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[Official] OCN Headphones and Earphones Club

Poll Results: Would you like to see monthly CD album giveaways of the winner's choice exclusive to club members?

Poll expired: Jun 13, 2014  
  • 94% (17)
    Yes
  • 5% (1)
    No
18 Total Votes  
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What Are We About?

 

Our club is actually pretty simple. We are essentially a lounge of sorts for fellow headphone addicts who enjoy listening to music at a higher level. We also hope to act as a great collective resource for those who are looking forward to starting their own journey into the world of better sound. Our group is very informal and we welcome anyone who wants to participate.

 

Why Headphones/Earphones?

 

Why indeed? There are a few reasons. Headphones are mostly portable, though I stress that portable simply means you can use them wherever you go. For the price, you cannot beat the audio quality that headphones can afford. To achieve the same level of quality in speakers would cost a substantially higher price tag. They are also generally much easier to use and setup as at most, all you need to pair it up with would be an amplifier and D/A converter. 

 

Guidelines and Restrictions

 

1. Any headphones, earphones, or headsets of any brand are welcome. I realize this may be controversial, but everyone starts somewhere.

2. Please be respectful of each other. Remember that tastes in sound and music are very much subjective.

3. To join, simply fill out the form below in this same post and introduce yourself to us if possible. If you are shy, we understand!

 

Resources and Sister Threads

The OCN Speaker Club
Discuss Future Plans For Your Audio Rig

Need Help Buying Audio Stuff?

Totally Dubbed and InEarSpace IEM Awards 2013

 

Mascot

 

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JOIN OUR AWESOME CLUB!

 

 

Top 5 Most Owned Headphones

 

1. Beyerdynamic DT770 (Various Models)

2. Audio Technica M50

3. Sennheiser HD650

4. Audio Technica AD700

5. HiFiMAN HE-400


Edited by OC'ing Noob - 2/13/14 at 8:23pm
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post #2 of 26949
Lol... I am in and i call president! Now you all owe me money.... 8800's also accepted...
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post #3 of 26949
Not a bad idea for fun. I don't have a pair of "gaming" headphones
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hmm... what requirements to join? not sure I'd be allowed in
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hmm... what requirements to join? not sure I'd be allowed in
No I don't you don't fit the requirements soloz2.



jk


Anyway, president of a headphones club? Definitely soloz lol. I'll join with my little HD595s
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Representing with RP-21's and ER6i's.
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hmm... what requirements to join? not sure I'd be allowed in
Would have to create a position above president for you. Messiah maybe?

EDIT: wow you guys post fast.
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Erm, i have some Icemat Siberias if they count

I'm cheap.
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I'll join up.

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