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 0.1Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:02:34 +0000How to get better audio from my laptop?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837854/how-to-get-better-audio-from-my-laptop "Hello,   I'm using a Clevo 750dm laptop which boasts a built-in Sound Blaster X-Fi..."threadWed, 22 Feb 2017 11:52:29 +0000BuzzbugsWed, 22 Feb 2017 11:52:29 +0000#21600266Good DAP for SONY EX1000http://www.head-fi.org/t/837847/good-dap-for-sony-ex1000 "What's a good DAP for the SONY EX1000's.  As you may know they are very clear and..."threadWed, 22 Feb 2017 11:22:58 +0000TeknicalXtacyWed, 22 Feb 2017 11:22:58 +0000#21600148Moving up from Shure 425 to what?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837840/moving-up-from-shure-425-to-what "Probably opening a can or worms here, but have been giving thought to jumping up from..."threadWed, 22 Feb 2017 08:24:47 +0000markrichWed, 22 Feb 2017 08:24:47 +0000#21599475DAC with optical SPDIF input with performance close ODAC?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837836/dac-with-optical-spdif-input-with-performance-close-odac "doesnt need to be quite as good as ODAC but in the same ball park.... $50-100..."threadWed, 22 Feb 2017 06:31:10 +0000AckeWed, 22 Feb 2017 06:31:10 +0000#21599151Fostex BK83 SOL cabinetshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837826/fostex-bk83-sol-cabinets "Recently recieved these beautiful Fostex BK83 SOL cabinets. Ordered a FEP binding plate..."threadWed, 22 Feb 2017 04:43:47 +0000rellikWed, 22 Feb 2017 04:43:47 +0000#21598712Do I need one ?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837822/do-i-need-one "Hi.  I'm a newbie to "audiophile" level listening.  Thus far, Ive only ever had a bog..."threadWed, 22 Feb 2017 03:28:34 +0000CBonUKWed, 22 Feb 2017 03:28:34 +0000#21598295SONY MDR-7506http://www.head-fi.org/t/837818/sony-mdr-7506 "I read some reviews on Amazon, thought it was gonna be good so I bought it but it's so..."threadWed, 22 Feb 2017 03:11:33 +0000Ying1026Wed, 22 Feb 2017 03:11:33 +0000#21598191RHA MA750http://www.head-fi.org/t/837816/rha-ma750 "So after using it for a few months, I am sick of it keep falling out from my ears. I..."threadWed, 22 Feb 2017 03:09:19 +0000Ying1026Wed, 22 Feb 2017 03:09:19 +0000#21598166neutral solid state amp ideashttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837812/neutral-solid-state-amp-ideas "Hi all -   i'm looking for a neutrally tuned solid state amp to pair with two planars..."threadWed, 22 Feb 2017 02:55:24 +0000uhhmikeWed, 22 Feb 2017 02:55:24 +0000#21598089Audio GD NFB-11 vs Aune X7Shttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837793/audio-gd-nfb-11-vs-aune-x7s " Hey guys, i got a pair of LCD-X's and wondering what would be the better option. I've..."threadWed, 22 Feb 2017 00:24:53 +0000ClintonLWed, 22 Feb 2017 00:24:53 +0000#21597217Grado HP-2 vs. HP-1000http://www.head-fi.org/t/837774/grado-hp-2-vs-hp-1000 "Sorry if this question has been asked before, but what is the difference between the..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 21:14:31 +0000Bill GTue, 21 Feb 2017 21:14:31 +0000#21596014REVIEW: Nintaus X10http://www.head-fi.org/t/837760/review-nintaus-x10 "REVIEW – Nintaus X10       For full specifications check the product page:..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 19:29:23 +0000ZeldaTue, 21 Feb 2017 19:29:23 +0000#21595511Multimedia purpose : Asus Essence STX II or Groove Apogee ?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837744/multimedia-purpose-asus-essence-stx-ii-or-groove-apogee "Hi guys   What is better between these two as multimedia purpose ?   Now i have an..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 16:21:19 +0000paulguruTue, 21 Feb 2017 16:21:19 +0000#21594244What is the cheapest Sony model that is at the sound quality level of its venerable NWZ-S545 Walkman?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837729/what-is-the-cheapest-sony-model-that-is-at-the-sound-quality-level-of-its-venerable-nwz-s545-walkman "I currently have this model, and recently it malfunctioned in that it could not be..