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  1. Rikifi

    Why is my amp distorting sound at normal volume?

    Tv headphone out is at 50%,gigrac at about 70% gets me enough volume but it sound distorted and sounds like some clipping is happening.. Put some 200 ohm headphones in and it fine.
  2. Rikifi

    Why is my amp distorting sound at normal volume?

    I just bought some krk kns 6400.. Great sounding btw. Sound pretty good through everything I've tried, but when I plug them into my soundcraft gigrac 300 (I play keyboard and this is my powered mixer) and out the headphones it sound horrible. Manual says headphone out is 18dbu. I really want...
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    Rolls pm55 vs peavey hb2 (how much is 10 ohms output?)

    Output impedance says 10 ohms on the rolls (what does that mean?) Gain 15db Input impedance says 22k ohms. I what us all this? This is what the peavey hb2 specs say : Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz +0 / -1 dB Output Power: 550 mW per channel into 32 Ohms (Both Channels Driven) 900 mW...
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    Please help. Need an amp to boost volume on 250 ohm headphones

    Yes it looks like it's what I'm after doesn't it. Any alternatives out there? This is £110 in the UK, been looking at around £80 if I can find something. Thanks for your help trolldragon, really appreciate it, I have no idea about these things
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    Please help. Need an amp to boost volume on 250 ohm headphones

    Does a your know about the peavey hb2? Basically I just want a mini power amp mixer I think. The peavey allows my keyboard plus a line in (pa mix) and can adjust both volumes. Does anyone. Know if the peavey would drive my 250 ohm headphones enough though? Or is there something else I...
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    Please help. Need an amp to boost volume on 250 ohm headphones

    Thanks trolldragon. Yes I thought about going to a music shop, but it will mostly be used at home in my music room. All I basically want is an amp I can plug in and increase/decrease my headphone volume on stage if I use them for a song, and at home instead of getting mixer amps out just use...
  7. Rikifi

    Please help. Need an amp to boost volume on 250 ohm headphones

    Thanks for your advice. So would a fiio e9 (not e9k, think it's e9i?) plus a fiio e7 suit me?
  8. Rikifi

    Noob question. Would 1/4 inch to stereo rca cable work?

    Thanks for helping. Do you guys think k a fiio e9 and e7 combo would suit me as I can get it for a good price 2nd hand?
  9. Rikifi

    Noob question. Would 1/4 inch to stereo rca cable work?

    What do you mean? Do you mean that some amps have jack inputs or do you mean that a splitter cable won't work with some amps?
  10. Rikifi

    Noob question. Would 1/4 inch to stereo rca cable work?

    Tring to find an amp to increase volume on beyerdynamic dt250 250 ohm, My output is just a headphone out and not the stereo rca type output like on hifi's etc. Do do I need to go... Yamaha motif es keyboard headphone out using a converter cable(as most amps I see the input is the 2 rca...
  11. Rikifi

    Need headphone amp for 250 ohm headphones

    So what would you recommend to drive them? Another reason I may need an amp is I play live I am a band and may use them for a song or 2 and will need to adjust volume with changing the volume to the keyboard.
  12. Rikifi

    Need headphone amp for 250 ohm headphones

    Getting beyerdynamic dt250 250 ohms tomorrow. Looking at getting a small amp to power them. Will mostly be used from my yamaha motif es keyboard which has a headphone output which I believe is around 40 ohms. I don't think it will be loud enough so want something to go between the headphone...
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    Please help. Need an amp to boost volume on 250 ohm headphones

    Hi, I have just purchased beyerdynamic dt250 (250 ohm version), I understand that the volume from things like phone, tv etc won't be loud enough at this Impedance and need something to boost/drive them. I have zero knowledge about headphone amps. My main uses are 1. Straight from my yamaha...
  14. Rikifi

    Please help. Need an amp to boost volume on 250 ohm headphones

    Hi, I have just purchased beyerdynamic dt250 (250 ohm version), I understand that the volume from things like phone, tv etc won't be loud enough at this Impedance and need something to boost/drive them. I have zero knowledge about headphone amps. My main uses are 1. Straight from my yamaha...
  15. Rikifi

    Sony mdr-1r vs Beyerdynamic dt250 80 ohm for keyboard? And for music.

    I need some cans for my Yamaha motif es synth keyboard. I bought some sony mdr-7506 and found them really harsh so are going back. What will sound better (more appropriate) for listening to blurays through tv, and also using for music and my keyboard. I understand beyerdynamic dt250 80 are...
  16. Rikifi

    Beyerdynamic dt250 80ohm Ok for general listening?

    Looking at getting the beyerdynamic dt250 80 ohm version. Basically I have dt100's 400 ohm but have stuck the on ebay as I can't use email with my TV, my ipod etc. They need amp to drive them basically.. So I want the beyer sound, want to use them mostly for playing music via ipod, samsung...
  17. Rikifi

    Yamaha hph mt220 thread (Merged)

    Looking at buying the yamaha mt220 for my keyboard, also for listening to music.. Any opinions on them here?
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    Are sony mdr-7506 supposed to be really trebley

    Had the dt100's for a out 5 years but needed something for everything, my beyerdynamic dt100 couldn't be used with my ipod, keyboard, laptop etc., but these can. Just wondering if they are fakes, or is it I'm just used to warmer headphones? Not sure if I should return and get the krk kns...
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    Are sony mdr-7506 supposed to be really trebley

    Just got a set of sony mdr-7506 delivered from Appods through Amazon. Everything looks genuine with the packaging, but the headphones sound very trebley and harsh to listen to. Do they have to wear in until the get a bit warmer or are they all like this? Is it usually Ok buying through...
  20. Rikifi

    Recommend me some headphones for home and stage using keyboard.

    Can someone give me some advice as to what I should get as I want to order today.
  21. Rikifi

    Recommend me some headphones for home and stage using keyboard.

    Hi, I'm in the market for some headphones..hope I've come to the right place ;). My needs.. 1. Want to use mostly at home with my yamaha motif es keyboard. 2. Will take with me to gigs to practice and warm up before a gig. 3. May use them live if I can't hear myself. I don't want a...
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