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Good value for money

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Pros: Bass, Build Quality, soundstage, good balance (low, mid, high)

Cons: Lacks Clarity, Isolation, Comfort (earbuds)

Build quality: 4.5/5 Thin wire, but further more everything looks tight. Sound quality: 4/5 It’s personal but this is my opinion: this IEM comes short on all fronts except bass and soundstage, from which the last is an obvious result of the use of ventilation holes in the back of the housings. The bass might even be overpresent for some (it is the Bass edition though), but the key fact for me personally is that this IEM lacks clarity in mids and highs (dull) and seems to lack a good sub bass (might be due to the ventilation, non closed means it's harder for an IEM to produce the pressure needed for sub bass). Some people may find and call the dull sounding highs and mids “warm”. But...
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Could be better

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Pros: Isolation, comfort, soundstage, range (high, mid, low)

Cons: Durability, sound color (enclosed, unnatural)

So I bought my amazing PC, with a HT system and the last thing I needed was a good headphone. My friends advised me to go for the Audio Technica ATH serie. They told me it was top of the bill.   I love gaming, music, movies and series. Those were the things I wanted to buy a headphone for in combination with a Zalman clip on microphone.   Audio Quality   For starters the sound quality overall is really good. This headphone hits the full sound range (mid, high, bass) and does this very well. Highs are not crisp, mids are clear and the bass is not overwhelming, it's all just right. The placement of the sound is excellent. However, the closed concept didn't work...
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