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    Question about true wireless headphones

    The idea is when you use a dap or any sound source that uses digital format files you have a chain of events. File, Decoder, DAC, Amp, Head/earphones. But with True wireless headphones theres some confusion, or maybe im just dumb. You have the reproduction device which has the file and the...
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    Cowon Iaudio Hifi

    Has anyone seen this ? It seems like a Reworked...
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    [Discussion IEM´s] How do the old/classic flagships compare to today champions ?

    I was wondering since i picked up a pair of UE900S for cheap Theres the "classic" flagships, - Shure SE535 - Westone W3 and W4 - Ultimate ears TripleFi.10 and UE900 - Earsonics SM3/SM64 - Etymotic ER4 They have always been priced in the 250 to 400 dollar range but now we are seeing many...
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    IEM around 300 €, Looking for something that was lost

    ---- Skip this part if you dont want sentimental garbage ---- The story starts like this... I started with a pair of chinese iems that were recommended to me, and suddently the music coming out of my Sony HD5 came a bit to life (consider this was 2005), and i wanted more and started to go up...
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    [Discussion] Hybrid vs pure Armature vs pure Dynamic regarding IEM´s

    Well... Theres a lot of options today on the market, and lately in the IEM market hybrids have been the most popular choice. Now i dont know if its becuase they produce a better sound, or the signature is just better but you still have people on each side of the argument. You have the pure...
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    [EU][Spain] Philips Fidelio S2 and Vsonic VSD5 (V1)

    First of all, thank you for looking at my advert   I have two items for sale.   First of all are a pair of Philips Fidelio S2 IEM´s, In light/baby blue, These were my daily drivers for close to a year and they are truly amazing with exception for the isolation, condition is 9/10 on a sonic...
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    Logitech Ultimate ears UE 900

    For sale :   Near mint UE 900 bought in december, They include everything that came with them (including those little plastic tubes to protect the jack connector)   Price new is around 300-350 euros, im selling mine for 200€, This is with basic spanish mail with tracking, if you wish for...
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    My IE 8 broke. norrowed it down to 2 contenders.

    My IE8 broke after 3 years of loyal service (stem broken, cant superglue it on).   Im currently looking at 2 top tier universals. the Audeo PFE232 and the EarSonics SM3v2.   The PFE232 costs me 500 euros delivered but comes with a free PFE022 which i can sell to take part of the cost...
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    Whats with all the fake 4 on ebay ?

    i was looking for some Ultimate ears sized tips for my IEM´s and i found tons of 4´s in both normal and Vi versions for suspiciosly low prices, talking about 20-25 dollars with free shipping, but then you see the source, its mostly hong kong or china, and you know, all fake, but...
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    Kenwood MG-F500 - Anyone tested it ?

    Well, theres a new kenwood media keg on the block, i still have my old 20GB one, and i hate it, MTP only or kenwood propietary software, mp3/wma/wav only support, around 20h battery life, and it hisses like a cat in heat, the new one is flash only, comes in 4gb, 8gb and 16gb flavours...
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    Firewire Interface question

    i was thinking about picking up a self powered firewire interface to replace my current Hot Audio straight DAC, i have a set of KRK Rokit 5 G2 monitors and the hot audio is quite basic plus it lacks hardware volume contols and advance features aswell as a headphone out and mic in, i was...
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    Advice for all Head-fi members

    Least i can do is usualy dumb, but once in a while, they have a briliant comic, Least I Could Do: the Webcomic » Comic Archive
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    itouch as a portable gaming machine ?

    i was reading engadget today, and it seems that that according to sources in EA, the iphone is more powerfull then a DS, and according to SEGA, its almost as powerful as a dreamcast, and since the itouch is basicly the iphone without the GSM/UMTS radio module (correct me if im wrong), i was...
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    whats with all the new UE models

    I've been going over some UE price lists, since i want to get some TF10pro' s, i started noticing that there were several new models, the 100, 150 and 200, with their respective iphone ready vi versions, anyone checked these out ? they might be a decent low grade dynamic headphone,
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    whats with the shure SCL5/E5 ?

    i´ve been seeing the SCL5/E5 around and its usualy the same price or even higher then the SE530, anything special about it ? how does it compare to the UM2, the SE530 and the TF.10 pro ?
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    any quality ipod Clip on docks ?

    i´ve seen some cheap belkin clip on docks for the ipod, that basicly give you a line out and a miniUSB or USB-B connector, saves you having to buy multiple cables or carry a ipod cable with you, aswell as giving a line out for an amp, the problem is that their all cheap and plasticy, any...
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    ipod mod, can this be done ?

    if i grabbed a 80gb ipod classic today, is there a modification where i can solder inside a miniusb port to bypass the ipod propietary connector ? and hows the rockbox status going on 6th gen ? if i could use a normal usb cable and have drag and drop capcity for the music, i would buy an...
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    is the ipod the only GOOD alarm clock solution ?

    i´ve been looking around to change my cheap sanyo alarm clock with something which will give me less of a rude awakning, something with DAP support but that isnt cheap and tacky, and in the quality audio dept, all i can find is ipod docks with built in alarm clocks, and i really really hate...
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    Vendor : JPNZ

    item bought : Kenwood 20GB Media Keg Item matches description : Yes, perfectly, Item Delivery : Item arrived as fast as possible with mail type used, items were protected individualy with foam wrapping, Item condition : hard to belive its 18 months old, except missinng original box, player...
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    harddrive upgrade for a kenwood

    hey, i was just wondering if it was possible to open up a 20gb or 30gb kenwood player and plug in a 60gb or 80gb drive, i use to have a sony NW-HD5 and we did leocate the correct drive from toshiba to replace is, so we more or less have an idea about replacing 1.8" drives, the problem is...
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    is a NW-HD5 worth amping ?

    i have a 2 year old NW-HD5, its a nice player, the headphone out can be configured as line out, i was wondering if it was worth setting up a microamp with it ? i do plan on getting a paid a decent canalphones, q-jays or 5 pro´s
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    which do i keep ? D2 VS NW-HD5

    hello i recently (3-4 month ago) replaced my NW-HD5 with a Cowon D2, my brother came for a visit a few days ago and showed interest in my old sony, the thing is that i connected my MX3 headphones to the sony and it sounded great, i started comparing them both, and the sony has a overall...
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    Wondering about my previous player

    i recently bought a Cowon D2 to retire my aging Sony NW-HD5, the casing did have some bumps, and it was showing its age a bit with some noise and hanging once in a while, plus the lack of EQ for MP3 and having atrac as only "high quality" format made it a bit troublesome to use, now, a...
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    AKG IP1 IEM´s, anyone had expiriance with them ? saw these around, and i wondering about them, they look like costum mold, but im not sure,
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    another MD33/CX300/EP630 rebadge, AKG FTW

    hello just saw these,EN.html AKG K324 P headphones, they look familiar, dont they ? saw them in a shop today, the guy was trying to sell them to me after he saw my CX300' s saying those were better... checked the headphone, checked the...