1. Focal Spirit Classic

    Focal Spirit Classic

    Detailed, dynamically good, and compact cans that require a touch more ‘oomph’ for a full star set

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  2. House of Marley Zion

    House of Marley Zion

    House of Marley is doing a lot of things right, but sound quality still lags behind

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  3. AKG K323XSi

    AKG K323XSi

    AKG, with these £50 K323XSi earphones you’re really spoiling us

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    Available from £34.9
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  4. Philips Fidelio S2

    Philips Fidelio S2

    The first Fidelio in-ears have strengths but aren’t much suited to a life on the move

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  5. Sony MDR-EX650AP

    Sony MDR-EX650AP

    Product of the Year, Awards 2014. From sound, to fit, the EX650s are everything a pair of in-ears should be

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    Available from £50.69
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  7. Oppo PM-1

    Oppo PM-1

    Oppo’s first pair of headphones are a luxurious, resounding success

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    Available from £989
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  8. Shure SE846

    Shure SE846

    Put performance first, and the SE846s are superb. The trouble is finding sources good enough to do them justice

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  9. Audio Technica ATH-AD700X

    Audio Technica ATH-AD700X

    While they have their small flaws, these incredibly spacious and nicely detailed headphones are worth a listen

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    Available from £164.5
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  10. Creative Aurvana Platinum

    Creative Aurvana Platinum

    They may be feature-packed and luxury lookers, but the Aurvana Platinums just don’t have the sound or comfort to match

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  11. Sennheiser HD 558

    Sennheiser HD 558

    They trade aggression for smoothness, but these headphones are a comfortable and pleasant listen

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