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How to request purchase advice: https://pastebin.com/fYZLW7Ub

For sub-$50 headphones and IEMs, check out the infographic in >>>/g/csg

/g/ wiki headphone FAQ: https://wiki.installgentoo.com/index.php?title=Headphones

Previous thread: >>68806932

>> No.68812772

Need headphones to listen to broadcast stereo tv and netflix,need some noise cancelling so others in room cant hear.
Gift for a parent.

>Budget
~$150
>Type
Wireless(RF)
>Location
USA
>Source
TV
>Type of headphone
Full sized
>Open or closed
Closed
>Comfort level
Comfy as fuck

>> No.68812782

>>68812694
same bruv
if need be i'll custom tag

>> No.68812804

>>68812772
stax

>> No.68812819

In your experience is there any difference between Austrian and Chinese made K701s?

>> No.68812822

>>68812804
>stax
Gunna need more info then that

>> No.68812825

>>68812822
stax

>> No.68812831
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68812831

pocket hd600, with real mudless subbass™

>> No.68812846

>>68812825
stax
>>68812772
what the fuck
https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_1?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=rf+headphones
get whatever looks the most comfortable bruv

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68812852

Atom is back in stock, why haven't you bought one yet anon?

>> No.68812863

>>68812852
cause i kinda want the jds element
but i already got a topping dx3 ;-;
click-chan is cute tho ;3

>> No.68812875

>>68812761
I want to lick her feet

>> No.68812881
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>>68812852
I have though????

>> No.68812886

>>68812761
finally some fucking feet

>> No.68812895
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>>68812761

>> No.68812906
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68812906

Tired of all this chink crap. At this point I'd pay $1k for a decent pair of headphones that doesn't crackle.

>Budget
$1000 or less
>Type
Wireless would be nice, but open to wired
>Location
Australia
>Source
Computer
>Type of headphone
Full size
>Open or closed
Closed
>Comfort level
Very comfortable

>> No.68812917

>>68812906
stax

>> No.68812932

>>68812886
You don't think about much else, do you?

>> No.68812940
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68812940

*blocks your path*
*click*
*destroys your headphone right channel*
Nothing personnel kid

>> No.68813004

>>68812917
Stax are objectively garbage
Even $4000 SR-009 was rated lower in blind tests than a $200 K701
http://www.aes.org/e-lib/browse.cfm?elib=17441

>> No.68813015

>>68812940
>click
Click is wholesome
>destroys your headphone right channel
Only to unworthy cheap IEMs
In other words, based and chinkpilled

>> No.68813019

im going to buy hifiman ananda

>> No.68813036

stop spending money on shit you don't need
donate it to Ugandan children
you don't need all this ear vibrating eqipment
Ugandans NEED to eat

>> No.68813061
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68813061

Good day to you, /hpg/
hope you're all enjoying your headphones today

>> No.68813066

>>68813036
ugandans arent human

>> No.68813067

>>68813036
ill donate some headphones to them

>> No.68813071

>>68813067
Kek

>> No.68813131

I want to buy a DAC/Amp combo for my AKG K712 but I don't know which one to get.

I have an unlimited budget but I don't want to pay money for zero actual shit.

If a $50 option is available that is genuinely as good as a whatever option I'm game.

Any help?

>> No.68813148

>>68813036
MOVIE MOVIE MOVIE

>> No.68813153

>>68813131
you don't need any of that
use the money for altruistic purposes

>> No.68813167

what is the point of buying high quality headphones when you have low quality ear canals and cochlear hairs

>> No.68813200

>>68813167
to flex on them stax niggers

>> No.68813255

>>68812906
>would spend $1000 on wireless
Wew lad

>> No.68813268

>>68813255
its called being based and redpilled

>> No.68813340

>>68812906

those reqs are retarded

>> No.68813341
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>> No.68813354

>>68813153
kys poor fag

>> No.68813360

>>68813341
ni hao ma

>> No.68813382

>>68812852
I just got mine yesterday; the shipping was pretty quick since JDS Labs is also in Illinois. Enjoying it so far but only using my Maximus X Code's DAC with it. Still an upgrade over my Fiio E10 which was pretty nice but the volume knob got damaged and wouldn't adjust the volume properly (unbalanced.)

>> No.68813385

youre better off donating money to research on how to improve human hearing than buying headphones

>> No.68813417

>>68813385
Why would I care about humans?

