Are Beats by Dre Headphones Really as Bad as People Say They Are?

By Gerald Lynch on at

Ahead of tonight's WWDC kick-off, Lifehacker UK aims to answer everyone's burning question: are Beats headphones really as awful as the audiophiles would have us believe?

Sure they're bass-y, but it's not all about volume -- it's about the quality of that bass too. Even in this respect it seems Beats headphones fall down. For the full breakdown (and a list of great alternatives) head over to Lifehacker UK.