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I've been trying to find really good tips for my earphones, but I don't know what to believe. I'm usually very wary of products because they tend to just be a marketing gimmick. Anyone got any thoughts or links?
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Comply Tips are the best

http://www.complyfoam.com/
    
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post #3 of 22
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Comply Tips are the best

http://www.complyfoam.com/

I was looking at those. They looked good but I was wondering if they were actually good. I hate the rubber ones mine come with because I lose them all the time and they also hurt my ears after a while. I also like not being able to hear anyone around me during class when I'm trying to study so these might actually work it for me/
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Originally Posted by Swag View Post

I was looking at those. They looked good but I was wondering if they were actually good. I hate the rubber ones mine come with because I lose them all the time and they also hurt my ears after a while. I also like not being able to hear anyone around me during class when I'm trying to study so these might actually work it for me/

Comply Tips are the next best thing to custom molds.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N7Zc5meSooI
    
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Comply tips are extremely comfortable if you get one that actually fits your ear canal. A lot of their tips are too large and end up pushing against my ear canals, resulting in some discomfort if you keep it in there for too long. Another thing to consider is that Comply tips have to be replaced every few months. Of course, you get three pairs from the get-go but as soon as they turn yellow and nasty, you'll want to replace them. With regards to sound quality....this is probably the worst part: they muffle the highs and make things sound overly warm. I've since stopped using Comply tips for that reason frown.gif
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post #6 of 22
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Comply tips are extremely comfortable if you get one that actually fits your ear canal. A lot of their tips are too large and end up pushing against my ear canals, resulting in some discomfort if you keep it in there for too long. Another thing to consider is that Comply tips have to be replaced every few months. Of course, you get three pairs from the get-go but as soon as they turn yellow and nasty, you'll want to replace them. With regards to sound quality....this is probably the worst part: they muffle the highs and make things sound overly warm. I've since stopped using Comply tips for that reason frown.gif

That last part kinda makes me not want to get it... Hmm, I was wondering. My friend likes to take my earphones and listen to them during class sometimes, would she need her own or is it like the normal ones where you can just have anyone use it anytime. I know, this grosses people out sometimes. tongue.gif
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Sharing Comply tips is kind of gross, especially since the gray colored tips turn yellow and nasty looking lol
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post #8 of 22
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Sharing Comply tips is kind of gross, especially since the gray colored tips turn yellow and nasty looking lol

Yea, that's what I was scared of. frown.gif
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I use Shure and Etymotic Research Tri-flange tips. More durable and ear wax-resistant than Comply foam tips. Not sure if they will work with your headphones though. You're talking about replacement tips for Beats Tour, right??
    
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post #10 of 22
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I use Shure and Etymotic Research Tri-flange tips. More durable and ear wax-resistant than Comply foam tips. Not sure if they will work with your headphones though. You're talking about replacement tips for Beats Tour, right??

Yea, I need to replace them soon. And before anyone gets the wrong idea, I got them for free for my birthday. tongue.gif If you really want to troll, you should see what I got this year. tongue.gif
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