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as for the a700's
the art branding is advertising the closed part of the 700 line and the air is the open type.
Ah, thanks.

So

and

are the same thing, just aesthetically different?
post #5702 of 37653
yea its shiney the art i have em
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Ah, thanks.

So

and

are the same thing, just aesthetically different?
at certain angles, the blue paint, looks black.

see my thread on them here :
http://www.overclock.net/sound-cards...th-a700-s.html
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at certain angles, the blue paint, looks black.

see my thread on them here :
http://www.overclock.net/sound-cards...th-a700-s.html
Yeah, mine have never looked blue, just a little blue shimmer in the light. Kinda like that car paint that always looks black but you can swear that sometimes it looks a little blue.
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post #5705 of 37653
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try the ksc-75's up against yours.
...
Heh, my little brother has those (you're referring to these?) . It's definately not in the same league (no offense, they are great on their own, but they sound nothing like what i have now ), the bass is nothing, though the treble does sound a tad better than on mine...

If i were to buy a better one, it has to have incredible bass capabilities for the movie watching at night, or when gaming with them (for example), yet have as clear or better high-range tones. Mid-range is not much of my worry, as most headphones i've come across have just fine midrange.

Furthermore i dislike clip-style earphones, i like them full-size
For example, those ATH-A700s look like they can deliver massive powerful sound to your ears... am i right?
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their not bad the bass is a little bit anemic and they are slightly sibilant but their rather good for closed cans.
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for the money, they're amazing performers
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I just got an X-Fi XtremeMusic, and i have to say that unlike what people say about them being hyped, they deliver GREAT sound with the right settings, compared to older cards like the Audigy2 ZS and the like..

Only problem i have is that my right rear speaker makes no sound... I hope i can solve it
EDIT: when i insert the plug, it feels different from the other two.. it goes a bit heavier and has a third "click" to it just before it's fully in :S

Ahwell, listening to Max Coveri at the moment and it's MUCH clearer now that i've re-ripped it to FLAC and playing it with WinAmp + ASIO output :O It's nice to listen to it with the 'phones on!

EDIT2: I'm an idiot... I reversed the black and orange plugs et voila! ^_^
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add me in

just bought my first set of 'phones

Technics RP-DJ1200


imo they sound better than ATH ES5 or PX100 or Koss PP
    
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I *might* pick up a pair of k701's.
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