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post #9541 of 38125
Why do you want the low end of the beats? There is just too much of it, it unbalances everything.

If you want a pair of headphones that offer a very nice, clean and balanced output, the Shure SRH840 would be an excellent choice. The nice thing about them is that there is not too much or too little of any frequency, they have a balanced output across the whole frequency spectrum.
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post #9542 of 38125
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Originally Posted by Tizmo;12986535 
Why do you want the low end of the beats? There is just too much of it, it unbalances everything.

If you want a pair of headphones that offer a very nice, clean and balanced output, the Shure SRH840 would be an excellent choice. The nice thing about them is that there is not too much or too little of any frequency, they have a balanced output across the whole frequency spectrum.

because im a little bit of a bass freak redface.gif, i had the beats but sold them because of the mids and highs sounding a bit too muddy for my taste. I like a lot of highs, regular mids and a lot of lows
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Originally Posted by FearSC549;12986017 
You do know that the RX700 and RX900 have bad isolation right?

It's not that they're bad but they're definitely not the best. They're about average for a full-sized circumaural headphone.
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because im a little bit of a bass freak redface.gif, i had the beats but sold them because of the mids and highs sounding a bit too muddy for my taste. I like a lot of highs, regular mids and a lot of lows
Sounds like you ought to give Ultrasone a look.
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post #9544 of 38125
I got my AD-700.
Very very happy with em.
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Waiting on a pair of ATH-M50 for home use. smile.gif
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post #9545 of 38125
Update.

Just ordered my Sennheiser HD800's and Woo Audio amp. they should be here by Wednesday. Mind appending my listing? I still have the A700's as well.
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What are you using for source and which woo amp?
    
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post #9547 of 38125
I received my AKG K81 DJ headphones today. Dislikes so far: Not over ear, headband seems like it would make the headphones uncomfortable to wear for a long period of time, having these headphones on puts more pressure than im used to against my ears as I haven't worn on-ear headphones in 2 years. I see a lot of potential in modding these significantly. Priorities right now: re-cabling the wires and adding fancy sleeving, I dislike that rubberized texture on the wiring.
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post #9548 of 38125
I had some of those. They sounded great but they were physically painful to wear for long periods (2 hours +)
post #9549 of 38125
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Originally Posted by Boyboyd;13026301 
I had some of those. They sounded great but they were physically painful to wear for long periods (2 hours +)

Agreed. I plan on taking out the drivers and putting them in a new shell. Over ear headphones > on ear.
     
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post #9550 of 38125
I got my HA-RX900`s for home use a few weeks ago.
Currently eyeballing a Brainwavez M1/Fiio E5 combo for $50 as my portable sound system.
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