Wireless earbuds seem to be the new trend nowadays since they are witnessing massive popularity, but the demand for wired earphones is still huge.
They are cheaper than wireless earbuds and offer decent audio quality. Unlike the wireless counterparts, there is no audio latency or lag, which can sometimes be very annoying, especially while playing games.
Lastly, you don’t have to worry about losing or charging them, unlike those TWS earbuds.
So, we have compiled this list of top wired earphones under 1000. These earphones will work with any phone that has a 3.5mm audio jack.
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Best Wired Earphones Under Rs 1,000 in India
1. JBL C200SI
JBL C200SI in-Ear Headphones with Mic (Gun Metal)
Price: ₹ 799
These earphones are absolute classics and look very similar to the older JBL C100SI. The sound quality is also very similar, but the newer JBL C200SI comes in three new colour options.
The JBL C200SI sounds very decent and has a very well-balanced audio output. It has a single button for play/pause and taking calls.
The earbuds have a polycarbonate body with a metallic finish on top. These earphones are very lightweight and come with three sizes of ear tips.
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Overall, the earphones are good enough in terms of build and audio quality, and you can’t go wrong with these if your budget is around Rs 1,000.
2. Sony MDR-EX150AP
Sony MDR-EX150AP In-Ear Headphone with Mic (Black)
Price: ₹ 949
The Sony MDR-EX150AP earphones deliver a very balanced sound with decent bass response. The audio clarity is also good too and doesn’t distort even at high volume.
These wired earphones are lightweight and have an L-shaped connector for better durability. It has the usual one-button remote and a mic for hands-free calling support.
In terms of build quality, it is one of the best-wired earphones under 1000.
3. 1MORE Piston Fit
1MORE Piston Fit Earphones with Mic (Space Grey)
Price: ₹ 899
The 1MORE Piston Fit earphones deliver a warm sound signature and feature the usual one-button remote and mic for hands-free calling support.
The sound quality is good, and the vocals are warm and clear. However, the bass response is somewhat flat on these earphones.
The earbuds come in a metal housing, and the overall build quality is one of the best that an earphone under Rs 1,000 can offer.
4. Sennheiser CX 180
Sennheiser CX 180 Street II In-Ear Headphone (Black)
Price: ₹ 1,590
Sennheiser CX 180 is one of the most popular earphones under the Rs 1000 category.
The earphones deliver a detailed and balanced sound with punchier bass response. Unlike many other affordable earphones, the Sennheiser CX 180 Street II doesn’t let bass drops dominate the highs and mids, thus creating a well-balanced audio output.
The earphones are very well built and come with an L-shaped connector for better durability and less wear-tear. It comes with three sizes of ear tips. However, they lack a mic and a button remote for controlling music or taking calls.
So, you can go for these earphones if your only priority is sound quality and the microphone is of no requirement for you.
5. Mi Dual Driver in-Ear Earphones
MI 25009 Wired in-Ear Earphone with Mic (Black)
Price: ₹ 799
As the name suggests, these dual-driver earphones from Xiaomi deliver a quality sound experience, with the drivers delivering rich bass and crisp treble.
The design and build quality are decent enough, and the earbuds have magnetic ends. There is a 3-button remote for better convenience and operability.
The sound quality on these earphones is detailed and doesn’t distort at higher volumes, but the bass can be overpowering sometimes. So, if you like listening to hip-hop music and, in general, you enjoy higher bass, these earphones are for you.
Best deals on earphones
- realme Buds 2 – ₹ 599 (₹ 200 off)
- JBL T160 – ₹ 649 (₹ 650 off)
- Blaupunkt EM10 – ₹ 549 (₹ 750 off)
- boAt Bassheads 100 – ₹ 379 (₹ 620 off)
- Brainwavz Omega IEM Noise Isolating Earphones – ₹ 899 (₹ 1,100 off)
- Ant Audio W56 – ₹ 575 (₹ 724 off)
So these are the earphones which we found to be best under Rs 1000.
This list of earphones should make your decision-making process a bit easier. And if you think that we have missed out on something, feel free to comment down below.