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Bad news, hd681Evo sold out in thomann. The popularity exploded after it was confirmed that the Evo come bundled with free velour pads.

Im running dt-770 pro 80ohm with xonar DG (DIY emi-shield), more than happy with it.
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post #22 of 25
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Originally Posted by Tiihokatti View Post

Bad news, hd681Evo sold out in thomann. The popularity exploded after it was confirmed that the Evo come bundled with free velour pads.

Im running dt-770 pro 80ohm with xonar DG (DIY emi-shield), more than happy with it.

That's a shame =/ and the shipment isn't due untill next month.
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A Xonar DG would be a great soundcard to get, and if you don't mind the aesthetics of the DT 770s, I'd say shoot for those, the 80 ohms are typically cheaper and still easy to drive.
The 770s are like really good M50s, so they'll definitely be an upgrade to those, but they don't exactly have the same looks.
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post #24 of 25
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Originally Posted by lostmage View Post

A Xonar DG would be a great soundcard to get, and if you don't mind the aesthetics of the DT 770s, I'd say shoot for those, the 80 ohms are typically cheaper and still easy to drive.
The 770s are like really good M50s, so they'll definitely be an upgrade to those, but they don't exactly have the same looks.

Yeah the look of the DT770 is what's turning me off. I probably end of getting the 770's anyway though. Haha.
post #25 of 25
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Now that the 681 is out of stock, I'm thinking about buying a samsong SR850 with a Xonar DG.
These headphones are in the "The Compromising Gamer" section of the "OCN's Most Recommended Audio Products" thread.

Any thoughts?
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