• 5.0 out of 5 stars

    These sound fantastic - Try foam tips!

    The ear tips that ship with these headphones detract from what is otherwise, a really great sounding product.(I should have knocked off one star...Apple should ship these with optional foam tips for those that can't get along with the silicone ones!)
    Initially, I could not get the silicone tips to seal properly and the phones sounded truly awful! Fortunately I had a pair of memory foam tips laying around from a previous set of headphones that fitted and the difference was stunning.
    'Comply Whoomp' foam tips are advertised for use these headphones. The foam tips sound so much better than the silicone ones, I am sure there are other makes that will also fit. Buying new tips is adds to the initial cost but the difference in the sound is well worth it.
    To sum up, if you can get the seal right on these phones they sound 1000% better. (Better than headphones that have cost me twice the price and have had 5 star reviews!)
    Twin drivers; 5Hz to 21kHz, great balanced sound...bargain! (and I never thought I'd ever say that about a bit of Apple kit!)

    9 of 15 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Iphone 6s In ear headphones - Worst product ever

    I have recently bought a iPhone 6s, phone is just awesome but when it comes to apple ear phones, they are the worst creation ever made.
    They just don't fit into your ear, no matter how large or small your ear is. They keep falling down all the time, i have tried to fit these headphones into three of many family member's ear's and all had the same problem.
    Audio quality is way worst. No bass and lot of noise when used outdoors, these two are at the top list, there many more issues.
    No soft case for the ear buds.
    I some how feel call quality gets reduced while answering calls using these ear phones.

    Now, what am i achieving at the end of this review, NOTHING. People like me would just go ahead and buy better ear phones, because after spending good amount on the phone, you just don't want some bad ear phones to ruin that experience.

    One last point, if you are a music lover and listen to at least 3 to 4 hours in a day using ear phones. Just throw these ear phones in the trash as soon as u unbox your Iphone6S.

    9 of 32 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Not meeting Apple standards

    The headphones are just average sounding in ears. No bass at all, Apple has a world class standard for music, don't know what went wrong here, me being a die hard APPLE Fan had a disappointment from this product.
    Apple please help in replacing them with a better in ear head phones like rest of the products best in class.

    3 of 3 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    DONT BUY THIS

    tHIS IS ABSOLUTELY NOT GOOD I AM NOT HAPPY THEY FALL APART, MAKE MY MUSIC SOUND NOT GOOD AND HONESTLY ID RATHER SPEND MY MONEY ON LAXITIVES

    27 of 40 people found this useful

  • 2.0 out of 5 stars

    Lost the silicon bud and it seems no replacement is available

    After a few months of use one silicon bud went missing. Checked Q&A here and it seems you can not replace them. Yes I know it comes with replacement but they are not really replacements, they are different sizes and the other sizes just do not work for me: the bud keeps falling off.

    The sound did not seem good to me. I even had problems understanding people in a call. I like more the sounds of the original headphones.

    There is a "noise reduction effect". I was not aware of this but it works great. Enough to leave my noise reduction big headphones behind and listen to podcast in public transport.

    10 of 14 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Bought this item and the quality is way off.

    Bought this item and the quality is way off. Sound volume is low at max, bass is dead and feels like a 5USD headphones in terms of quality. I think Apple should withdraw this unit as it seems to be defective from the manufacturer. The Apple earpods that comes with the iphone is way better than this.

    5 of 5 people found this useful

  • 4.0 out of 5 stars

    "Won't stay in Ear" They are good headphones with a 1 year warranty

    I just want to address these people who say it won't stay in their ear and then post one star. People have a misconception of how silicon ear plugs are suppose to stay in the ear. if they are falling out its because they are to big or to small. I have two different size ear holes so I have to to wear two different sizes. Its like women who wear the wrong bra size for 20 years and then realize when someone has to people it out. Any silicon based headphone you have to make sure is snug or you will not get the full sound.

