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Sony Outs MDR-1 Range of Headphones

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Ultimate sound quality, comfort wear and design are beautifully harmonised in the new MDR-1 range of premium headphones from Sony. The pinnacle of over fifty years of design innovation by Sony, the ground-breaking MDR-1 range is the result of unique creative partnership with Sony Music Entertainment. Available in standard, digital noise cancelling and Bluetooth wireless versions, the new headphones feature a closed-back design for maximum isolation and exceptional bass response.

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Sony headphones break so easy.
 
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True for their "made in china" iems, i hate when my gear is made in china, i just know it will break\fail...

Still cant quite complain, my sony's usually last (even if my mdr-ex90 had to be glued a few times already, they still sound great and are in one piece)...
 
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I occasionally DJ, and I know a few DJs that have had members of Sony's DJ series of headphones last for several years, even some famous figures.

Here's a pair from Paul Van Dyk after many years of mixing:

 
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Sony headphones are made in Thailand.
 

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Sony headphones break so easy.
If you buy their consumer shit, that is. Go for their professional ones (or even semi pro ones) and they are built like tanks as shown above.
 
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Sony headphones are made in Thailand.
Sony phones are made in china and Thai, i personally prefer the thailand manufacturing, they last longer...
 
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Those Liquid Crystal Polymer Film diaphragms interest me. Something different for drivers. Wonder how good they sound.