>> No.68813426

>>68813385
is this the etymotic shill i've been told about

>> No.68813428

>>68813417
they make your headphones, consumerist pig

>> No.68813446

>>68813428
What difference does it make?

>> No.68813458

>>68813446
you are literally waste of resources. only humans I do not care about are people with your mindset

>> No.68813478
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>>68813458
Kys communist fag

>> No.68813481

>>68812932
Actually about a lot of things. But anime feet is one of them.

>> No.68813490

expensive headphones are a meme

youre better off buying a $10 headphone and training your brain to interpret a specific sound signiture you want

>> No.68813495

>>68813490
le stockholm syndrome face

>> No.68813501

>>68812852
Mine comes tomorrow. Yeah boiii.

>> No.68813516

>>68813458
Looks like I hit a nerve.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l23-8Jk6Lz4

>> No.68813535

>>68813061
I'd post my based as fuck DT 1990s but I'm currently shitposting at work.

>> No.68813669
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68813669

At someone's suggestion from here, I bought a pair of Takstar Pro 82 headphones.
I just plugged them in to my laptop, and the sound quality I'm getting is absolutely awful - extremely tinny, making it hard to listen to for more than a couple of seconds. Do I need a special driver or something to get these working right?

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>>68813458
>caring about 3D pigs

2D is superior.

>> No.68813707

>>68813669
no u got scammed

>> No.68813709

>>68813669
>takstar82
>buying chink shit
>click
You got memed should’ve gotten HD600 or DT770

>> No.68813758

>>68813669
>Buy chink memes.
Buy >>68812831 instead, superior in any way.

>> No.68813783

>>68813758
>iem
I’d rather cut my dick off then use iem

>> No.68813797

>>68813783
becouse you're dumb

>> No.68813808

>>68813783
send pics of yourself using iems without a dick

>> No.68813847

>>68813669
maybe your laptop is literally trash? i mean, if you buy takstar you obviously cant afford a decent laptop, try them with you phone maybe?

>> No.68813850

>>68813808
But I dont want to cut my dick off...yet

>> No.68813876

>>68813850
based and trannypilled

>> No.68813881

>>68813850
Btw, they're not even in ear. Saner than most earbuds and applel's pods

>> No.68813925

>>68813847
>if you buy takstar you obviously cant afford a decent laptop
Damn, thats harsh...

>> No.68813951

>>68813925
well, an used old thinkpad its an awesome laptop anon, but i mean.. display and audio are not going to be anything decent you know..

>> No.68814068

STAX should come sealed. Anyone defending the lack of seal is a shill.

>> No.68814134

>>68814068
A lot of people are like Zeos, and a lot of people probably try to RMA once they hear a sealed set spit.

>> No.68814138

Not only do I get chinked by the DX3, it still hasn't fucking arrived

FUCKING CHINKS

>> No.68814207
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Why don't you have speakers and stax yet anon?

>> No.68814212

>>68814207
because then i get associated with losers like you with your gay hotglue anime figures.

>> No.68814220

>>68814212
im sorry if you think that all people do that with their figures But I do not

>> No.68814250
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>>68814138
Mine hasn't either. Next year I guess.

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>>68814250
Doesn't help the the carrier they decided to use only has increasingly cryptic tracking statuses.

> Handle receptacle at carrier (EDI-received)

WHAT DOES IT MEAN

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I need a huge list of good headphones with detachable cable and a sound card inside it. Think you can help me out, /g/?

>> No.68814367
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>>68814250
>>68814138
*click*
*breaks your HD600 by sending 5V to the right channel*
没有人事小子

>> No.68814387
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>>68814364
>sound card inside headphones
Wut

>> No.68814392

>>68814364
stax

>> No.68814426

>>68814367
How did you know I was planning to use it with my HD600

Fucking psychic chinks, I give up

>> No.68814446

>>68812761
Such a useless thread. Not a single advice from any of you faggots.
It's just all about shitting on X company and vice versa.
Might as well go to reddit, head fi or Z reviews for a "real" advice.

>> No.68814452

>>68814367
>>68814426
>tfw you try to listen to your favorite anime OST on your HD-600 connected to your DX3 but the chinks send a deadly voltage current psychically to your right channel, instantly deafening and then killing you
it's not fair lads

>> No.68814455

>>68814446
stax

>> No.68814466

>>68814446
stax

>> No.68814471
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>>68814446
Kek, if you want reddit like experience go to reddit

>> No.68814476 [DELETED] 

BROO DUDDE STAX LMAO
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>> No.68814486

>>68814476
stax

>> No.68814545
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68814545

How much music do you listen to?
I'm actually out of songs and it sucks. There just isn't enough decent stuff made in the genre anymore and much of it is mastered exceedingly poorly.

