$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 (Black)
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
Mpow Cheetah Bluetooth Sports Headphones
REVIEW

Mpow Cheetah Bluetooth Sports Headphones

If you don't have a problem with their fit or finish, the Mpow Cheetah wireless sports headphones are a relative bargain at around $35 online.

3 stars Editors' rating on April 29, 2014
4 stars User rating out of 1 vote
iLuv iHP636 ReF - headphones with mic
REVIEW

iLuv iHP636 ReF

While iLuv ReF headphone has a lot of pluses, including a sturdy, comfortable design, strong bass, and an Apple-friendly inline remote/microphone, it falls short in the clarity department.

3 stars Editors' rating on March 20, 2013
Tenqa Remxd Bluetooth Headphones (White)
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
The House of Marley Smile Jamaica (Lily)
REVIEW

The House of Marley Smile Jamaica ( Lily)

Like many celebrity-endorsed headphones, the House of Marley Smile Jamaica has a bass-heavy response, but an excellent price and build elevate it above its peers.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on November 7, 2012
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
MEElectronics Sport-Fi S6 Earphones (Black/Red)
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 (White)
REVIEW

Panasonic RP HJE355 ( White)

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
Nuforce NE-770X (Ice)
REVIEW

Nuforce NE-770X ( Ice)

The impressive-sounding Nuforce NE-770 earphones are a very solid value at $49.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 22, 2012
4.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Philips Citiscape Metro (Blue)
REVIEW

Philips Citiscape Metro ( Blue)

The Citiscape Metro on-ear headphones have a great sense of style for a budget-priced headphone, but the sound lacks clarity.

3 stars Editors' rating on March 15, 2012