1. rudi0504

    First impression Samsung Galaxy note 2 vs Galaxy S 3

    Hi all my head fier friends This afternoon I got the chance to do A B Ing comparison between Samsung Galaxy note 2 Vs Galaxy S 3. Source : Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Samsung Galaxy S 3 Dac amp : Venturacraft Go Dap X for idevice and Samsung android smartphones Headphone : Sennheiser Momentum...
  2. honfoglalo

    After Fuze a Sony A845 for 160USD?

    My Sansa Fuze has broken, and now I am using a Clip+ (from my mother) with a Brainwavz M2 earphone.   In my country now I can buy a Sony A845 (16Gb) player for less than 160USD (Everything is more expensive here unfortunately than e.g. in the US). I could buy a Fuze for 90USD from the ebay...
  3. dBz-

    Best MP3 Player Under $200

    I'm looking for an MP3 Player under $200 any input would be appreciated.
  4. badtrip

    CUE File support??

    Hi there...   Today ordered my new earphones and in the near future (couple of months) i planning to purchase my self a new walkman..   As i will be playing FLAC files, first of all i thought of cowon, but later found out that cowon products did not support Cue files.     Is there...
  5. vitamax

    dont know what portable music player to buy

    hey guys , I wanna buy a portable music player but I dont know what to buy and I will have to buy it from the internet because I live in Egypt and its hard to find these kind of things almost impossible . first of all , I dont know anything about portable music players ( im a noob ) I...
  6. 35mmJack

    Best neutral music player under 150$

    Hi guys,   I am a new member, though I have been reading and digging for a few months at head-fi. Anyway, I would like to ask for a recommendation about a neutral music player under 150$ with a decent storage space (or support SD card)   I am using a rockboxed sansa clip zip. But since...
  7. boy1234

    What file format for music do you use?

    So what threshold (ie 192kbps, 128kbps) do you limit your music at for your portable music player?   So for example if you cannot tell between a 192kbps file to a FLAC file, your threshold would be 192kbps...(as you can see I may not be using the right jargon sorry I'm new to the whole...
  8. autumnholy

    Hippo Biscuit Music Player Review

    (The following review is my impression and opinion on the Hippo Biscuit Premium Music Player, the latest Hippo Audio's DAP)   Hippo Biscuit? The first thing that pops out of my mind is: I'm Hungry For That!   Previously, Hippo Audio has successfully manufactured a very capable DAP...
  9. RingingEars

    Pictures of Your Portable Rig (part XVI)

    It seems (part XV) was getting a little congested... So we'll start fresh...  
  10. Alias Gu

    Any great portable digital players?Just got SONY EX1000, but also got frustrated.

    I just got EX1000 by SONY. It seems the majority that owns EX1000 doesn't use Ipod Classic to pair them. Ipod Classic really can't drive EX1000 very well, maybe only up to 50%? But this pair sounds no good. Singers' voice is awkward in some points; sounds go very awkward when i play some...
  11. AnimalChin

    Looking for a portable MP3/FLAC player that has an FM radio in it. ipod nano or something else?

    Hello!   I am looking for a portable MP3/FLAC player that also has an FM receiver in it. I know the 7th gen ipod nano has an FM reviver in it, but should I look at other devices? I realize that it doesn't play FLAC, but it can play Apple lossless which is fine for me. I probably will be...
  12. sirylj

    Where to buy a Cowon J3? Looking to buy, hard to find.

    Hello, this is my first post here, though it is not my first time here (especially because of my recent research on the Cowon J3).   Anyway, I have been looking into getting a good quality MP3 player for a while, and have settled on the Cowon J3 as my choice. However, no matter where I look...
  13. lilboozy

    Best music player ≦50$

    Nice lesser than or equal to sign huh  but seriously which is the best?
  14. ccubeice

    Looking for a good MP3-player. Help!

    I don't have an MP3 player, but lately I've been wanting to get one. My price limit is only up to 35€ and this one is just on the limit. I live in Estonia, so there isn't a big selection available. Philips GoGear RaGa 2Gb...
  15. T4urQs

    MP3 Player

    Hi i am looking for a new mp3 player, i have creative ZEN and HTC Desire HD and i want to buy something a little bit better. I listen to rap,hip-hop, electronic music as Daftpank, dub step, classical, jazz. I have Phonak Audeo PFE 112, D-jays and SE PX100. I chose three DAC players (Colorfly C3...
  16. mark2410

    Would people be interested in a new high quality DAP that takes 2.5 inch HDD's?

    as the title.  i for one am aware that Apple long lost the audio mantle in terms of quality but the ipod still maxes out the storage space.  my old 5G is only 60GB which SD cards have now matched but they arent close to the 160GB of the classic.     so i was thinking wouldnt it be nice if...
  17. @@anderson@@

    Need an MP3 replacement :'(

    Anyone have any good suggestions for Mp3 player for under £100 ? I think I will change onto something DAC when I head back to Hong Kong this xmas.   I lost my good old reliable Telecast T51  so I will need a replacement for it, atm on my list are    Sansa Clip Zip 4gb £25.61 +...
  18. KT66

    Poll on makes of DAP used by Head-Fiers

    Is Apple still the daddy?   More Clip users than Walkmans?   I want to know, please just give one answer
  19. noobass456

    Ipad Mini Vs Galaxy S III as music source? (Unamped)

    Hi, anyone manage to compare the sound between this 2 players? Which one sounds better when unamped (Just the stock player) ? I knew that the SIII has an Wolfson which gives excellent sound, what about the Ipad Mini? Thanks alot.
  20. ExpatinJapan

    (Some) Source headphone output impedance.

        Thanks to Originally Posted by tomscy2000       DAP class Manufacturer Model name Zo / Ω Remarks Source Apple iPad 1.39   Golden Ears 1.30   Sonobe iPad2 1.03   Golden Ears 1.03  ...
  21. dsalomon

    Looking for backup/second player recommendation...

    My main portable rig is a iBasso DX100 + RSA SR-71A + Heir Audio 4.Ai.  Audio bliss.   However, I do a lot of work in my yard, renovation work on my 130 year old house, etc.  My main portable setup isn't exactly portable enough to use when I'm swinging a hammer or mowing the lawn.  Besides...
  22. AyeVeeN

    Looking for a new portable source (DAP / Smartphone)

    I've been looking for the past few days/weeks (had my eyes set on the Z1060/F806, but couldn't find anything about it's SQ with custom in-ears. Using Westone ES3X) but currently in a dilemma as my phone (Samsung Stratosphere) basically just died in a fall. The phone's screen is now currently...
  23. doxology

    Best sq budget android phone

    I see a lot of threads on high end brand new android phones but are there any budget cell phones to double as an audio player?   I have seen some people say the Pantech Burst sounds good but nothing concrete.    when I say budget i mean a phone that won't break the bank that you can get...
  24. RampantAndroid

    Android/Galaxy S3 & a USB audio DAC

    Hi all, I've been reading around and it seems like the Galaxy S3 I have on the way supports things like the Fiio E7 - a USB DAC. Which for me is great, because I could use it at work, but what interests me more is the idea of something similar in my car: I want to be able to use my S3 for music...
  25. ExpatinJapan

    The New iRiver/Astell & Kern AK100: A High-End DAP

    Seen via Headfonia on Facebook.       Equipped with the Wolfson 8740 DAC The world's highest performing 24bit/192kHz stereo DAC. First portable device with the Wolfson 8740 DAC.      96 GB of total memory capacity Equipped with dual Micro SD card slots to...