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I have a pair of Audio Technica ATH-AD700's that I hate due to not having any bass. They do sound great I just can't handle having no bass. My budget is 100-150 in can push a little if need be. I'll be gaming mostly, but will occasionally listen to music rock mostly.
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Take a look at the Most Recommended Products thread in my sig. It should help you decide which headphones are right for you and educate you on them.
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Ahh very nice +rep
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If you want deep, powerful bass at a reasonable cost ~$200, your only real two choices are the Denon AHD2000s or Beyerdynamic DT770/80 pros.

I have a pair of the 770s and absolutely love them. They are on my head 95% of the time I'm at my computer. Very multipurpose cans. I use them for gaming, movies, and obviously music.
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DT770 Pro/80 have better bass, but recessed mids are a killer IMO. If you like the sound signature of the AD700 just get a pair of A700 and call it good. If you could swing A900 they would be the better choice IMO.
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