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whoever said the HD555's don't have a large enough soundstage to watch movies doesn't know what they're talking about! You actually want a larger soundstage for gaming, and the HD555's are great for gaming. movies are like a walk in the park for them.

A dedicated headphone amp isn't necessary, but is helpful. I'm selling 2 very good portable amps in my FS thread right now. I'm saving for a meier move
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Is there a good alternative to the HD555 with a mic on them? Or would it be best to get the HD555's and a seperate mic?
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post #33 of 37
Quote:
Originally Posted by immoral giant View Post
Is there a good alternative to the HD555 with a mic on them? Or would it be best to get the HD555's and a seperate mic?
answered!
buy Zalman clip in mic
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I heard the HD555 doesn't have a good soundstage for watching movies or playing games from a 5.1 source, is that true?
Not at all. I LOVE watching movies with my HD555s, they have an excellent soundstage and sound great with the X-Fi's CMSS-3D.
post #35 of 37
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Well I rarely use headphones to listen to music. I have a gaming headset that has fairly decent sound but nothing awe-inspiring. Still would like a nice light set for the Zune. $109 though.... steep.
Sennheiser CX300's.

They are AMAZING IEM's for the Zune. Set it to Acoustic and you're in heaven, trust me.

And they're not like earbuds at all, I hate buds, these are so comfortable I can wear them 4 or 5 hours at a time (school) and never feel discomfort!
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Thread kinda exploded a little bit here. I'll sum it up a bit.

For anybody even slightly considering phones within this relative price range, please do it, you wont regret it at all.
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post #37 of 37
the hd555's are amazing arent they
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