1. talelxpx

    Looking for 30$-40$ Portable(foldable or compact) Headphones

    Hello Im looking for portable (foldable or compact style) headphones with good soundstage,detail,bass,not harsh and comfort. i really liked the AKG k430 but theyre like 52$ inc shipping to my country(Israel) so looking for something simillar... Please give me advices, Thank you.
  2. tobyberrett

    Best on-ear headphones for under £80?

    I just want opinions and reviews on different on-ears for under £80 or so, so I can make a decision on which pair to buy. I want a lot of good bass but clear highs and mids, and ideally a detachable wire. I looked at the AKG K451 but they might not give me that clarity in the mids and highs...
  3. anurajlight

    IEM suggestion having sound signature similar to AKG K430.

    Hi audiophiles,   Can someone suggest me an IEM having sound signature similar to AKG K 430? I have been using K430 since past 3 month and i am blown away with the kind of details and the crystal clear mids, high that this headphone provide. I am looking for something similar in-ear with the...
  4. ShinReine

    Recommend me headphones (yes I've read the stickies, but...)

    Hi peeps. Been reading through the forums, and I need help on what to get. My Monster Turbine Coppers are broken, standard cable-wiggle-for-sound issue. I don't mind paying for good headphones, but I don't want to pay for too much either. Problem is, I live in the Philippines, so I don't have...
  5. whoelse

    AKG K430 are there fake copies?

    Hi,   I saw some site selling AKG K430 below $40 including shipping. Any known fake for this model?
  6. Davicii

    Headphones under $50 recommendation

    I'm looking for some headphones under $50. I typically listen to Dubstep and often complain about the lack of bass or sound I get from most headphones, but i also listen to other types of music. I have my eye on one pair here but I'm not sure it will be up to my standards, if you have any other...
  7. postrock

    First Look - Rika Bamboo Headphones

    Introduction   Rika is a brand new Seattle-based audio company offering affordable wooden headphones. The company is in the start-up phase right now and is hopeful to reach their funding goal through Kickstarter, a community-based project funding website. They hope to go into full production...
  8. silent90

    Portables (AKG K420\30\50) vs non-portables (UR40?) - sound quality.

    Hello.   I am going to buy a new headphones and I couldn't find any response to my questions.   I am considering a headphones like AKG K420 (\ K430) \ K450. It's a portable and small model. Does the small size has an impact on sound quality? What is the quality in comparison to full-size...
  9. zhecloud

    Foldable headphone, Which to choose?

    Hello how are you?   First sorry for my English.   I will buy foldable headphones but not which to choose.   This are the headphones I can buy:   AKG K-404 Energy Sistem Energy DJ-410 -Sony MDR-V150 JVC HA-S360- - Pioneer SE-MJ511 -Philips SHL4000 -PHILIPS SHL9600...
  10. Nexodon

    Portable headphones advice with medium budget

    Hi there, I am looking for a new pair of headphones for listening Music on-the-go, but I do not know what to buy. I'd like to have a bright, clean, analytical sound, but a little bit more of bass maybe good as well, if it does not make the sound too much darker. I listen mainly to...
  11. Grorbabrag

    AKG K430 Detachable cable mod [Need advice]

    Hi,   so I'm thinking about modding my AKG K430 headphones, as they are a faithful companion throughout my everyday life, however I'd lke to add some functionality.   However I need some parts, but as I am quite new to this I'd like to ask for some help in finding them and recieving the...
  12. witac

    Over the Ear Headphone Recommendations?

