Forum discussion tagged with Amplifier.
  1. N

    [SOLVED] Best Amplifier Sennheiser HD 650 Headphones - Currently using a Soundblaster Z

    Hello All! Happy 4th! I am currently using a Sennheiser HD650 headset and its connected to Creative's Sound blaster Z. I've heard a lot about how amplifiers like the Magni make sound come to life, so i wanted a suggestion on which amplifier best suits my setup. Gaming and movies is what this...
  2. hnera

    Question How to select amplifier to run phillips FW-V355/21M speakers?

    Hi, I have a pair of phillips speakers that came with this mini audio system. I don't want to use the bulky system just to run speakers through my PC. Please help me find an solution to run them at there best performance. Currently i have hooked up...
  3. L

    [SOLVED] RP-SMA to wifi amplifier or range extender

    Hello. I have a Night Owl WNIP2 wifi dvr and 4 wifi cameras around my property with a couple just almost out of range. In my head I imagine hooking cables up to the 2 rp-sma connectors on the drv then into some kind of amplifier and suddenly I get super-great connections to the cameras. I've...
  4. chablo11

    Question Why are my headphones not working properly with my inline amplifier?

    Just so you have a little of background: I currently own an inline amplifier for the px22 headphones. This allows me to control audio on my computer very easily with a slider that sits on my lap. One slider controls my PC audio like music, games, etc., and the other allows me to control my chat...
  5. Rui Pedro Fernandes

    Question Should i get the Fosi Audio T20 Bluetooth Tube Amplifier?

    I just bought the Hifiman he440i and I realised that they sound really bad compared to my Beyerdynamic dt 990 (i have a scarlet 2i2) so im pretty sure i need an amp i did some research and found this one is it any good? I also want to use my scarlet as audio input for the amp soo if you guys...
  6. H

    Question Choosing audio receiver

    Hi! I'll get straight to the point. My equipment: -Yamaha nx-e100 monitors with standard speaker wire (60-110w) -Jm labs cub 1 active subwoofer using rca input...
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    Question Why do my speakers cut out at a certain volume but my subs still play?

    Hey All, So I have had my system in my Toyota Tacoma for a couple years now, and this isn’t the first time this has happened. Last time somehow it fixed itself but I’m getting annoyed with it and just want to fix the problem for good lol. The issue I’m having is whenever I turn my speakers up...
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    [SOLVED] Connect computer to amplifier through Samsung qled smart TV for 5.1 Dolby Digital

    Hello, I recently bought a Samsung Qled smart TV (QE49Q67) and an amplifier (Yamaha RX-V400RDS). I connected the TV to the amplifier with an optical cable, and my computer (Windows 10 with motherboard Gigabyte X99-gaming 5P) is connected by HDMI to the TV. The TV is able to cast 5.1 Dolby...
  9. M

    [SOLVED] Budget Amp to power Micca Mb42x

    Just ordered renewed Mb42x on amazon but I am unsure of what amplifier to run them with. Honestly would not like to spend more than 30USD. The main use will be a desktop speaker and maybe next year i will contemplate a smaller subwoofer like a sub-800. I have seen negative...
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    [SOLVED] Can I use a sound card with a desktop amplifier at the same time? Is there any reason not to?

    I recently purchased a pair of 250 ohm headphones, I currently have a reasonably old sound blaster z sound card, whilst this is working fine with my headphones I was thinking about buying a desktop amp just for convenience as well as the fact I am looking to build myself a new pc in the coming...
  11. alannm37

    [SOLVED] Recommended Headphone DAC/AMP?

    Hi all, I've just purchased a pair of DT 770s 250 ohm headphones. After some research I've noticed people mentioning a DAC/AMP is needed to power the 250 ohm model. I've no experience in the audio area and I'm sure a lot of people are scared off by it just like I am. I've had the same €50 pair...
  12. slgamer

    [SOLVED] Active subwoofer not playing Sounds

    Hey ya I have this subwoofer that i bought of my friend he did warn me that it was broken a long time ago but i decided to take it , it worked fine for the first day sound coming our real bassy too but when i tried to move it to another room it didnt want to work anymore , i figured it just died...
  13. kjrr.2136

    [SOLVED] DIY sound bar from old laptop speakers !help!

