When it comes to shopping for the best earbuds and in-ear headphones, you want to start with finding your preferred price point—finding out what you’re willing to spend.
This round-up features all the best earbuds for every type of listener and with prices ranging from $20 to $200. They’re all wireless (except for one pair of classic wired headphones) and they all have key features that are unique to them.
Maybe you’re looking for a pair with boosted bass? Or a pair that’s best-suited for working out? Or perhaps the best pair for watching TV and movies?
Whatever your needs might be, every pair of in-ear headphones in here is destined to find a comfortable home. Read more below to find the perfect set of earbuds for you.
Best Overall: Apple AirPods Pro
Over 20% off right now thanks to a limited-time deal, the Airpods Pro are even more of a no brainer pick if you’re looking for an all-star pair of earbuds. Active noise cancellation, immersive sound, sweat and water resistant, and a wireless charging case that delivers more than 24 hours of battery life make these the crème de la crème.
Best for the Gym: Beats Studio Buds
Available in Red, Black, and White, Beats Studio Buds are known for their powerful bass and their resistance to sweat. They come with a pocket-sized charging case and feature two unique listening modes: Active Noise Cancelling (ANC) and Transparency Mode.
Best Noise Cancelling: Bose QuietComfort Earbuds
Perhaps the best noise-canceling earbuds on the market right now, QuietComfort’s are great for taking on airplanes and subways. Our favorite feature includes tapping and holding the earbuds to revert back to your last Spotify session via the Spotify Tap playback.
Best for Runners: Jabra Elite Active 75t True Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds
Jabra earbuds are known to perform exceptionally well for runners. Each earbud has a special grip coating to make sure they stay in your ears securely, and they come with IP57-rated protection from sweat and water. On top of these durable features, the Elite Active 75t also has four microphones to offer premium call quality.
Best for TV & Movies: Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 2
25% off for a limited time right now, the Momentum 2 packs some serious stereo sound thanks to Sennheiser’s special 7mm dynamic audio drivers. While these perform great with music, we especially love these for watching TV or movies. Included is a charging case that carries up to 28 hours of battery.
Most Affordable Wireless Earbuds: Skullcandy Sesh Evo True Wireless
A solid budget buy you can get for less than $65, the Skullcandy Sesh comes with 24-hour total battery and a rapid charge case. Other features include special EQ modes for music, movies, and podcasts, as well as IP55 resistance to sweat and water.
Best Deal: Apple EarPods with Lightning Connector
If you want in-ear headphones that get the job done, we’ll point you over to the tried-and-true wired EarPods. If you act right now, you can get them for over 30% of their normal retail price!
More Great Earbuds and In-Ear Headphones
Everyday Raycon Bluetooth Wireless Earbuds
Remember all of their podcast ads? It turns out Raycon’s got some solid products, like these Everyday Earbuds. You can snag them for less than $100 and still get 32 hours of charge, boosted bass, and six different-sized silicone tips to make sure they fit snug into your ear.
Samsung Galaxy Buds 2
Galaxy Buds offer exceptional sound for their middle-of-the-pack price point. They were designed to be lighter and smaller than other earbuds on the market, so they’ve got a sleek low-profile look. Plus, they’ve got a Auto Switch feature we like that makes it easy to instantly switch to different devices—think from phone to laptop.
Klipsch T5 II True Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds
Legacy audio brand Klipsch has jumped into the in-ear headphones game in a big way the past couple of years. Their latest T5 II Series comes with a high clarity dynamic driver to combine high output, neutral sound, and deep bass extension. They’ve got a transparency mode to allow sound to come through from the outside world—which works great when navigating a city—and earbuds are outfitted with four beamforming microphones to create crystal clear voice clarity.
JBL Tune 225TWS True Wireless Headphones
Featuring JBL’s signature pure bass sound, these earbuds come in at an affordable price of around $100. They carry 25 hours of battery life and offer six different colors to choose from—our favorite color is blue.
Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case
You can snag a pair OG AirPods right now for 35% off! Use them to seamlessly switch between your devices and charge them in the wireless charging case that offers over 24 hours of battery life.
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