Best earphones for your iPhone and iPad

Best earphones for your iPhone and iPad

Summary: Let's take a look at the best earphones for your iPhone or iPad. All the earphones listed here are fully compatible with the iPhone 4S, iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS, and all iPad models.


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  • Under $10 - Sony MDR-J10

    A cheap and cheerful clip-style earphones. Decent sound quality, good fit. An idea pair for use in at the gym since there's little to go wrong, and when they do die, you can replace them cheaply.

    Available in a range of colors.

    • Driver Unit: 13.5 mm
    • Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 20,000 Hz
    • Impedance: 16 ohms
    • Sensitivity (db): 104dB/mW
    • Cord Length (Approx): 4 ft (1.2 m)
    • 3-button controller: No

    Image credit: Sony.

    Price: $9.95.

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  • Under $80 - a-JAYS Four

    Pick up a pair of a-JAYS Four and the first thing you notice is the distinctive flat, tangle-free cable. But there's more to these earphones that you can't see. For example, the digital, active surface-mounted MEMS silicon microphone that removes GSM/TDMA burst noise and provides wide-band RF noise suppression.

    Excellent audio quality for the price, and the five pairs of silicone sleeves, ranging in size from XXS to L, means a good fit for everyone.

    • Type: 8.6 mm Dynamic Speaker
    • Sensitivity: 96 dB @ 1 kHz
    • Impedance: 16 Ohm @ 1 kHz
    • Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 21 000 Hz
    • Length: 3.5 ft (1.2 m)
    • 3-button controller: Yes

    Image credit: a-JAYS.

    Price: $69.99.

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Topics: iPhone, Hardware, iPad, Mobility, Smartphones

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