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shure srh 840 vs ath m50

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i am going today maybe to buy the srh840, now the m50 showed up i dont know what to what bettere for:
music(more like hardstyle and dub step, but i listen to other ganers to).
some gaming(not like music).
thank you.
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I can't recommend M50s for gaming. They have no sound stage. The Shure's have some bass, but not dubstep quality bass IMO.

I would go for Ultrasone Pro 550s if I were you, but I think I already recommended this to you in another thread. :|

Unless you have an amp, don't even consider the 840s really as they won't shine as brightly as other lower impedance headphones.

I mean, if you really wanted more of a sound stage with the bump of the M50s, I hear the Samson SR850s do it better. That's personal opinion of course, but a lot of people seem to think so. At least you'll be saving yourself a LOT of money compared to dropping 106+ on M50s.
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i didnt like the ultrastone so much.
i aint got so trained ear, would i hear the lack of bass impact in the srh 840?
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i didnt like the ultrastone so much.
i aint got so trained ear, would i hear the lack of bass impact in the srh 840?
thnx!
Yes, they have bass. You're looking for someone to give you the green light to go ahead and buy them. So here it is: green light. Go buy them and be happy.
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dam i quiet afraid XD
ok, ill go buy them and hope it wont heart for my football(my head XD)
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yay i got my srh840.
they quielity is amazing on my iphone.
thnx for the greenlight =).
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