Headphones have surpassed several generations. They are staples in the lives of kids, teens and adults. They come in different shapes and sizes. They used to be only for music-crazy teenagers but in today’s world they have become somewhat a necessity. You use headphones for your phone, computer, mobile devices, home theater, etc.
The big, funky headphone has found its way back in the modern world. Here are some funky headphones that you can give your kids as gifts.
Beats Solo HD On-Ear Headphones
Beats is one of the most popular brands of headphones among teenagers today because of their collaborations with different artists. Some artists that have collaborated with Beats include Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga.
This pair of headphones has hi-definition noise-cancelling features. They come in different styles and colors so you can choose one that perfectly matches your teen’s personality. The noise-cancelling feature will make the listener appreciate the music more. If the user just wants some peace and quiet, he can put the headphones on sans the music and relax. This noise-cancelling feature will also make your teen less distracted and he will not have to turn the volume up, lessening his risk for hearing problems.
With these headphones, users will be able to hear the details of the music such as the bass, the dynamics, etc. It costs around $199.
Skullcandy Hesh ‘10
Skullcandy is another popular brand of headphones among kids and teens because of their funky and edgy designs. Skullcandy headphones are affordable and they come in different colors, patterns and designs. Boys and girls will surely find their favorites in this line. These headphones are not only ear candy but eye candy as well. They are affordable and they sound good for their price.
These are also on-ear headphones that have portable fold-up headbands. They also come with a travel pouch and a stereo adaptor. These headphones start at only $28.
Snoop Dogg Headphones
Snoop Dogg, the classic hip hop/pop artist has developed his own line of signature headphones. They come in black and white or blue and white. They also have noise-cancelling features. They are very comfortable to wear and have great sound. Price starts at $109.99.
Be sure to remind your kids about the dangers of too much noise. If they turn up the volume too much, they can have hearing problems. They should not wear headphones while crossing the street or in places where they need to be alert. They should be able to hear fire alarms and other emergency alarms.
Another concern is cleanliness and hygiene. Be sure to remind your kids to clean their headphones from time to time to avoid build up of sweat, oils and bacteria.
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