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Damnit Massdrop!
« on: April 13, 2019, 04:48:30 PM »
Just when I've decided that the M'drop Sennheiser HD6xx cans are about as far as I need to go up scale, they come with the Meze 99 Noir closed back at $200. In the same $$ range as the 6xx from them but... they sure do look nice IMO. It looks like they might favor a bit of the bass lover in me but I don't know if they'd be worth it to learn. I know the difference between open and closed back is significant so I'm looking for some personal experiences w/both.  TIA.
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Re: Damnit Massdrop!
« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2019, 07:43:23 PM »
I don't use cans much but I might if I had these. I have a 20 year old pair of Decent Senns, can't remember which, cost me like $140. They're so old the model has worn off and the headband thingy is a towel. Damn you Massdrop. And you Ben.  :lol:
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Re: Damnit Massdrop!
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2019, 08:45:27 AM »
all set on cans...'ve got a set of ATH-M50's, but still...damit Massdrop!...last week I was ready to pull the trigger on that $80 Grace DAC...an while contemplating they sold out...

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Re: Damnit Massdrop!
« Reply #3 on: April 16, 2019, 11:13:41 AM »
all set on cans...'ve got a set of ATH-M50's, but still...damit Massdrop!...last week I was ready to pull the trigger on that $80 Grace DAC...an while contemplating they sold out...

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There was one on ebay for $80 BIN last night
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Re: Damnit Massdrop!
« Reply #4 on: April 16, 2019, 02:35:41 PM »
Damnit Massdrop......

I just purchased a pair of Senn 650's from B&H for $350. Yes I like the 15' cable instead of the 9' Massdrop cable and I like the 1/4" plug with the 1/8" adapter but I dont think I like it $130 more.

Is anyone aware of any other non-cosmetic differences between the normal Senn 650's and the Massdrop 6xx's? I could still return my new pair and get the Massdrop ones.
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Re: Damnit 'Drop!
« Reply #5 on: April 20, 2019, 09:55:09 AM »
The AR M200 for $100

http://taperssection.com/index.php?topic=190286.msg2297886#msg2297886

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