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It's just two different ways of listening to music. I think both are better headphones, from an enjoyability standpoint, than the bass-light HD800s and old-school Stax and AKG stuff, and, if I'm honest, I prefer them both to the Audeze and Hifiman headphones I've heard, too, neither of which really impress me; sure the Audezes have bottomless bass, and are the closest headphones to sounding like speakers, but you need to spend thousands on source components to make them sound right, and compared to either the 650 or T90, they're just boring-sounding to me. All of the hifiman products I've heard just sound plain wrong, even with high-grade source components, crazy tube amps, etc; I'll take the T90 or HD650 over an HE-5 any day.

 

Actually, now that I think about it, maybe it's just me, but all of the planar-magnetic phones I've heard have a slightly veiled sound accompanied by an awkward peak somewhere in the upper mids/lower treble that just sounds wrong to my ears.

 

A subscription to Tidal and a Fiio E18 make my LCD-2F shine.

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Yeah, I know the LCD-2 can sound good with lesser sources; I've seen people who use them with the Magni/Modi stack, and Mike Mercer raves about using them with the HRT Microstreamer, but to my ears, the 650 and T90 come closer to their full potential from modest sources than the way-high-end stuff.

 

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A subscription to Tidal and a Fiio E18 make my LCD-2F shine.

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A subscription to Tidal and a Fiio E18 make my LCD-2F shine.

Have you tried the T90 with Woo audio amplifiers such as Wa6se?

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Have you tried the T90 with Woo audio amplifiers such as Wa6se?
I haven't. I'd love to. I had a WA6 for awhile, but that was before I had a T90. Is it a nice pairing?
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I haven't. I'd love to. I had a WA6 for awhile, but that was before I had a T90. Is it a nice pairing?

Not sure I have not yet tried with them both. I am currently using Lehmann audio BCL with my T90, sound quality is very good with such pairing. If someones said that Matrix M stage or lovely cube are the same, they are definitely lying. BCL is such a good amplifier.

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I've heard really good things about the BCL. If it were a good match for orthos, I'd consider getting one. But I'm "reasonably" confident that I want to go all and only ortho, which, sadly, limits my amp options.

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picked up T70, again, to test side by side with T90, to me T90 definitely has more bass  but T70 seem brighter 
Given both have few hours on them
v800>v200/WA6SE


700

May I know how the T90 sound with the WA6SE? Do you recommend them? How does it compared to other amplifiers such as Lehmann audio BCL?
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May I know how the T90 sound with the WA6SE? Do you recommend them? How does it compared to other amplifiers such as Lehmann audio BCL?
Wow, way to zombie a almost 2 yr old post. You might want to try PMing the OP since they've been long gone at this point. In fact. That was their last post in this thread. 12/20/12
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I found a good deal for some HD650's in like new condition on ebay for $300. I couldn't resist. They should be here around Thursday. Unfortunately I just had to send back my DACmini to CEntrance for an RMA. 
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<---jealous

 

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