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Bose is a lot like Monster Cables. Great stuff, but they overcharge by about 30-50%
    
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I found them best for blues, jazz, and some other soft music. If I had to pay for these I'd offer $80. I just don't like the fact that some audiophiles would just go around saying some $15 clip-ons sound better when it's clear that Bose is only overpriced but nowhere near as bad as that in quality. Personally I find them to be the best portable headphones I've ever had, especially when I can fold them up and stick them in my pocket in just a few seconds. Thanks to those of you who understand that it's only overpriced.
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I found them best for blues, jazz, and some other soft music. If I had to pay for these I'd offer $80. I just don't like the fact that some audiophiles would just go around saying some $15 clip-ons sound better when it's clear that Bose is only overpriced but nowhere near as bad as that in quality. Personally I find them to be the best portable headphones I've ever had, especially when I can fold them up and stick them in my pocket in just a few seconds. Thanks to those of you who understand that it's only overpriced.
It's not just that they are overpriced, it's that I have cheap, less-than-thrity-dollar, noname headphones that I like better than Bose headphones because mine have a tighter bass than Bose.

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My Rig:
Sondigo Inferno
Logitech Z-5500

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Sony PSP (Looking to find a dedicated MP3 Player)
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Originally Posted by NuclearCrap View Post
I found them best for blues, jazz, and some other soft music. If I had to pay for these I'd offer $80. I just don't like the fact that some audiophiles would just go around saying some $15 clip-ons sound better when it's clear that Bose is only overpriced but nowhere near as bad as that in quality. Personally I find them to be the best portable headphones I've ever had, especially when I can fold them up and stick them in my pocket in just a few seconds. Thanks to those of you who understand that it's only overpriced.
KSC75s DO sound better than any bose headphones I've listened to. >.>
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I've just added some new toys. Got the ProMedia Ultra 2.0s for the desktop, moved the HK AVR-210 upstairs with the Sansui's, and today acquired a GoVideo DVD recorder as a decent cheap digital source. Pics at a more reasonable hour.
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Mine BASS pimpin setup :

Sound Card: Onboard Realtek HD Audio (Hoping for Creative X-Fi card soon)
Amp: Yamaha HTR-5730 5.1 A/V Receiver
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Subwoofers:.... 2X MTX MXS1204 12' 800watt Subwoofers in ported box powered by an Infinity Reference 311a amp.
2X Titan 10' 300watt subwoofers in bandpass box powered by 200watt Thunder Acoutic Amp.
Yamaha 8' Q-Bass subwoofer

Bass 4 life!

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Personal: Pk3 earbuds with a Zune and a 60gig, 3rd gen Ipod for storage

Rig: ATH-A900 Audio Technica headphones, Micro amp, X-fi Xtremegamer FPS edition, Z-5500 with digital cables.

Its a rave on its own in here at all times =)
    
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PK3, just bought my brother and dad a pair, a good sounding entry level earbud.
    
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Audigy 4
Zalman 5.1 Headphones
    
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