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Headphones are available in a zillion styles, sizes, and price ranges. To help you cut through the clutter, we've assembled a list of top headphones by type and price.
The Fostex TH500RP may be the best sounding high-end headphone you can buy in its price class.
The Cowon Plenue 1 is a strong contender for best-sounding portable high-resolution music player.
It's called the Walkman NWZ-A17, and this wafer-thin player has a lot going for it, says the Audiophiliac.
The Audiophiliac checks out Schiit's totally tube, made-in-the-US headphone amplifier. It's really good!
Blue's Mo-Fi headphone looks and feels like nothing else, but what about the sound?
In-ear vs. on-ear, circumaural vs. supraaural, open vs. closed back -- shopping for the right pair of headphones can be tough, but CNET's on the job with a buying guide to help you narrow down your choices.
Sennheiser's Momentum brand of high-quality headphones gathers speed with the first in-ear headphones to bear the name.
Final Audio Design's Pandora Hope VI is the rare full-size high-end headphone that really delivers the goods plugged into phones and portable music players!
Sennheiser has redesigned its in-ear headphones with the CX range, including red cables that might look familiar...
This big, all-American design brings out the best sound from any pair of headphones.