1. Shure

    Shure SE112m+

    Price as reviewed £49.00
    24 Jul 2015
    Our rating:
    7/10

    Shure's back with an iOS-friendly set of earphones

  2. SoundMagic E50

    SoundMagic E50

    Price as reviewed £49.99
    29 Jun 2015
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Budget earphones, serious sound

  3. Skullcandy Grind

    Skullcandy Grind

    Price as reviewed £39.99
    29 Apr 2015
    Our rating:
    9/10

    The best £40 on-ears you can lay your hands on

  4. Rock Jaw Alfa Genus

    Rock Jaw Alfa Genus

    Price as reviewed £49.99
    15 Apr 2015
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Great-value earphones with swappable tuning filters

  5. SoundMagic E10S

    SoundMagic E10S

    Price as reviewed £39.99
    20 Nov 2014
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Champion budget earphones get an update

  6. Sennheiser CX 3.00

    Sennheiser CX 3.00

    Price as reviewed £44.99
    3 Nov 2014
    Our rating:
    7/10

    Incredibly comfortable, bass-heavy earphones

  7. Pioneer SE-MJ532-R

    Pioneer SE-MJ532-R

    Price as reviewed £39.99
    7 Mar 2014
    Our rating:
    6/10

    These aren't the budget headphones you're looking for

  8. Sol Republic Amps

    Sol Republic Amps

    Price as reviewed £49.99
    10 Jul 2013
    Our rating:
    7/10

    These bassy in-ear headphones are stylish, but are they worth £50?

  9. WeSC Piston

    WeSC Piston

    Price as reviewed £39.99
    2 Jul 2013
    Our rating:
    3/10

    Stylish £40 headphones that look good, sound bad. How bad? 3/10 bad.

  10. Motorheadphones Overkill

    Motorheadphones Overkill

    Price as reviewed £39.99
    13 May 2013
    Our rating:
    4/10

    Rock earphones stamped with the Lemmy seal of approval.

  11. Philips CitiScape Downtown

    Philips CitiScape Downtown

    Price as reviewed £44.35
    27 Sep 2012
    Our rating:
    8/10

    The Philips CitiScape Downtowns are super-comfy Beats Solo HD beaters on the cheap.

  12. Plantronics BackBeat Go

    Plantronics BackBeat Go

    Price as reviewed £45.08
    23 Aug 2012
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Wireless Bluetooth earphones that don't cost the earth.

  13. RHA MA-450i

    RHA MA-450i

    Price as reviewed £39.99
    12 Jul 2012
    Our rating:
    7/10

    Brit-designed machined aluminium earphones.

  14. JVC HAM5X Xtreme Xplosives Around Ear

    JVC HAM5X Xtreme Xplosives Around Ear

    Price as reviewed £31.99
    7 Jun 2012
    Our rating:
    6/10

    Aggressive-looking headphones, aggressively priced.

  15. SoundMagic EH11

    SoundMagic EH11

    Price as reviewed £44.99
    31 May 2012
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Great sport earphones for under £50.