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Hey Bradley, as someone just sort of coming to the end of my own noob phase, and picking up on the airplane/travel part of your question, I'd suggest taking a look at something with active noise canceling. I fussed with a bunch of different iems, but even with the best seal, I could never get the kind of results that I did with active canceling, particularly in environments with lower frequency sounds (airplanes in particular). Like you, I have high sound quality ones at home. You won't get the same audio quality for sure, but in practice I feel like I get better sound performance in noisy environments with them vs a passive seal. I got a pair of refurb qc25 at a killer price direct from Bose and I never travel without them. Qc15s are very good too. Just try before you buy, as some people are very sensitive to the feeling of pressure with active cancelation.
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