Head-Fi.org - Equipment Forums - Recent Changeshttp://www.head-fi.org/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the head-fi.org community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Sun, 01 Feb 2015 21:21:14 +0000Beats headphone; Shine by your incompetence!http://www.head-fi.org/t/753316/beats-headphone-shine-by-your-incompetence "Ooooh, how it shouldn't surprise anyone but I was still impressed by how useless the..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 20:48:51 +0000WiifflerSun, 01 Feb 2015 20:48:51 +0000#16746876Can listening to music way to much actually ruin ears in the long run?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753297/can-listening-to-music-way-to-much-actually-ruin-ears-in-the-long-run "I was told by various amounts of people that listening to music way to much and long..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 18:09:42 +0000CobaltiusSun, 01 Feb 2015 18:09:42 +0000#16745729Bassy IEM's with detachable cable for ~ £100http://www.head-fi.org/t/753296/bassy-iems-with-detachable-cable-for-100 "Due to an extremely unfortunate fall, I managed to break one of the drivers on my Shure..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 17:55:51 +0000WizzardSun, 01 Feb 2015 17:55:51 +0000#16745655Which would you choose? Been eyeing one of these headphones - Se215, Westone Um pro 10, Westone UM2http://www.head-fi.org/t/753292/which-would-you-choose-been-eyeing-one-of-these-headphones-se215-westone-um-pro-10-westone-um2 "Which would you choose and why?  Thanks! Please state if you've heard/used these..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 17:19:48 +0000ActiveTechREVSun, 01 Feb 2015 17:19:48 +0000#16745435Equipment racks - yay or nay?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753290/equipment-racks-yay-or-nay "I'd be interested to hear opinions on expensive audio racks for headphone equipment,..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 17:18:38 +0000YogaSun, 01 Feb 2015 17:18:38 +0000#16745425Sound quality and TIM (Transient IM)http://www.head-fi.org/t/753289/sound-quality-and-tim-transient-im "<a href="https://community.klipsch.com/forums/storage/3/1107724/01162904.pdf" target="_blank">https://community.klipsch.com/forums/storage/3/1107724/01162904.pdf</a>   This article is..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 17:04:33 +0000lamodeSun, 01 Feb 2015 17:04:33 +0000#16745363Why is the Beyer DT990 pro so much cheaper than the DT880 pro?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753288/why-is-the-beyer-dt990-pro-so-much-cheaper-than-the-dt880-pro "In my country, the dt990 pro costs 150 dollars and the dt880 pro costs 240 dollars. On..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 17:02:21 +0000retskradSun, 01 Feb 2015 17:02:21 +0000#16745342Male 4 pin XLR to female 1/4" adapter existence?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753286/male-4-pin-xlr-to-female-1-4-adapter-existence "Might be a dumb question on a couple levels and I've searched a bit for the answer but..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 16:35:47 +0000corbin1Sun, 01 Feb 2015 16:35:47 +0000#16745212who wants to help me spend my money?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753262/who-wants-to-help-me-spend-my-money "So I'm looking for my first "true HiFi" can. Budget $300 new or used and I can stretch..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 12:51:46 +0000thoughtcriminalSun, 01 Feb 2015 12:51:46 +0000#16744143Bad customer service experience - HRT Music Streamer II+http://www.head-fi.org/t/753239/bad-customer-service-experience-hrt-music-streamer-ii "Thought I would share an experience with you guys.  If anything it may help the company..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 05:49:41 +0000cyrusgodSun, 01 Feb 2015 05:49:41 +0000#16742746How to tell the difference between AKG K240's?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753229/how-to-tell-the-difference-between-akg-k240s "How do you differentiate the models? Is it possible to know specifically which model..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 04:22:30 +0000NotaLeftySun, 01 Feb 2015 04:22:30 +0000#16742367Sony MDR-1R Replacement Earpadshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753220/sony-mdr-1r-replacement-earpads "I've been looking at the earpads on the new Sony MDR-1A does anyone know if these will..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 02:22:56 +0000AqualieSun, 01 Feb 2015 02:22:56 +0000#16741824RHA Warrantyhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753214/rha-warranty "Anyone ever had to use the RHA warranty? The wire got pulled far enough out of the male..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:36:26 +0000longtalltechsanSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:36:26 +0000#16741326nuforce DDA-100 speaker wiring question...http://www.head-fi.org/t/753213/nuforce-dda-100-speaker-wiring-question "my setup before i go any further:   nuforce dda-100 (using usb input from computer..."threadSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:33:12 +0000xsk3l3t0rxSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:33:12 +0000#16741314What headphones are these? From the movie A Nightmare on Elm Streethttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753200/what-headphones-are-these-from-the-movie-a-nightmare-on-elm-street "   "threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 22:33:08 +0000spykezSat, 31 Jan 2015 22:33:08 +0000#16740577Amp for Alpha Primehttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753196/amp-for-alpha-prime "I am about to recieve an Alpha Prime and am looking at upgrading my ODAC+O2 to..