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Focal Listen
REVIEW

Focal Listen

French company Focal's closed-back, over-ear headphone is designed for mobile use and delivers excellent sound for $250.

4 stars Editors' rating on August 22, 2016
Jabra Sport Pulse Special Edition
EDITORS' TAKE

Jabra Sport Pulse Special Edition

Special editions of the Sport Coach and Sport Pulse include some small but potentially important improvements.

MSRP: $159.99

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Puro Sound Labs BT5200 Bluetooth Headphones
REVIEW

Puro Sound Labs BT5200 Bluetooth Headphones (Black)

The Puro Sound Labs BT5200 headphones might look like some other Bluetooth headphones, but they do deliver excellent audio while helping you protect yourself from hearing loss.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 16, 2016
Sony h.ear MDR-100ABN
REVIEW

Sony h.ear MDR-100ABN (Blue)

Priced to compete with Bose's QuietComfort 35, the comfortable H.ear On Wireless NC offers impressive sound and noise canceling that make it a strong contender in the category.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on August 4, 2016
Skullcandy Ink'd WIreless
REVIEW

Skullcandy Ink'd WIreless (White)

The Skull Candy Ink'd Wireless is a better Bluetooth headphone than it looks.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 3, 2016
Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless
REVIEW

Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless

While it doesn't quite eclipse the less-expensive Bose, the Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless headphone is comfortable and feature packed, and performs very well.

4 stars Editors' rating on July 26, 2016
Jabra Halo Smart
REVIEW

Jabra Halo Smart

While it doesn't do much to distinguish itself from other neckband-style headphones from a design standpoint, the Jabra Halo Smart seems sturdily built, performs very well as a headset for making calls and offers decent sound quality for music if you get a tight seal.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 24, 2016
Monster Elements Wireless Over-Ear Headphones
EDITORS' TAKE

Monster Elements Wireless Over-Ear Headphones (Black Slate)

The Elements transmit wireless audio over Bluetooth and also feature a Micro-USB port on the ear cup for universal compatibility with devices that only have a digital connection (like Lightning).

Pricing not available

JayBird Freedom F5
REVIEW

JayBird Freedom F5 (Ocean)

The Jaybird Freedom is in many ways the best Jaybird headphone yet -- and a strong wireless in-ear sports headphone -- but a few design flaws and its high price tag spoil the package.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 10, 2016
4 stars User rating out of 1 vote
LucidSound LS20
EDITORS' TAKE

LucidSound LS20

It's just a shame the LS20 isn't wireless like the company's flagship model.

MSRP: $99.99

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Here One
EDITORS' TAKE

Here One

Call them smarter-filtering earphones, or wearables for a new ear-based age.

MSRP: $299.00

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Dell AE2 Performance USB Headset
EDITORS' TAKE

Dell AE2 Performance USB Headset

There are a few small issues with the AE2, but the price makes them easy to ignore.

Bose QuietComfort 35
REVIEW

Bose QuietComfort 35 (Silver)

Bluetooth meets best-in-class noise canceling: the Bose QuietComfort 35 is the ultimate noise canceling wireless headphone you can buy right now.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on June 22, 2016
Astro A50 Wireless Gaming Headset
EDITORS' TAKE

Astro A50 Wireless Gaming Headset (2016, Xbox One)

Astro adds some customisation options to its top-of-the-line wireless gaming headset.

Bose SoundSport Wireless
REVIEW

Bose SoundSport Wireless (Aqua)

The Bose SoundSport Wireless is the most comfortable, best overall in-ear Bluetooth sports headphone you can buy right now.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on June 15, 2016
2.9 stars User rating out of 4 votes
Bose SoundSport Pulse Wireless
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Bose SoundSport Pulse Wireless

Bose takes a crack at the fitness tracker market by building a heart-rate monitor into its SoundSport Pulse Wireless headphones.

Pricing not available

Bose QuietControl 30
EDITORS' TAKE

Bose QuietControl 30

The wireless successor to the QuietComfort 20, the upcoming QC30, which also features active noise-cancellation, arrives this September for $300.

MSRP: $299.95

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Samsung Gear IconX
EDITORS' TAKE

Samsung Gear IconX (black)

Samsung's newest fitness gadget aims for the ears, with two independent wireless buds and full on-board fitness tracking.

Status Audio CB-1
REVIEW

Status Audio CB-1

Those more interested in getting excellent audio quality for their money than high-end design or a big brand name will appreciate the Status Audio CB-1 over-the-ear headphones.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 25, 2016

Pricing not available

Samsung Level On Wireless PRO
REVIEW

Samsung Level On Wireless PRO (White)

Another good but not great headphone from Samsung, the wireless Samsung Level On Pro has enough merits to make it worth considering, particularly if you're someone who owns one of Samsung's latest smartphones phones.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 13, 2016