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post #12251 of 38086
@HPE1000

FWIW- I run the RX900 and a Fiio E5 and love the combo.
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post #12252 of 38086
SR850 is a good choice.
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post #12253 of 38086
I just got the ha-rx700's today, and they seem pretty good. I knew it took some time to break them in, so I just went to youtube and played a 2 hour dubstep loop for ~3hrs or so and they sounded better than when I first listened to them. Now I guess I will do it again, they say it takes about 8 hours or so of use before they fully break in.
 
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post #12254 of 38086
in my personal experience, it usually takes 6-10 hours for brain break-in.
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post #12255 of 38086
So... my sister is going to buy me a pair of HD 201's to replace the HD 535's that broke on me, as a b-day gift. No where near the quality of sound, however, it's still a decent replacement.
    
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Was thinking of giving my HD 555 to my dad and getting the HD 598 since they come with that $30 gift card. Would I hear much of a improvement?
post #12257 of 38086
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Originally Posted by Simca View Post

SR850 is a good choice.

cool.. so the other question

Dont have any headphone amp's currently. Only using on-board audio. Lookin at getting the Behringer UCA202 because im lookin to get the M-Audio AV40's in the future and that was what was suggested to me to use. Or should i look into something like the FiiO E7 or E10??
 
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So, I have the HARX700's, but I have only used them for about 5 hours max. I read plenty of reviews about people saying they sound amazing after 10 or more hours, and I also read reviews of people saying the bass can be overpowering and shake the headphones. I am having the complete opposite of that, they don't shake at all, even on bass boosted songs at 100% volume. So will the bass get louder when they are broken in more?
 
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post #12259 of 38086
no probably not but your brain will adjust to the sound signature. if you're not happy with the bass try applying a little EQ.
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Originally Posted by HPE1000 View Post

So, I have the HARX700's, but I have only used them for about 5 hours max. I read plenty of reviews about people saying they sound amazing after 10 or more hours, and I also read reviews of people saying the bass can be overpowering and shake the headphones. I am having the complete opposite of that, they don't shake at all, even on bass boosted songs at 100% volume. So will the bass get louder when they are broken in more?

Do you find yourself a bit of a basshead? I found the bass to be adequate. I'm not sure I would ever classify them as 'shaking the headphones'. They don't really have a tight grip on ones head, so maybe you aren't getting a good over-the-ear seal. However, the sound card or source could have a lot to do with these.
 
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