[–]hoilst 39 points40 points41 points 3 years ago (0 children), [–]accountofyawaworht 9 points10 points11 points 3 years ago (2 children). Though this has happened with all high end electronics. … Every couple months theyre discounted to $70-$80 on amazon, get them then. I've had them too for half a year now. I will also keep in the collection for now to have for that good isolation. After that diminishing returns take effect and improvements are just so minor most people won't notice, [–]zcbtjwj 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago (0 children). My brother has the dt990, which are great too ( for music even better) but i've chosen the dt770 because I am a drummer and open back headphones are not ideal for this use. The DT 770 for me personally was just way too sibilant, I had to do the toilet paper mod, and it really is too sibilant for me still, but they are a great closed back can for the price. While all great headphone they all have their plus and minuses but you love the V6. [–]Vehn_ 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago (0 children). Best sounding headphones I've ever owned. more >>, Any post asking for advice should be generic and not specific to your situation alone. Email. .FIYolDqalszTnjjNfThfT{max-width:256px;white-space:normal;text-align:center} Give me some brands you would recommend and I will check them out. Well he did ask audiophiles. Thanks for the heads up! 2. more >>, Askreddit is for open-ended discussion questions. [–]xStigga007x 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago* (1 child). save. Connectivity and Software: The last piece of the puzzle. more >>, Mods reserve the right to remove content or restrict users' posting privileges as necessary if it is deemed detrimental to the subreddit or to the experience of others. I could never justify buying headphones that costed as much as you mentioned. Sony MDR-V6. The best studio headphones are the Sennheiser HD 820. [–]octopus5650 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago* (0 children). [–][deleted] 4 points5 points6 points 3 years ago (2 children), Exactly. I'm not really an audiophile though, just a programmer who loves listening to music while working. 10/10. Don't know much about over the ear but Sennheiser was the best set of quality earbuds I've ever had. Theyre a little big but theyre immensely comfy, are pretty well soundproofed and the quality is better than anything else I've ever owned. V-moda m100 crossfades, but get the bigger ear cushions. I did a little freelance work for a friend who insisted that I charged too little, and gave me a pair of 60s as a tip. Beyerdynamic DT-770 Pro - best Headphones I've ever owned. Only buy closed if you are worried about sound getting out, or you are buying professional quality headphones. ... help Reddit App Reddit coins Reddit premium Reddit … Upvotes and downvotes mean nothing, I am just here for conversation. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, Audeze LCD-X, CA Andromeda, Cascade, HD6XX | Topping E30/L30, Yggy>EC BW2/DNA Starlett/BH Energizer>Verite/6XX KISS/Hive/Andro. Asymmetrical cord was weird tho. ... and you can easily cobble together a list of the 10 best headphones available for $5,000 and up (search term: electrostatic headphones). Any Sony MDR-V6 variant just kick ass. Grado SR325e. Use them for work (video editing), for commuting, at home hooked up to Hifi. Great sound for the price. [–]SteeevePerri 5 points6 points7 points 3 years ago (2 children). There are headphones that go well into the thousands, some even in five-figure territory. [–]xkipperssx 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago (0 children). Absolutely, and the best part is you can usually find a decent pair of Sennheiser headphones for <$50. Retro looks, magnificent sound. Ill admit, headphone technology has come along way since the early 90's and the quality has gotten better and better, But I have never had a pair of headphones last through what I can put Skullcandies through, nor have I had a pair that can match their quality of sound, especially for earbuds. Love them! I seriously cant praise them enough. What are common things you've never done? Give them six months to a year, and they would short out, break, or just simply fall apart at the seams. Sometimes DJing for 6 hours takes a toll. Looking for a set of over-ear cans? Now grab the Koss Portapros. Focal Clear. Sennheiser is one of the most trusted brands in audio and although there are plenty of debates over which of their headphones sound better, the HD 820 dominates the hi-fi conversation. Oh well that's what happened. The title may contain two, short, necessary context sentences. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. I'n almost sure that's what we used, and they worked amazingly. Solid audio quality, [–]tyob1 -1 points0 points1 point 3 years ago (0 children), [–]Fett2 2 points3 points4 points 3 years ago* (0 children). I dont think I have ever had a pair short out on me and the only time they have ever broken was when they got caught in my door and snapped. We are all about making the right decision when purchasing new headphones. Koss porta pro ---- 30$ and sounds better than most 150$ headphones. I got mine for US$70. Copied. Plus, once you start getting near the $200 range for headphones you may run into a pair that needs an amp to really shine. 