If the Playaz N1 were designed with reasonable amount of bass and they could be the steal of the century. In reality I can recommend them for EQ-friendly folks only - stay away if your source does not have a good, user customizable EQ.
“Excellent for bass and subwoofer lovers. A little too opaque for lovers of transparent sounding headphones. Booming, warm and reverberations but not overpowering to muffle the lyrics. By using a DAC and head amp, I adjusted the equalizer to give me a really pleasing effect with indie rock songs like 'Bring it on back' by Matt Wertz, 'Sweet Sophia' by Stephen Kellogg' and 'When we...” --Chiek