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Any thoughts?
I wouldn't want to spend far too much although I recognise that some of the very best headphones will be quite pricey but worth it. I don't use headphones very often but when I do, I want a decent pair I can use for gaming and music (note that I very much like deep bass!). Sennheiser perhaps?
I'm looking to spend between £20 and £40 (UK store links would be great). I know, not much, but remember that I wouldn't use them very often as I use my speakers almost all the time as they sound amazing. I'd also like the headphones to be closed.

Thanks in advance!
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Any thoughts?
I wouldn't want to spend far too much although I recognise that some of the very best headphones will be quite pricey but worth it. I don't use headphones very often but when I do, I want a decent pair I can use for gaming and music (note that I very much like deep bass!). Sennheiser perhaps?
I'm looking to spend between £20 and £40 (UK store links would be great). I know, not much, but remember that I wouldn't use them very often as I use my speakers almost all the time as they sound amazing.

Thanks in advance!
These should fit the bill, I'd think.
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Definitely the JVC RX700/900 (depending on your budget). I'm listening to Deadmau5 with my RX700's now, they sound brilliant. Only £36, aswell.
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Definitely the JVC RX700....they sound brilliant. Only £36, aswell.
Agreed. They'll make you really happy.
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Brilliant, thanks for the suggestions. I've looked at the RX900 on Amazon.co.uk and sadly the price is exactly the same number as in Amazon.com but with the £ sign instead of the $ sign - i.e. much cheaper in the US than in the UK..
The RX700 fit perfectly into my budget however!

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post #6 of 7
I'll agree. JVC HARX700
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Look into the Senn HD485, great set with amazing bass.
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