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on 8/30/16

About Me:

Just a average guy who always has a pair of headphones on his head.
Yamaha fan

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Headphones of course, audio equipment, Music listening, hiking, exploring, computers, engines, etc

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Headphone Inventory

Etymotic ER4 XR ( Best IEM I've ever heard)

Kennerton Ikiz (Second best IEM I've heard

Audeze EL-8oi (fave headphone, period)

Audio Technica AD900X

Audio Technica M50x blue

Sony MDR-ZX700

Beyerdynamic T90 (at the mercy of UPS, will get soon)

Beyerdynamic DT-990 Pro

Beyerdynamic DTX-910

Yamaha RH10ms

Yamaha HP-2(ohhhh another fave)

Grado SR60i (kinda harsh, great for metal)

jvc flats (meh, use em for working out, and such)

Klipsch: S2 (bass monsters)

Apple earpods(yeah yeah....shut up, bass monsters)

Koss: UR-55 (pretty good sound for a Koss, bass ok, vocals kinda hollow)

Sennheiser: HD-201 (sounds excellent, power hungry)

Shure: SRH840 (one of the best dynamic headphones i've heard)

Sony MDR-V6

Sony XBA-1

Sony: MDR-150 (great lil lightweight)

Fostex t50rp (sounds sweet, even unmodded, thats right I said it bwaahaahaaahaaaa)

AKG K-701 no. 1401 (excellent airy sound, can go low, requires a nuclear reactor to drive)

Hifiman HE-400 (my fave basshead, deeeeep subbass, almost insane with some tracks, great sound stage, and frequency range)

AKG K-270

Mitsubishi XHP-10 ( sounds fairly good once you tweak the EQ, best for metal, rock, and classic rock)

Panasonic RP-HTF-600-S ( sounds damn good for 30 bucks, great for movies)

Sansui SS-10(sounds remarkable, ESP considering its age.)

Sansui SS-50

AKG K-160 600ohm (surprisingly easy to drive)

Sonic International, Sonic II (very tinny)

UE Triple-fi 10

Headphone Amp Inventory

Fiio E11
Aune B1
Little Dot Mk2 w/ Raytheon 5654 drives

Source Inventory

Yamaha RX-V659bl
Ipod 4g
Cowon a2(out of commission)
iPhone 6+(primary)
powemac g4 md
PowerBook g4 17 inch
MacBook Pro 2013
Palm t5( has a loud built in amp, use it for the k701)
Silicon Graphics Octane(also has a very loud headphone output)
Silicon Graphics O2
Nokia N800
Palm Pre-2
Microsoft ZuneHD
Archos Juke15
Lenovo Miix 2 8in. (Intel SST pretty damn good, drives the 600ohms nice, loud, lots of bass)
PS Vita
Ibasso DX80 ( no longer need to fix the Cowon)

Other Audio Equipment

Aiwa 3 ways

Yamaha NS-AP2800 2-way


Linn Index

Music Preferences

anything but country

Interests (non-headphone)

Speakers, jets

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

Ford Fiesta SE
Silicon Graphics Octane
iPhone 6+

droido256's Recent Activity

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Kennerton Ikiz
reviewed by droido256 8/2/16 at 3:39am
would driver flex finally kill a pair of IEM ?
droido256 posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 8/1/16 at 10:23pm | 68 replies | 26915 views
Little Dot Tube Amps: Vacuum Tube Rolling Guide
droido256 posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 7/29/16 at 10:22pm | 10725 replies | 876004 views
Review of the Little-Dot MKII Tube Headphone Amp/Pre-Amp
droido256 posted in this thread in Headphone Amps (full-size) 7/27/16 at 8:11am | 524 replies | 219855 views
The worst music ever made!
droido256 posted in this thread in Music 7/27/16 at 6:05am | 33 replies | 2331 views
RHA S500i Impressions Thread
droido256 posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 5/27/16 at 12:03pm | 165 replies | 34028 views
Diana: the second release by Abyss Headphones!
droido256 posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 5/27/16 at 1:04am | 303 replies | 30064 views
Audeze SINE Series
droido256 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 5/7/16 at 9:24am | 3284 replies | 301521 views


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