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Stupid question I'm guessing, but does the software EQ still output through the amp even though you're using a USB DAC?

And boy, the HD 800 look beautiful.
 
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Originally Posted by Aaranu View Post

As promised a few pages back, My collection. Sorry about the blur dont know why that happened today.





But seriously those HD800s are beautiful. Do they sound as good as they look?
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post #15713 of 37808


just added these for gym use... using my m100's or ath ad700s wouldn't work to well there. They look plasticy and cheap but are pretty damn great sounding and the ear hooks are GREAT, very soft, the cable+ear hooks are a soft rubber. Sound Magic eh11
post #15714 of 37808
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Originally Posted by pez View Post

Stupid question I'm guessing, but does the software EQ still output through the amp even though you're using a USB DAC?

Yep. The DAC handles whatever signals the computer passes to it, including the EQ.
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post #15715 of 37808
The HD800s sound better then they look imo smile.gif
    
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post #15716 of 37808
The HD 800s are one of those headphones you have to see in real life to fully appreciate.

It's a shame the finish is so delicate (you can scratch off the silver paint with your fingernail).
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post #15717 of 37808
HD800's are great in sound...but the price, doesn't sound great. Pun intended.
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Hahaha this is true! I figured if i just went out and bought the tipy top i would no longer feel the urge to upgrade, Mission accomplished.
    
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post #15719 of 37808
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I figured if i just went out and bought the tipy top i would no longer feel the urge to upgrade

mmmmmmmmmmmm.... Tippy top huh?



You sure? devil-smiley-019.gif
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Just thought to chime in - a cheap knock off of the AKG headphone line is the SUPERLUX:
http://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_1?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=superlux

My friend bought 2 pairs, and I heard them - great set of headphones I must say.

On the subject of the AKG's I will be receiving the AKG 551's to review smile.gif
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