Whether you’ve always been into audio or you’re just coming around to what the best headphones are, 2016 was a big year for audio. Advances in Bluetooth technology have made wireless headphones a viable option for plenty of people, and the loss of a standard has made them a necessity for others. We did a mid-year update of this list, but there have since been a few products that are too good to leave off of this list. Some of these picks are the same, but some have changed. Still, whether you’re looking for wired, wireless, noise cancelling, or bang for your buck, this list should have you covered. What are the best headphones of 2016?
- See also: Best wireless bluetooth headphones
Related: Best Noise Cancelling headphones
If anything in this world is subjective, it’s sound. These are some of the best headphones we found, but we’re certain there are more. Drop a comment to let us know what headphones you think are the best.
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