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5 Best Over-ear Headphones Over $200 Based on Real Reviews

Updated: Dec 19, 2022

Those who enjoy jumping out of a perfectly good airplane – with a contraption strapped to their back that they hope will open – are supercharged by their senses. They crave immersive experiences that will sweep them away. Certain experiences can’t be explained; they must be encountered. Especially good vibrations. And that is why over-ear headphones with spatial audio and realistic soundscapes were invented.

This post will introduce you to the highest-quality over-ear headphones in 2022, priced above $200, based on real customers' opinions. Revioly’s AI technology delved into every available over-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

Sony WH-1000XM4

Sony WH 1000XM4 _ Rank 5 on Revioly's List

R. Score: 76.94 /100

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User friendly

Main complaint

Noise cancellation


Rank 4

Sennheiser HD 660 S

Sennheiser HD 660 S_Rank 4 on Revioly’s List

R. Score: 79.00 /100

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