6.5 Newtons of clamping force for the Ms, versus 4.5 for the normal Pros, and 3.5 for Premiums. SHP9500s are the ideal $75 headphone and the Beyers in open/semi-open/closed are all worthy of being labeled the best $150 headphone - even if they have a fixed cable. I use these every day during work and I adore them. Even at their cheapest pair,($15) the quality of sound and materials is phenomenal compared to other brands you can get at that price. David Carnoy. The combination of the sound isolation and the better quality audio made me rewatch a lot of movies and see what I am missing withoutnoutside distractions. Here you can ask which headphone is better, which amp you should buy, which gear best fit your budget and anything related to headphone comparisons and purchasing. They're currently on discount at Best Buy. The fact that they dont make tons of money for sony doesnt help. So I finally took a chance on them and they are AMAZING. That's not to say you can't hear any quality difference, or that you shouldn't work just as hard on your mix - but it's easy to think anything sounds amazing with good enough speakers. Drummers are also completely sealed. Serious posts Lauren Dragan. I thought I knew "good sound," and immediately after using the Grados, realized I had no idea, now I can't go back. [–]bimyo 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago (0 children). Agreed. Asking purely for me cause maybe I'm uncomfortable and I don't know it. They're one of the most comfortable headphones I've ever used and my first open-back headphones. Audio Technica ATH-MSR7GM...Current headphone for about two years now. The Best Earbuds (In-Ear Headphones) for 2020. Sony WH-1000XM4. But seriously, a good set of Sony headphones will serve you well for audiophile use. Best 10 Budget Audiophile Headphones Reddit tested by reviewers. In contrast, others such as Corsair Void Pro and the Logitech G Pro X provide great aesthetics to your gaming setup while focusing on rich sound output. Philips Fidelio X2: BEST VALUE: Brilliant headphones for a brilliant price. 1. r/AskReddit is the place to ask and answer thought-provoking questions. AKG K-240s are a great pair of headphones that won't break the bank. my current set is a JVC HA-RX900. [–]4d3d3d343 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago (0 children), I think the point where it no longer becomes worth spending more on headphones is $200 or so. They've been the broadcasting standards for years, super tight bass. A step up from the 770's in price though and quality. I'll agree. .LalRrQILNjt65y-p-QlWH{fill:var(--newRedditTheme-actionIcon);height:18px;width:18px}.LalRrQILNjt65y-p-QlWH rect{stroke:var(--newRedditTheme-metaText)}._3J2-xIxxxP9ISzeLWCOUVc{height:18px}.FyLpt0kIWG1bTDWZ8HIL1{margin-top:4px}._2ntJEAiwKXBGvxrJiqxx_2,._1SqBC7PQ5dMOdF0MhPIkA8{height:24px;vertical-align:middle;width:24px}._1SqBC7PQ5dMOdF0MhPIkA8{-ms-flex-align:center;align-items:center;display:-ms-inline-flexbox;display:inline-flex;-ms-flex-direction:row;flex-direction:row;-ms-flex-pack:center;justify-content:center} All around excellent set of cans. These are CNET's current top picks. Seinheisers are a good alternative but the M50X's have done me well, [–]Morvack -1 points0 points1 point 3 years ago (0 children), I'd say ATH M30Xs. They are very high quality headphones for a reasonable price. All the best headphones for working at home in 2020. Sennheiser HD 800 S. 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LinkedIn. more >>, [Serious] tagged posts are off-limits to jokes or irrelevant replies. ._3Im6OD67aKo33nql4FpSp_{border:1px solid var(--newCommunityTheme-widgetColors-sidebarWidgetBorderColor);border-radius:5px 5px 4px 4px;overflow:visible;word-wrap:break-word;background-color:var(--newCommunityTheme-body);padding:12px}.lnK0-OzG7nLFydTWuXGcY{font-size:10px;font-weight:700;letter-spacing:.5px;line-height:12px;text-transform:uppercase;padding-bottom:4px;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-navIcon)} 6 5 56. comments. Audio engineering, see this comment: https://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/6sjh0r/audiophiles_of_reddit_what_headphones_would_you/dld9hbt/. I know have the Auteurs. http://gradolabs.com/headphones/prestige-series/item/2-sr60e. The differences taper off quickly, and most people are going to be listening on shitty earbuds anyway. Their ear cups are spacious and well-padded with a suede-like material that's very comfortable even … The best part is, they come with a manufactures warranty that if something does happen to them, you can send them in and exchange them. Still have them but I ended up getting a pair of Philips X2's for a bit more boom. I got HD 598s, have found them to be way more comfortable than M50s, [–]tchetelat 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago (0 children). Rendered by PID 7356 on r2-app-0f64ac917fef418cf at 2020-12-14 11:22:21.699161+00:00 running 85e58d4 country code: US. LOL. [–]SuperSlims 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago (0 children). It gets expensive and a bit overwhelming real quick. See my comments above, [–]leftydrummer461 3 points4 points5 points 3 years ago (1 child). 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