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Sony MDR-XB700
7.4 out of 10

Sony MDR-XB700

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Overall 8

Sony MDR-XB700 Review

10 June 2014
  • Excerpt: The combination of smooth but heavy bass and recessed but crisp midrange and treble of the Sony XB700 makes for an exiting and enjoyable sound signature.
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The Sony MDR-XB300, MDR-XB500, and MDR-XB700 Extra Bass Headphones

30 August 2011
  • Excerpt: While perusing for new headphones to measure among HeadRoom's huge stock of sales team demo cans, my eyes fell upon the trio of Sony extra bass headphones. Having spent quite a bit of time lately with celebrity headphones that have exaggerated bass, I thought this might be a good time to hear Sony's...
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Review: Sony MDR-XB700 extra bass stereo headphones

6 April 2009
  • Conclusion: How low can you go: XB series headphones by Sony deliver the lowest ever bass Hip-hop? Dubstep? Drum’n’bass? Whatever you’re into, there’s a new range of headphones from Sony for music lovers with tastes that go a little deeper.
  • Pros: Very comfortable earpads, Stylish design and impressive solid quality, Excellent sound quality and bass sound, Reasonable price
  • Cons: No volume control on cord, Noise isolation could be better
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Overall 6

Sony MDR-XB700 review

12 November 2009
  • Summary: Cracking if you only listen to bass heavy tunes, not so good if you like guitars
  • Pros: Cosier than a four poster bed, great bassy sound on dance tracks
  • Cons: Lack of detail on guitar tracks, too big to wear out
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Overall 8

Like putting pillows on your ears.

Good Gear Guide.au
18 December 2008
  • Conclusion: If you are a bass-head the MDR-XB700 will suit you perfectly, with slow, powerful low frequencies prioritised over all others. For discerning music listening they are not so spectacular.
  • Pros: Plush, decent acoustic noise cancellation
  • Cons: Slightly recessed treble, heavy, short cable (and silly cable design)
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Test flash : casque Sony MDR-XB700

Le Journal du Geek
30 July 2012
  • Conclusion: Certes il ne saura pas se sortir de toutes les situations et semble plutôt taillé pour des écoutes type TGV (assis pour quelques heures en environnement légèrement bruyant) que pour déambuler en agglomération, mais ses défauts sont peu nombreux et se compensent (la bosse dans les basses couvre le...
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Overall 7

Sony MDR-XB700

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30 October 2009

Kopfhörer Sony MDR XB 700

16 September 2009
  • Excerpt: Auch der Sony MDR XB 700 (130 Euro) ist ein Muskelprotz in Sachen Bass, brachte diesen aber wesentlich konturierter als der XB 500.
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Overall 8

Expert Review

8 May 2009


27 February 2009
  • Excerpt: 去年一口气推出了XB系列的五款新品,包括三款头戴式耳机以及两款耳塞产品。近期我们拿到了该系列头戴式耳机的最高端产品XB700。定位于Hip-Hop用户群的这款高端产品,其声音上的诉求集中体现在低频频段的回放上,下面我们即为大家揭示这款处处体现着个性与不同的产品。
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