>> No.68814558

>>68814545
Once you get stax, everything will sound amazing

>> No.68814571

>>68814558
dude, SHUT THE FUCK UP

>> No.68814572

>>68814545
>much of it is mastered exceedingly poorly.
gee maybe it's because you use shitify and are forced to listen to brickwalled remasters.

>> No.68814609

>>68814558
Fuck off

>> No.68814621

>>68814571
>>68814609
Sorry, can't hear you from the fidelity of my stax

>> No.68814734

Redpill me on the DT 990

>> No.68814751

>>68814572
I don't think so. When I notice a song sounds like shit I'll go and find a flac release of it and then check the flac and almost every time it still sounds like shit.
This is how I found Gareth Emery's album 100 reasons why which just sounds so good. Its so good it's the only thing that makes lcd2 usable

>> No.68814756

>>68814734
a nazi weapon to destroy enemies earing with treblenuke

>> No.68814762

>>68814751
>I'll go and find a flac release of it
Finding a FLAC of a brickwall does not improve the brickwall.

>> No.68814788

>>68814134
Spit?

>> No.68814797

>>68814762
If the only available version of an album sounds like shit its because the album is shit. You're not making any point?

>> No.68814855

Are planars just a meme? I listened to various hifimans and they just sound anemic and muddy, reminded me of HD600.

>> No.68814864

>>68814855
yes, stax are the only good headphone

>> No.68814884

>>68814855
>he dont like neutral
hooga booga mhu bass

>> No.68814890

>>68814788
If they're completely sealed, knocking the headphone or yawning briskly will suck the diaphragm close enough to the stator that you'll hear a discharge noise that sounds somewhere between stickytape being pulled off the reel and a balloon being rubbed.

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This thread needs less noise and more euphonic discussion. Post music.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QzhuQoctPUY

>> No.68814924

>>68814884
>hooga booga mhu bass
What bass? :^)

>> No.68814928

Why are electrostatic amps so shitty? No one even tries to measure them and they're all giant space heaters. Why?

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>>68814884
>HD600
>neutral

>> No.68814935

>>68814915
imagine buying a $1000 setup to listen to bones

>> No.68814962

>>68814756
serious answer only plz

What about vs DT 880? Is the sound stage a good bit worse on them?

>> No.68814970

I'm thinking of asking for an HD800 for christmas but I'm also tempted by the SRS3100 system but then I have to buy l700 pads because I heard how bad l300 pads are. With the hd800 ill only need to do sdr mod

>> No.68814975

What ever happened to the anon with the bird noises? did he just lie to us about getting the albums or sharing?

>> No.68814981

>>68814970
stax is the answer

>> No.68814984

>crinacle posts measurements of solaris
>they're absolute, utter shit, especially for them being $1500
>audiophools on headfi are already having autistic fits
>muh burn-in REEEEE
Why are those faggots so insufferable?

>> No.68814988

>>68814915
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=3okEKioQtbY

>> No.68814996

>>68814970
*chips*
*cable plug falls out*

>> No.68815007

>>68814996
Don't care about the pain chipping at all. If the cable plug has an issue I would RMA it for a new one.

>> No.68815045

>>68815007
>dont care about a subpar product
you do you I guess

>> No.68815067

>>68813036
The Uganda meme hasn't been funny since January.

>> No.68815068

>>68814970
I think Stax Boomer headphones are a meme. HD 800 might be better.

>> No.68815097

>>68815045
Ignore the nonstaxer, anon. He won't see the light.

>> No.68815098

>>68814981
Objecitvely garbage, best Stax sound worse than mid-fi dynamics

>> No.68815109

>>68815097
>t. triggered stax incel

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>>68815098
Stax bad, mid-fi good
buy samsung headphones

>> No.68815126

>>68814988
That's a good jam I haven't heard in a while. Used to bump it a lot like eight years ago, love the fuzzy bass bit.

Here's another one from that time. There's a texture to the keyboard mixed in a weird way that always reminded me of my HDD crunching data.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s4ABpbxIPFI

>> No.68815132

>>68814984
crinacle is an incel confirmed, i hope one day he get punched in the neck by that autistic /ourboy/ gaijin

>> No.68815140

>>68814207
>stax
But I don't want to look like a boomer.

