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post #32831 of 38600
As someone who's owned a pair of K712's for over two years.... Raised eyebrow from me about how it's better than all the others he has after only fifteen minutes. They're a nice pair of headphones, but definitely a pair you want to listen to for several weeks as many state they benefit from burn in and they have a peculiar sound to them that not everyone agrees with.

I'll never part with mine, but still. I'm not used to seeing fan boy levels of zealotry after someone has listened for fifteen minutes to a pair of AKG's, especially one that swooned heavily over every new item to cross their desk (and sell a day later).

Give them at least through the weekend to see if that feeling is still there smile.gif
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@Farih, whats the verdict with the HD650s? Keeping the demo units smile.gif ? Sorry if you mentionwd it earlier but what DAC/amp are you using with them?
   
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OH.MY.GAWD... I think I just swooned. I HAVE to get these...

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So many variants, so little cash.
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I hate you money!
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OH.MY.GAWD... I think I just swooned. I HAVE to get these...


New Massdrop edition, or?
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I'm glad to no longer be tempted by stuff like the TH-X00 variants now that I've jumped into the deep end. The ebony is definitely a sexy can though biggrin.gif.
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I'm glad to no longer be tempted by stuff like the TH-X00 variants now that I've jumped into the deep end. The ebony is definitely a sexy can though biggrin.gif.

I am not tempted by the sound ironically, just the pure sexiness of the design with ebony cups. tongue.gif I like the way the TH-X00 Mahogany cups sound so any improvements to bass extension and treble range would be icing. That ebony! I am in love!
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Gorgeous but I think I'd rather go with ZMF, which has a plethora of wood options anyway. Both designed around bass, one is a planar while the other isn't, both well received.
 
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