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2005 Editions are the ones currently sold. No worries
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2005 Editions are the ones currently sold. No worries

PYYYYYH :D.

That's nice to know.

Do they have plans to release a new version/upgraded version og the DT990, since it's 8 years ago, they came available ?

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I don't think so. I think they're remaining and focusing on the Tesla line, though I did hear their next plans are a Custom One Pro version of the 880s.
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im about to order an antlion modmic..

so the only thing i need to get them to work with my dt990s are a y splitter correct? to hook to my mixamp.

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im about to order an antlion modmic..

so the only thing i need to get them to work with my dt990s are a y splitter correct? to hook to my mixamp.

 

A Y-splitter with a 4 pole connection on the end. Be sure to check if the one you are getting will work.

 

Didn't your mixamp already come with one? Or do you still have to get the Mixamp as well? New ones come with the Y-adapter.

 

In my experience so far with the Mixamp I find that it gives a little bit of background static noise when connected to the controller mic port of a WIRED Xbox 360 controller. With the wireless controller it sounds fine.

 

Reports all over Google that Xbox is very noisy when it comes to the USB connections.

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im about to order an antlion modmic..

so the only thing i need to get them to work with my dt990s are a y splitter correct? to hook to my mixamp.

Search Amazon for a Startech HEADSET splitter.

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A Y-splitter with a 4 pole connection on the end. Be sure to check if the one you are getting will work.

 

Didn't your mixamp already come with one? Or do you still have to get the Mixamp as well? New ones come with the Y-adapter.

 

In my experience so far with the Mixamp I find that it gives a little bit of background static noise when connected to the controller mic port of a WIRED Xbox 360 controller. With the wireless controller it sounds fine.

 

Reports all over Google that Xbox is very noisy when it comes to the USB connections.

no it came with the opposite for some reason. Its only lets you plug in one thing, but has two that plug into your pc i guess.

 

Edit: a PC Splitter.

 

is this the correct one?

http://www.amazon.com/StarTech-com-MUYHSMFF-Headset-Splitter-Adapter/dp/B004SP0WAQ/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1362332373&sr=8-3&keywords=HEADSET+splitter


Edited by illbleed - 3/3/13 at 9:43am
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Is it possible to add an extra amp to the 2013 astro mixamp? I need an extra amp to help fully power AKG Q701 headphones with a mic. Right now the 2013 mixamp is topped out.
Edited by theman1285 - 3/3/13 at 10:31am
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no it came with the opposite for some reason. Its only lets you plug in one thing, but has two that plug into your pc i guess.

 

Edit: a PC Splitter.

 

is this the correct one?

http://www.amazon.com/StarTech-com-MUYHSMFF-Headset-Splitter-Adapter/dp/B004SP0WAQ/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1362332373&sr=8-3&keywords=HEADSET+splitter

That's the one.

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So, I'm gonna invest in the ad700's for my birthday at the end of the month, but I want a good amp to invest in too so I can get the most out of the 700's. I don't know anything about amps other than the mixamp but I figure if I can get more out of the headphones I'd be willing to pay a little more. Would prefer a portable amp but If need be I'll take a non portable one. I'd also like it to be idiot proof since I am technologically challenged frown.gif
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Are you looking to game with the ad700's? like on pc, ps3, or xbox 360?
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Ad700 doesn't need an amp at all.
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Do they have plans to release a new version/upgraded version og the DT990, since it's 8 years ago, they came available ?

 

AFAIK the T90 is the new upgrade version of the DT990.  Or the spiritual successor at least.

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I thought the T90s were sound wise much brighter than the 990s?  Most of the newer models of the T's were brighter or am I thinking of another HP...?confused_face_2.gif

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I thought the T90s were sound wise much brighter than the 990s?  Most of the newer models of the T's were brighter or am I thinking of another HP...?confused_face_2.gif

 

The tesla drivers are different than the DT drivers, so they sound different.

 

That's why I said "spiritual successor"... wink.gif

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