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This is my first post so idk if I'm allowed to post about getting help looking for headphones but I'll do it anyways, haha


I've looked across forums and reviews but can't quite find what I'm looking for. I'm hoping to stay under a $150 budget although I'd prefer to be closer to $100. I'm looking for over-ear headphones with passive noise-cancelling and good sound isolation. I'm not looking for fancy calling/built-in mics, active noise cancelling or bluetooth/wifi music, just simple headphones with good build. This is also a bit picky but I'd prefer the cable to only enter on 1 side not both (reduces tangle in my opinion). I play my music loud when I listen and bass is probably the most important thing to me when I listen to my music loud; however, I do listen to not so bass heavy music, so overall sound quality is still important. The style in my headphones is also something I'm looking for, and I'll admit that I think Beats have good style but sound quality and price make them unreasonable. Continuing with the style, I don't want these headphones to be monsters on my head, something sleek around the size of Beats or Souls I suppose is what I think looks good, but that's not a hard line. Although some throwback looking recommendations would be cool too!


Here are some that I've been looking at:

Audio-Technica ATH-M50S

Audio-Technica ATH-M50WH 

KRK KNS8400 Studio

Pioneer HDJ-500

Sony MDR-V55/BR (I've heard complaints about creaking and they're somewhat true based on my short testing, so I'm a bit turned off to these) <- This makes build quality important to me haha


Do you y'all think one of these is my best option or have I been missing something?


Sorry if all that is way too specific or picky and what not but if I'm going to spend this money on headphones I'd like them to be what I'm looking for! If I need to clarify anything just let me know!


Any help is appreciated!!! :D