Truly wireless earphones are slowly starting to get more and more popular and with the headphone jack becoming obsolete on the most smartphones, Bluetooth headphones are now at the forefront. Truly wireless earbuds are the lasted options. These in-ear Bluetooth headphones have no cable or cord that connect them making them great for physical actives. The sound quality in Bluetooth earbuds have never been mind-blowing when compared to wired headphone but they do an excellent job of providing great enjoyment and very good listening experience. Below is a roundup of the best truly wireless earbuds available on the market today, whether for exercise or casual use, your sure to find an earbud to suit your needs. Read Next: Best Truly Wireless Earbuds Under /$20 /$50/ $100
All the products on this list are given an Overall Rating based on Sound Quality, Design, Feature and Value out of 10…
Jabra Elite 65t
Priced From $169USD
The new Jabra Elite 65t truly wireless earbuds are very small and discrete when in the ears. These earbuds have an all plastic design with a titanium paint finish which gives it nice sleek look. They fit very comfortable and secure in the ear with little to no ear fatigue when wearing for long hours, so there perfect for running, cycling or just walking. You can get up to 5 hours of music playback which is pretty much the average for most truly wireless earphones. It does come with a charging case that provides 2 full charges, which is 10 more hours of playtime. It’s also has a quick charge feature, so just 5-10 minutes charge will give you 1 hour of playtime.
Sound quality is really good the bass is deep and natural, it’s not powerful and hard hitting like the Jaybird runs but you still get a good enough sound profile. The midrange is where it shines with good sound quality very clean crisp audio that’s a step above the Samsung Gear IconX. These earbuds are some of the first set of truly wireless headphones that has Bluetooth 5.0 technology which is great for battery life, signal reception and more.
There are 4 built-in microphones in the earphones all together which is a first for any truly wireless earphone and they provide the best call quality of any truly wireless earbuds on the market. Jabra will provide a 2-year dust and water resistant warranty with registration via Jabra sound.
My Overall RATING 8.7 OUT OF 10
Priced From $168USD
The Sony WF1000X truly wireless earbuds are hands down some of the best noise-canceling truly wireless earbud on the market today. There is a dedicated app which gives you the ability to control how much outside noise you hear or you can just shut out all outside noise altogether. Sony also included an Adaptive Sound Control feature, which uses the gyroscopes inside the earphones to workout if your stationary, walking, running or on transit and automatically adjust the noise-canceling to that particular surroundings.
The 1000X delivers impressive sound quality, you get balanced mids and highs along with light punchy bass. Make sure to download the Sony Headphone app to get the best audio experience. If your looking for earbuds with a bit more bass the Jaybird Run is a better option. You get 3 hours of playtime and with included charging case your able to get a total 9 hours of playtime. If you find your earbuds are low on power just 50 minutes of charge will give you an hour of playtime. If your looking for an excellent pair noise-canceling true wireless earbuds the Song WF1000x is what you need.
My Overall RATING 8.5 OUT OF 10
Samsung Gear IconX
Priced From $186USD
This is the new and upgraded IconX 2018 edition. These lightweight earbuds are very comfy and stable in the ear and have passive noise isolation to block out outside environmental noises. The new Icons X is water and sweat resistant so you don’t have to worry about your earbuds getting wet. The earbuds have sensitive and intuitive touch controls which means you swipe and tap to control your audio. They also have ambient sound so you’ll be able to hear your environment surrounding by pressing and holding the touchpad.
It comes with 4GB of internal storage so you’re able to store up to 1000 songs directly to the earphones. You get 7 hours of battery life in mp3 mode and 5 hours in Bluetooth mode which is pretty decent. Sound quality is very good the IconX offers neutral and balance bass which isn’t as powerful as the Jaybird runs or Bose Sound Sport Free, mids are very clean without being overpowering. The Samsung IconX truly wireless earbuds aren’t the best sound on the market but its touch and swipe technology and built-in 4GB storage make it a great option.
My Overall RATING 8.4 OUT OF 10
Bose Sound Sport Free
Priced From $249USD
The Bose Sound Sport Free is currently one of the best sounding truly wireless earbuds on the market. These earphones have a great connection to its Bluetooth source with a wireless range of over 70 feet without having signal interference. They are comfortable in the ears and won’t fall out very easily. You get up to 5 hours of battery life on a single charge which is just above average for most true wireless headphones but the Sound Sports case will add an additional 10 hours of battery life. The case also has a quick charge feature so with just 15 mins of charging you get 40 minutes of playtime. They are sweat and water resistant. Bose is known for their excellent sound and the Sound Sport Free doesn’t disappoint, you get rich highs and mids with deep bass. The drawback is these headphones are a bit and heavy so these aren’t the most ideal headphones for running or jogging.
