Headphones

Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless
REVIEW

Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless ( Black)

If you don't want to spend more than double or triple the cost on the Bose SoundLink On-Ear Bluetooth or Beats' wireless headphones, the Hesh 2 Wireless is a decent budget Bluetooth headphone choice.

3 stars Editors' rating on March 2, 2015
3 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Huawei TalkBand N1
EDITORS' TAKE

Huawei TalkBand N1

Huawei's TalkBand N1 Bluetooth earbuds, shown here at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, play music with onboard storage and have a step counter.

Pricing not available

Monster DNA Pro 2.0 Over-Ear
REVIEW

Monster DNA Pro 2.0 Over-Ear ( Black)

The Monster DNA Pro headphones are a step forward in design and sound quality, but some users may find the earcups too narrow.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on February 20, 2015
Master & Dynamic MH40
REVIEW

Master & Dynamic MH40 ( Black)

Not everybody will love the fit of Master and Dynamic's over-the-ear MH40 headphones, but they are very well-built and sound excellent.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 13, 2015
4.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
HiFiMan HE-400i
REVIEW

HiFiMan HE-400i

If you've always wanted to own a pair of high-end "audiophile" headphones but can't quite justify dropping a grand on a pair, the superb sounding HiFiMan HE-400i is a good compromise.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 12, 2015
4.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Harman Kardon Soho Wireless
REVIEW

Harman Kardon Soho Wireless ( Black)

Harman Kardon's well-built and compact Soho Wireless is a solid on-ear Bluetooth headphone that doesn't quite surpass competing models from Bose and Beats.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on February 5, 2015
NHT SuperBuds Earphones
REVIEW

NHT SuperBuds Earphones

The NHT SuperBuds are are a good value at $100 and well worth a long look, particularly if you're someone who listens to a lot of bass-centric music.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 23, 2015
24k DJ Headphones
REVIEW

24k DJ Headphones

The Monster 24K Headphones are a solid purchase for DJs looking to add flashiness to their gear without sacrificing sound quality, but they won't fit everyone so be sure to try them on before buying.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 16, 2015
Beyerdynamic DTX 350p
REVIEW

Beyerdynamic DTX 350p ( Black)

The Beyerdynamic DTX 350 p may look like a budget-priced headphone, but it delivers sound usually found in more expensive models.

4 stars Editors' rating on January 16, 2015
JVC HA RX900
REVIEW

JVC HA RX900

The JVC HA-RX900 is an excellent over-ear model that will impress listeners shopping for a low-cost headphone to use at work or in the office.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 16, 2014
4.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Creative Aurvana Live 2
REVIEW

Creative Aurvana Live 2 ( Black)

While it sounds significantly different form the original Aurvana Live, the new Aurvana Live 2 is also a very good over-the-ear headphone value.

4 stars Editors' rating on December 10, 2014
Sennheiser HD 202 II
REVIEW

Sennheiser HD 202 II

If you're on a strict budget and can't spend more than $40, the Sennheiser HD 202 IIs are a worthwhile entry point for aftermarket cans, boasting a comfortable fit and the company's excellent signature sound.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 4, 2014
4.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Beats Solo2 Wireless
REVIEW

Beats Solo2 Wireless ( Black)

Beats on-ear Bluetooth headphone has lot going for it, but it doesn't quite justify its lofty price tag.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 4, 2014
2.3 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Bose SoundLink Bluetooth On-Ear Headphone
REVIEW

Bose SoundLink Bluetooth On-Ear Headphone ( Black)

The Bose SoundLink Bluetooth On-Ear is pricey, but it's also one of the best -- if not the best -- on-ear wireless headphones to date.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 19, 2014
3.3 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Shure SRH145m+
REVIEW

Shure SRH145m+

The Shure SRH145m+ may not be swanky, but it fits well and delivers strong performance for a reasonable price.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 17, 2014
Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear
REVIEW

Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear ( M2 IEG)

The Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear doesn't measure up to the high standard set by other more expensive headphones in the Momentum line, but it still has a lot going for it for the price.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on November 5, 2014
4.8 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Bose SoundTrue Around-Ear
REVIEW

Bose SoundTrue Around-Ear ( Black)

While the Bose SoundTrue has only minor design changes from the earlier AE2i, it remains one of the most comfortable-to-wear, full-size headphones, and it also sounds good.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 4, 2014
4.3 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Bose SoundTrue Headphones
REVIEW

Bose SoundTrue Headphones ( Purple/Mint)

The Bose SoundTrue On-Ear is a very comfortable everyday-use headphone that sounds good and collapses into a very compact carrying case.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 3, 2014
RHA T10i
REVIEW

RHA T10i

While the design may not work for everyone, the RHA T10i earbuds are great-sounding and well-built, with some nice extras, including three sets of swappable acoustic filters.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 31, 2014
2.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Bowers & Wilkins C5 S2
REVIEW

Bowers & Wilkins C5 S2 ( Black)

The Secure Loop design may not be a perfect fit for every ear, but the Bowers & Wilkins C5 Series 2 sounds better than the original and is one top in-ear headphones for less than $200.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 24, 2014
3.5 stars User rating out of 2 votes