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Ipod headphones?

Discussion in 'Home Cinema, Hi-Fi and Gadgets' started by Soupie69uk, Feb 15, 2007.

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    Anyone on here changed their ipod headphones for some better ones?

    I think I would rather ones that clip to the ear as the inear ones after a while fall out my big lugs.

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    I've never been too great a fan of earphones; I prefer a sensibly-sized headphone. I'm still using the same pair of Senneheiser PX-100s I've had for about three years and absolutely love them. The way the fold up for travel is awesome too.

    My flatmate has a pair of PX-200s which I've used a few times. They're more comfy but the sound is nowhere near as good.
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    I use PX-100s as well. They sound awesome. I'm not using them just now, as I wear a woolly hat to work when the weather's cold, & the PX-100s just aren't compatible with a hat.

    So as a winter back-up, I have pair of Sony MDR-ED21LP in-ear phones. They're nothing to look at, but sound very good indeed.
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    Yep PX 100's for me too, you can get them cheap nowadays,
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    Agreed, but for noise cancellation + reference quality sound (in-ear on planes etc) I don't think you can beat Etymotic ER6s. And they are much cheaper now than when I bought mine (of course!).:sadlike:
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    We have just started selling the Sennheiser PXC 250 Noise cancelling headphones, they are around £100 but are very good.
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    What do these headphones look like? I want discrete ones that like hook onto my ear and then go in.

    Cheers for the replies also.
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    These are the Sennheiser PX100s. You can also get them in iPod white.

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    Oh right, I was thinking of something more like these.

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    But perhaps a different make as the B&O ones will probably not be as good sound as others.
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