Summary: Before I get into the gory details, I have to start with saying that I bought these refurbished for $34 on amazon, which is an absolute steal(boosting up my Value rating). If you can get them before they're out of stock, absolutely grab a pair. Now then, onto the good stuff.
The Look: I personally love the styling of the Vmoda Crossfade line of headphones over almost all others, but the minimalistic look Audio Technica uses I think is beautiful and not all up in your...
Audio-Technica WS55 Stereo Headphone review by Dale
Dale Thorn, Amazon
2 July 2014
Summary: Sources: iPhone5 with Portaphile Micro/PA2V2/Decware Zen Head amps using the LOD, various computers using Microstreamer/Beyer A200p/v-moda Verza DAC/amps. Review note: My first impressions of the sound of the WS55 are based on direct comparisons to other headphones - the v-moda M80 and M100, the Beyerdynamic DT1350, T51p, and T90, the FAD Pandora IV and VI, and notes I've accumulated from many prior reviews. I describe how I relate to the WS55 (i.e.
Summary: The sound quality of these headphones is (nearly) superb, with deep, thick bass, clear mids and good (but not outstanding) treble. If sound quality was all that mattered I'd be keeping these and rating them at five stars for the price, however there are two negatives which together pushed them over into a return to Amazon and a refund. The first and more minor niggle is that the right ear-cup is slightly louder that the left.
Excerpt: Честно говоря ожидал большего от настолько расхваленных наушников. Действительно, шумоизоляция для такого типа вполне неплохая, амбюшюры давят на уши (возможно действительно дело времени), хотя в остальном дискомфорта не ощущается. Однако звук, по моим меркам, ужасен (хотя может быть я несколько перегибаю палку).
Pros: * шумоизоляция на уровне * качество изготовления