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I've noticed a lot of owner's of the Carcharias head phones around here, actually kind of surprised me with so many audiophiles here I was surprised to see this head set so popular. I actually do need a couple questions answered about this head set though, even though I own them Are these considered open or closed head phones? Or neither because they are a gaming head set? Or what? And how would you guys rate the bass on these? Light? Medium? Heavy? Light to medium, medium to heavy?
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Open-back and slim-to-no bass whatsoever.
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They are open for sure. Look at the mesh on the cups?
And I heard the bass was alright.
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Ok that's what I thought. Hmm I felt like they had a little bass, but slim to none also seems correct, so they have around the same bass quantity as the AD700's then? Thanks for the replies guys
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Wow this is helping a lot. I own carcharias atm too. =P
Edited by magna224 - 6/2/11 at 12:53pm
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If your not being sarcastic (this comment isn't to be rude I just can't tell ) then, I know right? lol I really needed to know what the bass is considered and needed to know if it was open or close, because I like this for music perfectly fine and it's got almost no bass and is open, just like the AD700's so this makes my choice a lot easier between the AD700's and A700's - leaning towards the AD's now, but would also like to hear what my games would sound like with bass, same for music


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If your not being sarcastic (this comment isn't to be rude I just can't tell ) then, I know right? lol I really needed to know what the bass is considered and needed to know if it was open or close, because I like this for music perfectly fine and it's got almost no bass and is open, just like the AD700's so this makes my choice a lot easier between the AD700's and A700's - leaning towards the AD's now, but would also like to hear what my games would sound like with bass, same for music


EDIT: Wait, is there an EQ some where on win 7 I can use to add bass and see what it sounds like with my Carcharias? Or one some where I can DL?
Download Foobar2000, its a media player and has a built in EQ
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Thanks Renji
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Im being serious. =P

I thought they were closed since they are very immersive and don't let out a ton of sound. I have tried open gaming headphones like the siberia and hate them. So I assumed the carcharias were closed.
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windows media player has an equalizer under right-click/enhancements
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