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Yeah, it sounds like the 770s will be a bit better for your needs then the M50. M50 just doesn't have a wide enough soundstage for positional audio in gaming. Both have great bass though. Also, the Denon D2000 is supposed to have very nice bass and a good soundstage. Mine arrive tomorrow
Edited by Shredicus - 7/28/11 at 8:50pm
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are there different 770s floating around?

Pro and premium it seems?



big difference between them, should i spring for the better ones?

and there is 32, 250, and 800 ohm versions? too many choices Aaaa
Edited by Blindsay - 7/28/11 at 9:01pm
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Why would you spend $200+ just to get more bass when you can just modify the equalizer and get the same effect with your HD555s?

I don't know why people are so scared of the "equalizer"... Use it for your advantage.

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Why would you spend $200+ just to get more bass when you can just modify the equalizer and get the same effect with your HD555s?

I don't know why people are so scared of the "equalizer"... Use it for your advantage.

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Because the equalizer causes distortion when compared against a headphone that actually has bass.
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Because the equalizer causes distortion when compared against a headphone that actually has bass.
just what i was thinking
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Because the equalizer causes distortion when compared against a headphone that actually has bass.
Never noticed any. Frankly, it's worth a try before you go buy another pair.
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Because the equalizer causes distortion when compared against a headphone that actually has bass.
Okay, it might be causing distortion, but is it noticeable? I doubt it.

Anyway, when I customize the EQ this way, my HD555/595s sound much punchier than my HD212pros, which are considered bassy.

Looking at the frequency response chart of DT770s and HD555s, I can see DT770's strong areas are in bass and highs. I can achieve that with HD555s.




Here is how....




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Edited by linkin93 - 7/29/11 at 10:29am
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And this is relevant... how?
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And this is relevant... how?
i guess its supposed to make the bass better, and ive already done it.

Doesnt boosting the bass artificially through an eq especially given this is on my pc, just add more distortion?
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