Bose SoundTrue Headphones ( White)
The Bose SoundTrue On-Ear is a very comfortable everyday-use headphone that sounds good and collapses into a very compact carrying case.
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.
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.
Plantronics BackBeat Pro
Despite some small drawbacks, the feature-packed Plantronics BackBeat Pro is an intriguing option for those looking for a wireless headphone with active noise-cancelling.
Bowers and Wilkins P5 Series 2
The Bowers and Wilkins P5 Series 2 has the same winning design of its highly rated predecessor, but now it sounds even better.
Sennheiser Urbanite XL ( IOS, Black)
The Sennheiser Urbanite XL is a well-designed Beats competitor that costs less and sounds as good or better.
Bose QuietComfort 25 ( Black)
The QuietComfort 25 model takes Bose's already stellar noise-canceling headphones and levels them up to new heights.
Monster iSport Victory In-Ear Headphones ( Black)
Despite a couple of small flaws, the Monster iSport Victory offers a great fit, is water-resistant, and one of the better sounding in-ear sports headphones out there.
Sony MDR10RBT ( Black)
The Sony MDR-10RBT gets you about 75 percent of the way to the Beats Studio Wireless for a lot less money.
Beyerdynamic DX 160 IE ( Black)
While the Beyerdynamic DX160 iE has some small downsides, it's a bona fide audiophile in-ear headphone at an invitingly affordable price.
Bowers & Wilkins P7
The Bowers & Wilkins P7 may not the best headphone you can buy in its luxury price range, but it certainly is among the best, with excellent build quality and rich sound that works well with a wide range of music genres and sources.
Samsung Level On ( Black)
Except for Galaxy compatibility, the Samsung Level On doesn't offer anything you won't find in other, better on-ear headphones for the same price.
Grado Prestige Series SR325e
While they aren't for bass lovers, the SR325e headphones deliver very open, detailed sound that makes for exciting listening.
Grado Prestige Series SR80e
While the open-back design isn't good for noisy environments, the Grado SR80e headphones sound exceptionally good for $100 and are also comfortable to wear.
Beats Powerbeats2 Wireless ( Black)
While it's a bit overpriced, the Beats Powerbeats 2 Wireless is among the best wireless sports earphones.
Beats Solo 2 ( Gray)
These Solo 2 may not win audiophile hearts and ears, but for its intended audience -- namely, folks who are looking for a fast, exciting headphone with lots of high-quality bass -- this is an excellent on-ear headphone.
Klipsch R6i ( Black)
If you're looking for comfortable in-ear headphones with very plump bass, the Klipsch R6i model will do it, but they're also short on detail and clarity.
MEElectronics Atlas ( Orion Metallic)
The MEElectronics Atlas offer distinctive looks, a full suite of features, and sound quality that can't be faulted at this price.
Audio Technica ATH-M50x ( Black)
Quibbles aside, the Audio-Technica ATH-M50x headphones are a modestly improved version of the already spectacular model they're based on, and among the best-sounding pairs you'll find for less than $200.
JVC HA-S400 Carbon Nanotubes Headphones ( Black)
At around $26 online, JVC's HA-S400 Nanotubes are among the better on-ear headphones for the money.