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>>68815125

>> No.68815151

>>68815068
Yeah me too. I think what the HD800 is known for will highlight the parts of my music that I like the most.
>>68815132
nothing wrong with that. incels eventually become a more redpilled version of mgtow's and are based. It's just the freshcels that are annoying as fuck because they're retarded.

>> No.68815160

>>68815140
Everyone retires onto stax, anon.

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>>68815151
>sennheiser shills are literal incels

>> No.68815183

>>68815151
crinacle is totally retarded anon, dont listen to him, hes a fkn loser who desperately ask for attention

>> No.68815209

>>68815183
I don't hate the man. I think most people are actually doing what they think is best. His list seems to just be sorted by price outside of the EX1000 and ER4XR but at least he produces measurements.

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>>68815170
>stax shills are GF having normies

>> No.68815243

>>68815132
At least he actually shows measurements for audiophool eardildos so I can laugh at autists and brand fanboys when their babby gets roasted.
>>68815183
Are you this fucking autist that went absolutely berserk on crin because he made fun of you?

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>>68815219
>tfw listening to my HD600 while hugging my dakimakura

Stax normalfags will never know this feel

>> No.68815270

>>68815132
>crinacle is an incel confirmed, i hope one day he get punched in the neck by that autistic /ourboy/ gaijin
What is this IEM drama about?

>> No.68815315

>>68815266
the feel of being an anime loser incel? lol

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izL1Nt_fKoM

>>68814935
I listen to many different genres on my setup. Post something you like, then.
>>68814988
Sounds cool.

>> No.68815366

>>68815266
Imagine owning an anime body pillow haha

>> No.68815387

>>68815366
whats wrong with it? even my gf like them. you cant even afford a chik knockoff pillow? are you that poor?

>> No.68815389

>>68814392
Yes yes keep em coming. What else?

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>>68815366
>he doesn't own an anime pillow

>>68815266
doesn't the cable gets in the way? I don't really like using headphones on bed desu

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>>68815366

>> No.68815473

>>68815366
>Ewww, anon... You keep something like this?

>> No.68815546

>>68815315
>>68815366
reddit tier

>> No.68815601

>>68815366
>t. triggered Stax incel

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>>68815145

>> No.68815632

dx3 guy from Europe.
I'm waiting and masturbating to anime feet.

>> No.68815639

>>68815632
*click*

>> No.68815651

>>68815639
atleast girls feet don't click.
And I'm ordering an optical cable btw

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>>68815651
*doestroys your headphones*
没有个人的孩子

>> No.68815720

>>68815695
as long as I can get girls feet on internet everything is daijobu

>> No.68815733

My beyersoldatten 1990 are arriving next week, can't wait!

>> No.68815746

>>68814970
Don't mod the HD800, EQ it.

HD800 shits over anything STAX has ever produced, it's a real feat of engineering.

>> No.68815763

>>68815746
>Hole punches your driver
Ez

>> No.68815767

>>68815746
I would use SDR mod so i can use hd800s EQ's

>> No.68815776

>>68814545
Same here, I hardly enjoy music even with good headphones and source. Most of the shit is recorded and mastered with ass.

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>>68815776
Listen to some Love Live, they are mastered well :)

>> No.68815817

what pair of Grados should I buy? Is there anyway I can convince them to give me a pair for free?

>> No.68815832

I wish chiru.no was around.

>> No.68815844

>>68815763
It can't be that hard to build a driver around a piece of plastic and throw it in a decently sized enclosure the angles the drivers a bit.
I wonder why no one else, not even the chinese, have done it? They tried to clone the LCD3 and I would think the HD800 is far easier given how bad the m1060 is.

>> No.68815851

>>68815817
Depends. Do you own a gun?

>> No.68815861

>>68815817
>grado
>on-ears with treble rape
Do they have amazing soundstage or imaging to justify that?

>> No.68815869

Are foam ear tips supposed to be this uncomfortable? I feel like my ears are getting fucked.

>> No.68815876

>>68815861
they are made in America. thats why I like them

>>68815851
not right now but I have access to some

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>>68815876
Buy 10 pairs then and plug each to a Schiit stack.
Then throw that shit away and buy something that actually has any redeeming qualities outside of being built in burgerland.
Or kill your hearing because of no bass and excessive treble, your choice.

>> No.68815932

>>68815733
Are these meant as an overall upgrade over the DT series? I really like my DT 880s.

