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 0.1Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:15:24 +0000Soundcard vs DAChttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715457/soundcard-vs-dac "Hi everybody, I'd like to replace the soundcard on my mac mini which sounds awful...."threadMon, 21 Apr 2014 08:12:22 +0000devluxeMon, 21 Apr 2014 08:12:22 +0000#14785836Effects of power cordshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715456/effects-of-power-cords "I'm just shocked to hear the difference that a power cord can make. I normally use the..."threadMon, 21 Apr 2014 07:47:58 +0000markheadphoniumMon, 21 Apr 2014 07:47:58 +0000#14785787What should I expect with Grado SR80i'shttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715446/what-should-i-expect-with-grado-sr80is "I'm fairly new to being an audiophile, and I'm looking forward to doing so. I'm gonna..."threadMon, 21 Apr 2014 05:03:56 +00002001AudiophileMon, 21 Apr 2014 05:03:56 +0000#14785141Is there any huge differences between new and old HD800?http://www.head-fi.org/t/715444/is-there-any-huge-differences-between-new-and-old-hd800 "There are some saying that the new HD800 ( after 2013 ) is different from the old ones,..."threadMon, 21 Apr 2014 04:12:15 +0000PianistHusbandMon, 21 Apr 2014 04:12:15 +0000#14784950Smartphone with good sound quality for max. 200 Eurohttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715440/smartphone-with-good-sound-quality-for-max-200-euro "Hi,   I`m looking for a good smartphone (android or windows) with good sound quality..."threadMon, 21 Apr 2014 03:31:52 +0000NathanaelMon, 21 Apr 2014 03:31:52 +0000#14784787iBasso DX90 Bug Thread - Post Any Firmware Bugs/Issues Herehttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715434/ibasso-dx90-bug-thread-post-any-firmware-bugs-issues-here "The DX90 sounds great, almost equal to my DX100 for half the price....but I'll start..."threadMon, 21 Apr 2014 03:12:27 +0000wolfen68Mon, 21 Apr 2014 03:12:27 +0000#14784683The best way to play DSD files ( no exotic DSD DAC required) is...http://www.head-fi.org/t/715426/the-best-way-to-play-dsd-files-no-exotic-dsd-dac-required-is "...just convert them into PCM! Well, it seems not even full 24/192 PCM is required to..."threadMon, 21 Apr 2014 01:46:21 +0000wnmnkhMon, 21 Apr 2014 01:46:21 +0000#14784276Pioneer's old HiFi System.http://www.head-fi.org/t/715425/pioneers-old-hifi-system "Hey, I got this system from my friend recently and I love it :] But the thing I want..."threadMon, 21 Apr 2014 01:43:41 +0000Sennhy90Mon, 21 Apr 2014 01:43:41 +0000#14784265Xiang Shen 708B Infohttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715424/xiang-shen-708b-info "I purchased this item off of Ebay and was wondering if anyone owns this amp. I looked..."threadMon, 21 Apr 2014 01:34:28 +0000audiosoulMon, 21 Apr 2014 01:34:28 +0000#14784208CD Transport Only Recoshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715422/cd-transport-only-recos "I am looking for a CD transport that I can hook my DAC to. I am looking at used and..."threadMon, 21 Apr 2014 01:26:39 +0000audiosoulMon, 21 Apr 2014 01:26:39 +0000#14784173Why have more than a few pairs of headphones?http://www.head-fi.org/t/715417/why-have-more-than-a-few-pairs-of-headphones "Just something I've been thinking about, why do some of you guys have more than a few..."threadMon, 21 Apr 2014 00:36:57 +0000PapaSmurf6768Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:36:57 +0000#14783856First over the ear headphoneshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715416/first-over-the-ear-headphones "So this is the first time i am buying a nice set of headphones, have not spent over 15..."threadMon, 21 Apr 2014 00:28:21 +0000guyverlord3Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:28:21 +0000#14783815Is it me or does Sony have the shortest warranty on earthhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715409/is-it-me-or-does-sony-have-the-shortest-warranty-on-earth "I just bought the Sony XBA H3 on amazon and i looked at the warranty paper and its only..