Best Earbuds And Headphones for iPhone 2014
These are the very best earbuds and headphones you can buy for your iPod or iPhone.
People love Music Either it’s Pop, Rock, Rap or Reggae, Everybody loves Music and in this Age of Smartphones and Mobile devices, people prefer to carry thousands of Songs within their Mobile devices like iPod, iPhone and Android devices. On-Ear Headphones covered marketplace for a long time as people love to hear Loud Music everywhere however they suddenly got their value down since most of them start making pain inside your ears as they press your ears to hard, most of them are soft too but after the day Most of the People don’t like on-Ear Headphones.
Let’s help out with that. Here’s a roundup of the greatest models we’ve seen recently, from hundreds of pairs of stereo earphones we’ve tested. To explain, earphones sit inside your ear canal and form a seal. Earbuds such as the Apple EarPods are usually inexpensive and sit outside your canal; people traditionally associate this kind with the term earbuds, therefore, the title of this article. None of the pairs listed here are earbuds, or for that matter, headphones or cans, that are much larger and sit on or higher your ears complete with a headband. Many earphone models now include phone controls along with a built-in mic so you can use them like a headset to handle calls too; some models even offer two versions, one with and something without these controls.
Best Headphones for Audiophiles: Sennheiser HD 598
Sennheiser is among the best names in headphones. You can easily spend over $1000 buying a pair of Sennheisers, which is what makes the $249.95 MSRP of the model so appealing. The Sennheiser HD 598 is premium, without having to be overpriced. These are ideal for anybody who puts audio and comfort first, and you may find them under list on sites like Amazon.
- Cushiony velour earpads
- Easy to obtain replacement parts
- Cool, retro-inspired look
- Hits the sweet spot between quality and price
- Great for that person who wants headphones for iOS, amp, computer and turntable use
- Treble and bass might be too prominent, to some ears
- May require special adapter for other devices/stereos
- Prohibitively expensive
- Not many color/personalization options
- Not well suited for audiophiles who are also active
Best Earbuds For Those on a Tight Budget: Skullcandy 50/50
If you want intense bass on a budget, these are the earbuds for you. They scored a good review in PC Mag. These 50/50’s retail for between $39.99 and $49.99, however with some poking around, you should be able to find them for under $30 online.
- Over 10 color options
- Great bass
- Built-in iPod/iPhone controls
- Passive noise reduction
- Candy-colored offerings may not be to your taste level
- May require some adapting to get the fit just right
- Has a propensity to blow one bud, leaving only one operational
- Likely to fall out of your ears when running
- While surprisingly durable, lacks premium build materials
Best All-Around Earbuds for iPod & iPhone: Etymotic HF5
These earbuds from Etymotic completely dispel the myth that earbuds produce wimpier sound than headphones. These earbuds offer some of the most robust sound possible. Plus, they have a 2-year warranty.
- Kevlar-reinforced cable for durability
- Three color options
- Balanced drivers
- Multiple ear-tip options to assure your comfort
- Documented highest noise isolation of any earphones or headphones available on the market today
- Still a bit on the pricey side
- Not the best choice for those who crank their bass up high
- Some from the ear tips are extra-long, might be uncomfortable for some
- User reviews suggest sound might be tinny
- May be hard to find in your area, if you don’t buy online
Best Headphones for Travelers: Bose QuietComfort 20
The Bose QuietComforts are worth investing in if you are a frequent traveler looking for good noise cancellation. The noise cancellation can last for 16 hours on a fresh group of batteries.
- Has inline mic/remote on cord
- Compact design
- Decent battery life on noise cancellation feature
- Ideal to be used on airplanes, cars, trains, or buses
- Available on installation just for $25/month if you buy from Bose
- Only comes in one color, and it’s boring
- Very expensive
- Rechargeable battery cannot be replaced
- Sound quality not worth the price you pay
- Does not include multiple ear tip options