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Hi,

I am looking for some new earbuds to keep in my pocket. I have had some Altec Lansing, and now have some Auvio earbuds from radio shack which are horrible and close to broken. Both were less than $30.

I would like to find some earbuds that sound good and are cheap enough to not worry about breaking in my pocket and having to replace every so often.

So the question I guess is what are the absolute best sounding $30 or less earbuds? I am a fan of clarity and not overly bass heavy headphones if that changes anything on the recommend. Will be listening to a wide variety of music with them so I don't want to pin them down to a certain type for the recommendation.
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Go to head-fi.org it's the OCN of headphones
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I asked head fi too. Just wondering what OCN has to say!
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MEP-933 aka Monoprice 8320. But it's on back order till January. Or you can order the JVC FXC51 if you need one now.
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MEP-933 aka Monoprice 8320. But it's on back order till January. Or you can order the JVC FXC51 if you need one now.

Wow lol same response as I got on Head Fi
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LOL. Well I do frequent the site that site a lot and into IEMs too. It's pretty much a consensus thing for that price range. If you want a different suggestion though, look at the Meelectronics line-up. They have a good line-up but it's dated.
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Meelectronics M6 is quite good for the price and suits a lot of genres.
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