Top 3 Headphones Deals to Consider

Here is our top 3 picks for budget headphones for use with Pandora, MP3s, iTunes, Gaming, or any other type of media you like to listen to.

View attachment 2117 Sony MDR-ZX100 ZX Series Headphones
($13.01 at

Currently available in black or white, the Sony MDR-ZX100 ZX Series Headphones offer listeners an affordable way to hear their favorite music with excellent clarity and comfort.

The MDR-ZX100 features high energy neodymium drivers for reproducing mid-range and low-end sound with excellent clarity and multi-layer diaphragms for excellent sound quality throughout all ranges. Sound quality is a major draw for the MDR-ZX100, but comfort is also a major consideration. The ZX’s swivel earcups feature plenty of high-quality padding for the best comfort available. The rugged Y-type cord resists tangling while the lightweight body offers plenty of durability and comfort for wearers. These headphones work well in just about any environment, from ordinary indoor listening to outdoor usage and intense DJ sessions. The MDR-ZX100 offers a frequency response of 12 to 22,000 Hz.

View attachment 2118 JVC HAFX1X Headphone Xtreme-Xplosivs
($17.99 at

JVC HAFX1X Headphone Xtreme-Xplosivs offer affordable in-ear canal headphones that are capable of reproducing excellent bass and delivering very good sound quality.

To achieve that excellent bass, the Xtreme-Xplosivs sport a bass port within the rugged-looking yet lightweight body. Xtreme-Xplosivs also feature rubber protectors that provide these earphones with an excellent amount of impact protection. These earphones also offer three silicone earpieces in different sizes to fit just about any ear canal. The entire package comes in a specially designed hard case that protects these in-ear canal headphones when they're not being used. The Xtreme-Xplosivs feature a gold plated 3.5mm stereo plug that offers excellent compatibility with the latest portable audio devices and a frequency response of 5 to 23,000 Hz. JVC has acquitted itself well as a major audio brand over the years, so it is no surprise that it offers an excellent and easily affordable set of headphones.

View attachment 2119 Sennheiser HD 202 II Professional Headphones
($24.98 at

Sennheiser HD 202 II Professional Headphones come as close as it gets when it comes to professional sound and build quality while maintaining an affordable price point. The HD 202 II features a stylish yet professional design in a relatively lightweight yet high-quality frame. The headband features easily removable leatherette ear cups that provide comfortable wear for extended periods while blocking ambient noise. These headphones respond exceptionally well to highs and lows while delivering some of the best bass available. Another feature that dedicated audiophiles will find useful is the included 3.5mm to 6.5mm jack adapter that allows the HD 202 II to connect to the 6.3mm jack commonly used on high-fidelity music systems. These headphones carry a frequency response of 18 to 18,000 Hz.