ultrasone-pro-550
  1. gus6464

    Anything better than ATH-M50 for $120?

    Looking for some portables for my wife so she can listen to music at work and she doesn't want an IEM. She listens to all kinds of pop and other stuff like techno and electronic music. She also likes the way the white M50's look. I was also thinking about Ultrasone Pro 550, 780, and 580 which...
  2. rpganzen

    looking for opinions on long list of headphones feel free to post anything you might find better

    i have bought a good amount of headphones so far and have read reviews on this site for all these headphones for the most part and have used this site often in making choices for headphones now im stuck with a long list of phones and decided to finally make a post to get opinions on which would...
  3. rifat10467

    Help me choose between headphones please!

    So i'm looking to buy a pair of headphones.  I did some research and i'm stuck between these two      Ultrasone 550 and the Audio Technica m50's     Can anyone help me out? Also, which model of the Audio Technica has a detachable cable?  Also, if anyone has any other suggestions...
  4. lorcar

    Sennheiser HD 380 pro: love it or hate it?

    hi guys i am in the market for a closed headphone, with replacable cable.  So far my eyes are on  Sennheiser 380 pro AKG 271   others are: Sennheiser 439 (but the cup are not in leather, which i prefer).    The 380 are the one I'd buy, even if I dont like the coiled cord. But...
  5. Sugi

    Need Wireless Surround Headset for Computer Usage

    Update:   Is it safe to assume that all wireless headset/phones use their own sound card built-in meaning no audio jack interface?  If this is so, I will not be able to buy a headset with a built-in sound card.   May be looking for a wired headset now? -Wired Surround Headset...
  6. Sugi

    $200 Headphones [First Music, Second Gaming]

    I am looking into a pair of open back headphones, but I don't mind looking at close can as well. I listen to techno, trance, dance, and softer vocal music.  I just want something that good within my price range, I am quite unsatisfied with my past purchases Razer Megalodon and Nokia BH-905i. I...
  7. tdwpgtp

    sennheiser vs ultrasone help please

    hi everyone, i know these types of questions may get annoying, but here it goes: im looking to get a pair of over the ear headphones in the $150 range. i do most of my listening on an ipod and laptop and listen to mostly rock and rap, but i do listen to a good amount of everything else. im...
  8. LukeDaly

    Long time lurker looking for a set of good over ear headphones...

    Hello guys, been a long time lurker of Head-Fi and finally going to take the time to upgrade my headphones, I have a budget of around £120 but that can stretch a little if need be?   If I need to give any more information please let me know.   Many thanks, Luke.
  9. JoeyBrucs

    Need portable headphone!

    Hey I been looking into what headphones to get for the past week and have been very VERY indecisive about my situation.   My Specifications First, off i am still open for either an on or over ear headphone (heading towards the over ear) Second, and quality just for bass. A lot of house...
  10. jam3s121

    Upgrade from AD700's. Need more bass

    I have a titanium HD sound card and even when increasing the bass boost on the sound card to 100% the AD700's don't give me the bass I am looking for.   I am also looking for headphones that me to hear less ambient noise. For instance my dad has a pretty large salt water fish tank that isn't...
  11. mrtheking

    Headphones Newspaper Article (ATH-M50 vs. Beats Studio)

    Here is a story I wrote for my school newspaper Del. Aware. In the article I compare the headphones Beats Studio and Audio Technica ATH-M50 after conducting several blind tests on musicians and audiophiles. Note that due to spacing issues, the article's length is limited, and therefore I could...
  12. soundjunky

    ultrasone pro 750 vs. allen and heath Xone

    HI, I am going to go into sound engineering in march since its the only thing that interests me. I was searching for weeks online for headphones that produce authentic sound reproduction, so i almost got the ATH-M50. But than I decided myself for the allen n heath xone XD2-53 since it has a...
  13. bumaaka

    Balanced sounding, bass leaning headphones on a budget?