    Hello i am thinking of making a Bluetooth sound bar out of my old laptop lenovo laptop ( ideapad 510) internal speakers, from the internet i learnt that you need to change the digital signal to analog and then amplify the signal before connecting it to the speaker. I am a little worried about...
  14. VickyTech

    [SOLVED] Bluetooth dongle as audio receiver?

    I have an audio amplifier which supports USB and FM mode but it lacks Bluetooth. So I plugged a Bluetooth dongle in the USB port and tried to stream music from my mobile to amplifier. The dongle is not shown under Bluetooth devices in my mobile and i can't connect to it. I'm so confused. Someone...
  15. D

    Question (DIY Audio) Questions in regards to my set up.

    I have a pair of sony bookshelfs (SS-CSPZ50 50W 6Ohms) that I have been using on my pc with a lepai mini amplifier(Lepai LP-2020TI). Yesterday i bought a used car amp (semtoni 300watt amplifier) This exact amp though branded semtoni. It has 4 channels each rated at 75W but 40watts continuous...
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    Question Connecting a very old amplifier with a Philips Smart TV

    I am tired of listening to the awful speakers of my Philips 43PUS7303 so I want to connect it to my old amplifier my dad gave me. Problem is, the amp is more than 40 years old. The amp in question is a Philips 22 AH 561 and I have no idea what to do. Google didn't really help so that is why I am...
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    Question How to Connect old amplifier to condenser mic then to PC?

    I have bm800 condenser microphone which produces really low volume because it needs to be connected to a phantom power, I don't have a phantom power but I have and old Pioneer SA-600 amplifier. How do I connect my condenser to this amplifier then to my PC for better recording?
  18. L

    Question Headphone amplifier and audio interface question

    I plan on getting a pair of Sennheiser 660s and an XLR microphone once I get some extra cash, but I'm starting to get confused about the setup. From what I understand, I will need an audio interface for the microphone and a headphone amp for the headphones (to get the best experience). But I...
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    [SOLVED] Do i need a sound card to use the DT770 Pro with full performance?

    Hello, here is my specs RTX 2080TI FE i7-8700K 32gb ram H100I Cpu Cooler Z390 Aorus Pro Motherboard I'm willing to buy the DT770 Pro headphones, but my question is do I need a separate sound card or a mixer or something, like a sound blaster to use the headphones with all performance? or my...
  20. dantheman0809

    Question How to remove static from aux cord connection?

    Hello, I have a relatively old Roland piano amplifier/stereo that I am using as a computer speaker. I am using an aux connection connected to the back of the motherboard. Is there any way to reduce the static from the amplifier output? My PC details should be listed just below if you're wondering.
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    Question Best Amp for Beyerdynamic DT 990PRO 250 Ohm

    Hi there, Some time ago I bought the DT 990PRO and I saw that you needed to buy and amplifier with it. I did not do that at the time and used the headphone without an amplifier on my pc. On internet it said this was really a waste of your money because it has a lot more potential when using an...
  22. D

    Question Help with connecting TV/AUDIO setup

    Hello everyone! I have a question regarding TV home setup. So i have a Nvidia Shield (used as a TV box) and a PS4 connected via two hdmi cables to my LG 47 in TV. I recently bought a Marantz amplifier for my turntable and a pair of speakers and I want to output the NVIDIA/PS4/TV sound to my...
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    Question Active 5.1 system subwoofer rattling

    I've got a Creative Inspire T6100 5.1 speaker system and the subwoofer started rattling at high settings. The cone rattles even if it's out of it's closure and I don't know what the problem may be. Could I replace the woofer with another one of similar specs...
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    Question Best Z370/Z390 motherboard for 8th gen CPUs

    Im looking to upgrade to 8600K CPU and was wondering which motherboard will be best for me looking to spend around 180 max. My colour scheme is red and black so preferring a motherboard to suit those colours. Thanks in advance
  25. N

