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Originally Posted by Simca View Post

yo dawg, i herd u liek beatz
get deez
Get da Graff Diamonds Million Dollar Beats by Dre.
dey da bess
each diamand gives +10 audio quality
its only a million dollars so it's really affordable
lil wanye uses them.
lil-wayne-graff-diamonds-450x300.jpg
so u no dey gud

 

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Originally Posted by B-rock View Post


Tell me how to be popular? You're obviously the master, getting the best available gadgets. I mean beats, Alienware is obviously baus, iPhone. I've seen people like you and I just laugh and instantly thinking what a tool they are.

 

 

I love you. That's why I thank god every days to be out of high school.

post #52 of 81
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Originally Posted by Crazy9000 View Post

His information is incorrect, as someone else pointed out. Amps can help certain headphones, but there is certainly no correlation between higher Ohm rating and better sound quality.
Wow, lol this is confusing. Thanks for the bad advice. LOL I think I repped him for that too, damn.

So I don't need an Amp then?
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post #53 of 81
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Originally Posted by Shadow11377 View Post

Yeah, it surely is not an original idea by beats, but it's a feature you can't exactly ignore, they at least did that part right.

That's true. Actually I have a pair of Monster Turbine Copper's, which are technically Beats without the beats branding, and I really like them. They're quite bass-heavy I find but they're good headphones when you're just out and about. It's not that I'm against Beats, I'm against their ridiculous price.

The Turbines were I think around $100 when I got them, they're good, but don't sound like a hundred bucks.
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post #54 of 81
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That was aimed at Simca, not you lol. And just cause I'm not some hipster who only reps "underground" gear doesn't make me a tool.

Did you just seriously call me a hipster for recommending Ultrasone HFI-580's and saying Ultrasone is underground gear? I'm done with this thread, there is no hope for you.
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That was aimed at Simca, not you lol. And just cause I'm not some hipster who only reps "underground" gear doesn't make me a tool.
But, Ultrasone isn't an underground brand, it's just meant to be in a market for professionals. Beats are lower quality and built for the masses. It's just consumer grade vs industrial grade, one is a lot better than the other, but the industrial grade model is much less known to the average consumers.
post #57 of 81
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Originally Posted by Alienware69 View Post

Cool, did not know that hah. How much do you spend on an Amp compared to headphones? Like is it better to go $200 amp + $200 headphone or like $50 amp and $350 headphone?

Depends on what you are going for. The Fiio line up of amps are popular for portable amps. If you are trying to concentrate more on gaming or music at home then you should be looking into dedicated DACs like this or at the very least something like this.
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Originally Posted by friend'scatdied View Post

Erm, that's a bit distorted.. impedance is related to sound output certainly, but higher impedance and/or lower sensitivity do not correlate to "better" sound.

Didn't necessarily say higher ohms = better sound what I said was higher ohm = sounds that lower ohm drivers can't reproduce.
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Nice setup. thumb.gif

Monitors are kinda small though. I'm going for a U3011.
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Someone's making their own music!
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Didn't necessarily say higher ohms = better sound what I said was higher ohm = sounds that lower ohm drivers can't reproduce.

Not necessarily true, either.
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