Whether you’re a music lover, tech geek or serial multi-tasker, these headphones are here to jazz up your life.
From noise-cancelling features to long-lasting battery life, on-ear headphones help you cut out those ambient sounds. Aside from sleek and comfy designs, these tech gadgets will jazz up your day with elite surround sound, wireless connectivity and an all-round seamless usability. Heads up, these are the best headphones in Singapore ATM.
Best headphones in Singapore: Our top five picks
1. Sony WH-1000XM4
Dubbed as the ultimate all-rounder, it’s no surprise that these headphones have a spot on this list. This gadget has the best noise cancellation feature in the market. That means more productive WFH days and peaceful outings when you cut out the high and mid frequency sounds of the outside world. Easily toggle between the ambient sound control and personal noise canceller optimiser to go from important voice calls to “leave me alone” moments. Plus points for its plush design and astounding 30-hour battery life.
Sony WH-1000XM4, $549, available online
2. Beoplay Portal by Bang & Olufsen
Fans of Bang & Olufsen will be pleased to know that its first-ever wireless headphones have arrived. And they’re looking mighty fine. Clad in a sophisticated aesthetic in black anthracite, grey mist and navy, Beoplay Portal boasts low-latency surround sound, adaptive active noise cancellation and transparency mode, amongst other features. Designed for the Xbox users, it offers a seamless gaming experience thanks to its microphone optimisation and game/chat balance. Swiftly switch between gaming, work and leisure.
Beoplay Portal by Bang & Olufsen, $799, available online
3. Apple Airpods Max
Ah, it’s no surprise that Apple launched its first on-ear headphones. Staying on par with their contemporaries, these babies offer high-fidelity audio and active noise cancellation with transparency mode, packaged nicely with a comfy mesh cushion fit. You’ll get the most out of the features with an iPhone or iPad. The one-tap setup, seamless switching between devices and audio sharing are ticks in our books!
Apple Airpods Max, $849.00, available online
4. JBL Tune 750BTNC
These prove that owning a pair of headphones in Singapore doesn’t have to cost an arm or leg. The JBL Pure Bass Sound and active noise-cancelling features pump up the beat with every step you take. It also holds up to 15 hours of battery life and allows connections with two Bluetooth devices simultaneously. So you don’t have to miss that important call while you’re streaming your fave show. Use the detachable audio cable and extend its noise cancellation capability up to 30 hours!
JBL Tune 750BTNC, $199, available online
5. Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
Uber stylish matte steel arms and leather head strap aside, these headphones from Sennheiser give you superior sound, cutting edge tech and studio-quality audio. Tap the intuitive auto on/off and smart pause features so you never miss that drop. Switch between music and taking calls with a few easy-peasy taps on the three-button interface. You’ll also love the active noise cancellation and transparent hearing features, with three modes tailor-made for various scenarios.
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless, $479, available online
So, what do you look for when it comes to selecting the best headphones for yourself?