>> No.68815982

How's the DT 880 soundstage vs HD 598 SE soundstage

>> No.68815999

>>68815932
Yeah, the 1990 are basically the next generation, better in every way, but also ridiculously priced.

>> No.68816005

>>68815928
what do you recommend I buy instead? I like the bright treble on Grados.

>> No.68816031

>>68816005
try the Ultrasone :^)

>> No.68816035

>>68816031
no I want open ear

>> No.68816043
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>>68816031
Loool why do you want to kill his hearing?

>> No.68816053

>>68815982
DT880 has a smaller soundstage. I prefer the HD598's soundstage.

>> No.68816056

>>68816043
dumb iphone poster

>> No.68816061

>>68816035
Open with treble? Sounds like Bayerdynamic is for you m8

>> No.68816117

>>68815999
Nice, looks like they dropped near $400 once in the past, maybe there will be better deals once it's older.

>>68816053
Ever try the Audio Technica AD700s or 900s? The 700s were my first headphones and the soundstage on them were very nice. The DT 880s are nice but still in between my AKG K7xx and AT AD700s.

>> No.68816134

>>68816117
The HD598's soundstage is closer to the AD700s IMO.

>> No.68816211

>>68816053
>DT880 has a smaller soundstage. I prefer the HD598's soundstage.
NOOOOOOOOOOO
I wanted to buy the HD 598 but the only decently priced one is the SR version. And the pads on those are LOW QUALITY and start flaking off after a year or two.

Anyone know the DT 990 vs HD 598 SE sound stage?

>> No.68816214

>>68816134
Cool, the AD700s were very entry level but comfortable enough.

>> No.68816221

>>68815999
>better in every way
Sound stage is better on the DT 880 as far as I could hear. 1990 is closer to the HD 600 non existent sound stage.

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headphones?
haha, check out these noobs.

>> No.68816228

>>68816214
700x is shit because the wings are too loose.

>> No.68816249

I'm buying grados anyways fuck you chink cucks.

>> No.68816255

>It's annoying for sure, but it's quite inaudible unless you're listening at extremely low volumes with your head next to the device.
Wait, is the unit itself physically clicking? I thought it had clicking in audio output.

>> No.68816261

after years of abuse seems like it's effecting my sony v6
will probably just get new ones but wondering is there anything else around the same price or less that may be worth looking into?
prefer closed and over ear

>> No.68816275

>>68816228
Are they that much different than the older 700s? I have the silver ones and my head is also pretty round.

>> No.68816292

>>68816255
*click*

>> No.68816294

>>68816275
The wings are a massive cheapout and simply don't work. The headphone slides down the head.

>> No.68816300

>>68816261
Vmoda

>> No.68816468

>>68812761
god i wish that were me

>> No.68816550

>>68816249
nononon get sony mdr 7506.
all the anime studios use it.

>> No.68816600

>>68815612
based aqua poster

>> No.68816630
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>>68816550
this
also Kong Crimson and prog in general sounds perfect. At least King Crimson mix on these

>> No.68816785

>>68816211
So whats with the sound stage thing? For gaming? I would think any of the beyers would be fine for that.
Don't buy the DT990 unless you only ever plan to use them from your computer and you are comfortable EQing them. It's hard to tell because my pads are so flat that the driver rests on my ear but they sound pretty good with EQ.
The sound stage is fine, it's not noticeably small.
I would like to suggest you instead get a K612 if you are willing to EQ and the DT880 if you are not. Get the 600ohm premium version, even new they're cheap(especially if you get a 20% ebay coupon). You could power them with an Atom amp from jdslabs.
DT880 or K612 will last you like 3 maybe 4 years before you'll want to upgrade if you're anything like me. If you don't want to amp then midfi is basically off the table and you're better off with a lower model like maybe the hd579

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What the fuck is wrong with people that they're willing to go this far for no cables and worse sound?
Never once have I had a problem with a cable and I autisticaly get up from my desk every 30 minutes.

>> No.68816885

>>68816828
Audiophile community is full of retards

>> No.68816915

>>68815932
Recent DT 1990 owner coming from DT 880s which I loved. Upgrade in everyway. Very pleased.

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ebay got back to me about the JBL headphones that were up for 8 pounds, they were a scam. Got my full refund so no loss.

>> No.68816970

Is soundstage and separation the same thing? When I have voip group chat, in-game voice and sfx and some anime or music with vocals running simultaneously I want everything to be clearly discernible. Do I need separation, soundstage, clarity (or is that just treble boost without midbass bloat)?

