[ubuntu-uk] Earphones

Colin Wylie badger at badgerdotcom.co.uk
Thu Sep 11 19:00:27 BST 2008

Jai Harrison wrote:
> Hey DarkOtter,
> I had a look at Amazon for the pmx but they're not in-ear type of
> earphones that I'm after. (Did you mean to say that they have a
> neckband?)  I had a look at their earphones range and they seem to
> have reviews that suggest the sound quality is awful (one suggests a
> constant electrical hum comes through them).
> I don't really know what to think about these ones:
> http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sennheiser-CX300-Eco-Headphones-Black/dp/B000S8EUNM/
> They are £17 and are being sold by a preferred merchant (another word
> for amazon market place? I hear they're selling poor copies on there).
> I consider them pretty expensive but would be willing to pay that if
> they're a good pair. I'm not sure where to buy them from though or
> whether it's safe to buy them from the Amazon
> merchant/reseller/whatever they suggest. All I really want is a good
> pair of earphones so that I can listen to music and use my computer's
> sound whilst others sleep again yet it seems so difficult.
Go for the 400's 

THey also come with an extra 1m extension, and they sound better. What I 


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