Long sturdy cable; Comes with a large number of extra tips; Good fidelity for the price
Excellent sound experience, - Great size and form-factor, - Quality construction and materials, - Little cable noise, - CUSTOM•FIT Eartips are perfectly fitted and extremely comfortable, - 2 year warranty
The Etymotic MicroPro ER-4PTs are accurate, well-balanced in-ear headphones. Their treble clarity and precision let you hear details in the recording, and they exhibit a richer and more satisfying balance in bass and midrange than the Etymotic HF5s. Th...
High-quality flat-response earphones with accurate bass, Secure fit, Low-profile, lightweight design, Superb ear-to-ear stereo image accuracy, Comes with carrying case and plenty of accessories.
Hard to fit snugly; Silicone irritated ears; Cost of fitting not included
The thick plastic around the ER-4PTs' plug may restrict access to some smartphones or audio devices housed in cases. If you like a lot of bass, the ER-4PTs will come up a little short. Complete sonic isolation and some cord-related vibrations can also
Not for deep bass lovers.
By LaptopMag on May 25, 2012
The Etymotic ER-4PT MicroPro earphones deliver great sound for the price, but the custom in-ear molds aren't as comfortable as competing...70
By Beatweek Magazine on October 24, 2011
Etymotic’s hf3/hf5 line is, for our money, one of the absolute best earbud products on the market at its sub-$200 price point. But what if you’ve got an extra hundred-some bucks to spend and you want even more of what the hf line does right?...90
By Home Theater Sound on October 01, 2011
Although the unique features of in-ear monitors have made them my choice in many listening situations, I have always viewed that choice as a compromise. No longer. The Etymotic Research ER-4PT earphones -- and, even more, the ER-4 S model -- provide...-
By The Gadgeteer on May 20, 2011
Several years ago, I reviewed Etymotic Research hf5 High-Fidelity earphones. Although being a writer at The Gadgeteer enables me to try/review many earphones per year, I continue to enjoy and regularly use the hf5′s to this day. Their size and...-
By cnet on March 28, 2011
While the Etymotic ER-4PTs have less low-end oomph than some competing earphones in this price class, they deliver excellent sound with very accurate tonal...80
By PC Mag on February 10, 2011
The ER-4PT, the latest in Etymotic's ER series, is perhaps the most accurate flat response pair or earphones you can buy, and it's worth every penny....90
By Magnus.de on October 21, 2011
Im Test erwies sich der Klang in der Tat als brillant – vorausgesetzt, man wählt aus den sieben verschiedenen wirklich die Ohrstücke aus, die den Gehörgang absolut dicht verschließen. Tut man das nicht, fehlt den sensiblen ER4...95
By Mac Life on May 01, 2011
Wer den Hörer in einem relativ bewegungsarmen Umfeld betreibt, bekommt einen Klang, der jeden Cent seines Preises wert ist. Für aktivere Lebenslagen ist der ER•4PT jedoch nicht...75