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I don't feel audio technicas are special till m50 or ad700s. Same with AKG. Good high end models, meh low end.
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Ah, well that was what I as looking for. A reason to explain why. I would love to get AD700 as my #1 choice.
I know in the US I can get them for $90 US, but in Canada... well there $152 CAD. That right there is just wrong.

So now my 2 final choice is the JVC HARX700 or the Superlux HD668B. Huh???
Right now... I'm leaned to the Superlux HD668B.
    
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post #13 of 16
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Originally Posted by ~sizzzle~ View Post
Looks like you are leaning towards closed cans. For bass heavy music that's probably a good choice. Since your up north there and have a DG these are probably a good deal for you. http://www.pawmusic.com/collections/...ing-headphones The Titanium HD might not have enough juice to push them without an amp though. I'd probably take the 668b's ( http://www.pawmusic.com/collections/...tor-headphones ) if it were me but being semi open they might not pair as well with your music taste.

Edit to credit decimate for the pawmusic find. They seem to have some great prices on Superlux's for Canadians.
Why thank you, good sir . Yes, I would agree that the HD668B's are a great set of cans in your price range. Here is a review from headfonia. These are great cans for the money and rival the sound of cans twice and even thrice its price.
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I don't feel audio technicas are special till m50 or ad700s. Same with AKG. Good high end models, meh low end.
This. You got to spend a little money on Audio Technica's and AKG's to get the ones worth owning.
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Well correct it does not. Not sure where I read that it does, which was a while ago. But I know the Titanium HD can power upto 250-330 ohms.
Be sure as they couldn't really power my AKG K701's very well.
One of the reasons why i returned my HD and went with the STX
post #15 of 16
I had a set of JVCs a couple years ago that looked like the ones you linked in the OP (I can't remember the model) and they sounded pretty good for the price. The other ones I have no experience with, so I can't comment on them.
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Well I'm going to get the Superlux HD668B. The store that sells them is only 30mins away, which makes it easier to get, and save on shipping.

Thank you all for the help
    
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