Unboxing of my Grado GS1000i headphones. These retail for £1000 in the U.K which equals about $1600.
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Grado GS1000i Spending a thousand pounds on anything is an important decision for all but those with platinum records, a rabble of PAs or a Scrooge McDuck-style money-filled swimming pool. The headphones are not an impulse buy, but they are recognised [...]
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Grado's new GH2 Heritage Limited Edition headphones We have mentioned Grado headsets often hear, and one model graces the ears of Josh during podcasts. They are more expensive than most of the models you see reviewed, however they are also of much higher quality and each headset is hand made, something [...]
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Grado GS1000 review But if you switch to something more intimate, the Grados have the detail and directness to make you feel as if you're in the recording booth. They're wonderfully dynamic too, letting strings soar, and quieten enough during the sensitive vocal sections [...]
Grado GS1000i Statement Series Headphones Review Many of our readers might not have heard of Grado, however in audiophile circles they are known as one of the best headphone manufacturers on the planet. They have been in the Audio industry for over 50 years now and are one of the leaders in design [...]
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Best for Listening at Home Brooklyn-based Grado Labs has built perhaps the best argument for open-backed headphones yet. The GS1000e model, handcrafted in mahogany, pairs a reengineered, less-resonant wooden air chamber with an ultra-accurate 50mm driver for a full, rich sound that ... [...]
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Grado Labs: The Amati of handmade headphones Check out the Statement Series GS1000 headphones (at very top) which (are you sitting down?) rings in at $995. But then, look at them. Think of them as the Amati of headphones. Also worth a look: The limited edition Bushmills x Grado Labs headphones ($ ... [...]
The 10 Best Sets Of Headphones On The Market Right Now We’ve found the 10 best headphones on the market right now ... The Grado GS1000i headphones have a large frequency range of 8 Hz to 35 kHz and a good 32 ohmn impedance. PC Mag gave them five stars and wrote, “The Grado GS1000 headphones are very ... [...]
Grado GS1000i - Sound Quality and Verdict Grado calls the GS1000i its Statement headphones, and the "i" in its product name stands for improved - over the original GS1000 headphones released in 2006. This newer model looks similar but offers different transducers for what Grado claims is better ... [...]
Grado PS1000 - Sound Quality and Value not to mention Grado's own GS1000 (a snip at £1,000). The only mainstream headphone that can compete in sheer price tag terms is the Ultrasone Edition 10, which retails for roughly the same price. When matched with the right amp, some claim it's the best ... [...]
For some time now, headphones having been getting some really good press. When we reviewed the Grado GS1000 just over three years ago, we hailed it as possibly the finest headphone we'd ever tested.Last year, we had the pleasure of listening to the Sennheiser HD800 and Grado's revision of the GS1000, the GS1000i, both of which arguably surpass the original '1000.Now Grado is back in the spotlight with its new top model, part of (in fact, currently all of) the 'Professional Series', the Grado...
Spending a thousand pounds on anything is an important decision for all but those with platinum records, a rabble of PAs or a Scrooge McDuck-style money-filled swimming pool. The Grado GS1000i headphones are not an impulse buy, but they are recognised by many as some of the best headphones in the world. But are they worth a grand, and should you save up a few more pennies – well, a lot more – and go for the PS1000 pair instead?The Grado GS1000i are wooden headphones, and close relatives of...
Jude Mansilla and his community of audiophiles over at the Head-Fi forums know a thing or two about audio. So when they put together a list of the best gear, you had better take heed. Below are some of the headphones Head-fi considers the best of the best.Most of my favorite headphones can benefit tremendously from dedicated headphone amplifiers. And the ones I've listed below-if you're not familiar with this class of headphones-will likely spoil you forever. These headphones have a way of...
Grado calls the GS1000i its Statement headphones, and the “i” in its product name stands for improved – over the original GS1000 headphones released in 2006. This newer model looks similar but offers different transducers for what Grado claims is better overall sound quality.For your grand, you get excellent sound quality to be noted for its detail and insight across the frequency spectrum, across all volumes – this isn’t a set you need to listen to at high volumes to get the most from. The...