1. TheTempest7

    $50 IEM's for Rap and Rock

    I want good amounts of bass and that can also play Rock/Metal very well. I listen to Ska which contains guitar and also bass in a perfect flow. I also like Rap a lot. Any suggestions? Also $50 but maybe can be $60.
  2. 1

    Earphones for my mother?

    Hey again, Head-Fi,   I haven't been here in a while.   I'm in the UK, budget's around £40.   Kinda out of the loop with regards to what's new, what's a deal, etc.   Anyhow she's looking for in-ear headphones. She's new to them so I'd like to put comfort first, and decent...
  3. AnthonyMcEwen

    What are the budget Kings of IEMs. Aka best headphones under £50 €60 $75

    I know Sound Magic E10 is up there but are there any others? I'm looking for a pair for all round use with all types of music so needs good base,midrange and high range not just one or the other, a balanced headphone I think. Don't need anything with stupid bass, as for that o have a sub...
  4. SamDH1

    E30's compared to iBeats?

    Hello guys and gals!   It was my birthday a few days ago and I was rewarded with some new IEM's, but they were iBeats. I said before my birthday that I did not want iBeats but my parents had already got them at that point without me knowing, but it's the thought that counts eh  Anyway, they...
  5. Veritas94

    Time for a new IEM

    Alright, so I'm really new to serious listening. I've always loved music, but have just now begun to realize that all my earbuds have sucked pretty badly. Cheap skullcandy ink'd buds, and some cheap Panasonic buds have been my staple pretty much. So I've just recently ordered a pair of Mc5...
  6. paradise

    Best budget IEM

    I'm fairly new to this forum but with so many new products out there I wanted to buy a pair of IEM's in the less than $100 category that are equally balanced through out the frequency spectrum. I'm using iTouch and classic as my Jazz listening source, Thanks for your input.
  7. whirlwind

    Need Comfortable Earphones

    I have the JVC FX40 and the sound is nice, but I would like something more comfortable.   I want something that sounds at least as good as the JVC FX40...I would like to spend around $50 or less.   I am not against buying second hand if the deal is right and I get more comfortable...
  8. -sandro-

    Looking for gym IEMs

    Hello, I've been using the SoundMagic e30 at the gym while working out...they're amazing especially because of over the ear style but today the left speaker stopped working! they lasted only 4 months and before I had another pair I used at home that died within a the build quality is...
  9. 00birdy

    $50 range portables for Treadmill/exercise

    My only real experience with earphones are Sennheiser MX 580 that I lost recently.  I tend to lose things at the gym alot actually.   I'm looking for something similar in sound quality, good mids and highs without boombing bass.  Has sennheiser been pushed aside in budget models for best...
  10. s1000rr

    Need help finding a decent, low-cost IEM.

    I ended up with the of Sony MDR-EX210B after searching this forum for something low cost.  Sadly, I absolutely hate them.  They have way, way too much bass for my taste.     Is there such a thing as a good sounding, inexpensive IEM?     For reference, I have an old pair of Shure E2c's...
  11. AmanGeorge

    Ideas for ideal workout headphones?

    Hey-   I tend to burn through headphones at a fast pace when I'm working out, so I'm trying to find something that meets the following criteria:   Most important: -Inexpensive (<$50) -Deep insertion into the ear canal (Soundmagic E30 was too shallow) -Built to be worn over the ear  ...
  12. ljokerl

    Multi-IEM Review - 352 IEMs compared (Pump Audio Earphones added 04/03/16 p. 1106)

    Intro: This thread contains my sound quality-focused reviews of In Ear Monitors (IEMs) in my possession. It is meant to be a quick reference for those in need of earphone recommendations or a start-off point for research into IEMs. A more up-to-date, interactive, sortable version of this...
  13. SkyBleu

    Top 3 IEMs for Under $50

    Hey guys!   Yes, I am aware there are many of these threads lazing around, but I want the most updated one on this topic!   So, what IEMs would you guys say is the most worthy for under $50?   I know the SoundMAGIC E10 is one of those, so no need to mention that one again:)   Anyways, if...
  14. Labze

