Wireless Headphones For The Gym

1. Kinivo BTH220 Bluetooth Stereo Headphone – Supports Wireless Music Streaming and Hands-Free calling ($20.99) — Durable. Tough. Popular. The best for gym workouts.

2. JayBird BlueBuds X Sport Bluetooth Headphones — Through perfecting a custom implementation of the native Bluetooth SBC codec, which we call Shift, we deliver a level of purity and sound that rivals and challenges the very best in wired headphones. Lifetime Warranty Against Sweat. These buds are very popular. Check it out!

Wireless Headphones

1. Jabra MOVE Wireless Bluetooth Stereo Headset ($79.99) — Jabra is great quality. Cheap entry level.

2. Sennheiser RS 170 Digital Wireless Headphones ($214.00) — Excellent sound. Leakage factor is very good.

3. MEElectronics Air-Fi Matrix2 AF62 Stereo Bluetooth Wireless + Wired Headphones with aptX, AAC, and NFC ($94.94) — Can be used both wired (stereo audio only) and wirelessly. The wired option is a plus. Excellent sound quality.

4. Logitech Wireless Gaming Headset G930 with 7.1 Surround Sound ($99.99) — Gamer set.

Best Balanced Headphones

1. Koss PortaPro Headphones with Case ($39.36) Good quality cans that can be portable. Essentially unchanged since the beginning. Comfortable. Rugged. The sound is surprising.

2. Sennheiser HD-280 PRO Headphones ($95.47) — Dynamic, closed-ear headphones with up to 32 dB attenuation of outside sound. Lightweight and comfortable, ergonomic design.

3. Sennheiser HD 380 Pro Collapsible High-End Headphone for Professional Monitoring Use (Black) ($114.99) — Exceptional comfort for extended listening.

4. AKG K 272 HD High-Definition Headphones ($133.84) — Go to everyday cans.

5. AKG K712 PRO Reference Studio Headphones ($389.00) — The cans you really want. Open wide wallet.

6. Shure SRH840 Professional Monitoring Headphones (Black) ($199.00) — Shure makes great products. Building on 87 years of pro audio experience.

Technical Terms

Bluetooth — A wireless technology standard for exchanging data over short distances using short-wavelength UHF radio waves in the ISM band from 2.4 to 2.485 GHz.

Near field communication — (NFC) A set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish radio communication with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, typically a distance of 3.9 in. or less.

Dolby Digital Plus — A digital audio compression scheme developed by Dolby Labs for transport and storage of multi-channel digital audio.