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Hello folks,

Will be downgrading my audio for the sake of money and sanity.

I am 99% sure I want to go with Ultrasones for the great mix of bass/electronic music performance as well as having the S-Logic technology to make them viable for gaming.

The question is, which Ultrasones are the way to go? There are so many models within an affordable price range ($100-$200) that it makes it hard to decide..

I can see the Pro line, the HFI line, the DJ line, etc.

I have been leaning towards the HFI-780 based on a few reviews/comparisons I have seen on Head-Fi, but I am seeking additional input.
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IMO the Ultrasone 550pro will be great , it's very good in every thing , i think it's about 140-150$
    
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If you can stretch your budget to get the PRO750, that would probably be the best way to go. Based on what I've read on what I've read on Head-Fi, the PRO550 seems to be the least polarizing of the Ultrasone line from $100 to $200 which is why I ended up with one. It's a really good headphone, no doubt. I don't see myself needing another headphone for a long time.
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Thanks for the input guys, throwing some +rep out now.

In the end, I found a deal I couldn't pass up.

The HFI-780's apparently lose most of their flaws when recabled, and I found a burned in recabled pair for a good price here so I grabbed them.
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