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I got some new Sennheiser HD800 headphones for my birthday today, still running them in but incredible detail, very excited!
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I got some new Sennheiser HD800 headphones for my birthday today, still running them in but incredible detail, very excited!

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I actually got these about a month ago, but I figured it was worth sharing. Especially with the new Dayton to drive them...
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I approve of these purchases.
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post #944 of 3150
Not my picture... but...

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Listening to them right now, so buttery smooth/lush from top to bottom. Very, very musical cans
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Just received them an hour ago, I think they look better with the front P logo removed. Now to give them a good listening to see if I can hear any difference, if not they get returned.

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So after blasting some bass heavy music I can diffidently hear and feel the difference.
My desk because its so wide had a lot of vibration/resonance from the speakers, so bad you could feel the center of the desk vibrate enough to rattle my Ducky shine keys.
Now I can barely feel any vibration at any point on the desk, and the bass sounds different cleaner almost, I'm not good at wording on how it sounds but they are now keepers biggrin.gif
Edited by kiwwanna - 2/23/12 at 9:28am
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Got some new Dynaudio Contour SRs I will be using for a bedroom setup. Just have them next to my Revels to show how compact the Dyns are biggrin.gif

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Nice speakers astrallite.smile.gif I also like the cable managment, it looks like mine right now.biggrin.gif
    
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How do you like the dynaudio's? And what speaker cables?
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The Dynaudios are extremely laid back with a recessed midrange; typical Dynaudio sound with quickly falling off-axis response past 1.5KHz. It surprised me how laid back they are because I am so used to speakers with more off-axis energy. Those are 12 gauge Ultralink MX-2s that I've had a long time that I bought from Ascend Acoustics back when I still had my Sierra-1s.

They are good for late-night listening while reading a book and don't call attention to themselves. But I definitely would not be listening to them during the day-time when I want a midrange that stands out more.
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My ATH-AD700 and JVC RX700 headphones arrived today

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