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Originally Posted by Tatakai All View Post

I understand that beats are overpriced and highly over rated but I what I don't understand is how people think that they look good? To me they look like how an ignorant noob would look. Like when I game on xbl with friends; who don't have gaming PC's, I imagine all the little screechy foul mouthed little douches look like a pair of beats.

It's like skull candy, beacuse people think they look cool, it becomes cool. The people buying these headphones aren't buying them for quality.
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It's like skull candy, beacuse people think they look cool, it becomes cool. The people buying these headphones aren't buying them for quality.

It doesn't 'look cool' at all, as the only design is the 'b' logo. At least I can understand Skullcandy as they actually have different designs for different headphones. the Beats only have the 'b' so really it's all about brand recognition and shallow social conformity.
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there is absolutely nothing special about beats at all.....the bass is like someone taking a dump in my ear also they are overpriced as hell all you are paying for is the "b" logo on the side...all in all the only people that use beats are people who do not know anything about music, kids that think they are hip, and well thieves.....
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haha yep. At 17, it's the 'I-think-I-know-everything-but-in-reality-you-know-next-to-nothing-about-life' stage. Everyone goes through it.

when i was 17, i aware i dont know everything about life, until now (22 years o) i still dont think i know well enough. Life is all about experience, every years you learn about it.

Agreed though, Skullcandy cans looks better than Beats.

edit : ups sorry for bumping old thread
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when i was 17, i aware i dont know everything about life, until now (22 years o) i still dont think i know well enough. Life is all about experience, every years you learn about it.
Agreed though, Skullcandy cans looks better than Beats.
skullcandy looks like someone went to walmart, bought all the 99 cent jewelery and then hot glued it to a pair of headphones.
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Really old thread but OP I have a very hard time believing you'd never heard of Dr. Dre
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Really old thread but OP I have a very hard time believing you'd never heard of Dr. Dre

I know a lot about him now but at first I really didn't. I don't know why either. I only really started getting into audio gear and music shortly before making this thread. Before I really didn't care about any sort of music or celebrities.
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Really old thread but OP I have a very hard time believing you'd never heard of Dr. Dre

I know a lot about him now but at first I really didn't. Why would I lie about that?
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I was surprised how many people had never heard of Dre myself. But he really hasn't been active, except as a producer, in quite a few years. If you're an Eminem fan, you probably know who Dr. Dre is, since he "discovered" Eminem and produces his stuff. If not, you might not know him unless you're over 30. Back in his day, you couldn't miss him. I've always been a metal fan, and even I knew who he was.

Nothing special about his headphones. Just another overpriced product for the crowd who chase the latest fads.
     
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