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    I need a desktop amplifier for my HE-500

    hey guys, first post after many years. I have a pair of Hifiman HE-500s that I powered through the original Schiit Lyr and Schiit Bifrost DAC. from very early on I was quite disappointed with the amplifier due to its high noise floor, static noise and an annoying high frequency buzz that came...
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    Is a Sansa Clip+ plugged into decent speakers a good bedroom setup?

    a perhaps unpopular opinion coming from a person who spent a sizeable chunk of money in a futile pursuit of sonic bliss:   stop worrying about what other people say or think. plug your device to the speaker, see if YOU enjoy the sound.  don't ask for other people to tell you what is or isn't...
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    need help for new mp3 player

    Hey guys,  I have been happy with my audio gear and have not come here in a long time. As a result, I am no longer in the know about which portable audio players are good.  last week my trusy sansa clip + died after 3 years and now I am looking for another audio player but I don't know which...
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    Buying portable or in-ear headphones? Seeking guidance? DON'T START A NEW THREAD. Ask for advice HERE!

    Hi folks,  my desktop setup is Bifrost -> Lyr -> HE500  I like this setup for most applications but sometimes I need isolation. I was wondering if there are any high impedance low sensitivity IEMs around for me to use with the Lyr.    I own Westone4 and Shure SE535, but they are both too...
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    Spring Toronto Meet - Saturday May 04, 2013

    hey guys can I show up around 2 pm? I need a table for my setup though.
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    New Custom-to-Universal IEMs: InEar StageDiver 2/3

    yes they responded to my Email and said 2 years of warranty except the cable, which is plenty.  friendly folk.  the gent told me they are still working on it and it should be out in May-June. 
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    Buying portable or in-ear headphones? Seeking guidance? DON'T START A NEW THREAD. Ask for advice HERE!

    I own Shure SE535, but I want to upgrade to a pair of earphones with better detail and presentation. I listen to classical music and opera a lot.  I am thinking westone 4r what are you thinking? budget is around $500   longetivity is key, I really like the build quality of the Shure with...
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    Spring Toronto Meet - Saturday May 04, 2013

    does anyone have a mini to RCA cable I could borrow for the meet?
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    Spring Toronto Meet - Saturday May 04, 2013

    Quote: Nice man, what impedance on that puppy?
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    IC: Upcoming Toronto Meet

    the meet thread has been made and it is here
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    HM-901

      Oh OK, I was wondering why there are unboxing pictures but it is not available on their website. Also it looks like they don't have the HM-801 available which is a shame.
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    HM-901

    where would you be able to buy this device?
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    DAC+AMP for HE-500

    I have purchased a Burson Audio HA-160DS
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