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the monoprice 9927 earphones less the $10 shipped us.


I was looking for a good sounding earphones to watch movies, play games and also listen to music on my smartphone.

I got my 9927 earphones in today ran pink noise through them for about one hour before I listen to them.

first earphones I ever owned so it felt a little funny to sticking them in my ears. but a little playing around I got them to fit nicely. I end up using the smallest ear pieces they seem to work best for me.



now for the sound, I just could not believe the sound I was getting out of a $10 w/shipping earphones. first thing I noticed was a very detailed mids. voices are very clear and clean.

soundstage is very nice to. there a little forward sounding. bass is a little weak and the treble a little harsh. the sound is something I would expect from a $60 headphones. now im not sure if there 100% burn in, who knows maybe the will get better? if they don't I wouldn't care.



for what im using these for there perfect.

http://www.monoprice.com/products/product.asp?c_id=108&cp_id=10823&cs_id=1082303&p_id=9927&seq=1&format=2
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Good find valtopps, the guys should add it to the recommended list. Monoprice is getting famous for making bang for the buck stuff.
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After braking them in they sound even better. I bet you cant find a better sounding earphone if you had $50 to spend.
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After braking them in they sound even better. I bet you cant find a better sounding earphone if you had $50 to spend.
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After braking them in.

Interesting.. How do you do that? tongue.gif
Edited by musicPC - 8/12/13 at 3:23pm
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Interesting.. How do you do that? tongue.gif

Step on the brake pedal until they sound good.
     
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oops, I need to slow down.
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