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I, personally, really like open cans for gaming, but not so much for music, and the lack of lows that normally coincide with open headphones can turn certain people off.

I think you should get the AT M50's; they're closed, have good clarity, but are also not harsh enough to keep you from wearing them a long time (also good bass response).

Second choice is Sony MDR V-6's, but they are on the harsh side with a 2000 khz bump..
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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.
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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?
Also garbage.

If you want some good headphones check out the AD700's, which are weak on bass. Otherwise look at the M50's or some Ultrasonnes.
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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?
You're Correct. The USB headphones are unaffected by any soundcards. In your price range I would recommend the Ultrastone HFI-580(great bass), Denon1100, or the Beyerdynamics DT770Pro80(VERY great bass, needs an amp though). I would ask in the HiFi section of this website or Head-Fi.org for more help. People recommending USB headphones have no idea what they are talking about.
     
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DT770's are the nicest I've ever tried (admittedly); I really wish I picked them up.
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Ironically i already had the Sony MDR V-6's sitting in a closet not using them. I replaced them with the g35's because i needed a mic. If i get a sound card can i expect deeper bass from them?
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Ironically i already had the Sony MDR V-6's sitting in a closet not using them. I replaced them with the g35's because i needed a mic. If i get a sound card can i expect deeper bass from them?
No, they show most of their potential even from subpar sources; they're really easy to drive.

I would understand if you weren't satisfied with those, they're just a good cheap headphone.

Edit: but there's always EQing.. lol
Edited by FlighterPilot - 10/11/11 at 11:19am
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Will i notice a huge different if i go to the AT M50's?
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I really disliked the g930 which was a wireless g35. Returned them.
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post #29 of 32
Here is what I strongly, strongly advised. I'm really surprised I didn't say this already. Go to your local pro audio shop, and test out some of the big names you hear floating around.

Just ask the staff, and they should be happy to help you out. Everyone has their own preference, so this is the only way to be absolutely positive that you are getting what you want.


Food for thought: I chose the V6's over the M50's when I head the two side by side; I found the M50's had a little too much bass for me.
Edited by FlighterPilot - 10/11/11 at 11:30am
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Here is what I strongly, strongly advised. I'm really surprised I didn't say this already. Go to your local pro audio shop, and test out some of the big names you hear floating around.

Just ask the staff, and they should be happy to help you out. Everyone has their own preference, so this is the only way to be absolutely positive that you are getting what you want.


Food for thought: I chose the V6's over the M50's when I head the two side by side; I found they had a little too much bass for me.
I have no idea where i could find a pro audio shop around here.

Would a music center that sells guitars and such have them?
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