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Opinions please....which cans are the best buy for 30-35 quid, i listen mainly to rock music(older rock, led zep, ac/dc, deep purple, floyd, dio etc), and some acoustic, (baroque guitar, live acoustic sets) and will also be using them for guitar practice, six string and bass. thanx in advance,(by the way, noob question, what does 'pwn' or 'pwned' mean???)
    
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Pwn or Pwned - change the p to an o, you've got own or owned. if someone does something stupid and they get caught or called out on it, they get pwned.
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Opinions please....which cans are the best buy for 30-35 quid, i listen mainly to rock music(older rock, led zep, ac/dc, deep purple, floyd, dio etc), and some acoustic, (baroque guitar, live acoustic sets) and will also be using them for guitar practice, six string and bass. thanx in advance,(by the way, noob question, what does 'pwn' or 'pwned' mean???)
Are you looking for earbuds, canals, or over-the-ear ones?

I feel that I'm rather qualified for this one. Pwn.
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£37

That is what everyone told me when i got mine And i am very impressed with them. The frame build is a bit flimsy but for £37 i wasn't complaining. They come in white or black!

I personally wish i folked out the £56 for these bad boys.

They have built in 5.1 and a built in amp. They are also hella comfy.

However if you are looking for 'street wear' kind of ear/headphones then these aren't for you obviously.
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i need closed, circum-aural or supra-aural, would prefer circum-aural, ive been looking at senn hd212 and akg k81 dj's reviews suggest the akg are superior, although i know its all subjective....
    
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post #6 of 15
Have you looked at the eH250's ?

I've got a pair, they're alright. Real similar in looks to the HD212.. Lots of bass in them though.

I've also however heard good things about the AKG's..
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i need closed, circum-aural or supra-aural, would prefer circum-aural, ive been looking at senn hd212 and akg k81 dj's reviews suggest the akg are superior, although i know its all subjective....
I would suggest either the K81 DJ's or Sennheiser HD201's. (Many of the other Senn HD2xx headphones have bloated bass and and just don't sound as good all-around as the HD201s do). The K81 is the superior headphone of the two, in my opinion, but if you really would like circumaural the HD201 is about the only one in your budget I could recommend.
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post #8 of 15
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WOW, i can get HD201's for under 15 quid ($30) delivered; BARGAIN!!!
    
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post #9 of 15
Where from?

Always wanted to just try out a pair of these hombres..
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here

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.d...MEWA:IT&ih=011
    
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