The ANC23s are our new favourite headphones at this point, with excellent sound and a noise-cancelling feature you don't often find at this price.
Sennheiser's exquisite HD 800s sound more like listening to full-size speakers than any other headphones we've heard to date.
If you can afford them, Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless are arguably the best true wireless earbuds.
They're not as high-end or as highly accessorised as other Jays headphones, but as a replacement for the stock iPhone headphones the a-Jays Four offers excellent value.
The Ultimate Ears 700 Noise-Isolating Earphones are a stunning set of in-ear headphones that supply detailed sound, class-leading isolation and a good fit.
With its comfortable fit and superb performance, the Sony WH-1000XM3 is the noise-canceling headphone to beat.
The ANC9s sound great, and even better when noise cancelling is active. Memory foam creates a comfortable fit, but it's just a shame that you need to keep AAA batteries handy to get the most of out them.
Anyone looking for ultracompact headphones with top-notch sound quality should consider the Shure SE530 Sound Isolating Earphones. This set will cost you a pretty penny, but it'll be worth it.
The Klipsch Image S4i earphones offer up sound quality on par with and better than sets that cost many times as much, and they include compelling extras for iPhone and iPod users.
They may cost as much as a big-screen TV, but the PS1000s are simply the best-sounding, most comfortable, and best-looking Grado headphones we've ever tested.
The Klipsch Image S4 earphones offer up sound quality on par with and better than sets that cost many times as much; they are a spectacular choice for anyone looking for new earbuds.
The BlueAnt V1's voice control feature is one of those pieces of technology that is so good it makes you wonder why it hasn't been thought of sooner. The fact that the V1 does the basics right too makes it one of our favourite Bluetooth headsets.
Sony's WH-1000XM2 may not be quite as comfortable as Bose's QuietComfort 35 II, but in some respects it's a superior headphone.
Existing QC35 owners don't need to upgrade, but the addition of a dedicated Google Assistant button gives the already excellent wireless noise-canceling headphone an extra bit of personality.
Bluetooth meets best-in-class noise canceling: the Bose QuietComfort 35 is the ultimate noise canceling wireless headphone you can buy right now.
The Sony MDR-ZX600 headphones offer great sound and a stylish, comfortable design. The affordable price tag makes them an excellent option for music fans on a budget.
The Klipsch Image S3s are a fantastic option if you want to upgrade from the abysmal earphones that are bundled with most MP3 players. They sound good, feel comfortable and won't break the bank.
The Aliph Jawbone Era knocks it out of the park with high-end features, amazing audio quality, and innovative design.