>> No.68817009

>>68816970
get a load of this guy

>> No.68817029
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What noise do you use to warm up cables? I use white noise, it opens up the soundstage quite a bit

>> No.68817031

>>68816828
I've ruined more than one pair of headphones because of snagged cables.

>> No.68817051
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HD600 < Portapro

>> No.68817149

>>68815788
love live suck dick

>> No.68817174

>>68817029
I just throw them in the microwave for 10 seconds to warm up any remaining plankton stuck in them first, otherwise it could clog the cable

>> No.68817204

>>68817029
I just put my cables in warm water for 10minutes and masage them a bit

>> No.68817214

>>68817029
i plug my cables into my topping so they can both be energized by 5v of energy

>> No.68817223

>>68817029
this is stupid, the best way to warm up cables and headphones is to pee on them

>> No.68817264
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68817264

I accidentally washed my pair of Sony earphones (Some cheap 20€ earphones that I really liked). It was my 2nd pair of the same headphones. I really liked their bass-free and relatively well sound-proofing, but I'm not sure I want to buy them for a 3rd time. Should I go for some wired earphones or bluetooth headphones? I mosty listen to using during bike rides, when walking somewhere or when on public transportation, so noise cancellation is crucial. I can't let every passenger find out that I listen to Eurobeat.
>Budget
20€ soft, 50€ hard cap.
>Type
Wired (regular earphones) or Wireless (Bluetooth Heaphones)
>Location
Krautland
>Source
Phone. (3.5mm audio jack) or Bluetooth
>Type of headphone
Earphones/Full sized
>Open or closed
Closed
>Comfort level
Reasonably comfortable.
Thank you!
I really like my ATH M40x that I use at home and I'd like to have something that sounds similar to them. (low bass, clear neutral sounf)

>> No.68817334

>>68817264
Tin T2

>> No.68817338
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Hi

>> No.68817349
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>>68817338

>> No.68817355

>>68817334
>Tin T2
You're joking, right?

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>>68817349

>> No.68817374
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>>68817355
Y-yes

>> No.68817396

>>68817264
stax

>> No.68817410

>>68817396
sapphire is asleep, he will come back when he wakes up at 6PM

>> No.68817445

>tfw HD600 and ER4SR

>> No.68817448

>>68817410
What time zone does he live in?

>> No.68817501

https://www.jdslabs.com/products/167/objective2-headphone-amplifier-b-stock/

is the O2 just as good as the atom at the same price?

>> No.68817510

Cheap durable IEM under $30?

>> No.68817523

>>68817501
Just get the atom

>> No.68817550

>>68817510
stax iem

>> No.68817566

>>68817501
Atom is the spiritual successor to O2

>> No.68817572

>>68817550
Nice, thanks for the advice anon!

>> No.68817592

>>68817566
>>68817523
okie dokie

>> No.68817608

>>68817572
>>68817550
Wow wtf these are soo expensive...do you have any IEM around $30?

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>>68812852
14 dollars for shipping...

>> No.68817624

anyone know if HD800 use the same driver as the HD700? or is it completely different?

>> No.68817626

>>68817448
Eastern I believe

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If speakers in a treated room provide the best accuracy to the source, why are they boosting bass on the new target curves?

>> No.68817685

>>68817635
Treated rooms attenuate the bass frequencies. People are used to untreated boosted bass and thus prefer it

>> No.68817691

>>68817635
New targets aren't based on anechoic rooms.

>> No.68817694

>>68817510
https://www.audiobudget.com/leaderboard/iem

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should I do it?

>> No.68817787

>>68813669

chink"T

>> No.68817795

>>68814446

HD600

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>>68815832
I wish he would separate streams by genre AND A SKIP BUTTON

maybe then I would finally use his site

>> No.68817819

>>68817685
>>68817691
But aren't treated rooms the standard for mastering? I just don't get this agenda to add a target curve with a boosted bass response.

>> No.68817827

>>68817819
>But aren't treated rooms the standard for mastering?
there is no standard you can have a poorfag indie dude on some cheapo monitors or headphones

>> No.68817851

>>68816915
I just got my Atom amp and am planning on a new DAC as the next upgrade. I'll have to hold out on the 1990s after that if anything.

>> No.68817865

>>68817851
what dac are you getting with the amp

>> No.68817881

>>68817865
I'm thinking of the SMSL SK10 or if that's not good the Topping D50.

