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Left earphone keeps dying

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January 12, 2017 6:38:03 AM

So i recently i have bought many earphones and in all of them the left earphone died
None of them were expensive, all costed 10-15£
Im scared that if i buy good and expensive earphones that the same thing will happen
Obviously im not going to buy expensive earphones that'll last 2 weeks just like the cheap ones
So any help here?

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January 12, 2017 6:55:11 AM

what are you plugging them into? have you tested them in different devices to make sure the left one is truly dead.
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January 12, 2017 7:01:18 AM

Im using them in my Galaxy S6 and the left one is infact dead
When i move the wire around it does work but i have to hold it in a specific position in order for it to work
The slightest move will stop the left one from working so its obvious at this point its a wire problem
But it keeps happening in all of my earphones thats the problem :/ 
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January 12, 2017 7:10:14 AM

I use to go through headphones/earbuds a lot when plugged into my phone, just from working and bending over a lot would break wires in the end that plugged into my phone. Bought something like this that solved all the issues.

https://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/MHE100.5?adpos=...

The 90* no longer flexes inside my pocket and i dont break wires next to the jack.
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January 12, 2017 7:15:54 AM

I see, i'll buy new earphones and this thing and see how it goes
If my earphones dont break in like 2 weeks again then i'll mark your answer as best solution
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January 12, 2017 7:18:11 AM

If you are having that much of a problem with physical damage to your headphones, instead of buying cheap ones maybe a BlueTooth one will be cheaper in the long run.
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January 12, 2017 7:25:12 AM

Yeah but bluetooth earphones are usually pretty bad unless you spent alot of money in them

And bluetooth earphones aren't very healthy anyways
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