Headphones

Sony MDR-ZX770BN (Black)
REVIEW

Sony MDR-ZX770BN ( Black)

While it isn't quite as good as the Beats Studio wireless, Sony's MDR-ZX770BN is a quality Bluetooth headphone and costs significantly less.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 29, 2015
Marshall Headphones Major II
REVIEW

Marshall Headphones Major II

The combination of an improved design and better performance makes the Marshall Major II a strong on-ear contender for around $100 USD.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 24, 2015
Philips Fidelio L2 (Black)
REVIEW

Philips Fidelio L2 ( Black)

With a winning combination of comfort and superior sound quality, the Philips Fidelio L2 earns itself a spot among the luxury headphone elite.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 22, 2015
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless (Ivory)
REVIEW

Sennheiser Momentum Wireless ( Ivory)

While it may be a bit overpriced, the Momentum 2.0 Wireless is an excellent and well-designed Bluetooth headphone with active noise-cancellation that also offers strong wired performance.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 17, 2015

MSRP: $499.95

Sony MDR-1A ( Silver)
REVIEW

Sony MDR-1A ( Silver)

The supercomfortable Sony MDR-1A does a good job balancing clarity with just enough of laid-backness to make it a very versatile headphone that's well worth considering if you're looking for a full-size headphone in the $250-$300 range.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on April 16, 2015
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Koss PRO 4S - headphones
REVIEW

Koss PRO 4S

Although we regret that Koss doesn't include a remote on the cable, the Pro4S is an excellent studio monitor headphone that audiophiles will appreciate for its neutral sound design, forward-thinking features and generous warranty that guarantees no-question replacements for life.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 13, 2015
Skullcandy S5GRHT-448 Grind (Black)
REVIEW

Skullcandy S5GRHT-448 Grind ( Black)

The Grind is a good choice for anyone looking for a quality on-ear headphone who doesn't want to spend a lot.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 13, 2015
Audio Technica ATH-MSR7 (Black)
REVIEW

Audio Technica ATH-MSR7 ( Black)

The Audio-Technica ATH-MSR7 is a great-sounding headphone with the one caveat that its sonic detail is so impressive that it brings out both the best and worst in any given source material.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 12, 2015
Beyerdynamic T51i
REVIEW

Beyerdynamic T51i

The Beyerdynamic T51i is one of the best on-ear headphones available, offering excellent sound quality and a comfortable fit.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on April 3, 2015
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Sennheiser Momentum 2.0 (Android, Black)
REVIEW

Sennheiser Momentum 2.0 ( Android, Black)

While we'd like to see it cost a little less, Sennheiser has fixed the original Momentum's one weakness, making the new 2.0 Momentum not only sound slightly better but fit more comfortably.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 2, 2015
Koss SP330 On-ear Headphones
REVIEW

Koss SP330 On-ear Headphones

The Koss SP330 headphones are solid performers that will add a full signature to your music, but some audiophiles may find their design too basic for everyday use.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on March 26, 2015
Creative Sound Blaster Jam
REVIEW

Creative Sound Blaster Jam

While not without some weaknesses, the Creative Sound Blaster Jam is a strong budget Bluetooth headphone that delivers good sound for its modest price point.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on March 25, 2015
Sol Republic Shadow Wireless (Black)
REVIEW

Sol Republic Shadow Wireless ( Black)

The Sol Republic Shadow Wireless headphones deliver solid Bluetooth sound for a great price.

4 stars Editors' rating on March 24, 2015
3.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
LG Tone Infinim (HBS-900, Black)
REVIEW

LG Tone Infinim ( HBS-900, Black)

It's more expensive than other LG Tone stereo Bluetooth headsets, but the retractable earbud feature is nifty and will be worth the extra cost for a lot of people.

4 stars Editors' rating on March 18, 2015
4.1 stars User rating out of 4 votes
Pendulumic Stance S1+
REVIEW

Pendulumic Stance S1+

While it doesn't quite fulfill its promise as an audiophile Bluetooth headphone, the Pendulumic Stance S1+ is a comfortable wireless headphone that sounds good for the money and offers strong battery life.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on March 16, 2015
NAD Viso HP50 (Black)
REVIEW

NAD Viso HP50 ( Black)

The NAD isn't head and shoulders above the competition in its price class, but it does sound really good and should be given careful consideration if you're looking for an audiophile-grade headphone that won't break the bank.

4 stars Editors' rating on March 4, 2015
Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless (Black)
REVIEW

Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless ( Black)

If you don't want to spend more than double or triple the cost on the Bose SoundLink On-Ear Bluetooth or Beats' wireless headphones, the Hesh 2 Wireless is a decent budget Bluetooth headphone choice.

3 stars Editors' rating on March 2, 2015
Parrot Zik 2.0 (Black)
REVIEW

Parrot Zik 2.0 ( Black)

Sporting impressive design and solid sound, Parrot's feature-packed and pricey Zik 2.0 wireless headphones will wow some users but intimidate others.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on February 27, 2015
2.8 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Monster DNA Pro 2.0 Over-Ear (Black)
REVIEW

Monster DNA Pro 2.0 Over-Ear ( Black)

The Monster DNA Pro headphones are a step forward in design and sound quality, but some users may find the earcups too narrow.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on February 20, 2015
Master & Dynamic MH40 (Black)
REVIEW

Master & Dynamic MH40 ( Black)

Not everybody will love the fit of Master and Dynamic's over-the-ear MH40 headphones, but they are very well-built and sound excellent.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 13, 2015
HiFiMan HE-400i
REVIEW

HiFiMan HE-400i

If you've always wanted to own a pair of high-end "audiophile" headphones but can't quite justify dropping a grand on a pair, the superb sounding HiFiMan HE-400i is a good compromise.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 12, 2015
4.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Harman Kardon Soho Wireless (Black)
REVIEW

Harman Kardon Soho Wireless ( Black)

Harman Kardon's well-built and compact Soho Wireless is a solid on-ear Bluetooth headphone that doesn't quite surpass competing models from Bose and Beats.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on February 5, 2015
NHT SuperBuds Earphones
REVIEW

NHT SuperBuds Earphones

The NHT SuperBuds are are a good value at $100 and well worth a long look, particularly if you're someone who listens to a lot of bass-centric music.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 23, 2015
24k DJ Headphones
REVIEW

24k DJ Headphones

The Monster 24K Headphones are a solid purchase for DJs looking to add flashiness to their gear without sacrificing sound quality, but they won't fit everyone so be sure to try them on before buying.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 16, 2015
Beyerdynamic DTX 350p (Black)
REVIEW

Beyerdynamic DTX 350p ( Black)

The Beyerdynamic DTX 350 p may look like a budget-priced headphone, but it delivers sound usually found in more expensive models.

4 stars Editors' rating on January 16, 2015
JVC HA RX900
REVIEW

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.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 16, 2014
4.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Creative Aurvana Live 2 (Black)
REVIEW

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.

4 stars Editors' rating on December 10, 2014
Jabra Sport Pulse Wireless
REVIEW

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.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 9, 2014
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
Beats Solo2 Wireless (Black)
REVIEW

Beats Solo2 Wireless ( Black)

Beats on-ear Bluetooth headphone has lot going for it, but it doesn't quite justify its lofty price tag.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 4, 2014
3.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote