1. ahmadi3dali

    Suggest a true circumaural under 200 dollars

    Hello everyone! I own an Audio-Technica M50x. In fact, I love it so much that I bought a new one after the previous one broke. The problem I face is that I wear the headphones almost every single day for long durations, and as a result, a part of my ears has developed scars. Unfortunately, these...
  2. koshertattoo392

    Are After-Market Cables better than Stock Cables Most Of The Time?

    Hello everyone, When it comes to cables, I can see majority of the people tend to switch to after market cables in terms of better music quality. However, this brings me the questions like are those after-market cables really better in every aspects than the stock cables? I had some...
  3. Armored Soul

    Designing a new headband for the Heddphone 1. Also with adjustable clamping force.

    I got a commission to make a new headband for the Heddphones. The Heddphone has a pretty bad headband. It's too small and just uncomfortable. My current headband design had a lighter clamp and was designed for my own headphones, which weigh as much or maybe even less than a single Heddphone...
  4. Creative Zen Hybrid

    Creative Zen Hybrid

  5. L

    Need help buying headphones as a gift

    First post - sorry if this is in the wrong place! I know absolutely nothing about music/sound/audio, but I'm looking to buy some headphones as a birthday gift for my partner, he mentioned liking the dt990s at one point so I was going to get those. They would be used for recording and mixing...
  6. K

    Does anyone know what type of headphones are these?

    I recently found these Hitachi branded Over-Ear Headphones (Images in this Imgur Link) in a nearby Junk yard. I tried to find some info about it online but i couldn't find anything other than the companys other headphones. I tried them with my phone (a Samsung A50). The left speaker wasn't...
  7. ETA Audio O2

    ETA Audio O2

    ETA Audio Website: https://etaheadphones.com/ O2: https://etaheadphones.com/products/o2
  8. OjasviSrivastav

    How can I improve Sennheiser HD 599 SE's imaging (for competitive shooter games)

    Hello good people. So I’ve had these for well over two years but I feel even entry level “gaming headphones” give better sense of direction in competitive shooters. Is this something that can be tweaked by playing around with EQ settings and/or getting a dedicated audio interface? I’ve tried...
  9. J

    Another gaming headset or get new audiophile headphone?

    Hello, so my trusty Cooler Master MH751 swivel hinge is broken, and though maybe i can fix it, i bought it around 2018 and i think it's time for a replacement. I love my MH751's sound profile and i almost thought about just getting another pair of gaming headset, but i do want to try out other...
  10. bassdad8

    Letshuoer s12 pro & Ifi hip-Dac2!

    So since I’ve paired these up, I thought I’d pontificate a little bit on the sound and performance. Just in case anyone out there is considering this pairing or something similar. I’ll discuss my impressions of each and then describe how they seem to interact. Disclaimer #1- I don’t do...
  11. ETA O²

    ETA O²

    ETA O² https://etaheadphones.com/products/o2 The legacy Mini Open headphone was an exercise in maximum minimalism - stripping down the enclosure to its most basic form to reveal the most potential of the drivers within. The question therefore arises - given the unique strengths of this type of...
  12. Eldred

    I'm just an amateur who wants to try different senses of hearing. I don't know the professional headphone vocabulary,

    Hi, I'm Eldred, glad to have discovered this forum. I'm just an amateur who wants to try different senses of hearing. I don't know the professional headphone vocabulary, Hope to get some discussion here! enjoy music
  13. Dekoni Audio X HIFIMAN Cobalt

    Dekoni Audio X HIFIMAN Cobalt

    16Ω 101dB 20-20kHz Dual 3.5mm
  14. BLON B50

    BLON B50

    The Best Headphone for Mobile The B50 is the perfect headphone for mobile devices. Why? Because it looks good, weighs light, and can be powered by mobile without an amplifier. With a low impedance of 32Ω, any mobile phone, MP3, or pad can power the headphone easily. And the super-high 117dB...
  15. Leomasta

    M1570 vs the LCD-2C? Looking for recommendations

    Hey! Been thinking if I should go for the M1570 or the LCD-2C or just save for a LCD-X. Maybe you've other headphones to recommends too. I prefer to use planar cause i'm using EQ. :D
  16. W1ll1eTheP1mp

    Headphones for spatial audio on netflix/youtube etc.

    Hello! Im very keen on buying a headphone that can do spatial audio with Netflix? Been looking at Audeze Mobius. Will that work? Or is there other headphones?
  17. O

    Start-up headphone

    Dear all, I have been working on creating my own high-end headphone for over 3 years now. I want to make a start-up out of it, however first I want to validate/research the market I want to participate in. Therefore I want to ask you guys a couple of questions (take maximum 3 minutes). I am not...
  18. F

    Combo 2 headphones : APM + HIFiMAN

    Hello everyone, This is my first message. I'm coming to this forum to get the opinion of knowledgeable amateurs First of all, sorry for my English, I'm not a native speaker, I'm French and I live in Paris. To give you a little context, the equipment I currently have is almost nothing... I...
  19. Thieaudio Ghost

    Thieaudio Ghost

    About this item 【𝐀 𝐍𝐞𝐰 𝐂𝐡𝐚𝐩𝐭𝐞𝐫 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐓𝐡𝐢𝐞𝐚𝐮𝐝𝐢𝐨’𝐬 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐝𝐩𝐡𝐨𝐧𝐞 𝐋𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐮𝐩】The Ghost is a new precedent for Thieaudio’s headphone audio engineering. Our foremost goal with project Ghost has been to redefine our tonal balance for headphones and match it with uncompromising audio quality. To achieve this...
  20. HarmonicDyne Athena

    HarmonicDyne Athena

    Product Features 50mm Metal-Ceramic Composite Driver with a new high-performance ultra-fine voice coil and high-flux magnetic enclosure. Studio-Grade Tuning with a tonally-balanced sound signature and a 3dB sub-bass boost. Innovative M-shaped Side Venting System for improved airflow and a purer...
  21. Wait033

    Headphone longevity

    Which headphones have you had for a really long time and still remain in a good condition? Also feel free to post any tips on how you managed to keep them so!
  22. MaKa13

    full-size headphones at the same level as HD6XX or HD650 and similar price points?

    I am looking to buy a second-hand full-size headphone and was wondering what other headphones are out there with similar quality and pricing. Since I am buying second hand I thought to get the largest possible options to search and possibly purchase.
  23. ChrisOc

    The Head-Fi Members' Poll for headphones - 2022

    We have had a poll for In Ear Monitors (IEMs) for a couple of years, and we thought we should include our brothers and sisters who prefer headphone, so here it is. It is the time of year for you to vote for your favourite headphones of 2022. Your Poll Team members are: @dharmasteve @gLer...
  24. R

    DAPs compatible with Wavelet

    I currently have an Astell&Kern SA700 DAP for my regular commute, but have found it to be fairly restrictive in terms of the built in EQ and achieving AutoEQ profiles. I do have very good IEMs, but I find that for my ears (I’m approaching 50), having the ability to alter the EQ signature makes a...
  25. Focal Bathys

    Focal Bathys