The Audiophiliac spends some quality time with FiiO's little X3, an awesome 192kHz/24-bit music player/headphone amplifier; it also sounds sweet with MP3s.
The Pono player is due in October, but the X5 is cheaper, plays more types of file formats, and sounds sweet says the Audiophiliac.
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.
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.
The slick looking Momentum In-Ear isn't as balanced as the rest of the Momentum headphones, but some people may like that.
If you're looking for a $150-$250 on-ear headphone, the well-built V-Moda XS should be on your short list.
Shure SRH144 and SRH145 on-ear headphones look, feel and sound terrific!
While it's fairly pricey at $289, the German-made Beyerdynamic T51p is one of the best on-ear headphones available, offering excellent sound and a comfortable fit.
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.
While the ErgoFit RP-TCM125 doesn't sound as good as the cheaper RP-HJE120, it still sounds respectable for its budget price tag and includes a one-button inline/remote microphone.