Made in America is, sadly, a label being seen less and less these days, so, it is a breath of fresh air when we come across products made in the US that offer superior quality & value, like all of these headphones from Grado Labs, based in Brooklyn, New York! Grado focuses on open-back headphones almost exclusively, and have it down to a science, with sound quality virtually unmatched at their respective price point.
Headphone Charts Score (?) : 70
The SR80e has a new driver design, a new polymer to damp resonant distortion in the plastic housing. A great/unique introduction into open back headphones.
Headphone Charts Score (?) : 75.6
The SR225e’s traditional open-back design features enhanced airflow through the rear metal grill, and reproduction that is the definition of high fidelity.
Headphone Charts Score (?) : 81.2
Hand Made in Brooklyn USA, the Grado SR325e is the top of the line headphone in Grado Prestige series.
Headphone Charts Score (?) : 89.8
Top of the line headphone in the Reference Series. The RS1e sound is a smooth, controlled, and coherent sound with detailed dynamics.
Headphone Charts Score (?) : 90
The PS1000e also has a new 50mm driver and a newly re-configured voice coil and diaphragm design, resulting in unsurpassed speed and accuracy responses.