Do Beats Headphones Still SUCK?

  • Published: 11 February 2019
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    We try on 4 of the most popular noise canceling over-ear headphones in the $350 range and decide which ones we think are the best.

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Comments • 12 694

  • Risky Business Rides
    Risky Business Rides  8 hours back

    Y’all trippin. My beats knock, clear sound, I can’t hear any noise if I put them on.

    • Jack Chakany
      Jack Chakany  10 hours back

      dennis looks like a cringe normie

      • Yonatan Vologdin
        Yonatan Vologdin  13 hours back

        This looks like a very amateur comparison, should have done some research. In the plane test, the Sonys can be recalibrated for the specific environment you're in. They also allow you to hear surrounding sounds just by holding your palm to the earcup.

        • Sander
          Sander  17 hours back

          Pressure on the ear is a big thing for me, the Sony hurts my ears due to the pressure difference it creates

          • Fourth-Dimensional Quasar

            You ignored the ambient sound feature on the sonies where you only have to place your hand over the ear cup.

            • Tafhimul turjo
              Tafhimul turjo  1 days back

              Very unorganised review and unboxing, you’ll get no help if you’re trying to decide which one to buy

              • 0v3r Loaded
                0v3r Loaded  1 days back

                COVER WERABUDS PLZ!!!!!!!

                • Raymond Chang
                  Raymond Chang  2 days back

                  I currently own the Sony h.ear on 2 and I've got to say, it's one of the best noise cancelling headphones out there. I used to have Beats but they broke within three months and the sound quality is questionable.

                  • Green Crocidile
                    Green Crocidile  2 days back

                    Listening with my beats rn

                    • lenny c r i z
                      lenny c r i z  2 days back

                      I swear yesterday I saw someone saying that they wear beats to look less of a virgin, and now I can't find it 💀💀

                      • Randy Marsh
                        Randy Marsh  2 days back

                        You can try them out in shops particularly in airports, beats are nowhere near as good as their competitors, they are more comparable to cowin e7's than the other flagship nc headphones

                        • Mastro iTek
                          Mastro iTek  2 days back

                          what about sennheiser pxc 550?

                          • Eniola Roach
                            Eniola Roach  2 days back

                            U should do a budget Bluetooth headset video

                            • Joseph
                              Joseph  2 days back

                              I still remember one of the spoiled brats on our bus bragging about his beats and making everyone listen to them... It was like a tin can five miles away. Beats have been trash since day one.

                              • Juje Savage
                                Juje Savage  3 days back

                                My dad owns bose headphones and multiple speakers

                                • La vis
                                  La vis  3 days back

                                  "squeeze mine"
                                  "yeah actually not impressed"

                                  • pooplord96 jj
                                    pooplord96 jj  3 days back

                                    Beats Solo 3 work amazing. For the price, they should have 90 subwoofers built in, but idc I found them on the sidewalk. R.I.P. Erik (it shows "Eriks Beats" when connecting them wirelessly which is not me)

                                    • Matthew Wilson
                                      Matthew Wilson  3 days back

                                      I got some studios for free with a MacBook purchase 😂 they exceeded expectations on price point for me

                                      • HornyTrolllololololool

                                        If I wanted a nice headphones to wear in bed or couch (lol) Bose headphones looks good 😎

                                        • op Yak
                                          op Yak  3 days back

                                          linus is an annoying dick

                                          • Johnny Guan
                                            Johnny Guan  4 days back

                                            the fact that the surface headphones were marques browns favourite headphones and that linus just completely made fun of them prob made marques sad

                                            • twicebitten thasme
                                              twicebitten thasme  4 days back

                                              Beats are the epitome of exploitational rip-off. You should note where they're made and the cost of manufacturing. Beats cost about 15 bux total to manufacture. Do you think any of the people involved with the actual manufacture and assemblage get any of that exorbitant price tag?
                                              And Sony has absolute disdain for the western market. Proven numerous times, as indicated in statements by its executives.
                                              This review is a big nope! Overpriced products by despicable companies aimed at gouging the unwary. Not one of those products is worth more than a hundred dollars. A fair product at a fair price. These aren't.
                                              These videos are starting to sound like corporate shill ads.

                                              • T
                                                T  4 days back

                                                No, TaoTronics/ SoundSugar 60 :(

                                                • Austin N
                                                  Austin N  4 days back

                                                  I like the sonys the most

                                                  • akestrel1987
                                                    akestrel1987  4 days back

                                                    Should have done some crusher wireless from skullcandy as well

                                                    • Shadow747
                                                      Shadow747  4 days back

                                                      Meanwhile me: Listening with Hyperx cloud <3

                                                      • Shadow747
                                                        Shadow747  4 days back

                                                        Does anyone else find Airplane sounds comfy?

