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mdr-v6/7506 could be a good option.
post #32 of 36
I got the A700s and a Musiland 02 monitor a couple months ago. The A700s are so comfy! Music sounds better too! =P I wear them for many hours at a time and they are ridiculously comfy. Only complaint is that my room is like 85 degrees in the morning and gets hotter in afternoon and they can get a little warm being closed headphones. Might not have that problem with a cooler room though. Also if you like bass these probably aren't the headphones for you because they are pretty bass-light. M50s are getting reccomended quite a bit but I have heard the they have a small soundstage compared to the A700s which would probably be detrimental to gaming. The A900 would be a good option too I have heard it is the step up from the A700s. Goodluck, I hope you are happy with your purchase whatever you choose!
Edited by magna224 - 8/11/11 at 8:13am
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Now it's even harder to choose, with all these inputs (I appreciate them btw, just saying lol).
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Originally Posted by FearSC549 View Post
Budget closed cans are not great for gaming, other than some Ultrasones IMO. Open cans has a better soundstage, which is desired for gaming, especially FPS. What kind of music do you listen to OP?
Hip hop mainly (and bump at the same time).
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Ultrasone HFI680s, audiotechnica AD700 soundstage in a closed pair of headphones, also some of the most isolating headphones i've used (only the M50 and the sennheiser HD25-1 II beats them, they don't have good soundstage though )
may want to equalise the bass down a little when gaming though or it might obscure more important sounds.
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Quote:
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Ultrasone HFI680s, audiotechnica AD700 soundstage in a closed pair of headphones, also some of the most isolating headphones i've used (only the M50 and the sennheiser HD25-1 II beats them, they don't have good soundstage though )
may want to equalise the bass down a little when gaming though or it might obscure more important sounds.
Or he could go for the Ultrasone Pro 550 which is more refined than the HFI line of headphones.

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