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For music/mp3 player purposes. Here's the headphones I'm talking about [ame="http://www.amazon.com/Sony-MDR-XB500-Diaphragm-Driver-Headphones/dp/tech-data/B001RB24S2/ref=de_a_smtd"]Amazon.com: Sony MDR-XB500 40mm XB Diaphragm Driver Extra Bass Headphones: Electronics[/ame]
    
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For bass? no, but if you want something more portable I would suggest Koss Porta Pros
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Well I heard these were light-weight so idc about portability on these. So these headphones are the best bet on sound/bass/price, huh? Nothing good that's on sale or anything?
    
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I imagine these sound pretty good for the price. I have the 300's and have had them for a year and im quite satisfied with them. I think I gave $30 for them. Very light weight/bassy and comfortable.
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Originally Posted by PB4UGO;15505988 
arg!....try try try to stretch your budget $15 more and get the MDR-V6. you won't be sorry!
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00001WRSJ/ref=s9_simh_gw_p23_d0_g23_i1?pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=center-2&pf_rd_r=13F75KT67795M4Z7M84M&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=470938631&pf_rd_i=507846

Ugh I wish I could but I only have 95$ and I gotta buy the iPod my friend's selling to me for $50. Thanks for the suggestion anyway, rep +
    
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Originally Posted by XxRZxX;15506055 
Ugh I wish I could but I only have 95$ and I gotta buy the iPod my friend's selling to me for $50. Thanks for the suggestion anyway, rep +

cool cool...hope you get something nice!
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JVC HA-RX700:

[ame="http://www.amazon.com/JVC-HARX700-Precision-Sound-Headphones/dp/B0013OWPV4"]Amazon.com: JVC HARX700 Precision Sound Full Size Headphones - Black: Electronics[/ame]



Review: http://www.head-fi.org/t/369863/jvc-harx700-a-poor-mans-ath-a900
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