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oh and I don't want to spend $1000+ on a Microsoft Surface 2 tablet or Ultrabook





you guys see where i'm going with this? additional backup and a much nicer presentation.

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Bay Trail's not that bad. I think maybe Dell Venue 8 Pro + powered USB hub would work?
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The Momentums are good but most certainly overpriced for what they offer.

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No beyerdynamic Custom One Pro?
I prefer warm and dark sound signatures. COP's are a bit U-shaped in their sound signature by what I read. I've never tried a Beyer can I liked.
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Bay Trail's not that bad. I think maybe Dell Venue 8 Pro + powered USB hub would work?

yes. somebody else suggested building an ITX computer, buy a really cheap Android tablet (that way everything is wireless) and use a remote desktop app called Splashtop.
    
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Hm, I thought the criticism of Custom One Pro was not enough treble (too much rolloff), quite unlike 770 / 880 / 990 and the Teslas.
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Hm, I thought the criticism of Custom One Pro was not enough treble (too much rolloff), quite unlike 770 / 880 / 990 and the Teslas.

After research, nobody knows what they actally sound like.
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Hm, I thought the criticism of Custom One Pro was not enough treble (too much rolloff), quite unlike 770 / 880 / 990 and the Teslas.

After research, nobody knows what they actally sound like.

Yeah, could well be that the type of people that got it aren't really reliable reviewers.

Wait, Tyll had them in for measurements (no full review):
http://www.innerfidelity.com/headphone-data-sheet-downloads

So yeah, the bass port doesn't affect the treble much. All settings look like they have shelved treble relative to most other headphones, especially most Beyers people think about.

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Bay Trail's not that bad. I think maybe Dell Venue 8 Pro + powered USB hub would work?

yes. somebody else suggested building an ITX computer, buy a really cheap Android tablet (that way everything is wireless) and use a remote desktop app called Splashtop.

Well, Venue 8 Pro, Asus Transformer Book T100, etc. are touch, run normal Windows, and are in the $300 range or a bit less, so that would be the cheapest route other than perhaps something Android that can run a USB DAC, but I wouldn't want to mess with that and Android media players.
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Yeah, could well be that the type of people that got it aren't really reliable reviewers.

Wait, Tyll had them in for measurements (no full review):
http://www.innerfidelity.com/headphone-data-sheet-downloads

So yeah, the bass port doesn't affect the treble much. All settings look like they have shelved treble relative to most other headphones, especially most Beyers people think about.
Well, Venue 8 Pro, Asus Transformer Book T100, etc. are touch, run normal Windows, and are in the $300 range or a bit less, so that would be the cheapest route other than perhaps something Android that can run a USB DAC, but I wouldn't want to mess with that and Android media players.

I think most would be surprised by my Note 3 > Magnum Amp/DAC combo with the HD 650. Poweramp is actually a really great Android based music player that I would say has an arguable better interface than even iOS (if that's your kinda thing). Same thing coming from the iPad with the same combo.
 
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I don't think my D/A converter would like Android. it would have to be Windows or MAC.

edit: JRiver is now on MAC and the Mytek Stereo 192 DSD does have a MAC driver and Firmware.
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