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post #316 of 540

Those aren't even remotely comparable headphones...

 

Enjoy the R10s MF, I know you've been waiting a while to get a set.  I'm sure they'll be one of your favorites. :)

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post #317 of 540
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Originally Posted by n3rdling View Post

Those aren't even remotely comparable headphones...

 

Enjoy the R10s MF, I know you've been waiting a while to get a set.  I'm sure they'll be one of your favorites. :)

 

Thanks! I've heard them a few times so far and really liked them, so now that I finally get to own a set I'm really excited.

post #318 of 540

You've heard both bass heavy and bass light?  Which type is your incoming pair?

post #319 of 540

I've heard one of the later serial numbers, which I believe is the bass heavy version? The other pair I heard I assumed was a bass light version, but I wasn't able to verify it for sure.

 

My pair is one of the earlier serial numbers / bass light. 

post #320 of 540

Nice :)  I've more often than not liked the bass light sets to the bass heavy sets.

post #321 of 540
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Originally Posted by MuppetFace View Post

I've heard one of the later serial numbers, which I believe is the bass heavy version? The other pair I heard I assumed was a bass light version, but I wasn't able to verify it for sure.

 

My pair is one of the earlier serial numbers / bass light. 

 

Congrats on the R10.   Do you prefer them over the Qualia?  

 

The serial number is not a true indicator whether the R10 is bass light or heavy as I once had an R10 with SN in 7xx range that is very light in bass compared to my 358 pair.  After all, Sony released R10s with three set of drivers.  I don't know of their reasons either. 

post #322 of 540
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Originally Posted by n3rdling View Post

Those aren't even remotely comparable headphones...

 

They are more in common than they have with the Koss KSC75.

 

Both Japanese flagships uses an exotic material for their diaphragm (bacterial vs. plant derived), an exotic wood for their cups, a semi-open closed-back design... Driver size and impedance is not the same, one is has angled drivers and cups, the other only angled pads.

post #323 of 540

Hi,

Sorry to hijack your thread, I just need your expertise

Just today a set of

Sony MDR-R10 came in my hands from a recently closed store. I have been said that they are unused and I just opened and tested them to check they are ok.

The s/n is 1038,they have all the original papers and box and the question is ,since I dont intent to keep them, how much money should I ask for selling them?

post #324 of 540

inb4 100x "omfg sell them to me!" posts.
 

post #325 of 540

Hot Dang. I'd just keep it personally beyersmile.png

post #326 of 540

What exactly are you meaning? How much should I ask for?
 

post #327 of 540
Photos would be helpful.
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post #328 of 540

I am trying but dont know how to upload . You can send me your email to send you a couple

post #329 of 540
post #330 of 540

In today's market you could get 6K for them and it would probably sell within a couple weeks.

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