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post #11101 of 38086
Money isn't a huge issue and if the build is better in terms of plastic -> magnesium then that would give me a piece of mind on build quality. But ya I do not have an amp or anything like that, I am very very new to audio technology and just getting my feet with buying the sound card I have.
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if i remember correctly he purchased a 2.1 system with a decent receiver a while back

Missed your post, if your referring to me I do not have a system with a receiver. I have 2.1 Insignia computer speakers.
post #11103 of 38086
Then your best bet is the AD900. The Audio Technica AD series are the most comfortable headphones I have used, closely follow by Beyerdynamics.

They also have the largest soundstage of any headphone I have ever used (Though I have sadly never used any AKGs which are supposedly better) while not making the music feel unnaturally spaced out. The AD900 also fixes the creaking issue the AD700s have, and have a better aesthetic IMO.
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Pick one, or all
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Just found this thread.

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Missed your post, if your referring to me I do not have a system with a receiver. I have 2.1 Insignia computer speakers.

ahh i remember you were asking about a 2.1 a while back i thought you had bought it. But if you have only the sound card; get the AD-900s. theyre very comfortable, the only ones i prefer comfort wise are my HD 650s
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ahh i remember you were asking about a 2.1 a while back i thought you had bought it. But if you have only the sound card; get the AD-900s. theyre very comfortable, the only ones i prefer comfort wise are my HD 650s

Ya I was asking but the speaker setups in the past. But I'm starting to think the headphones is the way to go. I will most likely be getting a pair of AD900's in a few weeks just because it seems like the best setup for me! Comfort is soo important because I sometimes have gaming stints of 6 hours (ugh) without even paying attention. So the whole open headphones to let heat out is HUGE and also the fact that it seems like its material that won't make my head sweat is a huge plus as well.
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Then your best bet is the AD900. The Audio Technica AD series are the most comfortable headphones I have used, closely follow by Beyerdynamics.
They also have the largest soundstage of any headphone I have ever used (Though I have sadly never used any AKGs which are supposedly better) while not making the music feel unnaturally spaced out. The AD900 also fixes the creaking issue the AD700s have, and have a better aesthetic IMO.

i have had the ad700 and ad900. AKG Q701 are much better, larger more accurate soundstage (and i thought nothing could beat the ad700), better tigher bass. Down side of the q701 to the AD700 is that they would probably run you $350. $250 headphones + $100 amp (E9). If you have the AD700 and only for gaming do not upgrade to Q701 because even though they are better you have to expend alot of money for the upgrade.
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