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I-MEGO In-Ear Monitor Earphones, ZTONE, Gunmetal Reviews

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Bass-monsters with normal tips, anemic with "custom" tips

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Pros: Build, cable, case

Cons: "Custom" tips aren't custom and don't create an acoustic seal, bass distorts at high volumes, bass overpowers mids and treble, poorly extended treble

The ZTONE from I-Mego is an interesting headphone that attempts to combine the style of custom in-ears with the fit of pre-made silicone.  It was an incredibly valiant effort, but it just doesn't seem to work well.    Build/Design - Well, probably the best part of the ZTONE is its build. It's got an excellent braided silver-plated copper cable that I've not seen on anything this cheap before.  Also, the memory wire near the shells is also quite nice, as is the strain relief that comes from the shell.    The housings themselves have a gunmetal black coloring on the outer half and a clear plastic on the inner half.    The jack is also well...
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