Sound Quality Rating
Build Quality Rating
4.1 out of 5
Skullcandy offers a panoramic range of audio products that cater to different tastes and earbuds across the entire gamut of listening audiences. Quality sound performances blended effortlessly with a fashionable build, the products aim to score big on all counts. Together with the power they pack in the music and the chic sense of style, the SkullCandy Skullcrushers are well on their way to becoming the best over-ear headphones in the midrange market.
The Skullcandy SCS-SCBP3.5 Skullcrushers Subwoofer Stereo Headphones comes as a pair of closed back, circumaural headphones that pack in the punch with their powerful 30mm drivers and vibrant bass. The inbuilt bass-enhancer ensures a booming thump for audiophiles craving for the stereo effect in their headphones. Overall, the music experience from the product competes with some of the best high-range head phones available in the market. SkullCandy merchandises are known for their quirky fashion sense, and the SkullCrushers are no different. The plush and cosy soft-leather earcups provide a snug fit that passively cancels out ambient noise. Add to that the supreme bass, and the SkullCrushers prove to be on the one of the best noise-cancelling headphones in the industry.
- AA Battery Bass amplified subwoofer system.
- 30 mm drivers
- Inbuilt bass-level adjustor
- 3.5mm gold plug
WHAT'S IN THE BOX
- Skullcandy SCS-SCBP 3.5 Headphones
- Satin drawstring carrybag
- 1pair of AA batteries
- 6.3mm stereo adapter
- Airline adapter
TheSkullcandy SCS-SCBP3.5 Skullcrushers Subwoofer Stereo Headphones are circumaural headphones with 3.5mm gold-plated plugs. Surprisingly light and very strong, the headphones pack in the right amount of punch. Tight fit ensures passive noise cancellation with the plush, soft-leather earcups providing comfort to the ears. Cable length is fairly long. The best feature of the headphones is the fact that they fold, thus cutting in on storing space.
- Warranty1 Yr Limited Warranty
- Dimensions 7 x 3 x 6"
- Weight0.9 lb
- Cable Length59"
- Battery Life30 Hrs
- Build Quality
The headphones offer a good, strong build with strain-relief technology incorporated into the wires so as to provide enhanced lifespan.
The soft-leather earcups are fairly comfortable but tend to produce sweat with extended use. The otherwise light headphones are weighted down by the cumbersome and heavy subwoofer controller with the batteries in it.
The highs are suppressed if the bass is on too high.
Midrange is clearer.
Vibration speakers ensure supreme bass, with flexibility in control provided by the in-line bass adjuster.
- Noise Reduction
Considerable noise isolation with good passive noise cancellation.
Smooth tones across the scales with minimal distortion makes for good sound performance by the headphones.
- The bass adjustment switch allows for high flexibility for a wide range of music as well as customer preference
- The product folds, thus allowing enhanced portability
- Robust build, with strain-relief technology molded into the cable making it durable
- With extended use, the soft-leather earbuds tend to lead to sweating
- The weighted cord piece
- The straight headphone jack leads to increased pressure on the plug, thereby increasing the chance of internal damage to the wire and subsequent shorting
Be it style or substance, the Skullcandy SCS-SCBP3.5 Skullcrushers Subwoofer Stereo headphones deliver what they promise. They provide clarity without any muddiness or distortion across the sound board and are exceptionally well suited for those with an ear for thump. The inherent bass adjuster allows tweaking for adjustment according to the music and/or user preference. As a moderately priced, portable media device, the headphones are quite the steal.