Luxury over-ear headphones Plush, comfortable, and looks great. But for most everyday activities—working out, traveling, and cruising around my house pretending to keep things away—I much prefer a comfortable, durable pair of wireless exercise headphones. Since I started testing it, the sound and comfort have improved dramatically. I run, hike, work in my yard, lift weights, and watch somewhat awkward and yoga videos on my laptop, all while testing the best wireless exercise headphones.
If you love listening to music while climbing on cliffs or mowing the lawn, here are our favorite WIRED pairs. We all wore it and sweated it all. Don’t see anything you like? Check out the best Wirefree earbuds, the best cheap headphones, the best Bluetooth speakers, or any of our other buying guides for more information.
Updated November 2021: We removed old picks and added new picks, like Back Bay Tempo 30.
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