- Apr 2, 2011
I found with d2kj I have to be a bit selective with the music I listen to. Same as when I use my hd800's. They are going to reveal everything in the the recording. That's what's fun about this hobby and owning way more earphones than a normal person should.
Couldn't agree more! I don't have the HD 800 myself, but it's obvious to me that DUNU's engineers have used reference recordings while tuning DN-2000J. With the "wrong" recording the DN2KJ can sound pretty bad. For example, an inherently sibilant recording can become quite unbearable whereas a reference recording can sound like nothing else.
This track I can't quite stand with the DN2KJ (listen from 7:10) . It simply becomes a sibilant inferno (although divine music!). With this recording I use my beloved Carbo Tenores instead.
This track on the other hand is IMO rendered near perfection by the DN2KJ: