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Will 558 or 598 Senns be any worse in games than 555s?

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I ask this because after going from my $7 7 year old headset to a pair of HD555 and a Titanium HD I want more. I've fallen into euphoria of audio.

I'm very happy with the performance of my HD555s in games, and for the most part music, but I want more. If I can take a small hit to game performance for a boost in music fidelity, I'll do it.
 
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post #2 of 6

They're pretty much the same in games as well as in other areas. If you want to make your 555s sound like 595s (basically the same as 598) take the small piece of foam away from the cans.


If you want even more I suggest looking into higher end models.
 
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Quote:
Originally Posted by soloz2 View Post

no

Good enough for me to start looking for a pair of 558's XD
 
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Quote:
Originally Posted by rebelextrm02 View Post

Good enough for me to start looking for a pair of 558's XD

I have a pair on my desk right in front of me. HD555 are in the closet. biggrin.gif
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post #6 of 6
I would have to agree with solo as well. Even the HD518 sounds better than the HD555 which I use on a daily basis.
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