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Philips SHS8000/00 review

Good fitting headphones for the gym. As for the sound, the bottom-end is nicely taut and punchy and they're dynamic and detailed Tested at £25.00

What Hi-Fi? Verdict

Good fitting headphones for the gym. As for the sound, the bottom-end is nicely taut and punchy and they're dynamic and detailed

Pros

  • +

    Dynamic and detailed

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    fit well

Cons

  • -

    There's a little roughness and they leak a bit of noise

These Philips (opens in new tab) headphones claim to have ‘turbo bass', which sounds a bit silly, but we have to admit the bottom-end is nicely taut and punchy, and leads to an agile midrange and treble.

True, there's a little roughness at busy points and they leak a bit of noise, but these are dynamic and detailed, and they'll definitely stay on at the gym.

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