Quality sound is something you shouldn’t have to compromise on. If you’re buying your first pair of headphones or feel like you need an update for your lifestyle, we’re here to help you find the type that will suit you best. Here are our picks, in no particular, for 10 of the best headphones out there right now.
Best for surround sound
This gaming headset is a fantastic option if you’re looking for crisp sound without local disruption. The Cloud II comes with a travel pouch, an audio control box for maintaining the ideal sound, a detachable mic and a velour ear-cup replacement. An excellent option for gaming and getting lost in the music.
Prioritising noise-cancelling, these headphones are perfect for enhancing your listening experience. They’re great for home-theatres and have a battery life of up to 30 hours, meaning your movie marathons won’t need to include breaks for recharging.
Best for sports endurance
This popular set of PowerBeats High-Performance Wireless Earphones were designed with exercise enthusiasts in mind. A full charge allows up to 15 hours of uninterrupted listening time, and their shape helps to comfortably secure the headphones throughout your entire exercise regime.
The RUN In-Ear Sports Headphones are one of a kind, boasting a Fliphook feature that lets you choose whether to wear the headphones either in or around the ear. The TwistLock technology helps them remain comfortable and secure, and the design is sweat- and weatherproof, for exercising through the most unexpected conditions.
Best for music enhancement
5. Cowin E7 Pro
Affordable and stylish with excellent sound quality, these are a great investment for music lovers. With deep, resonant bass and a wireless option, you can groove with no restraint!
Listen to music the way the artists always wanted. These Bose headphones provide a dynamically balanced sound that helps you hear both vocals and instruments with ease. That’s on top of their high-quality, lag-free wireless technology.
Best for the kids
7. JBL JR300
Simple, colourful and often found at great value prices. The kid-sized JBL JR300 and has volume-limiting features up to 85dB that both keeps their ears safe and allows you to rest easy.
Another volume-limiting pair of headphones suited to your kids’ ears. This fun and vibrant brand also offers the OnandOff BuddyPhones Wave headphones, which are waterproof for kids who like to get messy!
This multi-functional Sony product simply can’t fit into one category. Built for music with its autoplay and pause functions, gaming with its noise cancellation, and entertainment with its reliably comfortable structure perfect for use over extended periods.
These over-ear headphones show both luxury and practicality for keen listeners. With state-of-the-art surround sound through Spatial Audio and Adaptive EQ (which senses your head size and headphone fit and tailors the sound output to suit), the manufacturers prioritised thoughtfulness through these comfortable headphones.
These innovative options and more are available on Gumtree Australia today. Find which one will suit you best, at the best price.