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post #6161 of 38086
hm.. i really wana try the k1000's
    
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I heard those have the widest soundstage on any headphone ever made. I would love to hear how those sound.
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post #6163 of 38086
as would i but i do not have anything near powerfull enough to drive the things.
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post #6164 of 38086
NFF you should really invest in some top quality amps/dacs to power your headphones. I would hate for you to get those and underpower/underperform them.
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Updated. BTW Soloz, I still need to buy a Soloz Audio cable for my HD580.

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I'll join in. I got a set of Denon D1001S.
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Originally Posted by tombom View Post
Chipp: Whichever sounds better. Internal would be better I'm assuming right?

And links for all these would be appreciated.
Neither would sound better than the other, per se. There are both products in both categories. Generally, I think the external market is more versatile and has more high quality offerings because it includes sand-alone DACs that are not necessarily designed as computer audio products.

I personally like the "bonus value" of standalone products. My "sound card" is a USB E-Mu 0404. I use it with my computer downstairs, I can take it upstairs to use with my speaker rig/laptop, I do recording work with it, and I've even used it as a 2-channel mixer at a concert before. Obviously those last two points wont matter to everybody, but it certainly is not something I could have done with my old X-Fi.
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post #6168 of 38086
So, recent updates in the Champaign meet thread leave some possibility that both the HD800 and PS1000 might make a showing. If so, I will provide everyone on OCN with as much impression details as possible, that I can assure you.
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Hey guys, I'm in the market for a pair of headphones for on the bus...what do you guys use when your on the go? Earbuds? I was thinking about just getting some HD201s...but the cord on them is really long and I know that would get pretty annoying.

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