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Count me in, using the SHURE SE215 IEMs. I just can't find the same comfort and noise isolation with over ear headphones, tried almost everything from Shure and Sennheiser.

maybe the lower end of the spectrum, but those Shure SE215's are nice set of IEM's excellent bang for the buck, i have two of them myself.
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My latest headphone for review, Focal Spirit One. This headphone really sets the bar of where sound quality should be at for a $300 dollar headphone. The accuracy and detail is on par with the Audeze LCD 2. I'm very impressed with this headphone so far.
     
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My latest headphone for review, Focal Spirit One. This headphone really sets the bar of where sound quality should be at for a $300 dollar headphone. The accuracy and detail is on par with the Audeze LCD 2. I'm very impressed with this headphone so far. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

I'm seeing them go for $200 and quite the claim, you have my attention.
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Thought I would post this here, because its funny and about headphones.

Less than a month ago my Nephew dropped $200 on a set of "Beats", I warned him that the price vs. sound quality might not be favorable, even if all you listen to is Dubsteap and Rap/Hip-Hop. Anyway, A few day's ago he wanted to try out my El Cheapo MonoPrice DJ Can's. He was so shocked by the sound quality of them he returned his "Beats" and ordered a pair of the Monoprice can's.

He noted: That the bass is better on the beats, but at the cost of the rest of the sound spectrum. He also said that the Beats were a much more comfortable to wear for long periods of time.

As soon as he told me he took his beats back for the monoprice can's I about died lol'ing at him on the phone smile.gif I guess the younger generation isn't a total loss /sarcasm
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I tried the Focal a couple months ago. I didn't like it at all.
    
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post #12346 of 37798
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I'm seeing them go for $200 and quite the claim, you have my attention.
They're not supposed to be selling for $200 according to their USA marketing manager I talked to. They have people going after the distributors who're underselling the product.
     
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post #12347 of 37798
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My latest headphone for review, Focal Spirit One. This headphone really sets the bar of where sound quality should be at for a $300 dollar headphone. The accuracy and detail is on par with the Audeze LCD 2. I'm very impressed with this headphone so far.

They're not exactly classy looking. They look like ipod headphones. While I'm not doubting your opinion..I am skeptical, especially since I completely disagree with some of your previous reviews..especially on the..SOL Republics was it? Those were complete trash.

But what do I know, I'm still drunk at the moment. smil3dbd4e4c2e742.gif
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post #12348 of 37798
just got and used my pair of Sony MDR-V6 headphones yesterday. i have borrowed a pair that is very worn out from fellow videographers before but never used a new pair. im pretty happy with my purchase and the quality for $70 and look forward to using these for broadcast video work in the field biggrin.gif

they definitely blow my iphone earbuds out of the water haha tongue.gif
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my dad bought a pair a while back. he is a big Focal speaker guy. I can't remember what they sounded like but I remember thinking they were nothing special. I didn't like the build quality. my dad returned them. there is a lot of competition at $300.
    
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I am seriously considering buying myself a Senn HD650 for Christmas. Someone needs to talk me out of that decision fast... I already have 4 headphones. frown.gif
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