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post #31 of 41
earphones != headphones.
post #32 of 41
His first post sounded like he was open to headphone suggestions...not just ear buds.


P.S. what does a Chinese Kiwi taste like.. NZ kiwis are good, but Italian ones are....ugghhhhh....
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post #33 of 41
if skullcandies suit your listening preference then stick with them, everyone's ears are different. the problem is, most of the time we don't know what we're missing out on simply because we haven't had the opportunity try something better. ...and then once you do, there's no going back.

FWIW i demo'd some 'top of the line' skullcandies at a local music shop (their words, not mine) and they sounded terrible to my ears. again, everybody's ears are different. if i had to guess though, i'd say you won't be disappointing if you try some of the other recommendations in this thread.
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post #34 of 41
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Originally Posted by Morizuno View Post
aren't all skull candy's the same w/ a different shell?
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AKG K324P IEM's for less than $40 dlls. those are hard to beat!!
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post #36 of 41

Sell your Giftcard and get these:


I use them in the gym and they get the job done. I find them somewhat bassy and very comfy. Not to mention, under $35.
post #37 of 41
they are GARBAGE! lol. i used to have a friend who has an uncle that worked at the warehouse and i got headphones yes HEADPHONES not earbuds for 10$ and i've tried ALL OF THEM and they are all GARBAGE! the earbuds are totally worth 3$ that i used to get from him that broke every 2-3 months. lol.
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post #38 of 41
Really? the only problem I've only had with skull candies is them failing which is due to the cheap jack just chop it off and replace... simple fix, other then that they're great for 14 dollar headphones so Idk where the overpriced crap is coming from.

people like to jump on and rage together me thinks.


anyways I wouldn't waste your money on the cans or add any money for the FMJ series, simply go with the ink'd series or the Titan series if you can swing it without adding any money.

After a month or so the jack on them will fail just find a cheapo pair of headphones with a 90 degree gold plated connector re-solder heat-wrap and be done.
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post #39 of 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jaguarbamf View Post
Jeez, does everybody on OCN feel this way about Skullcandy? xD
I understand that they're not the best brand, but they're far from the worst.

I'm just looking for the best pair that I can get from them BECAUSE I like them.
And also because I have a gift card. o=
Just buy another $40 headphone from the skullcandy store, don't spend anymore money. When the new pair breaks, (it will break) repeat the process. You are right they are not the best (far from it) and They are not the worst (pretty bad for the money) When you are ready to buy another brand of headphone just post a new thread..
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post #40 of 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by alpsie View Post
what is up with all the off-topicing always in all topics on this board.
He asked for help to pick a skullcandy, not for your personal oppionion about the brand.
If all you post for is to increase your post count - then dont -

- on topic
Most of them are very similar, so really just pick one that you like the looks of.
Although I agree with simca, I also agree with alpsie, the guy asked for the best headphone he can get from skullcandy, (he has a $40 gift card)
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