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  1. A

    Earbud wired or bluetooth with good mic

    Hello everyone, I need help to choose an earbud for work., it can be wired or bluetooth. I already tried - Anker Liberty Air 2: good microphone and sound, but unfortunately the one that I bought presented a problem with hiss , so I returned the product and I don't want any more products of...
  2. gettinhedfi

    Looking for Recommendations-DAP For Large Music Collection

    Hi all- I was looking into a DAP to replace my iPod Video and became aware of a surprising issue: many modern "MP3 players" won't support more than 20k songs at most (Hizids AP80pro, Shanling Q1, most Walkmen). Rather than a storage limitation, the music library size is limited by the firmware...
  3. R

    Recommendations for me?

    Hello Head-Fi community, Recently I acquired an IFI HIP-DAC, and was using it with my 80OHM 70pro which has stopped working after 7 years usage My Music Tastes have changed since then towards Metal, Rock, And on occasion Electronic Music genres (House. Trap, DN) Its fair to say detailed and...
  4. D

    AKG K72 vs Shure SRH240a vs Shure SRH440

    Looking for a cheaper headphone that is not too bassy and is comfortable, which one is the best to pick out of these three?
  5. T

    Looking for reccomendation Earbuds or Inear 40-80€ replacable cables

    Dear Audio-Fi-Heads, can you recommend a pair of headphones in the price range between 40-80€ with detachable /replacable cables? I like a neutral sound similar to the Sennheiser HD-25. Build in microphone (Headset) would be a plus. durability would also be a plus. I was looking at some...
  6. admaciaszek

    50mm Driver Recommendations

    I have a 50mm headphone shell and am looking for some drivers off aliexpress my budget is $60-$120. Hoping to make closed-back headphones with a wide sound stage with v-shaped signature crispy treble and warm bass, without having awful vocals. Has anyone had a good experience picking up drivers...
  7. B

    Newbie Advice

    Hi all, I'm looking to buy a new pair of closed back, wired headphones. I've been doing my research, but I keep seeing contradicting opinions and I'm kinda lost. I'm looking for and everyday pair that I can use for music and games. I'm looking to spend less than $300 USD and as I said above, I...
  8. T

    AKG k371 good for first set of headphones?

    Hello! I’m looking at getting my first set of quality headphones. I’m after something that will suit a fairly eclectic taste in music, but a lot of rock, jazz and blues. budget is around $500AUD ($350USD/300EUR) but happy to go over if it’s really worth it. I’d like them to last quite some...
  9. admaciaszek

    Recommend Soldering Iron?

    All my projects I have used my university's soldering irons and other equipment but As graduation approaches, I'm trying to flush out my own workbench. I have crappy 12$ kit I got off Taobao I've used for larger projects but absolutely too large and unwieldy to work on tint Knowles drivers. What...
  10. Javild

    Help Choosing The Best Audio Interface For My Use

    Hello, everyone! I am starting to get into audio and am currently buying audio gear for my setup. For my next purchase, I am looking for an audio interface. My budget is around $200 USD. I will be running my Philips X2HR headphones, a pair of monitors, and an XLR mic. I will sometimes record...
  11. solfanger

    amp/dac questions+recommendation

    hello everyone i am fairly new to the audio world and i am looking for an desktop amp/dac combo with a remote i looked around a bunch and just found topping stuff and thier low end ones have some issues from what i read anyone have any recommendation maybe some smaller companies or less known...
  12. DekoniAudio

    Dekoni Audio Ear Pad Request Thread

    Hey all! We are looking for some recommendations on what ear pads or other products you would like to see next. Normally we take a look at what are some of the most popular products people are talking about and design new ear pads for those specific cans. This time we would like to go directly...
  13. X

    IEM advice needed

    Hey, I've made a similiar post, but I don't think i expressed myself correctly :) I'm basically looking for a new IEM, I need something portable with minimal sound leak. I listen to a variety of music but the thing I love the most is the clarity and detail in the sound. I want to hear every...
  14. X

    IEM under $300

    Hey guys, I'm looking for an iem under $300. I'm looking for one as I travel a lot and wanted something portable, and very little sound leak. The most important for me is having and engaging sound with clear upfront vocals. I mean having an unforgiving and agressive sound, kinda like those...
  15. admaciaszek

    Balanced armature model IEM with good bass

    I know BA driver only models are not meant for bassheads but id like to be able to upgrade them down the line. Reshells only work on BA driver models and at that point I'll add a dynamic driver. What are some models that have more punchy bass they achieve through multi drivers. I like v shaped...
  16. M

    Best Wireless Headphones for Sound?

