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 0.1Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:52:38 +0000Calculating Loudnesshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727975/calculating-loudness "Hi,   This is a link I stumbled..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 09:40:37 +0000Dark_wizzieThu, 24 Jul 2014 09:40:37 +0000#15422741The never-advertised, always coveted headphones built and sold in Brooklynhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727973/the-never-advertised-always-coveted-headphones-built-and-sold-in-brooklyn "Don't know if anyone on here reads Ars Technica much, but they just dropped a decent..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 08:45:18 +0000brassmonkeyThu, 24 Jul 2014 08:45:18 +0000#15422545"Line out" setting for headphone amps without lineoutshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727969/line-out-setting-for-headphone-amps-without-lineouts "I currently have an ALO International+ amp, and I sometimes want to hook it up to a..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:58 +0000pieman3141Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:58 +0000#15422357Help with alternative replacement for Beyer DT770 80hmhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727968/help-with-alternative-replacement-for-beyer-dt770-80hm "I started out about 15 years ago with a pair of HD25's. After using them for 6-7 years..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 07:56:53 +0000NathanlgdThu, 24 Jul 2014 07:56:53 +0000#15422344[REVIEW]: Future Sonics MG5Pro 10mm Dynamic Driver Custom Fit In-Ear Monitorhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727942/review-future-sonics-mg5pro-10mm-dynamic-driver-custom-fit-in-ear-monitor "  Synopsis: The Future Sonics MG5pro is a professional stage monitor for audiophiles...."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 03:03:10 +0000KunlunThu, 24 Jul 2014 03:03:10 +0000#15421190Helphttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727937/help "I'm looking to buy a pair of over ear headphones. Since this would be the first pair of..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 01:33:26 +0000xiSpeedyThu, 24 Jul 2014 01:33:26 +0000#15420629Good amp / dac to pair with HE-300http://www.head-fi.org/t/727930/good-amp-dac-to-pair-with-he-300 "Hey guys, I'm just looking for input from people who have experience with low end amp /..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 00:11:40 +0000dub BeatzThu, 24 Jul 2014 00:11:40 +0000#15420154Shure SRH1440/1540/1840 Cable Optionshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727929/shure-srh1440-1540-1840-cable-options "Hello everyone, I'm looking for a replacement cable for my Shure SRH1540 headphones,..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:59 +0000steaxauceThu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:59 +0000#15420094What is Limiting my Bass With my Beyerdynamic DT 770's When Used on my Computer?http://www.head-fi.org/t/727926/what-is-limiting-my-bass-with-my-beyerdynamic-dt-770s-when-used-on-my-computer "Hey all,   I did some searching and did not come up with a clear answer with my..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 23:14:49 +0000cardriverxWed, 23 Jul 2014 23:14:49 +0000#15419870Clueless with amp/DAC's. Wanting recommendations :)http://www.head-fi.org/t/727925/clueless-with-amp-dacs-wanting-recommendations "I'm building a new PC soon and after considering different internal sound cards I've..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 23:12:25 +0000NinjaMilezWed, 23 Jul 2014 23:12:25 +0000#15419856Will a Schiit Magni with an Asus Xonar DX run Beyerdynamic DT 990 PRO-250 Ohmhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727923/will-a-schiit-magni-with-an-asus-xonar-dx-run-beyerdynamic-dt-990-pro-250-ohm "Will a Schiit Magni with an Asus Xonar DX run Beyerdynamic DT 990 PRO-250..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 23:01:26 +0000NymphoWed, 23 Jul 2014 23:01:26 +0000#15419828Suggestions for new portable setup for metal / alt rockhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727917/suggestions-for-new-portable-setup-for-metal-alt-rock "Please delete, accidentally submitted into the wrong section.  My apologies. "threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 21:51:06 +0000JawlseyWed, 23 Jul 2014 21:51:06 +0000#15419487AKG Q701 questionhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727912/akg-q701-question "Are these even really necessary? I've had these for 8 months and the clear cheapo..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 21:22:32 +0000radmanhsWed, 23 Jul 2014 21:22:32 +0000#15419266Is a lossy-lossy conversion process really that degrading in terms of sound quality? (ABX test)http://www.head-fi.org/t/727908/is-a-lossy-lossy-conversion-process-really-that-degrading-in-terms-of-sound-quality-abx-test "Hi all,People around the "hi-fi" realm often state that lossy formats converted to..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 20:34:52 +0000miceblueWed, 23 Jul 2014 20:34:52 +0000#15418965Creative Titanium HD VS dedicated DAChttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727905/creative-titanium-hd-vs-dedicated-dac "I have a set of AKG Q701's and Sennheiser HD 650's and a headroom maxxed out home..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 20:06:41 +0000radmanhsWed, 23 Jul 2014 20:06:41 +0000#15418851iBasso R10 vs HM 901http://www.head-fi.org/t/727903/ibasso-r10-vs-hm-901 " Hello guys. I want to share my opinion regarding these two units. If you're..