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 The AH-C160Ws are Denon's sporty new wireless earphones Thu, 16 Feb 2017, 12:00am The best What Hi-Fi? deals of the month - February Fri, 10 Feb 2017, 04:55pm Headroom show returns to Metropolis in March Thu, 09 Feb 2017, 10:55am The best headphone deals - in-ear, over-ear, wireless and more Mon, 06 Feb 2017, 12:05pm The 10 most popular reviews on What Hi-Fi? Wed, 01 Feb 2017, 01:07pm 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.