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Sennheiser PC350

Excellent headphone comparable to the electrostatic STAX that I had back in the day. With an advantage that it has an industrial-strength cord that withstands the abuse a sloppy guy like me dishes out to anything with reach.


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Edited by ACharmingQuark - 10/2/10 at 2:27pm
    
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post #8682 of 37653
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Originally Posted by chinesekiwi View Post
you will need a decent source / soundcard and amplification for it.
Cool Cool
I just got the ASUS Xonar Essence STX so I should be good.
Thanks

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829132010
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Originally Posted by -=DGA=-Three View Post
Cool Cool
I just got the ASUS Xonar Essence STX so I should be good.
Thanks

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16829132010
Not what many people would consider a decent source or amp, not enough for 650's that is.
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I'd like to add a set to my name, Just bought a pair of Sennheiser HD280 Pro's and I have to say for a closed set of non-amplified headphones to walk around with on the bus and what not, I'm VERY impressed.
     
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Not what many people would consider a decent source or amp, not enough for 650's that is.
I completely disagree. You don't need to spend as much on the source as you do on the headphones in order to enjoy them. That sound card should work perfectly fine.

Might want to look at an amp though, the higher end Sennheisers usually really like having one.
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For some reason the amp (or whatever it is) in my Nexus one sounds better and is much louder than the amp on my E-MU 0202. Listening with DT 770s.
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New guy here, repping dt770/600, ath-ad700, MS1, and the ones in my avatar, the Tesla T1 . Oh, and HD60s (HA, j/k...)
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So I just got my AD700's back after not having them for like 5 months. I prefer my RX700's now... Unless I'm listening to some 'easy listening' type stuff. Then the sound stage and clear highs are worth the loss of low end.
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So I just got my AD700's back after not having them for like 5 months. I prefer my RX700's now... Unless I'm listening to some 'easy listening' type stuff. Then the sound stage and clear highs are worth the loss of low end.
is your rx700 modded?
if so, with which mods?
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hey guys..id like to get some decent ear-buds for my iPhone while im bike riding......i don't want to spend a ton as again they are just for biking........any ideas?
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