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Originally Posted by slytown View Post
I don't mean to sound like a jerk, but neither of those are audiophile cans. JVC's headphone line-up is focused on the mainstream market and not the enthusiast market.

For a good review of audiophile products, go to Head-Fi.org. Great site for all your audiophile needs.
You don't sound like a jerk, just read my post.
Obviously they are not audiophile cans. FallenAngel lists them as audiophile cans in the OP's spreadsheet. They're budget options, i know that.
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Originally Posted by Shane1244 View Post
Are the Xb700's worht nearly double the price over the XB500's?

I listen to a lot of bassy music, and the my HD555's/Razer Chameria just don't cut it.

XB500 = $69
XB700 = $119
I never tried the XB500s, but I tried the XB300s and didn't like the ear cushions on them.
Sadly, none of the electronic stores in my country have a good line-up of headphones, I have to order most of them from Amazon.


It's already been mentioned, you can get the XB700s a lot cheaper.
I got mine for 60€ on Amazon with free shipping, that's about $86.
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I don't mean to sound like a jerk, but neither of those are audiophile cans. JVC's headphone line-up is focused on the mainstream market and not the enthusiast market.
JVC DX1000 says differently
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So, I listen to a lot of rock (Avenged Sevenfold mostly) and was thinking about getting some Grados. Thoughts?
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So, I listen to a lot of rock (Avenged Sevenfold mostly) and was thinking about getting some Grados. Thoughts?
Go for it, I hear they're great cans. No matter what you choose, you wont be disappointed.
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Let my A700's burn in for a little over 5 hours via pink noise while I slept until I was rudely awakened by people my neighbors hired to cut down some plants they placed in the backyard that happened to be 10 feet from my window.

Also, pink noise burn in seems to be helping with the overall general use of these headphones. They sound a lot brighter now which is so much more pleasing when it comes to vocals.

Changed around my EQ settings a bit as well to even out all the dips in the mids and highs.

Edited by EpicPie - 8/10/11 at 10:57am
     
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Checking in with HD 202's here. Have had the damn things since 2007. Nearly everyday use. Best headphones I've ever had.
     
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Checking in with HD 202's here. Have had the damn things since 2007. Nearly everyday use. Best headphones I've ever had.
I tried those but returned them for the 428s, the band on the 202s hurt my head .

If you get a chance, you'll love an upgrade
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