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I have this headset here:



Think it would be worth it to buy some HD201s? I'm just not convinced they will sound much better.. My friend has some Senn EH150s that sound good but they're just not that much better sounding. Are the HD201s better than the 150s?

Thanks for any input
Edited by Lyfskills - 12/27/10 at 10:11am
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I have a pair of these:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...abs-_-26158081
And they Sounded pretty decent, then I picked ve some M50's and I'm really glad I did. Especially when listening through my mp3 player or my phone, there's soo much more crispness and bass.

But then again, I got a $199 pair of headphones and you're considering budget $20 ones. . .
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I have a pair of these:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...abs-_-26158081
And they Sounded pretty decent, then I picked ve some M50's and I'm really glad I did. Especially when listening through my mp3 player or my phone, there's soo much more crispness and bass.

But then again, I got a $199 pair of headphones and you're considering budget $20 ones. . .
Yep.. big difference in price there so I'm not sure. Thanks though, maybe I'll get crazy and push my budget high enough for some HD555s or AD700s. I don't really see that happening though so I just wanted to start off small.
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I love my HD 201's. Go for it.
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The 201 are $20 headphones and they probably sound better than the faitality's.
Though If you have any more money you would rather spend I suggest you upgrade to a better pair.
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The 201 are $20 headphones and they probably sound better than the faitality's.
Though If you have any more money you would rather spend I suggest you upgrade to a better pair.
Any suggestions for sub 50 buck cans? Guess I should get more serious about just getting 555s right off the bat.

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Any suggestions for sub 50 buck cans? Guess I should get more serious about just getting 555s right off the bat.

Thanks
JVC HA-RX700 are great from what I hear and very cheap, if you can find them in stock.
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