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I would prefer around 20 bucks and the kind that go into your ear like the Skull Candy Ink'd(not those though). Thanks.
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Altec Lansing MuzX are decent
Stay away from JVC at all costs
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post #3 of 11
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Originally Posted by raidmaxGuy;12145519 
Altec Lansing MusX are decent
Stay away from JVC at all costs

noted. thanks.
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I'm really impressed with my jbud j3's. For the money you can't really beat them. And they have a burn in track on their website ththat I've used on all my buds and it works great.
post #5 of 11
Nice budget ones.
[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Monster-Turbine-PRO-High-Performance-Speakers/dp/B002EL4RIO/ref=sr_1_2?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1296018124&sr=1-2"]Amazon.com: Monster Turbine PRO High-Performance In-Ear Speakers (Copper): Electronics[/ame]



lol

These ones maybe.



[ame="http://www.amazon.com/JBuds-Premium-Noise-Isolating-Earbuds-Electric/dp/B001GS8FZM/ref=sr_1_12?ie=UTF8&qid=1296018093&sr=8-12"]Amazon.com: JBuds J2 Premium Hi-Fi Noise-Isolating Earbuds (Black/Electric Blue): Electronics[/ame]
4-year build.
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post #6 of 11
Thread Starter 

haha at first i didn't read the "lol" and I'm like, hmm these are pretty good HOLY CRAP!!!
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post #7 of 11
Honestly, shell out the extra 10 bucks and get these:
[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Sennheiser-CX-300-II-Natural-Headphones/dp/B001RNO8ZC/ref=sr_1_6?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1296018301&sr=8-6"]Amazon.com: Sennheiser CX-300 II Natural Bass Ear Bud Headphones (Silver): Electronics[/ame]

I've used only these for years and they've been great
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Originally Posted by Gunfire;12145611 
Honestly, shell out the extra 10 bucks and get these:
Amazon.com: Sennheiser CX-300 II Natural Bass Ear Bud Headphones (Silver): Electronics

I've used only these for years and they've been great

just found and bought em for 25 bucks! looked up reviews and ppl love em. Thanks everyone +rep to all!
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[ame="http://www.amazon.com/HEAD-DIRECT-RE2-In-ear-Headphones/dp/tech-data/B001B4E4WE"]Amazon.com: HEAD-DIRECT RE2 In-ear Headphones: Electronics[/ame]

Probably a better choice based on what I've read on Head-Fi, but those CX-300's should be decent.
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post #10 of 11
Please stay away from the JBuds J2 Premium's. I bought 4 pairs last year, and 3 of them stopped working. They replaced all 3 pairs, but soon after, they stopped working again.

I have to admit, their customer service was pretty good, but I'd prefer to have a product that is a bit more solid.
[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Altec-Lansing-UHP326-noise-isolating-earphones/dp/B001GUPEMW/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1296020424&sr=1-1"]Amazon.com: Altec Lansing UHP326 BackBeat Titanium noise-isolating earphones: Electronics[/ame]
Those are great for a budget, they are over your $20 budget now, but I scored mine for about 23 bucks on amazon.
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