What are the best in-ear headphones with microphone under $200?
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The P1 is a pair of very high quality in-ear headphones with metal earpieces so you can bring them on the go without worrying about damaging them. Sound quality is accurate, and the mic delivers crisp and clean audio. See More
The value and craftsmanship that the Pinnacle P1 offers is hard to beat at this price range. They are durable due to the metal earpieces. The stand-out build quality is complemented by a detailed and balanced sound, braided cables and a large assortment of ear tips. See More
The sound signature is very balanced, with no frequencies taking over the rest in terms of extension. The highs are clear and airy, but do not sound harsh. The mids are smooth and rich yet are not too forward and do not creep up on the highs. The bass has good level of punch and extension, but is also controlled so there's no booming and won't muddy up the mids. This sound makes these in-ears great for those who value sound accuracy over a fun and boosted sound, and as such work really well with all types of music. See More
Despite being made out of metal, the earpieces are actually quite lightweight. Combined with the good fit, these headphones stay in the ears pretty well without tiring your or ears or causing discomfort. This makes them very easy to wear for hours straight. See More
The V-Moda Forza Metallo has amazing build quality for in-ear headphones. The earpieces are made from CNC-forged aircraft metal which gives makes them really solid yet still fairly lightweight. The cable is also reinforced so it will not break easily even if twisted a little too much. These in-ear headphones can definitely survive being stuffed in a pocket or chucked into a bag. See More
If you prefer more neutral sounding headphones, especially from the lower frequencies, you may want want to stay clear from these. The Forza Metallo's bass is quite powerful and prominent, and while this does not muddy up the other frequencies, the power and impact from the bass may just be too much for you. See More
The sound signature has deep and powerful bass, giving you a lot of thump from bass drum hits and other low frequency sound sources. Highs also have good detail and airiness to them. Also notable are the mids which are a bit forward so vocals can still be easily appreciated despite the powerful bass and the crisp highs. They're enjoyable to use for a wide variety of music, but bass heavy tracks are what they will work with best. See More
The H3 foregoes the usual boosted highs and lows that can be heard from most headphones/earphones in favor of a more refined approach. The bass is not overpowering, and instead is controlled, delivering good punch without adding bloat to the mids. The mids sound very natural and warm, so vocals and guitars really sound good with these earphones. The highs deliver a lot of detail with good clarity, yet does not get harsh in any way. These earphones are easy to listen, and work best with classical, jazz and vocal heavy genres. See More
Not really a con but something that you should be aware of. There are separate variants for iOS and Android, and the remote won’t function fully when used with a different platform, so be sure that you are purchasing the right variant for your device. See More
The highs stand out from the sound signature. There is a nice level of detail along with an airy and shimmery feel. Cymbals and high pitched sound sources sound fantastic and accurate with these. The mids are also pretty good as they are slightly forward, rich and smooth. Vocals, especially female vocals are very pleasing to listen to. The bass is slightly recessed though. While the low frequencies are present and may be enough for most, bass heads might find the bass to be lacking. See More
The earpieces are made from high quality plastic which is fairly lightweight yet feels solid as well. The two cables that come with these headphones are fairly thick and flexible. One of the cables is even braided, which adds to overall durability. See More