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to any of you guys who are on the go autiophiles hehe, what mp3 player do you think has the clearest sound or the best sound to you.cuz to day i used my headset on an i pod nano and i couldn't get nearly as much bass is i sould from my sansa e250 but i always herd that i pods had the better sound quality.
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it depends alot on the codec to . . for the best quality use a line out dock to an amp . . and make sure all music is in the highest quality you have available.
 
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it depends alot on the codec to . . for the best quality use a line out dock to an amp . . and make sure all music is in the highest quality you have available.
True...I have noticed that alot of quality comes from how the mp3 is created. Since I recieved my headphones I can't even listen to the mp3's that I did not rip personally.
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well i just checked it out i dont know bit rate i tunes are formated in but all of these in the nano are bought and on mine am listening to 128 and still the same thing i even tried changing around the eq settings and still the sansa goes higher
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those seem to be the ones I might go for... but not 100%... anywho I ain't got the money so not too sure what I'd do...
Maybe I'll build some sort of harness to hold my Event 20/20's with some steel 3" pipe... then carry around a few marine batteries and I'm SET!

EDIT: I skipped a few pages and man Druid nice AMP! BTW real cute pictures too... I wonder if that's the way to guarantee an audiophile in the making...?
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well i just checked it out i dont know bit rate i tunes are formated in but all of these in the nano are bought and on mine am listening to 128 and still the same thing i even tried changing around the eq settings and still the sansa goes higher
I think your best bet to quality audio still lies in a line-out dock and an amp (can be found for pretty cheap.)
 
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to any of you guys who are on the go autiophiles hehe, what mp3 player do you think has the clearest sound or the best sound to you.cuz to day i used my headset on an i pod nano and i couldn't get nearly as much bass is i sould from my sansa e250 but i always herd that i pods had the better sound quality.
yeah, most audiophiles who use an iPod use a LOD to an external amp. Most use FLAC files as well. Personally I use high quality mp3 rips only because not all my DAPs can play FLAC.


I have a portable amp in my FS thread that is good for the money and can help you with a LOD for a nice budget/beginner combo.
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post #709 of 38129
Alright folks, I just made payment for a new SinglePower MPX3 SLAM amp, so my PPX3 has got to go to recoup funds and to make room on my rack (although I'd love to keep both...) And since I was able to get a good deal and I'm in a good mood right now (my new speakers will be here tomorrow!!!!) I'm going to pass this deal along to anyone here!

So my PPX3 that is listed in my FS thread and several tubes for rolling... mostly hard to find RCA clear tops that sell for about $30 a pair (and I've got a few pairs) altogether about $150 in extra tubes. If you were to buy this setup new it would run you about $1k for the amp ($800 plus ship/tax) and tubes.

For any OCN Headphone club member who would like this amp it'll be $500 plus ship/pp fees. It doesn't get much better than this folks, and I'd rather see this amp go go someone who will really appreciate it instead of someone who has multiple amps and won't use it every day.
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man u have a lot of money for headphone stuff
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