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What are the closed-back headphones that have the best soundstage?

Would be the Denon AH-D7000?
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I just bought the Logitech G930 and I LOVE the sound quality. 7.1 Dolby surround sound for applications that support 7.1
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Originally Posted by MClouse;13317098 
I just bought the Logitech G930 and I LOVE the sound quality. 7.1 Dolby surround sound for applications that support 7.1

Check out this guy. OP mentions a $1000 headphone and he throws in some dinky headset.

OP: you might want to take a look at the Ultrasone Pro 900 as well as the Edition lineup. Ultrasone headphones have substantially larger soundstages than most closed headphones I have heard.

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Edited by RallyMaster - 4/29/11 at 5:25am
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Originally Posted by RallyMaster;13317477 
Check out this guy. OP mentions a $1000 headphone and he throws in some dinky headset.

Sent from my Samsung Epic 4G

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What are the closed-back headphones that have the best soundstage?

Would be the Denon AH-D7000?

What are your listening preferences and or genres? What audio gear do you have currently?
post #6 of 44
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Originally Posted by MClouse;13317098 
I just bought the Logitech G930 and I LOVE the sound quality. 7.1 Dolby surround sound for applications that support 7.1

Those are probably the WORST headphones to suggest, considering the OP. Make sure to have a separate amp for whatever, Im sure you already do ... littleDotMKII/Woo.
 
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post #7 of 44
D7000's (I have them), have great sound stage reproduction provided you have the right amp for them. I don't think they're worth it considering the price for both.

If you're willing to spend that much then by all means, they're incredibly good, but also premium. If you wanna spend a bit less I'd check out the Ultrasone pro 900s (also needing some amping), and if you wanna go lower the ATHM50 or DT 770s.

Don't listen to any AD700/HD555/595/Bose/Logitech. I see it in every headphone suggestion thread doh.gif
post #8 of 44
Honestly, I don't really hear a "soundstage" in any headphones. Granted I haven't listened to the king (HD800) but have listen to many headphones from many manufacturers in many price ranges - once you hear an actual soundstage from a speaker nothing can compare. I have the Denon D2000 (fairly close to D7000 imo) and I wouldn't call it excellent in this area. If you're looking specifically for sound stage I probably would go a different route. If you have the dough, the HD800 is the way to go.
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MClouse, I do not speak english, but... how can I say? Relax.

RallyMaster, thanks for reply.

Moltar, I mainly aim games. Games like Call of Duty, Crysis, Battle Field, etc. I still have not, but I dream with just a Xonar Essence as audio source. Thanks.

Blindrage606, thanks. The Xonar Esence amp is not enough to drive AH-D7000 or Pro 900/Edition 8?

I am sorry for my english and possible grammar flaws.
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Iceman23, for me, HD 800 is the way? Does Essence drive it (300 Ohms)?
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