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post #11 of 32
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Originally Posted by renji1337 View Post
i was only using bass boost because ad700s lack it a little
If your having to use a Bass Boost to make up for a lack of bass than the headphones aren't really suitable for you.

I know the AD-700s are one of the most bass lacking headphones around.

Plus they get recommended way too much on OCN.
post #12 of 32
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If your having to use a EQ to make up for a lack of bass than the headphones aren't really suitable for you.

I know the AD-700s are one of the most bass lacking headphones around.
i dont care if they lack it(there mainly for gaming), i just wanted to see how the sounded with it, i have bass heavy headphones here to, rx700 modded/sony xb700s(toooo bassssyyyy)
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post #13 of 32
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Originally Posted by renji1337 View Post
i dont care if they lack it(there mainly for gaming), i just wanted to see how the sounded with it, i have bass heavy headphones here to, rx700 modded/sony xb700s(toooo bassssyyyy)
Fair enough.

For gaming they are good

People need to know on OCN AD-700s ARE BASS LACKING .
Edited by Benny99 - 6/4/11 at 7:49pm
post #14 of 32
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Fair enough.

For gaming they are good

People need to know on OCN AD-700s ARE BASS LACKING .
mhm, you can hear the bass, you just dont completely feel it. for me ultimately, ad700s for gaming, rx700 for anything that's not acoustic/i need bass for(some songs i dont even notice when the bass is there anyway)

something i found out though! if i eq via foobar it sounds distorted mostly, but via the sound card it sounds "better" (still a lil distorted), this is without the e5 aswell.


i only use the fiio e5 with the ad700s for metallica anyway(all my metallica cd's are just, low as hell volume wise, but i am hard of hearing
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post #15 of 32
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mhm, you can hear the bass, you just dont completely feel it. for me ultimately, ad700s for gaming, rx700 for anything that's not acoustic/i need bass for(some songs i dont even notice when the bass is there anyway)
TBH the AD-700s are bass lacking nothing more to say.

I'm not a Bass head by no means i like nice tight bass but not overwhelming .
post #16 of 32
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TBH the AD-700s are bass lacking nothing more to say.

I'm not a Bass head by no means i like nice tight bass but not overwhelming .
yeah, but after 1day only, im already used to the ad700s lack of bass, so i keep forgetting its there, probably because there so comfortable though lol


BTW How are the z323 logitech speakers? my brother is giving me a pair for free(i got no speakers). lol
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yeah, but after 1day only, im already used to the ad700s lack of bass, so i keep forgetting its there, probably because there so comfortable though lol


BTW How are the z323 logitech speakers? my brother is giving me a pair for free(i got no speakers). lol
No idea about that model but don't expect amazing things from logitech speakers
post #18 of 32
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Equalizers and bass boost are horrible anyway.

DON'T use bass boost .

By using them its not a natural sound or they way it should be .

As for the e5 what do you expect its cheap Chinese junk .
Well, its 20 bucks and it blows the doors off of onboard audio as well as the amps on things like ipods. Its far from the best there is in an Amp. But its not junk.
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Bass is more than sound, it's also a feeling, an experience. And that is why I recommend the HD555s over the AD-700s.
    
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Bass is more than sound, it's also a feeling, an experience. And that is why I recommend the HD555s over the AD-700s.
HD555S on the bass scale = 3

AD700S = 2-3

A700S=4

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