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Just asking for the heck of it, outta the following list, what's you guys' fave portable headphones? And I'm not counting Beats, Soul, Skullcandy, or Bose.

- Koss Portapro/Sportapro

- Koss KSC35

- Koss KSC75

- Koss Plug (modded)

- Koss UR40

- Sennheiser PX200

- Sennheiser PX100

- Sennheiser HD201

- Sennheiser HD202

- Sennheiser HD203

- Sennheiser HD205

- Sennheiser IE6

- Sennheiser IE7

- Sony MDR-V6/7506

- Sony MDR-ZX700/MDR-7520

- Audio-Technica ATH-M50

- Audio-Technica ATH-M30

- Audio-Technica ATH-M10

- Grado SR60i

- Grado SR80i

- Grado iGrado

- Grado GR8

- Grado GR10

- Vmoda Crossfade M80

- Vmoda Bass Freq

- Shure SRH440

- Shure SE846

- Etymotic ER-4

- Etymotic hf5

- Panasonic RP-HTX7

My personal fave as far as having actually used them goes would probably be the UR40 both because they have gorgeous sound and feel epic on the ears, however based on what I've read, the Portapro/Sportapro and KSC35 are some of the best bang-for-the-buck headphones out there, the KSC75 being the best.

Also, the MDR-V6/7506 has a good rep in the recording industry, and the ZX700/7520 are supposed to be good headphones as well. The Senns are take it or leave it, and I know the ATH-M50s are good as far as the ATs go because I tried one of my buds' ATH-M50s and they sounded really nice, DK about the ATH-M30s or M10s as far as sound and build quality goes, but I bet they're really good too.

As for the Plugs, I've read that you can make them decent earbuds with some mods.

And there's no specific music genre listed.

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