Best Bluetooth wireless headphone
Beats Studio Wireless (Black)
While it'll cost you a hefty $380, the Beats Studio Wireless is an excellent wireless Bluetooth headphone.
The best noise-canceling headphones
Bose QuietComfort 25
The QuietComfort 25 model takes Bose's already stellar noise-canceling headphones and levels them up to new heights.
Best earbud for athletes
Monster iSport Immersion (Blue)
The iSport Immersion headphones rank among the best wired in-ear sports headphone models out there in terms of fit and sound quality.
Best full-size (circumaural) headphone
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 (Black)
The Audio-Technica ATH-M50 Professional Studio Monitor Headphones are among the best available for less than $200, offering excellent sound and build quality.
Best budget earbud headphone
MEElectronics A151 (Black)
At around $50 online, the MEElectronics A151s are among the most affordable balanced-armature earphones out there and deliver very good sound for the money.
LG Tone Ultra (HBS-800)
LG Tone Ultra Bluetooth Stereo Headset (White)
We liked previous LG Tone stereo wireless headsets -- and we like the new Tone Ultra. But its improved sound and design is mitigated by a significant price bump.