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AKG K450, Sennheiser PX300, Grado SR60. I could list so many headphones which are built better, will last longer and sound better than these at a similar price. If I can give you so many options which are a better deal than these, then these are by definition, overpriced. Keep in mind I listed a pair of very "mainstream" Sennheiser's in that list, I don't care how popular a headphone is, I only care (for my money's worth any way) how good they are. Pioneer are not known for making particularly good headphones and marketing them in this manner shows the level and crowd they're aiming for. It's not the crowd who care how they sound.
And come on M50's? Most of the people who post in the Audio section of OCN have better gear than that. Even those aren't great.

I know M50's are great cans and they are worth what they are priced. They're probably even better than the cans you mentioned. I can go to Costco and spend even less on a pair of V modas that are just as good in terms of SQ. All Im saying is that is well within Pioneer's ability to bring a quality set of cans to the market for $90. You can disagree with the marketing all you want but everyone in here simply dismissed them as garbage headphones without having really even tried them. You cant base how these are going to sound on pure marketing. Btw, Pioneer DJ2000's are some damn good cans.
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pretty sure my old dell headphones can reproduce some wubs and dubs just fine.
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oversized 40mm drivers

Sigh. Why not just say "40mm...twice as big as 20mm!!!!!". Based on the marketing BS alone in the description, I'd pass. I'm guessing they're $15 headphones marked up to $100 with the addition of the name brand.
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Headphones with extra bass, with extra bass on the bass, with some more bass.
Because the more bass the better.


Not to bump, but since I love doing this...

 

Yo dog, we heard you liked bass, so we put bass in your bass so you can bass while you bass...

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Wow this is an old news thread.....

Anyway, these REALLY make me feel horrible for my choice in screenname. frown.gif C'mon Pioneer, I know you guys USED to know how to make some good stuff. sozo.gif
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Wow this is an old news thread.....
Anyway, these REALLY make me feel horrible for my choice in screenname. frown.gif C'mon Pioneer, I know you guys USED to know how to make some good stuff. sozo.gif

Pioneer TS-W5000 12's wink.gif
Heard a pair the other day on a Kicker zx.2500, utterly amazing sounding woofers.
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Bringing Chinese headphones with overbearing bass to all the neckbeards for $99.
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Wow this is an old news thread.....
Anyway, these REALLY make me feel horrible for my choice in screenname. frown.gif C'mon Pioneer, I know you guys USED to know how to make some good stuff. sozo.gif

Pioneer TS-W5000 12's wink.gif
Heard a pair the other day on a Kicker zx.2500, utterly amazing sounding woofers.

Those were amazingly under powered then. tongue.gif I had three of those with 6x MTX Thunder 1501D's powering them at one point in my 1990 Celica GTX (one amp per coil). Anything newer than those though, its all been severely under whelming at best. Headphones, amplifiers, receivers, speakers, subwoofers....everything. frown.gif Well, their CURRENT line of house speakers offer a great value. Their car head units are still okay, although quality has gone down a good bit.

But yeah, back on topic, these headphones are a disgrace to their name that I grew up with. frown.gif
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Bringing Chinese headphones with overbearing bass to all the neckbeards for $99.

Uh... This isn't something a neckbeard would buy. I don't think you know what a neckbeard is.
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Beyerdynamics DT770 80 ohms are better smile.gif
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