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XBA-3 - XBA Series Triple Driver Balanced Armature In Ear Earphones Reviews

kevms89

Fantastic all around headphone.

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Pros: Balance, clear sound, decent bass, comfortable, all rounder headphone.

Cons: Could have better bass, slightly metallic highs, could have better soundstage.

This is my best headphone for all around genres, it does everything right, is very comfortable and is worth $200 easy imo. Very good for modern music, if you want huge bass and soundstage I recommend something like the XB90EX but for all around music and balance and clarity, these are it.
JoeDoe

Clarity for Days!

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Pros: Separation, comfort, looks, balance, clarity, mids/trebs

Cons: Bass for some, expensive

The XBA 3s are some of the clearest-sounding in-ears I've ever heard. Granted that list is rather short... but that's neither here nor there!    The triple-armature setup is known for providing accuracy rather than "fun" by many, and this is no exception. The trebs and mids are very well-defined and separated, but not overpowering. The bass leaves something to be desired, mostly in quantity rather than quality. The mid bass is present but blended more than defined IMO. I can get a little more sub-bass with my cMoy but playing from an iPod doesn't do it for me.   These guys come with several pairs of tips, carrying case, ear tool, and shirt clip.   As...
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