When Apple first announced the iPhone 7 would not have a 3.5mm headphone port, everything changed: they effectively were announcing the beginning of the end for wired headphones, as rival smartphone makers were certain to follow. And while many have complained, argued, and mourned the loss of wired headphones, the fact still remains that wireless headphones are the future.
Thankfully, modern Bluetooth wireless headphones sound incredible, and are finally affordable after years of being prohibitively expensive. It’s now possible to find a solid set of wireless headphones for the same cost as some wired versions without having to sacrifice any sound quality — and that’s music to our ears.
Whether you’re on the hunt for your first set of wireless headphones, or you just need a good upgrade to your current pair, you’re in the right place. Read on for our best advice on finding your next favorite pair of headphones.