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Monster Turbine High Performance In-Ear Speakers (127593) - Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)

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  • Low mass, wide bandwidth driver for precision response
  • Black chrome all-metal housing eliminates vibration for pure sound
  • Monster sound isolating eartips in multiple sizes provide a perfect fit to seal out noise
  • Tangle-resistant cable design
  • MicroStrand cable for extended frequency response
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Color: Black
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Technical Details

Color: Black
  • Noise-Cancelling-Feature

Product Details

Color: Black
  • Product Dimensions: 0.4 x 0.8 x 0.7 inches ; 0.6 ounces
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
  • ASIN: B001LNO722
  • Item model number: MH TRB IE
  • Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (710 customer reviews)
  • Date first available at Amazon.com: April 2, 2008

Product Description

Color: Black

From the Manufacturer

Life is Too Short to Listen to Bad Headphones. These days, we spend a lot of time listening to music with headphones. Every minute you spend enjoying your music should be the best it can be, but ordinary headphones can't deliver the rich dynamics, full range, and emotional impact of your favorite music.Sound So Incredible, We Had to Call Them In-Ear Speakers Monster Turbines truly deliver the big sound, power, and clarity that you'd expect from full size high-end speakers. That's why we had to call them speakers, not headphones.Bass So Deep, it Sounds Like There's a Subwoofer Unlike other headphones that can't reproduce deep bass, Monster Turbines accurately reproduce even the lowest bass notes without distortion. You'll hear thunderous low-end for incredible sound with every kind of music,from the thumping bass beats of hip hop tracks to the deepest pipe organ notes in classical compositions. Less Noise, More Music. We live in a noisy world that can interfere with your listening. Monster Turbines include multiple sound isolating ear-tips to give you a perfect fit that seals out unwanted noise for a pure listening experience.Secure, Comfortable Fit for Active Lifestyles In-ear headphones give you total freedom to move for life on-the-go. But they don't always stay where they are or even in your ear, especially if you're working out. Monster's ear hooks keep your headphones firmly in place. They're lightweight, easy to wear and remove, and easily bend to fit your ear's shape.

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What Critics Are Saying About Monster Turbine
  • "Looks like Monster is doing more than just diversifying itself: It is serious about being a player in the headphone market." --David Worthington, Technologizer
  • "We got a chance to try them out for ourselves and they are indeed very powerful and with an amazing amount of clarity for in-ear headphones...from the time we've spent so far with them - they're worth every penny." --Helena Stone, Chip Chick
  • "Monster's Turbine in-ear headphone delivers excellent sound quality, with strong bass; robust, all metal construction; handsome carry case." --Steve Guttenberg, CNET.com
  • "Monster hit their mark with the Turbines and listeners, both casual and discerning, will be satisfied with both their quality and value." --Sal Cangeloso, Geek.com
  • "All in all, the Turbines are a nice entry into the in-ear headphone arena by Monster, and fantastic sound quality for the price—just make sure your music lives up to their high standards." --Benny Goldman, Gizmodo.com
  • "…big sound, good bass, and comfort that you’d expect from full size high-end speakers." --Richard M. Sherwin, ElectronicHouse.com
  • "How do they sound? In a word, fantastic." --Aric Annear, End User
  • "At last, killer ear buds!" --Tommy Shaw, Styx
  • "When paired with any of my portable devices (or non-portable ones for that matter) the Turbines sounded great. As promised, they deliver better bass than almost any other product at the price level, balanced out by solid mids and pretty clear highs. If volume is an issue for you, don’t worry, the Turbines can get quite loud without distortion, a feat that many in-ear headphones cannot accomplish." --- Sal Cangeloso, geek.com
  • "... let’s do talk about sound. It’s stellar. Monster calls these “in-ear speakers” instead of “in-ear headphones” because they feel the sound is that good, and it’s not far from that. The audio is clear and full with impressive (but not muddy) bass for both music and games; sometimes annoyingly so, but that’s my own fault. Remember when you thought a 128 kbps bit rate was fine for your MP3s? You’re going to be paying for that with these headphones, because you’ll definitely hear all of the imperfections. It’s a fair trade-off, though, because you’ll also hear bits of your music that are lost on cheaper headphones."- Kirk Hiner, appletell.com
  • The Turbine Pros are surely the best ear-bud-type headphones I've heard and ones I could be happy with for years to come. The Turbines are stylish, perform strongly across the board, are comfortable and built to last.- Todd Whitesel, Audio Video Revolution

  • Customer Questions & Answers

    Customer Reviews

    Once you find the right ear tip, the fit is great.
    John Chancellor
    Music sounds amazing, and I was impressed at how clear the highs are, smooth the mids are, and how deep and clear the bass is.
    Please understand, the one star I give this product is based mostly on Monster's customer service.

    Most Helpful Customer Reviews

    317 of 350 people found the following review helpful By FC on March 20, 2009
    Color Name: Black
    I have had the opportunity to listen to the Monster Turbine for a month or so. In my experience the earphones I have purchased, especially the ones with dynamic drivers, they often need a certain amount of burn-in time before they reach their full potential. I have burned in the Monster with a mix of pink noise and a variety of music for around 100 hours before I started listening to them seriously.

