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post #12721 of 37795
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Originally Posted by OC'ing Noob View Post

So I ordered a pair of HE400 and HD650 from Amazon. Trying to figure out which one to keep. This is so hard... frown.gif, I do plan on getting a tube amp next month, so I am leaning on keeping the HD650. I love how Teresa Teng sounds wearing them.

looking forward to your impressions. just absolutely love my 650's. fantastic vocals.
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post #12722 of 37795
Do either headphones have any sort of burn in time?
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post #12723 of 37795
650s are good.
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post #12724 of 37795

I have some HFI-580's at the moment but after I get my taxes back and pay off my car my extra cash is going towards a HE-500 to use with my STX for a short while. I'll then pick up the Schiit Lyr for the headphone amp and just use the STX as the DAC for quite a while.

 

This is how I'm imagining it in my head at least. I'll probably want to drop my money on it all at once I receive the HE-500's :/

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Currently running HFI-580s (Hey there b-rock wink.gif ) with a E07K AMP/DAC combo.

Time to buy some ~$150 IEMs... Simca, any advice for IEMs in this price range with "consumer bass" ? smile.gif
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post #12726 of 37795
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just absolutely love my 650's. fantastic vocals.
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post #12727 of 37795
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any advice for IEMs in this price range with "consumer bass" ? smile.gif

VSONIC GR07 Bass Edition would be my top pick. A little above your budget at $180 online but very much worth it.

http://www.lendmeurears.com/product_info.php?products_id=54

Reviews and impressions:

http://www.headphiles.org/index.php?t=msg&th=2815&prevloaded=1&&start=

http://www.head-fi.org/t/630585/vsonic-gr07-bass-edition-impressions

There's also the Klipsch Image X10 from Amazon at $100-ish but you do have to handle them carefully as many have reported they have durability issues (mainly the stress relief going into the earpieces splitting).
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Ugh, browser issues! Mods, please delete my duplicate posts.
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The definition of bass on head fi is a slight bump...I can give you a long list of bass heavy earphones if you want.
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DT-990 PRO's, I've heard. I haven't received them yet, and I already love them rolleyes.gif
 
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