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wouldn't USB give it more power? I'm not too savvy on amplified audio but I was under the impression USB could provide more drive than just a 3.5mm
Unless you get high-impedance headphones (not an issue with the ones in this thread), it won't be hard to drive them. Even then, that's what headphone amps are for. Some headphones like Senn HD650s have higher impedance levels (300Ω for the 650s). The RX900s have an impedance of 64Ω.
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Alright. After researching a bit I definitely think I want closed-ear, and something with rich bass. Would the RX900 fit that role?
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post #13 of 19
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Alright. After researching a bit I definitely think I want closed-ear, and something with rich bass. Would the RX900 fit that role?

Yea RX900 sounds perfect for you. It wont have as much bass as the XB500 or M50 but it offers relatively good bass from what Ive heard.
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I will probably be yelled at for my ignorance but I like my carcharias. They are the best I have owned.
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Yea RX900 sounds perfect for you. It wont have as much bass as the XB500 or M50 but it offers relatively good bass from what Ive heard.
You make it sound like they aren't as good as the M50's. The M50's are only $50
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post #16 of 19
I find the HD555's extremely comfortable. They do lack in bass though as they are open headphones, but they sound pretty good for the price. They are also the best headphone with positional audio in their price range, aside from the AD700's which are $10-$20 more expensive.
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post #17 of 19
The RX900s are semi-open. The bass is still very good though IMO.
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post #18 of 19
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You make it sound like they aren't as good as the M50's. The M50's are only $50
M50s are not $50
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post #19 of 19
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M50s are not $50
I think I got the wrong listing somehow, sorry.

I've seen a lot of reviews on random headphones, and I see this so far:
- JVC RX900 ($63 I'm using paypal)
- Sennheiser HD 212 Pro ($60)
- Audio-Technica ATH-M40 (/fs??) ($55)
- Refurb Logitech G35 ($50)
Edited by Apk - 4/22/11 at 9:14pm
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