Our Verdict Poor perfomance lets these cans down For Simple to use Against Cluttered and muffled sound Reviewed on 21st August 2009 Complete with responsive touch controls on the two earphones for skipping tracks and an easy rotating wheel for adjusting the volume, the Philips SHB9000s prove simple enough to pair and get working. Sadly we're less enamoured by the quality of the sound that's revealed. Sounding cluttered and muffled, with a fair amount of background interference noise, these headphones are disappointing. Jack-of-all-trades it may be, but Philips hasn't yet mastered Bluetooth headphones. See all our five-star headphone reviews More after the break Follow whathifi.com on Twitter Related News The best What Hi-Fi? deals of the month Fri, 21 Jul 2017, 12:38pm Meters Music collaborates with U2's Adam Clayton for new in-ear headphones Tue, 18 Jul 2017, 05:39pm The best Amazon Prime Day headphones deals Tue, 11 Jul 2017, 02:52pm Amazon Prime Day 2017: best UK deals Tue, 11 Jul 2017, 12:36pm New Apple AirPod patents reveal more health-tracking capabilities Thu, 06 Jul 2017, 12:03pm Headphones Philips SHB9000 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.