies-some of which have argued against the efficacy of this practice-Maximo includes a notice in the package that recommends an 8-10 hour burn-in period...

Apr, 2009

Product Specifications

This lightweight alloy metal earphone comes with enhanced definition audio. Proprietary eartip design provides optimal noise isolation and extended comfort. It features performance with style and comfort.

Audio Output

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Headphones Form Factor:In-ear ear-bud
Headphones Type:Binaural
Product Type:Headphones
Response Bandwidth:12 - 22000Hz
Sound Output Mode:Stereo

Audio System

Recommended Use:Portable audio system


Manufacturer:Maximo Products
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Maximo iMetal

Remote Control

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