Pros: Extremely efficient, comfortable, aesthetics, forgiving to recordings.
Cons: Expensive MSRP, jack rattle
UnboxingUpon unboxing, I knew what the Sony MDR-1R MK2's were intended for; luxury. It came with a box very similar to the Sennheiser HD800's packaging, very pleasing to open and everything felt of quality to handle. In the box was a japanese instruction manual, a cordura pouch, 3m cable, 1.2m cable, and finally, the headphones. Oh and the japanese company I bought it from included a cute paper hand fan :DDesign and ComfortThe headphones in my hands feel very light, with smooth swivel cups, and a somewhat solid plastic build.On my head, the clamp is fairly light, accompanied with a soft pleather headband, and pillow-like earpads.The aesthetics of these are just amazing, a very modern look...(read more)