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

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    Yes
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    No
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post #12061 of 26978
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Originally Posted by jellybeans69 View Post

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.

the O2 made a big difference with my DT770 Pro 80's compared to coming directly from the Titanium HD headphone out. the bass tightened up significantly. i attribute this to the change in damping factor, but i'm pretty new to the subject so take that for what it's worth. if you find the bass to be a little uncontrolled with your DT770's the O2 is the way to go. other amps may achieve the same result, just my personal experience with the O2.
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You have Tit HD , i have onboard dac, and i can fit only pci-e x4 internal on my mobo due to gpu. So i'll probably be going with odac+o2 combo. Custom built or shipped from epiphany - havent decided yet. Also i'll have quite a bunch of stuff to play with this weekend (O2 , maybe few others from already mentioned guy who does custom build them)
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post #12063 of 26978
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You have Tit HD , i have onboard dac, and i can fit only pci-e x4 internal on my mobo due to gpu. So i'll probably be going with odac+o2 combo. Custom built or shipped from epiphany - havent decided yet. Also i'll have quite a bunch of stuff to play with this weekend (O2 , maybe few others from already mentioned guy who does custom build them)

If the builder is reputable, I suggest custom built O2 as you can usually ask for features like custom panels (wood, acrylic, ect) or outputs like RCA.
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I think there is a bigger desktop version coming.
    
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if NwAvGuy ever resurfaces.
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post #12066 of 26978
I start school in Feb. taking electronic engineering for a year then hopefully audio production and technology after.
    
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post #12067 of 26978
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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.

the O2 made a big difference with my DT770 Pro 80's compared to coming directly from the Titanium HD headphone out. the bass tightened up significantly. i attribute this to the change in damping factor, but i'm pretty new to the subject so take that for what it's worth. if you find the bass to be a little uncontrolled with your DT770's the O2 is the way to go. other amps may achieve the same result, just my personal experience with the O2.
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post #12068 of 26978
well help a guy out. explain it so i can stop spouting damping factor BS.
Edited by Porter_ - 11/14/12 at 2:54pm
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post #12069 of 26978
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well help a guy out. explain it so i can stop spouting damping factor BS.

You can do it.

What does an amp do for headphones?
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post #12070 of 26978
i had assumed the amp circuitry in the Titanium HD was enough for headphones rated at 80 ohms (peak to 110 ohms) and 96 dB/mW sensitivity. but i'm beyond my threshold of knowledge here so feel free to not be so coy.
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