    New In-Ear gym use - Help needed

    So, I am looking for a new in-ear to use while at the gym. Sadly my right Sennheiser IE8 nozzle randomly decided to break off. This leaves me without a pair of in-ears to use as im not fond of using my more expensive pairs. So i have done a bit of searching here on recommended headphones for gym...
  15. jdogw

    Need help finding a pair of cheap iems

    So im looking for a new pair of iems cuz i need the portability. My budget is around 20USD (I will consider stretching it just a bit if I have to). I will use them as my travel headphones   Im looking for: 1. Good-ish SQ 2. Detachable cables (cuz they break alot) 3. Cable loops around the...
  16. YoYo JoKeR

    Upgrade from soundMAGIC E-30

    Hi guys,     I need your advice here on buying a new IEM for myself, I have previously used soundMAGIC E-30 for about 1 year, and I like its sound signature and they are comfortable for me. But I think its time to upgrade.   How are VSONIC VC02 and GR06 compared [Both available at 50$]  ...
  17. astron

    looking for a balanced sound earphone for classical music and rock music

    Hi all    I'am looking for a balanced sounded(for example:i don't want powerful bass sound) earphone for rock and classical music about 60-70$. what do you recommend?   I'd like to hearing the qualitative rock music(Dream Theater) and classical music. i need a appropriate earphone for...
  18. koalkoal

    SoundMAGIC NEW products (3 of 4), E30 - New over ear cable & ergonomic in-ear design headphone.

      E30 is the 3rd new model will be launched in April 2011.  The is very comfortable when using it, it is comfort for everyday use.  Due to the ergonomic design, you will not feel tired & it will not go out even you wear it for sleeping.  E30 comes with the metal plug, splitter.  With the...
  19. ClieOS

    [REVIEW] SoundMAGIC E10, E30, EH11 and P30 – New Magic

    First, I'll like to thank SoundMAGIC for the samples.   It has been quite some time since SoundMAGIC last major IEM release (of PL50 and PL21), but they have continue to make minor improvement over their older lineup, became OEM supplier to major Western headphone brand, and even released a...
  20. shaun_g

    SoundMAGIC - E10, E30, EH11 and P30 New for 2011

    SoundMAGIC is a brand that has charmed many headphone users in the last couple of years. Their great sounding and good looking inexpensive earphones, like the SoundMAGIC PL11, have had reviewers compare them to products several times their price. It seems they have definitely not been resting on...
  21. rickster88

    Where to buy Soundmagic E30

    After doing some research on what moderately priced IEM to buy for gym use I settled on the E30. I found it on about a week ago for what looked like a good price so I pulled the trigger. A few days ago I got an email saying they were out of stock and my money was refunded (I...
  22. keanex

    [Review] SoundMagic E30, A Great Budget IEM For the Bass Lover

              SoundMagic E30, A Great Budget IEM For the Bass Lover This review is written from the perspective of the E30 stock, no external amp or DAC, to give readers an idea of what to expect if they buy these without an amp/DAC. I wanted to thank Tony at SoundMagic for the...
  23. Y

    Review || SoundMAGIC E30

    I never heard of SoundMAGIC before until I read about them on Head-Fi and recently got to hear them for myself so I decided to share my thoughts on Head-Fi.. These are the perfect gym earphones for me. I like to thank Tony @ SoundMAGIC for giving me the chance to try out the E30. This was taken...
  24. fuzzmo

    Soundmagic E30 or Head Direct RE0?

    Hi,   I am looking for a recommendation for a suitable headphone which would complement the following:   Music genre: Radiohead, Portishead, Muse, with occasional Classsical and other Indie tunes.  The aforementioned are main, but every so often will like to listen to Heavy Metal/Nu...
  25. -sandro-

    SoundMagic E30 from Brainwavz m1

    Hello, my Brainwavz are giving problems, the speakers started to not work randomly. I was planning to upgrade to the M3 but I'm not that sure it's a good idea not because they won't be good, but not good enough for the money or for my expectations - $90. I recently bought the Sunrise Xcape...