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 19:57:57 +0000kawaivpc1Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:57:57 +0000#15418786Hifi-man HM901 Balanced amp card vs Standard amp cardhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727898/hifi-man-hm901-balanced-amp-card-vs-standard-amp-card "Hello. I just received my HM901 with a standard amp card today. It sounds pretty good..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 18:10:27 +0000kawaivpc1Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:10:27 +0000#15418249Asus Xonar Essence STU - Question about Gain Switchhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727895/asus-xonar-essence-stu-question-about-gain-switch "When you disconnect the headphones does the gain switch jump back up to the "high"..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 17:58:53 +0000ZackarakWed, 23 Jul 2014 17:58:53 +0000#15418223Tube amp into A/V receiver?http://www.head-fi.org/t/727888/tube-amp-into-a-v-receiver "Hello, I wanted to buy..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 17:04:45 +0000pevsfreedomWed, 23 Jul 2014 17:04:45 +0000#15417943Suggestions on a 3.5mm replaceable cable with microphone.http://www.head-fi.org/t/727885/suggestions-on-a-3-5mm-replaceable-cable-with-microphone "Hello again!  It's been about 3 years since I posted here, but last time I did this..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 16:48:24 +0000poneill4Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:48:24 +0000#15417848Need a new DAC Amp combohttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727882/need-a-new-dac-amp-combo "My Audio GD Sparrow just died so I'm soliciting some recommendations to replace..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 16:14:55 +0000KneelJungWed, 23 Jul 2014 16:14:55 +0000#15417697DT880 PRO pad experiment, Velour vs Softskin.http://www.head-fi.org/t/727874/dt880-pro-pad-experiment-velour-vs-softskin "Ater using my DT880 PRO's for over 10 months everyday for at least 6 hours the velour..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 15:22:05 +0000Derpus-MaximusWed, 23 Jul 2014 15:22:05 +0000#15417403Ars Technica visits Grado Labshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727873/ars-technica-visits-grado-labs "Hi, Just spotted this while browsing one of my fave tech..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 14:52:05 +0000OddEWed, 23 Jul 2014 14:52:05 +0000#15417156high end iems not as "high end" as I thought?http://www.head-fi.org/t/727872/high-end-iems-not-as-high-end-as-i-thought "So something just happened now that makes me question all this spending on HQ iems, so..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 14:45:32 +0000kevms89Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:45:32 +0000#15417101Help: Digital Audio Out to Headphoneshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727870/help-digital-audio-out-to-headphones "Hey Guys,  I am looking for something rather unique and was hoping someone here could..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 14:28:18 +0000threedeenutWed, 23 Jul 2014 14:28:18 +0000#15417006DBPro daughter board usehttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727865/dbpro-daughter-board-use "I've seen the Creative zxr has an additional DBPro daughter board. What exactly is that..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 13:32:36 +0000gl3nnnWed, 23 Jul 2014 13:32:36 +0000#15416836Amp/odac connection to sound cardhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727862/amp-odac-connection-to-sound-card "Hi there,   Im thinking of getting a creative zx sound card and the o2/odac, pairing..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 13:17:54 +0000gl3nnnWed, 23 Jul 2014 13:17:54 +0000#15416775USB DAC/Amp for Sennheiser HD600http://www.head-fi.org/t/727861/usb-dac-amp-for-sennheiser-hd600 "Hello! I am looking for a USB DAC/Amp which I will connect to my laptop via usb for my..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 13:17:00 +0000appleidappleidWed, 23 Jul 2014 13:17:00 +0000#15416774Well - destroyed my M50 - new headphones 300-350$+ | THIS IS URGENThttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727857/well-destroyed-my-m50-new-headphones-300-350-this-is-urgent "I had a deatachable cable mod, now I decided to buy blu-tack and make a blu tack mod -..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 12:45:49 +0000bugo57Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:45:49 +0000#15416676hissing sound on the gold contact between headphone and remotehttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727852/hissing-sound-on-the-gold-contact-between-headphone-and-remote "Okay, I had an old portable Sony audio remote, a sony RM-MC40ELK, and when I connect my..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 11:01:58 +0000happy hoppingWed, 23 Jul 2014 11:01:58 +0000#15416305portable amp for sennheiser hd6 mixeshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727851/portable-amp-for-sennheiser-hd6-mixes "What portable amp would you recommend? I want one that I can use my laptop with as well..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 11:00:34 +0000Head-FriedWed, 23 Jul 2014 11:00:34 +0000#15416303[REVIEW] Alclair Referencehttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727849/review-alclair-reference "Alclair Reference   As a few close members may have noticed, I have been mostly..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 10:24:45 +0000planxWed, 23 Jul 2014 10:24:45 +0000#15416137ELE EL-D01 USB DAC First impressionshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727840/ele-el-d01-usb-dac-first-impressions "Hi,   I just got my ELE EL-D01 USB DAC and thought I'd post a quick impression for..