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Looking for an Amp for HD 6xx

Looking for an amp for my HD 6xx. (300 Ohm)


My budget is $150, preferably under $100.

 

Needs to have international shipping.

 

I only need one output.

 

What would you guys recommend?

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https://www.schiit.com/products/magni-1

 

I have the 2nd version and it's been great for over 2 years now. You can select model and either get the 3+ or the heresy model. The heresy looks much better (black and red) and I would be envious if you pick one up lol.

 

There's also the https://www.schiit.com/products/hel

for 150$. The components are technically better for the magni, but I also have that paired with the DAC - https://www.schiit.com/products/modi-1

 

For the "schiit stack" it's the magni + modi for 200$. But the modi is optional and you would be fine with just the amp (magni).

 

I'm sure there's plenty of other options out there but that's just what I've been using personally for years and have no complaints.

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2 hours ago, Energycore said:

Looking for an amp for my HD 6xx. (300 Ohm)


My budget is $150, preferably under $100.

 

Needs to have international shipping.

 

I only need one output.

 

What would you guys recommend?

Sound Blaster X3 or ifi zen dac

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CPU > Intel core i7 9700k, GPU > RTX 2070 8gb, RAM > Corsair Vengance 2x8gb 3000mhz, Motherboard > Z390 Gigabyte Aorus Pro Wifi, Storage > 1TB HDD & 2pcs of 500gb M2 SSDs, Cooling > H100I Corsair Platinum, PSU > Corsair RM750X V2

🎧Current Audio Setup For Gaming/Music🎧

DT 990 pro 250ohm W/Straight cable and Dekoni Elite Velour Pads 

Soundblaster AE-9 Soundcard

The T.bone SC400 XLR mic

Other peripherals

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Mouse > Cooler Master MM711, had a G502 HERO but was too heavy for my liking.

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if it's just a stand alone amp get either the topping e30 , jds labs atom, schiit magni 3+ and Heresy. the magni 3+ is the warmest sounding amp. the topping e30 is the smoothest amp. the hersy is the most revealing amp, the atom is the weakest amp in terms of power but probably the cleanest sounding to an untrained ear or to most people in general you cant really tell a difference they all aim for the same kinda sound. pick the one is the cheapest to get to you. the e30 is pretty easy to get worldwide. 

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Speaker Setup: Topping PA3--->Micca RB42

My portable setup: fiio Q1 mk2, fiio ubtr, fiio btr1k,fiio btr5---> whatever bud or IEM Im feeling that day

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13 hours ago, rice guru said:

if it's just a stand alone amp get either the topping e30 , jds labs atom, schiit magni 3+ and Heresy. the magni 3+ is the warmest sounding amp. the topping e30 is the smoothest amp. the hersy is the most revealing amp, the atom is the weakest amp in terms of power but probably the cleanest sounding to an untrained ear or to most people in general you cant really tell a difference they all aim for the same kinda sound. pick the one is the cheapest to get to you. the e30 is pretty easy to get worldwide. 

The E30 is also notably not an amp.

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19 minutes ago, WaterproofBeanie said:

The E30 is also notably not an amp.

Oops sorry I meant the L30 I get the 2 confused sometimes

***FEEL FREE TO DM ME QUESTIONS ABOUT MY GEAR IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR JUST CURIOUS***

CPU : ryzen 3600x  Motherboard: msi mag b550 tomahawk RAM:32 gig G.Skill Neo GPU: RTX 3070 Case:phanteks p400 

Storage:x1 500 gig WD blue SSD x1 500 gig 860 evo SSD x1 1tb WD blue hdd x1 2tb seagate barraccuda 

 PSU:750W Focus G Cooling:be quite! dark rock pro 4Keyboard:ducky one 2 rgb full sized Mouse:G502, Model o Operating System:win 10

Desktop audio gear: topping d10 ---> Liquid spark DAC---> monolith Cavelli Liquid Spark---> Beyerdynamic dt 990 , Sennheiser Hd 58x, Hifiman HE4xx, AKG k240, AKG k52

Speaker Setup: Topping PA3--->Micca RB42

My portable setup: fiio Q1 mk2, fiio ubtr, fiio btr1k,fiio btr5---> whatever bud or IEM Im feeling that day

 AKG y50bt,Sennheiser HD 4.40

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