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Pair of headphones and IEMs for college

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I'm using the term IEM because I feel like they're just earbuds really. Brief description of why I'm wrong (if I am) would be appreciated as well.

So as the title implies, just looking for a cheapish pair of both to go off to college with, this way I don't have to worry about having them break or stolen if they were expensive.

Just some recommendations would be great. Hoping for well under $50 for the pair, cheaper the better, but I don't plan on breaking them myself, so quality is a must as well.
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http://www.buy.com/prod/koss-ksc75-s.../90143834.html
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These are pretty cheap and they sound awesome.
[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Sennheiser-CX-400-B-Lightweight-Headphone/dp/B000WOIG8C/ref=sr_1_1?s=aht&ie=UTF8&qid=1312102593&sr=1-1"]Amazon.com: Sennheiser CX 400-B Lightweight In-Ear Stereo Headphone: Home Audio & Theater[/ame]
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I am a current Soundmagic PL-11 IEM user and for like $15-20 the general sound and especially the bass delivery makes me pleased as punch hehe I initially was skeptical even after reading the Head-fi review but grabbed them on the cheap and loved em!
SoundMAGIC PL11 Review
http://www.head-fi.org/forum/thread/...ic-pl11-review
Edited by trog - 7/31/11 at 5:36am
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