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Headphone & Headset Reviews

Updated: May 26, 2016 22:21
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#26
alaScore 95

Kingston HyperX Cloud II

Gaming headsets don't have to be just for gaming. Any good set can also work well as regular stereo headphones, as long as they have a 3.5mm connection and sound good, and the boom mic doesn't get in the way. However, most gaming headsets embrace...

24 expert reviews | 2552 user reviews

#27
alaScore 95

Plantronics BackBeat Pro

Class 1 Bluetooth 4.0 is gilding the lily a bit, but they sound terrific and their battery lasts a good long time.

31 expert reviews | 998 user reviews

#28
alaScore 95

JBL Reflect Mini BT

The JBL Reflect Mini BT headphones deliver powerful, accurate Bluetooth audio in a sweat-resistant, secure-fitting design.

4 expert reviews | 143 user reviews

#29
alaScore 95

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."

15 expert reviews | 173 user reviews

#30
alaScore 95

Samsung Level U Pro (EO-BN920)

Despite a few small downsides, the Samsung Level U Pro is one of the better sounding collar-style Bluetooth headphones and offers a comfortable fit.

5 expert reviews | 24 user reviews

#31
alaScore 95

Logitech G933

Conclusions The Logitech G933 Artemis Spectrum is one of the best wireless gaming headsets you can buy. The comfortable, sturdy design and excellent sound profile justify its $200 price tag, and its extensive connection options mean you can hook it up...

8 expert reviews | 568 user reviews

#32
alaScore 94

Audio Technica ATH-M50x

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

15 expert reviews | 4943 user reviews

#33
alaScore 94

Shure SRH1540

Most headphones we test tend to have a moderate-to-intense bass response, so reviewing a pair like the Shure SRH1540 almost comes as a shock. Few headphones can extend down as low as 5Hz and yet deliver accurate bass response that doesn't boost the...

10 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

#34
alaScore 94

Beyerdynamic DT1770 Pro

Performance and Conclusions Like all excellent studio headphones, the DT 1770 Pro walks the fine line between pure flat response and slight boosting in certain frequency ranges to allow for clarity, richness, and depth. On tracks with powerful...

5 expert reviews | 13 user reviews

#35
alaScore 94

Bose QuietComfort 20 / QC20 / QC20i

Supreme comfort and stellar anti-noise make the Bose QuietComfort 20i the noise-canceling buds to beat.

49 expert reviews | 4184 user reviews

#36
alaScore 94

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 | 1625 user reviews

#37
alaScore 94

Bose SoundSport IE

While the Bose SoundSport In-Ear may not be the best sounding in-ear headphone for the money, the design and comfort level are great, and it's ideal for people who want this sort of headphone style without the need to jam the tips into their ear canals.

5 expert reviews | 991 user reviews

#38
alaScore 94

AudioQuest NightHawk

Those seeking a comfortable upper-class headphone that add some character to the mix -- and a pleasant boost of bass – will fall in love with the NightHawk.

10 expert reviews | 14 user reviews

#39
alaScore 94

Sony MDR-100AAP

We don’t want to be overly harsh – these are a respectable pair of headphones, and were they a little cheaper, we could readily get behind them. It’s just that we want the h.ear ons to take off the kid gloves every once in a while. For £150, we want...

4 expert reviews | 69 user reviews

#40
alaScore 94

Beats by Dr. Dre Solo2 Wireless

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

13 expert reviews | 2581 user reviews

#41
alaScore 94

Kingston HyperX Cloud

Kingston HyperX has spruced up its Cloud headset with the MAV Edition, re-releasing it with some cool extras and a specialty design. Let's take a look.

25 expert reviews | 2024 user reviews

#42
alaScore 94

Plantronics BackBeat Fit

Many Bluetooth headphones tout themselves as being workout-friendly, but they usually try to find balance between good performance at the gym and good performance everywhere else. The Plantronics BackBeat Fit, on the other hand, is a purely...

23 expert reviews | 4548 user reviews

#43
alaScore 94

Parrot Zik 2.0

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

27 expert reviews | 202 user reviews

#44
alaScore 94

RHA S500i

RHA has made a name for itself by offering quality headphones and earphones at budget prices. Eventually the company expanded its lineup to include some pricier options, like the RHA T20, but is returning to its roots with the S500i. The in-ear S500i,...

9 expert reviews | 2 user reviews

#45
alaScore 94

Marshall Headphones Major II

Marshall headphones, from their inception, have defied the gimmicky concept of invoking the look of the iconic Marshall guitar amps. Fashioning headphones and speakers this way could have been a great chance to skimp on actual audio performance in the...

15 expert reviews | 122 user reviews

#46
alaScore 94

Klipsch Reference On-Ear

The Klipsch Reference X12i earphones provide a mids-focused, high-quality listening experience in a tiny, lightweight design.

11 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

#47
alaScore 94

Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear 2.0 (M2) / Momentum In-Ear G / Momentum In-Ear i

The Sennheiser Momentum In-Ear doesn't measure up to the high standard set by other more expensive headphones in the Momentum line, but it still has a lot going for it for the price.

22 expert reviews | 822 user reviews

#48
alaScore 94

Pioneer SE-MHR5

The pricey Pioneer SE-MHR5 headphone pair sounds amazing, but isn't terribly comfortable when worn for long time periods.

2 expert reviews

#49
alaScore 94

Samsung Level On Wireless Pro

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 expert reviews

#50
alaScore 94

Master & Dynamic MW60

If you can overlook the fact that it costs too much, the MW60 is beautifully designed wireless headphone that delivers very good performance.

4 expert reviews

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