Editors' Choice

We review hundreds of products in a wide range of categories each year. Here's the best of the best in headphones.

Sony MDR-1000x review

The Sony MDR-1000x over-ear headphones are extremely comfortable, sound great, and offer some of the best active noise cancellation on the market. See Full Review »

Our Score 10

Headphone Reviews

Showing 8 reviews out of 230

Headphone Review Filters

Clear Filters

Features

Type

Use

Manufacturers

Show More
Clear Filters

Aiaiai TMA-1 Review

  • Excellent, lush sound
  • Great sensitivity
  • Durable build
  • Classy design
  • No padding on headband
  • Don’t fold down
  • Not much sound isolation
Our Score 9

Denon AH-D1100 Review

  • Warm, relaxed sound
  • Super comfortable
  • High sensitivity
  • Solid construction
  • Bass may be a little heavy for some listeners
Our Score 9

Nuforce Primo 8 Review

  • Incredible detail, definition, clarity and realism…
  • Best bass we’ve heard from armatures yet
  • Secure fit suits active lifestyles
  • Punch above their price
  • Detachable cables
  • Look may not suit everyone
  • Odd shape may not fit all users
Our Score 9

Monster Inspiration (Passive Noise Isolation)…

  • Balanced, engaging sound
  • Excellent tonality
  • Soft, luxurious feel
  • Solid build quality
  • Considerate stock of accessories included
  • No ¼-inch (TRS) adapter included
  • Some may feel clamping force is excessive
  • Slightly heavy
Our Score 9

Ultimate Ears Super.fi 5 Pro Review

  • Amazing sound quality; solid construction; dual…
  • Thin cord; expensive
Our Score 9

Sennheiser HD800 Review

  • Exceptional Sound
  • High Quality Construction Extremely comfortable…
  • Not easily portable
  • Ambient noise is easily audible No 1/8" adapter…
Our Score 9

Sennheiser Momentum on-ear Review

  • Clear, accurate sound signature
  • Warm, rich bass
  • Superb instrumental spacing
  • Ergonomic minimalist design
  • On the pricey side for an on-ear
Our Score 9

Aiaiai TMA-1 Studio Review

  • Warm bass
  • Clear, detailed treble
  • Well balanced stereo sound
  • Rich, resonant tone
  • No iOS control button included
  • Vocals low in some mixes
Our Score 9