    In the past couple of years I have "collected" earphones in my search for the ultimate sound. I have used these to compare to the Monster Turbine and I have categorized them into three groups:
    Lower budget earphones($15-40): Koss Sparkplug, Skullcandy Ink'd JVC HAFX66, JVC HAFX33, Sennheiser CX300, Soundmagic PL-30 and 12, Maximo IM-390. Mid budget earphones($50-90): Ultimate Ears Super fi.3, NUFORCE NE-7M, Denon 551, Shure E2c Crossroads mylarone Bijou 3 and Altec Lansing IM716. Upper budget earphones($100-200) Audeo PFE 112, Shure SE310, Q-Jays and Yuin OK2.

    The music I have been listening to The Turbines with has been a mix of different artist and genres.
    Classical rock (Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, Eagles, Neil Young, The Doors, Dire Straits, Bob Dylan, David Bowie, Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Black Sabbath, Rush). Electronica (Infected Mushrooms, Daft Punks, Kraftwerk, Aphex Twins )
    New wave/eighties music (Spandau Ballet, Lloyd Cole, Talking Heads, The Clash, New Order, Peter Gabriel). Alt.Rock ( Nirvana, REM, Pearl Jam, Coldplay, Smashing Pumkins, The Pixies). New Metal (Nightwish, Dream Theatre, Porcupine Three, Evanescence, Metallica). Female artists within Jazz/folk/opera ( Diana Krall, Kari Bremnes, Joni Mitchell, Sara Brightman) Jazz/fusion (John Mchauglin, Al di Meola, Andy Mckee, Charlie Parker John Coltrane, Pat Metheny) And many more..
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    139 of 164 people found the following review helpful By Gen of North Coast Gardening TOP 500 REVIEWERVINE VOICE on January 22, 2009
    Color Name: Black
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    I'm a gardener by profession, so I listen to my MP3 player a LOT. I love that I can get concert-quality sound out in the field and while being active. The no-tangle wires actually work and save me a lot of hassle. I'm very glad I got them!
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    26 of 31 people found the following review helpful By Ken on February 12, 2009
    Color Name: Black
    1. Tell us about your experience opening the Turbine box.
    When I first received the Fedex package and opened the box I was stunned by the high quality packaging that Monster used to package the Monster Turbine In ear Speakers. It reminded me of the high quality packaging that I get when I open a lot of the Apple products that I own.

    What are your impressions of the packaging and presentation?
    When I opened up the box it was perfect the Monster Turbine in ear speakers were displayed like a fine piece of Jewelry. The magnetic clasps on the side of the box showed the high attention to detail that you put into every part of the packaging. I really liked the statement on the inside of the box from the Head Monster "Life is too short to listen to bad headphones". This is such a true statement that after people take the time to listen to these in ear speakers they will begin to appreciate how music is meant to be heard.

    2. Describe the music you used to compare Turbines and your own headphones
    In order to compare the Monster Turbine in ear speakers vs. my Ultimate Ears LE headphones I listened to a variety of different music. I began my test by listening to some of my favorite hard rock bands like Metallica, Disturbed, Trapt, Papa Roach, and Motley Crue. Then I wanted to hear how female vocals sounded so I went to Marion Rave, Pink and Hillary Duff. To really test the quality of the speakers I even listened to some Trans Siberian Orchestra and Metallica when they played with the San Francisco Symphony.

    3. Tell us about the music sources you used (portable player, laptop computer, etc.) and how well they each worked with Turbines.

    To do my testing I used both 3G IPhone as well as my IPod.
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    62 of 79 people found the following review helpful By Sergey Pugachov on November 12, 2010
    Color Name: Black Verified Purchase
    My first impression of a product by Monster was mediocre to say the least. I really tried to like them. Here is my opinion:
    Sound Quality
    There is no denying that the sound quality of these earphones is outstanding. I listen to Tiesto, NIN, Tool, Infected Mushroom as well as classical. All songs sound awesome and we call all agree on that.
    They look great color wise. The ear pieces also stand out with their metallic materials and fancy ear tips. However starting with the cord they look very ordinary and average at best. It's almost as if the designers cut corners with the cord and connector. The plastic divider also looks cheap for this kind of price.
    Build Quality
    This is where I had to send these back. Got these on Monday, tested them out and they were sent back by Wednesday. Again, the ear pierce itself is of superb quality (although some folks had problems them separating in two parts). Problems arise when you examine the cord connection to the driver. They feel VERY fragile and as if it will pop out just from dropping to the floor, which may be due to the weight of the ear pieces. I suspect that the cord is not connected to the actual part. The connector, being not an L shape, is destined to wear off if you are planning on wrapping the cord around your iPod. For this kind of exorbitant price, is it too much to ask for an L shaped connector? The cable is very sensitive and frail. I compared it to the earphones that you get with your Ipod and guess what? The cheap white Apple ones felt sturdier, much sturdier. This is a big investment so I decided not to gamble with these.
    Ease of Use
    On the public transportation, I had problems with the cable once again. It tangles or gets caught as I am moving my hands.
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