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Sony MDR-XD100 Stereo Headphones

These must be taken for what they are... studio monitor headphones.

xflight297

Pros: Lightweight, full over-ear pads, full & balanced sound, neutral, long cord

Cons: Cumbersome and awkward, long cord is too long, bass can get muddy

I've read a lot of diverging comments about these headphones and I think there is a problem. These are non-powered studio monitor headphones. They are not meant to have perfect sound quality, and especially not without a proper amplifier. Using them with a tube headphone amp the quality increases like crazy. Because they are studio monitor headphones, they are supposed to have very...
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Not the sound an audiophile would love
Not the sound an audiophile would love
Fantastic Sounding Combination
Fantastic Sounding Combination
Pleasing Sound at Great Value
Pleasing Sound at Great Value

Astrotec AX35

Pros: Great Build Quality, High-Quality Cable, Happy Medium in Sound Signature and Sound Quality

Cons: Average Fit/Comfort, Time Coherence Issue of the Prior Art AX60 and Other Hybrid Designs Not Solved

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