Summary: Best serious headphone bass that I have heard, you can listen for hours without tiring, bass are of great quality, his head shakes if you use an amplifier! The best is that bass not disturb the music!
Summary: First thing you're going to notice with these cans is, of course, the bass. When properly amp'd, these things almost pop off your head. I haven't heard the JVC sz2000 or the Sony XB1000, but these have the most bass I've experienced so far.
Summary: These phones have largely been ignored because AT did a lousy job of advertising and promoting them.
I took a flyer on them hoping that they'd be a great portable for commmuting and use at work. After more than a year with them, I'd gladly make the purchase again.
Pros: great bass and better soundstage + midrange than people expect from a $170 phone
Summary: Got a secondhand WS99. Previous owner got them on (closeout) sale for 110€ and he was selling it for 60€. Just 4 months old. Couldn't resist.
First of all...what poor packaging. no case or cover. Just two cables. Both quite short. And pretty cheap looking.
Pros: Sound, Bass, Weight, Looks on your head, great close out pricing
Cons: Open or closed, Portable or not, Not exactly a premium feel to it in looks, accessories or gimmicks
Summary: The impact from the bass does not go directly into your ears,but dances around your ears,so lushy and textured the bass sounds,so much better then my Q40's where i could not follow the basslines like i can on the WS99, i hear things i never heard before,like basslines going from left to right and...
Pros: Almost everything the detail,texture of the bass, the looks, standard pads are pretty comfi too...best headphone i own
Summary: The WS-99 are Audio-Technica's top of the line headphones in the Solid Bass line- and rightfully so. These headphones are among the best that I've heard. [[SPOILER]] Build - The WS-99 shares a lot of its overall design with the the mid-level WS-77.
First off, I’d like to thank the folks at Audio-Technica for the sample of the WS99 for review.
Here it is, the pinnacle of Audio-Technica’s “Solid Bass” line of portable headphones, the WS99.
Pros: Well Defined Bass, Comfortable, Rich Mids, Detachable Cables
Cons: The WS77 is Almost as Good for Significantly Less, No Carrying Case
Summary: Well-balanced and versatile, the Audio-Technica headphones are revealing without becoming tiring – either sonically or in comfort terms. They deliver in sound quality and with a dramatic price drop are a great buy.