It looks like you are browsing from
Go to Close
TVs & Displays
Photography & Video
Cooking Appliances
White Goods
Household
Technology
Home Latest Articles Headphones What Are the Best Headphones Brands in the US - June 2020

What Are the Best Headphones Brands in the US - June 2020

Matthew
Updated 08 May 2020
Share on
what are the best Headphones brands?

Which Are the Best Headphones Brands?

We've checked the reviews, awards, popularity and specs of 630+ headphones and found that the best headphones brand is Sony. Sony headphones have received an average review score of 95% based on 2,799 reviews.

Sony is the No. 1 headphones brand

The 2nd best brand is JBL with an average review score of 92% (831 reviews) and the 3rd best brand is Sennheiser with an average review score of 91% (3,064 reviews).

#1
Japan
95%
95%
2,799 reviews
#2
JBL
92%
92%
831 reviews
#3
91%
91%
3,064 reviews
#4
87%
87%
2,534 reviews
#5
JVC
Japan
86%
86%
1,364 reviews
#6
JayBird
85%
85%
862 reviews
#7
Netherlands
85%
85%
62 reviews
#8
JLab Audio
83%
83%
2 reviews
#9
Bose
83%
83%
2,124 reviews
#10
AKG
83%
83%
171 reviews
#11
Beats
83%
83%
3,291 reviews
#12
83%
83%
1,032 reviews
#13
Jabra
82%
82%
1,093 reviews
#14
Plantronics
82%
82%
1,566 reviews
#15
JLab
79%
79%
46 reviews
#16
Focal
79%
79%
79 reviews
#17
House Of Marley
78%
78%
478 reviews
#18
Urbanears
78%
78%
167 reviews
#19
Monster
78%
78%
441 reviews
#20
Bowers & Wilkins
77%
77%
488 reviews
#21
Audeze
77%
77%
75 reviews
#22
Bang & Olufsen
76%
76%
250 reviews
#23
1More
76%
76%
82 reviews
#24
Logitech
Switzerland
76%
76%
191 reviews
#25
Urbanista
76%
76%
64 reviews
#26
Apple
76%
76%
1,309 reviews
#27
Razer
75%
75%
869 reviews
#28
RHA
75%
75%
67 reviews
#29
Audiofly
75%
75%
56 reviews
#30
Steelseries
75%
75%
814 reviews
#31
Wicked Audio
74%
74%
1 review
#32
Shure
74%
74%
727 reviews
#33
Beyerdynamic
74%
74%
104 reviews
#34
Master & Dynamic
74%
74%
98 reviews
#35
73%
73%
6 reviews
#36
Marshall
73%
73%
34 reviews
#37
Libratone
73%
73%
116 reviews
#38
Aftershokz
73%
73%
102 reviews
#39
Fitbit
72%
72%
26 reviews
#40
Koss
72%
72%
100 reviews
#41
Edifier
71%
71%
12 reviews
#42
71%
71%
10 reviews
#43
NAD
70%
70%
26 reviews
#44
SOL REPUBLIC
70%
70%
10 reviews
#45
HiFiMAN
70%
70%
17 reviews
#46
Yamaha
69%
69%
4 reviews
#47
Japan
69%
69%
3 reviews
#48
KitSound
69%
69%
8 reviews
#49
FiiO
69%
69%
31 reviews
#50
Denon
68%
68%
12 reviews
#51
ifrogz
68%
68%
25 reviews
#52
Moki
68%
68%
19 reviews
#53
Betron
68%
68%
585 reviews
#54
Anker
68%
68%
79 reviews
