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post #31 of 109
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Originally Posted by Master__Shake View Post

fools and their money.

seriously 55000?

Trampling the 99% has its privileges.
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55K and that's how they look in terms of design? Simply pathetic. Those things are hideous and look like they are made out of cheap plastic. No doubts the sound quality is amazing though. Personally I would never spend such an amount of money on headphones, even if I had loads of money to spend recklessly.
Edited by Cybertox - 11/3/15 at 9:26am
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How can you have better sound quality then what is being recorded? If they dont use better or similar class recording and playback devices in the studio then how will you hear the better quality? Even HD800 are bottle necked by the source. The example with video would be getting a PS4 and plugging it on different TVs. You will not get better graphics no matter how good the TV is.
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post #34 of 109
I thought $1500 was a lot for a pair of headphones. Seriously?
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I thought $1500 was a lot for a pair of headphones. Seriously?

How is $1500 a lot if its going to last very long time.
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post #36 of 109
lol so is there any chance I could think my DT990's sound better just due to sound signature preference (I hated my Sennheiser HD598's)?
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Not even close to the same.


EDIT:

Yes, there is going to be a luxury/bling "tax" tossed into that price, but don't be fooled into thinking these don't have the best technology in the World in them as well.

Wonder how much a tube costs if you pop it.
post #38 of 109
Sony, its also time to bring back those lovely MDR-R10s!

though its *much cheaper* than Orpheus hehe
Edited by Dyaems - 11/3/15 at 9:45am
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How is $1500 a lot if its going to last very long time.

I own a pair of Bose AE2 headphones and they are still solid after 5+ years of use. They were $149 retail and the best headphones I have ever owned. I guess it just depends on who you are. Audiophiles would probably consider 1.5K headphones a reasonable price, I personally enjoy mountain biking and my last trail bike cost $1200.
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