Headphones

Plantronics Rig 4VR
EDITORS' TAKE

Plantronics Rig 4VR

If you're looking to upgrade the Sony earbuds that come with the PlayStation VR, Plantronics' Sony-blessed Rig 4VR will be available this fall as a companion accessory.

Pricing not available

Skullcandy Grind Wireless
REVIEW

Skullcandy Grind Wireless ( Black, Chrome, Black)

The Grind Wireless offers a comfortable fit and good sound for its relatively modest price point..

4 stars Editors' rating on April 9, 2016
Sony h.ear MDR-100AAP
REVIEW

Sony h.ear MDR-100AAP ( Blue)

While it would stand out from the competition more if it cost a little less, the Sony H.ear On MDR-100A is a likable over-ear headphone that's comfortable, sounds good, and is attractively designed.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 6, 2016
X-mini Evolve
EDITORS' TAKE

X-mini Evolve

X-mini's latest product, a $100 hybrid headphone/speaker, moves beyond the company's trademark capsule speakers.

MSRP: $99.00

Audeze Sine
REVIEW

Audeze Sine ( Standard Audio Cable)

The Audeze Sine is a fantastic headphone that will appeal to anyone looking for truly high-end sound that isn't incredibly expensive.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on March 25, 2016
Urbanears Hellas
REVIEW

Urbanears Hellas ( Blue)

The Urbanears Hellas are an appealing set of wireless workout headphones that can also be used for running and everyday use.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on March 18, 2016
Parrot Zik 3.0
REVIEW

Parrot Zik 3.0 ( Black Overstitched)

Parrot has made some small but significant upgrades to its Zik 3 headphone, making it one of the best wireless headphones with active noise-cancellation.

4 stars Editors' rating on March 12, 2016
AKG N60 NC
REVIEW

AKG N60 NC

Despite a few small downsides, AKG's $250 on-ear active noise-canceling headphone sounds great and is a worthy alternative to Bose's top-selling QuietComfort 25.

4 stars Editors' rating on March 3, 2016
Samsung Level U Pro
REVIEW

Samsung Level U Pro ( Black)

Despite a few small downsides, the Samsung Level U Pro is one of the better sounding collar-style Bluetooth headphones and offers a comfortable fit.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on February 27, 2016
LG Tone Platinum HBS-1100
EDITORS' TAKE

LG Tone Platinum HBS-1100

A new version of LG's horseshoe-shaped earbud wireless headphones are on deck to be unveiled at Mobile World Congress in Spain. Here's what we know so far.

Plantronics BackBeat Sense SE
REVIEW

Plantronics BackBeat Sense SE ( Grey)

The well-designed Plantronics BackBeat Sense SE adds water resistance to one of the best on-ear wireless Bluetooth headphones in its price class.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 8, 2016
Bang and Olufsen BeoPlay H7
REVIEW

Bang and Olufsen BeoPlay H7 ( Natural)

Apart from some small flaws, the BeoPlay is an excellent wireless headphone that's very comfortable, well built, looks good on your head, and matches up well versus the competition.

4 stars Editors' rating on January 22, 2016
Bose SoundTrue Around-Ear Headphones II
REVIEW

Bose SoundTrue Around-Ear Headphones II ( Samsung, Black)

The Bose SoundTrue Around-Ear II remains one of the most comfortable, full-size headphones out there, pairing great sound quality with an improved, more durable design.

4 stars Editors' rating on January 18, 2016
UA Headphones Wireless
EDITORS' TAKE

UA Headphones Wireless ( Black)

What do we think of UA's new wireless sports headphones that are engineered by JBL? Read on to find out.

Misfit Specter
EDITORS' TAKE

Misfit Specter

How big is the market for high-end fitness headphones? Misfit's willing to gamble.

Pricing not available

LucidSound LS30
EDITORS' TAKE

LucidSound LS30

Gaming audio industry vets have combined to form Lucid Sound, a new gaming peripheral company. The brand's first multiplatform headset, the LS-30, is debuting at CES 2016.

SoundPEATS Q9A
REVIEW

SoundPEATS Q9A

If you can live with mediocre sound and budget build quality, the SoundPeats Q9A wireless sports headphones has enough plusses to make it worth considering at its low price point.

3 stars Editors' rating on December 15, 2015
4 stars User rating out of 1 vote
KEF M400
REVIEW

KEF M400 ( Champagne White)

KEF's M-400 may not be an exceptional on-ear headphone for the money, but it's certainly competent and attractively designed.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 11, 2015
Astro A40 TR Headset plus MixAmp
EDITORS' TAKE

Astro A40 TR Headset plus MixAmp ( PS4, Black)

Combining great gaming audio and chat with a fully customisable look and feel, the Astro A40 TR headset and MixAmp Pro sounds great and looks even better.

V-Moda Crossfade Wireless
REVIEW

V-Moda Crossfade Wireless ( Phantom Chrome)

The well-built V-Moda Crossfade Wireless should be on your short list if you're looking for a premium wireless Bluetooth headphone.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 18, 2015