Near-flat response. Nice price given excellent sound quality. Integrated iPhone controls. Several fit options. Customizable (for an extra cost).
Excellent sound quality, Comfortable fit, Good ear bud options.
Not for deep-bass lovers. Some cable thump. Controls are awkwardly placed on cable.
Headset function is too simplistic, Not enough outside noise blockage.
By PC Advisor on February 24, 2011
Bassheads should steer clear, but even though we find the lack of bass occasionally frustrating, overall we love the mc3 earphones. Given the mc3s' already great performance, we’d pick the mc3 with custom tips - that extra comfort means we can...90
By Expert Reviews on February 24, 2011
The MC3s have excellent noise isolation, but the lack of any real bass will put off fans of certain musical genres....60
By GadgetMac on February 16, 2011
Our good friends over at Etymotic have sent over their new MC3 in-ear earphones which coincidentally double as a headset fully compatible with the iPhone, iPad and iPod with a 3-button remote. Etymotic are known to have the most amazing clear sound...80
By Macworld on November 12, 2010
Nearly two decades ago, Etymotic Research used the company’s expertise in hearing aids to produce one of the first lines of in-ear-canal headphones (also known as canalphones), the ER-4 series. The models in the ER-4 line—the ER-4S, ER-4P,...90
By PC Mag on August 05, 2010
Etymotic tweaks its signature flat frequency response slightly, and offers up its first pair of low-cost, high-fidelity earphones....80
By Know Your Mobile on July 13, 2010
The Etymotic MC-3 earphone and headset offers top audio quality, but there is little to get excited about in the communication department. Nevertheless, they are good for listening to tunes on and do the job when...60
By neuerdings.com on July 26, 2011
Guter Klang und individuelle GeräuschdämmungEtymotics mc3 sind deutlich günstiger als die hf3, klingen aber für meine Ohren sehr gut und transparent. Leider kann ich sie nicht direkt vergleichen und sagen, inwieweit sich der...-