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New Zealand

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About Me:

47 yo male
Married (22 years)
2 kids (11 & 13)

What I do for a living:

Sales Manager - selling New Zealand Lamb around the world

Headphone Inventory

Current -
T1 // HD600 // T-Peos Altone200 // Fidue A83 and A81

Review Samples -
HSA Crystal, Living, PAA-1Pro, BA100 Brainwavz R3, RockJaw Alfa Genus, Dunu DN-1000, Brainwavz S5, R3, Delta Tekfusion Twinwoofers

Gone -
Sony XBA-4
Beyer T51p
Beyer DT880 250 ohm Premium
Sennheiser HD700
Shure SE535 SE (Special Edition)
Grado RS1
Shure SRH1840
Mad Dogs 3.2
Beyer DT880 600 ohm
Sennheiser HD600 (twice)
AKG K701 - gift to my Mum
AKG Q701
AKG K702
AKG K612 Pro
Grado SR325i (FWJ)
Shure SE420, SE315, SE425, SRH 940, SRH840
Ath AD700
Senn eH250
Beyer DT880 Pro
Alessandro MS1i
Brainwavz B2, HM5, R1
HSA E212 (donated)

Headphone Amp Inventory

Audio-gd NFB-12
Little Dot Mk IV
Beyerdynamic A200p
Fiio E11K

Gone : Fiio E7+E9, Fiio E11, GoVibe Porta Tube, Headstage Arrow 12HE 4G, uDac3

Source Inventory

PC > Audio-gd NFB-12
Beyerdynamic A200p
Fiio X5 & X1
iPhone 5S

Gone = Cowon iAudio7, iPod Touch 4G, HiSound Audio Studio V3 Anniversary Edition, iPhone 4

Other Audio Equipment

Celestion F10 Bookshelf Speakers
Cheapish Sony Mini System

Music Preferences

Alternative Rock
Progressive Rock
Guitar Acoustic
Classical (including opera)

Interests (non-headphone)


Brooko's Recent Activity

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Update On Current Status
Brooko posted in this thread in Fiio X1 / E11K Australia/NZ Tour Discussion Today at 5:37 am | 142 replies | 1656 views
Fiio X5 Thread - info updated on Jan 17th 2014
Brooko posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear Today at 3:00 am | 13266 replies | 1159724 views
do WOMEN like HEAD-FI??
Brooko posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) Today at 2:23 am | 164 replies | 9956 views
Fiio X5 - Custom/Modded firmwares
Brooko posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear Today at 2:15 am | 388 replies | 39223 views
Easiest way to volume match during a A/B comparison?
Brooko posted in this thread in Sound Science Yesterday at 4:02 am | 23 replies | 320 views
ROCK JAW Head-Fi member discounts
Brooko posted in this thread in Sponsor Announcements and Deals 10/22/14 at 2:18pm | 31 replies | 2846 views
FIDUE A83 impressions and discussion thread
Brooko posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 10/22/14 at 3:44am | 363 replies | 15734 views
Rock Jaw Review: One Size Fits All
Brooko posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 10/22/14 at 3:10am | 10 replies | 800 views
High-res music - your listening experience
Brooko posted in this thread in Sound Science 10/22/14 at 2:43am | 51 replies | 1030 views
FiiO X1, the new start of the high-res DAP with individual DAC and headphone amp !
Brooko posted in this thread in Portable Source Gear 10/22/14 at 1:44am | 3474 replies | 370891 views


Brooko’s Photos

Fiio X1
41 photos
Latest upload: Oct 11, 2014
Fiio X1 Impressions
10 photos
Latest upload: Oct 7, 2014
Fidue A81
39 photos
Latest upload: Sep 26, 2014
Fidue A83
27 photos
Latest upload: Sep 19, 2014
Tekfusion Twinwoofer
18 photos
Latest upload: Aug 9, 2014

Brooko’s Embedded Photos

Brooko's photos in Help recommend my next headphone ($400-600) and amp! ($200-350)
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Latest upload: May 16, 2014
Brooko's photos in Fiio X5 - Custom/Modded firmwares
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Latest upload: Jul 13, 2014
Brooko's photos in AKG K702 (The Classic) vs. K612 Pro (The Upstart) – Review and Comparison Brooko's photos in AKG Q701 vs Beyerdynamic DT880
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Latest upload: Sep 29, 2013
Brooko's photos in HD600 sounds brighter than Grado???
1 photo
Latest upload: Apr 30, 2013

Brooko's Lists

6 Lists
Had - but sold (all) 37 Other
Last Updated 10/23/14
Portable Audio Source 4 Source Components
Last Updated 10/23/14
Amps 3 Headphone Amps
Last Updated 10/14/14
IEMs 7 Headphones
Last Updated 9/28/14
Cans 2 Headphones
Last Updated 9/15/14
PC Components 2 Other
Last Updated 11/4/13

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