1. niv141

    Budget headphones for a basshead ($50)

    Hey there, Ive been browsing in the internet and mostly in this forum to find a headset suitable for my needs but really couldnt find anything that completely suit my needs, and right now I have a big headache seeing all these names and brands of headphones and "Do I want these" and "Do I want...
  2. 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...
  3. cizzley89

    looking for amazing sound headphones under 300.00

    Im looking to buy a nice pair of headphones under $300.00. I had beats solo hd's. Which sounded ok to good. I mostly listen to rock hip hop and rap. Im really looking for something loud and that sounds good. Most headphones ive come across, the cheaper ones just dont sound good. Any models or...
  4. 00Eta

    Best Headphones for Rap/Hip-Hop/R&B around $180

    Hey guys!   I'm looking for a pair of good headphones for mainly rap and hip-hop. I like bass, but I don't want it to be overpowering,  as I like my vocals to be as clear as possible. I've looked around but I have no clue what's trash and what a good pair of headphones are. A friend...
  5. cardan

    Headphones with equal or better soundstage than AD700 but with significantly deeper bass for <$300

    The title really says it all. Are there any cans out there that sound as great as the AD700's but with much deeper bass? Maybe even basshead levels. I'd say $300 is my budget.
  6. DomoFuzz

    VERY comfortable headphones?

    A while back I bought a pair of sony xb700's and now I wish I would of bought 5 more pairs of them back then.    I will never understand why sony replaced the nice over ear xb headphones with crappy on ear headphones instead.   My head and ears are very sensitive due to health problems...
  7. Dutchi MerenGue

    D7000 vs xb1000?

    Not sure if its ever been discussed, I've looked but couldn't find any other threads, but basically want to know from people who have listened to both which they preferred and why?    Which had overall more bass or presented it better? I have never heard the d7000's but I do own the xb1000's...
  8. dxanex

    SOLD: Sony MDR-XB700

    I'm selling my XB700's because I plan on buying the XB1000's this summer. These are in perfect condition. Smoke free environment. About 25-30 hrs use. Asking SOLD includes shipping anywhere in CONUS.  
  9. AlbanianBoy

    What are the diffrences between the SONY mdr xb500 and the xb700

    Title and are they worth it for a bassy head like me ? Thank You !
  10. Shacster

    Help in choosing next headphones

    Hey,   This is my first post here so please bear with me if I appear noobish.   I have just broken my last pair of Sony MDR-XB700 headphones, which I have enjoyed somewhat for the past few years and have given me lengthy sessions of joy.  I though it would be about time that I maybe went...
  11. HYPD

    Amp for Sony MDR-XB700's

    Hey all,    I apologize if this is the wrong section, I dont think it is.   I've been browsing the forum for sometime now. I own a couple sets of IEM's and I've been looking for some good cans. After a lot of reading I've come down to the conclusion that my best bet for my budget and...
  12. Distinctionz

    Sony MDR-XB700 or V-MODA Crossfade LP

    Which one do you think is better for like dubstep/dnb/techno/elec/house and all that? I'm a basshead, and love my bass.    Thanks!
  13. Totally Dubbed

    SOLD: Sony MDR-XB700

      These are over 2 years old - but believe it or not (see pictures taken on 26/02/2012), they still look brand new! They also do NOT come with the pouch.   I'm asking for £55 without postage. Postage is open worldwide, and is on you. If the item gets lost, as you are choosing postage...
  14. Todor

    Finding out the headphones

    Hello guys :) ! I am new to this society here but I'll be very grateful if you could help me find out the name and model of the headphones  that a kid is wearing in the movie Grown Ups 2 at 35:39 (around that time of the movie). Since i don't have a permission to include a pic this is all i can...
  15. HiFiGuy528

    Sony MDR-XB700 short video review

    Now that this headphone is back in stock at most resellers, I thought I post my final thoughts in a video for you.  Hope you guys like it.  
  16. hauton

    LNIB 10/10 Sony MDR-XB700 EXTRA BASS headphones - 50mm Drivers!!

    ZERO scratches, marks, semblance of wear and tear   I've been offered a deal I can't refuse to upgrade, so I'm parting with these beloveds to someone else who can appreciate these GODLIKE bass monsters. I used these for electronic music and it single-handedly redefined my music collection...
  17. Ehab

    Sony MDR-XB700 or MDR-XB500

    Kindly I need help choosing between the Sony MDR-XB700 & Sony MDR-XB500.   I'm confused because some people say that the XB500 has more powerful & "punchy" bass than the XB700 but if this is true, then why is the XB700 more expensive?   Now I can buy both for around the same price which...
  18. Anthony45654

    How to tell if Sony MDR-XB700 are fake?

    I plan on purchasing a pair of Sony MDR-XB700 headphones but I can't seem to find an electronics store near me that carries them (I'm in Canada). So I've resorted to eBay. I can be paranoid at times and eBay has lots of fake stuff so I was wondering if you guys got any tips and pointers on the...
  19. DreadKill

    Need to replace MDR-XB700's, need advice

    Hi, im new here. A few months back i looked around this forum to find of new headphones to get. I decided on the Sony MDR-XB700's. They were even on clearance at my local computer store for 89$ (canada). I picked up a Fiio E10 amp/Dac to go with it. I absolutely loved these headphones. I use a...
  20. flabtato

    Sony MDR-XB700 Extra Bass Headphones: The Quest For An Upgrade

    I've had a pair of Sony MDR-XB700 Extra Bass Headphones for about two years now and I'm looking for an upgrade for under 300 dollars.  I've been considering options all the way from Monoprice to Beats, but cannot come to a clear conclusion as to what would be the most suitable...
  21. deeo

    XB500/700 ALTERNATIVE ?

    I decided to get Sony XB500 headphones after doing some research , but i found that they are sold out EVERYWHERE in my country (Czech Republic)..Same with the xb700...Can anyone please recommend me some other good headphones with a good amount of bass for rap / hip hop in this price range ? 
  22. ATi7500

    [Comparison] Superlux HD681 Series vs Superlux HD668B vs Audio Technica M50 vs Alessandro MS1i vs Sony XB700

    Hello everyone,   I'd like to offer my humble contribution to this amazing forum that I've been lurking for so long :) Infact, I've got all of the mentioned headphones because of the many many good opinions about them read here. Since i'm quite inexperienced with this kind of comparisons...
  23. Noahjaws

    Jaycar Rebrand/Brainwavz HM5 vs Sony MDR-XB700

    Hey all, I was wondering if there are any differences between the Jaycar rebrands and the HM5s. Also. How do these sum up to the XB700s? (Comfort, treble, bass, clarity, soundstage, isolation, ect....) Would either need to be amped from an iPhone 4S? If so, would a fiio e6 suffice? Thanks...
  24. morijinal

    I want BASS in a full sized closed headphone. Can you help me?

    As the title suggests, I am looking for bass.   I recently started a job that will permit me to work with headphones, and I am looking for something with good isolation, and I want BASS and I'm not afraid to admit it.   Currently I have Sennheiser HD-508 headphones - so I know what...
  25. Fer921Pro

    Sony MDR-XB700 and Sony MDRX10 = The same?

    Hey guys. Today I was comparing those headphones and i didnt find a lot of difference but idk im just a teen that likes headphones a lot :) Just the price of the MDRX10 was the double of the XB700 but im just a entusiast and i dont have any of those headphones. Someone that knows or have those...