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http://www.buydig.com/shop/product.aspx?sdtid=5922994&sku=ATHA900XRB

Refurb A900X, with VMESAVESU20 these are $99 + free shipping.

I'll be honest, this is a buy-now-think-later price. I bought them even in light of my recent comments about not needing too many headphones -- I guess this rounds out what I have now (JH13 as IEMs, HF-2 as open headphones, A900X as closed headphones).

If you don't like them you could easily sell at-cost.
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Enjoying my Sennheiser HD 518's with my Asus Xonar DG.
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I'll join tongue.gif

Had my Grados SR80i's for a few months now and I'm absolutely loving them... considering my prior *best* headphones were Skullcandy Hesh's tongue.gif

I've been thinking of upgrading my pad's to the L-cushes, is it worth it?
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sent you a PM, friend'scatdied

hopefully we get something going!
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I've been waiting for my v moda m100's forever but I really can't stand using my apple ear buds any longer.. thinking of getting some IEMS for gym and around campus..

any ideas? I have up to $100 but I see that the soundmagic e10's really stand out as a great price to performance. Also looked at something by klipsch and TMA aiaiai
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I've been waiting for my v moda m100's forever but I really can't stand using my apple ear buds any longer.. thinking of getting some IEMS for gym and around campus..

any ideas? I have up to $100 but I see that the soundmagic e10's really stand out as a great price to performance. Also looked at something by klipsch and TMA aiaiai

Aren't the V mods shipping sometime next week? You can't wait one more week? biggrin.gif
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Hey guys... I have a pair of audio technica m45, I was wondering if the ath ad700 is a decent upgrade or a lateral move. Thanks
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Hey guys... I have a pair of audio technica m45, I was wondering if the ath ad700 is a decent upgrade or a lateral move. Thanks

In terms of overall quality, if the 45 is similar to the M50, I would say it would be a more lateral move. That being said, there is a huge difference going from closed headphones to open headphones. The M50 being closed is a lot more bassy. The AD700 is more airy, sparkly, and has a larger soundstage. The thing about the AD700 however, is that it leaks sound in and out like crazy and if you don't have a somewhat large head, it can feel very loose.
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Cool, thanks for the info. The m50's are better than the 45's but not by a ton.

Do you think I can find a suitable upgrade for around 200 dollars, or will I have to spend more for a sizable upgrade? Do you have some cans you can recommend? Thanks again
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Originally Posted by Cygnus X-1 View Post

Cool, thanks for the info. The m50's are better than the 45's but not by a ton.

Do you think I can find a suitable upgrade for around 200 dollars, or will I have to spend more for a sizable upgrade? Do you have some cans you can recommend? Thanks again

Well it really depends on your tastes. Please answer the following questions and it may help us better help you:

- How big is your head (circumference or radius is preferred)?
- What types of music do you enjoy listening to?
- Is your budget including tax and shipping?
- How often do you listen to music daily?
- Do you like your bass booming or accurate?
- Do you care about how it looks?
- What sort of environment will you be listening to music in? Indoors, outdoors, public transportation, noisy, quiet, private, ect
- Do you have an amplifier?
- Do you have a DAC?
- Do you have a sound card?
- What type of music files do you have?
- If you have more MP3's or M4A's than FLAC/ALAC?
- If so, what bitrate are they?
- Do you plan on using them on the go?
- If so, which portable music player are you rocking?
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