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I think I get what both of you are saying ...Electrocutors point -set the sampling rate to a high level so that the sound quality is reduced at little as possible, and with Darren's point -match the sampling rate to the source because it won't get of higher quality if setting a sample rate higher than the original?

Yeah: set it to what your source is. For example, 24-bit 192KHz if watching a blu-ray; 16-bit 44KHz for CD/MP3; 24-bit 48KHz or 96KHz usually for DVD; AAC can be 16 or 24 bit and usually 44KHz, 48KHz or 96KHz; etc
post #1262 of 3150
Sansa clip+ 2gb, best 30$ i've spent in a long while:D

The SQ is excellent and it outclasses everything in it's price range.

I use IEMS though, I doubt it can handle my Senn Hd 580s
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Just received my replacement ER-4P's today. My original ER-4P had intermittent channel issues and a cracked transducer stem.

So yeah, I decided to replace them since the ER-4P holds a special place in my heart as my very first audiophile-grade IEM. I'm burning them in as I type this.

Hopefully they will last until I make the final jump to custom IEMs.
    
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Sansa clip+ 2gb, best 30$ i've spent in a long while:D
The SQ is excellent and it outclasses everything in it's price range.
I use IEMS though, I doubt it can handle my Senn Hd 580s

I love it for jogging and working out. Great piece.
post #1265 of 3150
I just picked up a set of Razer Tiamat 7.1's and a Asus ROG Xonar Phoebus, the two sound amazing together, especially after I flicked on the Bass Flex II.

When I first heard it, I was puking rainbows.
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I just picked up a set of Razer Tiamat 7.1's and a Asus ROG Xonar Phoebus, the two sound amazing together, especially after I flicked on the Bass Flex II.

When I first heard it, I was puking rainbows.

I can guarantee you did not get your money's worth with those headphones.
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I can guarantee you did not get your money's worth with those headphones.

I use them for purely gaming, and I already have a good set of PC 350s for listening to music, anyways, I am happy.
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I just got a brand new pair of KEF iQ10s for $80 at Fry's. They had a few other audio goodies, but these stood out (obviously). A big upgrade from the Cambridge Audio S20.
    
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Very nice!

I just picked up a pair of KEF Q100s. Not the prettiest speaker, but I really like the sound.
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I just picked up a set of Razer Tiamat 7.1's and a Asus ROG Xonar Phoebus, the two sound amazing together, especially after I flicked on the Bass Flex II.
When I first heard it, I was puking rainbows.
Do external Sound cards improve the quality very much? My MB has 7.1 surround with TruTHX technology. Can you even tell a difference?
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