In-ear headphones are similar to Marmite, you either love them or you hate them. Thankfully there are a lot of options available to suit your particular needs.
We are going to go through all of the in-ear headphones on the market that we think are the best options available, we previously did the same for wireless headphones earlier this month, so be sure to check that out if you are looking for something wireless in particular.
Here they are.
Although they are very expensive, and feature a somewhat controversal design. Apple’s AirPods are widely regarded as one of the best wireless in-ear headphones, featuring no cables at all and Apple’s W1 chip for better connectivity.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £170
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay H3
The B&O Play H3 in-ear headphones are a great looking set of headphones that feature a lightweight metal desing and a powerful yet balanced sound output.
Despite being a budget set of in-ears, Marshall’s Mode is a great set of in-ear headphones that look great and feature the ability to customise their EQ settings via the Mode EQ switch on the headphones.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £45
If you are at all sporty then you should definitely check out the Jaybird X2 wireless in-ear headphones, featuring an 8-hour playtime with SignalPlus tech for preventing signal loss and a unique design to keep them in your ears.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £117
Plantronics BackBeat Fit Bluetooth
Plantronics’ BackBeat Fit Bluetooth in-ear headphones are a slightly cheaper set of sporty headphones that still feature a great design for listening on the go as well as an 8-hour playtime.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £70
1More Triple Driver
The iMore Triple Driver headphones are a great-looking set of in-ears that feature a great sound that was tuned by grammy award winning engineers, they are pretty expensive but as their name suggests, they have three drivers: two balanced armatures and a separate dynamic driver.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £113
The AKG T20U in-ears are an extremly cheap set of headphones that get the job done, featuring 8mm drivers, they provide enough sound for your daily needs, as long as that doesn’t bother you too much.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £25
Sennheiser CX 300 II
If you have a slightly higher budget then you should definitely take a look at the Sennheiser CX 300 II. They are a great set of headphones that you don’t have to worry about too much, but still provide good enough sound for what most people require, they also have a noise isolating fit.
BUY FROM AMAZON – £33