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when you spend most of your days defending yourself instead of loving the hobby with others it's time to go.
    
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My new cables came in!


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when you spend most of your days defending yourself instead of loving the hobby with others it's time to go.

It's a real shame it happens. Most of the time it's alright though, and I guess ignoring those people that talk down is always an option.
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post #14204 of 38128
look at this nonsense

http://www.overclock.net/t/1371749/what-is-a-good-headphone-amp/120#post_19629742
http://www.overclock.net/t/1376501/just-get-an-amp-or-dac-amp

waste my time with this indecisive newbie only to find out he doesn't have the money and not only does he drag the thread out but starts a second.

I bent over backwards to help this guy when I was sick as a dog frown.gif
Edited by bumblebee1980 - 3/30/13 at 2:06am
    
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post #14205 of 38128
Are you talking about FEAST and chinesekiwi's posts? Because they are correct.

I wish you better health but that must not be conflated with healthy debate.
Edited by friend'scatdied - 3/30/13 at 6:19am
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Usually when I'm sick, I'm on the computer more.
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look at this nonsense

http://www.overclock.net/t/1371749/what-is-a-good-headphone-amp/120#post_19629742
http://www.overclock.net/t/1376501/just-get-an-amp-or-dac-amp

waste my time with this indecisive newbie only to find out he doesn't have the money and not only does he drag the thread out but starts a second.

I bent over backwards to help this guy when I was sick as a dog frown.gif

Audio beginners have zero idea what the price range is for audiophile sound equipment. All they know is they want better sound. This is why whenever I try to personally help anyone, I establish their budget very early on. That said, if it is your hobby and people attack you for it, just ignore them. It's such an awesome feature (until someone quotes people you blocked). Should try it sometime! biggrin.gif
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oh wow i didn't even know the d-zero existed, thanks for pointing that out! for headphones, i don't really know. i found that i wanted a bit more bass than the s4s had if that's any help. i think i would lean to something with more bass, but i'm going to a place on the weekend to test out some headphones so if you have suggestions for either bassier or more neutral i'd love to hear them so i can listen and see which i prefer.
:/ Kinda hard to compare headphones to canalphones in terms of bass. ATH-M50 will be at the upper limit of your budget.
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is the s4 something that would benefit from a decent dac?
Depends on the music source. If it's bad quality music, it's still gonna be bad quality music.
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post #14209 of 38128
I highly suggest ignoring people like that. More so, post only if you want to. Not because you have to.

As for the zo2 it's only an amp.
I think you should first look into good earphones or headphones rather than worry about a dac, let alone an amp.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by OC'ing Noob View Post

Audio beginners have zero idea what the price range is for audiophile sound equipment. All they know is they want better sound. This is why whenever I try to personally help anyone, I establish their budget very early on. That said, if it is your hobby and people attack you for it, just ignore them. It's such an awesome feature (until someone quotes people you blocked). Should try it sometime! biggrin.gif

Also there's a reason why this thread is a sticky:

http://www.overclock.net/t/1209918/requesting-some-audio-advice-here-read-this-first

Actually come to think of it, I'll sticky it on all three subforums. Will do it now.
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