£ 60

First impressions are good with the DTX60s, but despite the fact they're light and comfy, they lack bass presence

£ 75

They might look a tad strange, but these in-ear Shure's are sonically awesome

£ 60

Enjoyable in all but the most testing circumstances, the CX550s look, feel and sound like value

£ 180

These customised headphones will fit your ears perfectly – and they don't perform too bad, either

£ 120

The Monster Beats Tour are among the most exciting and excitable earbuds we’ve heard

£ 250

Comfortable, unique, and great-sounding; these premium headphones are well-worth trying

£ 100

These Shures aren't only a colourful upgrade but a sound investment, too

£ 160

The Nixon Master Blasters have a firm, comfortable fit for the snowboarders they're designed for and they sound not at all bad

£ 185

The Koss MV1s are uncomfortable and hot to wear and the sound doesn't make up for the discomfort.

£ 200

The BeyerDynamic DT880s are very comfortable, with their soft cushion and perfect grip, plus they have a sound that has impressive all-round ability