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or most of us high end audio philes have a switch built into our desktop amps
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Quote:
Originally Posted by H3||scr3am View Post
or most of us high end audio philes have a switch built into our desktop amps
and with that single sentence, you will most likely kill many more wallets
Edited by DJ.BigBear - 8/7/08 at 6:22am
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post #23 of 471
I got a set of AD300 the other day and they are as good as my mates AD500s as far as I can tell Great set for $105 AUD.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DJ.BigBear View Post
and with that single sentence, you will most likely kill many more wallets
Darn you big bear! Stealin' my thunder by tellin' him about the plantronics switcher!.

At the end of the posts, I will link to various things that so far include:
My guide to skinning foobar
Dj's guide to foobar setup and Z-5500 set up
[insert name here]'s guide to Ripping audio with exact copy
Soloz guide to Portable amps
Aura's guide to grados earpads
Plus any others I missed out on!
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post #25 of 471
Great Job, very well written. Hopefully this will bat down some of the same questions over and over again. Ugh, "5.1 Gaming headphones" I've heard some people that actually think they're good. Can't wait for future updates.

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@pho
i was planning on making new foobar guide... but the latest foobar doesn't too much tweaking....
i'd stick with foobar 0.9.5.3, the latest foobar is having major incompatibility issue with some of the plugins/components/skins.
Edited by DJ.BigBear - 8/7/08 at 8:10am
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post #27 of 471
Quote:
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or most of us high end audio philes have a switch built into our desktop amps
Psssh only one?
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bump. i finished part 1 of the headphones, 1-50$ gaming sets.
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post #29 of 471
lipid i think you should put some links to places where the headsets can be found on the cheap, for people in the CONUS, PM me if you want some help...

something like this

HD555s [Newegg]
DT770 pro80s [eBay]

like that, kinda
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post #30 of 471
I think one thing you should note is uncertified retailers.

There are alot of people out there selling knock off senn's and others, especially in the IEM variety, but also people selling all kinds off other fakes. Many sites that sell the ATH-ES7s for instance.
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