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What about sound leakage?

HD 555s are great, if you wear them on the bus everyone else will hear what you do.
    
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Originally Posted by PCSarge View Post
id prefer if they had some decent padding, as i do wear glasses all day.
even more reason for in ears, if you find the right type of in ear, they are so comfy. no sound leakage and really good noise isolation means you can enjoy your music at lower volumes..

HD555 sounded great on my ipod/laptop/ipod with portable dac/amp. desktop/dac/desktop amp. seems to work with the type of music you listen to, if you really have to have headphones.. oh and they are very comfortable too..
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the hd555 hands down and you can mod it to basically a hd595!! sets beginner item to an performance item! win!
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Originally Posted by nathris View Post
What about sound leakage?

HD 555s are great, if you wear them on the bus everyone else will hear what you do.
i dont do bussing, since im about 15 minutesd to work and the weather is nice i tend to bike.

i want nothing to do with earbuds/inears tbh, ive tried many styles of them, they just dont seem comfortable

EDIT: sound leakage wise it can a little, but if i hear too much of my surroundings mixing in it does irritate me.
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