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I keep getting those $10 earphones for my iPhone and they rip really quick. Are there durable once? I never had good earphones how long does one usually last?

Also is the jack for the iPhone same as the android phones? Switching to android soon do I am hopping the earphone will work for both.
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Do you need a mic? I think the best advice I can give to you regarding longevity is to stop abusing your earphones.

If I went through my Ultimate Ears TripleFI 10s like that, I'd be broke.
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Originally Posted by RallyMaster View Post
Do you need a mic? I think the best advice I can give to you regarding longevity is to stop abusing your earphones.

If I went through my Ultimate Ears TripleFI 10s like that, I'd be broke.

Holy those are 200 bucks o.O!

I have a pair of MEElectronics M9's that have lasted me a long time. I got them for 10 bucks when they were on sale. Sounds good enough for me when they're plugged into my phone.

The connectors are the same. So no worries there!
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Yes need mic. I don't think I abuse my earphones. I just feel like I am buying cheap once. I buy the replica iPod/iPhone earphones that are for $10.
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Yes, and invest in some half decent ones with decent build quality..think about it.
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umm the skullcandies have a lifetime warranty i believe.

i would say get the ones that are basically titans with a mic. the titans are very very nice sounding for the price. but upgrade the tips to comply
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Skullcandy sucks. Not even lifetime warranty could justify how much they suck.
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post #9 of 13
Quote:
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Holy those are 200 bucks o.O!
Amazon had a sale a couple years ago for $99. IIRC, they did it again in 2010. Maybe they'll do it again this year. Best way to check's by setting up an alert @ slickdeals.net for Triple Fi, Triple.Fi, Ultimate Ears, etc.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Skoobs View Post
umm the skullcandies have a lifetime warranty i believe.

i would say get the ones that are basically titans with a mic. the titans are very very nice sounding for the price. but upgrade the tips to comply
troll???

Just say Beats and you will hit the three of the most horrible headphones...
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