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post #8321 of 37654
For $30? JVC RX700's. Some say they rival some $200 headphones. And these are head-fi'ers. And while I disagree, that's still saying something. Great cans.

The only thing keeping from me switching to these over the AD700's is that they can get a little bit warm after about an hour, and the soundstage is neither as wide nor as clear as the AD700's.
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ATH-AD700s from me
The closed version A700 is even better.
    
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The closed version A700 is even better.
Most would argue otherwise. The AD700's have a better soundstage.
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It's the close-ness of the lack of soundstage of the A700 that makes it so good, better than the AD700.
    
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It's the close-ness of the lack of soundstage of the A700 that makes it so good, better than the AD700.


I dont understand.
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It's the close-ness of the lack of soundstage of the A700 that makes it so good, better than the AD700.
I guess some people like it forward.

Lots of Grado lovers say: "The Grado sound isn't forward, everything else is just backwards."
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I can say that I personally like being enveloped in the sound. And personally, as soon as I can get another set or two of WAF-1's I'll be really happy moving back to surround sound.

Not that I miss it entirely, as the better sound quality was definitely worth it.

still, being able to sit back in a nice chair and get wrapped into the music, that's a wonderful experience.
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Hey, I read the guide and was still not satisfied with the selection of headphones there as none of them has boom mics on them, my question is what would be good set of closed back headphones with a boom mic on it? The reason I ask is because I was told my PC-350's are crap and I would like something better.
    
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Hey, I read the guide and was still not satisfied with the selection of headphones there as none of them has boom mics on them, my question is what would be good set of closed back headphones with a boom mic on it? The reason I ask is because I was told my PC-350's are crap and I would like something better.
so someone told you your current headset wasn't good so you want someone else to tell you what is?

Just get the best headphones you can afford and get a desktop mic or the zalman clip on mic
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ad700s with a zalman clip on mic
    
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