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beyerdynamic DT 770 Stereo Headphones

100% Positive Reviews
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Pros: Does most music well.

Cons: Doesn't do anything perfectly. Expensive

Having realized that I'd never like Sennheisers because of their lack of bass,

I went off to find Germans that appreciated bass. 

Enter the 770s.  The folks at Beyer realize that if you want a headphone to be all "mids" then all you have to do is use your default ipod earbuds.  The true mark of garbage headphones are the ones that cannot do frequencies on either end of the spectrum.  Either too high or too low.  They sound like clock radio speakers, if you will.


The 770s are not those.  These have low lows and high highs, to the point of being sibilant.  I had to roll my treble off a bit to be comfortable.  But once you do that, these phones are awesome.  I ended up selling these after A/Bing with my 880s.  The 880s have a little LESS bass, and a tiny bit MORE mids.  The treble is about the same on both.


If I had money to buy one can, it would be the 770s.  Since I'm not limited to just one can, I opted for 880s and another set to do low bass properly.


These are great all round cans, but a bit pricey.  They are pretty comfortable over long sessions as well. 


Pros: nice tight, deep bass. Awesome clarity and definition

Cons: overpronounced sharp presence

I'll write more about them in a few days…

beyerdynamic DT 770 Stereo Headphones

Combining superior audio quality, state-of-the-art materials, and top-notch workmanship, beyerdynamic's high-end DT 770 headphones capture the dynamism and excitement of the entire audio signal. These 250-ohm closed headphones make high frequencies sound analytical, clear, and distinctive, while reproducing deep frequencies with a powerful resonance. As a result, everything from classical music, to hip-hop, to big-budget movie soundtracks sound rich and immersive with three-dimensional acoustics that can overwhelm even the most discerning audiophile. These headphones are also extremely comfortable, with soft ear pads in a special closed design that excludes sound pollution and ensures minimum audio leakage. Other details include a modular construction that makes it easy to replace all serviceable parts (including the ear pads), a single-sided cable, a gold-vaporized 1/8-inch mini stereo jack plug, a 1/4-inch adapter, and a high-quality carrying case. The DT 770 headphones, which weigh 10.22 ounces, carry a two-year warranty on parts and labor.

FeatureIncludes high-quality carrying case
Height8.5 inches
Length7 inches
Weight0.11 pounds
Width4 inches
List Price$319.00
Material TypePlastic
Material Type Set ElementPlastic
ModelDT 770
Package Quantity1
Product GroupCE
Product Type NameHEADPHONES
Titlebeyerdynamic DT 770 Stereo Headphones
Batteries Included0
Model Name/TypeMPNEAN/UPC
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