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i bought a set of these retractable earphones and with in weeks the retracting cable had jammed i had to open them to get the cable to move again. they never worked well after that .If you are thinking about buying a set " do not bother" save your money. i would give them 2 out of 10

Posted by Brendan Nugentt on July 10, 2004 at 5:07 AM (PDT) Comment 1

i've had the noise reduction headphones for a few months now and i reckon they're great headphones, but i don't really use the noise cancelling at all except on car and plane trips but i would pay for them for the fit and sound quality alone

Posted by Nuke666 on July 10, 2004 at 7:57 PM (PDT) Comment 2

There's nothing better than Etymotic's ER6 that have both incredible sound and block out noise much better than Bose. And they fit in the pocket. It was the best thing I did to make my iPod sound spectacular. You have to hear them to believe it.

Posted by phil on July 10, 2004 at 10:03 PM (PDT) Comment 3

Bought the earphones. Jack was defective giving only one channel. They sit on the ear (unless I have unusually big ears!) and make the ears uncomfortable warm. Good idea, ok design and lousy quality control.

Posted by Dave on October 8, 2004 at 10:36 AM (PDT) Comment 4

Is there someone tha actually has something GOOD to say about the headphones!!??:S

Posted by Dude on October 12, 2004 at 6:27 AM (PDT) Comment 5

the headphones (at least for me) were a waste of money. The cord to connect them to my iPod never seemed to work right and it has since broken almost entirely. It almost never worked well unless I played with the cord and then it only played well fow a few minutes.

Posted by nickd12095 on August 22, 2006 at 5:47 PM (PDT) Comment 6
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