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sonitus mirus

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3/23/09

Headphone Inventory

Denon AH-D5000 (Lawton Audio tuned) with JMoney lambskin earpads (old version)
MrSpeaker Mad Dogs with Alpha Pads
Audio-Technica ATH-M50s
Sennheiser HD 595
Grado SR-80i
Sennheiser PX-100
Logitech UE350 IEM's
Monster iBeats (came with HTC Rezound phone)

Headphone Amp Inventory

O2 JDS Labs build
Schiit Asgard
NuForce Icon HDP (with linear power supply LPS-1)
HeadRoom Micro Amp
HeadRoom Total Airhead
Audioengine D1 DAC/amp

Source Inventory

Home:
FLAC CD rips or subscription streaming music service with 320 kbps mp3 (MOG) or Ogg Vorbis Q9 (Spotify)
PC or Squeezebox Touch, both using optical S/PDIF out to NuForce Icon HDP (with LPS-1 power) to Schiit Asgard

Office:
FLAC CD rips or subscription streaming music service with 320 kbps mp3 (MOG) or Ogg Vorbis Q9 (Spotify)
Logitech Squeezebox Touch > Toslink > Audioengine D1 DAC > O2 amp with 0/2.5 dB gain settings. (clipped resistors to remove gain)

Power-Related Components

NuForce LPS-1

Music Preferences

I appreciate any talented artist(s) that play anything cool, neat, or otherwise awe-inspiring. Every genre is fair game with me; Benny Goodman or Noisia, U2 or Mason Proffit, Shpongle or Frank Sinatra, and I have stuff from both Sepultura and Pentangle in the same playlist.

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Power vs Volume
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 2/26/15 at 4:53pm | 37 replies | 551 views
Testing audiophile claims and myths
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 2/24/15 at 4:26pm | 3985 replies | 327393 views
The scientific merit of Pono
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 2/21/15 at 4:34pm | 237 replies | 9138 views
Copper vs Silver...MEASURED (surprising)
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 2/20/15 at 9:51am | 161 replies | 2773 views
24bit vs 16bit, the myth exploded!
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 2/16/15 at 8:31am | 2737 replies | 449549 views
Testing the claim: "I can hear differences between lossless formats."
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 2/13/15 at 3:06pm | 685 replies | 13602 views
Jitter is not audible, sighted and blind tests.
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 1/31/15 at 2:45pm | 45 replies | 6126 views
Interesting article about Hypersonic
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 1/31/15 at 12:55pm | 10 replies | 161 views
Tidal lossless listening test, what's going on here?
sonitus mirus posted in this thread in Sound Science 1/31/15 at 11:26am | 53 replies | 5563 views

 

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