www.shureasia.com PRICE $1,189 Four balanced-armature drivers and ‘True Subwoofer’ tech offer supreme sound, while the light, ergonomic bodywork and stiff over-ear cables give great comfort. T3 SAYS The Rolls-Royce of in-ear headphones, for those who can afford it.
BOSE QUIETCOMFORT 35
www.bose.com.au PRICE $499 Now with Bluetooth capability, Bose’s ‘phones are fantastic, with brilliant noise cancelling and superbly balanced audio. Bonus marks for the hard carry case, too. T3 SAYS Exceptional battery life mean these are perfect noise-cancelling cans.
www.addictedtoaudio.com.au PRICE $499 Seriously cool to look at, with beautifully built metal bodies in green/copper. The fit is a little tricky, but get it right and you’re rewarded with a big, detailed performance. T3 SAYS These offer hipster looks and an incredibly meaty, welcoming sound.
PLANTRONICS BACKBEAT PRO 2
www.plantronics.com PRICE $299 Excellent value that should worry the bigger players, the refined Backbeat Pros are loaded with features and sound stunning, despite being a little heavy on the bass. T3 SAYS Top-notch noise-cancelling cans.
STEELSERIES SIBERIA 840
www.steelseries.com PRICE $499 A high-end wireless gaming headset with optical audio for premium sound quality, plus a superb fit and finish. Suitable for all gamers, whether you play PC, Xbox or PS4. T3 SAYS The ultimate gaming headset.
JABRA SPORT PULSE WIRELESS
www.jabra.com.au PRICE $249.99 Ideal for sports, these offer immersive sound, effective isolation and a friendly in-ear coach for stats and motivation. T3 SAYS In-ear phones for athletes wanting better sounds and a thorough workout.