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Just picked up a used set og AKG 701's, and I got a new Asus Xonar Essence STX to power them..

I love them! I got them both traded to me for an Xbox, did I get a good deal?
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Just picked up a used set og AKG 701's, and I got a new Asus Xonar Essence STX to power them..
I love them! I got them both traded to me for an Xbox, did I get a good deal?

I would say that''s a great deal, especially with the headphone output quality the STX is supposed to give. Then again, I think a lot of things are more useful than a Xbox tongue.gif.
 
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Just picked up a used set og AKG 701's, and I got a new Asus Xonar Essence STX to power them..
I love them! I got them both traded to me for an Xbox, did I get a good deal?

fantastic deal
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Just picked up a used set og AKG 701's, and I got a new Asus Xonar Essence STX to power them..
I love them! I got them both traded to me for an Xbox, did I get a good deal?

In retail value alone, yes indeed
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a discrete design that can output 1.2 watts and has an output impedance of 0.1 ohm for $99 is impressive.
    
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My beloved Samson SR850s. I adore these things. It was a difference of night and day when I upgraded from my HD202s which I got back in 2007.




I used to have an old, broken Logitech Driving Force Pro. While I was messing with it and disassembled it, I decided to use the clamps as my headphone stands. I am so genius. thumb.gif
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I know its not directly related to headphones, but what music streaming services do you use if any?

I got an email this morning from last.fm telling me they were making the desktop app a paid service, I used last.fm at the very least 5 hours a day, so I moved to spotify this morning. I off the bat noticed the audio quality seemed far better even on the free version and I am liking it, I am not sure if I want premium which will cost around 120$ a year which gives you higher quality steaming, but I think the free version is outstanding so I might just keep that.
 
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10/10

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