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#219201 - 08/27/08 10:10 AM MP3 player headphone recommendations
Da_Gimp_Pimp Offline
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I just bought a Zune player and for the life of me I can't stand the earbud's that came with it or earbuds in general. I don't want over the head style because they are too cumbersome (also due to my disability I have no dexterity in my hands). I would prefer a neckband headset style and so far I have my eyes on these . Here in Canada they are $60. I obviously want great sound and comfort but I don't want to spend over $100, $60 is enough for me. Do you guys/gals have any other suggestions.

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#219203 - 08/27/08 10:21 AM Re: MP3 player headphone recommendations [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
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These are cheap...and believe me, they sound pretty darned good for the price. Otherwise, you may want to try the Koss PortaPros which sound a bit better. Honestly, I can't think of any other $60 and below (neckband stlye) headphone that sound better than these.
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#219206 - 08/27/08 10:33 AM Re: MP3 player headphone recommendations [Re: sonicfox]
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Thanks, I've seen both of those but I was unsure of the Koss portables comfort level for a prolonged period of time.
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#219272 - 08/27/08 05:00 PM Re: MP3 player headphone recommendations [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
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Check out the iGrado if your looking for a good, really good imo, behind the neck headphone. Other than those the Koss KSC 75s that Marry referred to is a great choice.
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