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Originally Posted by shak85 View Post

I m starting to have 2nd thoughts about the cheap ed3 from aliexpress. The seller sells a lot of headphones and if you check he also cells xiamo piston 2 at the price 14 usd. This seems fishy

Xiaomi makes more than one model of IEM. He doesn't claim that the one he sells for $17is the Xiaomi Piston 2. It is a cheaper white model.

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I have asked and he has confirmed that it is the real deal . The reason why is cheap is because is promotion period so the price is cost price

Very good support from the seller
Update: ordered yestarday and today shipped !!
Edited by shak85 - 5/25/14 at 4:12am
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Recieved my Piston 2.1 a couple of days ago, so far love them, got them on amazon.

also first post :)

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Originally Posted by Ofir View Post
 

Recieved my Piston 2.1 a couple of days ago, so far love them, got them on amazon.

also first post :)

That's where I got mine too. They are the real thing. Sound great!

post #3185 of 12831

Could people please comment on the Don Scorpio Dolphins? The have been suggested/recommended to me and I wanna know how good they are :D, especially for $109 on Ebay :3.

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There's plenty if impressions in this thread. If you use the "search this thread" function you should find some interesting reading smily_headphones1.gif
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The highs on these dm2 sound great now (with approximately 100 hours of burn in). What was once the worst aspect of these things when I first bought them, they are now one of the best. Bass is still prominent. Midrange and vocals are in your face and aggressive. I get a little sibilance from time to time but it's more the track revealing itself than the phones, almost like it belongs where it's present.

If sidy is a DIY version, does anyone know what driver is in these things? I'm curious of what other companies use this style of driver.
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Originally Posted by Erwan View Post

Could people please comment on the Don Scorpio Dolphins? The have been suggested/recommended to me and I wanna know how good they are biggrin.gif, especially for $109 on Ebay :3.

Edited by Hisoundfi - 5/25/14 at 6:30am
post #3189 of 12831
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Originally Posted by Hisoundfi View Post


they are good. very good. they lose in instrument timbre, bass texture, build quality to the takstar pro 80. everything else, they at the very least match the pro 80s. soundstage width is considered one main weakness, but it has been completely mitigated by the soundstage mod.

generally, they are very forward, fun, in your face sounding. boosted across the frequencies. bass quantity will please anyone except bassheads.

I'm looking to sell mine for financial reasons. everytime I put it for sale, i get sentimental because they are such a faithful travel companion, and take the ad down, only to have to put it up again. if anyone is interested in my pair, drop me a PM
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The dm2 uses a 10.1 custom built driver 😃
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I thought I was enjoying my DM2 and SS01, until last night I spent almost an hour listening to Indila "mini world" album on HM700 with RE400B (that combo is INSANE, better than X5 + RE400 'unbalanced').  Now DM2 sounds too bassy with a narrow soundstage, while SS01 high frequency peaks (just too much brightness) starting to annoy me lol!!!

 

At this point, HM700+RE400B and X5+IM03 are my two favorite combos.

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Doppios + x5 was epic 😋😃
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Lmao, feeling is mutual for me too. Maybe we can be accountability partners to stop spending all our hard earned money on earphones.
Looks like they missed the boat and they put them in a bottle.
 
 
 
 

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post #3194 of 12831
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Originally Posted by mochill View Post

Doppios + x5 was epic 😋😃


X5 w/FW2.0 or FW1.2? :p 

 

2.0 change really brightened up the "color" of X5.  I'm still on a fence if I like it or not, but because of all these new custom modded 2.0 theme (http://www.head-fi.org/t/717947/fiio-x5-custom-modded-firmwares) - I can't go back to 1.2...

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Hey all, I ordered the Im02 not too long ago however still waiting on them and after reading from this thread I just wanted to know if the B3 compete with them. I know there is a $100 price difference but knowing this would still be nice. Thanks!

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