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New Sony Extra Bass Headphones Ship in North America

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I'd be willing to bet they just stuck the largest drivers they could in there, and focused on sheer volume, rather than quality or range or pitch, also $ony ick!
 

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I'd be willing to bet they just stuck the largest drivers they could in there, and focused on sheer volume, rather than quality or range or pitch, also $ony ick!
So they are like beats by DRE?
 
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So they are like beats by DRE?
Would be my guess, at that price I fail to see how they could do multi driver focused on bass.
 
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Would be my guess, at that price I fail to see how they could do multi driver focused on bass.
They dont, these are dynamics...

My sony mdr ex90 sound better than the beats driven from the same source and even any low mid range sennheiser i could try...

Dont judge a book by it's cover...
 
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I don't understand these big, bulky headphones...

Xtra bass... Lol
 
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They dont, these are dynamics...

My sony mdr ex90 sound better than the beats driven from the same source and even any low mid range sennheiser i could try...

Dont judge a book by it's cover...
I'm sure they sound better than beats, that's not saying anything really. I'm far from an audiophile, but even I can tell beats are garbage. These are made by $ony and thus will break shortly after purchase, a turd is still a turd.
 
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I'm sure they sound better than beats, that's not saying anything really. I'm far from an audiophile, but even I can tell beats are garbage. These are made by $ony and thus will break shortly after purchase, a turd is still a turd.
At least they sound good and are cheaper than most "quality" phones, and they will last if they are well kept...

The problem with sony is that they are mostly manufactured in china thus they have lower quality than stuff manufactured on japan for ex...

Thailand Sony's last longer though...
 

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The old XB's are pretty decent for their price, lets hope the trend continues.
 

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I'm a total sucker for deep bass and can completely zone out on a good bass-heavy track.

If these can deliver deep bass with decent sound quality then I'm interested.
 
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I love my HD-212's for their bass response, even though it can fatigue your ears quickly if you listen too loud.

Plus the hard shell cuts noise on plane rides, and keeps my music in. Only negative to them is their size, if they would have used a mtal headband it would be much smaller.
 
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years ago i bought a nice sony earbuds pair. they were great and then the right side died to I bought a newer version of the one I got. I tell you they suck compared to my old ones
 
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the XB700 and the XB1000 are a decent pair of headphones,

im pretty sure this will be a decent pair of headphones for its price and be a direct competition for the SEnnheiser HD4x9 series
 

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years ago i bought a nice sony earbuds pair. they were great and then the right side died to I bought a newer version of the one I got. I tell you they suck compared to my old ones
Are you sure you have got the same pair not some chinese knockoff?
 
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I bough a pair of EX-90 from ebay and they where horrible compared to my originals...

But i also bough a pair of V900HD and they are the best thing i ever listened to, way better than the bass heavy V700DJ, also better than the XB500 (horrible) and XB700 better but still not as good sounding...

I tried some beats the normal model and the "heavy" metal ones which are a lot better...

SEnnheiser px100 are pretty meh compared with my iems or an akg model i tested similar to those...

Sony just recently launched their firts armature iems not many reviews about it though...

Also for the Sony hatters Reviewers like headphonia place sony EX1000 on par or occasionally above jh16...