Headphones

Plantronics BackBeat Sense
REVIEW

Plantronics BackBeat Sense ( White)

At less than $200 USD, the well-designed Plantronics BackBeat Sense is one of the best on-ear wireless Bluetooth headphones currently available.

4 stars Editors' rating on July 30, 2015
Philips A5 Pro DJ headphones
REVIEW

Philips A5 Pro DJ headphones

The Philips A5 Pro headphones might be tuned and marketed for DJs, but their incredibly detailed, balanced soundstage makes them well-suited for anyone.

4 stars Editors' rating on July 8, 2015
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay H8
REVIEW

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay H8 ( Gray Hazel)

The $500 Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay H8 wireless on-ear headphone looks great, sounds very good and is loaded with features, including noise canceling, but a few small flaws take away some of its luster.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 21, 2015
Oppo PM-3
REVIEW

Oppo PM-3 ( White)

The Oppo PM-3 is an impressive headphone -- both in terms of build and sound quality -- but just how impressive you think it is will depend on what music you feed it and from what source.

4 stars Editors' rating on May 15, 2015
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote

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Sennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone System
REVIEW

Sennheiser RS 175 RF Wireless Headphone System

Sennheiser's new RF-based wireless headphone system is easy to set up and delivers strong performance for both movie watching and music listening.

4 stars Editors' rating on May 8, 2015
1 star User rating out of 1 vote
Sony MDR Z7
REVIEW

Sony MDR Z7

While expensive, the well-built and supercomfortable Sony MDR-Z7 can go toe to toe with competing high-end audiophile headphones.

4 stars Editors' rating on May 6, 2015
Sennheiser Urbanite XL Wireless
REVIEW

Sennheiser Urbanite XL Wireless ( Black)

The Sennheiser Urbanite XL is a well-designed, dynamic-sounding Bluetooth headphone that works well with a lot of music -- but not quite everything.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 4, 2015
Koss PRO 4S
REVIEW

Koss PRO 4S

Although we regret that Koss doesn't include a remote on the cable, the Pro4S is an excellent studio monitor headphone that audiophiles will appreciate for its neutral sound design, forward-thinking features and generous warranty that guarantees no-question replacements for life.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 13, 2015
Skullcandy S5GRHT-492 Grind Scout
REVIEW

Skullcandy S5GRHT-492 Grind Scout ( Brown)

The Grind is a good choice for anyone looking for a quality on-ear headphone who doesn't want to spend a lot.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 13, 2015
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7
REVIEW

Audio Technica ATH-MSR7 ( Gun Metal)

The Audio-Technica ATH-MSR7 is a great-sounding headphone with the one caveat that its sonic detail is so impressive that it brings out both the best and worst in any given source material.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 12, 2015