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    What do you use? I keep twitching at buying some wireless ones but am not sure if they would be good...
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    I have wireless for everyday use, wireless bone conducting for running (meaning I can hear traffic) and a pair of wireless noise cancelling.
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    More high end devices are getting rid of the 3.5mm plug, not going to have a choice soon...
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    Wireless. Just more convenient and easier to maintain since you don't have to worry about the cable being broken.
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    (Original post by Tiger Rag)
    I have wireless for everyday use, wireless bone conducting for running (meaning I can hear traffic) and a pair of wireless noise cancelling.
    Ah interesting. What models do you use? How are the bone ones? Would they not work for all the time?
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    Wireless. Just more convenient and easier to maintain since you don't have to worry about the cable being broken.
    Until the battery runs out...or like mine this morning, they decide to stop pairing.
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    (Original post by ChrisN)
    Ah interesting. What models do you use? How are the bone ones? Would they not work for all the time?
    Everyday pair are Sony, Bone Conducting are Aftershokz, which are ok. But you have to use bluetooth, which drains my ipod battery a lot. My noise cancelling ones are Bose. I have the ones where you can change the amount of noise you can hear.
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    (Original post by Drewski)
    Until the battery runs out...or like mine this morning, they decide to stop pairing.
    True!!!!
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    Wireless. Better for running, less risk of them breaking and no need to constantly detangle them.
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    I seem to be the only one here, but I actually don't like wireless ones. Having to remember to charge them and the trouble with connecting them to every device you use, it's just easier to use wired for me. However, I've only tried wireless once and so that could be why.
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    Wireless are better, even if your phone has an audio jack, but companies like Apple are making adapters to plug your headphones into the charger port of the phone, the only trouble with this is you can't privately listen to something and charge your phone at the same time
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    My Beats Solo 3 (wireless) battery lasts for 2 months literally...worth every penny.
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    (Original post by ChrisN)
    What do you use? I keep twitching at buying some wireless ones but am not sure if they would be good...
    I use the Apple ones (supplied with the iPhone 5 and above), their sound quality is amazing! I'm on my 3rd pair though as they do tend to break easily
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    (Original post by ChrisN)
    What do you use? I keep twitching at buying some wireless ones but am not sure if they would be good...
    I use the steel series siberia 800 gaming headphones which are wireless, best headphones I've ever used and worth every penny of the £250 I paid for them.
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    (Original post by RoyalSheepy)
    I use the Apple ones they're amazing! I'm on my 3rd pair though as they do tend to break easily
    Forgive the pedantry, but bold bit number 2 would tend to make bold bit number 1 untrue in my book.
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    (Original post by Drewski)
    Forgive the pedantry, but bold bit number 2 would tend to make bold bit number 1 untrue in my book.
    I meant sound quality :lol: I have edited the post
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    Get wireless ones with an optional cable. Best of both worlds.
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    wired earphones for out and about, wireless headphones for the computer at home. No interest in headphones in public and wireless earphones strike me as too easy to lose and not worth the money
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    I love my wireless headphones. I wasn't sure about them either but I got some for my birthday this year and since then I can't do without them. 😂
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