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post #4301 of 38155
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Originally Posted by Benny99 View Post
Specs mean nothing.

Just cause a headphone has good specs dosent meen it sounds good !
Which is why I'm asking for help XD.

I want something that at least sounds like 5.1 surround or higher... I don't know all the technicalities like Hz and stuff but I want it to sound good, many times I have been mislead by my speakers and have only turned around to see one of the speakers facing the other way so I have decided to go for headphones.

But is that I just mentioned, good for gaming and can someone find me a good and cheaper one if they can?

Thanks.
    
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Sennheiser HD 280 Pro. You can hear layers of audio (I kid you not!). Great phones and excellent for gaming or what not.
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post #4303 of 38155
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Sennheiser HD 280 Pro. You can hear layers of audio (I kid you not!). Great phones and excellent for gaming or what not.
Ok thanks but what a hefty price tag...
    
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post #4304 of 38155
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Originally Posted by Danylu View Post
Ok thanks but what a hefty price tag...
Actually, in the high-end headphone world, HD-280s are quite cheap. Plus, they'll sound better than any speakers you can get for that price.


Also look at the Sennheiser HD555, Audio-Technica AD700, and Denon D1001.
post #4305 of 38155
Joel - how was your journey through the storm, or shall I say the storm's journey through you? Hope everything is alright bro.

~~~

Good times with Sennheiser at my place.





^ my friend Andy rocking some CoD 4. ^





^ Makeover time! ^




^ HD600 grills, HD650 cable. ^








Removed the foam inside the pads, but I will not finish the mod by removing from the backside of the driver. #1 - I like how it sounds as-is. #2 - that small piece is very difficult to get back in once it's been removed. #3 - using a pointy object around a driver does not look fun.





I'm seriously considering removing (rubbing off) the logo and brand and recoating the entire headband in a flat or glossy black. I know Sean doesn't agree with it, but I would prefer the whole headphone to be black and I think it'll really look nice. Not to mention that the previous owner is responsible for the headband pretty much looking like crap right now :/.

After the painting, only one thing left to do. You can guess what it is. But don't expect anything until after the start of 2009 when I'm on winter break.

~~~

Ah yes, almost forgot. FallenAngel - whenever you get around to it, my headphone list is now:

- DX1000 (no Rosewood)
- Modded D2000 (this one has Rosewood)
- Modded HD580

That's it! Thanks much.
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I you want an idea to how much I am willing to spend the razer barracuda HP-1 is about as expensive as it'll get for me
    
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So I'm going into my third day without power.

No music for three days.

ARGH. It's killing me.

All of Houston got shut down hard by Hurricane Ike and it's taking quite a bit to get power back.

Anyway ... finally got access to the internet from a work computer.

Can't wait till I can fire up the RS1's again.

    
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post #4308 of 38155
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So I'm going into my third day without power.

No music for three days.

ARGH. It's killing me.

All of Houston got shut down hard by Hurricane Ike and it's taking quite a bit to get power back.

Anyway ... finally got access to the internet from a work computer.

Can't wait till I can fire up the RS1's again.

well its good to know you are ok
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Originally Posted by s1rrah View Post
So I'm going into my third day without power.

No music for three days.

ARGH. It's killing me.

All of Houston got shut down hard by Hurricane Ike and it's taking quite a bit to get power back.

Anyway ... finally got access to the internet from a work computer.

Can't wait till I can fire up the RS1's again.

12v power inverter!

don't you have a portable rig?
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would anyone here be interested in a Sony DVD-Rom? It's a solid drive, ATA interface, never had any problems ripping or reading audio. Always get perfect EAC rips.

I'm planning on selling both my Sony drive and my Plextor 716A DVD burner (probably the best burner ever made) and going down to a single SATA drive.
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