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 0.1Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:10:24 +0000Charging HIFIMAN over car-9V-adapter or other alternative chargers?http://www.head-fi.org/t/763639/charging-hifiman-over-car-9v-adapter-or-other-alternative-chargers "Hi there!   I wonder whether the HIFIMAN - devices can be charged with other..."threadTue, 21 Apr 2015 06:52:27 +0000ursdiegoTue, 21 Apr 2015 06:52:27 +0000#17332155Can a list be made with mic enabled IEMs, or put an asterisk next to those with mics?http://www.head-fi.org/t/763623/can-a-list-be-made-with-mic-enabled-iems-or-put-an-asterisk-next-to-those-with-mics "I want a set of IEMs like the thinksound rains in price and quality, but that have a..."threadTue, 21 Apr 2015 03:16:08 +0000signmeuptooTue, 21 Apr 2015 03:16:08 +0000#17331106Open Headphones are making my ears ring at low volumes???http://www.head-fi.org/t/763615/open-headphones-are-making-my-ears-ring-at-low-volumes "So I recently bought a Modi 2 &amp; Magni 2 stack and have been trying out several open..."threadTue, 21 Apr 2015 02:03:27 +0000compulsion84Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:03:27 +0000#17330602noob question - why using a portable amp with a dap?http://www.head-fi.org/t/763604/noob-question-why-using-a-portable-amp-with-a-dap "Hi,   I have kind of a noob question, i have seen many people with their portable..."threadTue, 21 Apr 2015 00:16:36 +0000tmak67Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:16:36 +0000#17330043Looking for a new pair of desktop speakers? Look no further! (Focal XS 2.1 Satellites)http://www.head-fi.org/t/763599/looking-for-a-new-pair-of-desktop-speakers-look-no-further-focal-xs-2-1-satellites "Lots of people have been asking what type of desktop/computer speakers they should buy...."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 23:58:00 +0000cuiter23Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:58:00 +0000#17329884I think I found 'my' Holy Grail 12ax7 tube.http://www.head-fi.org/t/763587/i-think-i-found-my-holy-grail-12ax7-tube "Bought an Icon Audio amp back in February based on the Leak Stereo 20 design.. the Icon..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 22:20:27 +0000MLGradoMon, 20 Apr 2015 22:20:27 +0000#17329016Restore iTunes libarary on PC using iPod?http://www.head-fi.org/t/763584/restore-itunes-libarary-on-pc-using-ipod "edit - I can't edit the title? oops.   edit 2 - I solved the problem. I did actually..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 21:47:25 +0000mrip541Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:47:25 +0000#17328857The fallacy of listening to/evaluating headphones (and speakers) on YouTubehttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763566/the-fallacy-of-listening-to-evaluating-headphones-and-speakers-on-youtube "Over in the Introductions, Help and Recommendations, newbies are frequently citing..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 17:34:09 +0000cel4145Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:34:09 +0000#17327321iPod modshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763564/ipod-mods "Hi all -   My iPod Classic's HD has died.  Yet again.   Since it is attached to a..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 17:11:56 +0000vkaliaMon, 20 Apr 2015 17:11:56 +0000#17327201Help required to make the best out of an auditionhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763563/help-required-to-make-the-best-out-of-an-audition "Dear Head-fi Monsters, I will be making an audition for a new HP this weekend..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 17:02:00 +0000catspawMon, 20 Apr 2015 17:02:00 +0000#17327153First DAC please Help! (Sub 80$) - Can be DIYhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763557/first-dac-please-help-sub-80-can-be-diy "Hi all. I need a DAC to drive my HD 518. I will eventually buy HE-400 but unfortunately..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 15:50:39 +0000exhornetMon, 20 Apr 2015 15:50:39 +0000#173267175.1 + HRTFhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763548/5-1-hrtf "I've been playing around with a couple of HRTF databases (IRCAM and CIPIC) to try and..