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post #11 of 32
Anything that has anything to do with Monster is over-priced and over-hyped. Your money is better spent elsewhere.
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What other stores stock these kind of headphones? That would be local.
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post #13 of 32
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What are you using them for mostly? I bough a pair of Tritton AX720's at best buy about a year ago and loved them. They especially good if you do cross-platform gaming. I dont know if you have a seperate mic or if you even talk to people while playing games but a headset might be something to think about. I havent heard any reviews of people gaming with beats but i hear they are great for music editing.

2nd that. I bought AX720's too.. Great for voice on PC, great for xbox.. Not untill I bought a sound card did I realize how great they are for music, too. Impressive bass.
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post #14 of 32

they're awesome, the hd558 have replaced them, i believe that this is more to do w/ the ridiculously low price Sennheiser has been selling these things for a loong time

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post #15 of 32
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What other stores stock these kind of headphones? That would be local.
Well, what will you be using the headphones for? Music? Gaming? Both? Do you want them to be portable? What kind of music do you listen to? I really should've asked these questions before I started making suggestions, but any of the ones I suggested would be better than those Beats hands-down .
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I'm already using g35's and i feel they are lacking. Highs sound not high and lows are lacking.
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post #17 of 32
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I play games but im not concerned about directional audio, i'm concerned about clarity.

Know anything about the trinttons?
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post #18 of 32
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I'm already using g35's and i feel they are lacking. Highs sound not high and lows are lacking.
Do you have a sound card?
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post #19 of 32
Quote:
Originally Posted by SkitzoPhr3nia View Post
What are you using them for mostly? I bough a pair of Tritton AX720's at best buy about a year ago and loved them. They especially good if you do cross-platform gaming. I dont know if you have a seperate mic or if you even talk to people while playing games but a headset might be something to think about. I havent heard any reviews of people gaming with beats but i hear they are great for music editing.
Beats are abysmally colored, and are very poor for music anything.
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No. I was going to buy one with the headphones.

The g35's are USB so would a sound card even affect them?
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