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What are the best Noice Cancelling headphones available for say under $80?
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Have you tried looking on Newegg.
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Yeah, but I was hoping for first hand experience with them, always trust the people on here more than some random person on newegg.
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Originally Posted by Kamakazi
Yeah, but I was hoping for first hand experience with them, always trust the people on here more than some random person on newegg.
Well in that case this is the pair i have and they work great Logitech
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What application are they going to be used in? If its everyday use I would look into some IEM's vs noise cancelling headphones. They do a much better job and require no batteries and are much lighter also. I use a pair of Shure E2C's for the gym and use some Shure E3C's for the rest of the day use.

If you want something a little cheaper there are some Altec Lansing (Soloz can you help me out on the model here) IEM's that are on sale for about $60 something on amazon which normall retail for over $200.

IEM = In Ear Monitor.

EDIT: http://www.amazon.com/Altec-Lansing-...399960?ie=UTF8
sorry they have gone up in price since I last checked.

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Well in that case this is the pair i have and they work great Logitech
I have those, and they are good but they pinched my head, I found pc160SK's much better, and around the same price. PC150's are about the same, amazing headphones.
    
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I'm looking mainly for use with my MP3 player, with very limited use with my PC. I also dont really like the in ear kind, they make my ears hurt.
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Originally Posted by Kamakazi
I'm looking mainly for use with my MP3 player, with very limited use with my PC. I also dont really like the in ear kind, they make my ears hurt.
Ok. They are definatly not for everyone lol.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16826106720
These have been raved on and on about for portable use.

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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836502003

Turtle Beach X-51 Surround Sound Headset. I have this headset and love it. I play games and listen to music with them all day. Once you get the positioned correctly they can be worn comfortablely all day. Sound quality is excellent and I now consider surround sound an absolute requirement for any headphones I will purchase in the future. One of the main problems with them is that the volume control box is prone to falling apart so as soon as you get them (supposing that you do) wrap some electrical tape around them and problem solved. They get a very strong recommendation from me.
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I'm really looking for headphones as opposed to headsets, headsets and mp3 players arent very stylish togetherl.
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