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 22:10:16 +0000logscoolSat, 31 Jan 2015 22:10:16 +0000#16740443A Shure SE846 Review: and the agony of having to send them back...http://www.head-fi.org/t/753194/a-shure-se846-review-and-the-agony-of-having-to-send-them-back "     My brief two weeks with the Shure SE846 IEM's and how they compare to the Shure..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 22:02:59 +0000s1rrahSat, 31 Jan 2015 22:02:59 +0000#16740403Recommend good DAC/AMP for Android.. http://www.head-fi.org/t/753190/recommend-good-dac-amp-for-android "I need a good portable DAC/AMP for my Sony Xperia Z3 phone. I recently bought a Fiio..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 21:38:55 +0000MagnetvisionSat, 31 Jan 2015 21:38:55 +0000#16740255Measurements of 6 Sennheiser Headphones Starting With HE90 / HEV90http://www.head-fi.org/t/753189/measurements-of-6-sennheiser-headphones-starting-with-he90-hev90 "Sennheiser makes TOTL and Mid-Fi headphones. Having a few on hand, I thought it would..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 21:31:33 +0000bluemonkeyflyerSat, 31 Jan 2015 21:31:33 +0000#16740212Monoprice 8323 Ear Padshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753187/monoprice-8323-ear-pads "I noticed Monoprice is selling better ear pads for the 8323's. Has anyone tried these..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 21:22:39 +0000NeccrosSat, 31 Jan 2015 21:22:39 +0000#16740159Shame on Audeze!!! Buyer beware, bigtime. http://www.head-fi.org/t/753171/shame-on-audeze-buyer-beware-bigtime "does anyone else think Audeze should stand behind their failing drivers despite their..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 19:37:43 +0000analog'dSat, 31 Jan 2015 19:37:43 +0000#16739442Want: closed-back, direct sounding headphones for punkhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753168/want-closed-back-direct-sounding-headphones-for-punk "Hello, dear head-fiers, I'm looking for some closed-back phones that would be ideal for..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 19:09:40 +0000gmounce611Sat, 31 Jan 2015 19:09:40 +0000#16739254Sennheiser HD800 vs Beyerdynamic T1 vs Grado GS1000http://www.head-fi.org/t/753156/sennheiser-hd800-vs-beyerdynamic-t1-vs-grado-gs1000 "I am looking for a pair of headphones to compliment my Grado SR325i (soon to be RS1i)...."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 18:04:38 +0000rage3324Sat, 31 Jan 2015 18:04:38 +0000#16738739Coiled cable suggestionhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753150/coiled-cable-suggestion "Hi everyone, it's been ages since I last posted here.   Back in the day, I loved the..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 17:46:37 +0000Alexis PinsonneaSat, 31 Jan 2015 17:46:37 +0000#16738587Best Headphones To Pair With The Schiit Mjolnirhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753133/best-headphones-to-pair-with-the-schiit-mjolnir "OK, maybe not the best, but can I get a few examples of balanced headphones that would..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 16:27:02 +0000Mr RickSat, 31 Jan 2015 16:27:02 +0000#16738071Why is JVC HA-FXT90"L2" edition is so much expensive (twice the amount of the normal edition). http://www.head-fi.org/t/753107/why-is-jvc-ha-fxt90-l2-edition-is-so-much-expensive-twice-the-amount-of-the-normal-edition "Does it have real gold somewhere or something ?is it better quality? "threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 14:08:14 +0000silvercatsSat, 31 Jan 2015 14:08:14 +0000#16736991What are the best BT IEM under 50$?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753103/what-are-the-best-bt-iem-under-50 "Hello! I am searching for affordable BT IEMs but with good sound quality and functions..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 13:23:04 +0000vegetalebSat, 31 Jan 2015 13:23:04 +0000#16736767Astell&Kern AK500N on testshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753090/astell-kern-ak500n-on-tests "Yesterday late evening:       "threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 09:22:57 +0000Fr@ntzSat, 31 Jan 2015 09:22:57 +0000#16735987Modify Melos SHA-Goldhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753089/modify-melos-sha-gold "I  have a chance to acquire a stock Melos SHA-Gold at decent price but since it is..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 09:21:32 +0000justthinkingSat, 31 Jan 2015 09:21:32 +0000#16735973Samson SR950 or Sony MDR 7506 with DT250 pads?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753086/samson-sr950-or-sony-mdr-7506-with-dt250-pads "Ive been on the hunt for new headphones for the past few weeks now. Ive sold my DT880's..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 06:46:16 +0000yacobxSat, 31 Jan 2015 06:46:16 +0000#16735459Onkyo ES-FC300? http://www.head-fi.org/t/753074/onkyo-es-fc300 "Hey all, was just wondering what (if anything) you guys think about these. Are they..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 04:00:12 +0000theurbanhippieSat, 31 Jan 2015 04:00:12 +0000#16734622Best iPad portable dachttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753069/best-ipad-portable-dac "So a few years ago I got a hp p1. Is this unit still state of the art or is there a new..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 03:31:22 +0000wdh777Sat, 31 Jan 2015 03:31:22 +0000#16734493Sennheiser HD 650 - Music Issuehttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753058/sennheiser-hd-650-music-issue "I must apologize first if this is the wrong forum but I'm at a loss.   I've had these..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 02:12:53 +0000CerebriusSat, 31 Jan 2015 02:12:53 +0000#16734029How exactly does an amp effect sound?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753052/how-exactly-does-an-amp-effect-sound "I've read threads about how music sounds better through headphones if you use an amp...."