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 12:25:50 +0000swampwizTue, 21 Feb 2017 12:25:50 +0000#21593123What should I set my output sample rate to if my audio has various rates? (Mac)http://www.head-fi.org/t/837722/what-should-i-set-my-output-sample-rate-to-if-my-audio-has-various-rates-mac "So, I have various files ranging from 11.025KHz to 172.4KHz (mostly 44.1KHz 16-bit AAC)..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 11:46:41 +0000davehutchTue, 21 Feb 2017 11:46:41 +0000#21592916nad hp50 replacement earpadshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837712/nad-hp50-replacement-earpads " hi my earpads are wearing out and i need to replace them.   My question is are there..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 10:03:56 +0000magicalmouseTue, 21 Feb 2017 10:03:56 +0000#21592460nad hp50 replacement earpadshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837711/nad-hp50-replacement-earpads "hi my earpads are wearing out and i need to replace them.   My question is are there..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 10:02:21 +0000magicalmouseTue, 21 Feb 2017 10:02:21 +0000#21592454Official Chord Hugo 2 UK Tour Threadhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837708/official-chord-hugo-2-uk-tour-thread "  UK Chord Hugo2 Tour Chord Hugo2 Webpage   I don't think anyone really needs..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 09:52:24 +0000highfellTue, 21 Feb 2017 09:52:24 +0000#21592401Chord Mojo obsolete?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837707/chord-mojo-obsolete "OK, what's up with all those CHORD Mojos flooding the trade forums? Did I miss..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 09:37:01 +0000ForstikTue, 21 Feb 2017 09:37:01 +0000#21592349Comparison video review of Cayin i5, iDSD Micro BL and Audeze iSine Cypher Cablehttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837695/comparison-video-review-of-cayin-i5-idsd-micro-bl-and-audeze-isine-cypher-cable "Hi Guys,   The comparison video review starts from 12 minutes 50 seconds..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 06:24:54 +0000piksnzTue, 21 Feb 2017 06:24:54 +0000#21591661AUNE M2S Problemhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837684/aune-m2s-problem "Any owner of new AUNE M2S out there?   I received mine recently but it cannot read..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 04:59:28 +0000axl1Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:59:28 +0000#21591190New Portable Amp - "Pocket Class A" by xrk971 - now available as complete PCBhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837656/new-portable-amp-pocket-class-a-by-xrk971-now-available-as-complete-pcb ""In systems where the utmost in natural reproduction is the goal, simple single-ended..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 00:48:25 +0000stellarelephantTue, 21 Feb 2017 00:48:25 +0000#21589774Looking for a Mid-Range Portable Playerhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837652/looking-for-a-mid-range-portable-player "Looking for a high quality portable audio player in the $200 price range (but willing..."threadTue, 21 Feb 2017 00:26:46 +0000cdeluciaTue, 21 Feb 2017 00:26:46 +0000#21589646Static Elecrtricity damage?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837645/static-elecrtricity-damage "So I was getting ready to do some work with my CIEMs in sitting in my lazy boy, I keep..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 22:50:01 +0000Ike1985Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:50:01 +0000#21589149Fiio E17 and broadcastinghttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837643/fiio-e17-and-broadcasting "Hello. Long time! No time to browse old threads, so forgive me if this is a..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 22:43:27 +0000PlaystationMon, 20 Feb 2017 22:43:27 +0000#21589103Portable Combo for trip away.http://www.head-fi.org/t/837642/portable-combo-for-trip-away "I've an extended trip away for work and I'm looking for a portable audiophile set up..