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Question:

Good intro level soundcard to match the HD201's I just bought? For vista, might I add.
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Question:

Good intro level soundcard to match the HD201's I just bought? For vista, might I add.
Does it have to be an internal sound card, or would USB work for you, too?
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Question:

Good intro level soundcard to match the HD201's I just bought? For vista, might I add.
any prefrence on chipset? if you have the money go with a d1 or dx great little card for the money but if you dont i'd say extreme music or gamer. for entry level cards. *the xonar is better than them tho*

chip can post about the Dac's.
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post #6144 of 37776
So it's just me and the GS1k's for the next week ...

Stax Rig: on one week loan to local potential purchaser
RS1's: on two week loan (1 week local and 1 week with Soloz)

BUT ...

My local Houston bud whose thinking about buying the Stax rig did leave me something quite interesting to play with:



...



...

My humble little Stello has to work it's butt off at it's high gain setting but still provides a decent sound ... volume knob is somewhere near 3 oclock, though. LOL.

The K1000's actually sound better (more power anyway) out of my roommate's Marantz recievers headphone out ... that things got an unbelievably hot signal ...

Anyway ... like what I've heard from them but the Stello is certainly not the amp for them as the GS1k's sound 10x better once I switch back to it (and back the vol knob back to around 9 oclock) ...

Really interesting headphone, though ...
    
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post #6145 of 37776
Lol give them to me! My amps should have more than enough power for them.
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OMG K1000s, wow, wish you had an amp more suited to them so we could get a better review of them from you, defiantly a set of cans that I want to give a listen to down the road
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dt770's fit that description.
Are there any alternatives for closed cans?
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Are there any alternatives for closed cans?
Maybe the RP-21? I know they're hard to find overseas though, and owning both for the time being I can confidently say that the DT770 is all around more enjoyable.
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wooot soon i will be rocking out with a pair of these



except that they wont be silver dragons cable but soloz canare cable and dual entry.

cheers

and yes this was the purchase i was hinting at around 2 weeks ago. you wont belive the price im geting the 750's for. ill tells you once i get them and post pics
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Maybe the RP-21? I know they're hard to find overseas though, and owning both for the time being I can confidently say that the DT770 is all around more enjoyable.
No doubt I'll be getting those then . I need a new motherboard first though, this one is crapping out on me, losing network connection randomly, it won't boot and other funny things :/
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