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Just got my Xonar Essence STX for Christmas

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Just got home and plugged it in. I have only two words:

Very good.
     
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I got one too!
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Way ta go! Its an awesome piece of hardware - enjoy!
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I'm going to be getting these for my HD 595's soon. Can't wait.
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post #5 of 23
change the opamps and go wow again
opamp suggestion = depends on ya budget.
The default opamps are alright but in the greater picture, rather low-end.
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Originally Posted by chinesekiwi View Post
change the opamps and go wow again
opamp suggestion = depends on ya budget.
The default opamps are alright but in the greater picture, rather low-end.
Yeah, I've read a few very large threads on OpAmps. I have to admit, I have no idea where to begin. As a DJ, I'm looking for as flat a reference line as possible for producing, and I'd probably have to be content with that.

What do other OpAmps feature to enrich my music experience?
     
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Would upgrading opamps benefit mid-fi cans like HD 555's?
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Got me one too haha
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Got me one too haha
Nice If I could, I'd + Rep my wife
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Nice If I could, I'd + Rep my wife
If only I could +rep myself
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