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The title says it all,But one question is it worth it to get the purity monster because it looks like the phone?or get a sol republic one?or just get another Ultrasone pro 550? I love trance music and some Techno and wont be adding any amps so its the headphone to the phone directly so please recommend me the best option and thank you.
     
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If you aren't going to add an amplifier, you would be better off with the audio technica mth-M50. I don't know what kind of impedance rating that particular phone has, but it probably isn't much.

Your big issue is that techno (or the techno that I know) has a lot of bass. The better the bass response your headphones have, the better your music will sound. But something that has really good bass response like these http://www.amazon.com/Beyerdynamic-770-PRO-250-ohms/dp/B0006NL5SM has a very high impedance. Even those Ultrasone ones have a pretty high impedance. To get something good, you NEED a mobile amp.

If not then the audio technica headphones are your best bet and they will be a bit quiet.


Now the other option is you can get some good IEMs.
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If you aren't going to add an amplifier, you would be better off with the audio technica mth-M50. I don't know what kind of impedance rating that particular phone has, but it probably isn't much.
Your big issue is that techno (or the techno that I know) has a lot of bass. The better the bass response your headphones have, the better your music will sound. But something that has really good bass response like these http://www.amazon.com/Beyerdynamic-770-PRO-250-ohms/dp/B0006NL5SM has a very high impedance. Even those Ultrasone ones have a pretty high impedance. To get something good, you NEED a mobile amp.
If not then the audio technica headphones are your best bet and they will be a bit quiet.
Now the other option is you can get some good IEMs.
So i guess a sol republic or a monster purity is the best option for a phone
     
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The Sol Republics and Monster Purity are all trash headphones. They're garbage. They're right there with Beats. All Best Buy trash.

You're better off with the M50s or Pro 550s.
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