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post #16486 of 26218
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I really wish the MA900 had a removable cable...

MA900 + V-moda boompro = all the headset anyone would ever need.


Hmm... I'm interested in the HD239 and/or PX100-II for away use.
Edited by Mad Lust Envy - 9/5/13 at 11:35pm
post #16487 of 26218

I shipped my iCan off for replacement.  I already really miss the 3D holographic switch.  Music just sounds flat without it.

 

I picked up a simple little outlet ON/OF switch at the store to use with the next one, so I don't have to yank the cord out every time.  I'm paranoid that that could have messed it up somehow.

 

 

 


Edited by chicolom - 9/5/13 at 11:44pm
post #16488 of 26218
Chico, stop making me want to spend money on an iCan and take my T1 into the office. So mean. Gosh.
post #16489 of 26218

I guess it wouldn't help if I mentioned that I miss my iCAN everytime I'm on the go... :tongue_smile:


Edited by Change is Good - 9/6/13 at 12:45am
post #16490 of 26218
This guy did a pretty significant price drop on his K712s:
http://www.head-fi.org/t/679443/k712-pro-briefely-auditioned-mint

He's asking for shipping + paypal fees extra though...
post #16491 of 26218
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Originally Posted by Mad Lust Envy View Post
I really wish the MA900 had a removable cable...

MA900 + V-moda boompro = all the headset anyone would ever need.

 

I predict a lot of MA900 headset mods, like they've done with the AD700.

 

It's very likely that I'll be sticking some kind of mic on my MA900 in the future, at any rate.

 

For that matter, Sony needs to wise up and start making gaming headsets based on the MA900/F1 design instead of the stuff they're pumping out now...

post #16492 of 26218
Thread Starter 
I guess a good old Antlion modmic will easily attach side of the cups. Still, nothing beats the easy integration of the v-moda mic...


And that stock cable is a bit thinner than I'd like.
post #16493 of 26218

I am one of the few that don't really like the 3d iCan switch apparently? Don't like its signature that much.

post #16494 of 26218
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Originally Posted by davidsh View Post
 

I am one of the few that don't really like the 3d iCan switch apparently? Don't like its signature that much.

 

 

What headphones did you use it with? 

 

It works best with warm headphones IMO, because it adds a little treble energy and air when it's ON.

post #16495 of 26218

HE-500 mostly. It is pretty nice with movies and games, etc. Also some music.

post #16496 of 26218

Does the iCan drive the HE500s OK?

post #16497 of 26218
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David... by some chance, you know anyone named Semir Ugljanin? I have a few friends in Copenhagen. smily_headphones1.gif
post #16498 of 26218

No, I don't.. Live pretty far away from Copenhagen anyway :)

 

The iCan drives the 500's pretty decent, actually. Nice dynamics and lively sound, but lacks that control and bass impact of bigger amps. Think there'd be better amps for the 500's for the price, but the iCan is decent, and definitely better than the e17...

post #16499 of 26218
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I'm missing the planar magnetic sound of the LCD2.

I wish Hifiman would release a less edgy upgrade to the HE400, with less weight than the HE500. Hopefully new design too.
post #16500 of 26218

HE-4?

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