Sennheiser CX300
The easiest way to improve the sound of your iPod or MP3 player is to upgrade the headphones. Check out our Top 10 Best Buys 2008

Did Santa bring you a new iPod or MP3 player for Christmas? Or maybe a music mobile phone.

Then the quickest and easiest way to improve the sound quality is to ditch the earphones that come with it as standard and upgrade to some better headphones. You'll be amazed at the difference they make.

To help you make the right choice, here's our list of Top 10 Best Buys for every budget:

Best in-ear under £50Sennheiser CX300 £30

Best in-ear £50-£100Shure SE110 £80

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Best in-ear £100+Klipsch X10 ImageAvailable only at for a special discount price of £130.

Best hi-fi headphones under £50Grado iGrado £40We've got 96 pairs to be won in our exclusive Grado competition.

Best hi-fi headphones £50-£100Grado SR60 £90

Best hi-fi headphones £100+Grado SR325i £310Three pairs up for grabs in our Grado competition.

Best noise-cancelling headphonesSennheiser PXC450 £300

Best for detailAKG K701 £250

Best for wireless (Bluetooth)Sony DR-BT50 £130

Best luxury headphonesGrado GS1000 £1000You could win a pair in our exclusive Grado competition.