Here we've picked our five favorites across every style and category, but if you already know which
While the Secure Loop design may not be a perfect fit for every ear, the Bowers & Wilkins C5s are among the best-sounding earphones in their sub-$200 price class.
The Bowers & Wilkins 685 S2 stand-mount speakers promise better treble response and a more understated design than found in the previous model.
Bowers & Wilkins is debuting its new C5 earphones in August for $179.95. They feature a unique "Secure Loop" design.
While some folks may encounter come comfort issues, the Velodyne vPulse in-ear headphones offer excellent sound for the money and will particularly appeal to bass lovers.
While the Secure Loop design may not be a perfect fit for every ear, the Bowers & Wilkins C5s offer clean, detailed, natural sound with tight bass.
The well-designed Moshi Mythro earbuds feature quality sound at an affordable price.
The Jaybird BlueBuds X are impressively small wireless sports earphones that offer a secure fit -- but the $170 price just feels too high.
While their price is a little too steep, the X7i earphones are slick-looking and comfortable, and deliver clean, detailed sound.
While in sound quality the Monster iSport Intensity earphones are a step down from the noise-isolating Immersion models, they offer good sound and a comfortable, secure fit with an open design that will appeal to folks who don't like having eartips jammed into their ears.
While they're light on extras, the well-priced HiFiMan RE-400s offer excellent, accurate sound that's aimed at audiophiles on a budget.