Beats by Dre Headphones.

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by zachoff, Jan 21, 2013.

  1. ...are awesome. That's all.
  2. hover


    Oct 4, 2008
  3. Strat-Mangler

    Strat-Mangler Banned

    Aug 15, 2010
    I'll respectfully (highly) disagree.

    Be very careful with them, too. They are very fragile.
  4. Ziltoid

    Ziltoid I don't play bass

    Apr 10, 2009
    They're a fashion statement, not quality headphones.
  5. Boot Soul

    Boot Soul

    Feb 10, 2009
  6. tastybasslines

    tastybasslines Banned

    May 9, 2010
    Los Angeles, CA
  7. ErebusBass


    Feb 20, 2008
    Madison, WI
    I'm no audiophile, but can anyone explain to me why the Dr. Dre headphones are worth four times as much as the ones Boot posted?

    $400 for some headphones that you're gonna plug into your ipod seems a little excessive.
  8. Grado SR80i, can be had for ~$80 and sound way better. Beats are over priced rubbish.

  9. BioDriver

    BioDriver A Cinderella story

    Aug 29, 2008
    They're made by Monster.
  10. BogeyBass


    Sep 14, 2010
    a marketing trend, always genius. 35 for 7 dollar shirt. maybe 200 for a 20 pair of shoes.
    lol if you feel paying 200$ for a 20$ pair of headphones is amazing.

    then i also know about these wonderful toothpicks.

    they go for 10$ a piece but man they are great.

    then again earbuds are the norm but incredibly horrible. So jumping up to headphones can then be impressive.
    glad your happy that is all that matters really, being happy

    I prefer some brand names over many, just because they are the latest and greatest and hold status. Marketing trends again have always amazed me.
  11. Ziltoid

    Ziltoid I don't play bass

    Apr 10, 2009
    Wasn't the latest fad Diamond Tears anyways? Beats are so 2012.
  12. EricF

    EricF Habitual User

    Sep 26, 2005
    Pasadena, CA

    Beats are a product of marketing hype and skewed frequency response to fool fools.

  13. +10000

    They are overpriced and sound pretty bad.
    I would not use them if i was given a pair!
  14. Topspin

    Topspin What's my name again?

    Dec 15, 2010
    I played Tom Sawyer with a pick once. Shame on me.
    Glad you like them. Not my thing for reasons previously stated, but if you dig them, that's cool.
  15. Are you 12 years old?
  16. bassinplace


    Dec 1, 2008
    I don't know anything about headphones but based on the amazon reviews, I wouldn't buy them. They're pretty spendy.
  17. To be honest, I only spent $20 on mine.
  18. I've been 12 three times.
  19. Floyd Eye

    Floyd Eye Banned

    Feb 21, 2010
    St. Louis
    Are you sure they aren't " Beets, by Dr. Drew"? lol