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Updated: Oct 2, 2015 10:12
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V-Moda Crossfade M-100

V-Moda, with its True Blood-branded products and its serious focus on visual design and flair, could be mistaken for a headphone company that's all style and no substance. Underneath the attractive style of the V-Moda Crossfade M-100, though, there's...

27 expert reviews | 1569 user reviews

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Blue Microphones Mo-Fi

Blue Microphones Mo-Fi headphones present a challenging proposition for buyers. From a sound-quality perspective, these headphones sound excellent, really. But from a comfort perspective, we feel like Blue got a little ahead of itself. There’s no need...

7 expert reviews | 7 user reviews

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Sennheiser G4ME ONE

Audiophiles and gamers are two wildly different audiences. You can certainly be both, but it's hard to be both at the same time. Audiophiles want excellent sound quality that reproduces the audio source purely, without any sorts of tricks or tweaks to...

16 expert reviews | 314 user reviews

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Motorola MOTO HINT

Bluetooth headsets, once a symbol of success, are now something that you use just because you have to, but not something you'd want to be seen with.

3 expert reviews | 308 user reviews

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SOL REPUBLIC Master Tracks

The Sol Republic Master Tracks have a distinct, eye-catching design and good performance, offering better, more refined sound than the original Tracks.

18 expert reviews | 133 user reviews

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Plantronics Voyager Edge

It’s generally difficult to find a Bluetooth headset that delivers solid audio quality without leaving you looking like you’ve just come off-shift from a call center. Jawbone’s Era has since its launch been our pick of the handsfree kits, with its...

13 expert reviews | 971 user reviews

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Jabra MOVE Wireless

Bluetooth headphones are experiencing a sort of renaissance, with audio quality that's improved by leaps and bounds in the last few years. Suddenly, a $99 pair like the Jabra Move Wireless can hang with many wired pairs in the same price range. The...

7 expert reviews | 29 user reviews

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Bose SoundTrue Around Ear

While the Bose SoundTrue has only minor design changes from the earlier AE2i, it remains one of the most comfortable-to-wear, full-size headphones, and it also sounds good.

11 expert reviews | 102 user reviews

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Beats PowerBeats 2 Wireless

Some audiophiles may thumb their noses at Beats' bass-boosted, celebrity-endorsed speakers and headphones, but the brand helped bring better sound to the forefront for otherwise casual listeners. But despite my gratitude toward Beats for making people...

9 expert reviews | 5768 user reviews

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Sol Republic Tracks Air

At $200, the Sol Republic Tracks Air aren't cheap, but they're better priced than some of the premium Bluetooth headphone competition -- and sound relatively good, too, with a strong feature set.

14 expert reviews | 157 user reviews

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Plantronics RIG Surround

Plantronics is generally known for Bluetooth headsets and other devices that connect to phones, but it's also reached into the world of gaming accessories. The Plantronics RIG is a functional, well-designed gaming headset that works with most game...

6 expert reviews | 12 user reviews

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Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless

The Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless enters a crowded field of affordable-but-not-cheap Bluetooth headphones. Priced at $99.99, the over-the-ear Hesh 2 deliver a quality listening experience in a cool design, and an included, removable cable allows you to...

3 expert reviews | 986 user reviews

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ASUS ROG Vulcan Pro

The ASUS Vulcan PRO is a great set, it's positioning is great and the mic is great and that's probably what a gamer should be looking at anyway. However, the lack of decent audio quality means that you can't really use this set for multimedia playback...

4 expert reviews

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PSB’s M4U 2 is a superb example of a premium headphone that does almost everything right.

31 expert reviews | 165 user reviews

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Marshall Monitor

Rawk-themed headphones have been popping up more and more lately—we recently had the Motörheadphones Motörizer storm into our labs, and now we have the Marshall Monitor. At $200, the Monitor is a classy homage to the legendary guitar amps. But it's...

10 expert reviews | 175 user reviews

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Sennheiser HD 700

Sennheiser's HD 700 isn't just one of the best-sounding headphone models we've tested, it's also remarkably comfortable to wear for hours at a time.

24 expert reviews | 164 user reviews

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Turtle Beach Elite 800X

The Elite 800X gaming headset arrived on my doorstep at the worst possible time: I was neck deep in PC game reviews and about to leave for E3. Now that I've had a few weeks to play with it, I'm sad I'd…

5 expert reviews | 64 user reviews

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Klipsch Reference On-Ear

Klipsch's latest entry into its Reference headphone lineup is the Reference On-Ear, a $199 pair with leather and brushed metallic accents. Bass lovers who like their low end powerful, but articulate, and balanced by crisp high-mids, will find plenty to...

3 expert reviews

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Bose AE2W

We don't like the lumpy receiver but the sound is smooth as silk

21 expert reviews | 1133 user reviews

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Sony MDR-ZX660AP

Speedy delivery in a good study box. Headphones feel lovely on and sound great too.

1 expert reviews | 71 user reviews

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Philips Fidelio M2BT

If you like quality audio and stacks of burbling bass to vibrate your inner ears then the Philips Fidelio M2BT do a fine job. The big sound from these small cans defies expectation.

4 expert reviews

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Marshall Mode EQ

Marshall Headphones scores another round, incorporating the legacy of Marshall cabinets and amps into the Mode EQ by crafting a headphone that does justice to its namesake. You’ll have to trade a few accessories for the EQ feature, but from that...

4 expert reviews | 24 user reviews

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British maker RHA has been in the headphone game for some time, mostly focusing on the lower-end market. The MA750i is the company's first foray into a higher end model: coming it at a list price of $129.99, it enters a crowded space of $100-150 units...

11 expert reviews | 809 user reviews

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While light on accessories for such an expensive Bluetooth headphone pair, the AKG K845 BT delivers a powerful audio experience nonetheless.

9 expert reviews | 96 user reviews

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Plantronics RIG

Since this is a Plantronics product, you may expect some kind of Bluetooth support, so I should point out that Bluetooth is not supported in this version. It’s not hard to imagine that other versions could be built with fancier options at some point,...

34 expert reviews | 88 user reviews


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