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It looks so good by itself, and I'd gladly get it for my FiiO E7 but I just really really hate the look of iPod docks and anything equivalent. I don't like stuff sticking out of my other stuff, it looks silly. Oh well, the Indeed G2 must do, atleast it doesn't buzz now that I got a RCA Black Plate for it.
I hear you...the dock does kind of ruin the aesthetics. But, it's one powerful little amp that is so inexpensive.
    
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I currently have Shure SRH 840s. Would I benefit from getting the FiiO E7 for use with my desktop and laptop?
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840s are pretty easy to drive, and there probably wouldn't be hardly any noticeable difference. For portable use though, it would depend on your player. Like my archos 5 internet media tablet can not drive my 840s at all.
    
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I currently have Shure SRH 840s. Would I benefit from getting the FiiO E7 for use with my desktop and laptop?
If you're using integrated sound or a budget sound card and are intending to use the FiiO E7 as a DAC, then most certainly you will benefit from it. Even headphones that don't demand amplification and function well without an amplifier benefit greatly from an improved source. Just so you know that this is incorrect:
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840s are pretty easy to drive, and there probably wouldn't be hardly any noticeable difference.
, since there's more to good audio than amplification. A lackluster source with bad signal to noise ratio, muddy bass and distorting highs and bad soundstaging will rape the best headphones even when combined with the best amplifiers. Every component of the audio chain should be equally good to maximize synergy, because every other link in the audio chain is always compromised by the weakest.
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Not really audio equipment per se...but I did purchase a headphone stand.


    
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Actually kinda disturbing. I can't imagine waking up and seeing that on my desk without freaking out.
    
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Not really audio equipment per se...but I did purchase a headphone stand.
I always though those and the phrenology skull were neat stands
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Just got my D5000 and my Woo Audio 3 Amp in the mail, and now I'm off to buy some parts for the Gamma2 DAC I'm building.
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Just got my D5000 and my Woo Audio 3 Amp in the mail, and now I'm off to buy some parts for the Gamma2 DAC I'm building.

Pics would be great. I had a Woo amp for my D5000's also. I ended up getting a different amp and selling the Woo.
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