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Beyerdynamic T51p: As good as it gets for an on-ear headphoneWhile it's fairly pricey at $289, the German-made Beyerdynamic T51p is one of the best on-ear headphones available, offering excellent sound and a comfortable fit.
I'm David Carnoy and I'm here with the best air dynamics. He 51. Made in Germany -- -- 51. It doesn't have -- hinged -- bad but -- -- -- flat for easy storage and included carrying case which is nicely designed. April lacks the Mike or -- like controls -- is designed intended for serious audio file who doesn't want it ever lose focus on the music. Impedance is rated at -- highest sixty owns the T 51. The ear -- to pad -- with memory foam and they sit on your -- -- without applying too much pressure. And overall I thought the headphones were quite comfortable particularly for on your model. Some people may find the middle design a little cold but the headphones do you -- well constructed and come with a two year warranty. The sound balances slightly warmer the neutral with detail and resolution are excellent. We thought it sounded good with all genres of music and for such a compact had -- its basis surprisingly robust it's not overdone or thick. If you -- and rich slow and the T 51. You put it up against bowers and Wilkins similarly priced. And the T 51. It was simply more present and immediate sounding didn't quite measure up to -- I just over the your momentum which cost sixty dollars more. The mention is a little warmer -- from the -- bit bigger sound stage it's court is also detachable comes with a second cable as an integrated remote slash microphone. Some minor shortcomings aside I came away really liking this head phone. And so did Steve Guttenberg who contribute -- thoughts in our full text review of the product. It's fairly pricey at 289 dollars but you're looking for great sounding on ear headphone that's well built -- couple I highly recommended. David Carnoy -- --