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Hi guys , im looking to buy some headphones for my trip to europe. Im going on the plane and travelling a lot , and want amazing sound quality.

I got money for graduating high school , so its no problem.

I want to get these headphones , and maybe an amp , but dont know where to get them. Amazon seems a little over priced , (235) ... so i dont know.

Thank guys.
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audiocubes.com , Where I got my A700's at and good prices.
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Compared to the A700s , is it worth it?
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Honestly, I can't say because I have never heard the A900's but I absolutely fell in with my A700's.

DJBigBear or Soloz would know, maybe they will jump in here.
Edited by rx7racer - 6/13/08 at 6:56pm
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thanks +rep
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There are better choices for the price, especially for traveling, since the A900s are bulky and don't isolate as well as some others. They've been discontinued, which would explain why you've had trouble finding a pair.
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There are better choices for the price, especially for traveling, since the A900s are bulky and don't isolate as well as some others. They've been discontinued, which would explain why you've had trouble finding a pair.
oo , thanks. Any suggestions?
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oo , thanks. Any suggestions?
Well, closed portables seem like they'd work well for your purposes, look at the Audio Technica ES7 (make sure they're genuine, lots of fake ones) or Sennheiser HD-25, and its deriviations.


I've also heard that the Sennheiser PXC450 sounds excellent with the noise canceling feature in "passive" mode.
post #9 of 12
yes it is well worth it to get A900, no they are not discontinued,
and you can find it @ www.audiocubes.com
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DJ.BigBear View Post
yes it is well worth it to get A900, no they are not discontinued,
and you can find it @ www.audiocubes.com
http://www.audio-technica.com/cgi-bi...e%20Headphones


They're still in stock, but AT's stopped making them.
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