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help me choose out of these 2 headphones. superlux 681 EVO black or Takstar 2050

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Budget of 70.00 MAX I am looking at these 2 headphones for gaming

 

Superlux HD-681 EVO Black
 
 
Takstar Monitor Hi-fi Headphone HI 2050
 
Comfort is a MUST. I wear headphones 8+ hours per day

Edited by 4LC4PON3 - 3/6/14 at 5:15pm
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What don't you like about the monoprice?
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What don't you like about the monoprice?

 

Well from my experience was this. There heavish, super uncomfortable, they get hot real fast, my left ear cup over the year i had em started crackling. they feel cheap. They had good sound but honestly ive debated this far to long. I tried holding out as long as possible to replace them but ive had it. my left ear has finally died and im tired of not having something comfy. 

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Well some budget headphones are

ATH-M50, these are being cleared out for the M50x
NVX XPT100
Superlux 668 or 681
Tascam TH02 or MX2. These have been talked about recently because they measure pretty well for such a cheap headphone.

I was checking out this thread recently, which might be a good gamble for you http://www.head-fi.org/t/637699 People talk about preferring these over HD600/650, which are much more expensive.

edit: forgot Takstar 2050 and Gemini HSR-1000
Edited by DrGroove - 3/6/14 at 4:13pm
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Originally Posted by DrGroove View Post

Well some budget headphones are

ATH-M50, these are being cleared out for the M50x
NVX XPT100
Superlux 668 or 681
Tascam TH02 or MX2. These have been talked about recently because they measure pretty well for such a cheap headphone.

I was checking out this thread recently, which might be a good gamble for you http://www.head-fi.org/t/637699 People talk about preferring these over HD600/650, which are much more expensive.

edit: forgot Takstar 2050 and Gemini HSR-1000

 

that head-fi link you sent me looking through the pages the Takstar HI2050 got alot of praise and cloth ear pads is awesome. Im going to buy these there 66.00

 

im not going to lie tho I really like the look of these 

 

Superlux HD-681 EVO

http://www.amazon.com/Superlux-HD-681-Professional-Monitor-Headphones/dp/B00BWUHHYE/ref=pd_luc_sbs_01_03_t_lh?ie=UTF8&psc=1


Edited by 4LC4PON3 - 3/6/14 at 5:09pm
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