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im looking for in-ear head phoned that meet these requirements:
  • cheap
  • low resistance for phone
  • nice deep heavy bass
  • crystal clear treble
  • nice looking if possible
  • able to work well when I use them with PC
that's a lot of stuff but please help
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post #2 of 17
ne-7m

even got an inline mic for phone usage
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Is this what you're looking for?
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post #5 of 17
As far as bang for your buck, this seems to be the best deal going. The reviews are great.

http://www.mp4nationusa.com/index.ph...oduct_id=29782

You also get a free Fiio E5 amp, which runs about $25 on Amazon.

Edit: You specified that you want bass, so the ProAlpha's came to mind. Another good alternative are the M1's.

http://www.mp4nationusa.com/index.ph...oduct_id=29780

But for $10 more for the ProAlpha's and the free Fiio E5 is hard to pass up.
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post #6 of 17
NHT SuperZero 2.0

NHT's site: www.nhthifi.com

They sell to amazon. They're only $99.99. You should get a nice amp and maybe a sub with it. The sub is optional.
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post #7 of 17
to be honest, cheap and nice IEM's aren't synonymous. I finally ponied up and bought some nice Ultimate Ear IEM's and wish I had done so a lot earlier. They were $150, but worth every penny. (Ultimate Ears 700)
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post #8 of 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by hokeyplyr48 View Post
to be honest, cheap and nice IEM's aren't synonymous. I finally ponied up and bought some nice Ultimate Ear IEM's and wish I had done so a lot earlier. They were $150, but worth every penny. (Ultimate Ears 700)
It depends on what you call cheap. I would consider $150 IEM's somewhat pricey. Even $100 is up there when you can consider the current offerings from Brainwavz, which all get rave reviews.

At $80 the RE0's are considered some of the best sounding IEM's available.
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post #9 of 17
what's your budget? :/
post #10 of 17
What exactly is 'cheap' and what type of music do you like to listen to? And are we talking somewhat balanced with punchy bass, or heavy (what some would consider over powering) bass. No shame either way, just what floats ya boat?
6CORES!!
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