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 23:01:19 +0000TealRiceSun, 20 Apr 2014 23:01:19 +0000#14783390Looking for new headphones! Help!http://www.head-fi.org/t/715399/looking-for-new-headphones-help "Hello Head-Fi! Long time lurker, first time poster here.   I'm looking to do a full..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 21:33:19 +0000InfiniteShiftSun, 20 Apr 2014 21:33:19 +0000#14782940Beyerdynamic MMX300 vs Sennheiser PC 363Dhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715397/beyerdynamic-mmx300-vs-sennheiser-pc-363d "I've done some research and these seem to be the top pick for PC gaming that comes with..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 21:16:35 +0000slair76116Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:16:35 +0000#14782837DX50 Windows 7 (64) usb connection issuehttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715393/dx50-windows-7-64-usb-connection-issue "hi, is there anybody who is facing this problem : when connecting DX50 to windows 7 64 ..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 21:07:24 +0000boogiefreakSun, 20 Apr 2014 21:07:24 +0000#14782801Woo Audio WA7TP (tube power supply) Impressions Threadhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715375/woo-audio-wa7tp-tube-power-supply-impressions-thread "Since it's about to  be launched, I thought I'd get an impressions thread started.  If..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 19:05:21 +0000warrenpchiSun, 20 Apr 2014 19:05:21 +0000#14782185Ignore this pleasehttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715369/ignore-this-please "Posted in the wrong forum "threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 18:22:22 +0000Rezound SoundSun, 20 Apr 2014 18:22:22 +0000#14781974Wanting to take the Astell & Kern plunge...http://www.head-fi.org/t/715368/wanting-to-take-the-astell-kern-plunge "Strongly considering purchasing either the AK120 or with a little hunkering down in the..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 18:21:59 +0000uncle bSun, 20 Apr 2014 18:21:59 +0000#14781973AK240 left channel problemhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715367/ak240-left-channel-problem "Hi everybody,   I have a problem with my Astell &amp; Kern AK240 and I was wondering if..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 18:18:10 +0000WetWillieSun, 20 Apr 2014 18:18:10 +0000#14781952DAC/Amp or PC sound card to drive headphone? http://www.head-fi.org/t/715354/dac-amp-or-pc-sound-card-to-drive-headphone "My very cheap music set up goes like the following:    PC --&gt; optical out --&gt; old..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 16:07:31 +0000dumbtttSun, 20 Apr 2014 16:07:31 +0000#14780955Even in the 1940s they knew about bias and prejudice in audiohttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715344/even-in-the-1940s-they-knew-about-bias-and-prejudice-in-audio "Was perusing some old Radio Shack catalogs over at radioshackcatalogs.com and found..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 15:22:26 +0000Steve EddySun, 20 Apr 2014 15:22:26 +0000#14780736Dilemma: Audeze LCD-X VS LCD-XChttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715341/dilemma-audeze-lcd-x-vs-lcd-xc "I had the opportunity to listen to the LCD-XC on my Moth 2A3 amplifier at the Carolina..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 15:05:52 +0000DannyBSun, 20 Apr 2014 15:05:52 +0000#14780597High Pitch / static noise when playing certain music files in FLAC format ?http://www.head-fi.org/t/715338/high-pitch-static-noise-when-playing-certain-music-files-in-flac-format "Hi People, Why is that I get very high pitch (when I wear my head phone this is a..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 14:23:32 +0000JohnSantanaSun, 20 Apr 2014 14:23:32 +0000#14780356Headphones for Orchestral/Classical music, 400 $CA or less (Currently looking at the Sennheiser HD600 and AKG K702)http://www.head-fi.org/t/715337/headphones-for-orchestral-classical-music-400-ca-or-less-currently-looking-at-the-sennheiser-hd600-and-akg-k702 "See the topic ^^   Feel free to offer your own suggestion too !   