Best Headphones for iPad mini 5 iMore 2021

As our original review confirms, the iPad mini is awesome for several reasons. Now you need a pair of super cool headphones to go with it! Here are the best iPad mini 5 headphones available — wired and wireless. Looking for something smaller? Check out our list of the best true wireless earbuds of the year.

Urbanears Plattan 2 Purple

A low-cost knockout: Urbanears Plattan 2

Staff pick

You don't have to spend a lot of cash to get one of the best iPad mini 5 headphones on the market. The foldable on-ear Urbanears Plattan 2 provide over 30 hours of enjoyment between charges, are comfortable, stylish, and available in various colors. With ZoundPlug, you can plug another pair of headphones into the Plattan and instantly share music.

$75 at Amazon
Bowers & Wilkins PX7 Over Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone

Long battery life: Bowers & Wilkins PX7

Here's one of the best noise-canceling wireless headphones on the market. Available in silver, space gray, and carbon, the impressive PX7 offers 30 hours between charges with a slick app for customization.

$400 at Amazon
VOGEK Headphones

Comfortable and affordable: VOGEK Headphones

Fall in love with your iPad mini's headphone jack with a little help from a pair of fresh VOGEK Headphones. These padded headphones have an in-line microphone and a 1.5 meter-long cable. They come in blue, black, gray, and white color options.

$15 at Amazon
OneOdio Headphones,

Highly-rated and ready to rock: OneOdio Headphones

Add a bumpin' soundtrack to your iPad mini (2019), pop on your OneOdio Headphones, and stark rockin' and rollin'! These comfortable headphones can swivel and adjust to perfectly fit your ear, while an adjustable headband makes the fit even more precise. You can pick up a pair in black, red, and silver color options.

$33 at Amazon
AirPods Max red

Apple's entry: Apple AirPods Max

First introduced in late 2020, the AirPods Max is a luxury choice for anyone who wants to stay in the Apple family. Available in five luscious colors, this Hi-Fi wonder provides 20 hours of music between charges and feature active noise cancellation, a transparency mode, and much more.

$549 at Amazon
Panasonic over-ear headphones

Popular and reliable: Panasonic over-ear headphones

You can't go wrong with a classic like Panasonic, which is why we included the Panasonic over-the-ear sports headphones on our list! These incredibly popular and highly rated headphones are super comfortable and designed to fit and cup your entire ear. They also come with an extra-long 6.5-foot audio cord.

$22 at Amazon
AILIHEN upgraded headphones

Affordable and adorable: AILIHEN upgraded headphones

Portable? Check. Colorful? Check. Convenient? Check! The AILIHEN upgraded headphones are some super reliable, super awesome headphones. They have a 47-inch cord and come in blue, green, purple, and pink color options.

$20 at Amazon
COWIN wireless headphones

Super stylish meets super functional: COWIN wireless headphones

While a headphone jack is great and all, sometimes wireless is a terrific option to consider, too. The COWIN wireless headphones are noise canceling and designed with 90-degree, swiveling ear cups that can be adjusted accordingly. You get a whopping 30 hours of playtime per charge on these bad boys. You can pick from black, white, purple, red, and blue color options.

$60 at Amazon
Master & Dynamic MW65

Sleek and dependable: Master & Dynamic MW65

When you want style, luxury, and great sound, look no further than New York-based Master & Dynamic. The perfectly balanced MW65 comes in various colors and offers 24-hour battery life. They're ultra-lightweight so that you can wear them for hours at a time.

$435 at Amazon

Best iPad mini 5 headphones

Whether you're on the hunt for a pair of heavy-duty headphones or want something wireless and simple, there are plenty of different options on this list for you and your iPad mini. We love the look, feel, and sound of the OneOdio Headphones, but everyone is different!

If comfort is your most important concern, you should check out the Bowers & Wilkins PX7, which looks nice and offers long battery life. Our favorite pick, the Urbanears Plattan 2, includes over 30 hours of entertainment between charges and comes in a wide selection of colors — look online for the one that matches your personality the best!

No matter what you end up deciding on, we hope this list helps. Good luck, and happy shopping!

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