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$100-130 budget for headphones

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I'm looking for quality headphones for around $100-130. I see that the HD555 is pretty popular here. Are there any other better choices out there for the money? I listen to every type of music but would prefer a little more kick to the bass. I will be using this with my laptop and HTC Thunderbolt.

Any ideas are much appreciated thanks.
post #2 of 11
I would recommend taking a look at the ATH-M50s.
post #3 of 11
At that price point, I reccommend either the Sennheiser HD555 or the Audio-Technica AD700. These two are the biggest bang for your bucks in the price range you listed and you cannot go wrong with either of them. Also these perform quite well for gaming.
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i like my logitech g930...
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go for the one up on the ath-700 and get the ath-900
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post #8 of 11

The ATH M50 is a great headphone, but probably outside of your budget buying new. Up to you if you want to buy those used ones in the For Sale forums...they're very good.

The AD700 is still a good set of cans that's actually less than your budget and used to be very frequently recommended before the M50s came along:

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post #9 of 11
The AD700 is bass light. the M50 would suit the needs greatly.
post #10 of 11
Lol, people everywhere recommend headphone that doesn't match what the user wants.

If you want great bass for $100-130, try the M50.
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