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Koss-ur55.23513258
7.3 out of 10

Koss UR55

The Koss UR55 Studio Pulse high velocity headphones have an open Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Koss UR55

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Overall 10
10

User Review

xap, koss.com
30 September 2013
  • Summary: Quality of the sound is perfect and for the price you pay is excellent.
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Overall 10
10

User Review

koss.com
17 May 2013
  • Summary: I lost my other pair of headphones the other day, so I figured I'd buy some new ones. When I was browsing the store I got these headphones at, I saw Koss products and remembered hearing good things about their products, relative to their price. So, I bought the only Koss product they had available on the shelf at the time, and I must say I am not disappointed in these headphones at all.
  • Pros: Fits very well, Comfortable, Sounds awesome for the price
  • Cons: Not confident the earpads will hold up in the future, May be small for some people's ears
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Overall 10
10

User Review

Mac, koss.com
12 May 2012
  • Summary: I really value this head set . What I would love to know is do they come with a carrying case?
  • Pros: Excellent sound
  • Cons: Need a carrying case
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Overall 10
10

User Review

tdockweiler, head-fi.org
5 April 2011
  • Summary: This is a review of a fully modded UR-55. Out of the box it's good, but not great. Without the mod the mids are very slightly muffled with some songs and the bass can be bloated. All this is caused by the grill and fabric behind it. I'm 100% sure of this since I had two pairs to test the differences!   When modded and these two things are removed the sound improvements are just amazing. Nothing subtle here in any way.
  • Pros: Cheap, Bass, Soundstage, Imaging, Great Mids
  • Cons: Could be more comfortable, bass bloated and slightly muffled mids without mod (congestion)
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Overall 9
9.0

User Review

kokakolia, head-fi.org
5 April 2011
  • Summary: Well, I created an account just to review these. So here it goes:   I was looking for an inexpensive (<50$) portable pair after my incipio f38 and my JVC s400 broke down (these are ridiculously good headphones for the money by the way). I got these after I read tdockweiler's review and mod topic. Out of the box, these headphones were pretty mediocre next to the similarly priced headphones I mentioned above. They sounded muffled with muddy bass.
  • Pros: Low Price, soundstage, smooth treble, clean bass and mids, sturdy cable, vocals sound really good
  • Cons: Not worth your money if you don't mod, bass doesn't go deep, isolation, ugly
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Overall 10
10

Undervalued brand

amhussain, Amazon
29 April 2013
  • Summary: I use these, Shures and Bose depending on my activity. The Bose are 10x the price and my Shures 20x. They are better but not 10 or 20x. Excellent headphones for the price. I'm a convert to this brand and if I need to replace my other headphones, I'll invest in an equivalent product from Koss.
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Overall 10
10

Standard Koss Quality

Chris Iliopoulos, Amazon
6 April 2013
  • Summary: You can't go wrong with Koss headphones! I previously owned the Koss PortaPros and they were awesome! The price for what you get is definately low, so these are the best value for money headphones for what they deliver. The sound quality is great, you can hear all the instruments loud and clear and they do not fog with high volumes.
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Overall 10
10

Good overalll

Fil, Amazon
17 February 2013
  • Summary: Good sound and clarity from these headphones. also comfortable to wear for several hours on end. Their only weakness is that they are a bit small for those with big heads.
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Overall 10
10

Nice

Miller, Amazon
7 September 2012
  • Summary: after reading lots and lots of reviews on headphones on amazon I went for these and boy aare they good tried them on different types of music despite the open back they have lots of nice bass for RnB and rap etc but also handle rock,pop classical and acoustic without problems and the noise isolation is good to you can bearly hear anyone which is nice. the build quality is very good and does not feel like it will fall apart on you in seconds.
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Overall 10
10

KOSS - Best headphone maufacturer

Benjob, Amazon
7 February 2012
  • Summary: I buy headphones for all sorts of things. Cycling, video production, music production, listening to my mp3 collection and so on. Porta Pro's are fantastic for use on the move but for production work these match any headphones I have owned. The bass isn't quite as pronounced as in more expensive models, but we are talking about headphones that cost 10x as much. The clarity is really up there with the best, every detail in the sound can be picked out.
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