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post #11 of 26
I really enjoy my HD555s. They are good enough to make me hate all my music. The only place they "lack" is bass, but even that isn't a serious weakness.

What sort of environment are you using them in? Loud or quiet? Does it matter if people around you can hear what you are listening to? How much do you want to hate compressed sound files?
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post #12 of 26
I would also recomend the HD555's WITH a decent way to power them of course
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post #13 of 26
Audio-Technica ATH-A700 atm they are only $125 USD at newegg though I dont know where u shop
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post #14 of 26
Since when do you need amps for HD555?
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post #15 of 26
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Since when do you need amps for HD555?
You don't, but when I got one for mine it made a world of difference in the clarity, the bass and highs
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post #16 of 26
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Audio-Technica ATH-A700 atm they are only $125 USD at newegg though I dont know where u shop

just under 110 at amazon
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post #17 of 26
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wow what a deal seriously you should get these
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post #18 of 26
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Originally Posted by soloz2 View Post
HD595 are great cans and I recommend them. HD555 if your on a tighter budget... But molding them into HD595 is nonsense IMO.
Que?

Who said anything about molding?

http://www.google.ca/#sclient=psy&hl...8de76142ea67fb
post #19 of 26
What are the differences between ATH-A700 and ATH-AD700, besides open versus closed?. (I.E. Is there a difference in the sound?) Using for gaming.
Edited by bullsy - 1/18/11 at 5:34pm
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post #20 of 26
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What are the differences between ATH-A700 and ATH-AD700. Using for gaming.
A700 are closed cans, so less sound stage and different sound (theoretically more bass, but apparently not much more). They're also slightly less comfortable.


In other words AD700 are better for gaming.
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