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 14:51:05 +0000RRodMon, 20 Apr 2015 14:51:05 +0000#17326243Denon AH-D5000 vs AH-D600 vs AH-D2000http://www.head-fi.org/t/763524/denon-ah-d5000-vs-ah-d600-vs-ah-d2000 "Hi I ask this question only for curiosity.   5 years ago I purchased the Denon..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 08:09:08 +0000roby456Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:09:08 +0000#17324482Beyerdynamic DT770-pro-250ohmhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763511/beyerdynamic-dt770-pro-250ohm "I had posted on my local audiophile forum that I was looking for cans with sound at..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 04:31:54 +0000BuglerMon, 20 Apr 2015 04:31:54 +0000#17323683Audio Technica ATH-M50X Alternativeshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763501/audio-technica-ath-m50x-alternatives "I recently picked up the M50Xs, and have found that after a while, the headband makes..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 01:51:31 +0000altrock1234Mon, 20 Apr 2015 01:51:31 +0000#17322921portable or transportable customization rig threadhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763490/portable-or-transportable-customization-rig-thread "i know there are threads for almost everything but i thought why not start a thread for..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 22:07:43 +0000hykhleifSun, 19 Apr 2015 22:07:43 +0000#17321943ATH-TAD500 (Japanese Import) Damping Mod & CSD Musingshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763469/ath-tad500-japanese-import-damping-mod-csd-musings "TL;DR = The ATH-TAD400 and ATH-TAD500 appear to measure well on CSD charts and, with..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 18:22:35 +0000adevriescSun, 19 Apr 2015 18:22:35 +0000#17320717First Look / Review: Blue Ever Blue (BeB) 878 & 1001http://www.head-fi.org/t/763443/first-look-review-blue-ever-blue-beb-878-1001 "**I would like the thank BeB for providing examples of both the 1001 &amp; 878 for..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 14:26:40 +0000BloodyPenguinSun, 19 Apr 2015 14:26:40 +0000#17319212IEM - is there 'open' vs 'closed'? (For the soundstage difference.....)http://www.head-fi.org/t/763440/iem-is-there-open-vs-closed-for-the-soundstage-difference "In full sized headphones, there are open back and closed back models.  And they are..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 14:00:59 +0000ULULSun, 19 Apr 2015 14:00:59 +0000#17318994Dac/Amp connect to PS4? (Audio source/improvement)http://www.head-fi.org/t/763439/dac-amp-connect-to-ps4-audio-source-improvement "Hi guys, noob here,   so i was thinking about buying a PS4, but i have NO idea, how..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 13:47:07 +0000david1restSun, 19 Apr 2015 13:47:07 +0000#17318932Comparison: Meridian Explorer vs HRT Microstreamerhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763438/comparison-meridian-explorer-vs-hrt-microstreamer "Anyone of you guys have both of these and can give a side by side comparison in terms..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 13:40:45 +0000ScarboroughFairSun, 19 Apr 2015 13:40:45 +0000#17318875T-PEOS Altone350 impressions and Australian review tour thread.http://www.head-fi.org/t/763437/t-peos-altone350-impressions-and-australian-review-tour-thread "Hello head-fi people, T-Peos were kind enough to organize a T-Peos Altone 350 unit for..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 13:35:43 +0000svyrSun, 19 Apr 2015 13:35:43 +0000#17318842Ripping with dBpoweramp and portable blu ray playerhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763436/ripping-with-dbpoweramp-and-portable-blu-ray-player "Hey all,   Just going through the setup procedure for dBpoweramp, and in the drive..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 13:09:03 +0000squee116Sun, 19 Apr 2015 13:09:03 +0000#17318736Balanced and unbalanced cable, mono and stereo audio file formathttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763434/balanced-and-unbalanced-cable-mono-and-stereo-audio-file-format "Hello, i wanted to know whether a balanced cable would be of use if the file audio was..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 12:27:00 +0000Exhuman93Sun, 19 Apr 2015 12:27:00 +0000#17318509How to remove Schiit Lyr tube dampers?http://www.head-fi.org/t/763427/how-to-remove-schiit-lyr-tube-dampers "So I have two tube dampers from Tubemonger in my Lyr 1 and want to remove them for a..