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We all love music and like to immerse ourselves in the musical world for peace and tranquility. To feel the music, one needs to have a good headphone not the speaker set. The market is filled with such headphones starting from a throw away price to a very costlier model.There are so many choices like best bass, best surround sound, one offers best noise cancellation. Here is the list of top ten budget headphones that will soothe your ear and won't be too costly to afford.
1. Urbanears Plattan Plus Headphones
Plattan Plus is an Apple Store exclusive head phone with four different colors-purple, pool, cerise and dark grey.The earcup is 2.5 inch in diameter and made of synthetic leather material. The design of the Plattan plus gives it unique look and young generation will like the aesthetics and design of the head phone. The ZoundPlug is there through which another friend can hear the music once he/she connect his head phone to it. Only downside is that the bass is not so great and after a long listening period the material at the ear cup may get hot. This headphone is available for $60
2. Grado SR80i Dynamic Open-Air Stereo Headphones
The Grado SR80i is based on the popular SR80 headphones with foam ear cushion and 3.5mm stereo plug and 1/4 inch adapter. The voice coil and four conductor connecting coils are made from copper for getting the crystal clear sound.It has an adjustable headband, so one can adjust head bands as per their size. It also includes vented diaphragm and non-resonant air chamber which gives great clarity and detail of the music. This is available only for $99.
3. Sol Republic Tracks Headphones
The SOI Republic Tracs headphones are light in weight with adjustable and interchangeable headbands, detachable chord, integrated microphone and remote control. SOI stands for ‘Soundtrack of Life’ and it truly delivers sound at an impressive bass and treble. With its foam cushion ear cup, with the microphone this headphone can be used during multiplayer gaming or while chatting over the MSN or Skype.and alike. This headphone is available only for $99.
4. Nixon Apollo Headphones
The Nixon Appllo headphone is an old 60’s style of headphone and it produces some great sound at a very low cost of $70. It can produce music within range of 20-20000 Hz and comes with 30mm drivers. There is a volume knob to control the sound while listening to music. It sports foam based ear cushion and adjustable steel headband. It also comes with a travel pouch and is compatible with iPhone as well. Microphone is also attached to it for speaking through iPhone or similar other smart phones.
5. Yamaha EPH-30 Inner Ear Headphones
Yamaha is one of the giants in manufacturing some good sound devices with high clarity and great bass system. Yamaha has come up with EPH-30 Inner Ear Headphone and they also offer great sound quality from the music. This headphone is able to produce great sound at just $40. This headphone is available in black and white color with some other chrome-colored base accenting. The chord is thin and fragile as well as the ear pieces are made of plastic. The cable measured at 48 inches and the end is a gold plated plug that provides longevity and good sound quality without much distortion.
6. MEElectronics HT-21
MEElectronics is a favorite among many listeners as it has the capability of producing good quality of sound within low budget. Earlier MEElectronics has manufactured only ear monitors but they had come to portable headphone market with HT-21. Bass is good at high volume and produces enough punch with each bit of details. Treble is complementing high bass perfectly. The earcup is comfortable and made of plastic and foam cushion. This HT21 is available at $39.99
7. MEElectronics M9 In-Ear Headphones (Silver)
MEElectronics M9 In-Ear headphones are reasonable and produce good quality of music. One can get this headphone for $26.99 only. It has sound cancelling functions through which it can reduce outside noise while listening to the songs or music. This headphone may not be suitable for using in longer hours as listeners can get some pain inside their earlobe. But for shorter period of time, this is the best one can get.
8. Porta Pro On-Ear Headphones
Porta Pro On Ear Headphones first introduced in 1984 and since then they are delivering good quality over price and delight people from all over the world. The design is unique with adjustable headband and also it can be collapsible as well for carrying it safely. The coper coils used inside are oxygen free and give deep bass and clarity in music.This lightweight headphone is the most sought after headphone in a popular online shopping website. One can get this headphone for just $49.99.
9. Sennheiser HD280 Pro
Sennheiser is a very popular German brand. HD280 Pro is a compact designed headphone that delivers great sound to all kind of music.This is a high performance headphone which is available only at $99. It has a 10ft coli fitted in 1/8 inch mini plug. The earpads are covered with leatherette ear cushions and the headband can be folded to carry it easily.
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10. Jays A-Jays Three Headphones
The Jays A Jays Three Headphones come in a reasonable range of $59.99. This compact design model has a ribbon style cable and the headphone produces good quality music. Only down side is that this model is not available everywhere in the US as this is a Swedish model and this unavailability makes it a unknown brand name in the headphone market.