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Hello fellow members,

So i bought an Asus Xonar Dx soundcard, and now i want to pair it with these cans, keep in mind that these ones are the analog ones so i will be able to use my soundcard with them.

What is your opinion? I'm not an audiophile, but i'd like to see your aproval.

    
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Do you have a budget for headphones? I personally tried out my friend's HS1A (analog) and to be honest, the sound was less than flattering even after the fact that it was on sale for $50 (I'd personally get a pair of JVC RX700s or RX900s ). Buy a clip on mic for $10.

It was quite comfortable and build quality was ok I suppose but there are better choices you can make.

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