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 10:09:57 +0000audiophilegamerSun, 19 Apr 2015 10:09:57 +0000#17318022What speaker/monitors could give me sound comparable or better than my HD600?http://www.head-fi.org/t/763426/what-speaker-monitors-could-give-me-sound-comparable-or-better-than-my-hd600 "Headphones are nice and all, and I've bought a few by now... But before my room looks..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 09:18:52 +0000MorrisLSun, 19 Apr 2015 09:18:52 +0000#17317850DSD recordingshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763410/dsd-recordings "Is anyone aware of a record company that sells both DSD and PCM versions of the same..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 03:24:27 +0000dprimarySun, 19 Apr 2015 03:24:27 +0000#17316528Please, your advice on DAC for Denon AH MM400http://www.head-fi.org/t/763400/please-your-advice-on-dac-for-denon-ah-mm400 "I just got myself Denon MM400. Was close call between them and P7. Will go back to the..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 00:42:32 +0000palvySun, 19 Apr 2015 00:42:32 +0000#17315789Recommend UIEM without AMP for MP3 quality songshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763395/recommend-uiem-without-amp-for-mp3-quality-songs "Have many older songs collections (to be precise 0-20 years old melody,dance..."threadSat, 18 Apr 2015 23:14:54 +0000gancanjamSat, 18 Apr 2015 23:14:54 +0000#17315436Audio Technica ATH-W1000X vs. ATH-W1000Zhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763394/audio-technica-ath-w1000x-vs-ath-w1000z "Just wondering if AT fans have been able to spend some time directly comparing the two...."threadSat, 18 Apr 2015 23:12:19 +0000ArcameraSat, 18 Apr 2015 23:12:19 +0000#17315421Hifiman HM-602 differences does anyone know does it include sound quality? any help would be much appreciated!http://www.head-fi.org/t/763383/hifiman-hm-602-differences-does-anyone-know-does-it-include-sound-quality-any-help-would-be-much-appreciated "so i have a hifiman hm-602 and for whatever reason i can onlt get the firmware v.04 and..."threadSat, 18 Apr 2015 20:42:23 +0000Mooses9Sat, 18 Apr 2015 20:42:23 +0000#17314649need right side tf10http://www.head-fi.org/t/763382/need-right-side-tf10 "I lose right side tf10 . if someone want to sell right side ,please let me know."threadSat, 18 Apr 2015 20:22:52 +0000dai702Sat, 18 Apr 2015 20:22:52 +0000#17314578iPhone 6 plus measurementshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763380/iphone-6-plus-measurements "<a href="http://www.kenrockwell.com/apple/iphone-6-plus.htm#measurements" target="_blank">http://www.kenrockwell.com/apple/iphone-6-plus.htm#measurements</a>   Seems the..."threadSat, 18 Apr 2015 20:09:59 +0000waveletSat, 18 Apr 2015 20:09:59 +0000#17314498Picked up Rha t10i - My Impressions.http://www.head-fi.org/t/763372/picked-up-rha-t10i-my-impressions "I picked up the RHA t10i yesterday.    Here are some impressions. Firstly, I'm not an..."threadSat, 18 Apr 2015 18:25:32 +0000comfortPloxSat, 18 Apr 2015 18:25:32 +0000#17313961Wasapi & Foobar sounds awesome with headphones but with built in notebook speakers it's like a MW radio!http://www.head-fi.org/t/763366/wasapi-foobar-sounds-awesome-with-headphones-but-with-built-in-notebook-speakers-its-like-a-mw-radio "Hi everybody. I've been using Wasapi on my notebook for the past few months and i..."threadSat, 18 Apr 2015 17:24:25 +0000nofacemonsterSat, 18 Apr 2015 17:24:25 +0000#17313640Beta 22 amp question: Converting 220 volt to 120 volt...how difficult? http://www.head-fi.org/t/763364/beta-22-amp-question-converting-220-volt-to-120-volt-how-difficult "I am considering purchasing a Beta 22 amp from a fellow Headfier. The only problem is..."threadSat, 18 Apr 2015 16:55:41 +0000daltonlannySat, 18 Apr 2015 16:55:41 +0000#17313489Need something to control android playbackhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763353/need-something-to-control-android-playback "I am using an Android phone as my source, USB out to portable DAC/amp. I need something..."threadSat, 18 Apr 2015 12:45:14 +0000cmeerenSat, 18 Apr 2015 12:45:14 +0000#17312302Are the Klipsch R6 currently the most recommended earphones for under 