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Quick question,

What would Grado's be like for gaming?

(Also no one answered my last question frown.gif )
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Quick question,

What would Grado's be like for gaming?

(Also no one answered my last question frown.gif )
Hi buddy im not good with AMP's i only know that i have a Bursons HD160ds that is great for the hd800's but is sort of entry level and if i find some money i would love to upgrade to the Violectric v200 & v800 combo and add some better cables too.

I have tried the grados with music and found they had a bit more bass. I'm not an audiophile like some on here but i know whats sounds good and ive spent roughly 10 hours listening to all the different headphones.

I think the Grado PS1000 would be awesome for gaming. Better than my HD800's. I'll have to give my Ultrasone Signature DJ's another crack because they are very bassy too. Maybe even more than the grados for a cheaper price and the come with 3.5mm & 6mm cables. Ill give them a go over the next few days and compare them back to my hd800's.

What games do you like playing? What music do you like?
post #16103 of 38131
Hi,

I was just wondering because I have already been recommended the Grado 225i's for my music tastes (Rock and classic 50's)

But I was wondering what they would be like with gaming.

Thanks.

Gaming wise mainly RPG's (Fallout mainly)
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I dont know the 225i's personally. Ive heard from a few that they are uncomfortable. Could be a problem if you game for long periods of time.
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Lucky thing I tried a pair on and I found them really nice to wear.

Maybe I just have a really odd head.
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Thanks,

My wallet is going to hate me soon.
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Thank god my missus doesnt know how much ive spent lol
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Hi buddy im not good with AMP's i only know that i have a Bursons HD160ds that is great for the hd800's but is sort of entry level and if i find some money i would love to upgrade to the Violectric v200 & v800 combo and add some better cables too.

I have tried the grados with music and found they had a bit more bass. I'm not an audiophile like some on here but i know whats sounds good and ive spent roughly 10 hours listening to all the different headphones.

I think the Grado PS1000 would be awesome for gaming. Better than my HD800's. I'll have to give my Ultrasone Signature DJ's another crack because they are very bassy too. Maybe even more than the grados for a cheaper price and the come with 3.5mm & 6mm cables. Ill give them a go over the next few days and compare them back to my hd800's.

What games do you like playing? What music do you like?

Welcome to our club! If you haven't already, please register in the OP your headphone setup! biggrin.gif
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Is there any Hifiman headphones owner here in the club?

There are quite a few actually. Check the list in the OP to see exactly who has what, but I know there are a few HE400 and HE500's floating around.
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I am going to try the HD650´s out this week

I have been told the amp in my Onkyo TX NR808 is crap so is it a good amp and not new headphones i need???
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