Headphones & Mp3 Players forum

General discussion

Amplified mp3

Hi,
I want to play my mp3 player through my amplifier but the player isn't powerful enough. I'm connecting it through the av out on the Zen and into the aux input on my amp. I've tried connecting it through the headphone output but that gives even less oomph.
Thoughts and suggestions?
Cheers.

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Amplified mp3
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Amplified mp3
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
(NT) Did you try a preamp?

In reply to: Amplified mp3

Collapse -
Does your mp3 player have an eq?

In reply to: Amplified mp3

Check if your player has and EQ feature on it if you can change the settings you should be able to get better sound. Also what bit rate are your recording your songs at? The higher the bitrate the the better the sound of the song but the more space it will take up on the player.

Popular Forums

icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

SMART HOME

This one tip will help you sleep better tonight

A few seconds are all you need to get a better night's rest.