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Also, since headphones are so ridiculously overpriced in Canada, has anyone had any experience with the Ebay seller razordogdeals2008? I'm not sure I can even ask that on these forums... Sorry if I can't.
I ordered my HD600 from razordogdeals. They're a good, reputable seller.
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http://www.overclock.net/sound-cards...ity-sound.html

I was in the same spot as you , overwhelmed by the quantity out there .

I was aiming for comfort and lightweight as I had a heavy pair before and never going back

I can say that these sennheiser rs 170 sound better than my corsair h1sa and are about 100 grams lighter , they are EXTREMELY LIGHT AND COMFORTABLE .

no hiss , battery life tremendous , no interference with my wireless router .

however it does crash my router everytime i start it but I just repair connection and it repairs itself after 1 minute and dooesnt do it again till the next start up .


wear my headsets all the time fr homework , cooking , chores , w/e

No need for sound to play , it isolates real well for quiet time .
Those are wireless I believe though right? My dad has a pair of RS 126 I think but I haven't used them all that much since they are hooked up to his bedroom television. I really need a wired set. Thanks for the tips though.

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I ordered my HD600 from razordogdeals. They're a good, reputable seller.
Thanks. Did you buy from their eBay store or their website? Does it matter?
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I bought it from their eBay Store, which was cheaper.
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you might give the akg 271 mk II a listen, they are closed back and the sound quality is excellent in my opinion for a wide variety of music
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Well I just picked up my Essence STX. Even with the EARBUDS I have now I notice things I didn't before.

So another thing I was reading about Sennheiser HD series.. The 558's have some piece of tape inside that can be removed that makes them sound more like 598's? Has anyone done this simple mod? Should I entertain that thought?
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