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I am going to buy me this for my hedphones: (50's)
http://www.jdslabs.com/item.php?fetchitem=48&gclid=CM_I5fCl_7MCFWrZQgodNzMAaQ


Any one have any good ideas on a AMP for my 2.1 Set up?
Help would be nice biggrin.gif
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i cant afford it right now. i might get it down the road, plus both of these are used so i got a pretty good deal.

Gotcha. id deff make sure you have the latest firmware installed.

I'm looking at the upgrading to the UMC-200 with either the XPA-3 and wait on the surrounds or run the UPA-700 and then get another amp down the road...
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i would go with a xpa-3 and get a 2ch later on for the surrounds. plus you cant go wrong with xpa-3, i actually had one before and sold it cause i moved to apartment, man it was a beastly amp.

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I purchased the XTi for it's DSP, I need it for the sub I'll be powering. A new fan for it should be here tomorrow, I picked up a Noctua, so it should be much quieter.
    
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Hi guys, i'm looking to buy one of this speakers, (Neumman KH 120 vs A7x vs CMS 50) and i got some a bit specific questions about them.
Q: Usage?
A: Music listening, (no production) mostly rock and instrumental music/vocals/blues/new age, i prefer detailed sound and huge soundstage, with decent lows.
Q: Room size?
A: 5x5m
Q: DAC/Soundcard?
A: Xonar STX, will be used as PC speakers.
would also like to know, which from this speakers use most quality parts, and the exact models of amps, for example i heard mosfet based amps are the best, and better then PWM/regular amps.

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i would go with a xpa-3 and get a 2ch later on for the surrounds. plus you cant go wrong with xpa-3, i actually had one before and sold it cause i moved to apartment, man it was a beastly amp.

what speakers are you pushing with yours?
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i'm running Polk RTi-a5 and csi-a4 center

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Just bought some Insignia NS-B2111 for $25. I wanted to try them out. For the price I got them I'm pleasantly surprised. Obviously I can't even begin to compare them to my KEFs.
    
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Picked up an audio-technica AT-LP120 record player. smile.gif

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^^^Looks very nice.

The stock potentiometer on the Bottlehead Crack has some low volume channel imbalance that is avoided with my recent purchase of a pair of 12db attenuators
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