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Anyone an Audiophile?

Old 11-04-2012, 07:52 PM
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I'm trying to get into the headphone game and try to pick up a nice set and an amp/dac. Looking to spend around 300 or so for everything.

I do a lot of gaming
Listen to Metal mostly
Ear pads have to be velour

If anyone has a suggestion, much appreciated.
Old 11-05-2012, 11:02 PM
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Default RE: Anyone an Audiophile?

Been out of the game for a while now but back in my DJ-ing days Sennheiser were always the headphones of choice.






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I am when it comes to home theater stuff, but not so much with headphones. I have an older pair of Bose headphones which are good enough, but I'm sure there are REALLY nice ones out there too. I simply can't bring myself to spend more than a couple hundred at most on headphones. Most of the time I only use them when I'm out, and then I like the size and convenience of earbuds.

I can't walk around in public with headphones the size of small tires.[&:]
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If I'm not using my Genelec Speakers while doing audio productions at work, I use a set of Senheisser HD 280 Pro.

These I bought myself (not company supplied) and for the money are brilliant. Excellent response, clean, clear and very 'neutral'.

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Old 12-13-2012, 06:25 PM
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I'm a computer audiophile. I found these on sale and the bass is amazing;www.amazon.com/Philips-SPA7210-Multimedia-Speakers/dp/B003EYVEWW/ref=sr_1_1
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I already picked up a set of cans. AKG Q701
Old 12-15-2012, 12:08 PM
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nothing bad to say about that DF[8D]
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Yeah they sound amazing so far. It is going to take awhile to break them in.

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