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Hey guys, I can't seem to decide on headphones. I do a lot of traveling with the military and I need a headphone to keep up with me. I think I want earbuds but if you guys can sell me on a full headphone I think I'll be happy. A few months ago I threw on a set of monster beats studio headphones and was BLOWN AWAY. I have heard that beats are terrible but I'm no pro so I hope you guys can help me out.

If there is an in ear headphone, preferably with a microphone on it, that can keep up with the beats for 120 bucks or less, I want to know about it.

Cheers!
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post #2 of 10
you going to do PE with them?
post #3 of 10
Ultimate Ears TripleFi 10 were just $95 on amazon a few weeks ago, they are now 184, decent pair of "high end" monitors.
post #4 of 10
If the beats sound good to you, go with 'em... YOUR the one that's going to be listening to them right?

I'd personally recommend a pair of Sony MDR-7506s because they are the most rugged headphones I've ever used, and my go to cans for road gigs. Sound quality wise they're a little bright but still have good lows and mids. They also fold up so they are travel friendly.

For something with a mic attached, I have no clue.
 
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post #5 of 10
being completely non biased here, ive tried the beats monster studios and theyre good, but these are just as good without the heft price tag and not as heavy

http://www.productwiki.com/denon-ah-d1100/
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post #6 of 10
I just picked up audio technica ATH-AD700 headphones for my son... not bad for long trips when IEM's get tiring..
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Ultimate Ears TripleFi 10 were just $95 on amazon a few weeks ago, they are now 184, decent pair of "high end" monitors.
Why are those 300 dollars more expensive in Canada?! The vi version is very very close to exactly what I'm looking for but dear god they're expensive in Canada
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Klipsch image series are relatively inexpensive and offer comfort and good sound quality.
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music taste OP? (important!).
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Klipsch image series are relatively inexpensive and offer comfort and good sound quality.
These are exactly what I bought. Thanks everyone!
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