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The Beyerdynamic DT880 Discussion thread - Page 715

I don't know personally, I really like my combo of DT880  + HE 400i to do all the things that are required by headphones.  The 650s were terrible in comparison super bloaty.  If I want clean, detailed and bass i grab for the 400i.  When I need more positional audio and songs with great treble extension I grab the 880s.  The 880s are also great for imaging and sound stage.The reason so many people have bough 6x0 is they are so over hyped out of every audiophile headphone.  Plus they're the...

Review: Beyerdynamic Xelento Remote – Anthem

SoundBoth earphones get just as loud at the same volume levels through my iPhone SE. The AKT8iE’s extra 1dB of sensitivity makes no difference to my ears. This means that both earphones hiss mildly through moderate quality sources. Both earphones reveal a small amount of hiss from the iPhone SE, and a lot through the Astell&Kern XB10. When listening to Xelento I keep my iPhone at a volume well below 50%, even when on a train. Isolation is a bit better Grado’s GR10 and GR8e but nowhere...

Samson QH4 4-channel headphone amplifier review

So, I’m a music guy. I like listening to music, writing music, talking about music, sharing music, and (other present imperfect continuous verbs) music. The SAMSON QH4 is a bit of a multitool for people like me. I can plug a few pairs of headphones into it, and share my music with friends. I can mix on multiple sets of headphones for those nights when I simply must mix quietly but don’t want to fall into any EQ traps. I can slay the Vicious Chicken of… if you automatically said “Bristol”...

Beyerdynamic DT-880 premium 600 ohm: DAC/AMP?

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