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So far my Triple.Fi 10's have seen 30+ hours of burn-in and the sound has had noticeable improvements.

Anyways, I've been switching between the Comply foam tips and the silicon tips to try to find the tips that work best. The Comply foam tips are extremely comfy and isolate really nicely. The sound is a lot warmer and the bass is slightly deeper. My problem with them is how malleable they become when they warm up. Since I use them in class I need to take them out a lot, the more I do this the harder it gets to obtain a seal again. The only way around this is to let them cool off or I put up with them becoming less sealed.
Moving onto the silicon tips (which I'm using right now), the sound is drastically different from the foam tips. When used the Triple.Fi 10's have a colder sound with the treble being a lot more noticeable like Etymotics. While the clarity is nice, I definitely preferred the warmer sound.

So I may switch back to the Comply foam tips yet again.
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Originally Posted by Marin View Post
So far my Triple.Fi 10's have seen 30+ hours of burn-in and the sound has had noticeable improvements.

Anyways, I've been switching between the Comply foam tips and the silicon tips to try to find the tips that work best. The Comply foam tips are extremely comfy and isolate really nicely. The sound is a lot warmer and the bass is slightly deeper. My problem with them is how malleable they become when they warm up. Since I use them in class I need to take them out a lot, the more I do this the harder it gets to obtain a seal again. The only way around this is to let them cool off or I put up with them becoming less sealed.
Moving onto the silicon tips (which I'm using right now), the sound is drastically different from the foam tips. When used the Triple.Fi 10's have a colder sound with the treble being a lot more noticeable like Etymotics. While the clarity is nice, I definitely preferred the warmer sound.

So I may switch back to the Comply foam tips yet again.
I'll have to try some Comply with my super.fi 3's, I'm also considering the triple.fi 10's as my next IEM - I gotta save my pennies first though.

How do you find the fit? It took my a while to get used to the size and shape of mine. Have you tried the 'flipside mod', basically reverse each earphone (and wear left in right ear and right in left) so they sit against the ear instead of sticking out.
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I use Comply tips on all of my IEMs and I don't think I'll ever go back to silicone tips ever again except to experiment.
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I use Comply tips on all of my IEMs and I don't think I'll ever go back to silicone tips ever again except to experiment.
Some silicone tips are better sound quality wise tbh.
Koss Silicone Earcushions and Sony Hybrids (EPEX10A) come to mind with some models of earphones.
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Have you tried the 'flipside mod', basically reverse each earphone (and wear left in right ear and right in left) so they sit against the ear instead of sticking out.
Why would you do that though and screw up the entire soundstage?
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It makes them much comfier and a lot less obtrusive. I have no qualms with a back to front soundstage when listening on-the-go
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I'll have to try some Comply with my super.fi 3's, I'm also considering the triple.fi 10's as my next IEM - I gotta save my pennies first though.

How do you find the fit? It took my a while to get used to the size and shape of mine. Have you tried the 'flipside mod', basically reverse each earphone (and wear left in right ear and right in left) so they sit against the ear instead of sticking out.
Too bad you werent able to jump on the Amazon deal about a week ago.

I should've bought a few pairs to tell on OCN, but didn't want to get burned by sitting on unused inventory.
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Too bad you werent able to jump on the Amazon deal about a week ago.

I should've bought a few pairs to tell on OCN, but didn't want to get burned by sitting on unused inventory.
I think that was USA only - besides that - I had no money
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