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Budget Cans For Penny Pinchers

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Pros: Cheap | Neutral | Value for Money | Thick Cabling | Portability

Cons: Very Closed Sound Stage | Long Cable | Plastic Construction

These were the very first headphones I bought when I was in primary school. I remember saving up a few weeks to get this pair but unfortunately the cable broke after a few years of use. Fast forward +15 years, I now have a job and starting to get into the headphone world...........so addictive. I just received a pair from ebay not long ago. Be sure to look for a reputable reseller as there could be fakes going around. I can't say whether mine are fake or not. The box, papers and headphones all match up saying that it was all done Thailand. The details on the headphones also match up well with photos I've seen online. I guess the only way to tell for sure is to open them up (which I...
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All round safe hearing

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Pros: excellent sound isolation, great sound quality for the money

Cons: Found to be a little too quiet at times when background noise overpowers your music.

I previously owned an Audio Technica ATH-ANC23 and found that although they sounded great, I didn't like the idea of having to replace the battery as well as the comply foam tips whenever they get grubby. I also didn't like the pressure that the ath-anc23 emits on my ears as it felt uncomfortable like as if you're climbing a high altitude. So hence I set myself to find a pair of noise isolating IEMs to be used around the office / daily commute. I generally listen to classical, female vocals and country as well as audiobooks, so I won't delve into bass/mid/treble response due to my limited music genres. As there were very few reviews on these at the time of purchase, I decided to give...
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