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Don't think I've ever heard a headphone with harsh mids, lmao.
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post #12492 of 38525
What does "Harse mids" mean, do they hurt your ears or something?

Have to agree with Simca, I have heard some highs that hurt though. redface.gif
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post #12493 of 38525
Quote:
Originally Posted by Simca View Post

Don't think I've ever heard a headphone with harsh mids, lmao.

Quote:
Originally Posted by snipekill2445 View Post

What does "Harse mids" mean, do they hurt your ears or something?
Have to agree with Simca, I have heard some highs that hurt though. redface.gif

What he probably meant is over-done mids / mid-centric / un-natural mids
Take the DBA-02 MK II - and you'll know what I mean by mid-centric.
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Yeah, what he said^.

Really overdone mids, such as loud snare hits or certain guitar notes get to me and just make me cringe. I can take the highest highs and trebly cymbals, but those mids...
 
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post #12495 of 38525
Quote:
Originally Posted by pez View Post

Yeah, what he said^.
Really overdone mids, such as loud snare hits or certain guitar notes get to me and just make me cringe. I can take the highest highs and trebly cymbals, but those mids...

I challenge you to listen to some Sony MDR-EX700's at high volumes tongue.gif
Highs, you mean that nail being hit into your head? haha biggrin.gif
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I challenge you to listen to some Sony MDR-EX700's at high volumes tongue.gif
Highs, you mean that nail being hit into your head? haha biggrin.gif

Maybe if I find someone with some, I will smile.gif. I love the Grado sound even, despite people saying it has annoying or harsh highs.
 
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post #12497 of 38525
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Yeah, what he said^.

Really overdone mids, such as loud snare hits or certain guitar notes get to me and just make me cringe. I can take the highest highs and trebly cymbals, but those mids...

Snares, cymbals, all those loud tsh sibilant sounds are found in the highs.
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post #12498 of 38525
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Snares, cymbals, all those loud tsh sibilant sounds are found in the highs.

I don't think all snares are created equal, I've seen some, that when they hit, on graphs show up in the highish mids range. It's very very certain things that get to me.
 
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post #12499 of 38525
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Maybe if I find someone with some, I will smile.gif. I love the Grado sound even, despite people saying it has annoying or harsh highs.

Grado earphones?
GR8's sucked...(for the price)
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I hate Grado headphones and there company just doesn't care. Ive bought both the SR60s and the SR80i's and both have just fallen apart they are made from the worst bits you can put something together by. seems to me they skimped on the actual build quality to put everything into the performance and when i phoned there New York HQ to get a answer they couldn't care less about my problems. Ok so i spent £200 on their products only for them to be laughing all the way to the bank. bye bye grado.
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