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Was planning some new headphones tonight because my old ones are falling apart. I listen to a lot of music of all kinds. Also I play a fair amount of games. My budget is around £40 - £60. Cheaper the better.

I was looking at these and they have taken my fancy, was just hoping someone could confirm if these are good headphones.

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/SENNHEISER-HD4...item5ad99e8f81
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http://www.amazon.co.uk/JVC-HA-RX700...6022002&sr=8-1

Those are great for bassy music, they're cheap and if you mod them you'll get a pair of headphones that sound like they're over 4x the price.
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I had pretty much the same question recently, heres my thread:
http://www.overclock.net/sound-cards...-advice-2.html

Can't give you feedback about the HD428s, but I'm very happy with my RX700s for £37. I'm certainly no audiophile (getting sick of having to admit this) but there are plenty of people who are - raving about them.

Link to 79 page thread about RX700s:
http://www.head-fi.org/forum/thread/...mics-am-i-nuts


My second recommendation would be the RX900s, so you can convince me of their +25% better soundstage (non-scientific estimate according to rallymaster)

EDIT: lmao simca
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Heres where I got mine from:
http://www.buyspares.co.uk/product.pl?pid=1792405

Should save you a bit if you decide to go for them, they arrived in 2 days well packaged. Go nuts OCN UK!
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Heres where I got mine from:
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Should save you a bit if you decide to go for them, they arrived in 2 days well packaged. Go nuts OCN UK!
X2....They do sound like $100 bucks cans, i got them the last week and im very pleased.
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