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Originally Posted by XAslanX View Post

Gonna have to agree with sparky here, go try out some real headphones against the beats, not bose, sony, or apple, they arent exactly what I would call quality.

actually people using mdr-v6 for recording because it has flat freq response. just sayin.
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Originally Posted by Alienware69 View Post

I'd rather listen to them before buying though. I got to listen to the Beats before I paid for them.
Not that I'm calling you a liar but, Beats have won a lot of awards and is one of the biggest brands right now. That's just not possible on marketing alone. If they were as bad as $20 headphones, no one would buy them. Logo or not, lol
Not saying they're the best, but come on, lol.
They might be a little overpriced but so is everything at the high end enthusiast segment. I saw Batman in IMAX over the summer. Watching movies on my PC with these literally sounds just as good.

Beats aint enthusiast brand.

as for bolded part, yes, its because the marketing alone. People like you really believe they're good because the sponsored awards & nice words on their website which is supposedly an ads.
Edited by Mirjalovic - 9/11/12 at 11:42am
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post #32 of 70
You have nothing to compare them against, OP. if you really want to compare, then shell out money for 59x grade sennheisers, beyers, or ultrasones, AND GET A DAC AND AMP FOR THEM.
 
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Beats, Alienware, hmmm....next thing he'll be telling us Razer makes the best products! Good trolling sir. thumb.gif
I've owned Alienware before, and almost bought a 2nd one before I learned to build my own here and made my sig pc. Alienware is great for people without the know how or the time to piece a gaming pc together though.

Get your budget up tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by srsparky32 View Post

You have nothing to compare them against, OP. if you really want to compare, then shell out money for 59x grade sennheisers, beyers, or ultrasones, AND GET A DAC AND AMP FOR THEM.
Not sure what DAC stands for?

And my Sony headphones were Sony Studio.
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post #34 of 70
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pretty much anything priced similar to beats are better.
also Bose are garbage aswell

I agree with beats being overpriced and not performing up to the mark, but Bose being garbage? lol?!

For the price I think they're really good in sound quality. But then i'm only talking about the IE2(best earbuds ever) and home theatre I own. I used the noise cancellation headphonesas well and I think they're pretty decent too.
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post #35 of 70
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actually people using mdr-v6 for recording because it has flat freq response. just sayin.
Beats aint enthusiast brand.
as for bolded part, yes, its because the marketing alone. People like you really believe they're good because sponsored award & nice words on their website which is supposedly ads.

There are a few exceptions as you mentioned but the rest (Bose and Apple) are just garbage.
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I agree with beats being overpriced and not performing up to the mark, but Bose being garbage? lol?!

no highs, now lows....
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5/5 For music.
Looks? Beats is pretty much the Alienware of headphones, and no, I don't just mean price. When people see these around your neck, they will be impressed. thumb.gif


The last thing I am when I see a pair of these around someone's neck is "impressed".
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no highs, now lows....

This, also most people refer to them as Buy Other Sound Equipment.
post #39 of 70
OP if you liked the Beats Pro then you should try out the Ultrasone Pro 900s. They are a bass heavy headphone and have better sound quality than any of the Beats series cans.
post #40 of 70
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You have nothing to compare them against, OP. if you really want to compare, then shell out money for 59x grade sennheisers, beyers, or ultrasones, AND GET A DAC AND AMP FOR THEM.

he doesnt get it sparky, let him be in his little bubble.

i actually for fun once stuck a pair of beats headphones on at best buy, and was appauled at how unbalanced they are sound wise.

when i say this ill probably get a laugh out of someone but, my cruddy turtle beach gaming headset sounds better playing music than beats do.

and yeah, im not cheap on headphones, i have a pair of HD 598s that i use specifically for listening to my vinyl collection on my vintage stereo and turntable.

its besides the fact, hes probably comparing them to $30 sony studio monitor headphones, the higher end models in the $100+ range from sony arent horrible sounding, id also certainly put them above beats pro.

this comes down to 1 thing: hes trying to justify spending his $400 on something nowhere near worth that money. period
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