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I love that stand. I am using these for my headphone stands:
Rubbermaid FastTrack Hose Hook
Euro Banana Holder
Is it sad that I knew which headphones were which on sight? LOL
I will ask some of my more serious audiophile friends if any of them have ever tried one. Also, a little big is pretty generous. The O2 I ordered for my sister is a freaking slab. That thing can crush forest critters easily. The E7/E9 was also a great entry level amp/dac combo, though too narrow IMHO. Don't forget also that ODAC is scheduled for release in May.

I can't wait for the ODAC and ODA.
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I can't wait for the ODAC and ODA.

Same here. I was actually thinking about getting enough parts for a dozen or so O2's and putting them up for sale (assembled) but I've been holding out for the desktop version.
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Hey guys. I often see that people mostly recommend getting a pair of cans and a clip-on microphone separately. I was wondering does this ever cause problems like the microphone picking up sound from the headphones themselves or do people find it annoying not to have the chat and game volume slider?
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Hey guys. I often see that people mostly recommend getting a pair of cans and a clip-on microphone separately. I was wondering does this ever cause problems like the microphone picking up sound from the headphones themselves or do people find it annoying not to have the chat and game volume slider?

mine never picks up sound from the headphones no have i needed a chat slider thingy. only thing i would consider annoying is that there will be 2 cords but you get use to it and its not that bad. the main reason why people recommend to get them separate is because having a better set of headphones will benefit not only in games but music and movies when your wearing them. after having my first set of "good" headphones i can't go back to lesser ones because i then can point out the lack in quality they are.
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Hey guys. I often see that people mostly recommend getting a pair of cans and a clip-on microphone separately. I was wondering does this ever cause problems like the microphone picking up sound from the headphones themselves or do people find it annoying not to have the chat and game volume slider?

If you're looking for a mic get this. $5 shipped. I ordered one about a week ago, still waiting on it. I play on plugging it into the mic jack on my keyboard. If yours doesn't have one you can probably plug it into the front of your case and crank up the sensitivity. I'll let you and all of you guys know the quality once I receive it.
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If any of you guys are interested in trading or buying new headphones, I just put my Ultrasone PRO900s up for trade or sale.
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Can you add AKG K550 and JDS O2 amp to mine and remove the Grado amp and cans? I gave the cans and amp to a friend. Thanks!
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Beyer DT990 Pro or DT770 Pro for electronic music? Both 250 ohm.

Probably asked this before just looking for more opinions
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Beyer DT990 Pro or DT770 Pro for electronic music? Both 250 ohm.
Probably asked this before just looking for more opinions

DT990.
     
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Beyer DT990 Pro or DT770 Pro for electronic music? Both 250 ohm.
Probably asked this before just looking for more opinions

never heard the dt990's but i have the dt770's (80Ω) and like them. the 80Ω is reported to have more bass then the 250Ω but i feel that its pretty balanced. .
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DT990.

i always thought that closed headphones ruled over the open for electric because of the better bass that you would get. but there is no denying that both would be good choices.
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