Don't-Miss Headphones Stories

Libratone's Q Adapt wireless active noise cancelling headphones

Libratone Q Adapt wireless headphones review: You control how much of the world to allow in

These noise-cancelling cans are stylish and they sound great, but that's not enough to put them at the top of our list.

Bose QC30

Bose QuietControl 30 wireless headphones review: A nearly perfect set of active noise-cancelling earphones

One minor shortcoming kept us from giving these headphones a perfect score.

Amiron Home headphones

Beyerdynamic Amiron home headphones review: no high-tech gewgaws, just sweet sound

The bass response, dynamics, and musical reproduction these headphones produce will make you want to leave your Bluetooth headphones behind.

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AirPods review: They sound great, but Siri holds them back

iPhone fans will love the sound and design of Apple's wireless earbuds, and no, they won't fall out of your ears.

Apple AirPods review: Nope, they don't fall out

The AirPods sound great, work well, and stay put—we put them to the headbanging test.

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myCharge PowerGear Sound review: Rugged charging case for wireless earbuds

Clamshell protection for Powerbeats or other wireless earbuds, along with an internal battery for recharging.

B&W's P9 Signature headphones celebrate the company's 50th anniversary.

Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature Headphones review: Exquisite design, gorgeous sound

B&W knows how to celebrate. The British audio company is marking its 50th anniversary with a set of to-die-for cans.

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BTS Pro review: Bluetooth headphones let you tweak the sound with an app

Sporty Bluetooth 4.2 headphones from 66 Audio let you customize the sound and the button output with an app for iPhone and Apple Watch.

Sony MDR-1000X active noise cancelling headphones.

Sony MDR-1000X noise-cancelling Bluetooth headphones review: Better than Bose Quiet Comfort 35?

Bose is better at masking jet-engine drone, but Sony is no slouch on that score and ultimately it offers the better-sounding cans.

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Optoma NuForce uDAC5 USB DSD DAC review: This little box reveals all

This mobile USB audio device can decode just about any hi-res audio file you send it, including quad-rate DSD.

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V-Moda Crossfade Wireless headphone review: Musical excitement, with or without wires

These Bluetooth headphones will have DJs and audiophiles alike tapping their toes to the beat.

The B&W P7 Wireless headphones.

Bowers & Wilkins P7 Wireless headphones review: They sound better than the original

B&W has produced one of the best-sounding wireless headphones you can buy for less than $500.

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AirPods hands-on: They stayed in my ears and sounded awesome

I really thought I'd hate the AirPods, but guess what? They rock!

Oppo's PM-2 planar magnetic headphones

Oppo PM-2 planar magnetic headphones review: As exquisite as they are expensive

Oppo's PM-2 planar magnetic headphones have an uncanny knack of pulling out every last detail from your music.

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Jabra Halo Smart review: If you're all talk, this Bluetooth headset is a solid choice

Jabra's $80 wireless headphones are designed for people who take a lot of calls on their smartphone.

Moshi Avanti headphones

Moshi Avanti headphones review: These cans deliver dulcet tones in a compact, lightweight package

The mobile-accessories company scores a hit as it expands into the personal audio market.