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post #12051 of 26393
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Not really. The DT770, 880 and 990 are all different.

OK. I had recalled someone telling me that that, but good to have that clarified by someone knowledgeable about cans! thumb.gif

Let's put it this way. There are more differences between the 770 880 and 990 than there are between like 25 Sennheisers.
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post #12052 of 26393
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I wonder how old those D2000 are.. usually when people put Beyer headbands on them.. pretty old tongue.gif

Not sure but they sound great! They are not as clear and detailed as my K701's, but there is a lot more oomph in the bass department and it sounds overall more lively.
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Not sure but they sound great! They are not as clear and detailed as my K701's, but there is a lot more oomph in the bass department and it sounds overall more lively.

I still listen to the D5000 every day!

try unbuttoning the headband and see what condition the stock one is in.. he might of just put it on for extra comfort. I can tell the wood chambers are not old because the Denon logo hasn't rubbed off yet.
    
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Got DT 770 pro 80ohm deliver to my office today, and i must say i absolutely love them, haven't tried it on pc yet, but even on my crappy Samsung Ace they sound brilliant. thumb.gif
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post #12055 of 26393
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I still listen to the D5000 every day!
try unbuttoning the headband and see what condition the stock one is in.. he might of just put it on for extra comfort. I can tell the wood chambers are not old because the Denon logo hasn't rubbed off yet.

When I get home today, I definitely well. I might have to turn down the bass in the EQ a bit though to see if it I can hear more tightness and less oomph. The sustained oomph of the bass currently can be drowning at times depending on the song.
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post #12056 of 26393
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Got DT 770 pro 80ohm deliver to my office today, and i must say i absolutely love them, haven't tried it on pc yet, but even on my crappy Samsung Ace they sound brilliant. thumb.gif

If you're into any bass heavy/specific music, they are wonderful for that. The fact that you can wear them for hours on end and never feel discomfort is icing on the cake smile.gif.
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Couldn't have said it better myself thumb.gif Now i'll be able to test several amp's this weekend, and talk with someone who might custom build amp+dac relatively cheap (basically for cost of hardware in it) rolleyes.gif

Here's pictures to one of his recent projects (amp)

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post #12058 of 26393
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I've got to say, the Denon D2K's are the most comfy cans I have ever worn. The AKG K701's needed to make indentions on my head before they broke ME in. The AKG K550's feel like a vice clamp on my noggin. The Gardos SR60 fit rather well after hours of adjustment. The AT AD700 was simply too big for my head and would shift every time my head moved. All I had to do with the D2K is make sure the cups are properly rotated/aligned and it fit perfectly. biggrin.gifthumb.gif

PS: Does anyone have any suggestions for a portable semi hard pouch to carry these around in? I already looked into the Pelican cases and while cool, I don't want to carry a huge case/briefcase/bomb case around. I was also unable to find anything about a recommended Hippo case (I probably failed Google search) suggested by Head-Fi.

Yup... total fail on my part. Finally found the HippoCase L. Suggestions are still very welcome though!
Edited by OC'ing Noob - 11/14/12 at 7:44am
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post #12059 of 26393
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Originally Posted by jellybeans69 View Post

Couldn't have said it better myself thumb.gif Now i'll be able to test several amp's this weekend, and talk with someone who might custom build amp+dac relatively cheap (basically for cost of hardware in it) rolleyes.gif
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https://fbcdn-sphotos-f-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/29539_465989916787148_1858590137_n.jpg
https://fbcdn-sphotos-g-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/262184_465989516787188_1204220920_n.jpg

O2+ODAC is a fairly priced DAC+Amp combo I strongly suggest.
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He said he could build it as well if i wish actually (O2+ODAC) But yes it's one of options i'm currently looking it (~210 pounds with shipping) at epiphany acoustics.
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