What are the best headphones for running?

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    #1Jaybird X3

    Jaybird X3

    Jaybird X3 is a high quality, sweat resistant sports headphones with an elegant helmet-compatible metallic design. It has 8 hours of play time, and you can also get a full week of workouts on a single charge.

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    Lisa Russell
    Written on April 13, 2018
    "These are a good set of headphones. The are lightweight and comfortable. Good battery life and sound is pretty good. They are sweatproof, and they stay inplace pretty well when running. I found the price too high at nearly $100, as there are other choices just as good with a cheaper price tag."
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    #2Jabra Elite Sport

    Jabra Elite Sport

    Jabra Elite Sport are the most technically advanced true wireless sports earbuds with superior sound for music and calls with up to 13.5 hours charge.

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    Alan Holland
    Written on January 24, 2018
    "I love to run, but my headphones would keep falling out. I got the Jabra Elite Sport headphones and they are fantastic. They stay in well and the quality is superb. Highly recommended!"
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    #3Plantronics BackBeat FIT

    Plantronics BackBeat FIT

    Plantronics BackBeat FIT are wireless sports headphones that help you push yourself and become unstoppable. These sturdy Bluetooth headphones are made to train with you, that's why they are comfortable, waterproof, and don't fall out even when you are intensely working out.

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    César Correa
    Written on April 16, 2018
    "The Plantronics BackBeat FIT headphones are a great looking set of headphones with a couple of major flaws. The first flaw was how uncomfortable they are. I put these babies in and they felt awkward and I found myself adjusting them a lot. When I got them in right, they started to hurt. The second flaw is the material. After a while of use they seem to be breaking and wearing away. I love that they are waterproof and sweat proof. That is a major plus for me. "
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    #4Bose SoundSport Pulse

    Bose SoundSport Pulse
    Bose SoundSport Pulse are wireless headphones specially designed for training. They include a heart rate sensor and are water and sweat resistant. You can connect them to your device with Bluetooth and NFC pairing.
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    Jennifer Dixon
    Written on January 31, 2018
    "You cant beat the price."
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    #5TREBLAB XR800

    TREBLAB XR800

    These headphones have an enhanced connectivity technology so you never miss a note from your favorite songs. In addition, they have lots of cool features, like a sweat and water proof cover, 9 hours of battery life and two colors, graphite and white.





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    Billy Lane
    Written on January 19, 2018
    "The earbuds provide a good fit that stays in plays while moving around a lot. The earbuds are also waterproof for those individuals that sweat a lot while working out. The earbud sound quality is good for the price. This is a solid pair of earbuds all around."
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    #666 Audio BTS+ Sport

    66 Audio BTS+ Sport

    The 66 Audio BTS+ Sport headphones feature incredible sound, wireless via Bluetooth to other music players including iOs and Android devices, and a superb CVC noise-cancellation technology to guarantee total isolation. 

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    Ethan Gonzalez
    Written on January 28, 2018
    "The 66 Audio BTS+ Sport headphones are great for casual exercise or outdoor work. They headphones are comfortable, sound good, and block out outside noise pretty well. That said, they are a bit bulky and less compact than other sport earbuds I have tried. I like the sound and comfort, but the size is a bit large for my taste. Occasionally, they bounce slightly or move around during intense exercise."
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    #7BANAUS D2

    BANAUS D2
    High-definition sound quality, reliable Bluetooth technology, over-the-ear hooks... The Banaus D2 headphones have everything you will need to work out while listening to your favorite music.
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    Sara Jones
    Written on January 25, 2018
    "I wanted the best headphones out there for running. I found out about BANAUS D2, and with their over-the-ear hooks they sound great while staying on my ears."
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    #8Optoma NuForce BE6i

    Optoma NuForce BE6i

    Sweat proof and water resistant, these headphones are designed with aluminum, which makes them perfect for working out. You will get 8+ hours of music each time the battery is full, so they are perfect while working out. 

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    Félix Rivera
    Written on January 22, 2018
    "These are simply the best headphones I have found for running and using at the gym. They are really light and have a great bass sound. They hold up well to getting sweaty and clean up very easily. The batteries will last 6-8 hours too."
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    #9MEE audio X7

    MEE audio X7

    This pair of high-quality and wireless headphones are perfect to work out with. There are two color available, and many different ear pods, so you can choose those who fits you best. 

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    Sandra Turner
    Written on January 24, 2018
    "I love these headphones. They work really well and i've had no issues with them falling out when i exercise/run. They are a little awkward at first putting them on, but once you get used to them, you really like them. The sound is really good. These are quite good for the price as well. "
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    #10Proker S188

    Proker S188

    With the Proker S188 Bluetooth headphones you can enjoy music during your workout. They are water and sweatproof and have a noise reduction technology which filters ambient noise. Thanks to their ergonomic design, you can practice any sport in a comfortable way.

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    Patricia Barnes
    Written on January 28, 2018
    "these headphones are pretty good for running. They mostly stay in my ears but I feel them jostle around just a bit and it can get annoying."
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    #11Anker SoundBuds NB10

    Anker SoundBuds NB10

    The Anker Soundbuds NB10 Bluetooth headphones are specially designed for use during your workouts. They have a flexible design, are water resistant and offer you a powerful sound. Available in different colors.

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    Linda Hernandez
    Written on January 18, 2018
    "All in all, I love these headphones and love the freedom and flexibility they have offered me. I have been particularly glad for their wireless capabilities, as getting tangled up in cords when listening to my workout tunes is always kind of infuriating. Once or twice, while intense running, they kind of started to slip off, but I messed around with the FitClip and didn't have that problem again. They also come with different sized ear buds if you're having that problem, by the way. "
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    #12Hussar Magicbuds

    Hussar Magicbuds

    The Hussar Magicbuds with microphone are Bluetooth headphones ideal for sports and outdoor. These are made with an ergonomic design and come with superior sound with excellent volume balance and hours of listening time.

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    Ashley Myers
    Written on January 19, 2018
    "Running has been a hobby of mine for years. I have been looking for a really nice pair of headphones that I felt like would be able to deliver the quality that I have come to expect. I heard about Hussar Magicbuds from a friend and decided to try them out. I have to say that I have been very impressed with the quality thus far."

Summary

Best What are the best headphones for running
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Jaybird X3Electronics 44 Paid
2Jabra Elite Sport Electronics 37 Paid
3Plantronics BackBeat FITElectronics 20 Paid
4Bose SoundSport PulseElectronics 17 Paid
5TREBLAB XR800Electronics 15 Paid
666 Audio BTS+ SportElectronics 10 Paid
7BANAUS D2Electronics 8 Paid
8Optoma NuForce BE6i Electronics 7 Paid
9MEE audio X7Electronics 5 Paid
10Proker S188Electronics 2 Paid
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