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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.

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Bose QuietComfort 35 wireless headphones review: Active noise cancellation with no strings attached

The ANC pioneers took the time to get wireless right, but audiophiles won’t be impressed with these cans.

Optoma NuForce BE6i

Optoma NuForce BE6i wireless in-ear headphones review: You won't believe they're Bluetooth

The aluminum enclosures are pretty and all, but it's the sound that makes these headphones worth the price of admission.

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Meze 99 Classics headphone review: beautifully crafted cans

The Meze 99 Classics are an exhilarating experience for the serious music lover.

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Headphones buyers guide: Which type delivers the best balance of great sound, isolation, and comfortable fit?

In the ear, over the ear, or on the ear: We examine three headphone types and name the the best for music lovers.

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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.

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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.

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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.

Sexy Bluetooth headphones

The top 5 sexiest Bluetooth headphones for less than $300

These wireless headphones look as fabulous as they sound.

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.

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.