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post #211 of 5027
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Originally Posted by Inverse;15532958 
Hmm, despite how popular it is and how often I see it mentioned in other threads, how does the Sennheiser HD595 NOT make the list?

The HD558 and 598 are also said to have a wider soundstage.
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post #212 of 5027
Which of these is the best for FPS, ATH-AD700, ATH-AD900, HD 558 or HD 598?
post #213 of 5027
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Originally Posted by Simca;15533018 
Honestly not worth it. Modify HD555's and you pretty much have 595s. They use the same driver.

Nope, different enclosure construction and headband clamping force results in different sound despite having the same driver.
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post #214 of 5027
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Originally Posted by FearSC549;15552067 
Nope, different enclosure construction and headband clamping force results in different sound despite having the same driver.

Mainly that and damping.
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What do y'all think of Beyer DT770 Pro 80's for $170 new?
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What do y'all think of Beyer DT770 Pro 80's for $170 new?

To me thats a very good deal on them,I havent used those headphones my self but I talked to a couple that have, and they love their bass in games. I got my DT880 250ohm pro for 185 B stock on ebay.
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post #218 of 5027
I ended up getting HD 558 for $110.
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post #219 of 5027
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Originally Posted by lb_felipe View Post

Which is better, Audio-Technica ATR4600 or Zalman ZM-MIC1?

ATR4600
http://www.audio-technica.com/cms/wired_mics/6e14eae20e85450e/index.html

ZM-MIC1
http://www.zalman.com/ENG/product/Product_Read.asp?idx=210

I couldn't tell you from experience, but I don't think you could go wrong with either.

Lots of people have experience with the Zalman though. It's a proven and tested item.
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Originally Posted by csm725 View Post

What do y'all think of Beyer DT770 Pro 80's for $170 new?

To me thats a very good deal on them,I havent used those headphones my self but I talked to a couple that have, and they love their bass in games. I got my DT880 250ohm pro for 185 B stock on ebay.

170 is typical for a DT770 imo. That's what they usually go for. I can find a 100 dollar DT770 on Craigslist right now. Try CL if you're into buying from there. Lots of 80 ohms on there. The 250 ohm is sadly one of my least favorite DT versions. Makes you yearn for more, while also requiring some amplification.
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post #220 of 5027
Awww... no love for the CA DacMagic. I love mine, looks great next to the 640A V2 as well. Shame CA have a really high £RRP. I managed to keep an eye over Richer Sounds shops for a few months and catch ex-demo units on sale stupidly cheap! Got my Azur 640A V2 for just over £100 which is a bargain.
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