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post #1 of 24
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Hey All,

I'm in the market to get some new earbuds. Things I'm looking for in these earbuds:


Again, these will only be used with an Ipod really, so I don't need anything ridiculous. Just something that suits my needs.
Edited by flamingoyster - 1/14/11 at 5:15pm
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post #2 of 24
bamp for good music taste :}
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post #3 of 24
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Thanks buddy : ]

BTW, what I am currently using are JVC Marshmallows.

Is the Brainwavz M1 something good to consider?
Edited by flamingoyster - 1/14/11 at 5:30pm
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post #4 of 24
The Brainwavz M1 is one of the best at the $50 range. They are pretty sturdy but I'm not sure how they would be treated in an active environment. If you are willing to spend a bit the the Brainwavz M2 of the ViSang R03 are supposed to be better overall including build quality.
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post #5 of 24
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Thanks for the input -- any one else have any thoughts?
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post #6 of 24

Why don't you check out the Sennheiser cx500s. They were a 120$ pair of earphones that have now become much less because theyve been out for a year. I use these for traveling etc, love the sound.


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post #7 of 24
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Razultull View Post
Why don't you check out the Sennheiser cx500s. They were a 120$ pair of earphones that have now become much less because theyve been out for a year. I use these for traveling etc, love the sound.


Amazon.com: sennheiser cx 500
Great, I'll look into them -- your link is broken fyi
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meelectronics earphones, if you decide to go with them, let me know cause i have a coupon $5 off i think
    
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post #9 of 24
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meelectronics earphones, if you decide to go with them, let me know cause i have a coupon $5 off i think
If you are able to say, how do they compare to the Brainwavz M2, ViSang R03, or Sennheiser cx500's?
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post #10 of 24

I really dont see any comparison, the senns will beat them by a mile, just by sheer quality of components used. Plus, these earphones come with a very nice 16Ω impedance, perfect for your ipod since they are sound isolating.

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