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  1. S

    Real flac?

    Hello! So I found a website that sells flac but just wanted to ask if any of you are familiar with it. I mean are the flacs that it sells good bitrate? Is it gonna be better than compressed high quality music from Apple(256kbps)? Also is that a normal price for a flac song?I mean the price of a...
  2. Spoonerman

    Help picking headphones that isolate noise, and are good for music and gaming ($150-200)

    Hello Head-Fi community! This is my first post, and with that being said I'm a little scared to post here, but I've been in search of help on other forums and I haven't been able to get much help. To begin: I've owned a pair of HyperX Cloud I's for about 4 years now. They're not premium...
  3. J

    Upgrading from FiiO K3

    Hi everyone, I currently own a pair of Sennheiser HD 598 SR and a FiiO K3. Unfortunately, my K3 doesn't work properly anymore and so i was thinking about upgrading my DAC/AMP setup with something a little better. I looked into the Fulla 2 or the Modi/Magni combo as a replacement. I've gotta...
  4. Thenewbie76

    Closed back headphones for fun and gaming ?

    So as the title says I am looking for a close back headphone with a fun sound signature like a V or W sound signature. I would also say that even though I said gaming tbh it's more like a bonus if the headphone can be used for gaming but for me the music is a priority. I was thinking between the...
  5. EmojilessPsykop

    DAC for gaming and music

    I am looking for a DAC that I could use for gaming and music within 500EUR. The requirements for the DAC are that it can produce a big 3D soundstage and good imaging, and works well with my current gear: Meridian Explorer 2 -> Massdrop CTH -> HD6XX/K7XX and hopefully upcoming gear I've helped...
  6. N

    Need help finding a new headset ( old broke )

    Hello, That's now 3 days my old Logitech G230 headset broke, and I would like to buy another one. I've already bought the Sennheiser Game Zero, but I returned it, because it has literally no bass. I want to use it for gaming ( all types of games ) and also listening music ( all kinds, mostly...
  7. G

    Closed back headphones for gaming and music under 50$

    Hi, I'm looking for closed back headphones with good quality sound and isolation because i have a roommate and I would like to bring them to library from time to time. I listen to rock, pop and metal. I mostly play CS:GO and overwatch (so i need to hear footsteps). I have motherboard with...
  8. alexzogh

    Tidal playlist - share the songs you use to audition headphones

    I've spent a long time building large playlists of songs that have specific characteristics that are good for testing out new headphones, DAC's, amplifiers, etc... I have a master list of about 500 songs, that I then create a new playlist from (9 or 10 songs) for an audition. for example...
  9. nigelangelo

    Gaming Headphones that sound good

    Hi everyone, I'm looking for a relatively inexpensive pair of gaming headphones that are decent for music and movies as well. Since I want to use these headphones on the train as well, I'd prefer if they have a subtle design. Also since I want to use them in transit, I was thinking a closed...
  10. Thenewbie76

    ZMF classic vs argon mk3

    From what I have seen on the internet there has only been 1 statement I saw that compared them both. Apparently the argon offers more bass but other than that , the rest are the same from the soundstage to treble and so on. I plan on using it to listen to music primarily with genres consisting...
  11. Thenewbie76

    Headphones like the audeze lcd2 but more lighter??

    So i just went to my local store and tried the audeze lcd2 and I really liked it. However the huge turn off for me was that it was really heavy. I usually use my headphones ALOT and after using the LCD2 for a few like 10-15 minutes my neck was starting to sore. Unless I start taking roids and...
  12. Collusion[FIN]

    BOUGHT: Dangerous Music Convert-2 [EU]

    If you have one for sale, contact me. You must be willing to ship the unit to Finland. Looking for units inside EU. UNIT BOUGHT.
  13. trevinthefionaapplefan

    Need portable headphone based on my weird tastes

    Hi Head-fiers, I first made a post like this a few months ago. I'm starting a new thread because I'm still looking for my dream headphone, but now I have more knowledge about what I want. I'm looking for a closed back headphone that can be driven by my phone, and under $400. I've tried lots...
  14. rgs9200m

    Music Server vs. ripped files on a computer? Sonic benefits?

