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The MDR-G55LP headphone set includes additional features such as a folding mechanism for easy carrying and extra portability.

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Pros

Sound quality is a step up from most stock earbuds.

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Changeable caps design is clever, lets users change their headphone colour easily.

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Great for working out or running--sit pretty firmly on the ears.

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Really reasonable price point for the quality.

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Cons

Lacks the bass boost function of the previous iteration.

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Can get pretty uncomfortable after listening for a while.

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Absolutely no sound privacy--you can clearly hear everything around you and everyone can hear your music.

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The Sony MDR-G55LP is a mid-grade, "budget", headphone set with a street style behind the neck headband design that is targeted for active users of all ages. The non slip, and snug design of the ear clips means the headphones are suitable for rigorous activities such as walking, jogging, exercising, skating and many others. The MDR-G55LP headphone set includes additional features such as a folding mechanism for easy carrying and extra portability, a mini stereo plug that resists corrosion and provides maximum conductivity, a single side cord that is suitable and durable enough for outdoor use, a Ferrite magnet, a 30mm driver unit that provides deeper bass, lower distortion and a wider dynamic range and interchangable caps (2 sets included) that come either in black and red, or white and gold. The Sony MDR-G55LP headphone set was released on October 20, 2008 and has an MSRP of $24.99.

Key Specs
  • Street style behind the neck headband
  • Round, open-air earbuds
  • Non slip ear clips
  • Non-corrosive mini stereo plug that maximizes conductivity
  • Single side cord durable enough for outdoor use
  • Folding mechanism for extra portability
  • Comes with 2 sets of caps: Black & Red, or White & Gold
  • Driver Unit: 30mm
  • Power Handling Capacity: 1,000mW
  • Frequency Response: 16Hz - 20,000Hz
  • Sensitivity: 105dB/mW
  • Magnet: Ferrite
  • Release Date: 10/20/2008
  • MSRP: $24.99
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