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Stylish and Cool Headphones

Updated on November 10, 2009

The Most Stylish and Cool Headphones!

Below are the best stylish and cool headphones out there. Each has a individual review of both the sound, quality and look.

Don't be caught with an unfashionable geeky pair of headphones - look cool and get great sound quality with this selection of top performing stylish headphones.

Any suggestions for more headphones are welcomed - please add them to the comments below.

Panasonic RP-HTX7

Retro Style Meets Modern Quality in this Affordable Pair of Headphones

Picture above, these are the headphones im using at the moment and im very happy with them. The Panasonic RP-HTX7-R1 Old School Monitor Stereo Headphones feature a perforated leather headband, brushed metal furnishings and of course the brightly painted earcups. It also features a 40mm drive unit, which is said to create clear sound and powerful bass. You'll have to keep in mind though, that they mean clear sound for the price. It's still not going to be the absolute best out there, after all, these are still $34.97 headphones. They come in an array of different colours and for a pair of headphones at that price level, perform surprisingly well and look incredibly cool. They are also avaliable in a special Ryan Sheckler Edition.

Drive Unit (diam. in mm) - 40

Impedance (ohm/1kHz) - 40

Sensitivity (dB/mW) - 99

Max. Input (mW) - 1000

Frequency Response (Hz-kHz) - 7-22

Cord Length (ft./m.) - 3.9/1.2

Plug Adaptor (6.3mm in diam.) - Yes

Magnet Type - Neodymium

Single-side Monitoring - Yes

Weight(g./oz.) without Cord - 153/5.4

Monster Beats by Dr. Dre

Superb Sound Quality and Monster Bass but at a price!

If you have the cash to splash then these are a great choice!  The bass from these in pretty damn good. On top of that, the treble is crisp and fresh making the sound quality overall well balanced. They seem to be aimed slightlt more at the hip hop/electronic music fan so perhaps if you mainly listen to rock or Indy, try another set. On top of that, these headphones aren't quiet, and they have a lot of sound leakage, so if you regularly commute on public transport and value your life then perhaps these aren't for you!

The head phones themselves have a fairly unique design, making them ideal for the stylish user. To the touch they feel fairly sturdy and quality, they dont feel like they would break at a fairly hefty drop - which is good considering the price tag!

·  Weight: 260 grams, 270 grams with batteries


·  Frequency response: 20Hz to 20kHz

·  Maximum output: 115dB

·  Headphone cable length: 1.3 meters

·  Connector: 1/8 inch (3.5mm), gold-plated

Sennheiser eH150

Sleek Modern Look and Suprising Quality for the Price

For the price these sleek looking headphones have a great bass response and a nice clear treble. They have a decent length cord and the build seems fairly quality upon first touch. Recommended for any one looking for a budget pair of well performing modern headphones.

Jack Plug - 3.5 / 6.3 mm stereo

Nominal Impedance - 32 u03A9

Weight w/o cable - u02DC4.6 oz.

Transducer principle - dynamic, closed

Ear coupling - On-the-ear

Cable length - 9.8 ft.

Frequency response (headphones) - 18 - 18,000 Hz

Sound pressure level (SPL) - 115 dB(SPL)

Total harmonic distortion (THD) - < 0.5%

WeSC Golden Oboe

Blinging Gold and White!

Great design from surf company WeSc here. The bottom of the range WeSC Oboe headphone sounds very capable, but in our opinion the WeSC Oboe Activist series delivers slightly better clarity. There is yet more improvement in audio detail with the WeSC Bongo headphone, which also has a slightly better fit due to the soft comfortable earpads.

WESC Alp Horn

Completely Unique Square Design Will Surely Turn Heads!

WeSC Alp Horn retro street style headphones. Since about AD 1400 Wooden horns have been used for communication in most mountainous regions of Europe, from French Switzerland to the Carpathians. But, wherever in the world you might be, the WeSC Alp Horn will enable your favourite musician to communicate their music to you right now.

As retro as the design of the Alp Horn might be, the re-creation of reverberation is far from out-dated. The modern 57mm power drivers and 119 dB sensitivity will blast your ears with up-to-date technology, letting you enjoy crisp highs and deep bass.

All the way from Sweden, WeSC have an eye for design and the Alp Horn is their masterpiece of stylish retro design. The funky Alp Horn will bring you high altitude in auditory balance.

WeSC Alp Horn Technical Specifications

* Type: 57mm PRO drivers

* 1kHz Sensitivity: 119 dB

* Impedance: 60 Ohms

* Frequence Range: 20-20 001 Hz

* Plug: Gold-plated 3.5 Stereo

* Cord: 3.5m TPE

* Weight: 324g

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