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Headphone Inventory

*CURRENTLY OWN (Favorites)*

TH-600 | Pro 900 | Fidelio X1

*PREVIOUSLY*

Ultrasone Performance 880 - Pads too shallow, uncomfortable fit. :(

Denon D2k/D5k/D7k

Fidelio X1 - Great sound at a great price.

Ultrasone 2900- Another one of Ultrasone's winners. I prefer the more bassy closed back Pro 900, so I decided to sell the 2900.

HiFIMan 500- Great sounding headphone. Very impressive. But still, comfort is an issue for me with these headphones.

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

Sony XB1000- Prefer Ultrasones for EDM.

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 headphone.

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. Pretty mediocre overall.

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. Feels 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. Lack some bass.

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 Hfi 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 Pro 2500 to the 750.

*Previous In-Ears*

Yamaha EPH-100 - My favorite IEM. Will have to purchase again when I have the chance!

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

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

RSA Predator

Music Preferences

Dance/Electronic

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Fostex TH600 Dynamic Headphones
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Ultrasone Pro-Line 2500 Open Back Headphones - Big Price Drop!
TWerk posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 5/17/15 at 7:10am | 6 replies | 1209 views
Fostex TH900 for sale
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WTB: Fostex TH600
TWerk posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 5/9/15 at 11:12am | 5 replies | 102 views
Mint Condition ODAC - Will consider other USB DAC
TWerk posted in this thread in Source Components For Sale / Trade 5/9/15 at 2:42am | 0 replies | 205 views
Fidelio X1
TWerk posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 5/8/15 at 6:04pm | 0 replies | 132 views
RSA Predator Ultra Portable DAC/AMP - USA ONLY
TWerk posted in this thread in Amplification For Sale / Trade 5/7/15 at 5:37pm | 1 replies | 75 views
RSA Predator Ultra Portable DAC/AMP - USA ONLY
TWerk posted in this thread in Source Components For Sale / Trade 5/6/15 at 6:38pm | 0 replies | 37 views
Flagship Fostex TH900 - Available to USA only
TWerk posted in this thread in Headphones for Sale / Trade 5/5/15 at 10:51pm | 8 replies | 992 views

 

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