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Sequencer1

Location:

Hawaii

Forum Post Count:

20

Join Date:

3/7/13

Last Online:

on 9/7/14

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

Digital Audio, Sound Design, Audio Engineering, and MIDI Sequencing: 20+ Years
IT: 20+ Years

What I do for a living:

Systems Administrator
Multimedia Artist

Headphone Inventory

Current:
AKG K702 65th Anniversary Edition

Others (Occasionally Used for Recording & Outdoor Listening):
Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO 250 Ohm
Audio-Technica ATH-M50s

Tested & Sent Back:
AKG K702
Beyerdynamic DT 880 PRO 250 Ohm
Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO 80 Ohm
Beyerdynamic DT 990 PRO 250 Ohm

Headphone Amp Inventory

Researching (For Eventual Purchase):
Light Harmonic Labs GEEK
SPL 2Control
SPL Auditor
Violectric HPA V100
Burson Soloist SL
Woo Audio WA6 & WA3
Grace Design 901
Schiit Valhalla
Schiit Asgard 2
Schiit Lyr
Schiit Loki

Source Inventory

Current:
Clevo P370EM3 & various Ultrabooks to:
TEAC UD-501 D/A Converter with 32bit/384kHz PCM and DSD64/128 playback

Others (Occasionally Used for Casual Listening & Recording):
Roland Cakewalk V-Studio 100
Roland Quad-Capture
Native Instruments KORE Controller

Researching:
Lynx Hilo A/D & D/A Converter
Lavry AD11 A/D Converter

Tested & Sent Back:
MOTU MicroBook II
CEntrance DACmini CX
Benchmark DAC1 USB
CEntrance DACport
HRT microStreamer

Cable Inventory

Rapco Horizon Oculus Designs Digital and Analog Cables

Power-Related Components

APC & Furman Power Conditioners

Audio-Related Tweaks

I like to keep my analog audio cables and digital cables as short as possible and physically separated from power cables to keep the possibility of noise at a minimum.

If you also use your USB DAC with software VST/VSTi synthesizers and effects on the Windows platform, it may be best to try to find one with a dedicated ASIO driver with adjustable latency. CEntrance, RME, Benchmark, and Roland write stable ASIO drivers with low DPC latency. MOTU and T.C. Electronics sound great for the money, but their Windows drivers are unstable.

Music Preferences

All genres (anything that sounds 'good') but mostly listen to Ambient, New Age, IDM, Classic Rock, Classic Metal, 80s Pop, Blues, R&B, Jazz, Fusion, Classical.

Interests (non-headphone)

Computers

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

Acoustic and Electric Guitars, Hardware and Software Synthesizers, Cakewalk Sonar, Native instruments, Camel Audio, & many other software VST/VSTi plug-ins, etc.

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JVC's Micro HD Line: HA-FXD80/70/60
Sequencer1 posted in this thread in Portable Headphones, Earphones and In-Ear... 8/12/14 at 12:43am | 1873 replies | 164829 views
AKG K702 65th Anniversary Edition
Sequencer1 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 4/6/13 at 1:35pm | 3252 replies | 237290 views
AKG Q701 Vs. AKG K702 65th Anniversary | Comparison & Review
Sequencer1 posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 3/17/13 at 9:48pm | 29 replies | 20181 views
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