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How much bass do they have?

And will a Xonar DX drive them properly?
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Originally Posted by snipekill2445 View Post

How much bass do they have?
And will a Xonar DX drive them properly?
How much bass well more then enough for me as for the soundcard yes i belive it sould be enough for the 598
As you will use your headphones for music and movies i can flat out say they are awesome and amazing beyond belief you dont know how good the 598 is before you put it on your head and blast away with some good music or a good movie.
Edited by shilka - 11/13/12 at 3:14pm
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post #13 of 25
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There's still the problem that I don't really want to spend that much on headphones TBH. redface.gif
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Trust me when i say its well worth it
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post #15 of 25
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It'll cost me like 350 USD for those headphones and the Sound card... I don't have that money.

Not to mention when I do get that kind of money I still have over 1500 of other things to buy.
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post #16 of 25
fair enough
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post #17 of 25
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But the 518's are still good right?

I had a pair of Logitech G35's once (I know), how much better and the 518's than those?
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In sound the 518 is much better then the G35
In comfort the 518 is a world a part the 518 feels so much better then the G35 to have on your head they do not get warm at all no matter how long you have them on.
One thing you sould know about Sennheiser headphones is when you unpack them and use them for the first time they sound like ass that is because the headphones need to be played in that can take a couple of days do when you buy them you need to put them down and let them play music for 2-3 days before they sound as they sould my old 277 did that my 595 did it and 598 also did that so think all Sennheiser headphones needs to be played in
Edited by shilka - 11/14/12 at 2:57am
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post #19 of 25
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Originally Posted by shilka View Post

In sound the 518 is much better then the G35
In comfort the 518 is a world a part the 518 feels so much better then the G35 to have on your head they do not get warm at all no matter how long you have them on.
One thing you sould know about Sennheiser headphones is when you unpack them and use them for the first time they sound like ass that is because the headphones need to be played in that can take a couple of days do when you buy them you need to put them down and let them play music for 2-3 days before they sound as they sould my old 277 did that my 595 did it and 598 also did that so think all Sennheiser headphones needs to be played in

I've always wondered, should you play songs with not so much bass during this time?
    
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I've always wondered, should you play songs with not so much bass during this time?
I just put them down and let them play nonstop for 2 or 3 days whenever i get a new pair and i blast them with pretty lound and all kinds of music never had a problem doing that
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