We have completed a new round of tests and decided on three new picks: the JBL Reflect Aero TWS (top pick), JLab Go Air Sport (budget pick), and Tribit MoveBuds H1 (also great). Few things will kill your workout vibe faster than a pair of ill-fitting, hard-to-use headphones.
Which headphone is the best for working out?
- Best overall: Jabra Elite 4, $119.99 available on Amazon.
- Best sound: Bose Sport Earbuds, $149 available on Amazon.
- Best luxe: Apple AirPods Pro, $197 available on Amazon.
- Best compact: Skullcandy Mod, $49.88 available on Walmart.
Whats better for gym AirPods or beats?
The Beats Powerbeats Pro is the more appropriate set of workout earbuds for vigorous exercise, but the AirPods Pro can hold its own too. The Powerbeats Pro has full playback controls including volume so you never have to reach for your phone while pumping out a set.
Is it better to workout with headphones or earbuds?
Generally speaking, those tackling more cardio-focused workouts, like running, will typically benefit from a lightweight, unobtrusive pair of in-ear buds. Earbuds are also often sweat-proof and easier to clean.