Screened DT770?
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Does getting the 770s screened help to bring out the mids and make them more suitable for a variety of music as opposed to gaming, rap, and movies. Are they the best of both worlds, open and closed? Thanks.
 
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I'm not a writer, but I absolutely love my screened 770s. They're more "open", the difference between indoors and out, with the plugs out. The black max cable + the wooden cups makes more of a difference than the screens open or plugged, but the sound is definitely smoother post mod than it was pre. I think that these sound good with anything you can throw at them. The only thing to consider is when you're done, you have $425 $150 headphones
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I have a pair of RS1s on order that I'll compare them with shortly...
 
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grawk,
How secure are the plugs when moving around with the Beyers... say, walking with an iPod? I'm thinking of getting the DT770 w/screens.
 
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I don't have and have never had dt990s...

The plugs are secure. They aren't going to go anywhere unless you pull them out intentionally. That said, I haven't gone any significant distance wearing my 770s...I sit in my chair in my office with them on.
 
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Quote:

Originally Posted by grawk
I have a pair of RS1s on order that I'll compare them with shortly...



I look forward to that.

Does it isolate as well as it did before the mod? Thanks grawk.
 
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