MP3 players with headphones worth keeping

Senior Editor Donald Bell rounds up five MP3 players that come bundled with great headphones.

Photo of Sony Walkman NWZ-A828KBLK
The Sony Walkman NWZ-A828K includes Bluetooth headphones and high-quality earbuds. Sony

Don't you wish companies would just include great headphones with their MP3 players, instead of those cheap tin cans they call earbuds? In a bid to prove their sonic superiority over the iPod, many competitors are finally bundling their MP3 players with headphones that can do justice to your music.

To imagine a world without crappy white earbuds, we've got a round-up of our favorite five MP3 players that offer high-quality headphones right out of the box.

About the author

Donald Bell has spent more than five years as a CNET senior editor, reviewing everything from MP3 players to the first three generations of the Apple iPad. He currently devotes his time to producing How To content for CNET, as well as weekly episodes of CNET's Top 5 video series.

 

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