    0 of 1 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Terrible - won't stay in, plugged-up and broken

    These headphones are terrible. The multi-sized silicone covers are either too big (won't go in your ear) or too small (doesn't form a seal and comes out). Worse, once the cover came of IN MY EAR and a co-worker had to take it out with a pair of pliers. That was 3 years ago. I can't believe Apple still carries them. I don't have a huge amount of ear wax, but within a month or two, the left one became plugged. I was able to clean it out a few times, but now it has just stopped working due to the damage.

    13 of 19 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Perfromance is Great Design Sub Par

    I currently have 2 pairs of these headphones and have enjoyed the sound quality. However, the silicone tips are poorly designed as over time they have ripped or fallen off while removing from pockets. Without the right silicone tip these will not stay in your Ear and are worthless! The worst part is Apple DOESN'T make it easy to purchase replacement Silicone ear-tips. I actually called apple support and they tried selling me a part that was "apparently" the silicone tip for $39 when I paid $80 !! It's shouldn't be this hard to sell these to customers and I'm sure i'm not the only customer who feels this way. It seems Apple doesn't focus as much attention to these type of accessories as they do their main line products.I wouldn't buy these again!

    10 of 16 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Poor sound quality, don't stay in ear

    I agree with the other reviews: the sound quality is no better than the standard apple earbuds. Furthermore, these don't stay in my ear- I even swapped out the plastic tops for size large.

    11 of 16 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Pads drop out and are irreplaceable

    This has great sounds BUT once you have lost one of the little silicone pads, you cannot buy a replacement (despite the efforts of a helpful guy at the on-line Apple Store). So for a few cents worth of silicone, you have to buy a new headset. Forget it and buy Sennheiser, which has excellent quality and offers replacement pads.

    2 of 2 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Ear tips NOT replaceable!!!!!!

    Great sound etc. BUT I have lost one large ear tip. OK so why don't I buy another one? I can't because Apple does not sell replacements. Generic ones simply do not do the same job. This is why I'm only giving it one star!!!

    2 of 2 people found this useful

  • 4.0 out of 5 stars

    Great sound quality.

    as said in the title, great sound quality, however the earbuds come off easily, so you should be a bit more careful when moving them around. Other than that, I actually love the In-Ear Headphones, the sound quality is REALLY good, it's definitely worth the price.

    0 of 1 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    No replacement parts

    The earbuds constantly pop off. Apple does not offer replacement tips (despite it being illegal to sell goods in Australia without replacement parts). If they do give you replacement tips, you are made to feel like they are bestowing a great favour upon you. Better off going with Bluebuds. They sell ear bud replacement tips at a reasonable price with no fuss and no Apple attitude.

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Zero Bass

    For any bass lovers this headphone is not the right choice.

    2 of 4 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Stay way from these!

    Definitely not worth the money! Sounds like AM radio and very weak at the bass range

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    No replacement ear tips

    Imagine making a product that has detachable ear tips that, quite easily, detach and get lost and not selling replacements. Actually, you don't have to imagine it because this is that product.

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Not Worth Buying!

    The rubber ear plug keeps on dropping out. If you have lost all the rubber ear plug, there's no way you can replace it. So your headphones would be useless without the rubber ear plug unless you can stand the discomfort of hearing music without it. Therefore. I would highly recommend whoever who is interested in this product to pay for something else. God bless those who have bought this without reading my review. PEACE OUT!

  • 4.0 out of 5 stars

    Good Life ,

    MY_Apple In-Ear Headphones with Remote and Mic were immediately more functional than the ordinary Aplle headphone, supplied with an iPhone. But hey, they're a little louder, more noise reducing, and extra length to the cord when compared to any of the other headphones I have bought. Many thanks for staying true to iPhone, Apple. iTunes as good now, with these_ Bon vie!

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    NO REPLACEMENT TIPS??????

    these silicon tips come loose like crazy.
    If you're lucky, they're in your pocket. If you're not, you're out $100 bucks.
    coz apple don't sell replacements. and their solution is to BUY ANOTHER PAIR.

    2 of 3 people found this useful