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How often do you use headphones/earbuds to listen to music?

Almost all the time.
19 (73.1%)
Most of the time.
4 (15.4%)
Sometimes.
1 (3.8%)
Not often.
0 (0%)
Almost never.
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How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« on: January 20, 2017, 06:55:52 pm »
How often do you listen to music with headphones or earbuds?

For me, I almost never listen to my music without them, even when I'm home alone. It just feels weird to me. Also, I don't want people knowing what I'm listening to all the time.
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #1 on: January 20, 2017, 07:11:13 pm »
I use them almost all the time for similar reasons. I don't like people knowing what I'm listening too even though I listen to mostly pop. Sometimes I'll not use them if I'm home alone but even then I usually use them
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #2 on: January 20, 2017, 07:12:06 pm »
Nearly all the time, mostly cause the audio on my MP3 player and laptop sucks. I also like immersing myself in my music(helps me draw better compared to stereos) and I don't want people knowing what I'm listening cause I'm self conscious like that :P
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #3 on: January 20, 2017, 07:27:32 pm »
All the time since I don't want to bug people with my music
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #4 on: January 20, 2017, 08:18:46 pm »
I rarely ever wear headphones or earbuds. I find them to be quite a nuissance after awhile, and I rarely have time to use them at school. I can only use them at home, and then there's really no point in using them. I used to keep a pair of earbuds in my backpack for school, but they broke. I do have a pair of Bose headphones, but I'm not bringing them, and I don't have much of a use for them at home. Despite this, I highly reccomend Bose headphones to anyone who wants quality sound from a pair of headphones without paying a lot of money. I actually have a gaming headset as well. It's one of the cheaper models from Turtle Beach, although I've only used them a few times in my time of having them. They're good as well. I just don't have an interest in using them.
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #5 on: January 20, 2017, 08:36:36 pm »
Whenever I possibly can. I love listening to music or having a Youtube video playing in the background. Pretty sure the only time I don't have them in is when I'm at school or sleeping.
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #6 on: January 20, 2017, 08:48:46 pm »
All the time pretty much. My music taste DEFINITELY does not suit everyone, and if I'm watching any sort of entertainment, I don't need anyone eavesdropping in and commenting on what I'm watching.

It's also helpful if potentially NFSW topics come up in the media, and you're around people, lol.

I have a really nice gaming headset, with gr8 sound, but I look kinda stupid with it on and they're not easy to transport, so I just stick to some really quality earbuds, and then use the cheap Apple ones from my mom and sister's phones as spares. I am a music enthusiast, as well as a musician who often records a lot of what I play (when I have my instrument that is) so earbuds are really helpful for detecting pitches; esp. sound cancelling ones!
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #7 on: January 20, 2017, 11:51:36 pm »
I use headphones and headsets all the time, partly because I like to keep my music to myself, and partially because I think of it as common courtesy not to play music without headphones in public. I can't be the only person who gets irritated by the kids playing the same pop songs over and over again on a portable speaker on a bus, right?
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #8 on: January 21, 2017, 04:06:55 pm »
It's almost all the time for me. But in those rare moments I'm completely home alone, I like to play really loud music on my radio speakers. XD
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #9 on: May 25, 2017, 01:47:55 am »
Only when I have to. I have a nice set of earbuds but I would much rather listen to music through a decent sound system so I can actually feel the music lol. It isn't loud unless there's noise complaints, which I have had a couple of from neighbors (living room sound system is insane). Plus I hate anything in my ears/on my head anyway.
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #10 on: May 25, 2017, 10:49:24 am »
I have a hard time hearing things so I usually wear my earbuds, but my current computer has pretty good speakers so sometimes I listen without.
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #11 on: June 06, 2017, 05:10:18 pm »
All. The. Time.

My earbuds half-broke on one side though, so now the sound on the left side is really faint :T

What I really need is headphones. They're just too expensive .-.
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #12 on: June 06, 2017, 05:11:48 pm »
I use them all the time now. Wooohooo for Japanese Rock.
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #13 on: June 06, 2017, 05:12:59 pm »
I use them all the time. Music and video games just sounds better with headphones //shrugs
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #14 on: June 08, 2017, 03:05:07 pm »
Every day, every time I listen to music. I don't want other people to know about my 3OH!3 addiction, especially when their songs can be kinda...vulgar. Besides, almost every day I come home to my brother blasting music from his speakers, it gets pretty annoying and I'd just rather use headphones all the time.
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #15 on: June 08, 2017, 04:38:02 pm »
Okay, I just found out the sound still comes out of my left earbud. It just comes out of the little speaker on the OUTSIDE now, so I have to turn the earbud in the opposite direction of what it's supposed to be and hold the outside up to my ear...

I have no idea what that's all about, but I'm just glad they're not broken like I thought. Maybe I can figure out a way to fix them so the sound comes out the right direction again... hopefully I can.

I don't even know why there's a speaker on the outside in the first place. They're weird Apple earbuds that came with my iPhone a few years ago. They're modified to fit in people's ears a lot better than normal earbuds, and I really like them, but that speaker thing is really weird. I doubt anyone knows what I'm talking about or has any advice for it, but I'd definitely appreciate whatever help I may be able to get. xD
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #16 on: June 08, 2017, 10:12:27 pm »
I always do because I'm afraid I'll annoy my family with my music even though we all like the same music pretty much.
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #17 on: June 09, 2017, 03:43:25 am »
%85 of the time I use headphones.
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #18 on: June 09, 2017, 07:19:48 am »
sometimes I have headphones in with no music on, mainly so people don't bother me. But otherwise I have them in like 80% of the time.
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Re: How often do you use headphones/earbuds?
« Reply #19 on: June 12, 2017, 11:40:09 pm »
I never leave the house without. Music is my lifeline.
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