Review of the best according to the editors. About the selection criteria. The the material is subjective, is not advertising and is not serves as a guide to the purchase. Before purchase is needed consultation with a specialist.
High-quality, “fleshy” sound – perhaps one of the main criteria imposed by the vast majority of consumers to closed headphones. And, if we are talking about reinforcing models, then here evaluation criteria go to a radically different level. What kind plug models deserve attention in the extra class? we figured out the variety of models offered by world brands and stopped at the top eight. We will discuss them further.
- Rating of the best reinforcing headphones
- Westone w60
- Onkyo E900M
- Westone UM PRO30
- Grado GR8
- Shure SE535
- 1MORE Quad Driver In-Ear E1010
- Sony XBA-A1AP
- Xiaomi Mi In-Ear Headphones Pro HD
Rating of the best reinforcing headphones
|Nomination||a place||Name of product||price|
|Rating of the best reinforcing headphones||1||Westone w60||68 750 rub.|
|2||Onkyo E900M||19 250 rub.|
|3||Westone UM PRO30||29,490 rub.|
|4||Grado GR8||12 600 rub.|
|5||Shure SE535||15 700 rub.|
|6||1MORE Quad Driver In-Ear E1010||7 530 rub.|
|7||Sony XBA-A1AP||4 900 rub.|
|8||Xiaomi Mi In-Ear Headphones Pro HD||1 450 rub.|
The top line of headphones from the notorious (though, rather, in narrow circles), the American company Westone Labs. Considered the model was not rated “bad” or “good” because the manufacturer is a master of his craft. They deserve special attention special “chips” Westone W60. The first is six-driver (2 for each range) with a three-way crossover. Sound stage It’s built just perfectly: on the first notes there is a feeling the close proximity of musical instruments to who listening to music.
The second – 10 pairs of interchangeable nozzles (and for each genre of music any one ear cushion fits more than others), complete with which come with removable patch panels and a braided Epic cable. Pleasantly pleased with the presence of a headset function for the iPhone. Third – behind the ear. Those for whom the location of the headphones in the ear the sink may be a novelty at first, but it’s worth it: the fit is incredibly comfortable, even when worn under hat, bandana and other headgear.
It’s convenient to even lie in these headphones, and with your ear buried in pillow. It’s worth noting that the sound is transmitted crystal clear, therefore, the “crooked” hands of directors who reduced the sound in some compositions will be immediately caught by Westone W60 headphones.
- 6 reinforcing drivers with a 3-way crossover;
- comfortable, ergonomic shape – behind-the-ear fit;
- acoustic symmetry between channels;
- reinforced (removable) Epic cable;
- optional 3-button headset for Apple products;
- interchangeable panels (metal).
- average quality of replaceable slips;
- long warm-up.
These headphones deservedly fell into our rating as one of the most the best and stylish in the world. Unique balanced hybrid drivers – dynamic (6 mm) and reinforced – allows achieve clear and clear sound not only from audio formats High Quality. A supplement in the form of a hybrid acoustic architecture balances the frequencies, adding bass depth but not affecting its accuracy.
HRA (high definition) audio playback is one of Features of Onkyo E900M. By using your own headphone application, download service and acoustic design incredibly accurate reproduction of complex HRA files. Dynamic drivers provide crisp bass, while oxygen-free twisted cables enhance sound clarity. Rugged aluminum housing in combined with reinforced plastic provides not only stylish appearance, but also the long life of audio equipment.
- support high resolution files;
- luxurious, explosive sound;
- carefully designed design;
- closed acoustic architecture + hybrid drivers;
- strong and, at the same time, lightweight hybrid body;
- 3 sets of ergonomic silicone ear pads.
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Westone UM PRO30
Incredible sound quality and manual assembly are only part advantages of powerful reinforcing headphones from the Westone Lab brand. A professional product line designed for musicians. Built-in micro drivers for different frequencies perfectly matched with a 3-way crossover. The result is perfectly smooth, well-balanced, detailed transmission of everything frequency range (20-18000 Hz).
Separately, it is worth mentioning the excellent noise isolation of the headphones, thanks to which you can not only enjoy the perfect sound favorite songs in noisy transport, but also with pleasure work on the music scene. The special form of the product provides BTE wearing is comfortable and ergonomic. In addition, such headphone fit prevents microphone effect, perfect fixing the product on the ears. Comes with headphones removable Reinforced epic cable, a set of ear pads of various sizes (from silicone, foam).
- signature deep, detailed sound;
- manual assembly;
- comfortable behind-the-ear fit;
- 3-driver design + passive crossover;
- passive noise reduction (up to 25 dB);
- removable reinforced cable.
- complaints about build quality (the crossover may “fly” due to temperature differences, break the case).
These headphones are a worthy representative of their price category. portable audio equipment market. “Japanese” assembled in the USA, differs in compactness, excellent sound insulation and good reproducibility of bass. Headphone cable quite thin, but with high durability (oxygen-free copper) and allows you to conveniently fix the plugs. IN comes with 2 interchangeable pairs of ear pads of various sizes – you can choose the right option for comfortable listening to your beloved music.
