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Hello I was wondering if the Fiio e6 would work with my PC and headphones the sennhesir HD 201. Also is it usb 2.0 compatible?
post #2 of 16
Yes..pay more for the headphone amplifier that you don't need than you paid for your headphones.

/sarcasm.
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post #3 of 16
The USB is just for charging, so versions supported is irrelevant.

Yes, it's compatible. You just need to connect the line output (or just headphone output, if line output is not available) to the amp and the headphones to the amp.

But unless your computer's headphone output is very suspect, you're probably better off just saving for better headphones rather than getting the E6. Some would even consider those Monoprice headphones—which are at a similar price as an E6—an upgrade over the Senn HD 201, but I'd suggest saving for more than that.
post #4 of 16
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I might buy some better headphones in the future but I'm still going to buy this anyway it's not like I'm spending $100 or something like that. Also simca who says I don't have portable devices plus I have onboard sound so it still might help, also there many people who own these headphones and say that headphone ampliphers help make the bass sound better.
Edited by coldroll - 8/23/12 at 3:50pm
post #5 of 16
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I might buy some better headphones in the future but I'm still going to buy this anyway it's not like I'm spending $100 or something like that. Also simca who says I don't have portable devices plus I have onboard sound so it still might help, also there many people who own these headphones and say that headphone ampliphers help make the bass sound better.

There are lots of people that say headphone amplifiers help all headphones, but the truth is they just raise the volume on most of those headphones and suckers are getting tricked that the increased listening level=better quality.

Portable device or not the HD201s easily drive off ANYTHING. You have one of the lowest recommendable tier headphones in existence.
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post #6 of 16
A Xonar DG at CAN $30 will serve you much better for the cash OP.
post #7 of 16
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I do have volume issues with my onboard sound so it's still a good buy also I feel you've missed that the amplifier is only $23.00 which is literately nothing nowadays. Also the lowest recommended headphones in existence lol obviously you haven't heard of Logitech speakers or headphones.
Edited by coldroll - 8/23/12 at 4:13pm
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I do have volume issues with my onboard sound so it's still a good buy also I feel you've missed that the amplifier is only $23.00 which is literately nothing nowadays. Also the lowest recommended headphones in existence lol obviously you haven't heard of Logitech speakers or headphones.

I'd actually take Logitech speakers over HD201s.
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post #9 of 16
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Ya whatever enjoy your speakers with no mid's or high's and fake distorted bass any I already ordered the headphone amplifier I hope you're mad. Also I used to own a Logitech x-540 and my new headphones sound better then then them lol.
post #10 of 16
Why would I be mad that you spent more an an amplifier than your headphones? I find it funny really.

I hope you're sad when your headphones don't produce the bass you thought they would.
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