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post #11 of 58
The AD700's are the most comfortable headphone I've ever worn..for gaming and day to day use, they win out easily, and I mean..easily. Just get them, and pick up a secondary set of cheaper cans like JVC HARX700 for bass heavy music if you don't like the AD700's for that. You'll still be under budget and you won't regret it.
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Well, if you haven't used the other ones how can you use it as comparison, esp when A700s are in that list.
    
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post #13 of 58
Get the Fatal1ty headphones from creative.. Have been given excellent reviews against some very high end headphones. Excellent price too. For what you listed I have had the Steelseries Siberia V2's and they were an excellent set.
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Well, if you haven't used the other ones how can you use it as comparison, esp when A700s are in that list.
Actually, I already used A700's, they broke and were no longer eligible for replacement.
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Get the Fatal1ty headphones from creative.. Have been given excellent reviews against some very high end headphones. Excellent price too. For what you listed I have had the Steelseries Siberia V2's and they were an excellent set.
Did you have any personal experiences with it?
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post #16 of 58
I love my current ATH-AD700. Sounded great before I burned them in but now they sound amazing for their price. Their sound stage is awesome too and great in games like CSS or any fps. Zalman mic has been working perfectly for me, everyone says they hear me loud and clear in game and in vent. So personally I would recommend the AD700's and if I had to make the choice again for headphones I would definitely pick these again.
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I love my current ATH-AD700. Sounded great before I burned them in but now they sound amazing for their price. Their sound stage is awesome too and great in games like CSS or any fps. Zalman mic has been working perfectly for me, everyone says they hear me loud and clear in game and in vent. So personally I would recommend the AD700's and if I had to make the choice again for headphones I would definitely pick these again.
please elaborate the meaning "burned them in"
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post #18 of 58
Played pink noise for about 15 hours at a volume slightly above listening volume to get the headphone drivers to their optimum. Burning in is disputed but I definitely noticed a difference in the sound of the head phones after. As in overall they were much more clear and refined and basically enhanced the sound significantly in my opinion.
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post #19 of 58
HD 595's. Blow the HD 555's out of the water. I noticed the difference right away. I've got a pair of the new Sennheiser HD 380 Pro's on order, can't wait to try them out.
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Played pink noise for about 15 hours at a volume slightly above listening volume to get the headphone drivers to their optimum. Burning in is disputed but I definitely noticed a difference in the sound of the head phones after. As in overall they were much more clear and refined and basically enhanced the sound significantly in my opinion.
Agreed. burning in a good pair of cans is a must. There was a MAJOR difference with my HD 595's and the pair of HD 650's I used to own. Yes I'm a Sennheiser nut, it's all I use.
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