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I'm looking to buy headphones mostly because my parents complain about how loud the music in my room is. My budget for a good headset is $50 shipped. I was looking at these:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16826158051
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look into skull candies hesh headphones heres a link i have them and their great

they are other colors available if you dont dig the tiger stripe/redblack fusion
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Originally Posted by wildfire99 View Post
look into skull candies hesh headphones heres a link i have them and their great Amazon.com: Skullcandy Hesh Headphones Black/Red: Electronics they are other colors available if you dont dig the tiger stripe/redblack fusion
No.

I had skullcandies, horrendous sound and they died within a week. Second pair died within days.
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No.

I had skullcandies, horrendous sound and they died within a week. Second pair died within days.
which ones ive heard bad things about a few ones like the skullcrushers but the hesh's have good reviews and ive had 0 problems also u can go buy them asap at a best buy to save some time.
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post #5 of 10
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I would prefer Newegg since I have a $50 giftcard
post #6 of 10
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I hear great things about this pair:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16826159420
post #7 of 10
I'd go with the senns over the fatal1ty headset... but I'd really suggest you to put up $50 of your own dollars and get these

HD555s


OR

A700s

Both are really good sets of headphones, and will work awesome. They don't require an amp or anything costly like that, and they'll last you a lifetime (if you take care of them). Seriously its better to make a good $100 investment now then $50 now and another $50 2 months down the road when u decide you don't like them or want better...
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post #8 of 10
Quote:
Originally Posted by Refresh View Post
I hear great things about this pair:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16826159420
I used to have those. Only problem I had with them was the cord. It's just too weak. I have a pair of HD280 Pros right now.
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Originally Posted by H3||scr3am View Post
I'd go with the senns over the fatal1ty headset... but I'd really suggest you to put up $50 of your own dollars and get these

HD555s


OR

A700s

Both are really good sets of headphones, and will work awesome. They don't require an amp or anything costly like that, and they'll last you a lifetime (if you take care of them). Seriously its better to make a good $100 investment now then $50 now and another $50 2 months down the road when u decide you don't like them or want better...

I went with the SENNHEISER EH250 because I probably wont notice and major difference than the $100 headphones.
post #10 of 10
If you don't want to spend as much as the HD555, see if you can spend a little more on the AKG K81DJ.
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