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Originally Posted by bumblebee1980 View Post

the Sennheiser HD558 is a dark sounding headphone.. not very musical but makes a good everyday headphone. the B&W P7 is a lifestyle headphone that is supposed to be easily driven and pleasing to the ear so i'm going to wager you just don't like either. buying a sound card isn't going to hurt the situation but you still might end up back where you started.

Wow really? I just read reviews on the p7's and it was lauded in every review. Music is one of my biggest forms of entertainment so that why I decided to go splurge (within reason of course) and go with p7's. Now I have no idea what to do frown.gif
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Wow really? I just read reviews on the p7's and it was lauded in every review. Music is one of my biggest forms of entertainment so that why I decided to go splurge (within reason of course) and go with p7's. Now I have no idea what to do frown.gif

where did you read these reviews?

the B&W P7 looks well made and luxurious but I read it's pretty v-shaped like most lifestyle headphones meaning it has accentuated bass and treble.

what kind of music do you listen to?
    
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