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post #21 of 27
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Originally Posted by nleksan View Post

I am biased as I've used them so long for studio use, but Grado's are probably THE best open headphones for realisti, ddynamic bass.

That said, it's a very personal thing as to whether or not you find them comfortable. I do, whether with glasses or contacts, but many don't.
Somebody hasn't heard Senny HD 650's, which IMO are the best cans you can get for music enjoyment. Sure, there are cans more suited to recording & analytical listening, but to simply enjoy music in terribly high quality..
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Actually, I've used everything up to and including the 8xx series...
   
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My experience has been the 650's have tons of bass &, though it is more subdued, it presents itself at just the right time.
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post #24 of 27
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I honestly have no idea how I lived without a dedicated pair of headphones my whole life. Its like hearing music for the first time with these. So many wasted years, so many wasted songs =p

I need to save and get a dedicated pair of grado sr225's for music only, and keep these 840s for everything else.
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I honestly have no idea how I lived without a dedicated pair of headphones my whole life. Its like hearing music for the first time with these. So many wasted years, so many wasted songs =p

I need to save and get a dedicated pair of grado sr225's for music only, and keep these 840s for everything else.

Why don't you like the shures for music?
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post #26 of 27
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I love the shures for everything so far, including music. Though people keep saying that grado's are the best for heavy metal, was curious.
post #27 of 27
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Somebody hasn't heard Senny HD 650's, which IMO are the best cans you can get for music enjoyment. Sure, there are cans more suited to recording & analytical listening, but to simply enjoy music in terribly high quality..

They may sound better than the grado sr80i's.... But they also cost 5x as much.
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