How To Store Earphones Tangle-Free/Damage-Free (7 Methods)
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How To Store Earphones Tangle-Free/Damage-Free (7 Methods)

Earphones are one of the most popular audio devices for listening to audio but often suffer from tangled cables from poor storage. Wrapping them tightly, leaving them tangled, or not handling them with care puts your earphones at risk of permanent damage. Plus, untangling the mess of tangled earphone cables can be overly tedious and…

Are Headphone Jacks The Same As Microphone Jacks?
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Are Headphone Jacks The Same As Microphone Jacks?

The way in which audio is sent to or sent from headphones and microphones will vary between different devices and different connectors (jacks and plugs). When learning about all the different audio connectors, there may be confusion about the differences between headphone jacks and microphone jacks. Are headphone jacks the same as microphone jacks? Although…

Top 3 Best Closed-Back Headphones Under $100 Of 2024
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Top 3 Best Closed-Back Headphones Under $100 Of 2024

Closed-back headphones are often preferred for their noise-cancellation, low bleed, comfort, and accentuated bass. There are plenty of excellent options on the market that won’t break the bank, either! In this article, we’ll discuss the best closed-back headphones that fit within a $100 USD budget. Any list like this is inherently subjective though I believe…

Top 5 Best Circumaural (Over-Ear) Headphones Under $200
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Top 5 Best Circumaural (Over-Ear) Headphones Under $200

Practically all the best headphones in the world are circumaural in design. The over-ear design reigns supreme from the top-end electrostatic and planar magnetic headphones to the popular and plentiful moving-coil headphones. There’s a huge variety of circumaural headphones under $200 worth mentioning. In this article, we’ll discuss what I believe to be the top…

Top 3 Best Noise Cancelling Headphones Under $100 2024
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Top 3 Best Noise Cancelling Headphones Under $100 2024

Active noise-cancellation systems have become very popular in headphones. A great pair of noise-cancelling headphones will greatly reduce the level of outside noise the listener will hear when wearing the headphones. These headphones allow the listener to tune out noisy environments so that they can listen to audio or reduce noise and get closer to…

Top 2 Best Supra-Aural (On-Ear) Headphones Under $500 2024
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Top 2 Best Supra-Aural (On-Ear) Headphones Under $500 2024

Supra-aural (on-ear) headphones are a great on-the-go choice for busier listeners. They’re generally lighter, less expensive and easier to pack away than their circumaural (over-ear) counterparts. They also typically sound much better than in-ear earphones. Of course, some on-ear headphones are better than others. In this article, we’ll discuss the best supra-aural headphones that fit…

Top 2 Best Supra-Aural (On-Ear) Headphones Under $100 2024
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Top 2 Best Supra-Aural (On-Ear) Headphones Under $100 2024

Supra-aural (on-ear) headphones are often purchased because they offer a great sound with a lightweight and compatible form factor. These easy-to-use headphones are great for on-the-go listeners. The sound quality of on-ear headphones is often preferred over earbuds, and the price point is lower than the circumaural (over-ear) counterparts. There are certain supra-aural headphones that…

Top 3 Best Moving-Coil/Dynamic Headphones Under $500 2024
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Top 3 Best Moving-Coil/Dynamic Headphones Under $500 2024

Durable, affordable and plentiful could describe moving-coil/dynamic headphones. This popular transducer type can be found in many headphones on the market and even in high-end models. Because moving-coil headphones are so popular and relatively inexpensive, there are plenty of options below the $500 USD mark. In fact, there isn’t a huge amount of options above…

Top 3 Best Moving-Coil/Dynamic Headphones Under $100 2024
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Top 3 Best Moving-Coil/Dynamic Headphones Under $100 2024

If you landed on this article, you probably know that moving-coil/dynamic headphones are the typical headphones with transducers made of a magnetic motor; voice coil and diaphragm. This general design is very popular because it sounds pretty good (especially with proper tuning), it’s durable, and it’s affordable. With so many options available, it can be…

Top 3 Best Electrostatic Headphones Of 2024
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Top 3 Best Electrostatic Headphones Of 2024

Many of the highest-quality headphones have electrostatic transducers. The general sensitivity and accuracy of the electrostatic design allow for impressive-sounding headphones that rank among the best in the world. If you’re an audiophile that’s okay with paying a premium for headphones and headphone amplifiers, then you’ll likely know these top 3 models or have at…