Some of the best headphones for watching TV shows and movies are the Sennheiser RS180 Digital Wireless Headphones, and the Sony MDR DS6500 headphones, according to the Classical Music Headphones website. As of 2015, the prices of these headphones range from about $70 to $250.
Classical Music Headphones praises the Sennheiser RS180 Digital Wireless Headphones as audiophile-quality due to the system wirelessly transmitting sound at 16-bit/44.1 kHz. The site also praises the lightweight design of the headphones and the velour earpads, which help users comfortably wear the headphones for long periods of time.
The site also rates the Sony MDR DS6500 Headphones highly. These headphones support the virtual surround sound of Dolby 7.1, allowing users to immerse themselves in shows and movies. The wireless headphones can transmit for an impressive 328 feet.
For buyers on a budget, one of the best movie and TV show headphones are the Sennheiser RS160 Wireless Headphones. As of 2015, these are the lowest-priced headphones that utilize Sennheiser's lossless Kleer technology. The headphones offer a comparable listening experience to the more expensive Sennheiser RS180s and are comfortable to wear. When powered by two AA batteries, the base transmitter gives users more portability than they have with other headphones.