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Headphones and Earbuds

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Headphones and earbuds are personal devices worn on or in the ear. They allow for private listening of music, movies, video games, and other audio. They are a common accessory to devices such as mp3 players and cell phones.

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Most wireless earbuds are specifically designed to fit a brand of phone. That is why there isn't really a universal earbud. This is a money making market. As in, Nokia wants Nokia owner to only use stuff for Nokia. Why would they allow Motorolla to make money off of there idea? Best used with bluet…
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Generally speakers are plug-and-play. If you have tried that and it didn't work go to your control panel to 'Sounds and Audio Devices' to 'Speaker settings' then 'Advanced' and change the scroll bar to 'Headphones'
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Well, earphones work almost anywhere, so i would say they work by the built-in speakers they have in the earphones. They work on a Mac or a PC. They work on phones, I pods, I pads, and kindles, and also NOOKS!
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Head phones were invented in 1937 by a German company Beyerdynamic.
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Removing Broken Headphone Jack Assuming you have tried to pull it out with needle nose plyers and could not, take an ordinary drinking straw, the skiny kind, and cut 1 1/2 inch off the end. Take this short piece and put it in the hole over top and around, the broken off part. Do not force it. It wi…
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Answer # 1 Don't worry about falling asleep while praying the rosary. St. Therese of Lisieux used to do the same. She said it was natural for a little child to feel so safe and loved in their Father's arms that they slip into sleep. Feel blessed that your Father loves you so much and continue to be …
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YES! If the volume is too high and its too high for too many times
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put moth balls in your gas it will run like a raped ape for a short time but will probably blow the motor after a few runs.
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Sennheiser makes the absolute best headphones. In particular the Sennheiser HD600 headphones are the best. You can find more information on the best headphones in the links below.The Sennheiser HD600 headphones are very good headphones. Beats Pro High Performance headphones and the Bose Quiet Comfor…
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Ive just bought some Sony DR-BT22iK bluetooth wireless headphones for the ipod, and they work brilliantly with the iphone. You get headphones, a dongle, and headphone charger in the kit. You also get a decent roaming distance range. You can watch your films as well as just listen to your music. It a…
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Answer It's a myth. There is really no 8 Ohm amplifier on the market. And there never was. The amplifier will have an output impedance of around 0.04 ohms. In hi-fi we have always impedance bridging. Zout << Zin. That means the output impedance of the amplifier is much less than the input …
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Answer let it dry.You shuould dry it with a drier rightaway.then see if it works. wait 2 or 3 days Another possible solution: Put it in a sealed jar with some rice. The rice will absorb the moisture in the air inside the jar and dry it out quicker.If it doesn't work, buy a new one! By the way,onlin…
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DVD Players in most American cars use Infrared (IR) transmissions for their wireless headphones. There are two types of wireless IR Headphones - 1 Channel and 2 Channel. The difference between the two is whether you want the passengers to be able to listen to two different audio sources, or if every…
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The law varies from state-to-state, and is not federally legislated.For example, in Texas, there is no law concerning headphones at all, so it is perfectly legal to wear headphones while driving (but is just as unsafe as leaving your music loud enough to overshadow emergency vehicles and vehicle hor…
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It's the place where you plug in the speaker wire. Speaker wire runs to the speaker allowing the electrical signal to operate the speaker or headphones. The speaker wires are fitted with a special kind of plug that will fit the speaker jack. Many computer manufacturers position the speaker jack in …
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i believe its a conspiracy between companies so we can carry on getting ripped off and in a whole lifetime spend thousands on these small breakable cheap things, jus imagine if we could have headphones which would last us years the big companies would not make monet, no jokes aside i believe they me…
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The first headphone was invented by Nathaniel Baldwin in 1910.
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They were invented the way they were invented!
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Usually it is about the same voltage as a few batteries, and in DC (direct current). It's not dangerous, but you could still get some pain from touching the exposes wires to anything moist on your body. However, if the speakers are "wired" or "amplified" - that is, they have their own connection t…
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im right, your wrongyeah i dont know, im just gonna guess by a smart dude. :)ANDYYYYYYYYYY  A pair of wireless 'phones has a radio receiver built in. An audio signal is sent from a nearby transmitter, which receives its input from a suitable source (c.d. player etc). The transmitted signal is…
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Headphones were based off the earpiece and were the only way to listen to electrical audio signals before amplifiers were developed. They were first successfully developed in 1910 by Nathaniel Baldwin. He made them in his kitchen and sold them to the Navy.
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Answer Yes there is now a wireless earbud for mp3 players and iPods. http://www.jaybirdgear.com/
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In 1910 nathaniel Baldwin made them I believe. :)
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Infrared which you can buy at your local Ford dealer. They stock two kinds factory installed or aftermarket 80 and 130 dollars.
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In the early 1900 by carl figgons
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You may get it from Sony Store..! I think W850i is archieve,
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wold light pink do the same??
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round about 1910 headphones where invented
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Yes, there are American made ear buds. The only American company that makes ear buds is called Westone, and they are located in Colorado.
