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Best Headphones 2017

The twenty-first century has brought us many technological advancements and devices right at our fingertips. Almost everyone carries around a smartphone where they access all sorts of multimedia, from music to videos. It is essential for people to have a good set of headphones so they can consume all of their media at any time. This is why we have put together a list of the nine best headphones on the market today.

1 - Bose QuietComfort 35

Bose QuietComfort 35

This is our pick as the best all-around set of headphones for smartphones with music player. It has all of the amazing features from popular QuietComfort 25, including top of the line noise cancellation and comfortability. Not only this, but the QuietComfort 35 now has wireless and Bluetooth capabilities as well. Users can connect up to two devices to the headphones at any given time. It also comes with a wire cable to plug in at any time if the user's battery gets drained.

2 - Beats Solo3

Beats Solo3

Many consumers are hesitant to purchase Beats products because they have gotten negative press in that they are rumored to sacrifice the quality of the products for overhyped marketing. That being said, they have actually come out with their best headphones yet. The primary reason for this is their top tier wireless connectivity. Users can connect to their devices from up to seventy five feet away. In addition to this, they can choose from all of the traditional enigmatic colors that Beats offers and they have high quality battery life to match the sound quality.

3 - Jaybird X3 Sport Bluetooth Headset

Jaybird X3 Sport Bluetooth Headset

The Jaybird X3 is by far the best in class when it comes to portability and exercise. They are lightweight and able to withstand sweat and rain. These wireless headphones have fins that hook behind your ears to ensure that they are snug fit. The battery lasts for eight hours on one charge and packs a punch with the sound quality as well.

4 - Skullcandy Grind

Skullcandy Grind

This high quality set of headphones rivals top tier brands and will not break the bank. Offered at under fifty dollars, these on-ear headphones come in various colors and have great comfortability to pair with their sound quality. Included is also the TapTech control that serves as a microphone and control for music. The only tradeoff for the low price is that the noise cancellation is not quite to par with the top brands.

5 - V-MODA Crossfade 2 Wireless Over-Ear Headphones

V-MODA Crossfade 2 Wireless Over-Ear

The V-MODA Crossfade 2 is a great set of headphones if you are looking for sound quality and durability. They have the ability to play via wireless Bluetooth or through a wire and can last upwards of fourteen hours on one charge. The sound quality is backed by dual diaphragm drivers and a hi-res audio certification, and provides top of the line bass.

6 - Etymotic Research ER4P-T MicroPro Noise-Isolating

Etymotic Research ER4P-T MicroPro

These headphones are perfect for someone who appreciates extremely high sound quality but does not want to be carrying around over-sized headphones. Instead, these headphones are offered in snug fitted earbuds that virtually cancel out all outside noises. Although not one hundred percent effective, they are able to isolate about ninety eight percent of it. Coupled with this, the sound quality is right there with the top competitors on the market.

7 - Oppo PM-3

Oppo PM-3

The Oppo PM-3 is available in white, black, and blue colors and although they have a simplistic design, they offer high end noise isolating sound quality. These over-ear headphones are larger, very comfortable, and Apple-friendly with the control buttons on their cables. They are the best option out there in the market for wired headphones. They are durable and are great for portability as well.

8 - Audeze Sine

Audeze Sine

The Sine from Audeze has a sleek matte black on-ear design from the highly reputable Designworks and combines it with superior sound quality. The bass response on these headphones is unlike any of its predecessors. Not only does it offer superior sound quality, but it is very accessible and offers an iPhone 7 compatible lightning cable with a three button remote.

9 - Skullcandy Uproar Wireless

Skullcandy Uproar Wireless

Rounding out the list of top headphones on the market are the very affordable Skullcandy Uproar Wireless headphones. They are very lightweight and have over ten hours of juice on a fully charged battery. They offer great quality for being under fifty dollars. One of the few downsides, however, is that they are only Bluetooth compatible and do not offer an auxiliary chord plugin. These are great for children who will be satisfied watching their favorite movies while on the road.