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Default [Q] Headphones with 3-button remote for Moto G?

Would have posted this in Accessories, but can't ask questions in there

The official Sol Republic Jax earphones to match the Moto G don't seem to be on sale anywhere yet, but I'm really looking for any earphones with a 3-button remote that actually works.

For example, the remote for the HTC RC E240 doesn't register any button presses at all with the Moto G (as tested with different controller apps) despite working well with other devices like the Nexus 5. I guess Motorola have implemented their own system, hope this doesn't mean a Sol Republic lock-in ...

Anyone have any luck with others that work with the Moto G?
 
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Wondering the same.
iPhone earbuds don't work, that's all I know.

Will keep an eye on this thread, I hope someone found a 'fully' working pair of earphones
 
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Default No luck

Tried these the other day and nothing worked at all Galaxy tab2 7, apart from sound coming out of them
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Earlier when I bought the phone, I tried the in ear headphones which came with my Galaxy Nexus, the ones with the single button remote. Initially when I pressed the button, it used to stop the music playback & resume while doing the same. But soon it stopped working.

There's something wrong somewhere but unfortunately can't figure it out. Apple In Ear Headphones with remote & the Earpods don't work. Nor does Klipsch Image S4-II (Android) or Sennheiser remotes.
 
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I have two pair of headsets with only one button.

A pair came with a Samsung Galaxy S (GT-i9000), and the other pair has no brand.

The second pair is the only one that works its button on my moto G (both work on the Galaxy).
Sadly I donīt have 3-button headset to see if they work.

Found a post on the motorola forums but i cannot post it because Im a new user,
the post sais that the moto G is not compatible with 3-button headsets and one button headsets made by motorola and sony works with our phone, another user asked if its a hardware issue or a software issue but didnt get an answer.
I dont know if the people who wrote that are reliable or not, but thats what they say.

Letīs hope its a software issue.

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