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No big over the ear headphones of course. Price range is $50-$100. Can anyone help me out?
    
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Look into the Sennheiser Sport series. Music taste?
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This is for a friend. He is mostly into trance/hip hop. He isn't too keen on earbuds because they have broken on him plenty of times in the past.
    
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Koss PortaPros or SportaPros? They're under the budget you listed, but perform decently.
I dunno; I use the PortaPros indoors/outdoors/exercising and they work fine, but I've never considered putting more than $30 or so into a small, portable set of headphones.
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As a devout athlete, I can honestly tell you that comfort>everything else when it comes to workout headphones. Something like the sen sport series is nice, but expensive (especially you're just working out how great do you need them to be?). Just settle for some cheap Sony Active style headphones which are under 10 dollars. I used these for about 4 years and by far the best investment I've made in workout gear. Then I found a pair of clip on headphones like these http://www2.panasonic.com/consumer-electronics/shop/Audio/Headphones/Clip-On/model.RP-HS11_11002_7000000000000005702 at a marshalls for 7 dollars. I haven't needed another pair of headphones since. They're comfortable, easily removed, retains position, sounds good enough (for what I'm using it for), and looks good (I found a black pair).
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sennheiser ie8 buy once, never buy again smile.gif
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These are what I use. I've been using them now for a good 2 years.
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These work great for me. They stay on for about anything and the sound is decent...listen to dubstep so it's on par with hiphop...only time I ever threw them away is when I stepped on the cord and ripped it from the headphones and whenever I feel them getting dirty.

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These work great for me. They stay on for about anything and the sound is decent...listen to dubstep so it's on par with hiphop...only time I ever threw them away is when I stepped on the cord and ripped it from the headphones and whenever I feel them getting dirty.

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