One feature – with a shallow fit, the headphones give out harsh sound, the low frequency range disappears. Users recommend try a behind-the-ear landing: when transferring wires over your ear, sound guide enters the ear canal at an ideal angle (achieved excellent fixation). Not particularly happy about the lack of accessories: for example, any case for carrying the product, given that the cable in the headphones is thin and soft, or behind the ear.
Reinforcing transducer (movable anchor) provides juicy and the airy sound of the high frequencies, while the lower ones do not go into hum: the bass remains crisp and even. Product Frequency Range – 20-20000 Hz.
- compact, stylish design;
- deep, clear sound;
- interchangeable silicone ear pads.
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Compact in-channel model with balanced anchor, embodied in a stylish design. Our experts could not miss it is original in its implementation and technically thought out product. Three micro-emitters per channel are built into the headphones at once: a separate channel is responsible for high frequencies, dual channels for bass woofers. Built-in passive crossover accurately distributes frequencies, making the sound of audio files perfectly clear and clean (“mastered” range – 18-19000 Hz). Although compact and compact, they are great convey the full sound of music, even if it is rich bass.
Included is a built-in microphone (as a headset) with buttons for switching, stopping songs and functional call answering key. Headphones have a wide range Compatibility: mobile devices, mp3, Apple products, etc. Also included is a detachable Kevlar-reinforced cable Bluetooth with an area for earhooks. Single charge enough for 8 hours of comfortable listening to music.
- 3 reinforcing drivers;
- Comfortable behind-the-ear landing;
- reinforced cable of removable type;
- saturated bass;
- the presence of a built-in microphone with the ability to control volume of music and its reproduction.
- not enough bass (individual consumer reviews).
1MORE Quad Driver In-Ear E1010
A multi-driver model with a classic ear fit. Headphones successfully combine stylish design, ergonomics and powerful sounding. Each earphone has 4 built-in emitters, including 3 reinforcing tweeters for clarity and depth medium, high frequencies, and a dynamic emitter giving on the output is a clear, clear low-frequency sound (range – 20-40000 Hz). Headphones, as expected, are soft, warm sound. Quad Driver In-Ear E1010 is ideal for a smartphone.
It’s worth considering that the attachment of the cord to the bowls is non-removable – the probability of spontaneous disconnection is zero. Users especially note the incredibly convenient anatomical shape of the capsules, providing a comfortable arrangement of plugs in the ear canal. The headset is made of aluminum, which gives it extra strength. Made of oxygen free copper The wire is reinforced with Kevlar.
In addition to the main elements, the product has an impressive set optional accessories: solid mini case for storage / transportation, clothes clip, 8 pairs additional multi-sized ear pads, adapter (from 3.5 to 6.3 mm).
- high detail sound + clear bottoms;
- a variety of interchangeable ear pads;
- stylish design;
- metal case;
- quality headset.
- excessive rise in the midbass.
- excessive rise in the midbass.
The hybrid intra-channel model is the first in the updated line. Each channel has two sound emitters – the armature driver type guarantees crystal clear vocals, and a 6 mm driver dynamic type – powerful, clear bass. Sony specialists did A small but useful driver upgrade for enhanced vibration control and improving the linearity of the anchor. Now mid / high frequencies reproduced much more clearly (capture range – 5-25000 Hz).
It is worth noting a very comfortable fit audio products and an impressive a set of various ear cushions of two types – foam and silicone. Reinforced silver-plated OFC-litcenter cable made of oxygen free copper. The presence of micro notches on the coating prevents the possibility of tangling the cord. Headphones equipped microphone and compact 3-button remote control, allowing use them as a headset for a smartphone.
- excellent detail of high / mid frequencies + detailed bass;
- transmit sound well even on budget audio devices;
- 7 pairs of different sized ear pads;
- clip for fixing on clothes;
- cord length adjuster;
- comfortable fit.
- not enough drive;
- ear pads with poor sound insulation (separate reviews).
Xiaomi Mi In-Ear Headphones Pro HD
Another hybrid in our collection of the best. closing but not inferior in quality. This is an unusual model from a Chinese brand, It stands out against the background of others not only with its stylish appearance, but also clean sound. Built-in emitters (dynamic and rebar type) provide a perfectly balanced, clean sound at high frequencies – headphones are high sensitivity and low level of sound distortion, and at the same time retain clarity, depth of low frequencies. Built-in capacitive the divider “helps” the anchor to harmoniously combine sounds on different frequencies (20-40000 Hz).
Headphones have a built-in microphone for good noise reduction and clarity of speech. The kit includes 3 types different sized silicone ear pads. Mi In-Ear Headphones ProErgonomic design and light weight. So part earplugs made of rubber and plastic, therefore, in the cold season there will be no discomfort from the cold. In addition to interchangeable headphone jacks, the kit also includes compact case.
- high quality at a relatively low price;
- 3 pairs of interchangeable ear pads;
- balanced sound.
- require a long “warm-up”;
- short-lived microphone.
Attention! This rating is subjective, is not advertising and does not serve as a guide to the purchase. Before the purchase consultation with a specialist is necessary.