    As the title says, am I missing something by just using ripped files on my computer as opposed to using a dedicated music server like an Aurender or an Innuos/Zenith? (FYI, I use a Chord DAVE and a Windows PC with external solid state drives for my music storage.) Thanks.
  15. Z

    Beyerdynamic Dt770 Pro vs. Audio Technica ws1100iS

    I currently have HyperX Cloud 2 Headphones and I wanted to get an upgrade. I was wondering which headphones would be better for me since I mostly play games and listen to music. I'm not looking for a perfectly flat studio sounding headphones.
  16. michael viscera

    Steven Wilson - The Raven That Refused to Sing Boxset

    FOR SALE ONLY: STEVEN WILSON'S "THE RAVEN THAT REFUSED TO SING" Limited edition 128 page illustrated book with 4 discs: 1.- "The Raven..." original CD 2.- "The Raven..." demos CD 3.- "The Raven..." Hi-def audio DVD with documentary & art gallery Audio formats on DVD: 96/24 Stereo LPCM, DTS...
  17. michael viscera

    Porcupine Tree - Anesthetize: Live in Tilburg, Limited Ed. Grey cover

    FOR SALE ONLY: PORCUPINE TREE'S "ANESTHETIZE: LIVE IN TILBURG 2008" Limited edition 128 page photograph grey hardback cloth book, NEW & SEALED with 4 discs: 2 CD's from the Live concert + bonus track not on the regular editions. DVD + Blu Ray discs (Blu-ray includes bonus material) The...
  18. B

    Which one should i get? Superlux 668b or 681 evo?

    I have been watching and reading a lot of reviews about the superlux 668b ad 681 evo and settled down to these 2 as my starter headphone. I was aiming for the phillips shp9500 to drop to 50-60 range but they are way over 100 now. So I need to decide between these two and all over the internet...
  19. T

    Help find wireless headphones for watching movies, home theater use.

    I need help finding good headphones that I can use for watching movies/series, listening to music and a little gaming. I've done some digging and was not able to find an answer that I am confident in, or that could make me feel like the headphones I am looking at is the ones I should buy. Just...
  20. jonathan1107

    Best headphones for music and movies

    Hi I'm looking Advice on which headphones to buy to use for movies music and gaming. On terms of budget, we're talking between 200 CAD$ to 400$ CAD. I intend to use the headphones to listen to music, movies, tv shows and a lot of gaming as well. My personal preference is for headphones that...
  21. AthenaZephyrian

    Tonal memory/slightly-imperfect pitch

    I was taking some audio-related tests, and there was one for perfect pitch. I've known for a while that I know when something is off by the slightest bit in pitch, but don't think I have perfect pitch (even after this), as I never learned the scales. I did use two reference notes, so I had a...
  22. Vilhelm

    Bassy Electronic Music

    This thread is solely dedicated to bassheads posting and discussing the various bass heavy music. So get prepared! Bring out the basshead setup, hit the bass gain switch, seal them earphones tight in them canals, whatever is your way to enjoy the deepness... and post them sweet tracks with that...
  23. K

    Which of these Sennheisers would suit me the best

    Hi! I have been a little obsessed with these premium headphones for a while now, and decided that I must have one. The ones that I have caught my eye is the HD600 and HD650 (and possibly HD660s). I have read a ton of reviews of the 600 and 650, and I just go back and forth between them thinking...
  24. MarkBra

    Replacement for Grado RS80e

    I'v been using the Grado RS80e for over 4 years now. I listen mainly to Rock, Folk and instrumental music, mostly at home and via Flac files from Foobar2000 or just YouTube. They are my only music source at home, so I can be using them for hours at a time What I like about the Grados is their...
  25. R

    Rock music - a most powerful force - practical applications with headphones

    With a good headphone, and I recommend the Koss Sportapro, you can experience one of the most powerful forces in the universe - rock music! It is potent with some practical applications that make life much more pleasurable. As an example, while doing chores you would rather not listening to rock...
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