>> No.68817888

>>68817827
Yeah, but honestly this thing smells like jewry to me, the target curve is even called 'Harman curve'. It seems there is a financial bias to promote their company rather than create a target curve that's accurate. Or they should make two target curves, one that general listeners prefer, and one that's actually accurate for engineers.

>> No.68817890

>some new chink "shop" appeared on euro amazon, no reviews yet
>selling over 20k products for 300€ each
>this includes headphones like 1990 and other stuff that costs way more
it's an obvious scam but how did they make their way into amazon? it's not fucking ebay

>> No.68817899

>>68817888
>trips of truth
can't argue with that

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>>68817771
nvm, just did it

>> No.68817907

>>68815832
i wish he would get the full song collection up because i dont even know what happened to the site even when its been on the current state for like a year

>> No.68817918

>>68817890
link to these 1990s?

>> No.68817934

>>68817819
It's the whole cicle of confusion, engineers chose "neutral" monitors based how music sounds on it, and that music and produced on other monitors, that were chosen based on how other music sounds on them, that was produced yet on other monitors...
Yes, treated rooms are the ideal and there are a few standarts for isolation, reflection etc, but those might not be met and we will most likely never know for sure, and even if it's ideal, no way of knowing what monitors were used on that room anyway.
The golden rule though, is to produce music that sounds as good as possible from any source. So don't feel bad about testing stuff and finding out what sounds best for you, even if it doesn't fit perfectly some target, you are the one who needs to enjoy it, no one else.

>> No.68817958

>>68817881
I am going with the Topping D30 myself.

>> No.68817975

>>68817918
tinyurl /yczgb55o
tinyurl /y95fz74y

the trade register number is 91440300MA5DP6RH12 which you can google and they also show up on pages of other countries but selling some cosmetics

>> No.68818072

>>68817975
yeah too good to be true.

iwould buy 1990s in a heartbeat at 300

>> No.68818082

>>68817890
>>68818072
what's the issue here? buyers protection on both amazon and ebay

>> No.68818087

lol so that tard that posted the jbl bluetooth headphones for 11 dollars, ebay just told me it was a scam account.
i already cancelled the transaction well before i even paid for it, but i still sent in a refund request lol.

>> No.68818096

>>68812852
Because I have an o2 and it isn't made of plastic.

>> No.68818104

>>68818082
it's an obvious scam and this shop with zero reviews is somehow selling over 20k products for 300€
either amazon somehow fucked up or chinks finally overcame that jew bezos

>> No.68818115

>>68813061
Where's your copy of Mein Kampf?

>> No.68818128

>>68818082
>>68818072

this is the cheapest you can find the 1990s at the moment

https://www.amazon.com/beyerdynamic-Headphones-HardBody-Universal-Headphone/dp/B06XBSDV81/

>> No.68818129

>>68818115
bagged in my freezer

>> No.68818153

>>68818096
case material isn't what makes the sound louder, anon

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>>68818153
not with that attitude

>> No.68818267

>Budget
120$
>Location
US
>Source
Into my S8
>Type of headphone
Full
>Open or closed
Don't care
>Comfort level
Comfy

>> No.68818312

Fiio E17K ALPEN 2 USB DAC Headphone Amplifier https://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00RPD7KP8/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apa_i_OpAcCbKGMV6HH
Cop or drop?

>> No.68818330

>>68818312
Drop. Down with consumerism.

>> No.68818331

is this the place to ask questions about microphones as well?

>> No.68818342

>>68818312
You can have an atom-chan at $99. Why would you instead buy some shitty chink DAP.

>> No.68818348

>>68818331
stax

>> No.68818365

>>68818342
But it costs more so it's better :^)

>> No.68818381

As someone who has only owned the AD 900x, what am I in for when I get the DT1990?

>> No.68818394
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>>68818331
What's the worst that can happen?

>> No.68818410

>>68818381
Overall more clarity. Very nice highs.
No sound stage however.

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My dx3 still hasn't shipped yet, kind of worried about all the problems, should I cancel it?
Can somene recommend me a dac/amp combo or seperate for under 200 eur?

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You need some Keyakizaka46: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDaKPPmDSIE

>> No.68818515

>>68818492
get essence stx and forget the memes

>> No.68818519

>>68817906
good choice

>> No.68818548

>>68818492
i like my click-chan desu
is a good dap

>> No.68818554

>>68818502
No I really did not

>> No.68818564

>>68818492
So far it has been reported to
>click
>die in 2 days
>short circuit and fry headphones
I'm scared of using mine

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>>68818492
*blocks your path*
*click*
*destroys your HD650*
它不是个人的,孩子

>> No.68818581

>>68818567
Who is this semon demon?

