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post #11 of 22
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Originally Posted by mrsmiles;13259122 
look at the Sennheisers or some of the other Audio Technica headphones

[edit] didnt fully read one of the posts

Well, if I can't find any headphones for my taste of music, i'll probably go with the ad700's again. I loved those cans for gaming, but like I said, they just have no bass what so ever.
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post #12 of 22
This guy has a good guide for gaming headphones, he tried out a ton of them:

http://www.head-fi.org/forum/thread/534479/mad-lust-envy-aka-shin-cz-s-guide-to-headphone-gaming-particularly-with-dolby-headphone
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post #13 of 22
Probably not going to fit your total overall requirements but I think you'd probably like the JVC RX900's, they definitely fir your price range. Might not have the sound stage you want though.. redface.gif
    
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post #14 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by Scrumptious;13259287 
This guy has a good guide for gaming headphones, he tried out a ton of them:

http://www.head-fi.org/forum/thread/534479/mad-lust-envy-aka-shin-cz-s-guide-to-headphone-gaming-particularly-with-dolby-headphone

I stopped reading as soon as he mentioned Mixamp and Dolby Headphone.
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post #15 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by RallyMaster;13259329 
I stopped reading as soon as he mentioned Mixamp and Dolby Headphone.

Pretty funny on the Dolby part too.. tongue.gif
    
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post #16 of 22
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Originally Posted by Behemoth777;13255448 
I listen mostly to dubstep, metal, rock, and trance.

I think most people in the headphone world would suggest Grado for your taste in music. Definitely give them a listen, if possible, before you purchase anything else.
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post #17 of 22
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Originally Posted by RallyMaster;13259329 
I stopped reading as soon as he mentioned Mixamp and Dolby Headphone.

Uh, he only uses them for gaming. Nothing else.


To OP, Denon D1100?
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Originally Posted by sccr64472;13259401 
I think most people in the headphone world would suggest Grado for your taste in music. Definitely give them a listen, if possible, before you purchase anything else.
Actually, I think for dubstep and trance the usual recommendation would be Ultrasone. Grado for rock and metal is valid though.
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Originally Posted by canoners;13259458 
Uh, he only uses them for gaming. Nothing else.
Right. But I use an X-Fi Titanium HD with no effects on. It means his impressions in gaming don't apply.
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post #19 of 22
Exactly why he's been stating that his impressions are when paired with both of them.
But usually headphones that are compatible with Dolby Headphones have good imaging and soundstage.

PS. I play with DH too.
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post #20 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by RallyMaster;13259487 
Right. But I use an X-Fi Titanium HD with no effects on. It means his impressions in gaming don't apply.

Since you're using the STX, try turning on Dolby Headphones and see if it's any better gaming wise.
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