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Just want some cans that are loud and have a good amount of bass.

I heard the Sony MDR 500s i think are good, Kinda trust sony on the bassy side of sound as i had some in ear headphones that were... Well the bassyest and loudest i owned tbh.
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I'm looking for the same kind of headphones. Look at the Audio Techinca ATH-m50's. Pobably te best headphones for under 200$

Also soundprofessionals have a good deal on them right now. I believe you get them for around 120$ after shipping. I'm gonna buy them next week.

EDIT: Just noticed your price range
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I'm looking for the same kind of headphones. Look at the Audio Techinca ATH-m50's. Pobably te best headphones for under 200$

Also soundprofessionals have a good deal on them right now. I believe you get them for around 120$ after shipping. I'm gonna buy them next week.
Not anywhere near the best headphones under 200$.

Also, you didn't read that the OP stated his budget was 50 pounds.

OP, you could try these for 30 pounds:
If you REALLY want more bass, then take a look at
The JVC offers more bass and comfortability and sturdiness, but the SR850s sound better and are more useful for other purposes. Can't go wrong with either for under 50 pounds.
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Mod a pair of refurbished $30 Sennheiser HD 428's. The haedphones originally sold for $100 and while them might not be good enough to justify their price tag back then, they are an amazing dead for the $30 you pay. I have them a 24awg recable to replace the thin cord as well as modded the sticker t the back of the driver ventilation holes. Finally I added some synthetic insert-stuff I fould in a $1 teddy bear and they are AWESOME. If you agree to go with the headphones PM me and I'm be happy to go more in-depth on the mods which are UBER easy to do.
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Yes OP I actually have the MDR XB 500's on right now, huge amounts of bass they nearly rattle off your head!

beats by Dre dont even come close!
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Not anywhere near the best headphones under 200$.

Also, you didn't read that the OP stated his budget was 50 pounds.

OP, you could try these for 30 pounds: SAMSON SR850C / HEADPHONES: Amazon.co.uk: Musical Instruments

If you REALLY want more bass, then take a look at JVC HA-RX900 High Quality Headphones: Amazon.co.uk: Musical Instruments

The JVC offers more bass and comfortability and sturdiness, but the SR850s sound better and are more useful for other purposes. Can't go wrong with either for under 50 pounds.
My friend has those JVCs. They are extremely bass-y. He isn't a bass-head so he has his lower freq. all bottomed out on his equalizer. They're nice though, apparently they do get a bit warm around the ear. Agree with the sturdiness. They feel more .. "there" than either my AD-700s or Senn 555s.
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