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Garfield Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Red, Pair)

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The red Headphone Softie from Garfield is a set of soft headphone earpad covers, made of a velour-like rayon chenille fabric.

The covers will fit most full-sized, circum-aural headphones, such as the Sony MDR-7506 and the Senal SMH-1000.

This product is designed with both practicality and comfort in mind, providing a nice cushiony feel for extended wear.

It is also resistant to temperature extremes by providing warmth in cold weather, and deflecting perspiration in hot, humid locations.

The headphone softies have no adverse effect on the frequency response or audio delivery of the headphones.

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GarfieldHeadphone Softie Earpad Covers (Green, Pair)
 
4.6

(based on 29 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (20)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (22)
  • Lightweight (17)
  • Durable (14)
  • Stylish (10)
  • Good value (9)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Music (10)
    • Portable devices (8)
    • Working (8)
    • Home audio (7)
    • Travel (7)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Gear head (6), Audiophile (5), Traveler (5)
      • Primary use:
      • Business (5)
      • Primary Use:
      • Listening to ipod (6)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (21)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Softies rock hard

    I bought these for my Sony studio headphones. The shiny coating on the ear pieces was starting to flake off and I was looking for something to negate the flaking and make my cans...Read complete review

    I bought these for my Sony studio headphones. The shiny coating on the ear pieces was starting to flake off and I was looking for something to negate the flaking and make my cans look good again. My friend, who has a video production company, recommended these to me. First of all, the material is very quality and very comfortable on my ears. I went with the green and they look fantastic! It doesn't impede the audio at all and I can wear these for hours when editing without discomfort.

    VS

    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    satisfactory but not very comfy

    I got these to cover over the deteriorated original earpads of my Sony MDR-7506 headphones. I do lots of transcription so my headphones get heavy use.
    PROS: The material is a...Read complete review

    I got these to cover over the deteriorated original earpads of my Sony MDR-7506 headphones. I do lots of transcription so my headphones get heavy use.
    PROS: The material is a soft, pleasant texture; the covers are easy to put on and fit the headphones perfectly; they can't deteriorate like the original plastic-covered fabric does.
    CONS: Because the covers flatten out the concave shape of the earpads underneath, they make the headphones press much harder against the ears and so they become very uncomfortable if I wear them very long.

    Reviewed by 29 customers

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    5.0

    My Second Pair,& I still use the first

    By Gerrit

    from Luebeck, Germany

    About Me Audiophile, Frequent Traveler, Gear Head

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Compact
    • Durable
    • Great Sound
    • Lightweight
    • Stylish

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Home Audio
      • Music
      • Portable Devices
      • Relaxing
      • Traveling
      • With My Computer
      • Working

      Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Red, Pair):

      I bought these together with the Sony 7506 Headphone but not for the first time, no this is my second pair of each. I was so impressed by the Headphones and the good Quality of the Garfield Covers, that I thought I better buy a second for spare. They don't muffle the Original Sound from the Headphones and they are really comfy. I guess they will work with a variety of Headphones, but I recommend the Sony. I use them for Boompole Situation, direct Sound from Camera and in Post Production and Studio Sessions.

      • Primary Use:
      • Listening to iPod
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      3.0

      They're adequate

      By Boom man

      from orlando

      Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Gold, Pair):

      I've never understood why cloth covers for headphones are so expensive.

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      5.0

      Softie Ear Pads

      By MrLucky

      from Richmond,Va

      About Me Gear Head

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Compact
      • Durable
      • Good Value
      • Lightweight
      • Stylish

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Home Audio

        Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Red, Pair):

        Great product.

        • Primary Use:
        • Listening to iPod
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        4.0

        Earpad Covers revived my headphones

        By Aivlys R

        from NYC

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Comfortable
        • Durable
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Home Audio
          • With My Computer
          • Working

          Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Red, Pair):

          My favorite old headphones were showing signs of wear, so I bought the Softie Earpad covers to extend the life of my headphones a bit. And I am so much more comfortable recording and editing now! Audiobooks require long hours under headphones, and my ears don't itch nor hurt at the end of a day. There is no change in the audio quality, and my headphones feel new again. The only criticism I have is that they are a little pricey for simple earpad covers, but they do work.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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          5.0

          Love the new feel

          By Rich

          from Chicago

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Good Value
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Red, Pair):

              The padding on my sony headphones was wearing a bit thin with the black covering wearing out. These covers fixed the problem and made wearing the headphones a dream.

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              5.0

              ear hugs!

