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Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9
6.5 out of 10

Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9

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Reviews and Problems with Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9

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Overall 9
9.0

User Review

lotusbloom, head-fi.org
30 May 2010
  • Summary: When I was on a look out for my first serious headphones, I came across this beautiful 'Geisha' by the name of ESW9. 'Gorgeous' was the first word that I uttered upon gazing the headphone for the first time.
  • Pros: Outstanding midrange, Good for a variety of genres, Beautiful design (especially the wood housing)
  • Cons: Worst isolation for a portable, somewhat fragile construction (particularly the swivel joints)
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Overall 9
9.0

User Review

monk3ym4jik, head-fi.org
30 May 2010
  • Summary: I got these as my first set and I couldn't be more satisfied.   I ordered them refurbished for $149.00 from an audiotechnica certified dealer on the internet (ironically, I ordered the ESW9As, but got a set of these instead--what serendipitous fortune!).
  • Pros: Amazing high and mid ranges. Female Vocals, Jazz and Orchestral Music is amazing.
  • Cons: Bass is not very heavy, but it is there (compared to a pair of ATH-M50s)
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Overall 10
10

User Review

gmm1, head-fi.org
30 May 2010
  • Summary: I'm a newbie to high end who wishes to thank all the poster @ head-fi that steered me to creating a really amazing set up thatis  freakin' life changing:   DACport LX DAC $249 Amazon Headstage Arrow 12HE 4G Headphone amplifier $299  headstage.com Audio-Technica ATH-ESW9 Sovereign Wood Headphones...
  • Pros: outstanding sound
  • Cons: none
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Overall 10
10

extraordinary!

A. Ross "gadget freak", Amazon
19 April 2014
  • Summary: there really is nothing else like the esw9 headphones out there. If you love warm tubey like sound on the go there is simply nothing that can compete.Yes they are colored and the bass overblown but its so well judged that they remain hifi quality still giving you a glimpse into the music.
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Overall 10
10

User Review

Samodelkin Shurik, Yandex
20 November 2014
  • Excerpt: имею звуковую карту sound blaster zx и yamaha a-s300
  • Pros: звук
  • Cons: нет, хотя немножечко давят если не снимать час-полтора и более, поэтому за удобство 4
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Overall 10
10

User Review

oleg.talapov, Yandex
3 April 2013
  • Excerpt: Наушники приобретены в декабре и уже 4 месяца я их не снимаю. Совершенно шикарный звук даже в связке с не топовыми источниками (Cowon C2). Широкая сцена, прекрасная детализация, прекрасный тональный баланс. Слегка приукрашены ВЧ, но мне очень нравится. Звучание динамичное. Очень круто.
  • Pros: - звук - звук - звук - качество материалов - удобная посадка - дизайн
  • Cons: Недостатков не обнаружено
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