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  1. tsine

    I cant decide which sound card is the best

    I recently bought a pair of AKG K701 . I use them with an asus dgx sound card at highest possible 64 Ohm amp. The sound on stereo is we can say good(not so much) but not very loud even at 100% volume .    In the other hand when  enable surround sound Dolby headphone (with all the setting on...
  2. willgao

    Most comfortable closed back headphones for 6-8+ hours daily use

    Hi guys,   Im looking for a closed back full size headphone for daily use 6-8 hours   I use it mostly at the office so prefer a close back headphone, avoid disturbing others...And since for such long term listening I put comfort and light weight first. velour pad or fiber pad would be the...
  3. daronharvey

    Grado SR80 to AKG K701 (an upgrade?)

    PART 1 - DAY 2 I have taken delivery of a used pair of AKG K701's, which are in mint condition and have possibly therefore not had much of the recommended breaking in. I bought these to replace a pair of Grado SR80s. I have had the Grados for about 4 years, and they are therefore the model...
  4. briank996

    AKG 701 vs modded Grado SR80

    Hi Everyone, I recently purchased a pair of SR80s ($106) and have since recabled them because I hated the quality of the OEM Y split ($50) and bought a new headband from Fatman ($52) I now see that the AKG 701s can be purchased from reputable sources for just over $250, no need to recable and...
  5. conquerator2

    Which DAC to get?

    Hi guys, I've been trying to choose a DAC/amp combo unit but am currently stuck between 4:   1] AUNE X1 24bit 192kHz USB DAC Headphone Amp...
  6. KRANE

    Shure SE215 - RANTING! READ THIS BEFORE BUYING WRONG HEADPHONES or IEM

    So I was stupid listened to some peoples advice on this forum few years ago and bought these (Shure SE215) IN EAR CANAL EARPHONES or IEM or whatever, for music listening.   Lots of time has passed since I purchased those horrible earphones, I took up music professionally and get to work with...
  7. iGalatz

    Best Headphones for Rock/Metal?

    I was looking at a few different headphones, 300 or under.  I mainly listen to bands like Avenged, slipknot, and all that remains.  I was wondering which of these would sound the best.  I was looking at the V-Moda M100's, AKG q701, DT990's. HD598's, Soul Combats, and the AKG K701's.  Any...
  8. jlaseter

    Stunning Combination

    Hi all--   Over the past few years researching headphones, amplifiers, and audio equipment in general, I've developed a couple of curiosities about headphone amplifiers. While I understand that certain combinations of headphone and amp go well together, it's often hard to figure out the...
  9. QQQ

    K601\701 bass increase mod (also applicable to k501, 500 etc..)

    Here's your k601\701 driver(actually pics of k701 driver, by head-fier superkuato, from this thread) From the other side, there're two opening, covered but sticky white tape: To allow more driver movement, simply take away one of this sticky white tape pieces, thus allowing more bass...
  10. LeeMark

    AKG 701

    AKG K701 with stand and box, great condition.  Paypal with fees or wire transfer.
  11. Fasolt

    Headphones for Classical Music -- Which are best and how much will I need to invest?

    Hello everyone,   Here's the back story: I currently own a pair of Sennheiser HD 25s, which seem to be a very good compromise between portability and sound quality. However, I have gone to many concerts lately and have been wondering whether it's not possible to find headphones which sound...
  12. DavidMahler

    My HR-2 Review

    Well my HR-2 arrived today, and the OP chip is fully burnt in because I bought it used on head-fi from TRose49, a truly wonderful person to buy gear from. So far my listening experience has left me awestruck and that is hard to do. My previous experience with headphone amps are the RSA...
  13. veuxtres

    are headphone cable plug universal?

    Im thinking to buy a good cable for q701, id like to know can i use the cable on multiple brand if i purchase another headphone? Is kinda waste that if spend a 400 bucks but only can use on 1 headphone,
  14. sionghchan

    Headamp recommendation for HD650, DT770/880 and K701.

    Hello my fellow head-fiers..   It's been a long time since I upgraded anything in my headphone collection.  Been blissfully happy with my equipment and over the last many years (possibly 4 to 5 years), I have been sucked into the world hi-fi audio (speakers/amps etc.)   In that time, the...
  15. rh495140704

    Sale my AKG K701 (Like New with all original things)

    Hello, I want to sell my AKG K701. I am the first owner. Its condition is very good, without any scratch. It will come with all original things (box and stand and manual). Please feel free to ask me any question if you have. Cheers!
  16. Wintersxx866

    FS: Hifiman HE400 and AKG K701 White

    Hey guys so my xbox 360 broke... as in it got the red rings of death... and as of right now... I need to get a new one because the Beta for Battlefield 4 is coming soon... Yes I'm a hardcore battlefield fan lol So to get a new xbox I have to sell off my HE400s (T_T) I know I know some of you out...
  17. Seamless Sounds

    K701 default earcup position

    Can anyone tell me what the default angle is on these cans? I removed them for cleaning. The earcups are angled.
  18. Seamless Sounds

    AKG K701

    Selling my AKG K701. They're in great condition. I'm the second owner. Had it since 2010. Includes shipping and paypal fees.   I can ship outside of US, but you'll have to pay extra.
  19. czqdtc

    AKG K701

    Bought from Amazon about 1 year ago, condition is good, not scratches, comes with original box. Price including domestic shipping.
  20. djenkov

    AKG K701 are cheap in amazon.de

    Hey,   I am terribly sorry if that's not the forum for this kind of thread, but I just want you to know that in amazon.de they sell K701s for about 170 euros and thats around 90 euros cheaper than .fr and 60-70 compared to co.uk.   I apologize again if the topic is inappropriate, but I...
  21. gilsont

    Am I the only one out there that think the AKG K701 doesn't require an amp?

    I thought there wasn't much difference between my on-board soundcard ALC655 and my Schiit Modi/Magni.   Anyone else out there that share the same thought?
  22. HyperBlue

    Beyerdynamic DT990 PRO vs AKG K-701

    Hello,   I have been struggling with a decision which is where to get a Beyerdynamic DT990 PRO or a AKG K-701, the primary use of which will be gaming 70% (all genre of games), music 20% (mainly dubstep, alternative modern rock and some pop) and films 10%. I will be purchasing these...
  23. HyperBlue

    Beyerdynamic DT990 PRO vs AKG K-701 for mainly gaming usage

    Hello,   I have been struggling with a decision which is where to get a Beyerdynamic DT990 PRO or a AKG K-701, the primary use of which will be gaming 70% (all genre of games), music 20% (mainly dubstep, alternative modern rock and some pop) and films 10%. I will be purchasing these...
  24. ATHED

    The old question again <600 euro, what is the most suitable AMP for AKG K701?

    Dear all,   Sorry for posting the same question which appeared hundred times, currently I have a integrated DAC AUNE X1, it do have a Amp itself. But for K701 it's obviously insufficient, I use a Macbook pro + Amarra to output optical digital signal to the AUNE X1, it do performance good at...
  25. ATHED

    The old question again <600 euro, what is the most suitable AMP for AKG K701?

    Dear all,   Sorry for posting the same question which appeared hundred times, currently I have a integrated DAC AUNE X1, it do have a Amp itself. But for K701 it's obviously insufficient, I use a Macbook pro + Amarra to output optical digital signal to the AUNE X1, it do performance good at...
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