JVC is one of the most popular headphones brands as well as being well known for its TVs and camcorders.
If you are thinking about buying a JVC headphones then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of headphones brands is compiled by analysing over 61,000 user and expert reviews and over 1,700 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 1,900 headphones.
JVC are recognised for their wide selection of popular and good quality headphones and start at $6 for the Gumy Plus which has a driver size of 9mm, is an in-ear headphones and a headphones that has an in-ear style and go up to $94 for the HA-S90BN which has a driver size of 40mm, is an over-ear headphones and a headphones that has a head-band style. The average price of a new JVC headphones is $27.
JVC are recognised for their wide selection of popular and good quality headphones.
Is JVC the Best Headphones Brand?
So are JVC headphones any good? We give every headphones a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all headphones we are able to impartially rank all the headphones brands.
JVC is ranked the No. 6 best headphones brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that JVC is the 6th best headphones brand out there.
Let's look at how JVC headphones compare to the other headphones brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All headphones Brands
JVC have better reviews than the typical headphones brand, with the average rating of a JVC headphones being 74%.
The average review score for a JVC headphones is 74%.
There's a smaller selection of JVC headphones available compared to other headphones brands, with only 31 JVC headphones currently on the market in the US. JVC headphones also tend to be cheaper than most other headphones brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.
Whilst JVC have a number of interesting features including Extreme Deep Bass Port, overall they tend to be less feature rich than their competitors.
No. Of Headphones
Average Price $102
Price Distribution of All Headphones
No. Of Headphones
Average Price $27
Price Distribution of JVC Headphones
What Do the JVC Headphones Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every JVC headphones to work out the average distribution of reviews for JVC and then compared this to the other headphones brands.
JVC has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its headphones than most other brands.
Over 82% of expert reviews and 74% of user reviews for JVC headphones are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 90% and 83% respectively across all Headphones brands.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to JVC headphones by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other headphones brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have JVC Headphones Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for JVC headphones. The table below shows the number of awards received by the most popular headphones brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 61,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of JVC headphones. over 80 of these reviews mention reliability of which 56% were positive. Therefore the majority of JVC headphones owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
56% of reviewers think JVC headphones are reliable.
So, most people think that JVC headphones are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for JVC headphones that mention reliability:
thinking they would be a little more durable - nope
is fairly durable for the price
broke really easily
the wire from the 3.5mm plug already was broken after a month's use
Features to Look Out For On JVC Headphones
There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of JVC headphones that set them apart from the competition. These include Extreme Deep Bass Port.
A great mid range choice, priced at $15.69 is the JVC Xtreme Xplosives, which has a Kagoo Score of 83.
Features We Love:
Lighter than average (8g)
Multiple reviews mentioned that this earphone has a superb sound quality, brilliant sound quality and it's quiet. It's a classic and amazingly light weight 8.5mm driver Bluetooth earphone, with an affordable price and a very good spec.
Value for Money
Our review analysis indicates that JVC Xtreme Xplosives has good user reviews with 67% of buyers recommending this headphones to others.
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At only $8.79 and with a Kagoo Score of 79 the JVC Gumy makes a great budget choice.
Features We Love:
Lighter than average (4.1g)
Supports noise reduction
A classic and astonishingly light weight 11mm driver in-ear style earphone, with a very good spec and a fair price. Customers report that this earphone has very good sound quality, it's really quiet and comfortable to wear.
Value for Money
Owners report that JVC Gumy has average expert reviews and ok user reviews with 67% of buyers recommending this headphones to others.
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JVC Gumy Earphones Unboxing
The cheapest price that we could find for the Gumy in the US is $8.79 and in total we found 5 prices for it.