If I mix on the ath-m50s I have found to run a much greater risk of the mix sounding dull and lifeless on most other playback mediums. Обзор Sennheiser HD650 x vs DT770 pro vs DT990 vs Shure SRH1440 Тех.Обман - Tech illusion ... (HD600 vs HD650 vs Philips X2 v AKG Q701 v DT 990 Pro) - Duration: 13:36. They feel like you actually paid for something. The 600Ω is rarer, but supposedly has less painful treble though I can't confirm that) is a bit V-shaped and has the maximum Beyertreble as in it has lots of it and it is quite spiky. I was not trying to "prove" you wrong, just simply to discuss useful technique. Ianhickler. Apparently the X2 aren't the best for absolute best positional awareness but are great for casual or Single player. Feb 25, 2009 979 15 20,565 152. Just my own experience. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 7298 on r2-app-0bb4d70ca8e202729 at 2020-12-13 14:35:56.540493+00:00 running 85e58d4 country code: ES. They're not heavy and they don't have the sliding adjustment on the headband like most headphones. Haven't used the 880s, but I've used the 770s for tracking for years. The X2 are currently on sale for $185 on newegg and the 6xx are $199 on Massdrop. I think one main benefit of the X2's is that you can avoid using an amp so you can use them on your phone, consoles, and PC mobo if its got a good sound card/ DAC. Clear writing can be tricky stuff, especially when shooting from the hip quickly and/or minimally. Sennheiser HD 650 vs HD 600 – Pros and Cons. I also use monitors and various other cans and earbuds, and the car stereo. When you buy products through links across our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. [–]AceOfPilotsGG 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (3 children), I believe the consensus is that for Analytical listening that you'd probably wanna go with the DT 990 or HD 650 but I think you'd also need to purchase an Amp to properly use them from what I've read from others posting them. I don't know, the price point seems to make a review irrelevant. If this is your first visit to our community, please familiarize yourself with the all content in this sidebar - as it will make your stay more pleasant. Your response in post. The HD650 is the oldest model among the 3, so I shall use this as the benchmark to describe the rest. Your response to me made even less sense, exhibiting what looks like a complete misunderstanding of what I had said, which is why Adam jumped in. You are also encouraged to check the menu at the top of the screen, containing links for further learning, past discussions, and to a number of audio-friendly subreddits. I’m also into competitive games (shooters) so positional awareness is a plus. For 770 video recommends 80 ohms as they are not having harsh highs on higher volume, while keeping precise soundstage. They sound really fun and have a good soundstage but at high volume some recordings can pierce like like hell. I think one really needs open backs to assess a full spectrum of moving music. How do each of these fair for gaming (competitive shooters) and EDM/Trance/Hip-Hop/Classical music? Sign Up Log In. The original cable is three meters, which is way too long for mobile use. If you are shelling out so much, its better to put some more money and get the HD 650 or 600. 20 August 2014. The HD 650/6XX is probably a more "relaxed" headphone, where as the DT 1990 is a more "exciting" headphone. well I'm not an elitist but I do have good ears and very competitive. Although I believe it really boils down to what you're used to. and join one of thousands of communities. Comparison RequestFidelio X2 vs DT990 vs HD650 (self.headphones). The Sennheiser HD650 is constructed using silk technology that delivers improved frequency response between 10 and 39,500 Hz and impedance of 300 ohms. And before someone asks, unfortunately I can't treat this room. Overall, I like the AKG headband for comfort. The Beyerdynamic DT 990 PRO and the Philips SHP9500 are both very good audiophile headphones if you like a neutral sound, but they have different sound profiles. From what I’ve read the 250 has piercing high frequencies where its more refined on the 600 ohm version along with other things and to me they sound great BUT I’ve not had the chance to physically compare any other hi-fi headphones. Shares. They are great for "detail whoring" in competitive online games or listening to fine details in less bass heavy music. I never tried EQ but stock performance is not great. Today we have two open-back contenders going head-to-head. Thanks for the breakdown. The Philips have a significant bass roll-off, but their treble is much better-balanced and they have a more natural soundstage. While I enjoy the latter, I find the HD650 a fantastic value and lower maintenance cost (cheap replacement ear cushion and cables). They are very different. Do audiophile androids dream of electrostatic sheep? Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. I'll play some R6 and Battlefield and let you know. The clamping on my K712 is very loose compared to the HD650 I have, and the AKG cable I use seems to get underfoot, literally, at times. For example, I own a pair of Sennheiser hd650s and a pair of ath-m50s. Soundstage is smaller than DT & x2 but bigger than HD650 gives you explosions & footsteps!. My mates often tell me to help them when they are in a 1vX situation because I generally have a very noticeable audio advantage. Briefly: – HD650 more musical, HD800 more neutral – HD800 far better technically, on every aspect, and not just the bigger soundstage and less veil often reported. I haven't played any games yet on mine to comment since I just got them a few hours ago but I can let you know since I'm competitive player myself. Before posting, please consider using the search function. close. The X2 are like clouds on my head and no irritation on my bald dome. This is what happens when have too much gear, move house, and fail to reorganize. [–]t4trisAFO | K371 | DT770 | HD6XX | WH-1000XM3 | SMSL M500 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). Upon rereading, he clearly stated what he meant in his original response to me, and for some reason I just didn't connect the dots. The Beyerdynamic get more bass, but they also sound fairly sharp and even piercing to some people. For ultimate Beyer headphones, T1 v2 (a combination of 990 and 880 headphones, or something like that).