    Hi. I am looking for some new daily drivers, used for both for PC and phone. The most important thing to me is sound quality. I listen to many different types of music (Rock, EDM, Pop, Jazz). I like good bass, but not too overpowering. It must also be comfortable to wear for hours (like when i...
  17. Incarnati0n

    Headphones for 150$

    Hello, I've decided to get myself new headphones, since my 50$+- headphones broke. Budget is 150$ and I mostly listen to electronic for example: DROELOE - Looking Back, Many Words, zzz or something like Zhu Tame Impala - My Life (Away Remix) or KIDSØ - Apart to name a few. Any recommendation...
  18. Gazabi

    TFZ King II vs BGVP DMG IEM (sub $100 IEM)

    I'm looking to choose between these 2 iems, I want to replace my current earphones. I used to have a pair of sennheiser cx 5.00gs but I lost them, they were pretty neutral which I liked, I currently use a pair of bluetooth BeatsX . Its a bit too bass heavy and I want something more detailed and...
  19. ArlakTheRecluse

    Looking for an entry level (100-200 USD) DAP.

    Realized this was a bit long, so here's the TLDR version Looking for a $100-200 DAP Must have: MP3, OGG, FLAC and ALAC support. MicroSD Expansion (128 GB minimum) Transparent Sound Signature Physical Buttons for Reverse, Skip, Pause/Play Volume Roller/Wheel Hello there, I currently need a...
  20. Y

    my first, hopefully last, desktop balanced dac amp

    hey guys i just recently got into the audio game and i got myself a hifiman he4xx with the fiio q1mk2. later on i will get tougher to drive headphones and im hoping to start at a point that i dont have to upgrade more and spend more money you know. saving the money for the future now basically...
  21. AthenaZephyrian

    Detailed, airy, aggressive rolling options for Little Dot I+?

    Hi all, Just picked up a Little Dot, and some matched GE 5654W's for it, and kinda like them, but found that, while the stock 6JI's are too forward in treble and upper mids (among other faults), I did find the 5654's a bit too laid back in comparison. I found the amp to be a bit veiled...
  22. sonicm

    Looong time out of the headphone game.. where to now?

    Hey guys, So it's gotta have been at least 4 years now since I've been here regularly. Even much longer since I've made a purchase. I've been really busy, and just enjoying my Grado SR-325's + NuForce uDAC 2 HP dac/amp setup. It's served me really well, but I think it's time for me to get back...
  23. J

    Suggestions for Detailed IEMs around $300?

    Hello all, this is my first post. I have been reading these forums for quite some time but can't quite decide what IEMs I should get. I was hoping you all could give me a suggestion or two. I have a pair of Shure 1540s and LOVE the detail and clarity. I had an old pair of Bose IEM, but they...
  24. Electrolite

    Upgrade from SHP9500 under $200. Hifiman 400i? HD58X? Overchoice... (details in the post)

    I'd like some input on a good headphone under 200 dollars (I don't care about buying used headphones) to upgrade my SHP9500. I will try to explain what I like. I want open back cans, I don't have a problem having to use an amp but to be sincere if I have to I would need to buy a very cheap amp...
  25. TheAngelOfRoses

    Looking for a pair of Wireless Headphones <300, with bass

    Hey everyone! Heads up: Im on mobile so im sorry if the spelling or formatting is utter garbage ahead of time. Simply put: Im looking for a pair of headphones prefferably sub 300 (up to 350 before tax is fine) Since cords can be a convience hassle due to them getting snagged on almost...
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