Thanks all   Alan "threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 13:57:36 +0000AldemSun, 20 Apr 2014 13:57:36 +0000#14780242Earphones with best isolation for outsiders?http://www.head-fi.org/t/715334/earphones-with-best-isolation-for-outsiders "So, as much as I love my IM05 and IM02 series but are very loud headphones and they..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:16 +0000NachkebiaSun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:16 +0000#14780024YULONG D200 Impression : ES9016 Balanced DAC + Class A Single End Headphone Amp + Balanced Pre-amphttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715333/yulong-d200-impression-es9016-balanced-dac-class-a-single-end-headphone-amp-balanced-pre-amp "Have planned to visited Yulong for some time already, finally confirmed the date and..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 13:05:33 +0000AndykongSun, 20 Apr 2014 13:05:33 +0000#14779997Help Me Tube My Beyer DT880 (250 Ohm)... Woo Audio WA3 or?... http://www.head-fi.org/t/715331/help-me-tube-my-beyer-dt880-250-ohm-woo-audio-wa3-or "Currently running a Rotel RA-05 SE. Plenty of power, but the woman wants something more..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 12:38:43 +0000EarbonesSun, 20 Apr 2014 12:38:43 +0000#14779848Stereo imaging and headphone: Have we been underestimating our ability to percieve?http://www.head-fi.org/t/715323/stereo-imaging-and-headphone-have-we-been-underestimating-our-ability-to-percieve "I understand traditions and I understand the 'if it works, stay with it' mentality but..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 11:04:53 +0000DimensionSun, 20 Apr 2014 11:04:53 +0000#14779482is there an ak-240 vs tera?http://www.head-fi.org/t/715322/is-there-an-ak-240-vs-tera "i ordered my new tera again after it was stolen with some (a lot) help of good ppl..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 11:01:52 +0000fp581Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:01:52 +0000#14779475fiio x3 vs fiio e17 vs fiio 07http://www.head-fi.org/t/715319/fiio-x3-vs-fiio-e17-vs-fiio-07 "So which one sounds better paired with a laptop with both dac and amp engaged? I dont..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 09:02:47 +0000lofthanzaSun, 20 Apr 2014 09:02:47 +0000#14779127Need DAC Advice http://www.head-fi.org/t/715311/need-dac-advice "I am currently using a Schiit Modi, and was wondering if anyone could lend some advice...."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 07:12:07 +0000MacmuffinSun, 20 Apr 2014 07:12:07 +0000#14778708Most detailed, accurate, clear, neutral IEMshttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715308/most-detailed-accurate-clear-neutral-iems "Ok, lets hear out recommendations on what people here think is the most detailed,..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 06:12:47 +0000SilverEarsSun, 20 Apr 2014 06:12:47 +0000#14778489Audio Sensibility Cables, any experience?http://www.head-fi.org/t/715307/audio-sensibility-cables-any-experience "<a href="http://audiosensibility.com" target="_blank">http://audiosensibility.com</a> Has anyone tried their products? They use OCC copper and..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 06:10:15 +0000bratSun, 20 Apr 2014 06:10:15 +0000#14778482What do YOU consider to be the best source type? Turntable, CDP, Computer, etchttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715304/what-do-you-consider-to-be-the-best-source-type-turntable-cdp-computer-etc "I understand this can be highly subjective, but that's fine! I want to know why you in..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 05:27:55 +0000SnackRabbitSun, 20 Apr 2014 05:27:55 +0000#14778332Using Sennheisers HD 650 with the Asus Xonar Essence STX, and looking to ''flatten'' the response.http://www.head-fi.org/t/715303/using-sennheisers-hd-650-with-the-asus-xonar-essence-stx-and-looking-to-flatten-the-response "Hi there !   As the title says, I'm currently using Sennheisers HD 650 with the ASUS..