Head-Fi.org › Forums › Misc.-Category Forums › Members' Lounge (General Discussion) › The most overused expressions on Head-Fi
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

The most overused expressions on Head-Fi - Page 2

post #16 of 228

"This ____ sounds dark".

 

I guess some people can hear with their eyes.

post #17 of 228

"Musical" when describing the sound of something.

 

I have no idea what that means. There are many other terms that also make no sense when describing a sound, but I think that is the one that baffles me the most and people use it all the time.

 

post #18 of 228

"I recommend the M50"

post #19 of 228
Thread Starter 
"Welcome to Head-Fi, sorry about your wallet. biggrin.gif"

Also, calling reduced treble "veiled" and increased treble "detailed".
post #20 of 228
Quote:
Originally Posted by JamesMcProgger View Post

"I recommend the M50"


lol

 

post #21 of 228
"It competes with products several times its price"
post #22 of 228

"Take this with a grain of salt."

post #23 of 228

"whats a good budget amp to use with K70x"

 

I may be pretty now here, but i cant believe how often this crops up. you would assume that people would find the answer they are looking for in one of the billion existing threads, they make up a fair chunk of the forum after all.

post #24 of 228

"I suggest you buy this insert $2000 dac for your insert $200 headphones "


Edited by jackmccabe - 5/17/11 at 10:20am
post #25 of 228

You have to burn them in for at least hundreds of hours, before they open up and reveal what they're really capable of.....

post #26 of 228
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tiemen View Post

You have to burn them in for at least hundreds of hours, before they open up and reveal what they're really capable of.....


"When I first took them out of the box and listened to them, they were harsh and I could barely listen to them.  After about 48 hours of burn-in though, they have settled down."

post #27 of 228
"I'm by no means an audiophile."
post #28 of 228

Even my wife can hear the difference who isnt an audiophile.

post #29 of 228

" Yes, the obvious improvement in the presentation with component "X" , made my jaw drop to the floor, good "

 

- A night and day difference , when I closed my eyes ;)


Edited by Hi-Finthen - 5/17/11 at 1:40pm
post #30 of 228

Sound Signature.jpg

 

 

(a.k.a. "sound signature")

New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
Head-Fi.org › Forums › Misc.-Category Forums › Members' Lounge (General Discussion) › The most overused expressions on Head-Fi