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Bucharest, Romania

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About Me:

Founder of headmania.org

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Software development, reading, cycling, traveling, swimming

What I do for a living:

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

Headphone Inventory

Audeze LCD-X
Sennheiser HD800
Focal Spirit Classic,
Focal Spirit One ,
Creative Aurvana Live 2,
Martin Logan Mikros 90
Shure 535 LTD

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

Headphone Amp Inventory


- Audio GD Master 9
- Audio GD Precision 2
- FiiO X5
- FiiO E17

-Decware Taboo MK3
-Burson HA-160DS
-Meier AudioCorda Cantate 2
-Xonar Essence ST
-Burson Conductor

Source Inventory

-MSB Analog Dac
-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

Reviewed / compared :
-MSB Analog DAC
-Rockna Wavedream
-Simaudio Moon 380D Neo DSD 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
-Burson Conductor
-Decware Taboo Mk3
-Burson 1793 DAC
-Audiobyte Hydra-X
-Audiophilleo 1 with PurePower
-Audioquest Dragonfly
-FiiO E17
-FiiO E12
-FiiO X1
-FiiO X3
-FiiO X5
-HRT microStreamer
-SOtM sHP-100 (headphone amp/dac)
-SOtM SMS-100 (network streamer)
-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
-Sennheiser HD800
-Sennheiser IE800
-Sennheiser IE80
- 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
-Martin Logan ElectroMotion ESL
-Indiana Line Nota 250, Nota 550
-Focal Aria 906
-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 Split USB
-Chord Power Chord
-Wireworld Aurora Power Chord
-Ps Audio Jewel Power Chord

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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Audio-GD Master 9
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 3/24/15 at 2:59am | 900 replies | 61557 views
Moon Nēo 430HA Reference Headphone Amplifier
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 3/18/15 at 4:06am | 363 replies | 17718 views
Audeze LCD-X
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 3/14/15 at 8:39am | 1 replies | 92 views
Hifiman HE1000 Planar Dynamic Flagship
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 3/13/15 at 3:22am | 2804 replies | 191608 views
Thoughts on a bunch of DACs (and why I hate chocolate ice cream)
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 3/8/15 at 5:40pm | 3366 replies | 310426 views
MOON - 430HA/DAC.... need a review!
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in Introductions, Help and Recommendations 3/8/15 at 1:06pm | 2 replies | 89 views
Audeze EL-8: The EL-8 is a must-hear at CES 2015
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/6/15 at 2:46pm | 3928 replies | 370982 views
Decware Taboo Mk3 for sale
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 3/2/15 at 3:33am | 1 replies | 115 views
Audio GD Precision 2 Speaker / Headphone Amplifier
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 2/25/15 at 9:24am | 13 replies | 710 views
(NEW) FiiO E12A for IEMs!
dan.gheorghe posted in this thread in Portable Headphone Amps 2/10/15 at 3:25am | 713 replies | 64949 views


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dan.gheorghe's photos in Chord Hugo
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dan.gheorghe's photos in Audeze LCD-X
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dan.gheorghe's photos in review: Focal Spirit One
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