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 00:32:32 +0000BusinessManSat, 31 Jan 2015 00:32:32 +0000#16733515Best "out of your head" headphones?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753051/best-out-of-your-head-headphones "I'm looking for something where the placement and stage / imaging is such that I can..."threadSat, 31 Jan 2015 00:23:45 +0000whereasSat, 31 Jan 2015 00:23:45 +0000#16733412DNA vs Inspirationhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753048/dna-vs-inspiration "I currently own a pair of Monster DNA 2.0 Over-Ear Headphones &amp; Monster DNA In-Ear..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 23:42:07 +0000JobrjoFri, 30 Jan 2015 23:42:07 +0000#16733008I would like to know if there is a "crash course" in describing musichttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753040/i-would-like-to-know-if-there-is-a-crash-course-in-describing-music "Does anyone know if there is a video or a really good blog post out there that has..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 22:41:47 +0000ActiveTechREVFri, 30 Jan 2015 22:41:47 +0000#16732639Interesting article about Hypersonichttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753038/interesting-article-about-hypersonic "Hi guys ... well i was surfing through internet and i found this ... this article did..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 22:30:30 +0000atistaticFri, 30 Jan 2015 22:30:30 +0000#16732560New easy to drive IEM for minidisc player/iPod Shufflehttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753037/new-easy-to-drive-iem-for-minidisc-player-ipod-shuffle "Hello, as the tittle says im looking for a new IEM that is really easy to drive is..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 22:12:51 +0000the OrtherionFri, 30 Jan 2015 22:12:51 +0000#16732466Working out and sweating on your IEMs?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753035/working-out-and-sweating-on-your-iems "This sounds crazy, but for the last couple weeks I've been working out while wearing my..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 22:01:14 +0000SnailsAndSlugsFri, 30 Jan 2015 22:01:14 +0000#16732361DT 880 vs K7XX?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753034/dt-880-vs-k7xx "Sorry if this is not the greatest topic to ask a question about but honestly both on..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:47:00 +0000HxCKhaosFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:47:00 +0000#16732278AKG K8XX massdrop?! K812http://www.head-fi.org/t/753033/akg-k8xx-massdrop-k812 "Who wants seen an AKG K8XX limited ed K812? There is a poll on AKG K8XX   vote..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:45:10 +0000nw130dFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:45:10 +0000#16732273Frequency Graph Questionhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753032/frequency-graph-question "Hi there, I've been looking at the frequency graphs of some earphones I am considering..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:40:13 +0000malifactFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:40:13 +0000#16732242So what is the viability of using a Creative Sound Card Fiber Optic Out to a seperate DAC and Amphttp://www.head-fi.org/t/753029/so-what-is-the-viability-of-using-a-creative-sound-card-fiber-optic-out-to-a-seperate-dac-and-amp "Hello,   So I was wondering about the viability of using a DAC and Amp on my computer..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:25:37 +0000TrojitaFri, 30 Jan 2015 21:25:37 +0000#16732155Bass Head IEM???http://www.head-fi.org/t/753026/bass-head-iem "Im looking for an iem equivalent of the ha sz2000 headphones... Like rumbly, nasty sub..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 20:23:41 +0000headsoundsFri, 30 Jan 2015 20:23:41 +0000#16731839Got an X-Fi Elite Pro for $28...old but still better than the Sound Blaster Z (aside from the higher end ZXR), right?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753017/got-an-x-fi-elite-pro-for-28-old-but-still-better-than-the-sound-blaster-z-aside-from-the-higher-end-zxr-right "I think for $28 (no breakout box or remote), I scored a nice deal here. The sound is..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 19:27:25 +0000shaolin95Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:27:25 +0000#16731435Balanced cable : what is it and why would i want it?http://www.head-fi.org/t/753012/balanced-cable-what-is-it-and-why-would-i-want-it "I read what i could fiind on internet about it, but never got to read an entire..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 18:34:10 +0000skerry2006ajFri, 30 Jan 2015 18:34:10 +0000#16731098Please critique intended equipment connections. http://www.head-fi.org/t/753011/please-critique-intended-equipment-connections "I have recently wanted to improve my computer listening experience. All my experience..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 18:15:48 +0000framos917Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:15:48 +0000#16730994Amp and Dac for Dali Zensor 3http://www.head-fi.org/t/753008/amp-and-dac-for-dali-zensor-3 "Hello, i have found the Dali 3 for a good price and i have decided to buy them. I want..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 17:41:18 +0000seraj5Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:41:18 +0000#16730781Help Identify This Headphone (Sennheiser HD600 vs HD580)http://www.head-fi.org/t/753006/help-identify-this-headphone-sennheiser-hd600-vs-hd580 "Greetings friends.   I recently responded to a Craigslist ad with these headphones in..."threadFri, 30 Jan 2015 17:28:05 +0000harlwFri, 30 Jan 2015 17:28:05 +0000#16730696