1. Shure SRH840

    Price as reviewed £122.00
    26 Apr 2012
    Our rating:
    9/10

    Serious headphones that know how to have fun, and at the right price too.

    Best price
    $200
  2. Snugs

    Snugs Earphones

    Price as reviewed £97.00
    5 Jan 2014
    Our rating:
    8/10

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  3. Philips Fidelio S2

    Price as reviewed £129.99
    31 Oct 2013
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Semi-open earphones with giant 13.5mm drivers

  4. Technics RP-DH1200

    Price as reviewed £129.00
    29 Sep 2013
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Big sound, big bass. Medium-size price.

  5. Motorheadphones Iron Fist

    Price as reviewed £99.99
    21 Dec 2012
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Headphones backed by the rock gods Motorhead. Rock on.

  6. Nocs NS800

    Price as reviewed £149.95
    9 Nov 2012
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Dual-driver earphones that hit hard while singing sweetly.

  7. Bose AE2

    Bose AE2

    Price as reviewed £129.99
    8 Sep 2012
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Bose headphones that are decent value? Who'd have thunk it.

    Best price
    $95
  8. JayBird BlueBuds X

    Price as reviewed £120.00
    4 Mar 2014
    Our rating:
    7/10

    Fantastic sounding wireless earphones let down by a a troublesome fit and fiddly controls.

  9. Bose AE2i

    Price as reviewed £149.99
    28 Mar 2013
    Our rating:
    7/10

    Super-comfortable headphones, but is the Bose sound good enough?

    Best price
    $150
  10. Musical Fidelity EB-50 13

    Musical Fidelity EB-50

    Price as reviewed £149.99
    22 Jan 2013
    Our rating:
    7/10

    Odd looks and classy sounds characterise these earphones.

  11. Harman Kardon AE

    Price as reviewed £129.99
    6 Aug 2012
    Our rating:
    7/10

    Metal-bodied earphones - chunky design, chunky sound.

  12. Musical Fidelity MF100 5

    Musical Fidelity MF100

    Price as reviewed £119.99
    4 Feb 2014
    Our rating:
    6/10

    On-ear headphones that are all about accuracy

  13. Sony NWZ-WH303

    Sony NWZ-WH303

    Price as reviewed £99.99
    16 Jan 2014
    Our rating:
    6/10

    Headphones with a built-in music player and speakers

  14. Phiaton PS 20 BT

    Price as reviewed £129.99
    22 Aug 2012
    Our rating:
    6/10

    Wireless Bluetooth earphones aimed at those who love audio.

  15. Sennheiser CX 890i

    Price as reviewed £109.99
    20 Jan 2013
    Our rating:
    5/10

    Unusual-looking headphones that sound even sharper than they look.