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I'd have to hear them, but my top list names the RS1 as one of my primary headphones, right after the Senn HD600/HD580. The AKG k701 are there as well. I'd go for HD800's first before a $1k+ pair of Grados.
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Sweet lawd ... I see myself selling all my cans to get these ...

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Grado Labs just updated their website with a good write up on the new PS1000's ...

http://www.gradolabs.com/product_pages/ps1000.htm

...

enjoy!

From reading the review by Zanth on Head-Fi.org, I think I'll be working overtime or selling some stuff just to get a pair of these.
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I'd have to hear them, but my top list names the RS1 as one of my primary headphones, right after the Senn HD600/HD580. The AKG k701 are there as well. I'd go for HD800's first before a $1k+ pair of Grados.
I might have an RS1 for you soon (I know you prefer buttons) ...

But at 450 and since the diff is most likely myth ... you might keep it on your radar ...

BTW ... my good bud, "orcin" ... a Houston head-fi guy has my RS1's through next weekend but after that, I'd be more than happy to send them to you for a demo.

Lemme know ...

(yes; I'm mad over that sexy PS1000!)

    
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anyone wanna help this guy out?

he needs some cans
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post #6135 of 38156
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Originally Posted by s1rrah View Post
I might have an RS1 for you soon (I know you prefer buttons) ...

But at 450 and since the diff is most likely myth ... you might keep it on your radar ...

BTW ... my good bud, "orcin" ... a Houston head-fi guy has my RS1's through next weekend but after that, I'd be more than happy to send them to you for a demo.

Lemme know ...

(yes; I'm mad over that sexy PS1000!)

Actually I'd love a demo... sometime soon would be best as I'll soon have two modded SR225's for comparison... but at least on pair is headed your way soon enough
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With the exception of the PS1000 (which btw, I had absolutely no freakin' clue was coming ), I'd be very weary with the changes in the rest of the lineup.

A little bird from another site heard rumor that new RS-2's and RS-1's will be shipping with plastic headbands instead of the standard leather that has been included with them for years. 'i' = we need to save money and keep down costs so here are the revised versions of all our headphones with this in mind.

PS1000 makes me super-intrigued though, no doubt about that.
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I knew it was coming for a few days, but that's it. I figured Grado had something in mind.... not too thrilled about the $1k+ headphones coming out. not because I don't think they'll be good, but mostly because I simply can't afford them.
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Admittedly, I've been totally out of the loop with anything headphone-related since Thursday morning, when I woke up with both a flu and (what the doctor confirmed today) to be tonsilitus. Pretty much was just focusing on paying for my older-style RS2 and not much else :/.
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I knew it was coming for a few days, but that's it. I figured Grado had something in mind.... not too thrilled about the $1k+ headphones coming out. not because I don't think they'll be good, but mostly because I simply can't afford them.
With the way the economy is I don't blame ya. If I had spent so much money on different cans I think I would have just picked these up & be happy. I'll just go ahead work some overtimes & save up a bit and see what other people say about these PS1000.

My first grado cans are the Alessandro MS1 and I really like them. Hopefully the PS1000 are x100 better.
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im guessing they are totaly different animals from the ms1
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