$20 - $30 Headphones

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
JVC HA-S400 Carbon Nanotubes Headphones
REVIEW

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.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 13, 2014
Audio Technica ATH-CKP500 SonicSport
REVIEW

Audio Technica ATH-CKP500 SonicSport ( Blue)

Offering a comfortable, secure fit and strong sound for a reasonable price, Audio-Technica's ATH-CKP500 earphones are one of the better in-ear sports headphone models available.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 29, 2013
Sol Republic Jax
REVIEW

Sol Republic Jax ( Blue/Stellar)

The $40 Sol Republic Jax in-ear headphones have the look of a bargain pair but sound as good as some headphones that cost twice as much.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 7, 2013
Tenqa Remxd Bluetooth Headphones
REVIEW

Tenqa Remxd Bluetooth Headphones ( White)

Despite their ho-hum design and sound, the relatively inexpensive Tenqa Remxd headphones are a good value for a Bluetooth model.

3 stars Editors' rating on February 25, 2013
3 stars User rating out of 1 vote
MEElectronics Sport-Fi S6 Earphones
REVIEW

MEElectronics Sport-Fi S6 Earphones ( Black/Red)

While the MEElectronics Sport-Fi S6 Earphones are affordable and decent-sounding, with a nice set of accessories, they won't fit everyone equally well.

3 stars Editors' rating on November 7, 2012
4.9 stars User rating out of 7 votes
Panasonic RP HJE355
REVIEW

Panasonic RP HJE355 ( Red)

Panasonic's very affordable RP-HJE355 series in-ear headphones sound as good as many earphones that cost twice as much.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on September 21, 2012
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
JVC Xtreme Xplosives
REVIEW

JVC Xtreme Xplosives ( Black)

You'll get a kick out of the JVC HA-M5X headphones if you like music that emphasizes thundering bass, and their sturdy construction and adequate noise cancellation come at an affordable price.

3 stars Editors' rating on May 2, 2011
4.9 stars User rating out of 3 votes
Sennheiser Circumaural
REVIEW

Sennheiser Circumaural ( Silver)

Though the ultra-affordable Sennheiser HD 201 headphones provide natural sound and capable performance, commuters may find the low volume output an issue when listening to music in highly trafficked environments.

3 stars Editors' rating on April 6, 2011
3.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Yamaha EPH-30
REVIEW

Yamaha EPH-30 ( White)

The Yamaha EPH-30 Inner Ear Headphones are a fantastic option for anyone on a budget, offering sound quality on par with the sound of sets that cost at least twice as much.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 28, 2010