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post #21 of 105
it was recognised after the fact and after massive denial. A problem as extreme as that should of been picked up during R&D, not after release.

Also for the person's needs, the Asgard is only a headphone amp and will eat far too much into the budget.
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Sooo? IT happened, its fixed now, how's that a problem for OP ?
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see the edit. You must use the budget so it has the best overall sound.
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Originally Posted by Crazy9000 View Post
Denon D2000's back at under $250. Now is the time to buy for anyone who's been considering them.

http://www.buy.com/prod/denon-ah-d20...206928680.html
Now I'm absolutely torn between the HD650's or the AH-D2000's.

Got a quick question, will I be able to hear all of the noise of a case full of high speed GT's next to me or will some of it (just a little) be inaudible through the HD650's? I'm going to need some amp and dac recommendations too please if I want the HD650's. I'm not afraid to fork in some extra cash for a good setup.
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A case full of full speed GTs? Why do you need them?
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post #26 of 105
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Just wondering.
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post #27 of 105
Not sure how loud your case is but FWIR denons leak a lot of sound for being closed, i bet it should be less than HD650 either way.
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Well, they're really loose from what I've read. You could easily shake them off by nodding but it does add to comfort. I found it extremely comfortable. I just felt it sounded like I was in an enclosed area. The AH-D5000's fixed that but they're a lot more. I remember Amazon had them for $350 or $360 but now the price has gone back up.
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post #29 of 105
The D2000 doesn't isolate that well for a closed headphone. The HD650 is open. Let's just say I never game with my HD600.

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So, which one would be good for gaming, music, and some videos/movies (not much actually. I rarely watch movies)?
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