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7.6 out of 10

Monster Turbine

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Overall 8
8.0

Great Ear-Buds

Jake, Monster Cable
6 October 2012
  • Excerpt: Very good Ear-buds for the price. I have had these buds for a little over a year and they're used everyday for about 4-5 hours. Hard hitting bass along with the extremely clear mids and highs, it's a no-brainer for the price. My only complaint is the thickness of the wire connecting to the buds, but that's nothing a small piece of heat shrink can't fix.
  • Pros: Comfortable, Compact Design, Easy To Use, Great Sound Quality
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Overall 8
8.0

I used to love them

Monster Cable
6 October 2012
  • Excerpt: When I first got these, the clouds parted and I was in heaven. The sound quality was amazing and the variety of ear tips allowed me to find the fit that best suited me. However, after a year of owning them, the left ear bud has putted out and sound no longer emits. I am very upset because I treasured these! The bass was good quality, but I wouldnt call them thumpy. So if youre into that, I wouldnt pick these. They enhance sound across the board, in all aspects.
  • Pros: Comfortable, Easy To Use, Great Sound Quality
  • Cons: Design Quality, Durability
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Overall 4
4.0

Monster Disappoints

Jon, Monster Cable
6 October 2012
  • Excerpt: I use these headphones for just about everything from working out to traveling long distance - for which these headphones work great. HOWEVER, my initial purchase from Monster was a Dr. Dre branded set of in-ears, which lasted a whole week before loosing sound in one bud. I considered it a fluke and repurchased a set of the Turbines, which turned out to sound better and have been great until they also broke.
  • Pros: Comfortable, Great sound
  • Cons: Flimsy, Poor Design
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Overall 4
4.0

Good while they lasted

Aran, Monster Cable
6 October 2012
  • Excerpt: These were actually a pretty good pair of in-ears...for the 3 months that they lasted. Now I am no expert but these were pretty good with my wide variety of musical interests. Unfortunatley after 3 months one side stopped working and the other after another month. This would have normally been fine however it seems impossible to contact monster for a return.
  • Pros: Clear Sound, Easy Controls, Looks decent
  • Cons: BAD Quality, Flimsy
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Overall 10
10

AMAZING

GET TURBINES, Monster Cable
8 October 2010
  • Excerpt: Makes a good gift and is well worth its price. Not only are they tough and durable but housed fully in metal and could last a lifetime! GET THESE HEADPHONES NOW!!!! I can assure you, you wont regret it even the least bit!
  • Pros: Clear Sound, Comfortable, Crystal clear sound, Durable, Durable All The Way, Easy Controls, Lightweight, Noise Canceling Somewhat, Overall Perfect, Versatile
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Overall 8
8.0

Monster Turbine Review

Jacelyn Kong, Monster Cable
31 August 2010
  • Excerpt: These are one of the many IEMs that I buy. Sound quality of Monster Turbines are nice. The packaging and visual aesthetics on the product can compare to some of the higher end products. Bass and lower hz sounds are never muddled or distorted. Treble is warm and good sounding. It's a great product for it's price range. My only concern is that the metal housing is now loose; I've only used it for a few days.
  • Pros: Comfortable, Easy To Use, Great Design, Great Sound Quality
  • Cons: Poor Durability
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

NoahZ, head-fi.org
30 August 2010
  • Summary: I'll say right off the bat that this is my first pair of remotely high-end headphones, and one of my first major reviews. So try to forgive incorrect terminology or generally novice-sounding terms.   Moving on, I'd also like to note that I received an older edition of the Turbines; mine had the right-angle connector and 2 cases (both of which were suede-esque material).   On to the review....   I first listened to these right out of the box. I was impressed.
  • Pros: Decent isolation, powerful bass and low end, overall good sound quality (with right fit)
  • Cons: Just don't work in my ears, occasionally muffled mids and vocals
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Overall 9
9.0

User Review

haired, head-fi.org
30 August 2010
  • Summary: В прошлом году, после скоропостижной кончины Sony MDR-EX38 купил a-JAYS Four. Обзорщики расхваливали на все лады дизайн и обещали фантастическое количества баса. Дизайн оказался крайне спорным (кромка корпуса натирала ухо, провода были тяжелыми и норовили вытянуть наушник), а баса там не оказалось вовсе. Проносил я их недолго и с удовольствием сменил на Apple In-Ear Headphones with Remote and Mic (второго поколения) купленные на пару с iPhone в Баварии.
  • Pros: Отличный басс и звук в целом
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Overall 9
9.0

User Review

lukEM22, head-fi.org
30 August 2010
  • Summary: I got a pair of Monster Turbines for my birthday about a week ago. After I opened the box, I noted to myself that the smell wasn't that bad. I read somewhere about somebody complaining that they smelled atrocious, not the case with my pair. I took them out and listened to some Kendrick Lamar with them... I was extremely surprised at how good they sound.
  • Pros: Stylish, Lots of bass, not much bass bleed, good mids
  • Cons: Heavy, hard to get a good fit
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Overall 4
4.0

User Review

mathchris, head-fi.org
30 August 2010
  • Summary: After a six year love affair with a pair of Shure e4cs, they bit the dust & my wallet didn't allow for a similar investment. On my trip to J&R the day before an international flight, they were sold out of the Sure 215's I planned to try out. So I picked up the Turbines. First out of the box I was greeted with several inner boxes, on my subway ride home a gratuitous pile of cardboard & plastics formed around my feet. What's that you say Turbines?
  • Pros: "fun" bass
  • Cons: broke
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