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Beats studio vs Sennheiser hd 419 which is the better buy [poll]

Poll Results: which is the best value?

 
  • 6% (2)
    beats studio
  • 90% (30)
    hd419
  • 3% (1)
    $50 knock off beats
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post #1 of 14
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which do you think give you the best price to performance ratio?

some claim beats have slightly better bass
some say that thats not worth the extra money

so lets settle this with a poll proof.gif

and please keep the flame war managable devil.gif
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Originally Posted by duhjuh View Post

and please keep the flame war managable devil.gif

There won't be much of one; just a whole lot of agreeing that beats are crap, mixed with copious amounts of sarcasm.
Bottom line, no don't get the Beats.

My suggestion would be to post up your budget and ask for other recommendations be by ways of comparison to the Sennheisers.
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edited poll to include something i missed !
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post #4 of 14
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and please keep the flame war managable devil.gif

There won't be much of one; just a whole lot of agreeing that beats are crap, mixed with copious amounts of sarcasm.
Bottom line, no don't get the Beats.

My suggestion would be to post up your budget and ask for other recommendations be by ways of comparison to the Sennheisers.
already own my headphones(hd419) this is to settle a small dispute rolleyes.gif
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I never thought I would say this, but the Beats are better if you don't take into account the price, for the price they are absolutely terrible. As far as value goes the HD 419s are way way better, we are comparing $300 headphones to $35 headphones tongue.gif
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the 50 dollar beats knockoffs are identical to the real ones in terms of sound quality.

50$ dollar beat replicas no contest for bass sound quality and price.

Both headphones are for bassheads and the beat replicas win



Significantly lower lows and higher highs and a much better sound signature for the replicas vs some 30 dollar sennheiser entry level headphone.

Sorry bruh, your little 30 dollar sennheisers do not stand up against even the chinese knockoffs.

And noone "claims" anything, beats have more bass thats a fact not an opinion, that image shows the beats sound signature...
Edited by Clipze - 2/26/13 at 1:47pm
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Originally Posted by Clipze View Post

the 50 dollar beats knockoffs are identical to the real ones in terms of sound quality.

50$ dollar beat replicas no contest for bass sound quality and price.

Both headphones are for bassheads and the beat replicas win



Significantly lower lows and higher highs and a much better sound signature for the replicas vs some 30 dollar sennheiser entry level headphone.

Sorry bruh, your little 30 dollar sennheisers do not stand up against even the chinese knockoffs.

And noone "claims" anything, beats have more bass thats a fact not an opinion, that image shows the beats sound signature...
and i doubt they will blow them out of the water considering the amount of reviews saying the hd 419s are right on par with actual beats...
way to just suck the fun out of a discussion/friendly argument...
and besides it hard to keep consistency among knock offs many are of again on a gain with whatever components are available...
not to mention warranty and replacement parts for my hd 419s...
if i really wanted a pair that trashed beats i woudl just bring up the fact that for the same 300 you woudl spend on beats...you could buy a pair of senns or audio tecnika or sony 's that were in a whole different class..

and your chart is for real beats not knock offs...
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I never thought I would say this, but the Beats are better if you don't take into account the price, for the price they are absolutely terrible. As far as value goes the HD 419s are way way better, we are comparing $300 headphones to $35 headphones tongue.gif
yes VALUE is the idea here..
we are looking for over whats better based off of these cats:
-build quality
-warranty
-performance
-style
-and of course price
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yes VALUE is the idea here..
we are looking for over whats better based off of these cats:
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-and of course price
Beats have a pretty shoddy build quality, not awful but below okay. I'd say they're probably on behind in that respect.
Monster offer a 1 year warranty on the Beats and I think Sennheiser offers a standard of 2 years.
I'm sure the Beats are technically better sound quality wise however for me they are way to bass heavy, it's down to preference and I prefer the more balanced sound of the 419s.
Style, Beats are vulgar, nuff said.
Beats are a rip off, the Sennheisers are good value.
Edited by twerk - 2/26/13 at 2:10pm
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yes VALUE is the idea here..
we are looking for over whats better based off of these cats:
-build quality
-warranty
-performance
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-and of course price
Beats have a pretty shoddy build quality, not awful but below okay. I'd say they're probably on behind in that respect.
Monster offer a 1 year warranty on the Beats and I think Sennheiser offers a standard of 2 years.
I'm sure the Beats are technically better sound quality wise however for me they are way to bass heavy, it's down to preference and I prefer the more balanced sound of the 419s.
Style, Beats are vulgar, nuff said.
Beats are a rip off, the Sennheisers are good value.
and the knock off beats?
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