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I broke my Sennheiser HD-212's cable so I ordered a new cable. After a week of not seeing it I email Sennheiser and find out that it was on back order. Me being the crazy person I am when it comes to customer service, I call Sennheiser and cancel my order and complain. The manager wasn't there but I was told that she would give me a call back tomorrow.

Guess what? She DID! I almost fell over. She then went over my options with me and she cut me a deal on a pair of PC-150s: $2 cheaper than newegg with free 2 day shipping. Damn decent if you ask me. Probs to Sennheiser for taking a lame situation and making it much better.

I haven't plugged them in yet, but so far I am very impressed with them. They are built well and the feel great on. They don't go around your ear, they sit on top, but I find it very comfortable. They aren't closed backs, which at first made me cranky, but then I realized that these aren't made for music. The mic is flexible. All and all these seem like they will work very well. I

*UPDATE*

So I've got them setup. The mic is killer, it's very clean. The sound quality is decent. Not as nice as my HD212s but close, the onlt diff is the bass. Highs and mids are great, but the bass is lacking just a bit. I'm very impressed with these. The main things that stand out for me is how comfortable they are, the mic quality, the headphones are decent, the build quality is very high and the price is right.
    
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Cool, can't wait for the update I just got done ordering some off newegg What do you mean they arent made for music?
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Plug em in and let em run for a few hours let those headphones warm up a bit. I usually do about 50hrs of burn in (just plug them into my Home Theater and let a CD loop).

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Yeah, thanks lightsource, I read your review before I bought them . Nice review btw! & thanks for the info Mr Pink57.
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Yeah, thanks lightsource, I read your review before I bought them . Nice review btw! & thanks for the info Mr Pink57.
Cool!

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Cool, can't wait for the update I just got done ordering some off newegg What do you mean they arent made for music?
I mean I'm using them for gaming and whatnot

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send me your hd212's and I'll make a cable
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Quote:
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send me your hd212's and I'll make a cable
Nah, I'll be buying one a bit later

They have been playing music for 5 hours and it seems they have warmer tones now. Is there a certin type of music that will burn them in better? I've been playing my muse and tool pandora station
    
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No not really, just leave them at normal volume and just leave 'em alone overnight.

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