Value-for-money premium headphones available in the UAE right now

By Rahul R

With headphones no longer remaining as an optional accessory, but having turned into must-haves, it is only imperative that buyers make informed choices about the best multimedia devices available in the market.

Also, with laptop (and PC owners generally) known to naturally use their devices as multimedia agents, headphones (special emphasis on over-the-ear ones) have become a necessity. Therefore, to enable headphone buyers make the right choice of purchase, we have listed below the list of best over-the-ear premium headphones, that are currently available in the UAE, and offer maximum value-for-money.

Check out these headphones below:

Sennheiser HD 598- AED 1099


The Sennheiser HD 598 is available, in the UAE, for purchase at AED 1099. These premium headphones come with key features such as:

  • Special diaphragm geometry for eliminating distortion
  • Compressed cellulose fleece for reduction of overall harmonic distortion
  • Headphones come with velour earpads and headband
  • Surround reflector
  • Compatible with home equipments as well


Sony MDR 7506- AED 389


Available for purchase at a comparatively economical AED 389. Key features of Sony’s MDR 7506 are:

  • Custom-made for use in activities such as music recording, film production and others
  • Compatible with all external devices that come with stereo plug audio device ports.
  • Incorporates an overall outer closed-ear design
  • Can be folded and carried-around easily
  • 40mm driver unit for comparatively clear sound rendering


Bose SoundTrue- AED 439


These headphones are currently up for purchase for AED 439. Buyers can check-out key aspects such as:

  • Fold-flat earcups for ear comfort
  • Inline microphone and remote control for comparatively easy switching between calls and music
  • Proprietary Bose audio technology for effective music/audio rendering
  • Detachable microphone cable


V-Moda Crossfade M-100- AED 899


The Crossfade M-100 is available for buying at AED 899. Its key aspects are:

  • 3D-printed outer metallic finish
  • Cliqfold design for increased compactness
  • 50mm dual diaphragm drivers for proper segregation of mid,high bass.
  • Comparatively strong steelflex headband


Audio Technica ATH-MSR7- AED 1260


These premium headphones start from AED 1260. Buyers can check-out the following important aspects:

  • Multi-layer Air Damping Technology comprising of layered aluminum/magnesium; and
    triple-vent system to reduce unnecessary vibration and control air stream for better audio clarity
  • Soft memory foam earpads and headband
  • Smartphone-compatible cable with in-line controls & microphone, as well
  • 45 mm True Motion Drivers for Hi-Res Audio rendering
  • Stainless steel acoustic mesh resistor for improved high-frequency response


Sennheiser RS 185- AED 1,274


Currently available for purchase at AED 1,274, the Sennheiser RS 185’s key features are:

  • Wireless technology
  • Sennheiser transducers for effective audio rendering
  • Users can choose between Automatic Level Control (ALC) mode for adjusting differences in volume automatically, and Manual Level Control (MLC) for manual adjustment of volume.
  • Multi-receiver transmission - The transmitter offers simultaneous support for using two pairs of headphones
  • Sound balance control, present on the headset, for easy access and control


Bose Quietcomfort 25 Acoustic- AED 1100


These headphones start from AED 1100, key features are:

  • Inline remote (for music control on Apple iDevices) and microphone cable
  • Users can customize, the headphones, with ColorWare Design tools that introduces increased colour customization options
  • Noise-cancellation
  • Single AA battery required, and is included by default


Skullcandy Crusher- AED 349


These headphones start from AED 349. Key features are:

  • Built-in amplifier
  • Slider bass-control
  • 1-button remote and microphone
  • Rex40 drivers incorporated for distortion reduction and smooth frequency response


Skullcandy Mix Master- AED 521


Currently available for purchase at AED 521, the Mix Master’s key features are:

  • Interchangeable DJ cable
  • Mic+volume control buttons incorporated
  • Mylar drivers for increased audio performance
  • Skullcandy embossed graphics
  • Free Mix Master Mike download


Sony MDRXB950B- AED 675

These premium priced headphones have a price-tag starting from AED 675. Notable aspects are:

  • Wireless technology
  • NFC-enabled for quick connection, and music streaming via Bluetooth
  • Eletcro Bass booster
  • One-button control on headphone