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Consumer Reports Reviews Headphones

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert Headphone reviews. We review different types of Headphones. Our Headphone reviews will help you decide what Headphone is best for you.

Consumer Reports Headphone reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our Headphone ratings where you will see our Headphone reviews on Sensitivity, Design, Type, Sound quality and Noise reduction. You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of Headphones that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

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Headphone Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsbeats by dre Beats Executive Reviews
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beats by dre Beats Executive
Type: Home/Studio style headphones
Summary: Home/studio-style closed, over-ear noise-canceling headphones that come with a detachable standard audio cable, a detachable audio cable with built-in remote and mic for iPhone/iPod/iPad connections, a mini-plug-to-1/4-inch-plug adapter, a mini-plug-to-airplane-jack adapter, and a carrying case.
 
 
The beats by dre Beats Executive Headphone has the following features: Weight (oz.), Cable length (in.), Battery type, Plug type, Integrated microphone, Call connect/disconnect control, Integrated volume control, Integrated player control, Detachable cable, Monitor function (mute), Noise canceling unit in earpiece, Low battery indicator, Warranty (mos.): parts/labor, Additional features and Included accessories.
ratingsGrado Prestige SR225e Reviews
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Grado Prestige SR225e
Type: Home/studio style stereo headphones
Summary: Home/studio-style open-air over-ear headphones that come with a mini-plug-to-1/4-inch-plug adapter.
 
 
The Grado Prestige SR225e Headphone has the following features: Cord length (in.), Weight (oz.), Warranty: parts, labor (mos.), Additional features, Included accessories and Plug type.
ratingsWestone ADV Beta Reviews
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Westone ADV Beta
Type: Portable stereo headphones
Summary: Portable isolating ear-insert earphones that come with ten pairs of earpieces in various types and sizes, a detachable audio cable, removable "up and over" ear hooks, removable shirt clip, and a moisture resistant carrying case.
 
 
The Westone ADV Beta Headphone has the following features: Cord length (in.), Weight (oz.), Integrated microphone, Call connect/disconnect control, Integrated volume control, Integrated function control, Warranty: parts, labor (mos.), Additional features, Included accessories and Plug type.
ratingsSamsung Level On Reviews
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Samsung Level On
Type: Home/studio style stereo headphones
Summary: Closed, on-ear home/studio-style headphones that come with a detachable audio cable with built-in mic and answer/player control and volume buttons that work with some Android smartphones, and a carrying case.
 
 
The Samsung Level On Headphone has the following features: Cord length (in.), Weight (oz.), Integrated microphone, Call connect/disconnect control, Integrated volume control, Integrated function control, Warranty: parts, labor (mos.), Additional features, Included accessories and Plug type.
ratingsBose QuietComfort 25 Reviews
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Bose QuietComfort 25
Type: Home/Studio style headphones
Summary: Closed, home/studio-style noise-canceling over-ear headphones that come with detachable audio cable with built-in mic and answer/player control and volume buttons for iPhone/iPod/iPad and smartphone use, an attenuating mini-plug-to-airplane-jack adapter, and a carrying case.
 
 
The Bose QuietComfort 25 Headphone has the following features: Weight (oz.), Cable length (in.), Battery type, Plug type, Works with noise reduction off, Integrated microphone, Call connect/disconnect control, Integrated volume control, Integrated player control, Detachable cable, Noise canceling unit in earpiece, Battery life (hrs.), Low battery indicator, Warranty (mos.): parts/labor, Additional features and Included accessories.