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If anyone's using a Mac as their source, I can highly recommend either Amarra or Pure Music (the latter is much less expensive and about as good). The resolution and detail that these two plugins achieve is astonishing. My JH13s out of my MacBook Air 13 (Mid-2011) have never sounded better -- not even through $1000+ outboard combos from the likes of Benchmark, Lavry et alia. Well worth the investment IMHO.

Might work on Hackintosh's too; haven't tried on mine myself.
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Hi guys,

Looking for some help on finding a good headset for XBOX 360 gaming as well as equally movie watching.

So far I have tried:

TB X11's --kept em for a second cheap headset
TB X41's --wasn't very impressed with them having paid $210 total, so returned em
TB PX5's. I bought a pair for $255. While I was impressed by them merely in comparison to the X41's...I still don't feel like I'm getting the best bang for my buck so-to-speak. And I only have 27 days or so to return them to find a better headset.


So what I'm looking for to be more specific:

Surround sound
Best sound quality I can get, not only gaming but movies
Decent Bass
Decent Mic
Decent comfort level
Wireless would be a nice perk but not willing to merely sacrifice the above for it

Price range: $300 MAX

Please help me out guys, I'd really appreciate your experience and expertise!
not trying to nit pick and someone MAY be able to help but this is Headphone owners not Headset. Big difference.
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not trying to nit pick and someone MAY be able to help but this is Headphone owners not Headset. Big difference.
oh, alright.

where would be the best place to post this my friend?
post #10584 of 37767
got myself the Sennheiser HD280 Pro today \\o/

i'll try them out later w/ music n bf3
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well you could try a new thread in the main forum or I would head over to the xbox section and see what they have too http://www.overclock.net/xbox/
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Alright so I am not sure what to get. I am looking for closed headphones under $250. So far I have found: Shure SRH840, Sony MDR-V900HD, Audio-Technica ATH-PRO700MK2, Ultrsone DJ1 PRO, Ultrasone HFI-780. Please tell me what you think and/or suggest other headphones. THANKS
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Alright so I am not sure what to get. I am looking for closed headphones under $250. So far I have found: Shure SRH840, Sony MDR-V900HD, Audio-Technica ATH-PRO700MK2, Ultrsone DJ1 PRO, Ultrasone HFI-780. Please tell me what you think and/or suggest other headphones. THANKS
They will all sound pretty difference so it depends on your music tastes and how you feel towards bass, midrange/vocal and treble response.
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alright so if I listen to rock and electronic what would you suggest?
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Got my Grado SR60i's in the mail... Too bad I had them shipped to my cousins... So I won't use em until this Thursday or Friday ):<

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I would suggest getting Ultrasone HFI 580's or DJ1's (whichever is cheaper, they're both the same headphone though) if you want all around use. Ive personally used the M50's long enough to have a unbiased opinion. The HFI 580 has quite a large soundstage for a closed can(larger than my A700's). You wont be disappointed, the ATH M50 is just hype from a bunch of people owning it.

Both the HFI 580 and ATH M50 are very neutral cans though. I personally like the HFI 580's sound signature more due to the soundstage.
I think it's more to do with the bass response and the price of the M50s. Plus the soundstage isn't too shabby. I use to want them, but my HD 280s give me the same feel to them, so I think I'm back to wanting DT 770s again
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How is that HiFIman?
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I have heard good things about the brand in general but for more info, I advise you give them a test drive
Their earphones are fine, don't touch their DAPs.
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