I Listened to Sennheiser's Absurd $55,000 Orpheus Headphones

I’m one of the first people in the world to listen to Sennheiser’s new $55,000 Orpheus headphone system. The new hardware’s 20 years in the making. Real, real serious shit. I’m trying hard to concentrate on the music–trying to give this crazy thing the severe attention I think it deserves. But I keep laughing my ass… »11/11/15 2:15pm11/11/15 2:15pm

Save $50 on Jabra's Excellent Revo Bluetooth Headphones

If you want a pair of wireless headphones without sacrificing sound quality, this deal’s for you. Jabra’s Revo Bluetooth headphones have great reviews around the web, and Adam Clark Estes at Gizmodo said they sounded about the same as the excellent Jabra Move Wireless, but with better build quality and ear cup… »10/15/15 9:20am10/15/15 9:20am

Onkyo's New Wireless Earbuds Look Hilariously Huge

Onkyo is best known for its strong tradition of audiophile-grade home theater gear. But the legendary Japanese hi-fi company is branching out, and just unveiled a massive-looking set of completely wireless earbuds at IFA in Berlin. They probably sound great, but like home theater components, you probably couldn’t go… »9/03/15 11:40am9/03/15 11:40am

Logitech's New Gaming Headphones Might Actually Sound Good

Most gaming headphones I’ve ever used have sacrificed actual sound quality for aggressive styling that lets everyone else know you call your computer desk a battlestation. Logitech’s latest headphones for gamers aren’t exactly discreet, but the company is promising sound quality that lives up to the visual hype. »8/27/15 11:00pm8/27/15 11:00pm

Amazon's Awesome Magnetic Earbuds are Only $10 Right Now

Amazon’s in-house magnetic earbuds are actually pretty great, not to mention one of the most popular items we’ve ever posted. Normally, they sell for $19, but today only, you can get a pair for $10, the best price we’ve ever seen. [Amazon Premium Earbuds, $10] »8/19/15 9:45am8/19/15 9:45am

Sony's Timeless MDR-7506 Headphones are Down to $80

Despite being introduced in 1991 (!!!) Sony’s MDR-7506 headphones were a runner-up in our best headphones Co-Op, and you can get a pair for $80 today, which is one of the lowest prices we’ve ever seen. [Sony MDR-7506 Headphones, $80] »7/22/15 6:15pm7/22/15 6:15pm

Are Beats Headphones Really Designed To Trick You?

Last month, Beats by Dre headphones went in for a thorough slagging across the internet, and on this here blog, on the basis of a teardown of the flashy cans. The exercise, conducted by a venture capital outfit called Bolt that focuses on hardware startups, seemed to prove that the headphones were a sham. It turns out… »7/10/15 4:30pm7/10/15 4:30pm

Inside the small shop that makes fantastic headphones the old school way

For such a quaint shop that hasn’t advertised their headphones since 1964, Grado Headphones is a total powerhouse. Hypebeast took a tour to find out the story behind Grado and it’s fascinating to see how these old school makers of headphones compete with the excessive beaten industry of today. »7/08/15 8:15pm7/08/15 8:15pm

Cut the Cord With These $30 On-Ear Bluetooth Headphones

We’ve seen lots of Bluetooth earbuds in the $20-$30 range, but if you prefer on-ears, this is one of the best deals we’ve seen to date. Etekcity’s RoverBeats F1 Bluetooth headphones boast 10 hours of battery life, a built-in mic for handsfree calls, and a 4.4 star review average. [Etekcity RoverBeats F1: Bluetooth… »6/18/15 6:15pm6/18/15 6:15pm