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  1. dimmockg

    Dunu Falcon C, ibasso it01s, final e5000 or campfire comet

    Ideally need to make a quick decision on getting some iems as i still haven't got anything yet I have had.... Ibasso it01 but returned due to driver flex Final e4000 - a bit to much bass BGVP DMG - returned due to comfort issues My music tastes are dance, EDM, electronic and need a pair to...
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    Narrowed my list down to these 4

    Ok, think I've narrowed my list down to these 4... Dunu falcon c Sony xba n3ap BGVP DMG Ibasso it01s My music preferences are edm/dance music so thinking I've picked fairly wisely with the above Ideally I'd like something that offers above average seal, has detachable cable, great build...
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    Looking for an adaptor, after recommendations

    Looking for an adaptor that is configured as follows... 2.5mm female trrs (balanced) to 3.5mm male trs (unbalanced) Ideally something quite small if possible, but not adverse to a cable adaptor as well Any recommendations (I've seen the fiio and ibasso ones), just wondered if there was...
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    looking for a DAP to suit my needs/requirements

    Hi all The hunt for a DAP continues and i wondered if the good people on head-fi would possibly be able to throw some thoughts / ideas at what i am requiring / needing Here is a list of what i am looking for, i have broken this down as must(s), highly desirable & nice to have(s) Firstly, my...
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    Recommendations for DAP and iems please

    Hey all, I'm in the position and in the market to purchase a nice little portable music set up, budget depending I can afford a dap and iems and was after some recommendations based on my requirements. Here are a few desires... DAP: First and foremost it must do gapless - most important as a...
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    new dap recommendations

    hi all i am on the hunt/in the marked for a new dap & wondered if the kind people here on HeadFi could possibly help me out :) My list of requirements are as follows: 1) be able to stream music services like spotify, deezer etc 2) be able to stream from my NAS at home Nice to haves.. 1)...
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    Starting up again - best split of money

    After a little time without some cans or iems I've decided I'd like to re invest in a little portable set up. Other than a (UK) Samsung galaxy s8, it's safe to assume I have nothing. My initial start up budget is around £250 absolute max and I'm trying to decide whether to get a dedicated dap...
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    closed back circumaural cans for edm

    Hi all, I'm after a pair of closed back circumaural cans for home use, mobile use and listening on the stereo at home and via a Sony nwz f886/fiio e12 I have a few requirements... (Don't we all) 1) no more than about £175 2) closed back, circumaural 3) great for house, trance, edm 4) very...
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    Quick question - will sony nwz f886 purchased from amazon uk have a volume cap / restriction

    as per title really after clarification on this please
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    Poll: Fiio E12 or JDS C5

    after some input on deciding on a new amp for my rig   I was trying to sell my ipod, (no luck) to go for an all in one, so will re-invest in one of the above   My equipment:   5.5th gen ipod, modded with cf card and rock-boxed copper cabled LOD Beyerdynamic dtx501 JVC HXT-90...
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    done flash card mod on 80gb ipod 5th gen, battery doesn't seem to fully charge

    as per title really,   i have completed the flash card mod and all works ok, on charging the ipod up it says its charging, sometimes it goes to fully charged, sometimes not. On unplugging it always seems about 80%-90% full   Battery was fine before doing the mod   Any ideas?   cheers
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    New portable player - few questions please.....

    as per the title, after a new source, think i have made my choice but just checking a few points   Currently have an iphone 4 (not s), with LOD to jds c421, reason for change is really to do with capacity/storage (mins is 32gb)   Ideally i'm after something around 160gb - ipod classic...
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    New amp dilema for iphone 4 & sennheiser

    I wondered if anybody could assist in me choosing a new portable amplifier???   My set up:   Iphone4 (not s) - music is lossless or 320kbp's, dance, pop, etc   Sennheiser hd 25 1 ii's - stock cable   LOD - silver plated copper   I did (until last week) have the fiio e11...
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    New player options, some pointers would be appreciated, requirements inside

    as per title, i'm exploring the avenue of a new audio/pmp device   I currently have an iphone4 with fiio e11 and sennheiser hd25 1 ii's   I find there are positives and negatives to having the iphone as an all in one device and have no objection to getting 2 seperate devices (pmp/phone)...
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    AKG k450 & Sennheiser HD25 1 ii

    Ok,   Had AKG's for around 3 months & would say I'm used to how they sound with my iphone 4, fiio e11 and the music/tracks I usually listen to.   Had the Sennheiser for about a week (not new and one very careful owner for about 6  months), so would consider both to have had a fairly...
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    Eskuche 45 experiences

    On the lookout for a different set of portable headphones to try out and keep being drawn to the above as I can get them at a decent price.   I just wondered if anybody had any first hand experience of them?   I'll be running them through my Iphone 4 or home stereo, the iphone 4 could be...
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    On ear headphone short-list

    After flirting with the sennheiser px360 and deciding I wanted 'better or more' I find I'm back to square one.... I've tried a few over ears - denon 1100, shure srh840 etc but have decided I prefer the lighter on ear headphones. I've listened to a couple of pairs: Marshall's - cannot remember...
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    New headphone, narrowed down to a few

    Decided to opt from full size headphones (sennheiser px360) to on ear headphones. I've listened to the sennheiser 25 sp 2's - thought they were good, nice and light and decent enough sound. At time I thought the px360's were a bit better but having listened since I actually think the sp2's are...
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    Options for amp to try with iem's and headphones

    And I thought choosing iem's or headphones was tough!!! As per title..... I'm looking for a sleek and slender portable amp to use between iPhone 4 and ultimate ears e5 and a set of headphones (when I choose) Not really bothered if it has a dac or not, would using a lod connection (i assume...
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    converted from IEM's, now need to purchase a set of headphones

    as per title really,   I have a set of ultimate ears e5 (think its these one's) iem's and thought they were great (until today)   browsing shops in town and thought i'd have a listen to some headphones   had a listed to some bower & wilkins ones - circa £250 - lovely, lovely sound...
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