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Integrated circuit power amplifiers reach a point of negligible incremental return quite low on the cost curve. From a reputable source you are not going to see a measurable improvement beyond $20. It's an extremely mature technology, about the oldest and most active of any electronic technology. Correlating the quality of a headphone amp with price is ...


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"IN 1/2 MS MATRIX" This recording mode lets you record with mid-side (m/s) mic signals through inputs 1/2. The sub menu simply lets you adjust the relative levels of mid channel and side channel. Here is a short intro to m/s: Basically the mid signal represents the sounds that "sound" the same in both left and right side (L + R), and the side signal ...


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Well, to be perfectly fair, you get what you pay for with these things. I think $20 is not a reasonable expectation for a headphone amp at all. Headphone amps are definitely in the professional sound market, and as such, they command both a certain build quality and price range. For any decent headphone amp I would expect to pay at least $100-200 minimum, ...


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I have the H5 and I looked at the manual for you. The functions relating to MS Raw monitoring assume that you have started with the MS mike capsule. That is not the standard mike capsule that comes in the box. You would have had to buy it separately. If you did not buy that MS mike kit, those functions do not apply to you. Presumably if you had MS mikes ...


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I'm currently running a SMSL sAPII (which was mentioned in the comments) on my music/general purpose rig and this supposedly should drive anything up to 600 ohms, based on the chip it runs. 2 inputs (RCA and 3.5mm and switchable) one big knob, and least to me, sounds great. Mine feels surprisingly solid, and sounds great, even when my source is something ...


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Here's a simple headphone amplifier for $20. http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/422075-REG/Behringer_MA400_MA400_MICROMON_Miniature.html


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If you want to save money look for used gear. If quality is not that important you should find something cheap on ebay,etc.


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Sounds like a custom-build job. Let's call one 3.5mm plug "LEFT" since it is going to the left ear. We'll call the other one "RIGHT." Solder the TIP and RING of the LEFT plug (male) to the TIP of the 3.5mm jack (female). Solder the TIP and RING of the RIGHT plug to the RING of the jack. SOLDER the SLEEVE of both the LEFT and RIGHT plugs to the SLEEVE of ...


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I currently use IK Multimedia ARC and have used the Genelec DSP system as well. Both are very useful in already treated rooms. Neither of these however will help with time domain issues such as comb filtering, this effects stereo imaging. Also room nodes create frequency anomalies due to waves reflecting off walls and becoming in phase and thus getting ...


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I never tried these romm correction hardware stuff, but I don't think that they do more than simply applying some kind of EQ to it. So it doesn't actually dampens certain frequencies but simply lowers them. Of course this will work for minor problems, but I think you should invest in some acoustic treatment (which can be removed easily) rather than spending ...


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