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Yamaha HPH PRO500
9.1 out of 10

Yamaha HPH PRO500

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Reviews and Problems with Yamaha HPH PRO500

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Overall 8
8.0

Great Headphones

Griff the Band Geek, Yamaha
16 June 2014
  • Summary: I have had this Product for half a year, and the only thing that bothers me is that when I have my glasses on after a while my ears hurt, but lately I have not been having that problem(probably because the cups got broken in).
  • Pros: Comfortable, Durable, Good Bass, Great Sound, Stylish
  • Cons: Uncomfortable
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Overall 10
10

Amazing Doesn't Do Them Justice

Daniel R., Newegg
27 September 2013
  • Summary: I paired these headphones with an asus essence stx sound card. I strongly recommend doing this as it adds so much to the experience.
  • Pros: Clear perfect audio. I was hearing things in my games that I've never heard before. Sounds were so accurate and acute. Nothing was overly bass heavy and it handled 8 channels with ease.
  • Cons: They are a bit heavy and not the most comfortable headphones I've ever worn.
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Overall 10
10

Real Pure Music Sounds

Fitness Builders 4 Life, Yamaha
26 June 2013
  • Summary: This is a great product and blows away the other Pro series I wish it Had Active Noise Cancellation But it works without a battery and again sounds fantastic
  • Pros: Comfortable, Durable, Good Bass, Lightweight, Stylish
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Overall 6
6.0

Great Sound, Poor Fit!

FMColton, Yamaha
11 May 2013
  • Summary: They are heavy on the head and are too big, I cannot adjust the headband any smaller so the ear cups rest all the weight on the top of my ears making them uncomfortable even for short periods of time.
  • Pros: Good Bass, Great Sound, Stylish
  • Cons: Headband Too Large, Heavy, Squeezes Too Tight, Uncomfortable
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Overall 10
10

Awesome sound quality

Rata, Yamaha
10 May 2013
  • Summary: Ive never have heard music with such a high quality. I listen symphonic rock such as Pink Floyd and I cant belive how well the instruments are heard. Best buy I have ever did.
  • Pros: Comfortable, Compact, Good Bass, Good Value, Great Sound, Stylish
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Overall 10
10

The best portable Hi-End headphones, only 23 Ohm of resistance - my SG3 drives those easy, no PowerAmp pre-amp boost is needed

Anonymous, Newegg
16 February 2013
  • Summary: In my life I use In-Ear Monitors are Thinksound TS-02 with mic, Klipsch S4-A Image with mic, and Klipsch Reference S4 Premium, on the go driven by Samsung GS3 US spec (Qualcomm DAC, not Wolfson DAC, as in International version - I presume 500 PRO will sound even better with Wolfson DAC), at home I...
  • Pros: The best portable Hi-End portable headphones, use only 23 Ohm of resistance - my Verizon Samsung Galaxy S3 drives those easy, no PowerAmp pre-amp boost is needed. I compare to 64 Ohm Sennheiser HD 280 Pro, where I have to boost PowerAmp pre-amp all the way to the top for headphones to open up and...
  • Cons: The best portable Hi-End portable headphones, use only 23 Ohm of resistance - my Verizon Samsung Galaxy S3 drives those easy, no PowerAmp pre-amp boost is needed. I compare to 64 Ohm Sennheiser HD 280 Pro, where I have to boost PowerAmp pre-amp all the way to the top for headphones to open up and...
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Overall 10
10

The best portable Hi-End headphones, only 23 Ohm of resistance - my SG3 drives those easy, no PowerAmp pre-amp boost is needed

Anonymous, Newegg
16 February 2013
  • Summary: In my life I use In-Ear Monitors are Thinksound TS-02 with mic, Klipsch S4-A Image with mic, and Klipsch Reference S4 Premium, on the go driven by Samsung GS3 US spec (Qualcomm DAC, not Wolfson DAC, as in International version - I presume 500 PRO will sound even better with Wolfson DAC), at home I...
  • Pros: The best portable Hi-End portable headphones, use only 23 Ohm of resistance - my Verizon Samsung Galaxy S3 drives those easy, no PowerAmp pre-amp boost is needed. I compare to 64 Ohm Sennheiser HD 280 Pro, where I have to boost PowerAmp pre-amp all the way to the top for headphones to open up and...
  • Cons: NO ANDROID powered remote. Yamaha, do you listen ??? I paid top buck for 500 PROs, I will pay top buck to get my Android-compartible remote, please make sure I can buy those separately once you produce this Android remote, and please make it happen soon, Thank You, Yamaha !!! :-))) On Android-pow...
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Overall 8
8.0

Big Sound - but too Big Fit

JV the Musician, Yamaha
28 January 2013
  • Summary: I live the sound and look. But the fit is actually too large for my head. My ears are either too high or the band does not go small enough. I did have some issues with the iPhone cable fell apart when I caught it on something. Yamaha replaced it right away.
  • Pros: Comfortable, Gorgeous, Great Sound, Stylish
  • Cons: Too Large Fit
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Overall 10
10

Quality product all the way around!

UNCO54, Yamaha
17 January 2013
  • Summary: The packaging really states quality. The heaviness of the box and the elegance of the packaging really portrays quality. The sound quality is the best I have ever heard. When I first received the headphones I tried them in my RX-V673 receiver and was amazed with the quality.
  • Pros: Comfortable, Durable, Good Bass, Great Sound, Stylish
  • Cons: The Travel Case Is To Big
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Overall 10
10

Rediscover Music

Scully, Yamaha
13 December 2012
  • Summary: I was very anxious to hear these as Yamaha has not had a alternative to the many consumer offerings currently offered. I was definitely not disappointed the sound is even and clear perfect distribution of mids,lows and highs outstanding clarity I am hearing things in songs I have never noticed...
  • Pros: Comfortable, Compact, Great Sound, Outstanding Clarity, Stylish
  • Cons: Weight
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