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17th April 2012, 05:00 PM |#51  
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Any help here?
Is the sms street by50 any good or just bloated overpriced **** like the beats ones?How about the soul sl99/49? i m lookin 2 replace my s4....


If you're looking for a good upgrade for your s4's, go with the s10i. You won't regret it.
 
 
17th April 2012, 05:11 PM |#52  
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Shure's 525, use them at my work and off-work.

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17th April 2012, 05:46 PM |#53  
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Beats Tours are hands down the best in ear headphones on the market

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A lot of people on Amazon would disagree. I've played with some Beats headphones and Ill be honest, I think it's all hype.
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17th April 2012, 06:04 PM |#54  
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Those are the ones I use. They might be inexpensive, but they are very powerful. Great bass and clear sound clarity.

http://www.amazon.com/JVC-HA-FX1X-Xt...4682131&sr=8-1
17th April 2012, 06:06 PM |#55  
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I'm a huge fan of Etymotic for overall accuracy. Those who enjoy heavy bass may not like them, and the depth in which most of their IEMs insert can also be invasive at first. They are, hands down, the best passive isolating IEMs I've ever used.

I use the HF2s with Monster supertips (Probably the only thing I'd ever buy Monster branded) for better fit, however I also have experience with the older ER6is. I may be picking up a pair of MC5s to demo as well.

I love my ER6is. Considering they're one of the best bang-for-buck earphones around, I'm surprised they aren't mentioned more often. But I suspect people like me who prefer the clean flat response of etymotic are more of an exception than the rule.
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For In-Ear-Monitors, I will have to put in another vote for Etymotics. I have a pair of the ER6's and a pair of the ER4P's. Both offer excellent sound quality and great isolation.

For Open Cans, my vote has to go to Grado. I have a set of SR80's that I use at work. At home I have a pair of 325i's that are fantastic as well, but I use them with an external DAC and home built tube amp. I have yet to pair the 325i's with my GN, although I have a 1/4" to 1/8" converter in case I have the "need". As with all open cans, there is absolutely NO isolation for you or your neighbors on public transportation.
17th April 2012, 07:43 PM |#57  
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Also another good one i've tried are the Bowers & Wilkins C5. Rich overall sound clarity.
18th April 2012, 04:51 PM |#58  
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For In-Ear-Monitors, I will have to put in another vote for Etymotics. I have a pair of the ER6's and a pair of the ER4P's. Both offer excellent sound quality and great isolation.

For Open Cans, my vote has to go to Grado. I have a set of SR80's that I use at work. At home I have a pair of 325i's that are fantastic as well, but I use them with an external DAC and home built tube amp. I have yet to pair the 325i's with my GN, although I have a 1/4" to 1/8" converter in case I have the "need". As with all open cans, there is absolutely NO isolation for you or your neighbors on public transportation.

I think jumping from the nice flat and accurate etys to colorful grados would be a bit of a change. Hell, going from my hf2s to my hd555s is a huge difference. Definitely want to try some grados, however, they can be a bit difficult to find in Canada.

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If you're looking for a good upgrade for your s4's, go with the s10i. You won't regret it.

so i cheaped out, but got a decent deal nonetheless. MEElectronics cc51 for 29.99 @ Newegg(deal going on, regular price is 49.99). These are reportedly excellent earphones, with pretty good bass n awesome ceramic construction, with inline remote and mic. Deal valid till 18th Apr(today). I read a lot of reviews on these, sound quality is purportedly better than the s4(supposedly, i dont think anything can be better! ) and on par with shure se215s. Get it while still hot.

Plus i have 2 day shoprunner!!! WIN!
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Lmao at beats being the best on the market. Wow

I'm currently using the a jays one+ so far so good.

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so i cheaped out, but got a decent deal nonetheless. MEElectronics cc51 for 29.99 @ Newegg(deal going on, regular price is 49.99). These are reportedly excellent earphones, with pretty good bass n awesome ceramic construction, with inline remote and mic. Deal valid till 18th Apr(today). I read a lot of reviews on these, sound quality is purportedly better than the s4(supposedly, i dont think anything can be better! ) and on par with shure se215s. Get it while still hot.

Plus i have 2 day shoprunner!!! WIN!

+1 meelectronics! U didnt cheap out! U just got more MORE bang for your buck, for their prices i reccomend them to all my friends





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Lmao at beats being the best on the market. Wow

I'm currently using the a jays one+ so far so good.

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This! Im really surprised the amount of people on xda that truly believe the beats hype i mean for the money those things demand and the sound that comes out? Absolutely not worth it

Majority of the time i see swag kids just wearing beats around their neck like an accessory not even using them

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