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    another iem under $500 thread

    Hello, all, I used to spend money on over ear headphones. recently i decided to go with some iem and get a shure 535 recently as a start. I listened different genres, i.e. folk, classic and rock. overall 535 sounds great to me. but vocal is a little bit forward to me. I hope to have larger...
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    new player frustration

    i am finding a new player. needs long battery life and prefer neutral sound and large soundstage.  budget is limited under 150. my current candidates are narrowed down to: colorfly C3, iaudio 10, cowon c2.   what do you guys think about? and any other better choices? some of nice gears are...
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    Valab NOS dac or Audio-gd Fun basic version??

    thanks for the nice review. i knew purepiper about their speakers, but never pay attention to their dac. How did you purchase it? from their website? Since i saw the pics in your review, it is 220v input that is not what i want.  For me, Fun is more like a all-in-one box so that i could connect...
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    Valab NOS dac or Audio-gd Fun basic version??

    I am struggling between this two kinds of reputable dac around $200. Does anyone have the idea on the sound signature difference between these two? i wanna hook my KRK RP5 to it. I am kinda leaning to FUN, since it has both dac out and preamp out so that i could connect both my speakers and...
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    desktop speaker decision

    Quote: I am not the bass head. so i might be fine with this. any recommendation? thanks.
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    tips for uhp 336?

    i am finding the tips for my uhp 336. it seems comfly foam tip is a good t400 or t500 work with 336? any other choices for 336? the tips sold with 336 don't fit my ear well and are uncomfortable. thanks.
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    k450 confusion

    any idea?
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    k450 confusion

    hi, there, I would like to buy a pair of k450. i search the forum. someone bought it from ebay at 70~80. the seller he mentioned is here. Brand new Genuine AKG K450 K 450 HeadSet in Retail box - eBay (item 220517407004 end time Mar-26-10 21:06:25 PDT) i noticed that the pics they use is...
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    question about 220v units

    Quote: Originally Posted by music_man see if tripp lite makes one. if they do that will be good quality. 200 watts is not a big deal and shouldn't be too expensive. nor should 200 watts hum too loudly. you do not need a schematic to replace the xformer. which is your best option. ac...
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    question about 220v units

    Quote: Originally Posted by music_man first of all, i would be very wary of those units you linked. a 5000 watt unit is not $175! more like 5 grand lol. also a real 5000 watt unit or even a 1500 watt unit, the inverter makes a lot of noise. i don't really know any other options...