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Originally Posted by krameriffic View Post
I am of the opinion that bass always sucks in headphones. I'm wearing a pair of DT990s right now which are supposed to have some of the ballerest base in the headphone world and I don't notice it being significantly better than on the AD700s I was using before. Headphones simply can't move enough air to ever get real bass going.
It depends. Headphones can be great for "hearing" accurate bass. They very often have much lower frequency responses. The difference is, when the drivers are on your ears, you can't really "feel" the bass in your stomach, compared to a decent subwoofer.