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Old 07-15-2004, 01:52 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i was wondering what was a REALLY good pair of headphones . . .

im going on a vacation in early august and im going to be travelling process for a total of 36 hours one way (3 hours international check-in, 15 hour flight LAX to hong kong, 8 hour stopover, 3 hours hong kong to bangkok, 1 hour plane wait, 4 hours bangkok to bombay, 2 hour customs in india)

mind you . . . this is ONE WAY . . . so im gonna spend a total of 3 days travelling round trip . . .

anyways . . . good headphones are NEEDED!


for those curious, this is the cathay pacific route
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Old 07-15-2004, 02:32 AM   #2 (permalink)
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did you need one with at mic on it? if you want the best i would suggest recording studio head phones...
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no, just one that gives good sound . . .

looking for a brand name
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Bose is the best brand of headphones you can get with there noise canceling technology. However, you will pay a hefty price. I think like 300-400 dollars. Do what i did when i wanted a good set of headphones...goto Radio Shack and ask the sales person what the best headphones are for value and then you can either buy them there or go on ebay and check for them. Hope that helps
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k thanks . . .

though i dont think i'll pay $300-$400 for a pair of headphones . . .

but the noise cancellation would help on 44 hours on an airplane
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i would check their web site first to get the specs and then e-bay to buy them
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yeah, i found it on ebay for about $225 . . .

but i just called the airline and they have those EXACT same headphones on the plane free of charge for use

so i guess i'll just use the airplanes
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logitec makes some high quality, ergonomic headphones
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i love my koss titaniums, and my koss stereo set. never go with stock stuff it sucks
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