May 28th 2011 4:45 pm

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conclusion:We're mixed

78 September 19th 2012 12:56 pm

The A151s provide good sound, and are at least on par with most other sub-$50 in-ear headphones. Bass tends to be more balanced (some would say flat) than many listeners would like, though whether or not that's a bad thing depends in part on your taste in music. One plus: the A151s tangle-resistant braided cord generally works well, making these a good choice if, like many people, you find yourself constantly untangling your cable every time you remove your headphones from a case or pocket. Though the A151s come with multiple silicone eartips, some users report discomfort, due to the stiffness of the tips.

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8.0
CNET May 11, 2012

At around $50 online, the MEElectronics A151s are among the most affordable balanced-armature earphones out there and deliver very good sound for the money.

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9.0
Craving Tech Apr 29, 2011

The A151 design is stylish and it’s not just for the looks, but produces a better listening experience: it’s comfortable, cables don’t get tangled, enough length to go from the back of your CPU to your ears, perfect in-ear fit, great passive noise cancellation, and it sounds great!

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8.0
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After reading a bunch of reviews on these they seemed like the right buy to upgrade over my current Ultimate Ears MetroFi 170. At the price of $47 I really have absolutely zero complaints about these. I’m going to expand further on each criteria from above since I can’t fit it entirely. Design...

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