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Headphones are, in general, any electronic devices that act as receivers for signals from other electronics--such as MP3 players, computers, phones and other devices--and convert said signals into vibrations which the ear processes as sound. These devices are, generally, attached to the head by some…
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Answer If your Bose system is working correctly, chances are that the impedence of your headphones are loading down the output causing the lowered volume. I'd suggest you try a different set of headphones and see if that helps. Maybe try a lightweight set from an Ipod, portable CD player, etc. a…
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That depends on whether or not the TV has audio output connectors on it. They're usually what's called an 'RCA' connector. Right channel will be red, left channel is white and video will be yellow in color. All you have to do is verify the output connectors and maybe find adapters to fit the headpho…
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210. Kobe Bryant is relatively light for his height versus the rest of the NBA. As he has aged he has trained harder to reduce his weight from where he was at in his 20's. This has lead to somewhat of a fad in the NBA of other players following suit to lose weight as they tip over 30 years of age.
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ANSWER Each speaker is driven by a pair of wires coming from the amplifier. One wire is "live" and the other wire is "ground". There are two little contacts in the headphone socket which connect the amplifier's live outputs to the headphones when the headphone jack is inserted. When the headphone…
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GM part # 25795363 ac delco headphone assembly. Fits 2002-08 envoy.
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It's like bandana, except it's premade so that you can easily tie them on the back.
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pro: you can hear better. con: you'll miss the pizza guy. pro: you wont hear you phone ring. con: you'll always here that tinitus ringing in your ear. pro: no one will hear your porn. con: you wont hear people walk in while your jacking off.
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The type of connector is used by the analog modems is RJ11 or RJ45.
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Buy new ones
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No, you can't. iPod does not support BlueTooth products.Yes you can. Use the Wireless Motorola S9 Bluetooth headphones with Motorola Bluetooth Adapter D650. Plug adapter into the iPod Touch and you are good to go. I have been doing this successfully for two years now.
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There is no law which states that you cannot. So yes, you could legally wear headphones while driving in Indiana. It is wise to exercise good judgment however, and determine whether it is safe to do so.
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The speakers in headphones are magnetic because they use electromagnetism. Electromagnetism is the process that that speakers use to produce sounds.
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well you should listen to this answer way better the use of a headphone is to listen to music, CD player, radio, tv, iPod nano, iPod shuffle also. this is why because sometimes people get bored so they listen to their music also is that if ur feeling sad listen to music THAT IS WHY PEOPLE USE H…
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Your best chances of repair are if you contact Sony and ask them. If This problem is only happening when you use the headphones on one device such as an iPod, the circuit in the device may be damaged. I won't get too involved into how to fix this, though. But if Sony won't help, your warranty is…
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Lawrence J. Fogel was the person who thought of them. But he didn't invent them.
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erm... haven't you disrupted the wire?One possible reason could be that your mp3 player is not working properly.Its the problem with audio o/p module of your mp3 player.There are two components of a sound file, if anyone one of them is corrupted, it will not deliver over the ear phones.Which mp3 pla…
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its an output but note it can also be an in put
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Headphones appeared in the latter part of the 19th century (the end of the 1800's). History may have lost the information relating to their invention and inventor.
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Well it must have some kind of sound output to speakers, they'll work fine in there, or if you use any kind of satellite box try using it with that,
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I've gotten a ticket for wearing one. Since I was just riding through the state (from Columbus OH to SD) I didn't fight it or get legal console though. I even pointed out to the officer that the noise canceling headphones I was wearing improved my hearing by reducing wind noise (and I had the volume…
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You can walk into a store and buy any kind of headphones or earbuds that will work with with CD players, Computers, any MP3 players, Mac, PlayStation Portable, Nintendo DS. for microphone capabilities, you will need to buy a headphone with a built-in microphone, this will only work with a PC. Specia…
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Oregon Driver's Manual says it's dangerous, but doesn't say anything about it being illegal (the recently instituted cell phone law is just above this part, so I trust that it's the most current Manual)
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Scientists have discovered that some Bluetooth headsets can contaminate the inner ear with radioactive gamma rays when used excessively. There are, however, several Bluetooth headsets manufactured by Orange, which are not only less damaging, but also very green to the environment. That is a very col…
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it's easy if you wont to make skype calls from psp you just plug in that's all.
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they work lol
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Put them in your EAR, oh smart one.
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SonySony....REALLY??? Is that the best you could do??? There are numerous earbuds but you need to ask youself what you are willing to spend. You can get them upwards of $400 but you can also get decent earbuds for $50. If you want the best you might want to check out Klipsch and this goes without sa…
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I have got quite a bit of earwax out of ears with earbuds so.. yes
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a hearing device usually used for mp3 players, laptops, portable DVD players, and things of that nature they are normally used at times when the people around you don't want to hear what ever you are listening to can be in tiny uncomfortable ear drops, comfy fluffy earmuff like ones with sound qua…
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I would like to kno that as well. i break a set every 3 or four weeks no matter how expensive they are or how much i look after them. I bought an expensive pair of sony earphones and they lasted 1 week i used them prob twice and same with skullcandy earphones. I'm thinking it mite be my ipod causing…
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With stereo earphones, it is often the case that certain parts of the music, perhaps the singer, will sound much louder in one earphone than the other. However, if everything seems louder in one earphone than the other, it is likely that the earphones are damaged and may need to be replaced.