#55
Westone
68%
68%
3 reviews
#56
Braven
67%
67%
6 reviews
#57
Brainwavz
67%
67%
23 reviews
#58
Turtle Beach
67%
67%
940 reviews
#59
Samsung
South Korea
67%
67%
789 reviews
#60
Huawei
67%
67%
25 reviews
#61
67%
67%
13 reviews
#62
Accutone
66%
66%
6 reviews
#63
JAM
66%
66%
2 reviews
#64
YURBUDS
65%
65%
478 reviews
#65
Microsoft
65%
65%
34 reviews
#66
KRK
65%
65%
64 reviews
#67
EARIN
65%
65%
17 reviews
#68
Definitive Technology
65%
65%
9 reviews
#69
Cygnett
64%
64%
7 reviews
#70
Teufel
63%
63%
41 reviews
#71
Coloud
63%
63%
2 reviews
#72
Crazybaby
63%
63%
17 reviews
#73
JAYS
62%
62%
54 reviews
#74
Bragi
62%
62%
50 reviews
#75
Nuheara
62%
62%
19 reviews
#76
Happy Plugs
62%
62%
1 review
#77
Sudio
61%
61%
35 reviews
#78
Nokia
61%
61%
6 reviews
#79
Klipsch
61%
61%
0 reviews
#80
Scosche
60%
60%
1 review
#81
Cowin
60%
60%
5 reviews
#82
Mackie
60%
60%
0 reviews
#83
Trust
60%
60%
38 reviews
#84
DEFUNC
59%
59%
2 reviews
#85
SOUL
59%
59%
4 reviews
#86
Motorola
59%
59%
5 reviews
#87
Veho
59%
59%
0 reviews
#88
iHip
58%
58%
0 reviews
#89
Ultrasone
58%
58%
3 reviews
#90
Avid
58%
58%
0 reviews
#91
Power Acoustik
57%
57%
0 reviews
#92
PureGear
57%
57%
1 review
#93
LG
South Korea
57%
57%
0 reviews
#94
Sephia
57%
57%
0 reviews
#95
Kensington
56%
56%
0 reviews
#96
VisionTek
56%
56%
0 reviews
#97
Rockville
55%
55%
0 reviews
#98
Tascam
55%
55%
0 reviews
#99
Sentry
55%
55%
0 reviews
#100
Numark
55%
55%
0 reviews
#101
Adidas
54%
54%
0 reviews
#102
Supersonic
United States
54%
54%
0 reviews
#103
Stax
54%
54%
0 reviews
#104
Cyber Acoustics
54%
54%
0 reviews
#105
Reloop
54%
54%
0 reviews
#106
DearEar
54%
54%
3 reviews
#107
Senso
54%
54%
0 reviews
#108
Tracer
54%
54%
0 reviews
#109
Califone
53%
53%
0 reviews
#110
Adesso
53%
53%
0 reviews
#111
Wraps
53%
53%
0 reviews
#112
Vivitar
53%
53%
0 reviews
#113
Verbatim
52%
52%
0 reviews
#114
Xblitz
52%
52%
0 reviews
#115
Ergoguys
51%
51%
0 reviews
#116
BuddyPhones
51%
51%
0 reviews
#117
Cord Cruncher
51%
51%
0 reviews
#118
Altec Lansing
51%
51%
0 reviews
#119
Aluratek
51%
51%
0 reviews
#120
Tribe
51%
51%
0 reviews
#121
Inland
51%
51%
0 reviews
#122
Samson
51%
51%
0 reviews
#123
Vic Firth
50%
50%
0 reviews
#124
Kicker
50%
50%
0 reviews
#125
Blue Microphones
50%
50%
0 reviews
#126
Monoprice
50%
50%
0 reviews
#127
Vivanco
50%
50%
0 reviews
#128
SMS Audio
50%
50%
0 reviews
#129
Noontec
50%
50%
0 reviews
#130
Groov-e
50%
50%
0 reviews
#131
PRYMA
50%
50%
0 reviews
#132
AIAIAI
50%
50%
0 reviews
#133
Grado
50%
50%
0 reviews
#134
Quad
50%
50%
0 reviews

