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Open-Back

Open-back headphones have a different design. Their drivers are exposed to the outside which results in often more spacious sound.


Samson SR850 Review

We took a look at Samson SR850 semi-open headphones to see if they’re still a great value when it comes to sound quality on a budget.

09.11.2020
| 3 min read

The Best Open-Back Headphones

Amazing spatial sound quality is only achievable by open-back headphones. Check our guide to find out which headphones are currently the best.

09.10.2020
| 8 min read

Best Headphones for Mixing

Mixing headphones often need to be different from regular studio headphones. Find what models are best suited for mixing and mastering.

07.22.2019
| 6 min read

Sennheiser HD 559 Review

Affordable open-back headphones for entry-audiophiles from Sennheiser. An entry-level audiophile option like the Sennheiser HD 559 open-back headphones offer a…

01.18.2018
| 2 min read

Grado SR80e Review

One of the best on-ear, open-back headphones of our times. With a lightweight vintage design, Grado SR80e Prestige Series headphones…

01.17.2018
| 2 min read