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Originally Posted by chinesekiwi View Post

you got an amp for those DT990s?

Em sadly not yet good sir. Currently using a Titanium HD and it's doing it's best but an amp would "open it up". I am planing to get one, just not anytime soon as I have other money related "problems" u could call it, that needs to be address first. smile.gif

If not any burden to you, would you suggest me with an amp that will suffice? If price is generous I should be able to sneak it in, earlier than the planed date that I have set. biggrin.gif
post #11452 of 38366
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There are only ever two on OCN we'd recommend:

Fiio E9 ($117)

Has an iPod dock as well, only recommended for headphones above 80 ohm. It is recommended that you do not use the 3.5mm input.

JDSLabs O2 (USA) / Epiphany EHP-O2 (UK) ($156 including US adapter, $144 without / 102 Quid including Paypal fee)

This amp, designed by professional electrical engineer, audio hobbyist and blogger 'NwAvGuy', has been designed to bring extremely good performance at a bargain price. This amp will suit any headphone or earphone, and directly compares and even beats scientifically to headphone amps 5 - 10 times it's price.
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I have the O2 (diy'ed) and it is great.
    
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post #11454 of 38366
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There are only ever two on OCN we'd recommend:

Fiio E9 ($117)

Has an iPod dock as well, only recommended for headphones above 80 ohm. It is recommended that you do not use the 3.5mm input.

JDSLabs O2 (USA) / Epiphany EHP-O2 (UK) ($156 including US adapter, $144 without / 102 Quid including Paypal fee)

This amp, designed by professional electrical engineer, audio hobbyist and blogger 'NwAvGuy', has been designed to bring extremely good performance at a bargain price. This amp will suit any headphone or earphone, and directly compares and even beats scientifically to headphone amps 5 - 10 times it's price.

Are the JDSLabs O2 and Epiphany EHP-O2 the same then? Would this work in something like an iPhone where feedback is possible? I get feedback when using my Fiio E3 that I got a long time ago for my HD280 Pros.
    
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Are the JDSLabs O2 and Epiphany EHP-O2 the same then? Would this work in something like an iPhone where feedback is possible? I get feedback when using my Fiio E3 that I got a long time ago for my HD280 Pros.

They are base after the same design and materials and for all intents and purpose, the two should function the same. Are you getting feedback using the LOD or headphone jack?
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Those M50 LEs look so nice. I'm tempted to actually get one...
Or invest your money into better headphones than the M50. tongue.gif
     
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i have razer Orca, plantronics games-com 367, and Creative Fatal1ty gaming headset.....am i in?
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post #11458 of 38366
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Thank you sir. I will definitely get one of these.

Quick question regarding these Amps., will these work with the soundcard that I have?

Thank you again. +imaginary rep. thumb.gif
post #11459 of 38366
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Originally Posted by SpYFoXZeRo View Post

Thank you sir. I will definitely get one of these.
Quick question regarding these Amps., will these work with the soundcard that I have?
Thank you again. +imaginary rep. thumb.gif

Yes, via a 3.5mm to 2 RCA cable
post #11460 of 38366
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They are base after the same design and materials and for all intents and purpose, the two should function the same. Are you getting feedback using the LOD or headphone jack?

I was using this amp to go between my iPhone 4S and these headphones. Feedback only occurs when using the Fiio. I was using the headphone jack, not an LOD. I assume the LOD prevents the feedback when using the iPhone?

As a seperate question, should I upgrade the amp I have for my portable setup? Had mine since '09 and not sure if it's enough for my cans.
    
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