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I just ordered a Scythe Kama Bay Amp

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I was placing an order via NCIX anyway and decided to pop this in there ($43CAD thumb.gif )

I assume using it as an amp for my incoming HD650's is better than using my sound card to drive the cans? I'm not looking for anything amazing, just better than nothing redface.gif
Edited by Dirtyworks - 5/11/12 at 12:41pm
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You would probably been better off with nothing. Sorry to say or at least putting those $43 towards something better.

Gives up to 50mW at 32 ohms. Given the impedance and sensitivity of your headphones you will be thoroughly disappointed. The Titanium HD can power headphones up to 330 ohms anyway.

The Kama Bay amp is a niche device and its primary purpose was to be a speaker amp. Even then then using the molex adapter to power it will probably give off some unwanted noise.
    
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We'll see. If it isn't that good, then its only $43 I lost.
I'll do up a review thumb.gif

EDIT: Also, people are acceptably driving HD650's off an Asus Transformer.. I'm sure this has more power than that.
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