Badass Buds full review
These in-ear headphones are clearly aimed at the skateboard market, with their graffiti logo and amusingly hip moniker, but they’re rather too good to be lugged round skate parks by spotty teenagers.
The shell houses titanium coated twin drivers and the sound quality is impressive for your £50. Street styling often brings with it absurdly loud bass, but we found the Badass Buds to be pretty balanced. Accuracy, too, is surprisingly good - on testing the earphones we noticed a xylophone on a big rock track that we’d never noticed before. Heavier rock can sound a bit light, but folk and acoustic music sounds great, especially considering the price.