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Audiophile Headphone and In-ear Monitor Reviews

In a world where seemingly everyone owns something Apple including an iPhone, iPod, iPad and beyond – getting great sound out of your music and movies takes more than popping in your ear buds. In fact – do yourself a favor and throw them in the trash. On this resource page, find a comprehensive listing of the best in audiophile grade headphones, in-ear monitors, headphone amps and much more. Whether you need some headphones to take with you on the airplane or for late-night listening or headphones for pure audiophile listening – you’ve got choices. Read all of the reviews you like from brands like Grado, Stax, Bowers & Wilkins, B&O, Monster Cable and many others.

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V-Moda XS On-Ear Headphones Reviewed

V-Moda XS On-Ear Headphones Reviewed

By Steven Stone

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Steven Stone auditions V-Moda's XS on-ear headphones, which replace the company's M-80 on-ear model and offer a number of improvements. Read More

 
Ultimate Ears In-Ear Reference Monitors Reviewed

Ultimate Ears In-Ear Reference Monitors Reviewed

By Jerry Del Colliano

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Jerry Del Colliano reviews Ultimate Ears' top-shelf pair of custom in-ear monitors. The $999 In-Ear Reference Monitors are designed to reproduce accurate, studio-quality sound for those who demand neutrality. Read More

 
Oppo PM-1 Over-the-Ear Planar Headphones Reviewed

Oppo PM-1 Over-the-Ear Planar Headphones Reviewed

By Steven Stone

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Up to now, Oppo hasn't been a brand that is usually associated with personal and two-channel audio. Oppo made its name in video with market-leading DVD players and then universal disc players. However, just as man cannot live by bread... Read More

 
MrSpeakers Alpha Dog Over-the-Ear Headphones

MrSpeakers Alpha Dog Over-the-Ear Headphones

By Steven Stone

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

The Alpha Dogs from MrSpeakers are a great sounding pair of closed-ear headphones whose only trade-off is portability and fit. Read More

 
Ultimate Ears 7 Pro Custom In-Ear Monitors

Ultimate Ears 7 Pro Custom In-Ear Monitors

By Jerry Del Colliano

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Jerry Del Colliano discovers what just about every rock star on the planet already knows- Ultimate Ears 7 Pro earphones custom fit makes them a cut above the competition. Read More

 
Sennheiser HD 700 Over-the-Ear Headphones

Sennheiser HD 700 Over-the-Ear Headphones

By Brian Kahn

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Brian Kahn finds Sennheiser HD 700 headphones to be great performers at a great price, provided, that is, you are willing to spend some time with them and have the equipment to make them shine. Read More

 
Westone 4R In-Ear Monitor

Westone 4R In-Ear Monitor

By Greg Handy

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Despite lacking some expected features and underperforming in a few areas, the Westone 4R In-Ear Monitor delivers when it comes to sound quality and comfort. Read More

 
Home Theater Review's Best of 2013 Awards

Home Theater Review's Best of 2013 Awards

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
0 Stars
 

It's that time of year again. The HomeTheaterReview.com staff has discussed all the products reviewed over the year and decided which ones rated the best. Check out our list of the best of 2013. Read More

 
Munitio PRO40 Over-the-Ear Headphones Reviewed

Munitio PRO40 Over-the-Ear Headphones Reviewed

By Steven Stone

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Steven Stone takes a look at a new company, Munitio. Stone takes the company's PRO40 headphones and puts them to the test. While the headphones may be ruggedly built, how do they sound? Read More

 
Stax SRS-4170 Earspeaker System Reviewed

Stax SRS-4170 Earspeaker System Reviewed

By Steven Stone

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Stax has long been thought to be the headphone at the top. However, with the headphone revival of late, that might be in question. Steven Stone takes a look at the Stax SRS-4170 earspeaker system to see if the company is still on their game. Read More