My Overall RATING 8.5 OUT OF 10
Priced From $179USD
The Jaybird Run is a great pair of earbuds from a company that always delivers class-leading Bluetooth audio devices. It has great build quality and the small carry case fits in your pocket quite comfortably. You get 4 hours of constant playback and the charging case also gives you 2 extra charges should you need them. Sound quality is very good with clear and crisp mids with hard hitting bass but the highs are limited. Just 5 minutes of charge will give you a solid 1 hour of playtime. If you’re the kinda person that likes a flatter sound you will find these really easy to enjoy. Click Here to see my full review of the Jaybird Run
My Overall RATING: 8.2 OUT OF 10
Priced From $203US/ £159/ $289CDN
Apple has reinvented the way we use wireless earbuds with these Apple Earbud. These Airpods offer good sound and a decent battery life of 5 hours. When you pull the Airpods out of the charging case they instantly turn on and connect to your iPhone, Apple Watch, iPod or Mac. The design and look aren’t for everyone but they fit comfortably in the ear. There is no inline remote so you have to use Siri. You can double tap to adjust volume, change songs, make calls and get directions. The Apple Airpods is one of the best wireless earbuds on the market and you can’t go wrong with them.
My Overall RATING 9.0 OUT OF 10
Jabra Elite Sport
Priced From $214USD
The Jabra Elite Sport is another great pair of truly wireless earbuds. They fit very comfy and secure in the ear and your able to wear just one or both earbuds if you like. This awesome headphone is gear towards fitness enthusiasts who want to monitor their progress. It has an in-ear heart rate monitor, fitness analyzer and with the Jabra Sport Life app, you be able to do so much more. The sound quality of Elite Sport is very good you get crispy highs and mids with punchy bass. You get 4.5 hours of playback time and using the included charging case will get you another 9 hours of battery life. These rugged earbuds have an IP67 rating so they are sweat proof and waterproof and Jabra also gives you a 3-year warranty against sweat. The Jabra Elite Sport is one of the best Truly wireless earbuds on the market for working out. Read Next: Best Waterproof Truly Wireless Earbuds
My Overall RATING: 8.7 OUT OF 10
Sony WP SP700N
Priced From $178USD
The Sony WP SP700N is the sportier version to the above Sony WF1000X. The earbuds are a bit bulkier when compared to most of the other truly wireless earbuds in its price range, but despite the size, the earbuds are very light and sit very comfy and secure in the ears thanks to the supple silicone tips and some nice ear fins that provides balance and stability. The tips also offer a great seal so passive noise isolation is very good.
The sound quality of the 700N is very good, you a solid amount of bass with loud clear highs and mids. You get 3 hours of playtime and with included charging case your able to get a total 9 hours of playtime. The earbuds share similar features to the Sony WF1000X’s so you get Digital noise canceling and Adaptive Sound Control along with the Sony’s headphone app which allows you to adjust the equalization and the sounds you get from the outside world. With an IPX4 rating, these headphones can handle sweat or splashes so you don’t have to worry about getting them wet during your workout activities.
My Overall RATING 8.2 OUT OF 10
Anker Zolo Liberty
Priced From $99USD
Zolo is a new brand on the market and there own by Anker. Anker is a well known and reputable brand in the tech space. They fit in the ear very comfy and secure and won’t fall out when working out. These earbuds are sweat and water resistant so you won’t have to worry about getting them sweaty during your workout. The Liberty uses Graphene-Enhanced Sound to produce impressive crystal with clear and crisp highs and mids but not a lot of bass when its compared to the more pricier earbuds on this list. You’ll get around 3.5 hours of play time, but the included case can get you 24 hours of battery life. The Anker Zolo Liberty offers premium sound, for a little under $100 you get one of the best sounding earbuds on the market. But if your looking for something with a lot of bass this isn’t a great choice. Zolo also gives you a 12-month warranty.
My Overall RATING: 8.0 OUT OF 10
Priced From $276USD
The B&Q PLAY by Bang & Olufson E8 is the priciest pair of true wireless earbuds on this list. These earbuds are very comfortable in the ear and won’t fall even under intensive sports activities. You’ll get over 4 hours of battery life and with the leather clamshell carrying case you’re able to get 2 additional charges. It also has quick charge technology so just 20 minutes of charge will give you an hour of playback.
These earbuds are very loud with strong bass and very accurate and well pronounce mids and highs. B&O has also included a feature call Transparency Mode which allows you to select 3 different levels to hear the environment around you. The B&Q PLAY by Bang & Olufson E8 has very intuitive touch-sensitive controls on both earpieces which provides a much simpler and more refined user experience. Read Next: Best Truly Wireless Earbuds Under /$20 /$50/ $100
My Overall RATING: 8.8 OUT OF 10