PurpleAngel's Recent Activity

  1. PurpleAngel replied to the thread Headphone for gaming sound effect and entertaiment?.

    What sources (sound card or DAC/amp or other) are you going yo plug the headphones into? Headphones that might be very different (more...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 1:21 AM
  2. PurpleAngel replied to the thread Grado SR325e + Schiit Magni 2 = Too Bright?.

    I've heard (read) that the Grado headphones can be like sitting next the speakers at a music concert, is that how your Grado SR325e...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 1:08 AM
  3. PurpleAngel replied to the thread Noob trying to decide on speakers. Help/Suggestions?.

    The MSI motherboard uses a Realtek ALC1150 audio processor, which is "OK" for on-board audio, but maybe plan on getting something with a...

    Dec 10, 2017 at 1:05 AM
  4. PurpleAngel replied to the thread Noob trying to decide on speakers. Help/Suggestions?.

    I doubt that Blue-Tooth receiver (which only cost 20 GBP) comes with a very good DAC (Digital to Analog Converter) chip. I'm not the...

    Dec 10, 2017 at 1:02 AM
  5. PurpleAngel replied to the thread For game and music.

    (I own the HD558 and DT990) Two very different headphones, while the DT990 has a strong bass/treble, which slightly over shadows the...

    Dec 10, 2017 at 12:47 AM
  6. PurpleAngel replied to the thread Looking for new Gaming Headphone (Europe).

    The SB-Z should be better then on-board audio, for driving the 62-Ohm AKG K701.

    Dec 9, 2017 at 6:34 PM
  7. PurpleAngel replied to the thread Plug & Play USB DAC/AMPs not being picked up by PC (Dragonfly Red/FiiO K1).

    Go into the BIOS, make sure all the different USB settings are enabled. Then see about reinstalling the USB drivers.

    Dec 9, 2017 at 1:04 AM
  8. PurpleAngel replied to the thread Looking for new Gaming Headphone (Europe).

    A Creative Labs SB-Z (Sound Blaster Z) sound card might be a better way (value) of improving headphone surround sound and audio quality....

    Dec 8, 2017 at 11:34 AM
  9. PurpleAngel replied to the thread Yet another setup upgrade!.

    For 500 GBP, I would be looking at upgrading from the DT990, instead of replacing/upgrading the amp. I really like the sound (clarity)...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 6:51 PM
  10. PurpleAngel replied to the thread Headphone/2.0 setup for my computer.

    Software EQ.

    Dec 7, 2017 at 6:43 PM
  11. PurpleAngel replied to the thread Creative Soundblaster ZXR with Little dot 1+ I'm confused.

    As you already have the SB-ZxR, can't really see the LD 1+ offering any noticeable improvement. What headphones do you use?

    Dec 6, 2017 at 1:11 AM
  12. PurpleAngel replied to the thread HD 598 vs 599?.

    Buy a used (eBay) Sennheiser HD558 and remove the black rubber tape from inside the cups, will give you something almost as good as the...

    Dec 6, 2017 at 1:06 AM
  13. PurpleAngel replied to the thread DT770 PRO vs Sony MDR-1A.

    Audio Technica ATH-WS99...

    Dec 6, 2017 at 1:00 AM
  14. PurpleAngel replied to the thread Tube amp for HD600.

    +1 on the Darkvoice 336SE, ($240)....

    Dec 4, 2017
  15. PurpleAngel replied to the thread Suggestions for budget laptop headphones?.

    Samson SR850

    Dec 4, 2017