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Apple In-Ear Headphones with Remote and Mic

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Overall 8
8.0

Apple Ear Buds

ww, Staples
22 March 2014
  • Excerpt: It's an Apple product. Need I say more. just wish it had a clip to attach to your shirt like other brands have. I ended up removing the clip from a set that no longer worked and attached it to the is one.
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Overall 7
7.0

User Review

JPizzzle, head-fi.org
19 August 2013
  • Summary: Included earbuds were horrible for me.  Volume adjustment died and unit had to be replaced by apple (good customer service).  I never had a good seal so can't really comment to much on quality of sound, except I don't feel like they blew me away.  People would prob say that they are great for the price.
  • Pros: 2 Drivers for a relatively good price
  • Cons: Horrible fit, not emotionally moving
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

keanex, head-fi.org
19 August 2013
  • Summary: This review is written from the perspective of the average listener, one who wouldn't have a portable amp and would more than likely use these with their iPod.   Packaging: Out of the various IEMs I've tried out, these were definitely packaged the best. Everything was simplistic with a sleek feel to it. The IEMs came with a hard plastic wrap around carrier, a holder for your spare tips, and an additional set up metal filters.
  • Pros: Comfort, Audio Experience, Packaging, Remote/Mic, Detachable Metal Filters
  • Cons: Color
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Overall 7
7.0

User Review

TheGame21x, head-fi.org
19 August 2013
  • Summary: Prelude Apple’s stock earbuds that have been shipped with every iPod since its inception are quite possibly the most prolific and widely distributed tech accessory of all time. It’s hard to go anywhere without seeing a pair of these things dangling from someone’s ears. Casual listeners are bound to be satisfied by the decent performance of the earbuds but what about audiophiles?
  • Pros: Inexpensive, Exceptional clarity/transparency for the price, Fairly well balanced
  • Cons: Low end lacks oomph, Sound can be a tad thin,
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Overall 8
8.0

Amazing headphones... Minor problems

Zachary L, Apple Store
8 May 2013
  • Summary: These are the best in-ear style headphones I have ever owned. Sound quality and comfort are exceptional. Only problem Ive found after a year is the mesh screens becoming blocked/clogged. This is easily fixed with a can of dust off. Overall great headphones.
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Overall 8
8.0

Very good detail, separation, bass clean but a bit lacking

William M, Apple Store
22 April 2013
  • Summary: These are the most detailed in ears I have ever purchased. Treble: Very detailed, forward, airy sounding. Verges on harshness, but just barely passes for silkiness. Makes voices sound very emotional. Midrange: Not overly pronounced, but very well separated. Does not sound muddy at all and very comfortable to listen to. MUCH cleaner than that of the EarPods. Bass: Quite recessed, but extends much more deeply than say, the EarPods. Won't satisfy a basshead, but it's there.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good insulation and sound, nice looking package, and incredible support

Greg K, Apple Store
20 February 2013
  • Summary: Im not a huge audiophile but these sound great to me and block out most of the noise of a crowded subway. I also find them really comfortable and they never fall out even when skateboarding. Some will smaller ears might have trouble though. The best part is Apple's amazing support. Many people complain about the silicone part coming lose and it's true - it happens.
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Overall 8
8.0

Not bad actually.

Brandon G, Apple Store
19 February 2013
  • Summary: A lot of people seem to complain about the bass performance of these headphones saying its not even there. Bass is there, albeit being a tight, controlled bass sound. If you're a bass junkie, stay far away from these. On another note, the mids and Highs are pretty darn good. The remote and mic are also very convenient. At the end of the day, it depends on how you view spending $79 for in-ear headphones.
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Overall 8
8.0

Push 'em in!

Carl W, Apple
18 January 2014
  • Summary: I was also initially disappointed with these headphones and shocked at the lack of depth and bass. I then experimented with the different sized buds and pushed them in enough to form a complete seal. The difference was awesome. All of a sudden I got what I expected for £65.00! Push them in to get a full seal and then they work. I'm certain those who have complained about lack of bass and detail weren't using them right. Had mine nearly 4 years. No problems.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good quality, built to last

Drew M, Apple
30 September 2013
  • Summary: These headphones have lasted me longer than any of Apple's previous offerings, and the sound quality is much nicer than the Ear Buds as well. I've had headphones with better bass, but these don't lack in any part of the spectrum. My only issue with them is the lack of ability to purchase replacement end pieces, but that's not too much of an issue if you use the included case to carry them in.
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