With a sleek design, a range of ear tips, and supreme sound reproduction, the Ultimate Ears 700 headphones are worthy of an audiophile's ear and earn our recommendation.
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 Bose SoundTrue Around-Ear II remains one of the most comfortable, full-size headphones out there, pairing great sound quality with an improved, more durable design.
The Audiophiliac lavishes praise on this affordable headphone.
An artist makes an iPhone case featuring a silicone human ear so realistic you'd think it could listen in on your calls.
The latest version of the company's ultracomfortable over-ear headphone sounds pretty similar to its predecessor but has some small but important design upgrades.
While the Bose SoundSport In-Ear may not be the best sounding in-ear headphone for the money, the design and comfort level are great, and it's ideal for people who want this sort of headphone style without the need to jam the tips into their ear canals.
CNET's Michael Franco tests out the Sleep Shepherd, a nightcap that reads your brain waves and plays calculated tones in your ears.
The lightweight and well-designed Samsung Level U is very comfortable to wear and a good in-ear option for people who don't like to have ear tips jammed in their ears.
The Audiophiliac lends an ear to the V Moda Zn.
As the very comfortable Bose SoundTrue In-Ear nears retirement, it's become a better value with some nice price chops on certain colors.