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Sad day: My Shure E4c earphones hit the end of the road

Skull Candy earbuds RIP

Koss Sportapro no go

Elbow versus straight plug

These earphones still work, but they're hanging by a few strands of copper wire.
Caption by CNET Reviews staff / Photo by Sarah Tew/CNET
This crack ended the life of these Skull Candy earphones.
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These headphones are pretty ancient and nasty--but with a little TLC (and some new earpads), they might have a second life.
Caption by CNET Reviews staff / Photo by Sarah Tew/CNET
The elbow plug is more durable and helps prevent shorts.
Caption by CNET Reviews staff / Photo by Sarah Tew/CNET
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