Which Headphones Brands Do Experts Rate Highest?

Now let's consider only the headphones reviews given by expert review sites. The table below compares the average review score given to each of the top headphones brands by each of the expert review sites. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green. We then average this table up to determine the overall best brand according to experts.

Expert reviews indicate the best TV brand is Bose.
Average Review Score Sennheiser Bose Plantronics Beats Jabra
CNET.com logo
77%
21 reviews
82%
28 reviews
74%
11 reviews
77%
21 reviews
75%
9 reviews
Lydogbilde.no logo
80%
30 reviews
78%
17 reviews
71%
12 reviews
80%
11 reviews
83%
9 reviews
PC Mag logo
82%
13 reviews
83%
6 reviews
75%
4 reviews
75%
6 reviews
73%
4 reviews
Les Numeriques.com logo
88%
8 reviews
88%
5 reviews
93%
3 reviews
70%
4 reviews
75%
4 reviews
Techradar logo
91%
7 reviews
80%
2 reviews
79%
7 reviews
72%
6 reviews
85%
2 reviews
Trusted Reviews logo
79%
10 reviews
76%
5 reviews
80%
3 reviews
58%
3 reviews
35%
1 review
whathifi.com logo
84%
11 reviews
97%
6 reviews
60%
1 review
53%
3 reviews
60%
1 review
altomdata.dk logo
87%
3 reviews
87%
3 reviews
80%
6 reviews
80%
4 reviews
Pocket Lint logo
86%
5 reviews
90%
4 reviews
85%
2 reviews
85%
4 reviews
90%
1 review
soundguys.com logo
77%
1 review
82%
4 reviews
82%
4 reviews
75%
3 reviews
83%
4 reviews
Digitaltrends.com logo
81%
7 reviews
75%
2 reviews
80%
2 reviews
78%
4 reviews
01net.com logo
73%
3 reviews
86%
4 reviews
72%
3 reviews
74%
4 reviews
tomsguide.com logo
70%
1 review
88%
4 reviews
80%
4 reviews
67%
3 reviews
95%
2 reviews
Expert Reviews logo
89%
7 reviews
80%
4 reviews
80%
1 review
80%
2 reviews
stuff.tv logo
100%
4 reviews
95%
4 reviews
80%
4 reviews
90%
2 reviews
tweakers.net logo
90%
6 reviews
92%
5 reviews
100%
1 review
80%
1 review
gadgetguy.com.au logo
80%
1 review
91%
2 reviews
87%
5 reviews
91%
2 reviews
92%
1 review
straitstimes.com logo
70%
2 reviews
87%
3 reviews
73%
3 reviews
83%
3 reviews
M3.idg.se logo
90%
2 reviews
76%
5 reviews
75%
2 reviews
70%
2 reviews
komputerswiat.pl logo
93%
2 reviews
89%
4 reviews
51%
1 review
94%
4 reviews
Other Expert Sites
76%
227 reviews
79%
209 reviews
75%
110 reviews
72%
91 reviews
71%
120 reviews
Average
83%
371 reviews
85%
326 reviews
78%
182 reviews
75%
175 reviews
77%
173 reviews

Which Headphones Brands Have Recieved the Most Industry Awards?

Expert review sites issue industry awards to the very best headphones. Below we add up the total number of industry awards issued by each review site to each brand.

Sennheiser headphones have received the most industry awards with a total of 120 awards.
Number of Awards Sennheiser Bose Plantronics Beats Jabra
Lydogbilde.no logo
15
7
3
5
5
altomdata.dk logo
3
2
4
3
Pocket Lint logo
3
3
1
1
1
Digitaltrends.com logo
4
2
3
PC Mag logo
2
4
1
1
CNET.com logo
3
3
2
Techradar logo
4
2
1
1
Expert Reviews logo
5
1
1
1
Les Numeriques.com logo
2
1
2
1
1
innerfidelity.com logo
3
4
tomsguide.com logo
3
2
2
01net.com logo
1
3
1
2
avforums.com logo
5
1
tek.no logo
2
2
2
digitallife.se logo
2
2
1
1
M3.idg.se logo
2
2
1
1
Mobil.se logo
2
1
2
soundandvision.com logo
4
1
gadgetgear.nl logo
3
1
1
hardware.info logo
2
1
1
1
Other Expert Sites
55
32
18
7
25
Total
120
76
43
20
47
Share on
Compare All Headphones
Find the best headphones for you by checking our complete list of 630+ headphones currently for sale in the US.

Signup For Our Free Headphones Deals Newsletter

1,000s of Deals Coupons Price Drops Free No Spam
Sign Up
Save Password

Select Deal Types That You Are Interested In

Finish

Today's Best Headphones Sales

$150 Price Drop
loading image
$450
$299.95
40mm
DRIVER
340g
18h
BATTERY LIFE
$198 Price Drop
loading image
$1,746
$1,547.99
40mm
DRIVER
254g
38h
BATTERY LIFE
$80 Price Drop
loading image
$280
$199.95
40mm
DRIVER
310g
18h
BATTERY LIFE
$100 Price Drop
loading image
$1,198
$1,098.00
40mm
DRIVER
13.6kg
20h
BATTERY LIFE

×