                                                        • Shadow747
                                                          Shadow747  4 days back

                                                          *-Linus 2019*

                                                          • Shadow747
                                                            Shadow747  4 days back

                                                            Wh..whaat?? Did Linus just call me a caveman??

                                                            • Upan
                                                              Upan  4 days back

                                                              The beats package is like worth $130 or something.

                                                              • Legit TV
                                                                Legit TV  4 days back

                                                                Speak for your self what’s the best sounding headphones?🤔

                                                                • Greg Adams
                                                                  Greg Adams  5 days back

                                                                  I wonder if Beats still put weights in which serve only to give a more premium feel. I'm more than happy with my Bose although I have used a lot of Sony headphones in the past with no regrets.

                                                                  • Hugo Potchebout
                                                                    Hugo Potchebout  5 days back

                                                                    now Linus is doing honey oh god

                                                                    • ebrahim norden
                                                                      ebrahim norden  5 days back

                                                                      i mean you buried the beats i like the beats solo 3 never tried the studio

                                                                      • aternia laffsalot
                                                                        aternia laffsalot  5 days back

                                                                        this video is just a beats trashing circlejerk, so 2012

                                                                        • Banana_Boi
                                                                          Banana_Boi  5 days back

                                                                          Why do people really hate Beats and yet still like the ATH M50X’s? Fucking hypocrites

                                                                          • w35t51d369
                                                                            w35t51d369  5 days back

                                                                            I think more people will buy AirPods, they tick all the boxes, they work flawlessly with iOS and android, they just work and always have battery life, I see so many people with them on in NYC AND London, they are perfect for calls and podcasts.

                                                                            • Patrick Jones
                                                                              Patrick Jones  4 days back

                                                                              Yeah but people want good audio and noise cancelling and airpods suck at that

                                                                          • Lindsay Welborn
                                                                            Lindsay Welborn  5 days back

                                                                            Im wearing 100$ beets rn there black

                                                                            Me: *OOOH U RASISS*

                                                                            • Jr Isgg
                                                                              Jr Isgg  5 days back

                                                                              Get Bose people get beats for the hype when you wear Bose people respect you. I’ve tried apple AirPods and they are not comfortable and sound like crap

                                                                              • jghgiroot
                                                                                jghgiroot  13 hours back

                                                                                Get Sony xm3 lol...much better

                                                                            • _Urho Luostarinen
                                                                              _Urho Luostarinen  5 days back

                                                                              are the beats worth 235$

                                                                              • Sanitynot
                                                                                Sanitynot  6 days back

                                                                                I got the windows...

                                                                                cause they where $190 and i'm a broke boi

                                                                                • Sahaj Gupta
                                                                                  Sahaj Gupta  6 days back

                                                                                  hindi subtitles are actually pretty accurate

                                                                                  • His Supreme Clarkson-ness


                                                                                    • Robert Aldana
                                                                                      Robert Aldana  6 days back

                                                                                      linus is a dick... "i'm pretty sure i paid for these..."

                                                                                      • Stampybampy
                                                                                        Stampybampy  6 days back

                                                                                        Beats is the poster child for pay More, get less b-but you get that cool b thing in the side so it's all good right?

                                                                                        • The Creature from the Seventh Chamber

                                                                                          Whatever you do, don't buy SteelSeries headphones or products in general. They are poorly built, their warranty is trash, and they are overpriced CONSIDERABLY. Mine broke twice in a year and a half. Which, put me outside of the warranty period. So now I'm out 300$ and I can't get them replaced. Even thought the reason they broke the first time was completely not my fault and the reason they broke the second time was completely not my fault. They are just made so cheaply that using them normally will eventually lead to them breaking. the plastic shell that makes up the ear cups is SUPER cheap. So where the METAL from the headband meets the PLASTIC for the ear cups, you will see breakage and weakening over time. No matter how careful you are with them. In fact, I've seen several examples of them breaking in that location... Buy something better and cheaper. Turtle Beach is a decent company. They aren't the best but they will extent their coverage and replace things beyond the warranty period, they will sell you acceptable products at MUCH cheaper prices than SteelSeries. Don't make the same mistake I did....

                                                                                          • Obama-Bin-Thanos
                                                                                            Obama-Bin-Thanos  6 days back

                                                                                            Dre’s gonna be pulling up with that blicky stiffy

                                                                                            • Krythix
                                                                                              Krythix  6 days back

                                                                                              I'm a bit disappointed they didn't have any Audiotechnica headphones for comparison. I feel like the $150 to $200 M50X model still greatly outperforms the Beats Solo/Studio 3 headphones and you can now get them wireless or non wireless.