7 Best Headphones under Rs 2000 (2015)

Sennheiser HD 202 II, Sony MDR XB-450, Sennheiser PX 80, Dell Byte Corseca and JBL J03B Tempo are the best Over-The-Head headphones under Rs 2000. Incase if you're not a great fan of Over-Head headphones or if you're interested in In-Ear headphones (earphones), then Sony MDR-XB30EX and Sennheiser CX275s are the best options you have under 2000 rupees price tag.

To help our people find the best quality headphone available in the Indian market, our sound/acoustic experts have done a detailed research and created the latest list (2015) of 7 best headphones to buy in India under 2000 rupees with their pros, cons, and price comparisons.

1) Sennheiser HD 202 II Over-Ear Headphone

  • Long cable makes it less portable
  • Well balanced lows, mids and highs
  • Crystal clear sound
  • Good thumping bass
  • Excellent treble
  • Light weight & Comfortable
  • 2 yrs warranty
  • 3m long cable
  • Value for money

Sennheiser HD 202 II professional is the best Over-Head headphone to buy in India under Rs 2000. It has got lot of positive expert as well as user reviews for its outstanding balanced sound. It has well balanced lows, mids and highs with impressive thumping bass and treble. Its cosy pads enable you to wear it conveniently for longer time without any discomfort.

HD 202 II could be the best buy under 2k for you if you're not worried about the 3m long cable.

 Online Store Availability
Product  Store Price Visit
Sennheiser HD 202 II Over-Ear Headphone reviews flipkart store Sennheiser HD 202 II Over-Ear Headphone Rs. 2,239
snapdeal store Sennheiser HD 202 II Over-Ear Headphone Rs. 1,909
amazon store Sennheiser HD 202 II Over-Ear Headphone Rs. 1,902

2) Sony MDR XB-450 Extra Bass Headphones

  • No pouch provided
  • Can't fold it completely
  • Excellent sound quality
  • Powerful thumping Bass
  • Nice build quality
  • Decent looks
  • Comfortable fit
  • Tangle free wire
  • Great noise isolation


Sony MDR XB-450 (Extra BASS) headphone is the upgraded version of the popular Sony MDR XB-400 Extra-Bass Stereo Headphone with better looks, design, quality and other wonderful features.
If you're a bass lover, then go for it.

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Product  Store Price Visit
 Sony MDR XB-450 Extra Bass Headphones Specifications, Price & Review flipkart store Sony MDR XB-450 Extra Bass Headphones Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,616
snapdeal store Sony MDR XB-450 Extra Bass Headphones Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,690
amazon store Sony MDR XB-450 Extra Bass Headphones Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,559

3) Sony MDR-XB30EX In-Ear Extra Bass Headphone

  • No mic
  • Average treble
  • Outstanding bass
  • Great sound quality
  • Comfortable fit
  • Good noise isolation
  • Tangle free wires
  • Value for money

If you're not a great fan of Over-Head headphones or if you're interested in In-Ear headphones (earphones), then Sony MDR-XB30EX and Sennheiser CX275s are the best options you have under 2000 rupees price tag.

 Online Store Availability
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Sony MDR-XB30EX In-Ear Extra Bass Headphone Specifications, Price & Review flipkart store Sony MDR-XB30EX In-Ear Extra Bass Headphone Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,797
snapdeal store Sony MDR-XB30EX In-Ear Extra Bass Headphone Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 2,190
amazon store Sony MDR-XB30EX In-Ear Extra Bass Headphone Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,485

4) Sennheiser CX275 s Universal Mobile Headset

  • Thin wire but definitely not fragile
  • Great sound quality
  • Excellent thumping bass
  • Clear and balanced vocals
  • Outstanding audio and noise attenuation
  • Simple and elegant look
  • Value for money
  • Microphone

Sennheiser CX275s is the best alternative of Sony MDR-XB30EX and it comes with mic. However Sony MDR-XB30EX lacks a microphone. Both Sony MDR-XB30EX and Sennheiser CX 275s have got excellent sound quality, outstanding thumping bass, clear and balanced sound.

 Online Store Availability
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Sennheiser CX275 s Universal Mobile Headset Specifications, Price & Review flipkart store Sennheiser CX275 s Universal Mobile Headset Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,699
snapdeal store Sennheiser CX275 s Universal Mobile Headset Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,990
amazon store Sennheiser CX275 s Universal Mobile Headset Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,678

5) Sennheiser PX 80 Over-Ear Headphone

  • Average noise cancellation (since its On-Ear)
  • Not good for loud noisy environment
  • Light weight
  • Good bass
  • Excellent sound quality
  • Good low,mid & high frequency
  • Compact & portable (foldable and comes with a small case)

PX 80 is an excellent over-head headphone from sennheiser with good quality sound output and foldable design which make it extremely portable.

 Online Store Availability
Product  Store Price Visit
Sennheiser PX 80 Over-Ear Headphone Specifications, Price & Review flipkart store Sennheiser PX 80 Over-Ear Headphone Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,258
snapdeal store Sennheiser PX 80 Over-Ear Headphone Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,180
amazon store Sennheiser PX 80 Over-Ear Headphone Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,148

6) Dell Byte Corseca Bluetooth Headphone

  • Delicate build
  • Average noise cancellation
  • No wire connectivity
  • Bluetooth v2.1 support (Decent 10m range)
  • Excellent battery life
  • Good for workout sessions
  • Decent bass and treble
  • Good sound quality
  • Comfortable
  • Portable (foldable)
  • Decent mic quality

Dell Byte Corseca is one of the best headphones under Rs 2000 for workout sessions with bluetooth support. It has got great battery life, good sound quality and decent bass. It's really comfortable to wear, portable and can easily carry it in pant pockets.

We suggest Dell Byte Corseca bluetooth headphone for jogging, workout sessions and for those who are looking for the best wireless (bluetooth) headphone under Rs 2000.

 Online Store Availability
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Dell Byte Corseca Bluetooth Headphone Specifications, Price & Review flipkart store Dell Byte Corseca Bluetooth Headphone Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,349
snapdeal store Dell Byte Corseca Bluetooth Headphone Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,280
amazon store Dell Byte Corseca Bluetooth Headphone Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,189

7) JBL J03B Tempo On-Ear Headphone

  • Average output volume
  • Great sound quality (Max results in silent surroundings)
  • Decent bass
  • Nice build quality
  • Light weight
  • Comfortable fit (Slightly adjustable ear-cups but not foldable)
 Online Store Availability
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JBL J03B Tempo On-Ear Headphone Specifications, Price & Review flipkart store JBL J03B Tempo On-Ear Headphone Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,299
snapdeal store JBL J03B Tempo On-Ear Headphone Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,334
amazon store JBL J03B Tempo On-Ear Headphone Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 1,499

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