    Hello Head-Fi...Can someone (or multiple people) help me get a new pair of headphones?   I currently have the Klipsch s4i in ears and I really like them.  I like the sound quality and like the isolation that they give.  My only problem with them is they get uncomfortable on my ears after...
  13. Masquerade1

    Portable H.P choice

    I am interested in purchasing some portable H.P for use when running around town.   Narrowed them down to these 4   Senn PX 200II AKG K430 Beyerdynamic DTX300P Audio Technica ES7   From what I read on head-fi the K430s seem to have a durability issue with paint flacking off...
  14. Pessimistic

    $60 or less headphones

    So, I purchased the JVC HARX900 headphones, and while I found their sound to be satisfying, they were too big for my small build, so they gave me head and neck pain... I also can't use them on the bus because they're huge... I'm in the process of returning them...   I'm looking for...
  15. mooshimuushi

    Headphones/IEMs | Around $50

    Hey Everyone    My AKG K430 just broke down, and I was wondering if there was any good (or highly recommended) headphones or earphones that is portable for around $50   I immediately looked to the KOSS KSC75, but I thought to myself. I should ask others that are, for sure, wiser than me...
  16. drygh7

    Looking for suggestion

    I've been looking through the forums for quite some time to try and find what I am looking for, but there is way to much information to actually figure out what exactly I'm looking for! So I come to you guys for help.   I picked up a pair of UE TF10s when they were on sale through Amazon.  I...
  17. mooshimuushi

    Great headphones for under $100?

    Headphones Under $100   I've been looking around for quite some time for a good pair of headphones that is somewhat portable.   I ended up thinking on buying a Sennheiser PX 200-II, but then I started to think otherwise. I was starting to lean over on Superlux HD681 or the Samson SR850...
  18. plainsong

    The new kid on the block: The AKG K420

    Long time, no post... but there hasn’t been much for me to talk about headphone-wise. I’ve been happy with my main rig for the past couple of years, and happy with the occasional pair that I bought every now and then. Everyone knows (or should) about the Beyer Dt250s and Yuin PK1, the...
  19. kenniepark

    Worst customer service you've ever received

    I'm curious to see which companies are known for their excellent customer service and which ones you should stay away from. What better place to ask than head-fi?   Personal stories are a plus!
  20. neoxp

    Sony MDR-500DJ VS AKG K430 VS Grado SR 60i

    Hi, i want to buy some new  headphones for listening my ipod and do a bit of gaming. I want some good quality headphones but not too expensive. My budget is around 0-100$. I read a lot of reviews and the ones i've choose are : Sony MDR-500DJ AKG K430 Grado SR 60i What do you think of...
  21. wonderba

    Good, comfy, foldable, on ear headphones without sound bleed?

    Hi, I am looking for a nice pair of comfy on ear headphones for my use, and I don't want to have them bleed sound since I don't want others to hear my music.   I want comfy ones, I find Dre's comfy but expensive, and 100 dollars is around my budget
  22. mooshimuushi

    Fake AKG K450 selling on eBay?

    Hey everyone,   I'm think on buying a PX200-II or a AKG K430, but a friend of mine suggested to buy the K450 due to it selling close to the same price on eBay. I compared the eBay AKG to the Amazon's, and the price difference is HUGE! What do you guys/girls think? Fake or Real...
  23. dilkrac

    PX-200 ii vs AKG K430

    Which one should i go with?   I listen to mostly acoustic music, little bit of rock, and some female vocals. I think i need mid and high as far as the sound goes. I really wish i can listen to them before i buy but i just can't.   Also, how is the durabilty of them? I don't want any...
  24. mooshimuushi

    New headphones around $0-$150 (for Alternative & Classical music)

    Hey Head-fi,   I am very new to this community and new to headphones as well! Soo, uhh. Hope you guys/girls don't mind me asking very noobie questions.    Anyway, within this month I'm thinking on buying a new music player and a new pair of headphones. So in conclusion I'm thinking on...
  25. brawl

    Can you compare AKG K450 vs. AKG K430 (after burn in), please?

    Hello,   I'm searching for information about AKG K450 and AKG K430.   About K 430 I have read a lot of very good stuff, but about K 450 the  critic seems to be cut in two.    About K430 I know that have clear mids and treble with decent bass sound  stage, but about AKG 450...