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Headphones

Discussion in 'Style' started by <KEY3>, Feb 18, 2005.

  1. <KEY3>

    <KEY3> Veteran Member

    Joined: Mar 24, 2004 Messages: 6,878 Likes Received: 2
    I'm a headphone freak. [​IMG]
    well... not that kind of freak...

    so how about them cans?


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    ^ these are some great sonys but NOT for wearing around.
    I dont care how bad you want to look like a dj, with your record
    bag and your stanton t-shirt, please dont wear them outside.

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    ^ these are some nice light weight sennheisers. This company does some great work.

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    ^ this is the mother of all headphones. The Sennheise Orpheus.
    Too bad they cost well over 10 grand.

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    ^ Here's the Shure E2 earbuds. Apparently the sound is amazing,
    and at the price.... it damn well better be!

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    ^ these are the koss plug. They only cost about $20 so I think
    I might pick up a pair this weekend.
     
  2. Spike

    Spike Senior Member

    Joined: Aug 31, 2002 Messages: 1,033 Likes Received: 3
    It's all about the Sony MDR-EX71s

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  3. <KEY3>

    <KEY3> Veteran Member

    Joined: Mar 24, 2004 Messages: 6,878 Likes Received: 2
    actually.... it's all about Dj Rap

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  4. casekonly

    casekonly Veteran Member

    Joined: Aug 6, 2002 Messages: 8,264 Likes Received: 5
  5. PUMPKIN ESCOBAR

    PUMPKIN ESCOBAR Senior Member

    Joined: Oct 19, 2004 Messages: 2,443 Likes Received: 34
    How are those sennheisers? I'm interested in getting a pair.
     
  6. IzacFour

    IzacFour New Jack

    Joined: Oct 10, 2004 Messages: 84 Likes Received: 0
    Make your own surround sound headphones? You nerd.
     
  7. why write?

    why write? Veteran Member

    Joined: Oct 19, 2003 Messages: 5,859 Likes Received: 1
    i get the dollar headphones that break a week later, i need headphones that will last for longer then that, but i want good sound and 20 dollar and cheaper, any suggestions?
     
  8. <KEY3>

    <KEY3> Veteran Member

    Joined: Mar 24, 2004 Messages: 6,878 Likes Received: 2
    for cheap and decent mini headphone... got fot the Sony MDRW08L

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    they are super light and flexible so they wont break.
    I'm on my second pair in something like 8 years.
     
  9. Nekro

    Nekro Elite Member

    Joined: Feb 19, 2003 Messages: 2,568 Likes Received: 1
    The shure e2s are actually pretty sweet. I got a pair for a family member to wear on airplanes and ended up using them myself on a day to day basis.

    They're essentially really good earplugs with good headphones inside them. I could be standing five feet away from someone listening to medium volume music while that person is yelling at me and not hear a thing.

    They're worth the money if you listen to your music on headphones a lot (more than an hour a day).
     
  10. Nekro

    Nekro Elite Member

    Joined: Feb 19, 2003 Messages: 2,568 Likes Received: 1
    The bad thing about the e2s is that they kind of look like hearing aids when you're wearing them, so there are several dozen people who think I'm deaf.
     
  11. hyrax

    hyrax Member

    Joined: Jun 24, 2002 Messages: 486 Likes Received: 0
    pioneer se-dj5000s for my decks. probably wouldn't wear them in public, though i used to use a big pair of JVCs.

    i dont think there's anything wrong with wearing dj headphones in public unless you actually look like you're trying to look like a dj. dj cans usually have pretty good frequency response and good bass drivers, plus they're sturdy. those sennheisers look like theyre gonna fall the fuck apart any minute

    if i ever get another portable music player, i'd probably be leaning towards investing in a pair of good earbuds
     
  12. Manifesto

    Manifesto Junior Member

    Joined: Sep 1, 2003 Messages: 227 Likes Received: 0
    i just bought a pair of Akai ear plug headphones from coconuts.
    its what im looking for, for the winter.

    they have hooks to hook around the ear, and volume control.

    they fit under a beanie real nice, and are good for snowboading, since the hooks keep them staying in place and i can adjust the volume withouth having to take off my gloves or taking out my ipod.

    but for none winter days, i have sony MDR-V250
    they are a smaller version of the studio headphones.

    and i also have sondy MDR-500 for my turntable, but they flop around too much.
     
  13. IzacFour

    IzacFour New Jack

    Joined: Oct 10, 2004 Messages: 84 Likes Received: 0
    [​IMG]


    I got these. Standard low price model. tdk mp100's. They have a weak point on the bridge. Bit of electrical tape fixes it, They give a pretty good response.
     
  14. Xicohtencoatl

    Xicohtencoatl New Jack

    Joined: Feb 26, 2005 Messages: 16 Likes Received: 0
    My backpack happened to snatch a pair of these at a local Guitar Center.

    :love2:
     

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  15. D0WN

    D0WN Member

    Joined: Jan 15, 2005 Messages: 547 Likes Received: 56
    [​IMG]
    it's all about the PIONEER HDJ-1000
     
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