Excerpt: When you buy gadgets like mp3 players and cellphones, chances are there’s already an included generic earphone in the box. But what do you do when you need to sport more performance and style from your regular buds? You just might want to check out Skullcandy.
Excerpt: The good news is that the rectangular ear pads on the Skullcandy s cover your ears neatly and do a good job of keeping background noise at bay. The trade-off is that your ears warm up quicker than normal. Also, these Skullcandy on-ears are a shining example of how closed-back headphones can struggle. There's a real lack of spaciousness and openness to the sound.