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im looking for some headphones i can listen to music to. listen to techno, drum n bass, dubstep, rap,hip hop, some mainstream, Bass would be loved, noise cancellation would be good to have for planes and such. $250 budget
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If portability is not a concern, Ultrasone PRO 750.

For noise isolation on planes, I recommend getting an in-ear.
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thanks for your suggestion.
I still need some more options/opinions guys
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These are nice, my friend has a pair and they sound good to me.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16826402072
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Can you get down with in-ear "canal-phone" headphones? I suggest Westone UM2's. Dual-drivers(woofer + tweeter), replaceable cables and soft foam ear-plug style tips. In-ear really is the way to go for noise cancellation, this is what I use at work(machinist) since they're basically ear-plugs with speakers in them. I listen to mostly electronic also, dnb and hardcore so bass is top priority. They're right about the $250 mark
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ultrasone hfi780,680,580,dj1

Beyerdynamic dt 770,880

They are closed cans and bass heads love them
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Okay I've looked at the ultrasone hfi 780's or denon ahd2000
The denon looks really good but are they worth spending that much more?
    
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The denon looks really good but are they worth spending that much more?
They are really good with bass heavy music genres, but they need more juice to sound good.
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