Best Headset / Earphones for iPhone

Submitted by lalit on December 22, 2008 - 3:40pm.

The earphones that come with the iPhone are not bad, but if you love your music, you will have to invest in a better quality earphone / headset. We have compiled a list of best sounding earphones in various price ranges for the iPhone:

Above $300:

Below $300:

Below $100:

  • V-Mode Vibe Duo are bass heavy earphones. CNET gives them three and half star rating and they are available on Amazon for $87 .
  • Last in our list is new Apple In-Ear Headphones with Remote & Mic. These dual speaker earphones have got very good reviews, CNET rates it at four stars. It's available on Amazon for $79. The volume buttons on the remote doesn’t work with the iPhone. The call button, play / pause and mic do work with the iPhone.

All the earphones mentioned above come with built-in mic and play / pause button except the earphones from Shure. With Shure you will have to buy an additional Shure MPA 3C Music Phone Adapter for $35 to get microphone and in-line control button.