              By Phillip Tanner

              from Montreal

              About Me Semi-pro Photographer

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Comfortable
              • Great colours
              • Stylish

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Ear muffs
                • Studio Recording
                • Video editing

                Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Gold, Pair):

                I'm using these on some Senal SMH-1000's. I got them because after about an hour wearing the headphones my ears would get sore; these really do the trick. I wore them for over 3 hours last night with no ear discomfort, the fabric is soft, doesn't disrupt sound, and wraps very securely on the muffs. Aside from all that, feels great when my phones are around my neck and it's winter now, so if I wear em outside they double as ear-muffs. :) highly recommended.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

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                5.0

                Practical and fun

                By AC

                from ojai, ca

                About Me Audiophile

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Comfortable
                • Durable
                • Stylish

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Home Audio

                  Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Gold, Pair):

                  These earpad covers fit like a glove - solving the issue of the foam pad flaking and tearing that occurs with some sony headphones. The multiple colors are also great! *Note that although these are called 'gold' they are not shiny and closer to a mustard brown or dull gold. Great color regardless.

                  • Primary Use:
                  • Listening to iPod
                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  5.0

                  Great product

                  By JT

                  from Los Angeles

                  About Me Gear Head

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Comfortable
                  • Good Value
                  • Lightweight
                  • Stylish

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Music
                    • Portable Devices
                    • Relaxing
                    • Traveling

                    Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Red, Pair):

                    Everything I thought they would be. Was getting those black dandruff flakes from my headphones, threw these cover on and problem solved. The covers are also super soft and I think the headphones look better now than they did w/o the covers

                    • Primary Use:
                    • Listening to iPod
                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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                    5.0

                    Great for covering damaged "pleather"!

                    By sonicpenguin

                    from Austin, TX

                    About Me Audiophile, Gear Head, Recordist

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Comfortable
                    • Compact
                    • Durable
                    • Great Sound
                    • Lightweight

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Red, Pair):

                        Can't think of anything I would change to improve. They do exactly as advertised. Love how they allow me to wear in warmer temps, without the fragments of my aging Sony 7506 pleather (what I call plastic faux leather... like plumber) surrounds sticking to my ears. The only thing that surprised me was that the weave is slightly looser than I expected, but was glad to think that it would result in less attenuation of the sound.

                        They are a little pricey for what they are, but since I'm not aware of any other mfg'ers--and my wife's not going to knit any that fit this well--I don't really mind, now that I see that I'm not wearing them out anytime soon.

                        Bought my first pair several years ago and just ordered another for a second pair of cans.

                        • Primary Use:
                        • Listening to iPod
                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

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                        4.0

                        Headphone Softie.... Nice & welcomed.

                        By HDman

                        from NC

                        About Me Professional Cameraman

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Comfortable
                        • Good Value
                        • Great Sound
                        • Lightweight

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Eng Mixing

                          Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Gold, Pair):

                          Feels great and keeps ears isolated & warm.

                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No

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                          5.0

                          Pleasant Surprise

                          By Peace the Poet

                          from Virginia

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Comfortable
                          • Durable
                          • Good Value
                          • Great Sound
                          • Lightweight

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Music

                            Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Green, Pair):

                            I was a little skeptical about these pad covers for my Grodos. But after about 3 weeks of use, I find them to be VERY comfortable.

                            I'm thinking about getting a few more of these for my other headphones. I recommend it.

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                            5.0

                            Must buy for anyone who uses headphones.

                            By Rudeboybass

                            from Brooklyn

                            About Me Audiophile, Frequent Traveler, Gear Head

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Comfortable
                            • Durable
                            • Good Value
                            • Lightweight
                            • Stylish

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Music
                              • Portable Devices
                              • Traveling
                              • With My Computer
                              • Working

                              Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Green, Pair):

                              I bought these because I wanted somthing besides leather on my headphones, to my amazement they also kept my ears from sweating even when the outside temperature was well into the 90s, later on in the seasons they kept my ears nice and toasty :) these really are amazing for anyone who wears headphones for extended periods of time! I will buy these for any and all of my cans in the future!

                              • Primary Use:
                              • Listening to iPod
                              • Was this a gift?:
                              • No

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                              5.0

                              Just what my old earphones needed!

                              By TV watcher- radio fan

                              from Richmond, VA

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Comfortable
                              • Compact
                              • Durable
                              • Good Bass
                              • Good Value
                              • Great Sound
                              • Lightweight

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Home Audio
                                • Music

                                Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Blue, Pair):

                                After fitting them over the earpads, they are just what was called for to cover the flaking from my current, well-used headphones/earpads. Headphones allow me to hear TV/radio programs without increasing the volume for others in room.

