Editors Liked

  • Awesome noise blocking, great audio quality
  • Powerful bass, Extra AUX for sharing, Build quality
  • As advertised, they do provide excellent audio seclusion. With the ear cups on, it was impossible to hear anything but a slight background noise from any of the following: traffic noises, television at normal volume, or a dishwasher. In the Plattans&rsq
  • Good sounding in line microphone, colors a plenty, braided cord, texture of headphones, stylish
  • The Urbanears Plattan headphones are inexpensive and come in a vast array of color options. They're also compact and stylish, and will work with music phones thanks to an integrated mic and call answer button

Editors Didn't Like

  • Some range lost playing certain tracks
  • Weak highs and muddy mids on some recordings, Not comfortable on larger heads
  • Bass. Yes, the cello reproduction is listed above as a pro, but in all other regards, the bass is a con. Pop and dance music with electronic bass lines was often muddy and unclear. Songs like “Starstruck” by Lady Gaga and “Teardrop&rdq
  • Smaller earphone better on smaller ears (round not oval like your ear), not for audio enthusiasts
  • The Plattan headphones aren't terribly comfortable and overall audio quality is muddy