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post #21 of 32
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Originally Posted by renji1337 View Post
yeah, but after 1day only, im already used to the ad700s lack of bass, so i keep forgetting its there, probably because there so comfortable though lol


BTW How are the z323 logitech speakers? my brother is giving me a pair for free(i got no speakers). lol
They aren't very good. Most logitech speakers have muddy bass and non-existent mids., but it's better than nothing, since you got it for free
post #22 of 32
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HD555S on the bass scale = 3

AD700S = 2-3

A700S=4

lol.
Sorry, do you own Dr. Dre Beats?
    
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post #23 of 32
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Equalizers and bass boost are horrible anyway.

DON'T use bass boost .

By using them its not a natural sound or they way it should be .

As for the e5 what do you expect its cheap Chinese junk .
The E5 is actually quite effective at making my HD238 not sound like complete crap coming out of my Zune HD. It's not my Little Dot MKII, obviously but it's also 1/8 the price.
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Sorry, do you own Dr. Dre Beats?
No. but i have listened with them before
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And how would those rate on your scale?
    
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And how would those rate on your scale?
-5 because the headphones are utterly abysmal(tho there bass heavy to me)
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post #27 of 32
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As for the e5 what do you expect its cheap Chinese junk .
Dont be so quick to judge. Fiio makes cheap QUALITY products, speaking from personal experience. I haven´t tried the E5, but my E7+E9 certainly powers my HD 650's quite well, while still being affordable. I also think most people over at Head-Fi.org will disagree with it being junk.

My 2 cents.
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post #28 of 32
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im getting the distortion without the e5. =/ if i put my eq up even a little i get HUGE bass distortion on the dx
Get better music files.
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i was only using bass boost because ad700s lack it a little
Well, duh. I hope you knew that when purchasing them. Trying to force bass out of them with the EQ is silly.
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Bass is more than sound, it's also a feeling, an experience. And that is why I recommend the HD555s over the AD-700s.
HD555s are hardly an improvement over AD700s bass wise.
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Dont be so quick to judge. Fiio makes cheap QUALITY products, speaking from personal experience. I haven´t tried the E5, but my E7+E9 certainly powers my HD 650's quite well, while still being affordable. I also think most people over at Head-Fi.org will disagree with it being junk.

My 2 cents.
People in the E7+E9 lovers threads sure.

Have you listened to HD650s on other amps? Problem is you'll think they're being driven well unless you hear it on a good amp.
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I use flac files

i know, just experimenting

i agree

idk on the 650s
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post #30 of 32
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Have you listened to HD650s on other amps? Problem is you'll think they're being driven well unless you hear it on a good amp.
In the same price range? I think not. Yeah, I´ll admit that I haven´t listened to them on another amp, but find me a setup that you can backup sounds noticeably better for the same price as the E7+E9 and I´ll be impressed. Bought the dac/amp combo for around 210$ on ebay.
Edited by Goaky - 6/5/11 at 3:19pm
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