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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

from  $499+
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86 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
86

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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The H9i is a well-rounded and feature-packed set of headphones, but there are too many compelling alternatives that are much cheaper.

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Pros
  • Premium materials
  • Touch controls
  • Lightweight and decently comfortable
  • Crisp and clear audio
  • USB-C charging
Cons
  • Expensive compared to the competition
  • Touch controls present a learning curve
  • Companion app offers minimal audio controls

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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Over-ear
Active noise cancellation
Yes
Connections
Usb, 3 5mm, Wireless
Type
Active noise cancellation
Connections
Over-ear
Yes
Usb, 3 5mm, Wireless

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86 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
86

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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