Best high-end headphonesUpdated April 1, 2014 3:03 PM PDT
Take a deep breath; many of these headphones cost over $1000 and should be handled with the same respect you'd grant a Bald Eagle egg. High-end headphones like the ones listed below boast extraordinary sound, build quality, and comfort that justifies their lofty price tags for the most discerning audiophiles. With impressively clear accuracy, their sound profile tones are hard to resist...if you can afford them. If money is no object in your headphone shopping experience, follow the list below to aural gold.
Sennheiser HD 598
The new HD 598's "wow" styling updates the classic Sennheiser look, and the sound has more detail and higher resolution than previous models. We recommend these cans to anyone looking for a pair of headphones with precision sound quality and a wide-open soundstage.