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I'm getting really ticked off at my friend. We're having a facebook chat and he's saying that beats are the best. He is just a nub who doesn't know anything about looking past the overmarketed junk now a-days. He keeps saying "No, they're hella good dude." HE'S USING HIS IPOD TO PLAY THESE! How do you expect to get good sound out a of a frickin ipod?! My question is though, how can I get him to see that beats are not very good?
    
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What's the highest quality sample rate an Ipod can output? The only thing the Beats excels at is bass reproduction.
    
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its k
some people r so stubborn

EDIT: it seems like hes already made up his mind about liking the beats no matter what, so, even letting him use an audiophile grade headphone would probably not persuade him to see that beats by dre arent even that good.
    
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Ah Facebook chatting about beats. When I was young we just beat each other with sticks.
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What's the highest quality sample rate an Ipod can output? The only thing the Beats excels at is bass reproduction.
My point was with the ipod is that he's using something that doesn't have good sound quality compared to something like a say (now I'm no audiophile, so I don't know much about whats good and whats not, but) Asus xonar stx in a computer.
    
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post #6 of 25
Best way to convince him is to tell him to do his research online.
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post #7 of 25
Just be like " ya bro there da shizznit" and make a "herp derp" sound. Then make fun of him.
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you cant fix stupid
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Let your friend enjoy his overrated products. Get your own good gear. Your friend will cry once he realized he was an idiot.

Just laugh at the fact he is wearing Justin Beiber branded headphones.
post #10 of 25
Eh, I have a few buddies who are the same way. Beats & Bose are amazing, yadada.
Just let the herps derp and if you get a chance to have them listen to your setup let them compare for themselves.

If they can't tell the difference between quality components and well marketed crap, then let them enjoy their ignorance
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