1. P

    MSR7NC vs. MDRV6 vs. CD900ST

    I am finding my MSR7 to be a bit piercing. I'm not too familiar with proper term usage, but it may be treble or highs. I love the sound stage though. I'm curious, would CD900ST sound similar to this headphone, but maybe not as bright where it causes me some discomfort and fatigue? Could also use...
  2. M

    Buying a used pair of ATH-MSR7

    Hello all! After owning a pair by audio technica (M40X) for about two years, I decided to ant up my gear a bit. I went to a store and tried a bunch of headphones, and I fell in love with the MSR7. Sadly, new ones are way out of my budget, but I'm really persistent about buying a pair, so I've...
  3. PROTRance

    MSR7 Boost, FRX MOD

    Today I bought a MSR7NC and After only 3 H I decided to mod this headphone for better base and mid range and better soundstagae, What do you need: Only 1 Super Glue like this: How to start: You need to compress MSR7 PADS as below picture: Use Super Glue to Freeze pads, Do the same with...
  4. demond

    FiiO BTA10, Bluetooth Adapter/Amp for Audio-Technica ATH-M50X Headphones.

    Model: BTA10 Special for Audio-Technica ATH-M50X Headphones. Launch time: expected at the end of December. 1. Support SBC\AAC\aptX\aptXLL, QCC3005 Bluetooth chip. Android 5.0 version. 2. Support Bluetooth phone call, built-in microphone, control call, hang up (support CVC noise reduction)...
  5. Nikolay Vutov

    Audio-Technica ATH-MSR7b Impressions & Discussion Thread

    Audio-Technica has announced new Hi-Res closed-back “Sound Reality” headphones ATH-MSR7b as an upgrade of the award-winning ATH-MSR7. They are available in black and gunmetal. The ATH-MSR7b headphones give you the latest in high-resolution headphone technology, combining the advanced...
  6. A

    Any closed back alternative to the Hifiman HE400i?

    This, i LOVE the HE400i sound signature, kind of airy and bright sound, but i need closed back headphones with low leakage. Do you know any closed back headphone with arround the same sound signature of the HE400i? My budget is MAX $200, I dont know if would be better buy a headphone with the...
  7. zwillmaster

    help? Ath-Msr7 headband comfort mod?

    I just got the msr7's and i love them,but even after trying to stretch the headband it is still very uncomfortable, and they are really hurting the top of my head. I was wondering if the zmf pilot pad would make a difference, or if some kind of diy solution would help. I don't really want to...
  8. M

    Does the frequent changing of earpads affect the sound?

    Hello I bought a pair of 99 classics and swap the earpads at least once every 2-3 days to listen to different types of music. I use the stock pads for metal / rap and a knockoff pair of MSR7 pads for everything else. I think I've noticed a change in sound over time - it looks like the back end...
  9. Rabbit007

    Which amp is good for MSR7, with Sony NW a45?

    Hello everyone. I am sick n tired of listening from my smart phone. I decided on NW a45 as my first DAP and it is on the way. I also decided on MSR7. What can I purchase to take maximum advantage from this set up?? Much appreciated of your recommendations in advance.
  10. earsekks

    Looking to replace my ATH-M40x. ATH-A550z?990z?MSR7?

    Hello, I was wondering if there any good alternatives to the M40x' especially within the AudioTechnica line. I'm looking for a slightly V-shaped if not a neutral or mid-centric pair of closed back headphones with good soundstage. I have been interested in the A series, specifically the...
  11. cpmsan

    Mid-End portable headphone recommendations?

    Hello Head-fi, I'm looking for a mid-end and portable headphone within the budget of 350USD-ish~ My definition of mid-end is a little bit high-end but not very high-end, for example I have been looking at Audio-Technica MSR7 and MSR7-SE and also Sony MDR-A1. The MSR7 fits my tastes quite well...
  12. cpmsan

    MSR-7, MSR-7SE, or WS1100iS

    Hello I'm currently considering saving up for an Audio-Technica MSR7/7SE/WS1100iS. I have tried the MSR7 and I could say I quite like it and the smooth highs are just perfect for my tastes. I haven't had a chance to try the WS and 7SE and I couldn't find a comprehensive review of the 7SE, can...
  13. yakcyll

    Looking for a fast and aggressive desktop setup for music.

    Hiya. I've been looking for a desktop setup for the last couple weeks, trying out headphones and a couple amps and I'm struggling to pick out a pair that'd suit me well. A few notable ones were ATH-AD1000X, ATH-A1000Z, DT1990, M1060, K812, HD800 and HD800s. Most of them were way too warm and...
  14. vlenbo

    [Review] The Ath-Msr7, A Headphone with A Stylish Personality!

    ATH-MSR7 Review Introduction/Personal Matters Hello fellow headfiers! This is vlenbo, a headfier who had reviewed quite a lot of FOTM headphone/earphones that gained traction to become well known products loved by audiophiles and music lovers everywhere. I reviewed the ath-ckr9 along the...