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Topic # 112164 28-Nov-2012 13:21
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I'm after a pair of wireless headphones for watching TV in bed on those nights she wants to read or sleep early.  Can anyone recommend options up to around the $150 mark?

Because they are to be plugged into a TV, I cannot use bluetooth headsets and headphones unless they come with a BT transmitter which plugs into the headphones out socket on my TV.

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  Reply # 724440 28-Nov-2012 23:24
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These are on sale at the moment.

These are probably worth a look at as well.

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  Reply # 724465 29-Nov-2012 07:41
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I bought some refurbished TURTLE BEACH EAR FORCE X41 headphones off ebay.

Pros;
- Really good sound.
- The transmitter plugs into my optical out on the TV but can use a headphone jack as well.
- The transmitter is USB powered which is great since its one less adapter to have plugged in.

Cons:
- I do get a bit of interference from my Genius WiFi which is in the same TV cabinet. This wasnt a problem when my router was in the kitchen.
- The ear cups are super comfortable but are rather big so I suspect a bit of sound may get out if you are watching TV in bed.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 724502 29-Nov-2012 08:51
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My advice, go for RF and RF only... not IR systems.
The Sony's linked to above look good, Philips will probably offer something else in your price range if you dig around.



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  Reply # 724615 29-Nov-2012 12:29
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Thanks guys. I might check out the Sony's on special.

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