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  1. swanlee

    Most reliable Blue tooth headphone for jogging

    Hello, This post isn't strictly about sound quality as it is for my wife. She has had issues with like 4 pairs of blue tooth ear buds for jogging. Either they stop holding a charge or one of them cuts out. We have had to return 3 pairs of them so far. She prefers the ones with ear hooks and not...
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    Best reasonably priced portable/small Tube Headphone Amp

    So been an audiophile for decades, and I would finally like to take a dive and hear the quality of a tube amp. I'm more of a main system audio guy and I'm happy with my home setup so my portable area would be the best candidate to fit in my desire to try out the sound quality of Tubes. My...
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    Best wifi + DLNA enabled DAP for under $500

    So I've been using windows tablets with AIMP installed as my portable music device for the last 5 years and since then it seems some major strides have been made in DAP's.   I would need a wifi enabled device with seemless DLNA playback. I have 2 TB's of lossless and high res audio and assett...
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    Surface Pro as a source device

    Just an FYI the surface pro works really well as a source device. Battery is of course not great compared to smaller portable devices but the sound quality of the headphone output is really good. Win8 also has DLNA client capability built in. Using the Xbox music app to browse my DLNA server I...
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    High end 1 inch mini to mini cable

    Having trouble finding a cable like this, does anyone know a place that sells one? Something like this in the link below, but only about one inch long and high end, like with silver interlaced wiring, I'd spend up to 75$ on it. Currently I'm using a high end ibasso cable to connect my...
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    SQ Review ZuneHD VS Zune30

    So I got my wife a ZuneHD after her Zune8 was stolen a few months ago. I of course took took the opportunity to compare it with my trusty Zune30 which has had a 100Gb drive slapped in it. So I was happy to see the EQ preset return after complaining for years that it was completely dumb...
  7. swanlee

    Atrio Custom Reviews?

    I have had the Atrio M5 V.2 for about a year and a half now and REALLY love the way they sound. Thinking for tax return time I may make the plunge into the Atrio customs since I like the M5's so much. Only real issue is I have yet to see any real user reviews of them to see how much better...
  8. swanlee

    High Capacity DAP's that support WMA Lossless?

    I like my Zune30 but after yesterday's disaster I may want to keep an eye open for other options. I put a 100 GB hard drive in my Zune30 so I now have about 95GB worth of CD's on it ripped using WMA Lossless. I would prefer to keep my WMA lossless files intact and just sync them with another...
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    Archos 7 sound quality and WMA Lossless support?

    I may be retiring my zune30 after today's zune30 disaster, for those that don't know every zune30 died today across the globe. to replace it my best option is a 320GB Archos 7. I have read a lot of conflicting thing on sound quality and even a spec sheet that said the Archos has a 69 s\n...
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    Review Super.fi 5EB VS Future Soncis Atrio M5 V2

    I'm an admitted bass head but not because I listen to rap or hop hop. I mainly listen to classic rock. I'm also a pretty big audiophile my home system runs around $25,000 with Lexicon, Bryston, Magnepan and Anthony Gallo components. My goal for an IEM was to get as close to a home stereo...
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