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 04:59:44 +0000AldemSun, 20 Apr 2014 04:59:44 +0000#14778267My First Year in Head-fihttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715298/my-first-year-in-head-fi "A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…   Before getting into head-fi, I was still..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 03:53:37 +0000JoeDoeSun, 20 Apr 2014 03:53:37 +0000#14778021Currently using AKG K702 anniversaries, what would be a good upgrade?http://www.head-fi.org/t/715293/currently-using-akg-k702-anniversaries-what-would-be-a-good-upgrade "I am specifically looking for another pair of headphones. I've heard the hd800's are..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 03:07:22 +0000DimensionSun, 20 Apr 2014 03:07:22 +0000#14777866Misleading recommendations on HE-400?http://www.head-fi.org/t/715288/misleading-recommendations-on-he-400 "Hey everyone,   Just so you know, this is all being said in the sense of a feeling,..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 02:24:44 +0000coletrain104Sun, 20 Apr 2014 02:24:44 +0000#14777737Anywhere you can still get NIB Phonak PFE 232`s at a reasonable price?http://www.head-fi.org/t/715282/anywhere-you-can-still-get-nib-phonak-pfe-232-s-at-a-reasonable-price "Anyone know a site that still stocks the PFE 232`s?, thanks. "threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 01:49:56 +0000ryanjsooSun, 20 Apr 2014 01:49:56 +0000#14777566Rotel RDD-1580http://www.head-fi.org/t/715277/rotel-rdd-1580 "Just wanted to give you guys a heads up. I lurked for a while and tried the Bifrost..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 01:26:51 +0000JayDogSun, 20 Apr 2014 01:26:51 +0000#14777481What would you pay?http://www.head-fi.org/t/715276/what-would-you-pay "I have a mint condition silver Sabre Audio DA8 thats about 6 months old. It sits on my..."threadSun, 20 Apr 2014 01:11:32 +0000whitedragon551Sun, 20 Apr 2014 01:11:32 +0000#14777437HiFiMAN EF-2A vs Schiit Valihttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715267/hifiman-ef-2a-vs-schiit-vali "Hi guys, I've recently bought an AKG K612 PRO and I'm looking for an Amp to drive it. I..."threadSat, 19 Apr 2014 23:33:57 +0000SpartanX58Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:33:57 +0000#14776991Suggestions for Office Audiohttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715266/suggestions-for-office-audio "Hey all,   After primarily working in a home office where I could output my sound..."threadSat, 19 Apr 2014 23:25:57 +0000originalsnuffySat, 19 Apr 2014 23:25:57 +0000#14776952Regarding Tritton AX720http://www.head-fi.org/t/715263/regarding-tritton-ax720 "Hello everyone,   As you probably figured, I am feeling quite bitter about the audio..."threadSat, 19 Apr 2014 22:50:28 +0000YazenSat, 19 Apr 2014 22:50:28 +0000#14776746Balanced cables for normal IEMs?http://www.head-fi.org/t/715259/balanced-cables-for-normal-iems "I've recently been reading a bit about how balanced audio works and I have a few..."threadSat, 19 Apr 2014 22:12:49 +0000tehwalrisSat, 19 Apr 2014 22:12:49 +0000#14776574BA driver prices and difference in quality of themhttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715255/ba-driver-prices-and-difference-in-quality-of-them "I'm just curious how the variations in pricing of the BA drivers. How much do they..."threadSat, 19 Apr 2014 21:44:29 +0000SilverEarsSat, 19 Apr 2014 21:44:29 +0000#14776438Bose QC20 or Shure SE425http://www.head-fi.org/t/715253/bose-qc20-or-shure-se425 "What do you reccomend?? I've been reading a lot and I can't decide which one I should buy."threadSat, 19 Apr 2014 21:32:32 +0000Loky26Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:32:32 +0000#14776379CLEANING URBANEARS PLATTAN??????http://www.head-fi.org/t/715247/cleaning-urbanears-plattan "I own orange ("Pumpkin") UrbanEars Plattan. The headband got really dirty over time,..."threadSat, 19 Apr 2014 19:57:57 +0000nirki98Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:57:57 +0000#14775932Better than the Uber Bifrosthttp://www.head-fi.org/t/715245/better-than-the-uber-bifrost "Looking for an upgrade from my Uber Bifrost. Needs to be an immediately noticeable..."threadSat, 19 Apr 2014 19:48:21 +0000HPiperSat, 19 Apr 2014 19:48:21 +0000#14775866