¡# Tremendously expansive, distant instruments maintain their flavor. What I mean by this is that sure, you may be missing some detail with the more expensive models, but itâs not enough to warrant spending all that money. Grado's ability to combine lightness with extreme rigidity and internal damping has been put to good use on the SR125e. And that brings me to my final point. Malfunctions covered after the manufacturer's warranty. However, reading thousands of reviews that were more positive than Negative i had to try one, at least their cheapest model, the SR60E. But that's where the positives stop like I said I should have been able to tell from the box that the company would skimp on everything else to maintain a margin. The prestige series marks the beginning of a conscious effort by the company to remedy most of these issues and improve their sets based on customer feedback. Let me start out by saying these headphones are not 'bad'. Awesome perfomance and made me feel Miles was in the room with me. - The Grado website advertises "The SRx25 will produce a sound that is pure Grado, with warm harmonic colors, rich full bodied vocals, excellent dynamics, and an ultra-smooth top end." Let me say i have many headphones to include but not limited to, Hifiman HE400i,... Let me start by saying i was staying clear of the Grado cans based on so many reviewers complaining of its bright sound. I hit the play button with whatever was up first and i said........oh wow, BUMMER!! After about 3 months of use, the can mount snapped and at the time I felt it was something I could super glue back together. Something nice is approaching, get ready for it with the pure sound of P6. I would put these up against any of them. Forums. on all SR-x25 headphones, which indicates that the SR-225 and SR-325 are refinements to the original SR-125 (original by order of price). The added mass from the metal housing minimizes transient distortions. I knew it!!.