1. wonderba

    Thinking about getting the Ultrasone HFI 450, are they for me?

    Hi, really interested in buying a pair of the HFI 450, especially since its only about 90 dollars. Some pre-buy questions:   -Are they good to use with an iPhone  (don't think I have all my songs as 320 or high end quality...)? I listen mainly to classic rock, alternative, some rap/hip...
  2. matryx

    some help choosing a headphone...

    I'm looking for a headphone and need some help picking one out   Source: PS3, Sansa Clip+, Patriot Box Media Player, WDTV Live, Yamaha RX-V665 AV receiver   Budget: $100 - $200 + $80 - $130 for DAC/AMP - I will probably be using these with the Astro mixamp in the future   Use...
  3. derekvan

    ultrasone HFI 450 comfort

    Hi all, I recently returned my HD280pros because the bass was so boomy it gave me a headache. I went to Guitar Center to try out their selection, and left with the ultrasone hfi-450s, which i think sound great for the price ($99). The only problem is they rub on my ears something fierce. I...
  4. bigboysunited

    Help a wannabe audiophile out!!

    Hi, I really apreciate all your help and have researched a TON, but I still don't know what to do. It is difficult for me to try out non-bose headphones because of my location in Lubbock, Texas. Here are my needs: MUSIC SOURCE I need headphones that do NOT require an amp as I will be...
  5. globydudems

    I need help choosing new headphones! Please take my poll.

    So I broke my in-ear headphones and I've decided to move on over to over-ears. The problem is, these are going to be my first set and I have no idea where to start. I did some research, mostly from ...
  6. cancel077

    Closed Headphones suggestions ($100-$150)

    Hi there.   I am pretty new to this forum but I have been reading headphones suggestions in here and I have been researching but I am still confused on which headphones to get.   What I need: Full-size over the ear headphones - closed design preferably, portable. I am planning to do lots...
  7. Annirak

    Closed headphones in $100-$200 range

    I'm relatively new to the hi-fi world, but the last set of ($35 Altec Lansing) headphones I bought has lasted five years, so I decided that it was time to spend a bit more on my audio and I'm looking for suggestions on headphones   I'm looking for closed headphones in the $100-$200 range...
  8. Akella

    Yamaha rh5ma vs Ultrasone 450 vs Ultrasone 650

    I'm looking for budget headphone but i need deep and good bass, mids and trebles should be good too. I prefer open hp's but if there is no any good so will use closed one.   I found only these headphones. So what you think about them?
  9. CoreThrasherGLB

    Which pair of Ultrasone cans would the most easily driven by an Ipod Touch?

     Which pair of Ultrasone cans would the most easily driven by an Ipod Touch?   The   1. Ultrasone HFI-450,   Frequency range 20-20.000 Hz Impedance 32 Ohm Sound pressure level 96 dB   2. ULTRASONE HFI 580,        Frequency range 10-22.000 Hz Impedance 32 Ohm Sound...
  10. beeman

    any ultrasone sealed cans that can be used on the go

    hi lost my second pair of hd25-1s. Want to try something a bit different - although loved the senns.Was thinking about ultrasones. Has anyone had experience with the ultrasones as a portable sealed can. Sound leakage is always a concern for me as well as comfort. Probably looking to spend the...
  11. juniper29

    I NEED HELP!! Buying my first pair of legit headphones

    Hi all-- Have been researching for the past few weeks and decided to come to the pros :)   So far I've looked mainly at Sennheiser & Ultrasone, particularly the SP 25 II and HFI 450.   I'm looking for a pair of closed, preferably around the ear headphones that are close to full size...
  12. torrino

    Another Under $100 Thread -- ES7 v. SRH440 v. Hfi-450 v. Grado's S60i/S80i/Alessandros?

    Hey guys,   Just looking for a good pair of starter closed headphones.   I listen to a lot of different things, but my most played on last.fm is David Bowie, The Beach Boys, My Bloody Valentine, Galaxie 500, Pantha du Prince (leftfield electronica), Pavement, Broadcast, Gang of Four, and...
  13. tuffguyblake

    I need help deciding! ATH-M50 vs. Ultrasone HFI-450

    Which one should I get??   I am looking for some under 100$ headphones with powerful bass.  I am upgrading from my sennheiser hd202's, so I am hoping one of these will outdo those in terms of overall sound quality, not just bass.   I'll be plugging these straight into my ipod classic and...
  14. andrzr

    Need help to decide between Shure, Ultrasone, Audio Technica and Sennheiser

    Hello everybody! I need some help to decide which headphone i should buy. This will be my first good headphone so i'm kinda lost here... I've been reading and talking to some friends who supposedly know something about audio and they recommended me the following: Closed: Ultrasone...
  15. Guthemberg


    I'm sure that there are more than hundreds of threads like this one. However, I need to know what are the best heaphones with the following details:   1) $80 is my budget 2) Over-The-Ear & Closed 3) Swiveling Earcups 4) Large ( I have a huge head , I'm not going to lie) 5) Will be...
  16. HyenaPrime

    URGENT!!! Need good sounding, comfortable headphones for EDM, Rock, and Rap (UNDER $100)

    I am trying to come up with a pair of headphones to ask for for Christmas. I will mainly be listening to EDM, Rap, and Rock. They NEED to meet this criteria: They need to be very comfortable. They need to have crisp sound quality. They need to be just bassy enough (I want to hear those...
  17. Ultrasone HFI-450

    Ultrasone HFI-450

    Closed-back home & studio headphones Technologies: S-Logic� Natural Surround Sound Safer hearing Technical specifications S-Logic� Natural Surround Sound Dynamic principle Frequency range 20-20.000 Hz Impedance 32 Ohm Sound pressure level 96 dB Driver 40 mm Mylar Weight 265 g (without cord)