                                • Was this a gift?:
                                • No

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                                5.0

                                like fluffy ear clouds...

                                By mlb

                                from los angeles, ca

                                About Me Television producer

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Comfortable

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                    Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Green, Pair):

                                    I'm a long-time user of these and they make my head happy :)

                                    • Was this a gift?:
                                    • No

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                                    5.0

                                    Softies rock hard

                                    By Nitesky

                                    from Seattle, WA

                                    About Me Audiophile, Frequent Traveler, Gear Head

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

                                    • Comfortable
                                    • Compact
                                    • Durable
                                    • Good Value
                                    • Lightweight
                                    • Stylish

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Music
                                      • Portable Devices
                                      • Relaxing
                                      • Traveling
                                      • With My Computer
                                      • Working

                                      Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Green, Pair):

                                      I bought these for my Sony studio headphones. The shiny coating on the ear pieces was starting to flake off and I was looking for something to negate the flaking and make my cans look good again. My friend, who has a video production company, recommended these to me. First of all, the material is very quality and very comfortable on my ears. I went with the green and they look fantastic! It doesn't impede the audio at all and I can wear these for hours when editing without discomfort.

                                      • Was this a gift?:
                                      • No

                                      Share this review

                                       
                                      4.0

                                      Great and soft

                                      By T. Smith

                                      from France

                                      About Me Foley artist

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

                                      • Comfortable
                                      • Great Sound
                                      • Lightweight
                                      • Stylish

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                        • Music
                                        • Portable Devices
                                        • Working

                                        Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Red, Pair):

                                        I use it with my sony headphones. They are soft and very comfortable, also great when it's cold.
                                        I hope they last long.

                                        • Primary Use:
                                        • Working out
                                        • Was this a gift?:
                                        • No

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                                        5.0

                                        These are a must have.

                                        By Frankie

                                        from Orlando, FL

                                        About Me Work production industry

                                        See all my reviews

                                        Verified Buyer

                                        Pros

                                        • Comfortable
                                        • Durable
                                        • Lightweight
                                        • Stylish

                                        Cons

                                          Best Uses

                                          • Music
                                          • Portable Devices
                                          • Relaxing
                                          • Traveling
                                          • With My Computer
                                          • Working

                                          Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Blue, Pair):

                                          I absolutely love these things. The biggest thing about these is that they make the headphones more comfortable for the one wearing them. Also, when it's cold they keep your ears worm and at the same time when it's hot they keep your ears cool. Also, I feel is another great benefit is that they protect the materiel on the headphones and I feel will help the headphones themselves last much longer. Great product.

                                          • Was this a gift?:
                                          • No

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                                          5.0

                                          A must have

                                          By Adam

                                          from USA

                                          About Me Location Sound Mixer

                                          Verified Buyer

                                          Pros

                                          • Comfortable
                                          • Compact
                                          • Durable

                                          Cons

                                          • Expensive

                                          Best Uses

                                          • Portable Devices
                                          • Working Out

                                          Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Green, Pair):

                                          Use with my various Sony MDR range of headphones. Great for stopping those annoying black plastic bits coming off. For keeping your ears, warm or cool. Little bit expensive for what they are, but great to have.

                                          • Primary use:
                                          • Business
                                          • Was this a gift?:
                                          • No

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                                          4.0

                                          Does the job

                                          By Alex, Filmmaker

                                          from Chicago, IL

                                          About Me Frequent Traveler

                                          Verified Buyer

                                          Pros

                                          • Comfortable
                                          • Good Value

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Home Audio
                                            • Music
                                            • Portable Devices
                                            • Relaxing
                                            • Traveling
                                            • With My Computer
                                            • Working

                                            Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Red, Pair):

                                            Low cost, comfortable worth buying to save your headphone pads.

                                            • Primary use:
                                            • Business
                                            • Was this a gift?:
                                            • No

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                                            4.0

                                            It Muffles the Sound a Bit

                                            By Gerrit

                                            from Luebeck, Germany

                                            About Me Frequent Traveler, Indy Movie Maker

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Durable
                                            • Easy Controls
                                            • Lightweight

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Daily Use
                                              • Home Use
                                              • Travel

                                              Comments about Headphone Softie Earpad Covers (Blue, Pair):

                                              That you have a bit of reduction in the Sound Spectrum, well, I don't have to tell.
                                              I guess everyone's imagination goes so far, that when you put a Fabric sleeve over a Speaker, that you don't have 100% Sound.
                                              But that's O.K. with me, so it's 90% and you're ears don't seat or freeze.
                                              I use it with the Sony MDR-7506.

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                                              • No

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