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they were sooo cooll like omg fefe was here at school hahahahah
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sorry, but you cant that's only for the 2nd generation
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I think the Monster Headphones can be.
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depends on the loudness if you are playing the music really hard then they are
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My suggestion is get new earphones, but if you have tried other earphones and it still hasn't worked then you should go to best buy or somewhere that would know things about iPods and ask them to fix it. Another way that worked for me is to hit the earphone gently against the table and may shake th…
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A headphone amp is a small device that amplifies power within headphone speakers. They are capable of increasing volume levels, bass performance, improving sonic range and revealing more detail in music.
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The iPhone can play music without headphones and so can the second generation iPod touch, but the iPod nano needs headphones. Some decent ones should have come in the box unless you bought it second hand. thats not true i have an ipod nano, and it plays without headphones!!  The ipod nano 5t…
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Yes! You can use any set of headphones as a microphone. Follow the link to see how. http://www.metacafe.com/watch/728447/no_microphone_use_headphones/
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Earphones are used in iPods, MP3 Players and sometimes computers and Laptops. If something is amplified out loud, you can plug in Earphones, and you can hear the sound through the Earphones.
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Druversare the size of the speaker in millametres they provide either louder sound/ deeper bass when they are larger.
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The 9 mm driver unit in in-ear headphones is the size of the speakers. It means that each earbud has a 9 mm speaker.
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Most earphones have a 3.5mm jack, which fits almost any kind of portable device such as an iPod or a Zune. You take the plug from the earphones, and insert it into the 3.5mm port, or 'jack'. Then, you insert the earphone into your ears matching the correct sides which are normally labeled on the ear…
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just buy some old school big black headphones, they have bteer sound anyway or, the headphones have an L for left and an R for right on the back. Make sure you're putting the left in your left ear, and so on. also, if you're earbuds have the little rubber things at the tip, just push really hard w…
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I don't know. XP
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Your ipod must be broken ? or .. well ok so plug in your head phones in to the right hole and then push it hard and the plug may go into the i pod more . If this dosent work. You need to vist an Apple specialist. Hope that helped
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well i am not sure, but i think it is all about how the eletronics are assembled inside, and also the iPod doesnt have a speaker anywhere so if it did then we wouldn't here a thing! :)
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The best earbuds are all relevant to how much you want to spend, but you if you want the absolute best earbuds no matter what the price, the Sennheiser IE 8 Premium Audiophile In-Ear Noise Isolating Headphones are the best. A good source for finding the Best Earbuds can be found in the link below. …
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It depends what webcam you are buying. Most come with an ear-piece which has a microphone attached on to it.
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it depends, im an audiophile and i recommend:bose qc15audiotechnica ath-anc7bbowers and wilkins p5theyre the best ones ive listened every genre through
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The headphones play a metronome tone which helps the drummer keep in rhythm. Also, to keep the band on beat, the drummer has the headphones to hear his band playing to stay in beat. It is the drummers responsibility to keep the band on beat. Even if the guitarists are moving too fast or too slow, th…
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In-Ear: iBeats: $119.95 Heartbeats: $129.95 Diddybeats: $149.95 Tour: $149.95 Powerbeats: $149.95 Over-Ear Solo: $179.95 Solo HD: $199.95 Wireless: $279.95 Mixr: $279.95 Studio: $299.95 Pro: $399.95 Detox: $499.95 Note: Prices from United States Official Beats by Dr. Dre website. Prices may vary in …
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Make them smaller ;]
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Headphones were invented to help people listen to music without other people hearing the music or whatever and its Jeff again <>,...,<> this is the right answer so don't change !!! need more info message me at Jeffybo@aim.com im not a computer <>,...,<>
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I know the 3.5 MM Headphone Male Jack (the end of our headphone cable) is too big to just plug into the XBOX controller. I Would expect their is an adapter of sorts, to allow this connection. I own a pair of Beats, which has an excellent mic, but i can not find the adapter to allow me to use them. I…
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Depends on the model but normally you remove the earpad and then there are some screws under that which once undone will give you access to the inside of the headphones. Some are glued - to get into these use a hair dryer to heat up the glue then they normally come apart.
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The GUMY headphones are the best...
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Output, the sound is coming from the computer. Headphones are output; they produce something after receiving signal from another device, such as a computer or electronic player. When you use headphones they go in the output port of your computer.
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HMV sells PSP headphones...but usually when I try to but them, they run out of stock..don't know why though... but when times are lucky, you can get them
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Dynamic headphones refers to most headphones made and used today. They are usually more affordable than electrostatic headphones and generate sound by converting a signal into vibrations as it passes through the headphones. Dynamic headphones can be used with or without an amp and do not produce as …
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yes definitely ,output devices are those who outputs information from computer. and through headphones we can listen music or can do voice chat .
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