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 22:34:27 +0000armstrongracerMon, 20 Feb 2017 22:34:27 +0000#21589072Superlux HD-681 Evo VS HD-330 VS HD-662 Evo?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837641/superlux-hd-681-evo-vs-hd-330-vs-hd-662-evo "Hi everyone,   I'm looking for the best headphones between these 3, i will be using..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 22:30:45 +0000DSebastiaoMon, 20 Feb 2017 22:30:45 +0000#21589061Help with re-terminating cable with the Sony 4.4 balanced http://www.head-fi.org/t/837634/help-with-re-terminating-cable-with-the-sony-4-4-balanced "Moved to correct category, sorry 😐"threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 21:39:30 +0000Eric SmithMon, 20 Feb 2017 21:39:30 +0000#21588813apply EQ during foobar2000 convert or use DAP EQhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837623/apply-eq-during-foobar2000-convert-or-use-dap-eq "Hi All,   I am not sure which sub forum to post this question, so if I posted at the..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 19:26:05 +0000macky112Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:26:05 +0000#21588089Question about twin 3.5mm balanced outputs and headphones with 3.5mm connectors...http://www.head-fi.org/t/837622/question-about-twin-3-5mm-balanced-outputs-and-headphones-with-3-5mm-connectors "So if an amp has double 3.5mm outputs for the balanced mode, like the Sony PHA-3 or the..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 19:07:08 +0000EarbonesMon, 20 Feb 2017 19:07:08 +0000#21587983Best Windows 10 Media Player in 2017 (Winamp Replacement)http://www.head-fi.org/t/837613/best-windows-10-media-player-in-2017-winamp-replacement "I am a long time Winamp user and I loved it for several reasons.   1) It could play..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 18:05:31 +0000mswlogoMon, 20 Feb 2017 18:05:31 +0000#21587666Add powered sub to powered 2.0 Speakers (Swan D1080MKII 08)http://www.head-fi.org/t/837612/add-powered-sub-to-powered-2-0-speakers-swan-d1080mkii-08 "Hey, I got a new TV and I'm using my old 2.0 Swan D1080MKII 08 speakers with it via the..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 18:04:53 +0000cruizin calebMon, 20 Feb 2017 18:04:53 +0000#21587657looking far a Headphone Amp repair place in US ( Rudistor RPX-33 )http://www.head-fi.org/t/837611/looking-far-a-headphone-amp-repair-place-in-us-rudistor-rpx-33 "Looking to have a Rudistor RPX-33 headphone amp repaired    There are a few clones of..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 17:31:22 +0000John2eMon, 20 Feb 2017 17:31:22 +0000#21587507best wireless headphones for iPhone 7?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837592/best-wireless-headphones-for-iphone-7 "I'm thinking of the new B&O H4's, but I'm curious to know if there are better options..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 15:53:35 +0000FriendlyMon, 20 Feb 2017 15:53:35 +0000#21586866Wireless headphone recommendationshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837587/wireless-headphone-recommendations "I’m thinking of buying some wireless headphones and just wanted some recommendations to..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 15:22:14 +0000Dizzle77Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:22:14 +0000#21586697TEAC UD-301 ASIO problemshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837584/teac-ud-301-asio-problems "When my UD-301 DAC is working correctly, it sounds great.  But it never works for more..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 13:47:14 +0000147JKMon, 20 Feb 2017 13:47:14 +0000#21586318Noise Cancelling headphones not too expensive with good soundhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837583/noise-cancelling-headphones-not-too-expensive-with-good-sound "I'm looking to replace a pair of Beats Studio 2.0 headphones. These no longer hold a..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 13:01:51 +0000JWolfMon, 20 Feb 2017 13:01:51 +0000#21586196Full size cans newbie - Ideas for an alternative to my 1964 U8 IEM?