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post #1101 of 3147
Thats why I got them thumb.gif

I have an ASUS TF101 using Voodoo Sound as my portable (in a pinch it will acceptably drive the 650s) and my TiHD + samson monitors (built-in headphone amp) for home.
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For my office audiophile rig i have the HA-160Ds, here's one pic with the grado headphones:


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post #1103 of 3147
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If I brought in a DAC to work and used it regularly people would look at me like an alien... Plus I have to be able to hear everything around me too unfortunately frown.gif
post #1104 of 3147
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If I brought in a DAC to work and used it regularly people would look at me like an alien... Plus I have to be able to hear everything around me too unfortunately frown.gif

It doesn't happen when you have your own office. biggrin.gif
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Just dropped some cash for a Denon AVR-1912.

With summer rolling in and my father too stubborn to figure out how to work the AC, I can't wear headphones anymore. My long hair is bad enough, but with all this heat, headphones are just torturous. This receiver should power my Harmon Kardon speakers well enough as well as having a quite nice DAC. It was between this and the Pioneer VSX 1021-K.

I decided to spend the extra money for the Denon. The SQ is worth it.

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post #1106 of 3147
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I decided to spend the extra money for the Denon. The SQ is worth it.

Nice thumb.gif
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post #1107 of 3147
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I decided to spend the extra money for the Denon. The SQ is worth it.
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Seconded! I was looking at these recently and I really believe the 1912 is the 'sweet-spot' in the Denon lineup. Congrats and enjoy.
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Yeah, I was looking at the 2312CI and the Onkyo TX-NR609 as well and decided to go with this one. The Onkyo was cheaper, but..I prefer the Denon sound over the Onkyo sound. I think Onkyo sorta' plays more to British speakers and music.
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post #1109 of 3147
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Yeah, I was looking at the 2312CI and the Onkyo TX-NR609 as well and decided to go with this one. The Onkyo was cheaper, but..I prefer the Denon sound over the Onkyo sound. I think Onkyo sorta' plays more to British speakers and music.

lol. provided you aren't using any sort of odd dsp modes, they should sound the same at the same levels.
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Just dropped some cash for a Denon AVR-1912.
With summer rolling in and my father too stubborn to figure out how to work the AC, I can't wear headphones anymore. My long hair is bad enough, but with all this heat, headphones are just torturous. This receiver should power my Harmon Kardon speakers well enough as well as having a quite nice DAC. It was between this and the Pioneer VSX 1021-K.
I decided to spend the extra money for the Denon. The SQ is worth it.

Any certain reason you didnt get the Pioneer VSX 1021?? I have it and like it, and its sweet functions. Just a little complex to setup and figure out. I am new to this audio stuff. And I am wondering how good this little receiver really is.
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