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Headphones for Galaxy Nexus with Media Controls

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27th February 2012, 05:46 AM   |  #41  
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Originally Posted by GodsDead

Im looking for the controls without the headphone's, so a female 3.5mm jack input, so I can put my own headphones in, I soldered my own not long ago for my HTC hero that worked a dream, but they broke, and I bought this phone tonight, and wanted to look for some pre-made solutions!

There are a lot of adapters that add control functionality to existing headphones pre-made. A discussion of a couple are in another thread.
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27th February 2012, 05:56 AM   |  #42  
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I use a set of AKG Q460 - you can pick them up on eBay (From the US) for a reasonable price. They give you the option of a cable with inline controls, or one without for other devices where need be.

The volume controls don't work out of the box though - but they should be controllable using an earphone control app, although i've not looked around enough to find one.

Regardless, they sound awesome and are very comfortable and they also come with a little carry case thing.
27th February 2012, 11:32 AM   |  #43  
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if you are ok with no in-line controls, if would highly recommend ultimate ears triplefi over the beats. money much better spent. been thinking about picking up the ultimate ears 500vm but i don't think i'm willing to give up the sound quality.

I use the triplefi10vi.
Can pause, play and skip songs with the control on the cable.
Also answer calls with the mic on it.

works perfectly!
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27th February 2012, 06:08 PM   |  #44  
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I use the triplefi10vi.
Can pause, play and skip songs with the control on the cable.
Also answer calls with the mic on it.

works perfectly!

fantastic, i shall order the replacement cable for the vi version. are you using any extra software for it to work or does it function properly without it. thanks for this insight.
27th February 2012, 10:45 PM   |  #45  
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fantastic, i shall order the replacement cable for the vi version. are you using any extra software for it to work or does it function properly without it. thanks for this insight.

Work straight out of the box, no issues as far as i have discovered.

I was really surprised tbh, as i bought them for my old iphone.
When i decided to take the step over to android, i was a little annoyed that i could not use my triplefi as before. But i was very very happy when i found out it worked like a charm
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27th February 2012, 10:49 PM   |  #46  
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Work straight out of the box, no issues as far as i have discovered.

I was really surprised tbh, as i bought them for my old iphone.
When i decided to take the step over to android, i was a little annoyed that i could not use my triplefi as before. But i was very very happy when i found out it worked like a charm


thanks the great info. after a quick search on their website i just discovered that ultimate ears is literally within walking distance to my house. i will be stopping by tomorrow to buy the cable. thanks again
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Lets keep building this list!

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Hi everyone,


In-Ear Headphones
Klipsch Image S4A http://www.klipsch.com/image-S4A-headphones
Sol Republic Amps http://store.apple.com/us/product/H7400LL/A
Etymotic Hf3's with Klipsch control app. http://www.etymotic.com/ephp/hf3.html
Sony MDR EX600 headphones and sony ericsson live view http://www.head-fi.org/products/sony-mdr-ex600
V-Moda Remix 4S http://v-moda.com/remix-4s/
Ultimate Ears TripleFi 10vi http://www.amazon.com/Ultimate-Ears-.../dp/B001DCBBHK
Dr. Dre Beats headphones also work


Earbuds
HTC RC E160 http://www.amazon.com/Stereo-Headset.../dp/B002SKF564

Over-ear/On-Ear

None =(

30th March 2012, 06:46 AM   |  #49  
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You may wanna check this:

http://jays.se/products/earphones/a-jays-one-plus.html

I am currently using the ibeats that came from the HTC sensation XE on my GN but I am eyeing out on this one. You can also download the app from the marketplace and customize the headset functions to your liking =)

Those Jays Are Worth It Im Rocking Them And They Are Nice.
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I read somewhere that Klipsch App is not working for the Klipsch Image S4A Headphones (on the GN). Can someone confirm that? Also are they working properly with Jay's headset control?

thanks
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