If you compare the best $400 IEMs to headphones like NAH Viso HP50, B&W P7, B&O H6, Focal Spirit Pro/Classic, Momentum, AKG 545 what do you think comes out on top in terms of sound quality?
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- productBowers & Wilkins P7tagged by nightmancometh, 2/19/14
- productNAD Electronics VISO HP50 Noise-Isolating Over-Ear Headphonestagged by nightmancometh, 2/19/14
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$400 Portable cans vs $400 IEMs
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2/17/14 at 8:29pm
If I have time this weekend, I'll do comparisons to the K845 and P7.
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2/17/14 at 9:02pm
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2/22/14 at 6:32pm
full-sized cans generally sound 'better' than IEMs.
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