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post #1 of 24
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I might put up my ath-ad700's for sale and get a pair of closed headphones for college. I'd like a full heaphone and not IEM's. Budget's probably about 100 bucks. I'd like some in equal quality to the AD700's I own now.
Edited by tombom - 8/14/11 at 3:36pm
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post #2 of 24
Why not just get a pair of decent closed headphones?

Sent from my Samsung Epic 4G
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post #3 of 24
Cheap and active noise canceling don't really go together, I have the Bose QC2s and they are amazing I wouldn't trade them for the world, but they aren't cheap either.
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post #4 of 24
Quote:
Originally Posted by RallyMaster;14578225 
Why not just get a pair of decent closed headphones?

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+1

When I use closed headphones, I can barely hear any outside noise at medium volume.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by RallyMaster;14578225 
Why not just get a pair of decent closed headphones?

Sent from my Samsung Epic 4G

This all the way.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by WuLF;14580556 
Jvc ha-rx700

It really depends on his budget.
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post #8 of 24
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Sure, I wouldn't mind completely closed. I'm looking for something equal to my ad700's at least in sound quality. Denon? Another pair of ATH's?
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post #9 of 24
I have the ATH-A700's and love them. My computer is in the living room with the TV and my wife has to literally get in my line of sight sometimes to get my attention, which is a good thing most times.
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post #10 of 24
ATH M50? They are very comparable to the 700s. I have that model in my office.

[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Audio-Technica-ATH-M50-Studio-Monitor-Headphones/dp/B000ULAP4U/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1313362006&sr=8-1"]Amazon.com: Audio-Technica ATH-M50 Studio Monitor Headphones: Electronics[/ame]

$141 (around $100 if you wanna put a few bucks more)
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