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Just placed an order on some brainwavz B2s. Honestly, im completely terrified, never spent over $20 on an IEM before, much less $130. I hear the bass isnt bloated like with the other low end Brainwavz, and the speed is amazing.

Did i just make a horrible mistake, or are these good IEMs?

Brainwavz sounds stupid, but arent they rebranded fischers, with a tonal readjustment?
Edited by pangolinman - 8/12/11 at 3:17am
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Just placed an order on some brainwavz B2s. Honestly, im completely terrified, never spent over $20 on an IEM before, much less $130. I hear the bass isnt bloated like with the other low end Brainwavz, and the speed is amazing.

Did i just make a horrible mistake, or are these good IEMs?

Brainwavz sounds stupid, but arent they rebranded fischers, with a tonal readjustment?
Take a look at this great review thread on HeadFi, search the page for 2C23 for the section about the Brainwavs M3's.
Edited by TUDJ - 8/12/11 at 3:24am
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Take a look at this great review thread on HeadFi, search the page for 2C23 for the section about the Brainwavs M3's.
I hear the B2s are M3s aren't similar at all. I thought the M3s were bassier, while the B2s traded bass for clarity and speed, and housed dual drivers instead of one.
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I hear the B2s are M3s aren't similar at all. I thought the M3s were bassier, while the B2s traded bass for clarity and speed, and housed dual drivers instead of one.
Sorry, I don't know how I read B2 as M3. Unfortunately the B2's aren't reviewed by Joker Ignore my post
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Sorry, I don't know how I read B2 as M3. Unfortunately the B2's aren't reviewed by Joker Ignore my post
Have you heard anything about the B2s? They were $30 off on amazon (sale) so my sleep deprived brain decided it was a good idea to get them.
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Selling my Altoids headphone amplifier for any of you that may be interested. :3

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No I haven't, all I can do is point you in this direction:http://www.head-fi.org/forum/thread/...cussion-thread
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Oooooo, that means I can do an OCN exclusive review
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Count me in! I have the Sennheiser HD 428 headphones. For any that might be wondering I temporarily recabled the headphones with some cat5 cable and a neutrik 3.5mm plug. Soon I'm going to get some silver plated 24 AWG copper wire and use a teflon sleeve. I'm also planning on making the cable detachable.
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Have you heard anything about the B2s? They were $30 off on amazon (sale) so my sleep deprived brain decided it was a good idea to get them.
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Oooooo, that means I can do an OCN exclusive review
Do it ! I vaguely remember getting the impression that the B2's were more mid oriented then I was looking for. I picked up M2's awhile back and can say I'm very happy I went with Brainwavz. Build quality is great. Sound wise, though the M2 might not deliver the "audiophile sound" some look for, they delivered just what I was looking for. Give me a neutral sounding IEM and I'll EQ it to death. I just wish I had a better mobile source now.
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