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Ok so I'm looking for some new headphones and I'm willing to spend $250 but a maximum of $300 if it's worth it.

I use AD700s for gaming so I'm only wanting new ones for music and movies only.

I listen to the following genres: Indie, Rock, Electronic, Hip Hop.

Thanks for helping, <3.
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$299 Monster Beats.
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^^ I am not an audiophile but I feel I need to reject the beats suggestion so as to save OP $300 until a real audiophile can explain why not to get beats or bose.
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$299 Monster Beats.
Why would you get overpriced headphones when there's Chinesekiwi around?
     
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Wow $300 just for headphones?
I am in the market for a nice pair myself but I am planning on $80-$150.

http://www.buy.com/prod/denon-ah-d20...206928680.html

$400?
really?! Yikes.
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$299 Monster Beats.
Funny, hahahaha
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post #8 of 29
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Originally Posted by amstech View Post
Wow $300 just for headphones?
I am in the market for a nice pair myself but I am planning on $80-$150.

http://www.buy.com/prod/denon-ah-d20...206928680.html

$400?
really?! Yikes.
$230 if you look at the other sellers. Good deal for his price range.
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Maybe

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Thread Starter 

Thanks guys, I was looking at the Denons’ earlier too, makes me lean towards them, and the price is right..

The beats suck! I auditioned the “Pros” at Bestbuy a few weeks ago, they were complete trash (muddy bass + vocals).

Has anyone seen this?


Anyways, I’m leaning towards Denon but reconsidering Beyerdynamic...
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