1. 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

  2. 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?

  3. 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.

  4. Motorheadphones Overkill

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

    Rock earphones stamped with the Lemmy seal of approval.

  5. 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.

  6. Plantronics BackBeat Go

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

    Wireless Bluetooth earphones that don't cost the earth.

  7. RHA MA-450i

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

    Brit-designed machined aluminium earphones.

  8. JVC HAM5X Xtreme Xplosives Around Ear

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

    Aggressive-looking headphones, aggressively priced.

  9. SoundMagic EH11

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

    Great sport earphones for under £50.

  10. SoundMagic E30

    Price as reviewed £34.00
    30 May 2012
    Our rating:
    9/10

    Probably the very best way to upgrade sound quality without spending a bundle.

  11. Paradigm Shift E1

    Price as reviewed £49.99
    9 May 2012
    Our rating:
    5/10

    Stylish-looking noise isolating earphones for under £50.

  12. Noontec Zoro headphones

    Noontec Zoro

    Price as reviewed £38.94
    14 Mar 2012
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Zoro takes on Dr. Dre. A rapier versus gangsta rap rapier wit. Who gonna win?

  13. SubZero headphones

    Midland SubZero Headset

    Price as reviewed £39.99
    28 Feb 2012
    Our rating:
    7/10

    Add headphones to earmuffs and what do you get...

  14. RHA SA-850

    RHA SA-850

    Price as reviewed £49.99
    20 Feb 2012
    Our rating:
    6/10

    Sub-£50 on-ear headphones with plenty of bass.

  15. Nocs NS200

    Price as reviewed £49.99
    15 Feb 2012
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Aluminium-bodied earphones for under £50. Don't knock the Nocs.