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TWerk

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About Me:

Studying Operations/Logistics at school

What I do for a living:

Spend money

Headphone Inventory

*Current Headphones*

1) Denon AH-D7000

2) Ultrasone Pro 900/2500

3) Fidelio X1

*Previous Headphones*

Grado PS-500 - Incredibly clear sounding. Just not enough low end, and comfort with the foam pads was an issue.

XB1000- Prefer Ultrasones for EDM.

D2000 - Great all rounder, and very comfortable.

D5000- Awesome, but I felt my D2000 was good enough to justify not keeping them both.

TH-900 - Great, but I prefer Denon sound.

Ultrasone Sig DJ - Nice portable unit. Good sound but I prefer comfort and sound of PRO 900 and PRO 2500. Didn't feel it was worth the expense. PRO 900 is my favorite Ultrasone basshead can.

Grado 325i- Didn't like it comfort wise, very very bright, too much treble for me.

V Moda M-100- Weak treble. Pro 900 is well ahead of this headphone to my ears for EDM.

Sony XB-700- Bass overwhelms everything.

Beyerdynamic Pro 990 (250 Ohm)- Very detailed. Too much treble (And I like Treble!). Scooped out midrange really badly. It sounded like something was missing. Disappointed with it, but super comfortable.

Grado 60i W/ Senn Pads- Comfortable, but really ugly looking. Feel super cheap. For someone that only has only 70 bucks, it would be hard to top the sound quality. I feel like these are a great introduction to quality sound.

HiFiMan HE-400- Nice sound, but electronic music sounds better on my Pro 900. Ortho drivers just do not do bass impact like dynamic drivers.

Ultrasone 780- Nice sound, but the Pro Line is much better. The Pro 900 kills it. If I couldn't afford it, this would be a nice alternative. The pleather pads heated up quickly, which was also annoying. The velour pads on the pros stay cool.

Ultrasone Pro 750 - I prefer the 900.

*Previous In-Ears*

ASG 2.5 IEM - Excellent sounding IEM, just couldn't get them to fit as comfortably as I'd liked. Best IEM I've heard.

Ortofon e-Q5 - Not enough bass.

JVC FXZ-200 - Bass too boomy and poor resolution.

Altec Lansing Backbeat Pro (Comply Tips) - Comply tips save this. Not bad overall, more mid centric sound than I typically prefer.

TF10- Huge buds, bad seal, Awkward cable, good sound but not designed well. Over-rated.

Monster Turbines- I actually quite liked them, but both times the cable broke leading to sound from only one side. Disappointing.

Sennheiser IE8- Really disappointing, just didn't sound good, and were ugly to boot.

T-PEOS H-100 - Kind of weird sounding. Tin-can type sound. Treble was harsh. Left side stopped working, but I didn't like them much anyways.

Headphone Amp Inventory

1) Matrix M-Stage (2013 Version W/ DAC) - Desktop

2) VentureCraft Go-DAP X - Portable

3) RSA Predator - Portable

Music Preferences

Dance/Electronic

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Denon AH-D7000 *Best Price*
TWerk posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade Today at 6:16 pm | 9 replies | 499 views
Ultrasone Pro 2900 - Includes Priority shipping - *NEW PRICE DROP*
TWerk posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade Yesterday at 8:07 pm | 6 replies | 423 views
Burson Audio HA-160D (USB DAC+AMP+PREAMP) *Best Price*
TWerk posted in this thread in Source Components For Sale / Trade 9/21/14 at 8:57pm | 2 replies | 102 views
Burson Audio HA-160D (USB DAC+AMP+PRE-AMP) *Best Price*
TWerk posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 9/21/14 at 8:57pm | 2 replies | 143 views
Are Grado's really that uncomfortable?
TWerk posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 9/21/14 at 3:43pm | 139 replies | 7551 views
WTB: Ultrasone Pro 750 or 900
TWerk posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 9/21/14 at 12:37pm | 2 replies | 29 views
HiFIMan HE-500
TWerk posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 9/21/14 at 8:41am | 2 replies | 114 views
Ultrasone New performance Serie: 840, 860 & 880
TWerk posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 9/21/14 at 12:05am | 24 replies | 588 views

 

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