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Originally Posted by Schiltrom View Post
Sorry about the double post, but my lady is REALLY trying to get those Dr. Dre headphones, and I am doing my best to sway her away from spending 300 bucks on those.
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Originally Posted by kingofyo1 View Post
check out bose noise cancelling area like they sell at best buy. Not that high on the bass spectrum, but still great noise cancelling headphones. On the plus side, they're extremely light! You'd do better if you had a budget of around 300, as it seems thats where the good ones seem to be located at
Whatever you do, don't buy Bose or Beats. Waayyyy overpriced. Looking into some closed back Sennheiser's or Audio-Technica's would be your best option. How about Audio-Technica ATH A700s?
Edited by thisischuck01 - 1/16/11 at 3:41pm
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post #12 of 48
I suggest Dr. Dre's Beats then. The real ones. the $300 pair. They are super sweet.
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post #13 of 48
Denon D2000s. The absolute last thing you want to get her are open-back headphones likes the 595s. Noise canceling is usually overpriced and doesn't do all that much. A good pair of closed backs like the D2000s will be much better, especially on your budget.
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555's? Modded to 595's?
It clearly says noise CANCELING in the title.

HD555's/HD595's are open.
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Bose QC15s
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post #16 of 48
Pfft, let her get the Dre. If image and coolness really matters that much vs. sound quality to her then let her decide.
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So, the 595's vs the beyerdynamic DT 770's. Which do you recommend. From the looks of it, the 770s have a deeper range, or am I reading this wrong?
    
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post #18 of 48
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It clearly says noise CANCELING in the title.

HD555's/HD595's are open.
Read further down, said he doesn't care about that part anymore
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Denon D2000s. The absolute last thing you want to get her are open-back headphones likes the 595s. Noise canceling is usually overpriced and doesn't do all that much. A good pair of closed backs like the D2000s will be much better, especially on your budget.
+1 for Denon.
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595 aren't bass heavy lol
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