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 best stuff, awesome in-ear headphones, priced from $79 up.
This turned out to be a great year for headphones, sound quality for entry-level to high-end models has never been better.
JBL amusingly brings back all the times you were tied up by your headphone wires.
The Bose SoundTrue On-Ear is a very comfortable everyday-use headphone that sounds good and collapses into a very compact carrying case.
Despite a couple of small flaws, the Monster iSport Victory offers a great fit, is water-resistant, and one of the better sounding in-ear sports headphones out there.
If you're looking for comfortable in-ear headphones with very plump bass, the Klipsch R6i model will do it, but they're also short on detail and clarity.
Normally $73.99, these noise-isolating 'phones would probably make a great gift.
This Cheapskate exclusive lands you the Zipbuds Select for just $45 or Zipbuds Choice for $60.
The $129.95 FreeStyle, which comes in two eye-catching colors, is a re-branded version of Bose's existing ultracomfortable earbud-style headphones.
At $129.95, the SoundLink Color is Bose's least expensive portable Bluetooth speaker to date and the $249.95 SoundLink On-Ear is the first on-ear Bluetooth headphone from Bose.