150$http://www.head-fi.org/t/763352/are-the-klipsch-r6-currently-the-most-recommended-earphones-for-under-150 "Hi, I'm planning to replace my Klipsch S4. I did a bit of inquiring and read a few..."threadSat, 18 Apr 2015 11:08:14 +0000jonwin712Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:08:14 +0000#17311767Geek Out GO v2 Portable USB DAC AMP (Infinity upgrade)http://www.head-fi.org/t/763340/geek-out-go-v2-portable-usb-dac-amp-infinity-upgrade "I'm pretty interested in this for only a buck (plus shipping I think) to pre-order. If..."threadSat, 18 Apr 2015 04:55:00 +0000SoAmusing777Sat, 18 Apr 2015 04:55:00 +0000#17310745Need to replace my 9 year old Klipsch 2.1shttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763317/need-to-replace-my-9-year-old-klipsch-2-1s "So my trusty Klipsch 2.1s are finally on their last legs, and I need a replacement. I..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 22:24:39 +0000FrZ-FiFri, 17 Apr 2015 22:24:39 +0000#17309003 Sennheiser Momentum Over-Ear vs Sennheiser HD 598 . which should i choose ?http://www.head-fi.org/t/763313/sennheiser-momentum-over-ear-vs-sennheiser-hd-598-which-should-i-choose "these will be dual purpose at home music/theater and on the smartphone not doing any..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 22:03:13 +0000BOOTYMONSTERFri, 17 Apr 2015 22:03:13 +0000#17308892Is WDC9310 DAC able to output 24-bit/96 KHz audio?http://www.head-fi.org/t/763307/is-wdc9310-dac-able-to-output-24-bit-96-khz-audio "My device is an LG Optimus G (running KitKat 4.4.2) with Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064 SoC,..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 21:02:37 +0000ksio89Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:02:37 +0000#17308549Note 4 vs S6 Rmaa comparisonhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763302/note-4-vs-s6-rmaa-comparison "Have been enjoying my new snapdragon Note 4 and since my wife just got an S6, thought I..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 20:03:26 +0000BjrmdFri, 17 Apr 2015 20:03:26 +0000#17308090Still can't narrow down to a decision. http://www.head-fi.org/t/763299/still-cant-narrow-down-to-a-decision "It's been bothering me for weeks now.    RHA t10i  se425  or se215ltd   can..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 19:57:04 +0000comfortPloxFri, 17 Apr 2015 19:57:04 +0000#17308044PLEASE help advice on broken cable wire stuck in headphone still.http://www.head-fi.org/t/763292/please-help-advice-on-broken-cable-wire-stuck-in-headphone-still "     As you can see for some reason that pin won't come out when it was pulled now..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 19:05:19 +0000hdtv00Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:05:19 +0000#17307608Audio processor for switching between vinyl and digital?http://www.head-fi.org/t/763286/audio-processor-for-switching-between-vinyl-and-digital "Hi Head-Fiers!   I've got a slightly complex question. Currently my setup plays music..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 18:21:07 +0000levinhatzFri, 17 Apr 2015 18:21:07 +0000#17307237Help - BSOD with Aune T1http://www.head-fi.org/t/763280/help-bsod-with-aune-t1 "Hey fellas, so I was fiddling around with the Aune T1 settings on Windows and I changed..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 17:31:58 +0000NachmanowiczFri, 17 Apr 2015 17:31:58 +0000#17306798Benefits of Bifrost Under Valhalla 2?http://www.head-fi.org/t/763279/benefits-of-bifrost-under-valhalla-2 "Upgraditis cought me and I am in the edge of pulling the trigger. I am using a..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 17:29:31 +0000TamirciFri, 17 Apr 2015 17:29:31 +0000#17306783DAP + USB dac/amp combo questionhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/763260/dap-usb-dac-amp-combo-question "I'm feeling Spring fever for better portable sound, now that the weather is starting to..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 15:15:55 +0000fzmanFri, 17 Apr 2015 15:15:55 +0000#17305754where do i go about getting my IEM's fixed?http://www.head-fi.org/t/763257/where-do-i-go-about-getting-my-iems-fixed "I searching through my room just a moment ago to see what I coud sell for a yard sale..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 14:01:01 +0000FHSWarriorFri, 17 Apr 2015 14:01:01 +0000#17305374