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Sony ZX stereo series headphones vs. JVC HA-S500 over ear headphones?

  1. Dangerous
    I've pretty much taken it down to the two headphones. I found the sony's just by searching their site and reading the reviews. And the JVC was suggested to me by a user on this site.
    My main needs our: good sound quality, portability, and a price range from $50 - $150
    BTW: there wasn't any review on the sony at this website, so I was wondering what you think of them?
    Sony: http://store.sony.com/p/Sony-ZX-Series-Stereo-Headphones/en/p/MDRZX600/BLK
    JVC: http://www.amazon.com/JVC-Head-band-Portable-Headphones-HA-S500-B/dp/B008FWB9TQ
  2. sfwalcer
    Get those JVC S500s with the carbon nanotubes. There is HUGE thread on them here at head-fi, those sonys looks like silly toys. Though the sonys might sound good, these S500s punches wayyy up there with a proven track record.
    Happy reading!!!
    You can get these S500s on ebay imported from Jpn for only like ~$60 shipped, which is a crazy nice price.
  3. Dangerous
    Thank's I'll go with the S500! :D
  4. sfwalcer

    haha good choice. [​IMG]
    Enjoy them man, cuz i am still lovin' the hell outta them. [​IMG]
    P.S. GO BUY THE GUNMETAL color, sooooo sexy. [​IMG]
  5. mochill
    I got the gunmetal ones too :D
  6. sfwalcer

    Gimme your GR07 BEs NOW!!! [​IMG]
  7. mochill
    Never ever their to precious to give up :D totally kicks the ****z outta the fxz200 :p :D
  8. PurpleAngel Contributor
    I bought my HA-S500 from Japan (shipped to California), $76.00 total, shipping took one week.
    I do like the sound of the S500 (as a good sounding portable headphone).
    On eBay, you can get different ear pads for the HA-S500 for around $15.
    They are no-name Leather or Velour ear pads, Made in China that are sold for AKG headphones and they also fit the HA-S500.
    I think these might be one of them?
  9. Dangerous
    Thank's everyone. Sorry for not replying but I have been quite busy with school lately. ROCK ON [​IMG]

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