Our Verdict Best in-ears £80-£150, Awards 2013. The added mic is handy, but it’s the better sound quality that really counts For Greater dynamics and weight Against Remote lacks volume control Reviewed on 18th October 2011 It would be easy to dismiss the Beyerdynamic MMXs as a mic-enabled version of the less-expensive DTX 101 iEs, and that wouldn’t necessarily be a damning conclusion. MORE: Awards 2013 These are, though, superior-sounding buds that add weight and greater dynamics to the already impressive delivery. There’s a smidge more detail and drive to these full-bodied all-rounders, too. While the lack of volume controls on the mic/remote unit might be annoying, the one-button system works with non-Apple smartphones – so more users can also enjoy the brilliant sound. And in-ear headphones this good really do deserve to be enjoyed by everyone. More after the break MORE: Best headphones 2014 See all our headphone Best Buys Follow whathifi.com on Twitter Join whathifi.com on Facebook Related News V-Moda unveils new Crossfade 2 wireless on-ear headphones Tue, 28 Mar 2017, 05:03pm Denon's AH-C621R in-ear headphones launch next month Tue, 28 Mar 2017, 11:02am The best What Hi-Fi? deals of the week Fri, 24 Mar 2017, 02:26pm Headphones catch fire mid-flight, injuring airline passenger Wed, 15 Mar 2017, 04:26pm The best headphone deals - in-ear, over-ear, wireless and more Mon, 06 Mar 2017, 04:44pm Beyerdynamic Headphones MMX 101iE Stay on top of your sound with What Hi-Fi? in your inbox every week Thank you for registering for our Newsletter We will send you relevant emails and updates.