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Okay, here it is:
Denon AH-C551K
or
V-Moda Vibe
prob the denons
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post #6182 of 38092
So, what's a good soundcard?
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post #6183 of 38092
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Originally Posted by soloz2 View Post
prob the denons
Yeah, I was going to go for the Denons, but then I saw this:
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However, the cable design of the Denon AH-C351 earphones is a bit questionable. First, they feature a "behind-the-head" style where the left earphone cable is significantly shorter than the right. This in itself isn't really an issue for most, but since the cord is very short (18 inches) in general, almost all uses (save those where a player is in a shirt pocket or affixed high on the body) require attaching the included extender (32 inches). The connection point puts extra weight on the earphones, which is then distributed entirely to the left earbud, thanks to the uneven cable lengths. This can have a tendency to pull the 'bud out of the ear--annoying. On the plus side, the cord is relatively thick and seems pretty durable.
I like when the buds have an even cord length from the splitter.

I'm looking at what Sennheiser has out atm.
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post #6184 of 38092
Sony V150s
Califone 3068
Skullcandy Smokin buds
Not really high end stuff, but I got good prices on all of it and they all perform pretty well.
    
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Hmm, I seem to have been missed earlier. I got a pair of Grado SR-125's, along with some comfie pads, which I did a quarter mod to. I'll post pics in a few hours.

I also got a pair of Skullcandy FMJ's for free, but they aren't that good.
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post #6186 of 38092
Update on my gear:

5H V2's died on me

Also, just added HD595's to me collection

That would make it (HD212 Pro, HD515, HD595, PA2V2 (portable amp))
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My Sony MDR-V700DJ's recently died on me after 6 years of constant abuse.

I was keen to go with the HD595's but ended up buying another set of Sony MDR-V700DJ's ! I figure for the price I pay, to get that kind of sound quality for that number of years , well , 'nuff said really.
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I hate it when computer hardware poops out and gets in the way of an audio upgrade
Yeah it really sucks. I'm thinking about getting a job full time soon.
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post #6189 of 38092
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So, what's a good soundcard?


Come on guys.
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post #6190 of 38092
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Come on guys.
Budget? What are you going to use it for? Etc?

EDIT: You will get a better/more responses if you start a thread. BTW, this thread is the "OCN Headphones Club."
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