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  Reply # 1462639 6-Jan-2016 20:30
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NZtechfreak:
networkn: By chance does anyone have the the Gustard H10 AMP I could borrow? I'd really like to compare it to what I have.


I'm also really wanting to hear this amp.


Hopefully the Dollar improves and I'll pick this amp up when I am in the US in May, if I can't find someone with them sooner, or someone over there who can bring one back so I can save on shipping/duty.

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  Reply # 1467264 10-Jan-2016 22:12
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Great Deal on a fantastic combo:

http://slickdeals.net/f/8427975-audeze-lcd-2-planar-magnetic-headphones-ifi-micro-idsd-amp-dac-995-free-shipping

I WISH I had someone in the USA who could get it for me now :) 


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  Reply # 1467281 10-Jan-2016 23:26
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networkn: Great Deal on a fantastic combo:

http://slickdeals.net/f/8427975-audeze-lcd-2-planar-magnetic-headphones-ifi-micro-idsd-amp-dac-995-free-shipping

I WISH I had someone in the USA who could get it for me now :) 



Hmm ... very tempting ... 
Had an LCD-2/Fazor, bass didn't go low enough, cans too heavy, sold it, now I'm missing it a lot ...
Keep telling myself it will pass ...

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  Reply # 1468066 11-Jan-2016 23:24
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joker97:
networkn: Great Deal on a fantastic combo:

http://slickdeals.net/f/8427975-audeze-lcd-2-planar-magnetic-headphones-ifi-micro-idsd-amp-dac-995-free-shipping

I WISH I had someone in the USA who could get it for me now :) 



Hmm ... very tempting ... 
Had an LCD-2/Fazor, bass didn't go low enough, cans too heavy, sold it, now I'm missing it a lot ...
Keep telling myself it will pass ...


Buy it! Then loan it to me (or just the amp)  :) 




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  Reply # 1468069 11-Jan-2016 23:27
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If the LCD-2 bass didn't quite satisfy then you need the LCD-4. Had it home for a glorious weekend and the sub-bass foundation is prodigious. Never heard anything like it.




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  Reply # 1468072 11-Jan-2016 23:32
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It costs more than my car!



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  Reply # 1468073 11-Jan-2016 23:33
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joker97: It costs more than my car!


I'm not a car guy, so that seems perfectly reasonable to me :)




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  Reply # 1468094 11-Jan-2016 23:57
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joker97: It costs more than my car!


Wow I didn't even know the LCD4 was out, let alone the price (Holy moly). 



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  Reply # 1468095 11-Jan-2016 23:58
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NZtechfreak:
joker97: It costs more than my car!


I'm not a car guy, so that seems perfectly reasonable to me :)


The sound system in my new car is AMAZING :) 


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  Reply # 1468978 13-Jan-2016 10:49
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$7k for headphones?!? yikes!  Might have to wait for an exchange rate shift.  I've read the LCD4s are amazing though!



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  Reply # 1468998 13-Jan-2016 11:31
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hamstring: $7k for headphones?!? yikes!  Might have to wait for an exchange rate shift.  I've read the LCD4s are amazing though!


They are. Unequivocally the best I have yet heard, although there are a few notable highest-end headphones I have not heard in the HE1000, Stax SR009 and of course the new electrostats the new Orpheus from Sennheiser (a cool $55K) and Shangri-La from HiFiMan (price TBD, anticipated to be in at least the $30K region).

I will have a brief-impressions type review of the LCD-4 up shortly.




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  Reply # 1469003 13-Jan-2016 11:41
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I know two not very good choice of music but my terms of bass extension is measured by the slam in my i head(cans) or body (sub) i get from these two:

Sk8ter boi around 20+ hz slam Easter egg
Something on the water around 10hz slam (actually a soft flicker, but i won't know, never had equipment that got that low) easter egg

Can you detect either on the lcd-4? I guess there is 1) ability to go that low and 2) strength of the bass at such low levels.
They both send tingles down my spine.

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  Reply # 1469004 13-Jan-2016 11:42
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Nice! I look forward to your review of the LCD4s.  I've love to hear the HE1000's as well.

Yeah the Orpheus is a bit over the top design-wise for me but I'd love to hear it!

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  Reply # 1470343 13-Jan-2016 20:45
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Anywhere to audition the TH900s?

 

Thinking about getting a pair of these or the HD800S.

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  Reply # 1474571 19-Jan-2016 13:12
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Looking for my next set of headphones.

 

I am going to the gym, and also would be good when riding, but I want some wireless, in-ear with controls on them (volume up/down, next song etc.).

 

I am currently using the iPhone headphones and they are good enough for this task, what should I be looking for with what I want.

 

Will get around 1-2 hours solid work everyday.

 

Really don't want to spend too much more than $50 but can stretch if needed.

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