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Best pair of headphones from newegg to get?

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I'm looking for a new pair of headphones as my X11's busted today. I have a gift card to newegg so I'm really only looking to buy from here.

Music wise I listen to a wide variety, from rock to dubstep. I also would like to use these for gaming, so, good sound quality, I'm no audiophile so..
Edited by Ghost23 - 5/30/11 at 2:43pm
    
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Hmmm... JVC RX900s, or if you want to save a little the RX700s. The only difference is that the bass is a little stronger in the 900s, and the earpads are more comfortable, although the 700s can be modded to sound more like the 900s, if you're comfortable doing that. I have the 900s, and I really like them.
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I'm looking for one also but I noticed most of the good headphones got ridiculously long azz wires. Is there a decent headphone that has a shorter or a coiled wire?
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I'm looking for one also but I noticed most of the good headphones got ridiculously long azz wires. Is there a decent headphone that has a shorter or a coiled wire?
I'm sure there are... I couldn't tell you though... I feel the long cord pain though, as the cord on my RX900s is pretty long, although it has come in handy a few times. It's long enough for me to plug the headphones into the receiver for my TV and watch movies while everyone is asleep.
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I'm sure there are... I couldn't tell you though... I feel the long cord pain though, as the cord on my RX900s is pretty long, although it has come in handy a few times. It's long enough for me to plug the headphones into the receiver for my TV and watch movies while everyone is asleep.
Yea but I want one to use with my samsung vibrant. It not only looks stupid but is unwieldy to bring headphones with a mile long cord around. Thats why I haven't bothered to pick up a senheinsser yet.
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Yea but I want one to use with my samsung vibrant. It not only looks stupid but is unwieldy to bring headphones with a mile long cord around. Thats why I haven't bothered to pick up a senheinsser yet.
Have you considered getting a good pair of IEMs? I love my RX900s, but I would never take them around with me. They're pretty huge. The RX900s stay on the computer, and I've got a pair of Brainwavz M2s for when I'm out and about with my phone.

Edit: Apparently the Audio-Technica M50s come in two versions, one with a coiled cord and one with a straight cord. They're pretty highly recommended headphones too.
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I'm about to pull the trigger on the 900's.. any other suggestions?
    
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