Sony MDRXB950BT Extra Bass Bluetooth Headset (Black) Features Bluetooth audio streaming with AAC and apt-X support and Electronic Bass Boost circuitry for added bass emphasis Built-in microphone for hands-free phone calling Comfortable around-the-ear design with sophisticated swivel design for portability 40mm drivers for wide frequency response Rechargeable battery for up to 20 hrs music and passive mode for normal, corded operation without battery
Sony MDRXB950BT Extra Bass Bluetooth Headset (Black)
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First thing off, this is NOT a purist/audiophile headphone, its very clear on the box - "Extra Bass" - so its pointless to compare it to the Beats Studio, Bose Soft Comfort or ATH-M50X. There is a Bass Boost button on it but it should NOT be switched on by default. It already reproduces bass extremely well w/o it, what you do need it for certain genres of music which sounds a whole lot better with it switched on, eg Hip-hop, Techno, House, R&B, Rap etc.
How good is it? Well, you can feel the ear-pads vibrate gently on your ears ever so gently from the seismic activity going on inside! (that's a compliment, not a knock-down), and that's a side-effect from the chest-pounding, gut-thumping, pants-flapping bass that envelopes your eardrums! For other genres of music - pop/rock etc most likely you won't be needing the Bass Boost. If you're looking for a headphone with the best bass - specifically, for the type of music you listen to - this is it! But there is some preps...
good for the price, great battery life, although not ideal for listenig to Metal or Rock music
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