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Oppo PM-3 : The Portable Planar - Impressions

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  1. Jim Bobber
    Hey Guys,

    Thinking of getting the fiio x7 mm ii which has a 2.5mm balanced trrs output, does anyone know what I need on the other end for the pm-3's? 3.5mm of course, but I see there are a few versions, trs, trrs and trrrs? I'm a little confused :)

    Cheers
     
  2. JML
    You need 3.5mm TRRS at the headphones. (I believe the only TRRRS is the 4.4mm JEITA/SONY.) But you need to get one that will fit in the recess on the earpiece. Here's my Double Helix 3.5mm to 4.4mm balanced cable (for a Sony WM-1A), with Eidolic connectors:

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    Last edited: Aug 17, 2017
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  3. Jim Bobber
    Awesome, thank you!!
     
  4. Paul Oorbeek
    Will an Ifi Nano IDSD together with LG-V20 smartphone be an good match or is an Ibasso IB14 Bushmaster an better option?
     
  5. FastAndClean
    i pulled the trigger, my first planars, i hope they are good
     
  6. x_lk
    http://www.ebay.ca/itm/New-Dyson-Au...-X1-Balanced-Headphone-Cable-2M-/112439509614
    http://www.ebay.ca/itm/New-Dyson-Au...-X1-Balanced-Headphone-Cable-2M-/112468989539

    This costs less, but not as flexible:
    http://www.ebay.com/itm/New-Dyson-A...alanced-Headphone-Cable-2-Meter-/112279417341
    Do ask for the 2.5mm trrs option. Seller claims no additional charge.
     
    Last edited: Aug 18, 2017
  7. FastAndClean
    can they take sub bass boost without problems with control in the low end?
     
  8. FastAndClean
    They are here IMG_20170824_174948.jpg
     
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  9. chillaxing

    I use to boost the crap (+20db) out of these things and they took it like a champ.
     
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  10. FastAndClean
    they are so small lol
     
  11. Sonic Defender Contributor
    I loved the PM3 when I owned them. At the end I had a custom balanced cable made so that I could use them balanced with the Onkyo DP-X1 and the results were very good indeed. Then I decided to go Bluetooth for portable audio anyway so sold the Onkyo and PM3.
     
  12. FastAndClean
    i will not sell them, they are special for sure, what a build quality to
     
  13. FastAndClean
    the bass is tight and fast, mids forward, treble a little bit subdued after 10khz, isolation is great, the driver is very well damped maybe a little to much
     
  14. JamesAnthony
    I know this might sound a bit stupid but does anyone find them a touch compressed sounding? I have used them for a while now and have both a forzaaudio custom cable and a forzaaudio balanced 2,5mm (for some reason I reckon the unbalanced sounds better). It might just be my ears but some days I love them some days I think they sound very dampened. I am using an AK70. Any suggestions? Take off some of the padding? I really dont know.
     
  15. FastAndClean
    yes, they are a little bit overdamped
     
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