Updated November 14, 2019 by Christopher Thomas

The 10 Best LED Headphones

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This wiki has been updated 9 times since it was first published in October of 2019. If you're just as concerned with your headphones looking good as sounding good, don't worry, because there's a handful of high-quality options available that sport bright LED lights. Some are great for everyday use by adults, some are designed for multiplayer games, and still others are excellent for kids. Here are some of the most reliable, brightest, and cost-effective on the market. When users buy our independently chosen editorial selections, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best led headphone on Amazon.

10. Runmus K1

9. Lavifree STN-19

8. EsonStyle Kids

7. Limson LX-R107

6. Reetec X5

5. BeExcellent GM-1

4. Lavifree Wireless

3. Nivava K6

2. Spark Earbuds

1. Riwbox WT-8S

Editor's Notes

November 06, 2019:

There are a few different classes of headphones that you can find with built-in LEDs. If your young one wants to listen in the ultimate cat-eared style, check out the EsonStyle Kids and Limson LX-R107; as they're designed for kids, they feature volume limiters that prevent the tunes from getting too loud for young ears. The Lavifree STN-19, while lacking the cute cat ears, are also designed for youth, or at least those with very small heads, and they do an above-average job at blocking outside noise.

For adults with average-to-large heads, the Riwbox WT-8S, Lavifree Wireless, and Reetec X5 are all worthy choices. They differ based on how bright and colorful their lights are and how long their battery lasts, but they all sound somewhat similar. The Reetec and Lavifree also offer a convenient microSD card slot, so you can load up your favorite MP3s and keep from using up your mobile data.

If you're a gamer, check out the Nivava K6, BeExcellent GM-1, and Runmus K1; while they aren't from the typical big-name manufacturers of gaming headsets, they get excellent reviews as far as comfort and microphone quality go. On the whole, though, we wouldn't recommend them for heavy music listening.

And possibly the brightest option are the Spark Earbuds. They're little more than typical earbuds with a light-up body and cord plus an attached battery, and they sound every bit as good as the supposedly premium in-ear headphones that come boxed with most major smartphones. They make excellent accessories for the late-night jogger.

Christopher Thomas
Last updated on November 14, 2019 by Christopher Thomas

Building PCs, remodeling, and cooking since he was young, quasi-renowned trumpeter Christopher Thomas traveled the USA performing at and organizing shows from an early age. His work experiences led him to open a catering company, eventually becoming a sous chef in several fine LA restaurants. He enjoys all sorts of barely necessary gadgets, specialty computing, cutting-edge video games, and modern social policy. He has given talks on debunking pseudoscience, the Dunning-Kruger effect, culinary technique, and traveling. After two decades of product and market research, Chris has a keen sense of what people want to know and how to explain it clearly. He delights in parsing complex subjects for anyone who will listen -- because teaching is the best way to ensure that you understand things yourself.

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