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post #1456 of 1855
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Originally Posted by kova4a View Post
 

Well, total destruction - what else. The klipsch s4 was overhyped and underperforming for its price when it was released and now few years later there are a ton of iems under $100 that wipe the floor with it let alone the vsonics coz every single vsonic iem is better.


+1. Totally agree.

post #1457 of 1855

vsd1 sounds promising. I cant wiat for the vsd3 to come out. I really like the design and everyones saying how vsd3 is going to deliver 80% of gr07's performance

post #1458 of 1855
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Originally Posted by willy156 View Post
 

vsd1 sounds promising. I cant wiat for the vsd3 to come out. I really like the design and everyones saying how vsd3 is going to deliver 80% of gr07's performance

Nah, you got it all wrong. The VSD1 is the one marketed as giving 80% of gr07's sound. All we know about the VSD3 is that it's supposed to be tuned to sound like shure se535, which means it will have a different sound signature than VSD1. As far as its sq - vsonic always delivers, so I wouldn't worry but no one has said that VSD3 actually will sound better. It will have a fancier and more expensive housing though, so supposedly better build quality.

post #1459 of 1855
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Originally Posted by quartertone View Post
 

They don't clip at any volume I've used them at, so those must be ear-damagingly high levels.

i don't know. I've never owned them, and not gonna take my chances either. 

post #1460 of 1855

wow.. shure se535s are like $400 on amazon.

post #1461 of 1855
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Originally Posted by willy156 View Post
 

wow.. shure se535s are like $400 on amazon.

The 535's are triple armature drivers, like the Westone 3, UE TF10, and Sony XBA-30, so that's quite a bold statement to make by VSonic, 

post #1462 of 1855
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Originally Posted by IEMagnet01 View Post
 

The 535's are triple armature drivers, like the Westone 3, UE TF10, and Sony XBA-30, so that's quite a bold statement to make by VSonic, 


^ Doesn't matter what tech is used tbh, just how they really sound. So VSonic is basically saying that that sound of theirs is only worth about $60-$80 something to them. VSONIC IS DA' ULTIMATE TROLL JOB!!! LMAO <333s 

post #1463 of 1855

I'm currently auditioning the Audio Technica EP1, and so far, out of the box, they remind me very much of a combo of my old HiFiMan RE-0 and RE-ZERO. They are very HiFiMan in sound signature, with high degree of transparency, ruler flat FR, with bass that's there, but not anything colored at all, with beautiful natural timbre and very clear and energetic treble. This without much burn in time at all. I'll have a proper impression review after 50 hours of burn in. Those who don't appreciate the HiFiMan sound need stay away. 

post #1464 of 1855
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Originally Posted by IEMagnet01 View Post
 

The 535's are triple armature drivers, like the Westone 3, UE TF10, and Sony XBA-30, so that's quite a bold statement to make by VSonic, 

Nah, the number of drivers has nothing to do with performance. There are single driver iems that are better than a lot of the multi-driver ones. And honestly the shures have always been very overpriced for what they are. I'm a fan of the shure sound and I understand shure's idea that they are making boutique products, so the price should be premium but when sub-$200 perform better or on-par with your $500+ flagship it's time to reconsider your marketing strategy. And yeah, I'm pretty sure vsonic can get close to shure's performance for a fraction of the price even though they are making a bit too many new products and should have probably focused on making only one or two new ones, so they can make them as best as possible instead of releasing few versions of everything.

post #1465 of 1855

I agree, Shure products are way overpriced for what you get. They're many sub $200's IEM's that perform better than their flagship.   

post #1466 of 1855
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Originally Posted by TekeRugburn View Post

Apologize ahead of time as my mini shootout between the Gr02, gr06 and vsd1 will not be posted as mods have pushed me to not contribute to this community anymore:if you still want impressions pm me.

I am between VSD1 or VSD1S, Brainwavz M2, Brainwavz R1, Soundmagic E10. I listen jazz and electronic music. What is your opinion about them?
Thanks!
post #1467 of 1855
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Originally Posted by hriki View Post

I am between VSD1 or VSD1S, Brainwavz M2, Brainwavz R1, Soundmagic E10. I listen jazz and electronic music. What is your opinion about them?
Thanks!

Haven't heard the m2's or the e10's but the vsd1 are in a total different league than the r1's. Better in every single way.
post #1468 of 1855
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Originally Posted by hriki View Post

I am between VSD1 or VSD1S, Brainwavz M2, Brainwavz R1, Soundmagic E10. I listen jazz and electronic music. What is your opinion about them?
Thanks!

Get either the vsd1 or vsd1s. Then choose if ya want a bossier or more neutral. And be careful if ya choose more neutral. People say they want neutral but they really don't.
post #1469 of 1855

I'm reading a lot of different things on this thread, therefore this question:

Would you recommend the VSD1S over other IEMS (Steelseries Flux i.e.) for Indie/alternative music?

Would you please listen to these songs and share your opinion?

I own the Xears XPA2pro (far to much bass, coloured ups) and the Sony MH1C (small soundstage) at the moment and I'm not completely satisfied with them.  

The best portable sound I own comes from my Creative aurvana Live Headphones. 

 

Radiohead - Paranoid Android

Arctic Monkeys - From the Ritz to the Rubble

White Lies - Farewell to the Fairground. 

Muse - Bliss

 

Thanks! Much appreciated. 

post #1470 of 1855
I haven't heard the Steelseries but I want to try them. People like the mh1 but I hated them.

Don't listen to a lot of Indie so I can't really recommend an iem for that genre.
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