    Help For A Newbie

    Yo, I'm trying to make a build that is completely asus aura sync compatible. Right now I have a case, cpu cooler, and fans. I need pretty much everything else. I plan to spend aprox $800 more on this build, and since im a rookie I could use some advice from you guys. I want to go for a Ryzen...
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    [SOLVED] Need some clarification on these specs

    Hey, So I haven't owned a computer for about 3 years since now my HP laptop decided to fry itself, but have recently quit my job to try and get back into more creative work and thus need a PC. I'm looking at building a system that will enable me to edit video (stable at 4k) with a smooth...
  27. nukesnicks

    [SOLVED] What are the advantages of running windows and Linux side by side

    Does anyone know how or why you should dual boot Ubuntu and Windows 10 together? I ask this question because I want to get the Linux experience while at the same time be able to enjoy the benefits of windows 10. I’ve heard several good things about Linux but never really wanted to try it cause I...
  28. E

    GPU Compatibility Issue

    is the RX460 compatible with my Biostar A58MDP motherboard and AMD A10 6790K Processor with 500watts PSU
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    Can i change my laptop's cpu?

    I have an old hp probook 470 g1 with an i5 4200M and i want to upgrade it. Is it possible?
  30. J

    New into pc building

    Just wondering if this pc build would be good for starting out. im mainly gonna be using it for mainly gaming and will probably will do some slight overclocking and probably will wait till cyber monday and get deals in november to see if there will be any...
  31. T

    how much can my old gaming PC sell second hand?

    cpu i5 3470 Asus p8b75 motherboard gtx 970 8gb ram 6tb HDD 128gb ssd
  32. C

    New mobo, Capped download speed

    I got a new motherboard (Asus ROG B450f Gaming), downloaded all the drivers twice, got the LAN driver from Intel's own website, yet my internet speed is capped at 1 mb/s. Yesterday my speed was well in the 30mb/s range and i wasn't experiencing any problems. I have downloaded the drivers...
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    New system build under $2000 AU (questions on performance)

    Would like to clarify that I'm still a noob in understanding more advanced stuff. I'm building my first PC but am still budgeting and finding the parts I'm gonna use. Currently going for an under 2k (AUD) mATX build. However I have a few questions that I would like to address as this is my first...
  34. S

    Booting Up from Hard Drives

    I currently have two drives: a 500GB and 1TB GB Windows I also have a 250 GB SSD what would you suggest I do if I want to boot from 500GB SSD drive or the 1TB because I have a external backup storage drive. What I really would like to do is set my bios to boot to the F8 so I could boot from any...
  35. O

    Coax cable problem

    I have only one coax input on my wall and I need to it to connect to the WiFi and tv. Is there anyway the TV or modem can work without coax cable so o can connect it to only one
  36. D

    Laptop under 90000 INR

    Hi guys, after much consideration I've decided to pick a laptop for gaming other than custom building a desktop because I really need the mobility, i have a budget of 90000 INR because I'm from India and I need the best possible laptop for gaming , what I'm looking for is a laptop that delivers...
  37. R

    Graphics card fan not spinning?

    I bought a XFX Radeon RX 560 and I installed it & it's working great via graphics but the fan isn't spinning...Like does it have a sensor that makes the fan spin at a certain degree?
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    Can Acer Predator G3620 cases upgrade motherboard.

    i want to replace it with mATX 1155 socket, because OEM motherboard can't upgrade GPU. Sorry, I'm not good at English.
  39. packersfan036

    should i upgrade my aio cooler?

    I'm using a corsair h60 on a i5 7600k overclocked to 5.0 ghz 1.26 volts temps are 31c idle 55c load I'm just curious if I should upgrade my cooler just to do it? or is there no need?
  40. N

    Will the gtx 1080 ti fit in my h440?

    Just before actually ordering the parts for my gaming pc I realized that the length of the graphics card is 325mm and the supported length of a graphics card with the drive bays in there was 294mm. It is said however that there is space for a 428mm graphics card if you remove the drive bays, how...