In order to choose the right headphones, you need to try a lot of options. As a rule, we test dozens of models before choosing our preferred one. But once you find your permanent option, it is very difficult to refuse it.
Previously, most agreed that large headphones have a deeper and richer sound due to their shape and the ability to completely close the ear, thereby blocking external noise. But the situation has changed significantly in recent years, and now there are a huge number of options, including in-ear headphones with incredibly powerful and high-quality sound. We decided to look at the models offered by a number of large manufacturers – both companies specializing in professional audio equipment, and market leaders that cover more areas.
Price – 4 900 rubles
Marshall is one of the companies that have made a name for themselves in audio technology. Marshall products have been used by professional musicians and sound engineers for many years, and therefore a lot is expected from the company’s headphones.
The Marshall Mode EQ are small in-ear headphones designed with gold details. The refined and unobtrusive design of the headphones effectively complements the logo on the case. Marshall Mode EQ is fully compatible with Apple devices and can work as a headset. The volume control is supported by players and smartphones. The sound of these headphones is clear and voluminous in the range of 20 – 20,000 Hz.
The convenient wire is quite durable, and the entrance is additionally equipped with reinforcing metal elements.
Marshall Mode EQ headphones are ideal for light music or classical music, as well as heavy genres.
Price – 1 590 rubles
The quality of Sennheiser equipment is an indisputable fact. And in-ear headphones from this company combine a comfortable price and the highest performance. The Sennheiser CX 1.00 Black fits securely in your ear and blocks out external noise. Ergonomic design provides comfort and long life. The 1.2m long headphone wire is made of durable materials, which prevents kinks and breaks. L – shaped connector is responsible for convenient connection.
Sennheiser CX 1.00 Black headphones reproduce sound in the frequency range from 17Hz to 20000Hz. The CX 1.00 do not have headset features, they are designed specifically for listening to music. These are headphones for a real music lover who is not distracted by calls and extraneous sounds.
Price – 5490 rubles
Xiaomi is a well-known Chinese manufacturer that has managed to take the market by storm and has distinguished itself in every area of modern technology. What is special about 1MORE headphones? With double symmetrical reinforcement and three dynamic drivers, these headphones are able to reproduce sound with high fidelity. Headphone range 20-40000Hz, and this provides a loud and clear sound of both high and low frequencies. A special patented technology was applied during development.
Xiaomi 1More Triple Driver In-Ear for rich bass without distorting highs.
Xiaomi 1More Triple Driver In-Ear headphones do not have a microphone and cannot be used as a headset, but they are perfect for the player.
Price – 5 180 rubles
The Japanese manufacturer of audio equipment Audio-Technica is a very big player in the market. She is best known for portable noise canceling headphones. The ATH-ANC33iS is one of Audio-Technica’s great headphone headsets. They are fully compatible with both smartphones and players. The headphone frequency range varies from a minimum of 20Hz to a maximum of 2000Hz.
The cable of these headphones is slightly longer than the standard – 1.3 meters. But the most important thing is, of course, the sound. The ATH-ANC33iS delivers clear sound by blocking out external noise, allowing you to listen to music and audiobooks at low volumes without fear of missing out. In addition, this system is particularly effective in telephone conversation mode.
Price – 5 380 rubles
Another Chinese manufacturer whose equipment, especially players, is very popular. FIIO EX1 II is the second generation of headphones of this model. Headphones include stainless steel and aluminum alloy metal elements. And the diaphragm of the emitters is made of titanium.
On the wire there is a volume control with a microphone, which allows you to use the headphones as a headset. The wires are made of durable materials to prevent kinks. The FIIO EX1 II fits comfortably in your ear and delivers quality sound from 20Hz to 40,000Hz. High sounds are reproduced without distortion, and low sounds are reproduced without sound overload.
The standard connector is suitable for smartphones, tablets and players.
Price – 999 rubles
Koss is an American company exclusively dedicated to the design and manufacture of headphones.
The Koss The Plug are lightweight and affordable headphones for those who prefer to listen to quality sound but are not ready to spend too much. The supported frequency range from 10 Hz to 20000 Hz provides a full sounding of the bottoms and tops of the composition. The headphones feature a specially designed ear cushion shape that guarantees the suppression of ambient noise. The headphone wire is strong, so you don’t have to worry about damage. Convenient L-shaped connector allows you to carry the device in your pocket without damaging the audio input. These popular earphones have proven their quality with many years of success. The headphones are available in six colors – white, black, yellow, red, green and blue.
Price – 12 290 rubles
Those same wireless AirPods that have attracted so much attention. Tiny and lightweight headphones that sync with any device via Bluetooth. With these headphones, you’ll never have to untangle wires again. The deep and high-quality sound of these headphones from Apple will turn listening to music into a comfortable pleasure.
Apple AirPods are both a headset and headphones. They automatically play audio when you put them on and also stop when the headphones are taken off. Headphones can work both separately and together, the audio is independently distributed among the channels. The headphones are charged directly in a convenient case and work up to 5 hours in constant sound mode.
Price – 13 490 rubles
Beats audio equipment is the case when the name needs no further introduction. The logo of these devices is almost the most popular symbol in the music industry. And with the support of Apple, Beats became even cooler.
The Powerbeats 2 earphones are bluetooth earphones designed and developed for comfortable sports activities. They are attached to the ears and hold securely due to the specific shape. The battery continuously works up to 6 hours without recharging. And the quick charge function allows you to resume listening to music in 15 minutes.
Powerbeats syncs seamlessly with smartphones and players and is available in a range of vibrant colors including yellow, blue, white, black and red.
Price – 6 790 rubles
Normally, Final Audio headphones cost about six times as much, but this is a budget model that combines brand quality and affordable price. Final Audio Heaven II is equipped with a mechanical acoustic filter that balances the sound. Proprietary BAM technology optimizes the movement of air in the headphone case and balances the pressure. The design of the headphones is entirely aimed at improving the quality of sound and reproduction.
The cable of these headphones is flat, which prevents tangling and breakage. The headphones do not have a microphone and cannot serve as a headset, but they do an excellent job of playing music. Final Audio Heaven II is compatible with smartphones, computers and players. We can say that Final Audio Heaven II have a truly heavenly sound.
Price – 58 790 rubles
Perhaps the most elite headphones that can be found on the market today are Astell & Kern. The South Korean company specializes in the production of premium media players and headphones. The Sirens range of headphones includes the Angie, Layla, Roxanne and Rosie models, all named after legendary songs. Rosie earphones have an eye-catching design and noise isolation. Thanks to the unique shape of the ear cushion, the earphone fits snugly in the ear. Astell&Kern Rosie have a sound range from 10Hz to 23000Hz.
These headphones reproduce both low and high frequencies loudly and clearly. The package includes a stylish case, adapter, interchangeable ear pads. The cable is specially designed with interlaced wires, the material of which is strong and does not break.
The unique design of these headphones guarantees high quality sound. Astell&Kern Rosie are headphones for those who truly appreciate the depth and power of sound in music.