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837572/full-size-cans-newbie-ideas-for-an-alternative-to-my-1964-u8-iem "Hi, I'd class myself as a Newbie as I've had 1 set of full size over the ear headphones..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 11:43:37 +0000MorsMon, 20 Feb 2017 11:43:37 +0000#21585943Replacement speaker unit 40 and 50mmhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837565/replacement-speaker-unit-40-and-50mm "Hi everyone, Look what I found, what do you think?   40mm 50mm "threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 10:51:21 +0000dokkenMon, 20 Feb 2017 10:51:21 +0000#21585764Meet the Puresounds Earbud Familyhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837560/meet-the-puresounds-earbud-family "One of the issues I noticed when I started to dive deep into audio gear was my search..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 09:01:39 +0000BloodyPenguinMon, 20 Feb 2017 09:01:39 +0000#21585395Official ♦♦ Chord Hugo2 Canadian Tour ♦♦ Threadhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837542/official-chord-hugo2-canadian-tour-thread " Canadian Chord Hugo2 Tour Chord Hugo2 Webpage     I don't think anyone really..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 06:23:50 +0000x RELIC xMon, 20 Feb 2017 06:23:50 +0000#21584697No earphone output dead in the waterhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837495/no-earphone-output-dead-in-the-water "No earphone output... how do I fix this? Phil"threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 02:30:53 +0000Phil TownsendMon, 20 Feb 2017 02:30:53 +0000#21583416Custom "Hypershort" Adapters - one cable to rule them all, complete.http://www.head-fi.org/t/837486/custom-hypershort-adapters-one-cable-to-rule-them-all-complete "Background:   I started with the HE500 and, like many, I hated the SMC connectors...."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 01:29:47 +0000inertianinjaMon, 20 Feb 2017 01:29:47 +0000#21583107FiiO E10K Stickers?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837481/fiio-e10k-stickers "What are the circular small stickers that come with the FiiO E10K? I can't seem to..."threadMon, 20 Feb 2017 00:20:40 +0000SHP53Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:20:40 +0000#21582828K712 vs Spirit Pro vs MDR7520 for transient response accuracy, soundstaging, and efficient drivinghttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837473/k712-vs-spirit-pro-vs-mdr7520-for-transient-response-accuracy-soundstaging-and-efficient-driving "I know it's sacrilegious to mix with headphones, but I don't really have much of a..."threadSun, 19 Feb 2017 22:50:10 +0000MarkdudeSun, 19 Feb 2017 22:50:10 +0000#21582376iFi Audio latest [TOP_SECRET] product. What is it?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837465/ifi-audio-latest-top-secret-product-what-is-it "Yup, it's that time again.   What are we all about this time, you might ask and..."threadSun, 19 Feb 2017 20:39:18 +0000iFi audioSun, 19 Feb 2017 20:39:18 +0000#21581643Does Large Soundstage in Headphones Makes Music Sound Less Musical or Engaging?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837462/does-large-soundstage-in-headphones-makes-music-sound-less-musical-or-engaging "This is not to assume that headphones with small soundstage (ATH-m50) will be one of..."threadSun, 19 Feb 2017 19:56:21 +0000crispswishSun, 19 Feb 2017 19:56:21 +0000#21581450HD 558 vs HD 598 Soundstagehttp://www.head-fi.org/t/837460/hd-558-vs-hd-598-soundstage "How much more soundstage does the HD 598 have over HD 558?"threadSun, 19 Feb 2017 19:47:07 +0000crispswishSun, 19 Feb 2017 19:47:07 +0000#21581393Earbuds mods, the thread.http://www.head-fi.org/t/837455/earbuds-mods-the-thread "I have done in the past some mods to headphones (Koss, Sennheisser, AKG,..) with quite..."threadSun, 19 Feb 2017 18:36:21 +0000Karl2009Sun, 19 Feb 2017 18:36:21 +0000#21580946Audio Technica ATH-DN1000USB ?http://www.head-fi.org/t/837440/audio-technica-ath-dn1000usb "  Have anyone owned/tried this ? InfoIt was unveiled along with the Ath-W1000Z lineup..."threadSun, 19 Feb 2017 14:59:52 +0000James ShoegazerSun, 19 Feb 2017 14:59:52 +0000#21579690