Headphone AMP

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  1. alexandrevitor204

    Solved! Good setup ?

    Hi. Looking into whether this setup will work fine and which mic to go for. Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 3rd Gen beyerdynamic 990 PRO Either the AT2020 OR rode podmic So my questions are: Will this setup be adequate? (either with at2020 or podmic) and Which microphone would you recommend between...
  2. C

    Solved! Beyerdynamic DT990 Pro and Loxjie p20 not working... what am I doing wrong?

    I recently bought the Beyerdynamic DT 990 pros and the Loxjie p20 Amp... I plugged the headphones into the front and plugged the amp into the computer with a 3.5 mm to 2-male RCA adapter cable. The amp is powered and is working but my computer doesn't detect that the amp is even plugged into it...
  3. Vexzionel

    Question HyperX Cloud Alpha underperforming (low audio)

    Hey guys, I went ahead and bought HyperX Cloud Alphas today after quite a bit of consideration. Unfortunately, I was somewhat disappointed with the audio and I'm wondering if anything can be done about it. The headset is laughably quiet and the bass is negligible, rest is quite mediocre (kinda...
  4. FilipLav

    Solved! Scarlett 2i4 + Ext. Headphone Amp?

    Hey, I already own a Scarlett 2i4 from Focusrite and I've been wanting to switch out my old half broken hd598s for some dt 990 pros. Can I hook up an ext. Headphone Amp to it and if so how would I go about doing so?
  5. A

    Sennheiser HD600 on a 2015 Macbook Pro Without an AMP?

    Hello, I recently ordered the Sennheiser HD600 headphones for casual music listening. I was just wondering if my 2015 Macbook Pro would be powerful enough to push these headphones for the time being while I wait to order a Schiit Audio Fulla 2 AMP/DAC? I did previously have a pair of Sennheiser...
  6. K

    Sound card(internal amplified) combined with external HP-amp rule?

    Hello, I'm just wondering if there's some rule against using an amplified signal from say, a XONAR DGX on headphone mode, into an external headphone amplifier. I have the XONAR DGX it has 3 settings for the headphone option I also own the Schiit Magni. I might be getting some ' hard to run '...
  7. Funkosapien

    Do I want a DAC or a sound card or... what?

    Let me preface this by saying I know a little, but I don't know enough to really make an informed decision with this purchase. So I've come to ask you to help me get the most bang for my buck with my purchase. <3 What I'm after is basically just some extra volume. I think my onboard sound (Asus...
  8. Eviscerator95

    Would this headphones setup work for gaming/music well?

    I want to be get a new headphone setup, including headphone and amps, as I am sick of paying for overpriced gaming headsets, but I don't want to lose too much bass and I don't want to lose the virtual 7.1 surround sound. So, I did some research and I came to this setup (in order I would have...
  9. D

    looking for a portable amp for my Audio Technica PRO-700MK2

    i am really enjoying my new headphones but i realized they sounded better while plugged in to my friends new iMac then my phone or pc, after some research i think its because the iMac has a built in amp or DAC, i know what a amp is for the most part but not a DAC, I'm new to to the audiophile...
  10. W

    Do I need / What DAC to go with Objective2 amp?

    Hello I'm kind of a noob with amps and dacs and I have this question that i need answer for before I buy anything. I'm going to build Objective2 headphone amp (building isn't a problem for me) but now I'd like to know if I even need a external DAC or am I good to go with my motherboards...