UPDATED These exceptional over-ear headphones are ultra-comfy and hugely capable at the money.
The customisable design injects an element of fun into these over-ear cans, but are they as fun to listen to?
Another pair of strong headphones from Beyerdynamic. If you’re after a smooth, weighty sound, these will do nicely.
Best portable on-ears £200-£300, Awards 2014. A most excellent pair of on-ear headphones. You must give these a listen.
The ‘Premium’ version brings improvements to the original model, delivering across the board with good sound, comfort and build
Delivering superb levels of subtlety and rhythm in a portable build, the T51ps are one of the best sounding headphones in its class
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
Best in-ears £40-£80, Awards 2013. Vocals sound particularly sweet through these smart Beyerdynamics.
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
Beyerdynamic already has some Award-winning earbuds in its DTX80s - and now it's going for the top spot once more
These RF wireless headphones may be a wee bit on the chunky side, but they produce a detailed and open sound
First impressions are good with the DTX60s, but despite the fact they're light and comfy, they lack bass presence
The BeyerDynamic DT880s are very comfortable, with their soft cushion and perfect grip, plus they have a sound that has impressive all-round ability
A closed-back design with a neutral tone and a pleasing balance. They suffer, though, with clarity and resolution
These comfortable, well-built headphones are tonally well balanced, and offer plenty of drama, dynamics and punch