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Updated: Jan 19, 2018 23:20
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#76
alaScore 93

Sony MDR-XB650BT

The Sony MDR-XB650BT is marketed as an "extra bass" headphone pair, and that's exactly what you get—along with a very comfy build. Booming bass fiends will absolutely love these while purists (or even those who really like bass but also want some...

11 expert reviews | 393 user reviews

#77
alaScore 93

Sony MDR-XB80BS

If big bass motivates you during your workouts, Sony's MDR-XB80BS earphones will provide it in spades and stay in place while doing so. However, many bass lovers don't necessarily realize that they also want a crisp high-mid punch to help add crunch...

5 expert reviews | 121 user reviews

#78
alaScore 93

Bragi The Headphone

While not without their faults, namely the lack of a charging case, Bragi’s The Headphone are an impressive and affordable new offering in the true wireless marketplace. With the possible exception of Apple’s AirPods, Bragi’s latest outpace the...

9 expert reviews | 25 user reviews

#79
alaScore 93

Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Xbox One

The Turtle Beach Stealth 700 is an impressive wireless gaming headset that offers rich audio and innovative Xbox Wireless functionality.

1 expert reviews | 5 user reviews

#80
alaScore 93

ASUS ROG Centurion

Extraordinary Sound.

2 expert reviews | 2 user reviews

#81
alaScore 93

Sol Republic Amps Air

As a whole package, the Sol Republic Amps Air is a pair of wire-free earphones that work hard for their price point.

2 expert reviews

#82
alaScore 93

Pioneer Rayz Plus

The Pioneer Rayz Plus offer us a glimpse at the future of headphones now that the 3.5mm jack is a thing of the past. While we appreciate many of the new features the form factor brings, the headphones themselves have a few design and performance issues...

3 expert reviews

#83
alaScore 93

Plantronics Backbeat Fit 300

The awkwardly large inline remote keeps the BackBeat Fit 300 from being an ideal running headphone, but there's still a lot to like about them.

2 expert reviews

#84
alaScore 92

Turtle Beach Elite Pro

Conclusions Turtle Beach's Elite Pro Tournament Headset offers fantastic audio quality and one of the most comfortable fits we've seen in this category. It's an excellent headset that justifies its premium price tag. It's just disappointing to see...

5 expert reviews | 16 user reviews

#85
alaScore 92

Audio-Technica ATH-ADG1X

Released alongside its closed-ear sibling, is the Audio-Technica ATH-ADG1X open-ear headset worth the hefty price tag? Let's check in and find out.

2 expert reviews | 3 user reviews

#86
alaScore 92

Audeze Sine

For this price, plenty of readers will be after a slightly more traditional, flat response-style pair of headphones, and there are certainly excellent options to choose from. We like the Beyerdynamic DT 1770 Pro, the Blue Lola, the Master & Dynamic...

19 expert reviews | 3 user reviews

#87
alaScore 92

Beyerdynamic DT 1990 PRO

For $600, the DT 1990 Pro headphones don't disappoint, but it's worth doing research before plunking down the big bucks, as there are some worthy competitors that still offer a very accurate sound signature for engineers and musicians. From a purely...

2 expert reviews | 8 user reviews

#88
alaScore 92

RHA S500

The RHA S500u are an incredible value, offering stunning sound and build quality for the price. These headphones easily stand toe-to-toe against competitors costing twice as much. They may not be the last word in resolution, dynamic range or...

1 expert reviews | 14 user reviews

#89
alaScore 92

Sony h.ear on 2 Mini Wireless / WH-H800

The Sony WH-H800 headphones look like a nifty pair. They're part of the distinctively designed h.ear 2 range but, unlike their larger siblings that we've tested before, these are an on-ear pair. You'll be able to fit them in your bag more easily, but...

3 expert reviews | 7 user reviews

#90
alaScore 92

Onkyo E700M

The Onkyo E700M in-ears are a highly recommendable pair of headphones. We like the stylish design with tangle-resistant cables. They're super comfy with the foam tips which also aid sound quality, which is great even if you don't make use of High-Res...

6 expert reviews | 43 user reviews

#91
alaScore 92

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...

6 expert reviews | 21 user reviews

#92
alaScore 92

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.

13 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

#93
alaScore 92

Focal Sphear

There's plenty to like about Focal's Sphear earphones. The no-nonsense design places an emphasis on a secure fit, and the drivers deliver an accurate sound signature. Some might wish for a slightly stronger high-mid presence, but you would never call...

15 expert reviews | 22 user reviews

#94
alaScore 92

AKG Y50BT

Great wireless headphones for those who don’t want to spend hundreds of pounds.

7 expert reviews | 661 user reviews

#95
alaScore 92

Audio Technica ATH-MSR7

The Audio-Technica ATH-MSR7 is a great-sounding headphone with the one caveat that its sonic detail is so impressive that it brings out both the best and worst in any given source material.

23 expert reviews | 310 user reviews

#96
alaScore 92

AKG N20

Almost an excellent pair of headphones, but let down by a slightly unbalanced presentation

6 expert reviews | 11 user reviews

#97
alaScore 92

Oppo PM-3

Before Dr. Dre and Beats came along, only committed audiophiles cared to spend more than a couple hundred dollars on a pair of headphones. But times have changed, and with smartphones now obviating...

20 expert reviews | 147 user reviews

#98
alaScore 92

Marshall Major II Bluetooth

Marshall excited music lovers a few years back with the unveiling of its then-new headphones, bringing its audio prowess to the most personal of audio items -- headphones -- alongside an iconic and refreshingly different design. The company has...

10 expert reviews | 112 user reviews

#99
alaScore 92

Plantronics BackBeat Sense

Plantronics didn’t really take a risky approach with the BackBeat Sense, leaning toward neutral with both the design and audio performance. We can’t say these are ideal for any particular genre of music because they aim to treat them all the same. Bass...

36 expert reviews | 70 user reviews

#100
alaScore 92

Beats by Dr. Dre EP

The Beats EP may be a simple, wired, on-ear headphone, but it's arguably Beats' best headphone for the money.

6 expert reviews | 364 user reviews

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