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can some one explain to me exactly what the burn in process with speakers,headphones and or earbuds is? and would it happen in a set of fx33s
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Some people call it "break in" or "run in". From the technical view, burn-in is the process to loosen the diaphragm of the newly crafted headphone and to stress the headphone driver. Although there is no scientific proof of burn-in, the effect of burn-in is solid and noticeable. The audiophile community generally agree that the sound qualify will be changed after burn-in. In fact, the term "burn-in" is not specifically used only in acoustic, it is the preparation step for the mechanical equipment and the process of making something more comfortable to use.


There are different ways to burn-in a headphone (and earphone), including white noise, pink noise, radio noise, sine sweep, bass, etc. There is no statistic for the efficiency of each method.
I like to just play my playlist on repeat for a week or two, while I'm at work.
    
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I've read that the most drastic changes occur within the first few hours. Not sure if this is true or not.
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nice i felt that with my fx33s when i first got them i thought" whats all the hype they sound just like a cheap set ) then i learned about the squishing the memory fome(i dont kno how to spell it) they were better but still not best the bass started coming in real well the third day after i had used them for about 17 hours, so wait the fx66 are gonna get even better! wow! this things are worth more than $34
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i d k who the president is stil but can u change my xbass head phones out cuz as off today they are blown lol or something i d k whats with them but there gone but i have a new pair of fx66s
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got my new headphones sure theyre not audiophile like all you guys in here but i love them

pls update for da9pwnsu Steelsound 5H V2 USB!

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nice i felt that with my fx33s when i first got them i thought" whats all the hype they sound just like a cheap set ) then i learned about the squishing the memory fome(i dont kno how to spell it) they were better but still not best the bass started coming in real well the third day after i had used them for about 17 hours, so wait the fx66 are gonna get even better! wow! this things are worth more than $34
i actually just read that the marshmallows have kinda a double burn in. like the first 50 hours they go from sounding really cheap to pretty nice but very boomy. but then over the next like 1000 hours they continue to burn in and become much more balanced
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Well burn in is an apt description for what my pulsating preamp is up to...I could toast bread with this lil box.
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i actually just read that the marshmallows have kinda a double burn in. like the first 50 hours they go from sounding really cheap to pretty nice but very boomy. but then over the next like 1000 hours they continue to burn in and become much more balanced
very true there beasts after 2 or three days i couldn't even believe the bass and after i modded the bass went perfect with the new treble it was great, makes work a much easier place to be

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got my new headphones sure theyre not audiophile like all you guys in here but i love them

pls update for da9pwnsu Steelsound 5H V2 USB!
well my head sets aren't $100+ either so don't feel a lone
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I mean it's PULSATING ...

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Well burn in is an apt description for what my pulsating preamp is up to...I could toast bread with this lil box.


That's just busting me up mang.

Don't forget to turn it off when your finished.

    
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Yeah. since I am not Folding on the amp I guess I could shut it off once in a while.

Winamp Shoutcast Radio BellyUp4Blues is sounding very good tonight
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