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Originally Posted by EoL RiNzleR View Post

yeah at least give them a try. if you like them definitely keep them. what music/ audio will you be listening to with them.

Jack Johnson, Sublime, Tribal seeds, The green, LOTS OF REGGAE lol. Maybe some oldies.

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Originally Posted by MightEMatt View Post

From my experience, people that exclusively listen to club music require unreasonable amounts of bass to be satisfied. On occasion I've cranked my car sound system to maximum bass while reducing highs and mids as much as possible for experimentation, the first comment I heard, "You have an awesome sound system!"
Kids these days.
Back on topic, I complete agree with EoL's last post. Give them a try, if you enjoy the sound enough to justify the $80, keep them and enjoy; you're trying to please yourself, not the rest of us.

Im not that much of a rap guy especially crappy new rap. However the bass wouldnt bother me. I love the basslines in Reggae a lot! So maybe it will sound good.
The again maybe not.
Edited by That_guy3 - 12/3/12 at 8:43pm
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Originally Posted by MightEMatt View Post

From my experience, people that exclusively listen to club music require unreasonable amounts of bass to be satisfied. On occasion I've cranked my car sound system to maximum bass while reducing highs and mids as much as possible for experimentation, the first comment I heard, "You have an awesome sound system!"
Kids these days.

yep. l listen to Glitch Hop, DnB n all that. i just raise the highs and mids a bit and the bass seems evened out. no one needs an overwhelming amount. only idiots who don't have a clue about music and audio *cough dre
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post #13 of 22
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yep. l listen to Glitch Hop, DnB n all that. i just raise the highs and mids a bit and the bass seems evened out. no one needs an overwhelming amount. only idiots who don't have a clue about music and audio *cough dre

Agreed, I have a pair of Monster Turbine Earbuds. I use them from my phone when I'm out, and I tried the "Bass Lower" preset in the EQ and bam, they sounded magically more balanced; about as good as I could ask for out of a phone.
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post #14 of 22
If all you've listened to is a set of bose once or twice it's going to sound great, especially compared to cheap poop cans. But Beats Audio are generally the joke of the audiophile community. Every audio thread has some joke regarding the "Beats Audio" phenomenon that seems to be sweeping across the globe.
post #15 of 22
Bose is not worth considering either, they are not very good sounding headphones. So if you are coming from experience with Bose headphones, anything will sound better. I personally like AKG and Sennheiser headphones in that price range, but Audio Technica and Beyer do some good models as well.

Return the Beats and buy some real headphones designed to sound good, not a product made to look good.
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If you liked some dubstep I can imagine you'll be quite pleased
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post #17 of 22
Sell them.

Make a profit.

Buy better!

Done. The Solos and most of anything monster/dre is crap for the price. You paid 80 bucks for headphones that perform like 20 dollar ones. :'(
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Sell them.
Make a profit.
Buy better!
Done. The Solos and most of anything monster/dre is crap for the price. You paid 80 bucks for headphones that perform like 20 dollar ones. :'(

I agree, if you like bass but want some real headphones get some Beyerdynamic DT 770s and throw a fiio e7 on your Ipod. Nice low bass with crystal highs, the mids are alright but not as good as some other headphones.

But for me they are perfect for what I use them for.
post #19 of 22
Just try them and see if you like them. To each his own.

I bought a pair of these at my local Tuesday Mornings:
http://www.tuesdaymorning.com/tony-bennett-signature-edition-stereophones/1255982.jsp

Same as DJ100, but have a replaceable cable.

They work well for $50. Plus they can fold flat, have a replaceable cord and come with a case. They honestly sound pretty good. I figured I could take them back if they sounded terrible. Like I said in another thread, they don't sound like the Klipsch in the living room, but they definitely sound a feel good enough for $50.
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If you liked some dubstep I can imagine you'll be quite pleased

no.....too much bass on the beats. make dubstep and hardstyle and other forms of heavy electro sound stupid
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