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My vote is obviously for the TF10s tongue.gif.
 
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Originally Posted by OC'ing Noob View Post

I was primarily concerned about sanitary reasons, though I do have clean ear canals if I say so myself. tongue.gif


Thanks guys! I am considering selling my Etymotics HF2 later on and getting either some UE TF10, Senn IE80, or AKG K3003i. Will be going out of the country in a few months and it will be the straw that breaks the camel's back in my decision to purchase new IEM's. I have been meaning to for a while.

Interesting choice of earphones.
No idea why the PFE232's, W3's, heir4a's, EX1000's aren't in your list.
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Interesting choice of earphones.
No idea why the PFE232's, W3's, heir4a's, EX1000's aren't in your list.

I assume it's because he gets a sizable discount on those models/brands. $650 for a K3003i is unbeatable for the level of performance it provides.

I'm facing the tough decision right now of whether to keep my K3003is and compare them to my Sennheiser Baby Orpheus which are arriving shortly, or to sell them to fund refurbishment of the Baby O.

I plan on replacing the headband, earpads, O-rings and buying a HE60-to-Stax adapter cable. Depending on how the HE60 performs against the W3000ANV, I will either sell it (after refurbishing) or keep it and purchase a Woo Audio WEE and power it from my integrated amp (selling the W3K in the process).

Very stressful decisions ahead. wackosmiley.gif
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Ah fair play!
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Interesting choice of earphones.
No idea why the PFE232's, W3's, heir4a's, EX1000's aren't in your list.

I can get the TF10 at $200 and the K3003i at $650. Would the other IEM's still be competitive considering the price performance ratio?
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post #16216 of 38135
Well I can't comment on earphones I've not heard, like the akg.
However the tf10 is worth that price, but normally can be had at around $150-100. I would also highly suggest a silver/copper custom cable for the tf10s, makes a huge difference
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To possibly expand my choices, I get discounts from the following companies currently for audio:

- AKG
- JH Audio
- Klipsche
- Logitech
- JBL
- Harmon Kaden
- House of Marley
- Plantronics
- M-Audio

* There are a couple of others that I am forgetting
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Just curioius, but would Logitech be supplying you with a brand new set of TF10s?
 
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Just curioius, but would Logitech be supplying you with a brand new set of TF10s?

I would assume so
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Someone over at a Danish forum has offered to let me try out the Hifiman HE500 next week so i will be trying those out

Anyone here that have anythng to say about them?

They are THE best headphones under 1K. LCD2s are the next step up.
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