Recent content by jman1503
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    Best Soundstage for Dolby Headphone under $100? Closed and Open?

    Thank you for the tip about Mad Lusty's page. I've read that before and didn't know if there had been any other opinions. Thanks also for the suggestion about those four headphones. You say that the lack of bass really discouraged you from using them for film, I listen to classical music as...
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    Best Soundstage for Dolby Headphone under $100? Closed and Open?

    I am in a little bit of a bind. I need headphones to watch film with Dolby Headphone (or something similar). I have read that generally speaking,  the bigger the soundstage of the headphone the more effective it will be in expressing the virtual headphone effect (as in DH). My budget is $100 and...
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    Why so much hate on ibuds?

    I don't know why people don't like them either, I think they sound good.
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    best recommendation for improving my laptop sound system (better sound)

    This is probably not what you're looking for in terms of quality, but I've heard pretty good things about the Asus Xonar U1
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    Auzentech X-fi Bravura 7.1 Sneak Peek

    Thanks guys.
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    Accurate desktop speakers

    Don't know if this has already been said or not, but the Creative Megaworks 2.1 250D is good.
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    Why do we use lossless?

    I may be wrong, but don't we use lossless because it sounds exactly like the original? Perhaps regarding the frequencies, there are sounds that we percieve but do not hear which adds to the listening experience.  This is a high frequency eqivalent to tactile sound perhaps?
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    If I mostly listen to mp3's, does it make sense to spend more than $100 on headphones?

    I agree that there is little to literally no perceptual difference between 320 mp3 and uncompressed.
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    Songs that make your headphone WOOOOOW!!!

    Felix Medelssohn, Symphony #3 Scottish, Mvt. 1 Andante con moto- Allegro un poco agitato
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    What are your top 5 headphones for classical music?

    I should like to know this too.  This is my primary genre.
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    choose me a pair of headphones! :)

    This may be a little lower than you're looking for, but the Denon AH_D2000 are nice.
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