        Hello guys, another noob, wannabe audiophile here, wanting to purchase a good, solid entry level headphone. My budget is 100 dollars or less. I mainly listen to hip hop and some punk, alternative, and electronic music. I want a headphone with a balanced sound but is good for hip hop. I don't...
  14. Stryker412

    Need suggestions: headphones for gaming/movies

    Here's what I'm looking for and perhaps you all can steer me in the right direction. 1) If I'm watching movies/games I would like some form of surround (virtual/real). So that if I'm gaming, I'd like to be able to tell if someone is behind me. 2) I need them to be portable. I plan on using...
  15. dgonso965

    What should I get?

    Hello all,   I am going to be making a headphone purchase soon. I will be replacing my bose QC2. I have been reading posts on this website about headphones and I think I narrowed it down to these three:   AKG K550 Denon AHD2000 Ultrasone Pro 750   Any comments or other...
  16. renji1337

    Headphone pressure

    I have a pair of ultrasone pro 550's and HE-400's and whenever I listen to music, I can hear well, but my right ear feels like its "free" and my left ear feels more confined and it feels like theres pressure in it, what could this be from?     Everything still sounds good, soundstage etc. its...
  17. Astrodreamer

    Audio technica ath-a700 vs brainwavz hm5 vs Ultrasone pro 550

    Hi all, First time poster, ( joined 5 minutes ago) Which headphones out of these 3 should I get? I'm getting one of these + Samson sr850 ( 1 open, 1 closed) My uses will be as follows: 80% gaming 20% music Music such as ed sheeran, the script, mumphord and sons, eminem, b.o.b and others...
  18. hzjoy

    Looking for some bass headgear

    I'm looking at spending maybe $400 (give or take a bit) on everything (sound card, headphones, amp) I just need a few questions answered from some more experienced people.   I'll be using my headphones for listening to music ( dupstep / d&b / metal / etc ) - while I game - a lot. I usually...
  19. milk

    Which of these headphones are best

    Well i have literally been doing anything possible to find the correct headphone because im really nervous about spending my money and then not liking the headphone so i was wondering i have these options (i listen to dubstep, rock, pop, hip hop, alternative, reggae, R&B, classical almost all...
  20. SteveBlue

    Need advice on headphone purchase. :)

    Let me start this thread by saying hello, and showing my appreciation for this forum! :) I've been reading its various sections for some time now, and I've decided to ask a question or two to the community. Please forgive for the mammoth posting.   My system is an older Yamaha av-receiver...
  21. headup

    Ultrasone PRO 550 vs Beyerdynamic DT770 vs Ultrasone HFI 580

    This is my first foray into the audiophile world... I've been doing a lot of research trying to zone in on which headphones to get. I think I've narrowed it down to either the Ultrasone PRO 550's or the Beyerdyamic DT770's (though I'm still open to the idea of others, like the Ultrasone HFI...
  22. brendonintendo

    Looking for good all around over ear headphones for PS3 gaming and listening to music

    Alright so I'm new to both this site, and the audio world, so please be aware that my knowledge and familiarity with headphones and audio equipment is very limited.   I have not until recently gotten into listening to music.  I'm a 21 year old college student, who for most of my life has...
  23. Jay Delo

    looking for first good headphones around $150

    I want to get some over ear, closed  headphones for my iPod and computer. Looking for headphones that work well with rap and hip hop that have a good amount of bass that isn't overpowering. But they also have to have some style cuz I'm 15. Headphones I've looked at: audio technica ath m-50...
  24. fractionz

    need help picking a ~150$ pair of portable headphones for bass-heavy electronic suff

    When I'm at home, I use speakers. The only time I use headphones is when I'm on the road or when I'm out somewhere using my laptop. I have a pair of cheap headphones which aren't letting me really enjoy my music. (I like really bouncy edm stuff like gabber/hardstyle, and some dnb/dubstep) So...
  25. obobskivich

    Most under-rated headphones...

    Whats up! So after seeing the "most over-rated headphone" thread, and the "whats the worst headphone you ever heard" thread, and similar threads in that vein, I had an idea: what about a thread that encourages people to list headphones they feel are under-rated/unknown/real dark horses that...
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