Well speaking for myself only, I find high bitrate lossy files (-V 0) to be transparent enough not to actually care about portable lossless listening. Some people can make do with a couple of albums at a time, but I can't. I travel...
Wav for lossless, but you can always playback MP3, AAC or WMA lossy files. Plenty of programs that will allow you to rip from CD to wav - dbpoweramp, Exact Audio Copy, WMP etc.
No scratches so far and I haven't applied any sceen...
Originally Posted by jbugno
Also is there a name for the strange Sony cord configuration?
They are called asymmetrical cables, also sometimes known as J-cord (as opposed to Y-cord). Not many...
Originally Posted by gameboy115
Please go to amazon.com and you would see the current price of se 530
That proaudio store is selling the vanilla SE530 for $449. Unbelievable.
Shure SE530 |...
Hmm... one of the patch has dislodge itself from port 3 and is now stuck inside the Quattro. I doesn't seem to have any noticeable effect to the sound signature but it does mean one of my port 3 screw is now essentially a spare port...
Please read the FAQ regarding album art. Hopefully it will help.
Originally Posted by heliuscc
Well, mine has arrived too from amazon. Very pleased with the sound but still having issues with album art. I have...
Some like ihatepopupads get them via fellow head-fi'ers in the UK. I myself bought and sent one to another head-fi'er when it was first released.
Anyway, AMP3 has them in stock now and they do ship to the US.