Excerpt: Introduction I'm believe I'm treading on pretty safe ground when I say that the Sennheiser HD25s are a solid favourite with DJs. They are about as trend bucking as you can get and do the DJ headphone thing in their own sweet way.
Summary: I love them - great sound, a detailed, slightly warm, non-fatiguing sound signature. They are very portable, cool looking, well built.
I tolerate the lack of comfort and the fact that they are quite sensitive, and leave most amps with very little volume travel.
Pros: Sound Quality, form factor, cool case, isolation
Summary: :)I have this headphone for a year. I must say that this is the greatest close-sealed headphone I have ever heard at the level of $300.
Some people say DT1350 isn't comfy at all . At first ,I had the same feeling about this. However, as time went by , DT1350 become more and more comfy.
Summary: Decided to go shopping to buy myself a replacement for the Sennheiser HD25-1 which has served its purpose touring with me for the last 9 years. Auditioned quite a few headphones, and almost missed the DT1350.
Pros: Nice isolation, and ergonomics. Good packaging effort. "Honest" - Good materials sound awesome, bad materials sound like the crap they are.
Cons: Clamping a little tight, have to bend the frame to loosen a little. Microphonics a little irritating when listening in low levels. Mids can improve.
Summary: Simply spectacular phones.
DT1350 is a very unique headphone with a warmish natural sound. I am yet to hear anything like this. It has very punchy as satisfying bass, rich yet not too forward mids, and smooth and extended highs. However, what is important is the clarity and detail.
Pros: Spectacular bass, rich mids. Supreme clarity and detail. Isolation.
Summary: I didn’t realize that these were an on-ear design until after I ordered them. I was kicking myself as I knew they wouldn’t be to my liking with the whole isolation thing’. I almost requested an RMA before they even arrived.
Pros: Good build, easy to remove and rest above ears or neck, isolation
Summary: I couldn't believe my ears the first time I heard the DT1350. It seriously blew me away. I was expecting it to sound pretty good, given all of the positive reception it has been receiving here and elsewhere, but Jesus. I wasn't expecting it to sound *this good.
Pros: Amazing sound, sounds alright even out of poor sources, great case comes with headphones, great isolation, very handsome and sturdy
Cons: Not many user replacable parts, a little pricey, uncomfortable for long listening sessions, some design/aesthetic flaws, very finicky
Summary: I have been mainly a Sennheiser fan for many years. The DH650's are my go to home HP's and the HD25-1 ii's are the "On the road" reference HP's. There I was in Best Buy and much to my surprise next to the latest Beats was a couple of pair of the DT-1350's!
Pros: Very neutral, Comfortable for long listening, Good Isolation
Summary: I bought these to use in the office at work as my other headphones are Grado SR325is which are open and therefore bleed too much noise.
I spent a lot of time reading reviews and trying to choose between these and the HD25-ii's.
Summary: Oh my. If this is how beyerdynamics builds their stuff, then I WANT MORE.
These are the perfect complimentary 'phone to my Sennheiser Momentums. Both are built like tanks, but the sound qualities are so different. Where the Momentum is warm and forgiving, the DT1350 is cold and analytical.
Pros: Accuracy, neutrality, bass, highs, build quality, lack of distortion
Cons: Clamping force, uncompromising with inferior sources