The Custom One Pros are great for folk who put analysis and detail above all else, but for all-out entertainment, you could do better
These are the best closed-back headphones we’ve heard at this price
Comfortable and dynamic, with a nicely balanced sound, but come at a price
Best in-ears £80-£150, Awards 2013. Superior sounding buds for your portable or smartphone.
Best in-ears £40-£80, Awards 2013. Vocals sound particularly sweet through these smart Beyerdynamics.
Smart and well made, but other Beyerdynamic models are better
Best portable on-ears £200+, Awards 2012. Oodles of detail make the Beyerdynamic T50p a joy to hear.
Best home on-ear headphones £800+, Awards 2010. If you want to hear every last nuance of sound from a recording, we haven’t come across a better way o
Best headphone amplifier £500+, Awards 2010. If you want to hear every last nuance of sound from a recording, combining this amp with the T1 headphone
These close fitting cans offer a detailed and spacious sound, but music doesn't flow freely through them