1. Kanishka's Avatar
    It's been a long time since windows phone was released, and I still can't find a variety of headphones that offer full control for wp devices (meaning volume control buttons).

    I am on my third pair of purity in ears and although they sound good, the build quality is awful.
    I am from the school of thought that say accessories maintain brand or OS loyalty.

    Has there been any news of products and accessories in the headset/headphone pipeline?
    10-08-2014 01:30 PM
  2. trekgraham's Avatar
    Good question, I miss that function of volume control
    10-08-2014 01:40 PM
  3. Kanishka's Avatar
    In the freezing Chicago winter, if I had to pull out my phone to change the volume, I will probably end up getting irritated enough to switch back to iOS
    10-08-2014 07:41 PM
  4. azcruz's Avatar
    I regret not buying the Nakamichi NEP-MV10 dual-driver in ear monitors with three-button controland mic when I was at Changi duty-free. They sounded very good for the price and works perfectly well with my HTC 8S (not on iPhone 5S and may require an adapter for Nokia).

    If there's one in your area, it's worth a try.
    10-08-2014 07:59 PM
  5. xandros9's Avatar
    Use any non-iPhone headphones.
    If it says its for Androids like a Galaxy, it should work.

    There are two standards IIRC, and apple uses its own. Lumia's support both I believe.
    Laura Knotek likes this.
    10-09-2014 06:33 PM
  6. gerzhwin's Avatar
    The Jays Five should be out buy now ...
    10-10-2014 04:59 PM
  7. Daniil Pasynkov's Avatar
    10-28-2014 02:09 PM
  8. Kanishka's Avatar
    Jays Five have mediocre reviews.
    Why the hell couldn't they mass market that Nokia Purity cable. Could have used almost any headphone available in the market today with a detachable cable.
    I actually think they would sell like hotcakes
    12-11-2014 01:36 AM
  9. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    Use any non-iPhone headphones.
    If it says its for Androids like a Galaxy, it should work.

    There are two standards IIRC, and apple uses its own. Lumia's support both I believe.
    I have two pairs of headphones from BlackBerry and they also work on Windows Phones.
    xandros9 likes this.
    12-11-2014 01:44 AM
  10. bseuivafom's Avatar
    I use BT, though the BH-121 has been surprisingly sucky in use. I'm back to a BH-214 while my second one's being looked at again
    Last edited by bseuivafom; 12-11-2014 at 10:56 AM.
    12-11-2014 10:32 AM
  11. Jermoni Joseph's Avatar
    I've got a pair of JayFives and their actually pretty nice excellent build quality flat cable and worthy sound quality, worth the buy at price range.
    03-06-2015 01:24 PM
  12. jglen_TNA's Avatar
    I use Skullcandy Hesh 2's with inline controls. Volume works fine.
    04-11-2015 05:38 PM
  13. Ankmeyester's Avatar
    JBL T100a
    JBL T150a
    JBL T200a

    These are good and give you amazing sound with mic and proper button response for music change.
    04-11-2015 05:45 PM
  14. Theseuskhan's Avatar
    Poundland buy 3 sets one will work X

    Posted via the Windows Central App for Android
    04-24-2015 02:19 PM
  15. Mark Baker3's Avatar
    Sennheiser with inline volume controls work fine and sound fantastic. Not cheap but I've had mine 3 years now so no complaints.
    04-24-2015 02:36 PM

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