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Good: Design, Sound Quality, Bass, Treble, Noise Cancelling
Bad: Expensive, Does not work without batteries
Comment: I tried this headphones in the store, compared it to the Sennheiser Momentum Around Ear and Sony MDR-1RNC. And I must say the House Of Marley Destiny TTR was in another league when it comes to sound quality. It is really the best headphones by sound quality I have ever tested! The Sony and Sennheiser could really not be compared to the House Of Marley. Much more higher sound on the treble and a lot more bass than the two other headphones. But I must mention that the House Of Marley headphones was a exhibition model. And the two other headphones were new out from the box. But I am still convinced that the House OF Marley headphones is much better. Even though I don't have the headphones, I think I got a pretty good idèa of how the quality on the sound and design is. The build quality was very nice as well. It felt really luxury witht the lether on the headband, the earbuds inside and outside. The headphones are a little heavy but that is because it is made of metal, still it did'nt bother me. The headphones is also really nice to wear, feels very comfortable on the ears and the head. Also tried putting the headphones around the neck. I have heard from people that it is not so comfortable to have it around the neck, but I felt different. Myself I have a Bose AE2i and a Sennheiser HD 598, both of these headset I am not happy with. I bought a Universal Afterglow Wireless Headset for 89.99$ which had much better sound quality than the Bose and Sennheiser. Overall I really recommend this headphone, at least try it out! This Headphones get a 5.5 out of 6 score from me. I am putting this up on my Christmas wish list
Good: BASS! The sound is crisp and clear.
Bad: Battery use, noise cancelling, Price.
Comment: I was lucky enough to find these at a runout of $89AUD (rrp $299AUD) so think these are fantastic. The sound is clean and crisp at mid to high volume with an ok range for all types of music (nothing to write home about). This being said the rate at which an avid music listener will be changing batteries is a bit of a turn off.
Rating these at the rrp, save yourself some grief and source from a more well known gamut, such as Bose, Onkyo etc.
Good: Great bass sound, adequate noise cancelling, comfortable.
Comment: I have a couple models of Beyer Dynamics and have owned some other high end headphones in the past, and I find these very comparable to any of the phones I've owned. Massive bass response, and though the noise reduction is negligible it's nice having the gain these phones have. They are easily twice as loud as the 300 ohm BD's. I find these the phones I go to for recreational listening. I wouldn't use them for performing (I'm a drummer) just cause a) they're a bit on the heavy side and b) I don't want a battery to die in the middle of a set. There is a hiss at maybe 8k but it's indiscernible in the type of music I enjoy (prog rock, jazz, pretty loud music).
Good: Its look
Bad: The constant hiss produced by the noise reduction.
Comment: The noise cancelling system completely ruins the experience. It creates a constant 'hiss' that cannot be turned off. Had I had any idea it would be this bad, I would never have bought Marley.
On top of that, if The House of Marley does care so deeply about the environment why is it impossible to use the headphones without batteries?
Good: Sound is absolutely crisp, and the bass hits you hard! Love the design, very comfortable. Made from recycled and natural materials!
Bad: No option to turn off noise cancelling, can only use the headphones with noise cancelling on, so batteries required.
Comment: Overall great headphones for the music lovers out there
Comment: £250 is mid range?
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