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Originally Posted by anodyne View Post

X1 is a special case. They have a wide bottom end that's quite unique for open cans, without really sacrificing much of the detail that you expect from open backs. It's all there, just a somewhat different FR curve. And, in my very personal opinion, there's something about that bass extension that really lifts the rest of the soundstage, and the gentler midrange is more suitable to my ears.

In short, they are great for those who looking for great bass with open end soundstage smily_headphones1.gif