>> No.68818584

>>68818581
Chief Audio Engineer at Topping

>> No.68818589

>>68818567
BAIZUO OBLITERATED BY HEALTHY MAN OF CHINA

>> No.68818594

>>68818564
ur right, its dumb as fuck and shouldn't happen. I cancelled it.

can someone recommend me any alternatives for in yurop (aka not an atom), Preferably under 200 but I could push 300 if its worth it.

>> No.68818599

>>68818594
>>68818515

>> No.68818624

>>68818599
no

>> No.68818635

>>68818624
enjoy wasting money on snake oil then

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>>68818635
>buying stax
>avoiding snake oil
chose one

>> No.68818667

>>68818659
>topping
>for stax

>> No.68818673

>>68818635
I want a dedicated amp/dac not some gamer tier soundcard that ahs the same problems as onboard

>> No.68818679

>>68818564
those last two things aren't even true, it's just one guy with a defective unit

>> No.68818684

>>68818673
Why not get the Atom? how much will it be with shipping and import charges?

>> No.68818685

>>68818673
>STX
>gaymer card
You have no idea what you're talking about.

>> No.68818689

>>68818567
Is that marv?

>> No.68818704

>>68818581
Ping Li

>> No.68818713

>>68818684
shipping is not too bad actually, would be like 125 eur. Might go with that regardless, what dac should I get?

>> No.68818721

>>68818713
145*

>> No.68818722

>>68818713
>he doesn't know about the vat tax and other shenanigans

>> No.68818743

>>68818713
http://www.headnhifi.com/amplifiers/desktop-headphone-amplifiers/O2-desktop-amplifier

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hd600 or hd660 if price isn't a factor?

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>>68818713
I didnt want to spend a lot on a dac cause Im not 100% I need so I decided to get the D10 for 70$ which was 92$ CAD on 11-11. Still waiting for delivery. FUCKING CHINKS!!!!!!!!!!!

>> No.68818778

>>68818760
I decided to go with 650 since I read that its more smooths and easier to listen to

>> No.68818781

>>68818581
staxposter

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Guys I genuinely feel bad for owning an expensive DAP with my pair of ER4SR because one day the battery will collapse and all I can do then is throwing the DAP away or use it as USB DAC.

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>>68818760
This is how /hpg/ goes about 600 vs 650

>> No.68818795

>>68818760
God this webm is bizarre. Seems like a deepfake or something because I'm so accustomed to seeing this guy's face.

>> No.68818803

>>68818760
this fucking guy, Harold...

>> No.68818814

New
>>68818807
>>68818807
>>68818807
>>68818807

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>>68818267
Could you /g/uys be useful and give some advice?

>> No.68818824

>>68818791
kek

>> No.68818838

>>68818818
Takstar pro 82

>> No.68818841

>>68818770
GIVE BACK MY SAVINGS AMIR!!!!!!!

>> No.68818859

310

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>>68818782
PNG was a mistake

>> No.68818870

>>68812761
Link to $200 and over headphones is 404 on https://wiki.installgentoo.com/index.php?title=Headphones#.2Fg.2Fuides_and_infographs

>> No.68818880

>>68818782
just crack it open and replace the battery with another one of similar size and voltage what's the issue here. you are on /g/ you are not an itoddler, are you anon?

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>>68818791
and gif

>> No.68818977

>>68818410
will it be less than my 900x?

>> No.68818992

>>68818880
ikr but they don't even show up the battery model and I don't want to get chinkclicked one more time

>> No.68819040

>>68818977
the soundstage that is.

>> No.68819248

>>68818992
you don't need the model number, any lithium ion battery with the same size will do

>> No.68819322

Why there's so much hostiility for HD 600 vs 650? Haven't listened to both myself but from what I understand most people say they're basically identical aside from slight differences in warmth. To the point where it's almost done to personal aesthetics.

>> No.68819353

>>68819322
>Why there's so much hostiility for HD 600 vs 650?
autism

>> No.68819422

>>68818760
HD600 is low fidelity garbage so the choice should be obvious.

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>>68818502
Idol trash here. Agreed.
Currently doing last minute packing for Japan trip. Leaving for the airport soon.

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