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You could get a K701, but he's just saying you'd be severely underwhelmed by its sound. If you were able to save up another $100-200 relatively quickly for an amp or soundcard with a headphone amplifier, then it would be worth it.
 
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If you're into hip-hop I would stay away from the 4.Ai. I had them for a while and they are a good neutral iem, but bass production is very underwhelming for that type of music.

Now that I read what you're looking for, I think the ASG-2 is a perfect candidate. Also, you said you can't afford customs, but there are some very reasonably priced options out there that would suit you quite well. For example, the 1964 Ears V3 is only $425 and the sound sig would be perfect for you, and a linear upgrade from the 3.Ai.

That's where my PFE232's satisfy me smile.gif
Also the EX1000 could be another option to look at.
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I was into IEMs, but ever since the Triple.fi 10s, I haven't really looked back. I'm so in love with them, I haven't had the desire for anything but a custom as my next step up.

TF10's are also a great choice, but their mids are very veiled.
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Just bought sound magic eh11's for the gym and casual use... http://www.amazon.com/SoundMAGIC-EH11-Sports-In-Ear-Headphones/dp/B005HP3OCO/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1368892492&sr=8-1&keywords=soundmagic+eh11

Thinking about possibly getting a objective dac/amp for my v moda m100s soon! These headphones sound great once you add some mids into the EQ, female vocals were a little too recessed for my liking before.. but thats cause its all mainly electro i listen too
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That's where my PFE232's satisfy me smile.gif
Also the EX1000 could be another option to look at.
TF10's are also a great choice, but their mids are very veiled.

Yeah, but that's my kinda thing wink.gif.
 
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Hi,

I am now looking at a few options after a day of research.

1: Grado SR125i's
2: ATH A700X's
3:SoundMagic HP100's
4: AKG K550's


I am still up for suggestions ect.

I have plans for buying a AMP and DAC for Christmas this year.
Edited by Tsar - 5/18/13 at 9:53am
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a lot of people on head-fi love the soundmagic h100's but they don't fit well on people that have larger heads i think.
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I have a medium/small sized head in case anyone is wondering.
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Hi,

I am now looking at a few options after a day of research.

1: Grado SR125i's
2: ATH A700X's
3:SoundMagic HP100's
4: AKG K550's


I am still up for suggestions ect.

I have plans for buying a AMP and DAC for Christmas this year.

What music did you like listening to again?
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What music did you like listening to again?

Also I might suggest sennheiser's to that list - they are readily available in the UK.
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Hi,

I listen to Queen and other 60's rock.

Also stray into 50's music with some mild use for younger music such as nirvana but mainly 50's-70's

Nothing bass heavy and no heavy rock in any way. Very little electronica.

I do also listen to some music on Vinyl such as Queen, Beatles and The Kinks.
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