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post #2551 of 38098
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well on ebay i found some sr225 for $100 so i still have some left over to spend on those. i just spent $135 on the egg for the senn's i can up the budget to $350 but that's if i need to push it.
You found SR225s on eBay for $100? That is a heck of a price.
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They probably don't end for another 5 days or something. I guarantee that no one in their right mind (e.g. not inebriated) would let them go for less than $140-150.
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They probably don't end for another 5 days or something. I guarantee that no one in their right mind (e.g. not inebriated) would let them go for less than $140-150.
that's fine with me still within the budget.
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I think i might get the Denon AH-D2000's now instead of the Sennheiser HD-595's. I've heard/read some good things about them. Opinions? Looking for something ~$200. Getting an amp and dac later on down the road.
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I think i might get the Denon AH-D2000's now instead of the Sennheiser HD-595's. I've heard/read some good things about them. Opinions? Looking for something ~$200. Getting an amp and dac later on down the road.
What kind of music are you listening to? Sennheiser is a bit more neutral and good for things like Jazz and Classical. While I haven't actually heard the D2000's, I've read they have a bit more bass, but aren't too punchy.

All depends on taste.
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I know one is open and one is closed. I am not too particular about either, just whatever sounds the best and feels the best. I want them to surround my whole ear.

As far as music i listen to, it varies:
Tool
Pink Floyd
Jam Bands
Ambient Music
And really just all types of rock (indie to metal) and reggae
Some hip-hop

I like a nice bass, but i don't like it to be overpowering. I like the bass to flow with the music.

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I know one is open and one is closed. I am not too particular about either, just whatever sounds the best and feels the best. I want them to surround my whole ear.

As far as music i listen to, it varies:
Tool
Pink Floyd
Jam Bands
Ambient Music
And really just all types of rock (indie to metal) and reggae
Some hip-hop

I like a nice bass, but i don't like it to be overpowering. I like the bass to flow with the music.

If you (anyone) visit head-fi, yes i posted it there too
My vote goes for the D2000, but that's just me. Sennheisers are too neutral for me. I love forward, punchy cans. The D2000 bass shouldn't be overpowering and with an amp it should tighten up a bit.
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Cool, thanks for the input.
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post #2559 of 38098
The D2000 is described as sounding very similar to the HD650, with slightly punchier bass, and slightly narrower soundstage. Not quite as detailed, especially when unamped, but still a very good set of headphones. I'm looking at them as a possibility this summer.
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The D2000 is described as sounding very similar to the HD650, with slightly punchier bass, and slightly narrower soundstage. Not quite as detailed, especially when unamped, but still a very good set of headphones. I'm looking at them as a possibility this summer.
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