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My title might annoy a few people but after trying all the main stream gaming peripheral companies I've just haven't found the right set of Headphones and it's driving me insane. I've used the Logitech G35, G930, Razer Carcharias, Megalodon, Steelseries 5hv2, 7H, and the list goes on and on.

I think its time to get out of this rut and I was wondering if you could all give me hand as my mates will stand by their Razer and Logitech headphones till the day they die.

I was wondering if I could get some feedback on the HD595s? Also if anyone can suggest any other Headphones that would be fantastic.

I need these headphones for everything, gaming, music, movies.

Thank you for your help

Regards
G. Callen
post #2 of 26
A cheap rout would be to get a HD555 and mod them into 595s.

And it would be nice to know a budget, else i could just recommend Audeze LCD-2s.
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Looking at $200-250 AUD.

Modding the HD555? Don't suppose you can link me to a guide?

EDIT:
Cheers EpicPie I'll check them out
Edited by G. Callen - 1/17/11 at 8:08am
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HD595 are great cans and I recommend them. HD555 if your on a tighter budget... But molding them into HD595 is nonsense IMO.
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else i could just recommend Audeze LCD-2s.
These are audiophile
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HD25's if you're considering a more portable set of cans. Smooth laidback sound with some Grado aggressiveness for rock and other similar forms of music.
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Audio-Technica ATH-AD700

I have try out this cans with the mindset of getting any headphone for gaming. So bass and soundstage was the factor I am looking at. This cans do have decent amount of tight bass for your game and movie and definately can handle your music. It is pretty comfortable on your head for your 2 hours movie too.
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What type of music? how important is music compared to gaming performance?
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