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Updated: Oct 20, 2017 22:21
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#151
alaScore 91

Sennheiser Urbanite XL Wireless

We listed the lack of active noise cancellation as a "con," but given the audio performance of these wireless cans, some audio fanatics will actually consider that a "pro."

19 expert reviews | 230 user reviews

#152
alaScore 91

Jaybird X2

The Jaybird X2 is an improvement over the Bluebuds X and one of the better wireless sports headphones out there -- so long as you get a snug, comfortable fit.

14 expert reviews | 2885 user reviews

#153
alaScore 91

Audio Technica ATH-SR5BT

The Audio-Technica ATH-SR5BT is a stellar sounding Bluetooth headphone that sounds even better wired. If you're looking for a well balanced pair of wireless headphones that plays nicely with all types of music, it's hard to do better than the ATH-SR5BT.

8 expert reviews | 19 user reviews

#154
alaScore 91

Final Audio Design Sonorous III

The Final Audio Design Sonorous III exceeded our expectations for comfort and audio quality and serve as an excellent introduction to the brand at an affordable cost.

6 expert reviews

#155
alaScore 91

Audeze iSine 20

Audeze's iSine 20 will woo you with massive, immersive sound and unrivaled detail

2 expert reviews

#156
alaScore 91

Sony PlayStation Platinum Wireless

The Sony Platinum are nothing special. Other than the features on the interface side of things, the restrictions placed on the 3D surround capabilities and uncomfortable design hold back the headset.

2 expert reviews | 32 user reviews

#157
alaScore 91

Jabra Sport Coach

The Jabra Sport Coach is essentially the same as its predecessor with a slightly different tack. The motion sensor arguably offers greater flexibility than the heart rate monitor of the Pulse, except Jabra has yet to fully utilize its capabilities....

24 expert reviews | 192 user reviews

#158
alaScore 91

Jaybird Freedom

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.

6 expert reviews | 124 user reviews

#159
alaScore 91

KitSound Arena

KitSound’s budget wireless headphones offer sound that definitely isn’t budget – but it may not last all that long.

1 expert reviews | 71 user reviews

#160
alaScore 91

Sony Xperia Ear

I was excited about the Xperia Ear and what it promised until I realized that, as it stands, the device does nothing different from Siri or Google over wired earbuds. In particular, the fact that it requires you to use your hand and press a button to...

8 expert reviews | 73 user reviews

#161
alaScore 91

JBL Everest Elite 750NC

If you're looking for the best in wireless noise cancellation, the aforementioned Bose QuietComfort 35 headphones—and their in-ear sibling, the Bose QuietControl 30—are the the best we've tested. We're also fans of the AKG N60 NC Wireless and the...

3 expert reviews

#162
alaScore 90

Audiofly AF180

Audiofly's AF180s completely blew past Anthony expectations, far beyond what he thought. Come and see what he thought about these in-ear monitors.

3 expert reviews | 5 user reviews

#163
alaScore 90

Audio Technica ATH-M50x

The new ATH-M50x has the same sound as the previous version, but with a few added features.

17 expert reviews | 5606 user reviews

#164
alaScore 90

Jays a-JAYS Four+

Do check which OS you’d want to go for, Android or iOS before buying one.

3 expert reviews | 4 user reviews

#165
alaScore 90

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.

7 expert reviews | 44 user reviews

#166
alaScore 90

Audio Technica ATH-E40

Interestingly, the professional in-ear “E” series of Audio Technica starts with the E40, E50 and goes to the E70 with prices jumping double each time with the E70 costing well above Rs 20,000 mark. The E40 is an excellent buy to consider for serious...

1 expert reviews | 14 user reviews

#167
alaScore 90

Bowers & Wilkins P5 Series 2

From audio quality to aesthetics, Bowers and Wilkins' revised P5 improves upon its predecessor in every way.

23 expert reviews | 122 user reviews

#168
alaScore 90

House of Marley Rebel BT

Performance and Conclusions On tracks with powerful sub-bass, like The Knife's "Silent Shout," the Rebel BT delivers some thunderous low-end that will appeal to bass lovers. At top, unwise listening levels, the Rebel BT doesn't distort on this track,...

4 expert reviews | 9 user reviews

#169
alaScore 90

Audio-Technica ATH-MSR7NC

These new headphones add active noise cancellation to an outstanding and award-winning over-ear model from Audio-Technica. The sound is exceptional in the midrange through the treble, with a tight and accurate bass that supports the primary frequencies...

8 expert reviews | 22 user reviews

#170
alaScore 90

Bose Soundlink On-Ear

Performance and Conclusions On tracks with powerful sub-bass, like The Knife's "Silent Shout," the SoundLink On-Ear delivers intense deep bass response. At top, unwise listening levels, the bass does not distort, and at moderate-to-high volume levels,...

18 expert reviews | 1792 user reviews

#171
alaScore 90

Libratone Q Adapt Lightning

The Libratone Q Adapt Lightning earphones offer vibrant, rich, exciting audio that will definitely appeal to those who favor a bass-forward sound signature. If it's excellent in-ear noise cancellation you're primarily after, the aforementioned Bose...

2 expert reviews | 10 user reviews

#172
alaScore 90

PDP Afterglow AG9

The PDP Afterglow AG 9+ Prismatic is a capable and uncommonly affordable wireless gaming headset. It lacks simulated surround, and its audio balance leans a bit too much on the bass, but it still produces a powerful sound. You'd be hard-pressed to find...

2 expert reviews | 221 user reviews

#173
alaScore 90

Creative Sound BlasterX H5

A lightweight stereo gaming headset you'll wear for hours

7 expert reviews | 70 user reviews

#174
alaScore 90

Samsung Level Over

If you need the best over-ear noise cancellation on the market, look to the Bose QuietComfort 25, and its cousin, the QuietComfort 20, which is the best overall noise-cancellation set, but it's an in-ear model. If it's an excellent wireless headphone...

24 expert reviews | 174 user reviews

#175
alaScore 90

Sony MDR-Z7

While expensive, the well-built and supercomfortable Sony MDR-Z7 can go toe to toe with competing high-end audiophile headphones.

15 expert reviews | 104 user reviews

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