For those who crave the very best, take your pick from the Audiophiliac headphone list.
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 $250/£250 BackBeat Pro is Plantronic's version of the Beats Studio Wireless, with noise canceling included.
The Audiophiliac falls in love with an older Sony, the MDR-SA5000, and wonders, why doesn't Sony even try to make world-class headphones in 2013?
JVC's HA-RX700 not only sounds better than a lot of $100 headphones, it's remarkably comfortable and ruggedly built.
The Audiophiliac searches for a decent-sounding, dirt-cheap headphone, and hopes the Sony MDR ZX100 might be the one.
Shure is well-known for its extended line of sound isolating in-ear headphones, but the company never ventured into the full-size design space...until now.
The Grado PS-1000, Sennheiser HD 800, and the Ultrasone Edition 8 full-size headphones all sound amazing. Which one is right for you?
Shure, well-known for its top-notch line of in-ear headphones, recently released several full-size sets in the U.S.
Open-back headphones let you hear the world around you and closed-back headphones hush external noise. We compare the two types.
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.