Headphones

Focal Sphear
REVIEW

Focal Sphear

The Focal Sphear is a relatively affordable audiophile-grade in-ear headphone that's easy to listen to for long stretches.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 6, 2015
Bose SoundTrue In-Ear
REVIEW

Bose SoundTrue In-Ear ( iOS,Red)

As the very comfortable Bose SoundTrue In-Ear nears retirement, it's become a better value with some nice price chops on certain colors.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 2, 2015
Bose SoundSport In-Ear Headphones
REVIEW

Bose SoundSport In-Ear Headphones ( Audio only, Frost)

While the Bose SoundSport In-Ear may not be the best sounding in-ear headphone for the money, the design and comfort level are great, and it's ideal for people who want this sort of headphone style without the need to jam the tips into their ear canals.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 26, 2015
4 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Bose SoundTrue Ultra
REVIEW

Bose SoundTrue Ultra ( White)

If you're looking for a pair of clean-sounding, really comfortable in-ear noise-isolating headphones that stay in your ears, the Bose SoundTrue Ultra should be on your short list.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 17, 2015
Jaybird X2
REVIEW

Jaybird X2 ( Ice)

The Jaybird X2 is an improvement over the Bluebuds X and one of the better wireless sports headphones out there -- so long as you get a snug, comfortable fit.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on October 9, 2015
Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II
REVIEW

Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II ( Black)

The SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphone II mixes a strong blend of comfort and performance in attractively designed wireless headphone.

4 stars Editors' rating on September 2, 2015
Logitech G933 Artemis Spectrum Wireless Gaming Headset
EDITORS' TAKE

Logitech G933 Artemis Spectrum Wireless Gaming Headset

Two new gaming headsets from Logitech let you fully customize your audio experience.

Samsung Level U
REVIEW

Samsung Level U ( White)

If you're not a stickler for sound quality, the lightweight and well-designed Samsung Level U wireless Bluetooth headphone is very comfortable to wear and a good in-ear option for people who don't like to have eartips jammed in their ears.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 21, 2015
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
REVIEW

Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless

The Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless is an impressive-sounding luxury Bluetooth headphone, but its high price tempers our enthusiasm.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 11, 2015
1 star User rating out of 1 vote
Plantronics BackBeat Sense
REVIEW

Plantronics BackBeat Sense ( Black)

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
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
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
Philips Fidelio NC1
REVIEW

Philips Fidelio NC1

While the Philips Fidelio NC1's sound may be a little too forward for some listeners, it does have an excellent design and decent noise-canceling.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on June 1, 2015
4 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay H8
REVIEW

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay H8 ( Argilla Bright)

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
5 stars User rating out of 3 votes
Oppo PM-3
REVIEW

Oppo PM-3 ( Black)

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
4.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
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
3.3 stars User rating out of 2 votes
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
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
REVIEW

Sony MDR-ZX770BN ( Black)

While it isn't quite as good as the Beats Studio wireless, Sony's MDR-ZX770BN is a quality Bluetooth headphone and costs significantly less.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 29, 2015
4.8 stars User rating out of 4 votes
Marshall Headphones Major II
REVIEW

Marshall Headphones Major II

The combination of an improved design and better performance makes the Marshall Major II a strong on-ear contender for around $100 USD.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 24, 2015
4.8 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Philips Fidelio L2
REVIEW

Philips Fidelio L2 ( Black)

With a winning combination of comfort and superior sound quality, the Philips Fidelio L2 earns itself a spot among the luxury headphone elite.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 22, 2015