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 06:50:20 +0000phillipwarehamWed, 23 Jul 2014 06:50:20 +0000#15415466Logitech UE 6000 (mini-review) - Pleasantly surprised!http://www.head-fi.org/t/727839/logitech-ue-6000-mini-review-pleasantly-surprised "Hello Head-Fi. I recently purchased the Logitech UE 6000 very cheaply from a local..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 06:27:54 +0000JBNZWed, 23 Jul 2014 06:27:54 +0000#15415376With $200 to spend.. What would you buy?http://www.head-fi.org/t/727838/with-200-to-spend-what-would-you-buy "Hey everyone..   I have sold my QLS a while back and am now looking for a new..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 06:17:13 +0000DrtonytWed, 23 Jul 2014 06:17:13 +0000#15415340ASUS Essence STX II Microphone Inhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727836/asus-essence-stx-ii-microphone-in "Hi all, Anybody with the STX II can record a 5-10 second vocal clip via Audacity..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 05:51:39 +0000justnvcWed, 23 Jul 2014 05:51:39 +0000#15415227What headphones for my type of music http://www.head-fi.org/t/727835/what-headphones-for-my-type-of-music "Hello all, new to the forums here. I've recently been thinking about acquiring some new..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 05:21:42 +0000sierra1120Wed, 23 Jul 2014 05:21:42 +0000#15415059HD-650 Production?http://www.head-fi.org/t/727834/hd-650-production "Hi everyone, I noticed on Amazon that there are only "18 left" of the Sennheiser..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 05:02:42 +0000tinamou62Wed, 23 Jul 2014 05:02:42 +0000#15414973How do I find the right headphones for my preferences? http://www.head-fi.org/t/727829/how-do-i-find-the-right-headphones-for-my-preferences "I'm new to headphones and want to get into them but I want to start out slow, and not..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 03:26:11 +0000tistansWed, 23 Jul 2014 03:26:11 +0000#15414417Newbie question regarding headphone audio formats, PC chipsetshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727826/newbie-question-regarding-headphone-audio-formats-pc-chipsets "Hey guys, I've got a gaming rig with an ASRock mini-itx motherboard. (H77m-itx to be..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 02:08:04 +0000eagle63Wed, 23 Jul 2014 02:08:04 +0000#15414008New Hidition Viento Reference CIEMhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/727825/new-hidition-viento-reference-ciem "Hidition has just put out a new CIEM with two switches for tonality adjustement. It is..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 01:41:21 +0000MimouilleWed, 23 Jul 2014 01:41:21 +0000#15413809What has ER4 highs and mids but better bass for a similar price?http://www.head-fi.org/t/727823/what-has-er4-highs-and-mids-but-better-bass-for-a-similar-price "So I got a pair of ER4S a little while back that had some issues and unfortunately..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 01:16:12 +0000AndroidVagetaWed, 23 Jul 2014 01:16:12 +0000#15413676What USB Transports Are You Using ?http://www.head-fi.org/t/727817/what-usb-transports-are-you-using "I have an original HiFace and a Blue Circle Thingee and was curious what other..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 23:17:12 +0000upstateguyTue, 22 Jul 2014 23:17:12 +0000#15413085My first iPod Classic in 5 years ...http://www.head-fi.org/t/727815/my-first-ipod-classic-in-5-years "And I doubt that it's any different to the 2009 model but I caved to the generally held..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 23:05:28 +0000estreeterTue, 22 Jul 2014 23:05:28 +0000#15413021My first iPod Classic in 5 years ...http://www.head-fi.org/t/727814/my-first-ipod-classic-in-5-years "Apologies for the double post.  "threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 23:05:24 +0000estreeterTue, 22 Jul 2014 23:05:24 +0000#15413020HD650 vs HE-300/400http://www.head-fi.org/t/727807/hd650-vs-he-300-400 "Hey guys,   I've never owned a pair of higher mid-range cans and was wondering if you..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 22:18:50 +0000dub BeatzTue, 22 Jul 2014 22:18:50 +0000#15412721Looking for cheap gym IEMs (<30$)http://www.head-fi.org/t/727798/looking-for-cheap-gym-iems-30 "I am looking for a cheap IEMs for a gym. Now by cheap I mean from 5$ to 30$, and it's..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 20:21:52 +0000AlpinaTue, 22 Jul 2014 20:21:52 +0000#15412165Notes: FiiO E10K & E11K (based on pre-production/beta engineering samples)http://www.head-fi.org/t/727793/notes-fiio-e10k-e11k-based-on-pre-production-beta-engineering-samples "In recent months, as part of FiiO's internal testing programme, I've been privileged to..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 18:46:45 +0000tomscy2000Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:46:45 +0000#15411634Replacement driver for Beyerdynamic DT235http://www.head-fi.org/t/727790/replacement-driver-for-beyerdynamic-dt235 "Hello all,   The right driver on my Beyerdynamic DT235 headphones no longer plays any..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 18:34:08 +0000vrl2Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:34:08 +0000#15411549Best desktop dac/amp combo for the DT990 pro 250ohm for $200http://www.head-fi.org/t/727786/best-desktop-dac-amp-combo-for-the-dt990-pro-250ohm-for-200 "Hello Head-Fi, I am about to purchase the DT990 pro's 250ohm, and the mangi + modi..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 17:54:43 +0000PanicMaster85Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:54:43 +0000#15411295