Plantronics BackBeat Pro
Despite some small drawbacks, the feature-packed Plantronics BackBeat Pro is an intriguing option for those looking for a wireless headphone with active noise-cancelling.
Sennheiser Urbanite XL ( Galaxy, Black)
The Sennheiser Urbanite XL is a well-designed Beats competitor that costs less and sounds as good or better.
Bose QuietComfort 25 ( Black)
The QuietComfort 25 model takes Bose's already stellar noise-canceling headphones and levels them up to new heights.
Bose Freestyle Earbuds ( Ice Blue)
While it may not be the best-sounding headphone for the money, the Bose Freestyle's superior design and comfort level make it a go-to choice for anyone seeking a sporty and stylish in-ear model.
Samsung Level On ( Black)
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.
Grado Prestige Series SR80e
While the open-back design isn't good for noisy environments, the Grado SR80e headphones sound exceptionally good for $100 and are also comfortable to wear.
Beats Solo 2 ( Silver)
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.
Klipsch R6i ( Black)
If you're looking for comfortable in-ear headphones with very plump bass, the Klipsch R6i model will do it, but they're also short on detail and clarity.
MEElectronics Atlas ( Orion Metallic)
The MEElectronics Atlas offer distinctive looks, a full suite of features, and sound quality that can't be faulted at this price.
JVC HA-S400 Carbon Nanotubes Headphones ( White)
At around $26 online, JVC's HA-S400 Nanotubes are among the better on-ear headphones for the money.
Sol Republic Master Tracks ( Gunmetal)
The Sol Republic Master Tracks have a distinct, eye-catching design and good performance, offering better, more refined sound than the original Tracks.
Plantronics Voyager Edge ( Jet Black)
The Plantronics Voyager Edge's impressive hands-free call quality and sleek size makes it a smarter buy than the fashionable Jawbone Era.
GoGroove BlueVibe DLX ( White)
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.
Beyerdynamic T 51 p
The Beyerdynamic T 51 p is one of the best on-ear headphones available, offering excellent sound quality and a comfortable fit.
Jawbone Era ( 2014, Black Streak)
Outside of short battery life, the small and comfortable Jawbone Era delivers the full package of an affordable price, excellent sound quality, and a powerful companion app.
Harman Kardon Soho-I ( White)
The Harman Kardon Soho-I headphones are appealing if you're looking for a compact on-ear model, but they do have a few shortcomings.
Bose QuietComfort 20
Despite some downsides, including a high price, the Bose QuietComfort 20 offers the best noise-canceling in an in-ear headphone and should tempt frequent travelers looking for a more compact alternative to a full-size NC headphone, such as the Bose QuietComfort 15.
Plantronics Backbeat Go 2 ( White)
While its short battery life keeps it from true greatness, the Plantronics BackBeat Go 2 is a superior wireless Bluetooth in-ear headphone.
AKG K551 ( White)
The AKG K551s are closed portable headphones with an open, airy sound, but their relative lack of bass means they're actually better for use at home.
Philips Fidelio M1 ( Black)
While they fall short of delivering truly excellent sound, the well-designed Philips Fidelio M1 on-ear headphones are comfortable to wear and well-suited for day-to-day use.
Sol Republic Jax ( White/Black)
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.
Kinivo BTC450 Bluetooth Hands-Free Car Kit
The Kinivo BTC450 is a good and inexpensive choice for adding Bluetooth to cars with an auxiliary input, but it is short on features.
Denon AH-W150 Exercise Freak ( Yellow)
While in design they may resemble a pair of jumbo hearing aids, the Denon AH-W150 Exercise Freaks are among the better wireless sports headphones available.
TackForm Steady Clip multi-surface mount
The TackForm Steady Clip Universal Mount holds most phones securely in the car, but its large grip is best suited for massive phablets.
V-Moda Remix ( Nero)
The V-Moda Remix Remote headphones earn our Editors' Choice recommendation with a colorfully dynamic sound profile, a generous two-year replacement warranty, and a handful of accessories that ensure a tight seal and versatile usability.
TackForm C-Fit Multi-Surface mount ( black)
The TackForm C-Fit is a stylish and secure suction cup mount that can hold almost any phone on almost any smooth, solid surface.
Denon AH-C300 Urban Raver ( Black)
The Denon AH-C300 Urban Raver in-ear headphones deliver ample bass and will please hip-hop and rock fans with its lively dynamics and treble detailing.
Monster ClarityHD Micro
The Monster ClarityHD Micro is a very good little Bluetooth speaker, but it's only worth buying if you can get it for less than $125.
Bracketron Mi-T Grip Dash Mount
The Bracketron Mi-T Grip is (both metaphorically and literally) a solid smartphone mount for users who prefer dashboard placement.
Klipsch Image X7i ( Black)
While their price is a little too steep, the X7i earphones are slick-looking and comfortable, and deliver clean, detailed sound.