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5 Best On-Ear Headphones Over $150 Based on Real Reviews



Anyone who has ever sat in the dentist’s office waiting room knows you are near the event horizon, where black holes consume all living things. Get too close, and you never return. The sound of merciless drilling melts your spine. But then you remember you have the power to silence the sound bites emanating behind closed doors by listening to your own beats, courtesy of your on-ear headphones.


This post will introduce you to the highest-quality on-ear headphones in 2022, priced over $150, based on real customers' opinions. Revioly’s AI technology delved into every available on-ear headphone on Amazon, identified and analyzed their authentic reviews, and finally scored and ranked them. In the list below, find ranks 1 to 5 from the "100 Best" List. To learn more about how Revioly’s ranking system works, click here.


{This blog is NOT SPONSORED by any of the chosen brands}


Let’s jump into the list of superlatives.


Rank 5

Bose SoundTrue




R. Score: 61.20 /100

Major Compliments

  • High quality

  • Easy to use

Major Complaints

  • Noise cancellation issues

  • Expensive

 

Rank 4

Beats Solo Pro


R. Score: 61.81 /100


Major Compliments

  • High quality

  • Easy to use

Major Complaints

  • Noise cancellation issues

  • Not user friendly


 

Rank 3

Sony MDR-IF240RK



R. Score: 62.06 /100


Major Compliments

  • High quality

  • Easy to use

Major Complaints

  • Uncomfortable

  • Volume control


 

Rank 2

Beats Solo 3