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Though I do believe they're recommended for people that want bass.
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XBR-700 is apparently a very fun set of cans for bass lovers. Very cheap and if you can get past the doofy earpads the styling is pretty nice/well made.
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Hehehe well i like to hear the explosions and feel in my ears EXPLODE!!!
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any opinions on the XB500?
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If you like bass go for it and you wont be disappointed, but if you want to listen some dude play acoustic sound or classical ..... go for the HD's i have a pair and they are great! Just dont kick like the sony but the sony just not "as good" (witch is a relative term...) just dependes on what you want and like u know?

If you like Bass and to be able to hear it go for Sony ... if u want guys playing gatars for you ... HD's if you had more of a budegt i would change to the HD555 or HD595 but you dont so I would go for sony



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If you like bass go for it and you wont be disappointed, but if you want to listen some dude play acoustic sound or classical ..... go for the HD's i have a pair and they are great! Just dont kick like the sony but the sony just not "as good" (witch is a relative term...) just dependes on what you want and like u know?

If you like Bass and to be able to hear it go for Sony ... if u want guys playing gatars for you ... HD's if you had more of a budegt i would change to the HD555 or HD595 but you dont so I would go for sony



Amazon.com: Customer Reviews: Sony MDR-XB500 40mm XB Diaphragm Driver Extra Bass Headphones

sweet dude, i will keep those in mind when i go to make the purchase.
its almost down to flipping a coin.

i love my bassy music, but i also love my rock, and i love my classical as well.
i also like my gaming as neutral as i can get, so....jeeze...kind of an interesting decision to make.

i guess the HDs are more of what i need?
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sweet dude, i will keep those in mind when i go to make the purchase.
its almost down to flipping a coin.

i love my bassy music, but i also love my rock, and i love my classical as well.
i also like my gaming as neutral as i can get, so....jeeze...kind of an interesting decision to make.

i guess the HDs are more of what i need?
For all that I would highly recommend the HD555/595s (whichever are cheaper). IMO amazing for jazz, rock, and classic. Any song where the mids shine, so do the headphones.
Also, great soundstage for gaming.
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Go for the HDs, they are great for classical and rock, and gaming with them can be downright scary because of the open feeling
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Just spend your money on some Grados SR60I. They are ugly but they sound fantastic. You can find great deals on them and they are almost bulletproof.
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From the reviews I've seen, these seem to be pretty good for the price: Amazon.com: JVC HARX700 High-Grade Full-Size Headphone: Electronics
This. I have the JVCRX700's. They are amazing. Great bass, and great balance between treble, mids, and bass. Get them, they will not dissapoint
    
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