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Bucharest, Romania

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About Me:

Founder of headmania.org

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Swimming,Software development, reading, cycling, traveling

What I do for a living:

Software Engineer, Teaching Assistant at Politehnica University of Bucharest,
PhD. Student

Headphone Inventory

Audeze LCD-4
Ultimate Sound US3D (CIEMS)
Focal Spirit Classic,
Focal Spirit One ,
Creative Aurvana Live 2,
Martin Logan Mikros 90

Sennheiser HD800
Shure 535 LTD
Audeze LCD-X
Audeze LCD-3
Audeze LCD2 rev2
Sennheiser Hd 650 with Zu Mobius Cable,
Grado RS-2i,
Sennheiser Hd 595
AKG K550

Headphone Amp Inventory

Headphones Present:

- Audio GD Master 9
- FiiO X5
- FiiO E12A

Speakers Amplifiers Present:
- Audio GD Master 10

Speakers Amplfiers Past:
- Audio GD Precision 2
- Xindak A600

Headphones Past:
-Decware Taboo MK3
-Audio GD Precision 2
-Burson HA-160DS
-Meier AudioCorda Cantate 2
-Xonar Essence ST
-Burson Conductor
- FiiO E17

Source Inventory

-MSB Analog Dac (Quad USB Input)
-FiiO X5

-Burson Conductor + Audiobyte HYDRA-X Usb Interface
-Fiio E17
-Burson HA-160DS
-Xonar Essence ST
-Corda Cantate 2,
-x-fi xtreme audio
-Samsung Galaxy S (Wolfson WM8994 DAC) with voodoo amplifier (very nice sound on low impedance headphones)

Cable Inventory

Toxic Silver Widow, Chord Power Chord, Chord USB Silver Plus, Zu Mobius, Wireworld Aurora, Wireworld Starlight Usb Cable, PS Audio Jewel,

Power-Related Components

Power Inspired AG500 Power Regenerator

PS Audio Duet Center Power Conditioner

Other Audio Equipment

Audio GD Master 10
Focal Electra 1028BE Speakers
Audiobyte Hydra-Z with ZPM LPS
Volent Audio Custom LPS for MSB Dacs

Reviewed / compared :
-MSB Analog DAC
-Schiit Yggdrasil
-Rockna Wavedream
-Simaudio Moon 380D Neo DSD DAC
-Theta DSPro Basic DAC
-Arcam FMJ D33 DAC
-Audiobyte Black Dragon
-Chord Hugo
-Chordette Qute-Ex
-Simanudio Moon 650D
-Simaudio Moon 300D v2
-Naim Dac-V1
-Bakoon HPA-21
-PowerInspired AG500
-Audio GD Master 9
-Audio GD Precision 2
-Simaudio Moon 430HA Headphone Amp
-Burson Conductor
-Oppo HA-1
-Decware Taboo Mk3
-Burson 1793 DAC
-AudioByte Hydra-Z with ZPM
-Audiobyte Hydra-X
-Audiophilleo 1 with PurePower
-Audioquest Dragonfly
-FiiO E12A
-FiiO E17
-FiiO E12
-FiiO X1
-FiiO X3
-FiiO X3 2
-FiiO X5
-HRT microStreamer
-iFi iDSD
-iFi iTube
-SOtM sHP-100 (headphone amp/dac)
-SOtM SMS-100 (network streamer)
-Schiit Wyrd
-Asus Xonar Essence III
-Asus Xonar Essence One Muses Edition
-Asus Xonar Essence STU
-Arcam rPac
-Creek OBH-21
-Creek OBH 21 MK2
-Audeze LCD-3
-Audeze LCD-X
-Audeze LCD-2
-HiFiMAN HE-560
-Fostex TH-900
-Denon D7000
-Sennheiser HD800
-Sennheiser IE800
-Sennheiser IE80
-Shure 535 SE
-Ultimate Sound US3D (custom in ears)
- Meze 99 Classics
- Focal Spirit Classic
- Focal Spirit Professional
- Focal Spirit One
- Focal Spirit One S
- Sony MDR-1R
- Creative Aurvana Live 2
-Sennheiser Momentum
-Sennheiser Amperior
-Audiotehnica CSK90
-AKG K550
-AKG K545
-Creative Aurvana Live 2
-Martin Logan Mikros 90
-Denon D7000
-Piega Premium 5.2 (standfloor speakers)
-Piega Premium 3 (standfloor speakers)
-Martin Logan ElectroMotion ESL (standfloor speakers)
-Indiana Line Nota 250, Nota 550
-Indiana Line Puro 800 Speaker Amp / DAC
-Sudgen MasterClass IA-4 Speaker Amp
-Xindak A600 Speaker Amp
-Focal Aria 906
-Focal Diablo Utopia
-Focal Electra 1028BE
-Toxic Silver Widow
-Toxic Black Widow
-Norne Draug Series
-ForzaAudioWorks Claire HPC Mk2
-Chord Signature USB
-Chord Usb Silver Plus
-Wireworld Starlight Red
-Wireworld Ultraviolet
-Forza Hybrid Twin USB Cable
-Chord Power Chord
-Wireworld Aurora Power Chord
-Ps Audio Jewel Power Chord
....etc. (lost count)

Music Preferences

Rock, Classical,Pop,Hip-Hop, House

Interests (non-headphone)

Bikes, Photography,

Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)

Computer hardware, i like all to run smooth and quickly :D
Samsung Galaxy S for the very nice DAC (very good combination with grado RS2i)

dan.gheorghe's Recent Activity

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Audeze LCD-4
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/28/16 at 6:23am | 3964 replies | 317104 views
Audeze LCD-4
reviewed by dan.gheorghe 4/8/16 at 12:47am
New Audeze LCD3
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/4/16 at 1:02pm | 11085 replies | 844310 views
Audeze LCD-X
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 4/4/16 at 1:01pm | 7943 replies | 666939 views
MSB Analog DAC? (Review p3)
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 3/27/16 at 4:02am | 671 replies | 54994 views
Audio-GD Master 9
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 3/21/16 at 12:44pm | 1255 replies | 104521 views
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 3/6/16 at 2:56pm | 3219 replies | 278309 views
Speaker taps to 4 pin XLR in
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in Cables, Power, Tweaks, Speakers,... 3/3/16 at 10:58am | 1 replies | 101 views
Speaker tap to female 4-pin XLR adapter
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in Cables, Speakers, Tweaks, Accessories For... 3/3/16 at 10:58am | 3 replies | 1227 views
Audio GD Precision 2 Speaker / Headphone Amplifier
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 12/8/15 at 4:57am | 28 replies | 3968 views


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