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Sennheiser CX 270 Noise-Reduction Headphones (Black) Reviews

julian67

Fairly neutral balance for a cheap IEM but not quite a believable or natural sound.

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Pros: Neutral bass - no booming. Nice shape, easy to wear, can sleep with them in, symmetric cable. Great for speech, less good for music.

Cons: The thin treble undoes the benefits of an unboosted lower end and it ends up a bit dull.

I bought these on ebay.co.uk for £10.99 which is about $18 US or €13. They are a discontinued product, hence the low price, and bought from a retailer called "uk**seller". These are genuine Sennheiser products in sealed retail package, nicely made of good materials and fully up to the usual Sennheiser standards of presentation. goldenears.net has tested the CX 280 (same IEM but with inline volume control) and my CX 270 perform as described and expected. That is to say that they are one of the few budget IEMs which does not have exaggerated bass and is relatively well balanced overall. However that is not quite the same thing as being enjoyable to listen with. I bought these mostly...
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Syan25

Value for Money

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Pros: Great Sound Quality, Noise Isolation is Good, Comfortable

Cons: None

Awesome quality for $100US. Not the top end of audio - but pretty darn good for the price. You can't find much better at this price range
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