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.
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.
Jabra Sport Pulse Wireless
If you prize its built-in heart-rate monitor over top-notch sound quality, the Jabra Sport Pulse one of the better wireless sports headphones out there, particularly in terms of fit and features.
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.
Beats Solo2 Wireless ( Black)
Beats on-ear Bluetooth headphone has lot going for it, but it doesn't quite justify its lofty price tag.
The Shure SRH145m+ may not be swanky, but it fits well and delivers strong performance for a reasonable price.
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 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.
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.
Samsung Level On ( White/Tan)
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.
Beats Powerbeats2 Wireless ( Black)
While it's a bit overpriced, the Beats Powerbeats 2 Wireless is among the best wireless sports earphones.
Beats Solo2 ( Blue)
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.
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.
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.
Sol Republic Master Tracks ( Electro Blue)
The Sol Republic Master Tracks have a distinct, eye-catching design and good performance, offering better, more refined sound than the original Tracks.
V-Moda XS Headphones ( Matte Black)
If you're looking for a $150-$250 on-ear headphone, the well-built V-Moda XS should be on your short list.
Blueant PUMP Bluetooth HD Sportbuds ( Black)
The $129 BlueAnt Pump HD may not sound stellar but it offers a secure fit and a waterproof design that makes it an appealing workout headphone.
Beats Studio Wireless ( Black)
While it'll cost you a hefty $380, the Beats Studio Wireless is an excellent wireless Bluetooth headphone.
GoGroove BlueVibe DLX ( Black)
There's nothing terribly special about the GoGroove BlueVibe DLX, but it's an affordable wireless Bluetooth headphone that will be "good enough" for people on tighter budgets.