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Originally Posted by soloz2 View Post
I never really wanted Bose to be included because bose is a consumer brand that spends $$$ on advertising, they had a few good products back in the day and they're still running of that. In reality it's a scam. Just like the Monster displays showing 'typical' wire vs monster wire... it's all rigged, and unfair to compare.

maybe instead of having a bose corner or ignoring bose owners completely maybe we should try to break things up to higher end, mid range, low range, gaming. I would put bose squarely in low range. (I feel $25 Koss KSC75's sound better than $150 bose)


I totally agree with you about Bose being far from the best but I think your over exaggerating a bit because I've owned a lot a head phones in the 15$-40$ range and Bose has really good bass compared to low quality 25$ headphones. (I KNOW YOUR GUYS HEADPHONES HAVE BETTER BASS, YOU DON'T HAVE TO AGGRESIVELY TELL ME FOR THE 50TH TIME ) And how are Bose low quality I think 35$ creative headphones are low quality Bose should make it on medium but just barely...but im not a headphone buff so I may be wrong



oh and why can't I bee in the Bose corner again (you probably explained it a hundred times-sorry) and if I can;t make it in the Bose Corner why can't I be on any other list?........ and I know how you guys hate Bose and think there garbage but that shouldn't prevent me from making ALL the lists, right......I thought this was about OWNING headphones not owning extremely high quality, 300$, minimum headphones only.....
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The $25 headphones soloz mentioned are well known for sounding astronomically better than their price suggests, it's not just any old pair of $25 wal-mart headphones.
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I edited with a couple questions that I hope you or the author of this thread could answer
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javelins, you'll make the bose corner, no problem, and that is your slot in the big picture. It's just that we give you a bit (okay, a crap load) of negative reinforcement to try and move you up on the list to the real world of hi-fi headphones
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Originally Posted by H3||scr3am View Post
javelins, you'll make the bose corner, no problem, and that is your slot in the big picture. It's just that we give you a bit (okay, a crap load) of negative reinforcement to try and move you up on the list to the real world of hi-fi headphones
That would actually be positive punishment, not negative reinforcement.
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I'm in.
Rocking a pair of Grado SR-60's here
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post #4097 of 38092
Lol, give me some time to read through the posts and update. I'm not on here 24/7.

soloz: That sounds like a plan but I'm going to need help classifying the headphones based on rank.
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I totally agree with you about Bose being far from the best but I think your over exaggerating a bit because I've owned a lot a head phones in the 15$-40$ range and Bose has really good bass compared to low quality 25$ headphones. (I KNOW YOUR GUYS HEADPHONES HAVE BETTER BASS, YOU DON'T HAVE TO AGGRESIVELY TELL ME FOR THE 50TH TIME ) And how are Bose low quality I think 35$ creative headphones are low quality Bose should make it on medium but just barely...but im not a headphone buff so I may be wrong



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I'm not exagerating anything. I have personally compared several sub $70 MSRP headphones with Bose headphones retailing for more than double and the bose was not better than any in any area, not even bass.
Headphones compared:
Koss KSC75
modified Koss KSC75
Grado SR60
AKG k81dj

I had several people listen to the same headphones and all agreed that the bose were better than none of the above listed headphones.

So, I will not give a break for people who claim bose superiority. I'm not saying that every headphone cheaper will sound better, but I am saying that just about any well reviewed and recommended headphone here will be better
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Well no amp yet but i think i got enough headphones to be added to the club any way. Still looking for a good pair of HD 580s or ATH-AD2000. Just bought some K240 Studios for cheap.

ATH-A700
K701
K240 Studio

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post #4100 of 38092
Good things Bose makes =

Ipod Sound dock,
Desktop speaker system,
That one radio CD player thing that looks like a plain old radio thingy other wise known as their Wave system,
Triport Headphones.

Overpriced for what you get things that bose makes = All of the Above.
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