Parrot Zik 2.0 ( Yellow)
Sporting impressive design and solid sound, Parrot's feature-packed and pricey Zik 2.0 wireless headphones will wow some users but intimidate others.
Plantronics Backbeat Go 2 ( White)
While its short battery life keeps it from true greatness, the Plantronics BackBeat Go 2 is a superior wireless Bluetooth in-ear headphone.
AKG K551 ( Black)
The AKG K551s are closed portable headphones with an open, airy sound, but their relative lack of bass means they're actually better for use at home.
Marshall Major 50 FX
The Marshall Major 50 FX headphones may look a little gaudy, but the company's rock tradition is safe with a premium build and exciting sound.
If you can live with its massive size, the Jabra Motion’s clear audio and loads of features are hard to resist.
Phiaton Moderna MS 200
Despite a few minor drawbacks, the Phiaton Moderna MS 200 earbuds are very appealing day-to-day, half-in-ear headphones that also work well for exercising.
Philips Fidelio M1 ( Black)
While they fall short of delivering truly excellent sound, the well-designed Philips Fidelio M1 on-ear headphones are comfortable to wear and well-suited for day-to-day use.
BlueAnt Q3 ( Black)
The BlueAnt Q3 packs impressive hands-free calling features, but lackluster call quality makes it hard to recommend.
Sol Republic Jax ( Blue/Stellar)
The $40 Sol Republic Jax in-ear headphones have the look of a bargain pair but sound as good as some headphones that cost twice as much.
Jabra Revo ( Gray)
One of the better on-ear headphones, the Jabra Revo combines strong sound quality with superior comfort and design.
Denon AH-W150 Exercise Freak ( Yellow)
While in design they may resemble a pair of jumbo hearing aids, the Denon AH-W150 Exercise Freaks are among the better wireless sports headphones available.
V-Moda Remix ( Rouge)
The V-Moda Remix Remote headphones earn our Editors' Choice recommendation with a colorfully dynamic sound profile, a generous two-year replacement warranty, and a handful of accessories that ensure a tight seal and versatile usability.
Harman Kardon BT
While its design may not be for everyone, the Harman Kardon BT is one of the best-sounding Bluetooth headphones available.
Monoprice Noise Canceling Headphones ( with Active Noise Reduction Technology)
Monoprice's Noise Canceling Headphones are about 70 percent as good as the Bose QC15s for a little more than a third of the price.
Denon AH-C300 Urban Raver ( Black)
The Denon AH-C300 Urban Raver in-ear headphones deliver ample bass and will please hip-hop and rock fans with its lively dynamics and treble detailing.
Klipsch Image X7i ( Black)
While their price is a little too steep, the X7i earphones are slick-looking and comfortable, and deliver clean, detailed sound.
Yamaha Pro 500 ( Blue)
While they're a bit overpriced, the Yamaha Pro 500 headphones deliver excellent sound tuned to satisfy audiophile tastes.
Nokia Purity Pro by Monster ( Black)
For smartphone owners who crave both active noise canceling and Bluetooth wireless audio, the Nokia Purity Pro by Monster is worth its steep price.
Nocs NS700 Phaser
The Nocs NS700 Phaser headphones are decent headphones that are hurt by the fact that they don't do enough to distinguish themselves from the competition -- from either the standpoint of design or performance.
While they don't quite measure up performance-wise to some competing models in this price range, the Skullcandy Navigators score points with their eye-catching design and comfortable fit.