Thank you for your input BRCMRGN.
Initially, I ordered the Westone UM3X. Today I have also ordered the IE80, based on some excellent advice via PM.
I also found this thread, in case someone else wonders:
Now let's see how do they compare, for I also listen to the eventual jazz & blues!
I'm looking for that punchy feeling in the low frequencies without losing razor sharp definition in the highs.
So, which ones would you recommend me?
Any others I should consider too in this price range?
Thanks for the suggestion Bokyung.
I found these:
Ultimate Ears Triple Fi 10
Found this other relevant thread too:
I see that the SE315 and SE425 match the...
I'm considering to purchase new IEMs. I had the Westone UM2 and I was very happy with them until the cable broke.
Fortunately I have found that they have just released a new model, the Westone UM2 RC (RC = replaceable cable):
In this price range (150$-300$) I would like to know what other alternatives to the Westone UM2 are.
tl;dr: IEM's with replaceable cables.
Good thread & info, thanks! You might also want to consider these two threads: Forget the audiologist! Audiophile Holy Grail Heaven for just 1$. Blu Tack and In-ears: BEST. HACK. EVER. http://www.head-fi.org/t/299863/forget-the-audiologist-audiophile-holy-grail-heaven-for-just-1-blu-tack-and-in-ears-best-hack-ever and:
p.s.: Incidentally, I just realized that I originally I posted this in the full-size headphones forum. Could any mod move this thread to the IEM forum at http://www.head-fi.org/f/103/portable-headphones-earphones-and-in-ear-monitors ? Thanks.
Hey, I'm back :) I think some other people might find it useful that I repost this ( http://www.head-fi.org/t/491040/diy-custom-eartips#post_7870434 ) here too. Hey, glad to see someone else tried this as well! After posting this thread, I'll add that the blu-tack mod worked solidly for me for another 2 years...! ...until my UM2 cable broke (obviously, due to usage, not to the blu-tack mod, which...