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Beats Studio Wireless Review Roundup

Tough to recommend, unless you’re buying purely for style or only listen to hip-hop.

Beats Studio Wireless Headphones Black


Stylish, bass-heavy wireless active noise-canceling headphones that levy a hefty premium for the Beats brand.

3.73 out of 5

Average Overall Rating


3.73 out of 5 stars (4 reviews)

Critics Reviews (Around the Web)


3.5 out of 5 stars
They sound good - just not $400 good. The sound quality is better than most lower-end cans and, in the right mood, the boosted bass serves a guilty pleasure. Read full review →


3.50 out of 5 stars
This is for bass lovers who want the booming lows to be balanced by sculpted high-mids. It's not an accurate sound, but it's a popular one, since it ends up highlighting transients in the higher frequencies and the depth of lower register content. Read full review →


4.15 out of 5 stars
So while you're paying a premium for the brand, I think the majority of people will be very pleased with both the sound and fit of these headphones. Read full review →


3.75 out of 5 stars
The Beats by Dre Studio Wireless won’t win the hearts of audiophiles any time soon, but the company did a good thing by taming the bass and presenting a clearer overall sound. Read full review →
Beats Studio Wireless Headphones
Beats Studio Wireless Headphones


  • Powerful audio performance with intense bass and high-mid boosting
  • Comfortable fit and solid design
  • Plenty of accessories, including two cables for wired audio playback
  • Active noise-canceling technology
  • Worked well as a wireless headset for making cell-phone calls
  • 12 hour Battery life
  • Bluetooth tames treble some
  • Sleek design


  • Overpriced compared to competition
  • Some distortion on deep bass at top volumes
  • Cannot be used in passive mode
  • Lack of dynamics
  • Some hiss when music isn't active
Beats Studio Wireless Headphones Folded
Beats Studio Wireless Headphones Folded

Our Final Conclusion

Tough to recommend, unless you're buying purely for style or only listen to hip-hop.

Beats Studio Wireless Headphones Black
Beats Studio Wireless Headphones Black

Product Overview

November 12, 2013 - Beats Electronics today announced the new Studio Wireless, which offers the same features and functionality of the Studio (wired headphones) including Adaptive Noise Cancelation, a rechargeable battery, and re-engineered sound via the Beats Acoustic Engine, all without the cord. Take phone calls, skip songs, and change the volume right from the “b” button and volume buttons on the ear cup. The Bluetooth connection allows for up to 12 hours of music listening or up to...

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