The NHT SuperBuds are are a good value at $100 and well worth a long look, particularly if you're someone who listens to a lot of bass-centric music.
Whether you're out listening to your MP3 player or out at home with your high-end stereo, your headphone choice is critical. Here we've picked our five favorites across every style and category, but if you already know which type of headphones you want, use the links at the left to get more options.
The British hi-fi firm has embraced Bluetooth, cutting the cord on its high-end headphones. We go hands-on with the P5 Wireless.
These Bluetooth headphones sold out fast last time, and may do so again now that they're even cheaper. Plus: three bonus deals!
Some headphones knock you over with mega bass, others hush the outside world. Noble headphones are the kings of clarity.
MrSpeakers' Ether headphone floors the Audiophiliac!
Technically Incorrect: A teardown suggests that a third of the whole weight of Beats headphones is made up of pieces of metal that are there merely to make the 'phones feel sturdier.
The company just announced a line of personalized, 3D-printed badges for its popular headphones in a variety of materials ranging from plain fiber all the way up to stainless steel, 14k white gold, and even platinum.
The combination of an improved design and better performance makes the Marshall Major II a strong on-ear contender for around $100 USD.
Some high-end headphones are all about maximizing detail and resolution, the ZMF Blackwood goes in the other direction, toward music.
These $500 wireless on-ear headphones look great and are loaded with features including noise canceling -- but a few small flaws take away some of the shine.