What are the best running headphones to buy this year?

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    #1Plantronics 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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    Ajay Jayaraman
    Written on March 6, 2018
    "The flexible design makes it likely they will provide a comfy fit, and the water/sweat resistant material makes it ideal for workouts. The battery life is advertised as 8 hours, but many users have found the battery to give out sooner. Still, there is ample power for any normal workout routine. "
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    #2Harman Kardon Soho

    Harman Kardon Soho
    The Harman Kardon Soho wireless headphones offer you refined sound quality across all frequencies. They have Bluetooth connectivity with NFC, allowing you to listen to your music everywhere. Available in different colors.
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    Gerald Wilson
    Written on March 8, 2018
    "The Harman Kardon Soho is a simple pair of headphones with a stylish look. They connect via bluetooth, but aren't really great for running as they can easily fall off during exercise, since they are on-the-ear headphones. It's may be better to look for over-the-ear headphones or earbuds that sit securely in your ear."
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    #3Griffin Volume-Limiting Headphones

    Griffin Volume-Limiting Headphones
    These monkey-themed over-the-ear headphones include a volume-limiting feature that is safe for a kid's ears. The kid-friendly designed headphones are also constructed from durable materials specifically made for active and outgoing children.
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    Joseph Mendoza
    Written on March 14, 2018
    "These headphones are for children, and are the most well constructed headphones around. I wouldn't use them for running, because it feels like they'd eventually fall apart on me. "
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    #4Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

    Audio-Technica ATH-M50x

    The ATH-M50x is a pair of closed back headphones that can be used for studio monitoring as well as casual music listening. The sound produced by this headphones can be considered as neutral or balanced but has a slightly aggressive tone.

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    Janet Stephens
    Written on March 9, 2018
    "I found the sound quality on these headphones to be exceptional! You can really feel the value of the materials in the comfort level and fit of the headphones. My one complaint is that there is not battery (replaceable or rechargeable) and tends to drain the battery on my phone or mp3 player rather quickly."
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    #5Senso ActivBuds S-250

    Senso ActivBuds S-250
    The Senso ActivBuds S-250 Bluetooth headphones are specially designed for use during your workouts. They have an ergonomic design and offer you high fidelity sound with noise reduction and a long battery life.

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    Lawrence Ryan
    Written on March 11, 2018
    "Just another pair of mid to low end ear buds I would try them at that price point and hope that I got a month out of them "
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    #6Jaybird X3

    Jaybird X3

    Wireless, sweat-proof, long battery life... These headphones are perfect for working out and there are four color available: white, black, red and green. Listen to your favorite songs while working out whit these headphones.

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    Zachary Sullivan
    Written on March 10, 2018
    "These are mostly good headphones and the sound is impressive. But, they lose signal intermittently and the finish is already pealing on them. They're good, but overpriced for what you get."

Summary

Best What are the best running headphones to buy this year
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Plantronics BackBeat FITElectronics 28 Paid
2Harman Kardon SohoElectronics 21 Paid
3Griffin Volume-Limiting HeadphonesElectronics 17 Paid
4Audio-Technica ATH-M50xElectronics 14 Paid
5Senso ActivBuds S-250Electronics 11 Paid
6Jaybird X3Electronics 10 Paid
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