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So my Sony MDR-EX56LP's died on me. Actually, a couple months ago. I've been dealing with my iPod headphone which make my ears bleed makes me want to jump off a fifty story building.

I actually really liked the MDR-EX56LP's. They were good enough sound quality for me and had great bass. Plus, I snagged them for 15 bucks at the Newegg Black Friday sale.

Enough of that though.

I'm looking for some IEM's around $50. (Maybe instead one that's around $30? since I don't listen to my iPod that much) I listen to a large variety of music so I'd prefer IEM's that are well rounded for every type of music. Only thing is, I want the bass similar to what I had with my sony's (6Hz)

I hope that they would be a large improvement over my Sony's or I'll just get the same ones on Amazon for the same price...

Hope there's something out for me and thanks.
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KLIPSCH S2

http://www.touchmyapps.com/2009/07/2...ionaire-build/

http://www.earphonesolutions.com/ima...eadphones.html
     
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I highly recommend Denon AH-C551k's. They're what I use for listening to music on-the-go, and when I play PSP or DS.

May be a bit out of your price range, though. If you look around they should be available for around $60.
Edited by Redmist - 7/3/10 at 6:34pm
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NE-6 are a brand you've probably not heard or seen. but they rank up with some $250 headphones. Extremely well regarded phones. I had the NE-7M's before.

if you don't want a IEM I'd highly recommend the Yuin PK3's

and if you can stretch your dollar the Head-Direct RE0's for $79 at head-direct.com
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Originally Posted by xguntherc View Post
NE-6 are a brand you've probably not heard or seen. but they rank up with some $250 headphones.
Good but not that good.
But yes, the NE-6 are a safe bet, not the best of best value bet, but an above-average bet. Very 'consumer-friendly' sound.
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Good but not that good.
But yes, the NE-6 are a safe bet, not the best of best value bet, but an above-average bet. Very 'consumer-friendly' sound.
Then would there be anything that's a better value? The NE-6's seem like the best choice right now.
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