Don't-Miss Headphones Stories

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Fender FXA6 Pro in-ear monitors review: These earphones are something special

You might think they’re expensive at $400, but their sound and fit rival custom-made monitors that cost nearly three times more.

Bowers & Wilkens P5 Wireless

Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless headphones review: So expensive, so good

This could be the best sounding set of wireless on-ear headphones that you’ll ever clamp to your skull. If you can afford it.

BT5200 and BT2200

Puro Labs Bluetooth headphones review: These cans promise protection from noise-induced hearing loss

We audition the kids' and adult models and dig both of them.

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BoomStick makes your cheap Apple EarPods sound (almost) as good as Beats

Audio algorithms help make cheap earphones sound good and high-end headphones sound even better.

The Loop earbud cable organizer

The Loop review: A simple tool for avoiding tangled earbud cables

This deceptively simple gadget keeps earbuds tangle-free and protected.

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Kidz Gear Bluetooth Wireless Stereo Headphones review: For those (kids) about to rock, freedom from wires

Allows children to enjoy music, study for tests, take lessons, or enjoy voice and video calls without worrying about wires.

Lola headphones (white)

Lola headphones review: Futuristic design, custom fit, and great sound

The Lola’s cool design and bass-rich sound will appeal to millennials, but its audio performance falls just short of knocking more expensive headphones off their perch.

The best high-tech music gadgets for the holidays

Technology is making it easier than ever to create and enjoy music. Here's some of our favorite hi-tech gear designed for artists, music lovers, and anyone in between.

Polk Hinge Wireless

Polk Hinge Wireless headphones review: They sound better than they look

These retro-looking on-ear Bluetooth phones won’t float everyone’s style boat, but they’re comfortable and deliver solid sound.

Sexy Bluetooth headphones

The top 5 sexiest Bluetooth headphones for less than $300

These wireless headphones look as fabulous as they sound.

Samsung Level On Wireless

Samsung Level On Wireless review: These Bluetooth headphones deliver the comfort

You’d think they’d be heavier for all the features they deliver.

Harman Kardon Soho Wireless

Harman Kardon Soho Wireless review: Good looks and light weight, but not the best sound

These sexy, super-portable lightweight headphones have excellent touch controls, but they’ll disappoint audio aficionados.

Sennheiser Urbanite XL Wireless

Sennheiser Urbanite XL Wireless review: Great sound and super-long battery life

You’ll forget all about active noise cancellation when you hear the detailed audio these headphones produce.

Plantronics BackBeat Pro

Plantronics BackBeat Pro review: The Bluetooth headphones look plain, but they deliver lots of extras

What these headphones lack in style they make up for in nifty features.

Phaz P2 headphones

Phaz P2 headphones review: These phone-charging headphones need work

These cans will charge your phone while you listen to music—sort of.