1. trig-

    DAC/AMP/Soundcard Combo for Philips X2

    Hello Head-Fi, I'm sure you guys get a million threads like this every day, but I was wondering if anyone could point me in the right direction for a proper audio setup.   My focuses are 60% fps gaming, 30% movies, and 10% music.  I've been using Astro A50's for a few years now, and after...
  2. tomsanity

    Benefit of a Schiit Magni and SBZ combo?

    My current setup consists of a Beyerdynamic 990 premium 600 ohms and a SBZ sound card.  I'm okay with how my headphone sounds currently, but then I started looking into options to make them sound more...fuller or warmer for a lack of a better description, increased sound stage would be nice too...
  3. drichardjackson

    Magni 2 / Magni 2 Uber Impressions

    I would love to hear everyone's impressions of the newest little amps from the company with an unmentionable name .
  4. SpienerVince

    *Official Schiit Magni/Modi 2 ( Uber ) Thread*

    Dear Head-Fi guys/girls,   Because these babies deserve there own thread! Share your setup and talk about there awesomo factor 
  5. mblight

    Newbie question

    Hello, all, Any help would be much appreciated... and I apologize in advance for what my seem like stupid questions. I am just getting into the hobby. I recently purchased a pair of NVX audio XPT00's, and I'm trying to make them sound as best as they possibly can. When I first plugged them...
  6. Operakid

    Speaker amps for headphones

    I have a number of extremely high quality tube and solid state amps for speakers.  I am wondering about using them with Sennheiser HD800 headphones, which I do not have yet (backordered).  I know that my hundred watt transformer coupled tube amps will lost a lot of power at that impedance, and...
  7. Jason Stoddard

    The Schiitstorm: Next-Gen Magni 2 and Modi 2 Family!

    Hey all,   Buckle up, because this is likely our biggest announcement of the year: the next-generation Magni 2 and Modi 2…together with their Uber counterparts.   There are four products in second-gen Magni/Modi family:   Magni 2. All-new discrete headphone amp with 1.2W RMS per channel...
  8. Wydz

    Would this b a good start up desktop set up?

      Never used any of this stuff before, and I got talked into using Open headphone instead of closed, NEVER used open before, so I dont know if im going to like them at all.   Is this the best i could do for ~$350 or could i do betterish?
  9. joachimvhw

    DAC for AKG550

    Hi   My new AKG550 get static from my onboard RealTek soundcard, and people advised me to buy a DAC, which should also increase sound quality significantly. I've been looking for a good DAC for these headphones, and there's a few recurring names. Could someone shed some light on which would be...
  10. Delta9

    DAC/AMP for Alpha Dog cans?

    So I'm probably going to buy a pair of Alpha Dog's with my tax return. I run all my headphones off of my computer via the motherboard. I was thinking of getting an amp but don't know what one to buy. I'd rather not break the bank with it but suggestions are welcome. I was thinking something...
  11. bosstonez

    Newbie looking for advice on maximizing experience(already have gear)

    Hey guys I'm really new to this audiophile world, but I'm madly enamoured with a great listening experience. I'm trying to make the most out of my gear.    Right now I listen to music from my PC via a Schiit Modi 2/Magni 2, Shure 1540, or Sennheiser 598(what a difference the Schiit stack...
  12. Arisbor

    Audeze LCD-2 magni?

    im planning to buy Magni and Modi from Schiit but im buying too a LCD-2 , my question is would it be a good choice ?
  13. idiotz0rz

    Need AMP+DAC recommendations for my newly purchased "DT990 Premium 600o"

    Title says it all.   I've looked around and I've came across Schiit Magni 2 + Modi 2 (I've heard the stack is the way to go). I'm just not sure if they're the best choice that I have atm.   Also, if someone could explain why I'd need the DAC and how much difference it'd make, that'd be great...
  14. Schiit Magni 2

    Schiit Magni 2

    When we say “this is the only headphone amp you may ever need,” we mean it. Magni 2 builds on the performance of Magni, with even more refined sound and versatility, while Magni 2 Uber is now a complete desktop control center with preamp capability and even more power. Ready For Any Headphone...