9. Flare Audio R2 Pro
The ballot box has been closed and all the votes counted in Future Music’s Gear of the Year Reader Poll 2015.
We can finally reveal the top studio headphones of 2015, as voted for by you.
“The titanium R2 Pros are amazing if pricey, but an aluminium pair is available at a third of the price.”
4.5 out of 5
FULL REVIEW: Flare Audio R2 Pro
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8. Fostex RP Series
7. Pioneer HRM-7
6. M-Audio HDH50
5. Pioneer HDJ-700
What they say
“Whether you’re DJing at home, in the club or auditioning your music on the go, the HDJ-700s adapt to all contexts. “Taking inspiration from our top-flight range, these headphones come in a sleek, lightweight aluminium design, outputting crisp and clear sound that’s engineered to strongly reproduce low and mid-level frequencies.”
Find out more: Pioneer HDJ-700
4. Blue Mo-Fi
What they say
“Mo-Fi is the first headphone that combines a built-in audiophile amplifier with custom matched drivers so you can hear even more from your music. Thanks to the built-in amplifier, Mo-Fi delivers elite audiophile performance and sound quality on every device—from studio gear to laptops, tablets and even your phone.”
Find out more: Blue Mo-Fi
3. Audio-Technica R70x
“A lovely balance of comfort and sound quality create headphones that can help craft great mixes as well as be a joy to kick back and just listen to.”
5 out of 5
Find out more: Audio-Technica R70x
Full review coming soon.