10 of the Best Sports Earbuds in 2020

by Abhijeeth Shetty June 22, 2020

10 of the Best Sports Earbuds in 2020

Music has the ability to cheer you up, keep you encouraged and to get the best performance out of you. That’s exactly what you need while doing rigorous workouts or during intense training sessions. But what’s also worth considering is that, for music to have this impact on you, you need to have a perfect pair of sport earbuds. Earbuds that do not hinder with your performance, but rather keeps up with your super active lifestyle. Regular wired earphones tend to distract you by tangling up, which in turn has an impact on your workouts. If you are an athlete or have an active lifestyle, you know what we are talking about. This is exactly what we are going to address in our blog today. We are going to cover the best earbuds for sports.

If you have been looking for a perfect sport earbud, which is suitable for your active lifestyle, go through this list given below. We have tried and tested a bunch of the top earbuds for sports to carefully curate this list of the best sport earbuds. We have saved your time here and now all you need to do is to go read the list and pick the one that’s perfect for you. Happy reading!

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Lypertek Levi

Audiophile-grade sound now in your budget

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Lypertek Levi

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Lypertek Levi Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Lypertek Levi

Bringing high quality true wireless experience in a budget segment, the Lupertek LEVI delivers audiophile-grade sound in a lightweight and compact design. These true wireless earbuds feature a 6mm dynamic driver to deliver the powerful audiophile-grade sound. You can enjoy complete wireless music with Bluetooth 5.0, AAC, SBC codec support. These earbuds, on their own, last for up to 8 hours and with the charging case you can get extra 40 hours of battery life. Additionally, a quick charge of 15 minutes can offer up to 2 hours of battery life.

LEVI supports wireless charging as well. IPX5 rating makes these earbuds resistant to sweat and water splashes. However, the charging case is not waterproof. These earbuds offer a snug fit leading to better isolation and to keep you aware of your surroundings these earbuds come with ambient aware mode. You can easily manage music playback with one multifunctional button and voice assistant support. LEVI offers superior call quality as well.

What we like

  • Delivering the immersive and powerful sound
  • With easy and quick pairing
  • Up to 8+40 battery life with wireless charging
  • Featuring ambient sound mode
  • Lightweight design with an IPX5 rating
  • With advanced call quality and voice assistants

Why you should buy it

Experience audiophile-grade sound in a compact and stylish design of the Lypertek LEVI. Moreover, a strong battery life with an IPX5 rating and advanced voice quality makes it one of the best true wireless earbuds in its range.

  

 

Skullcandy Sesh

Truly wireless. Perfectly simple!

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Skullcandy Sesh
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Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Skullcandy Sesh
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Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Skullcandy Sesh
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The Skullcandy Sesh are small earbuds with a compact design and a bass-heavy sound. They are lightweight and can be carried anywhere easily. The battery of these earbuds alone lasts for three hours and they get an additional 7 hours through the charging case. It resists the dust and water thanks to its IP55 rating

Sesh has the latest Bluetooth 5.0 giving you a seamless and strong connection for hours. You can control the music from the backside of the earbuds. Even picking up the calls is just a tap away. Just triple press either of your earbuds and your voice assistant is activated and there to get your job done.

What we like

  • Pure and powerful bass output
  • Minimalistic and lightweight design
  • Decent 10 hours of battery life overall (3 hours in earbuds and 7 in the charging case)
  • IP55 rating for sweat, water, and dust resistant

Why you should buy it

If you are looking for bass headphones with minimalistic design, decent battery and sweat, and dust resistant

  

 


JBL Live 300 TWS

Stay connected to music with true wireless comfort!

Best Sports Earbuds in 2020 - JBL Live 300 TWS
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Best Sports Earbuds in 2020 - JBL Live 300 TWS
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Best Sports Earbuds in 2020 - JBL Live 300 TWS
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Even if it looks small in size, it delivers powerful sound, thanks to the 5.6 mm drivers that offer JBL Signature Sound. You can easily shift from immersive music listening to being aware of what's happening in your surroundings with the Ambient Aware technology. You can also talk to people around you while wearing headphones with TalkThru technology. Both these technologies can be activated with just a tap. The earbuds offer around 6 hours of battery life on their own while you get an additional 14 hours of playtime using the charging case. You also get an hour's worth of battery life with a quick charge of 10 minutes.

These true wireless earbuds are designed to offer absolute music-listening comfort and they come with four different sizes of wing fin stabilizers. These earbuds can be conveniently worn outdoors as they have an IPX5 sweat and water-resistant rating. JBL Live 300 is designed to offer quick and easy connectivity and thanks to Google's Fast Pairing feature, these earbuds connect to your android smartphone as soon as you take them out of the case. From managing volume levels, managing calls to activating voice assistants, everything is easy with efficient touch controls.

What we like

  • 5.6 mm drivers delivering JBL Signature Sound
  • Ambient Aware and Talk Thru technology
  • With an overall battery life of 20 hours
  • Offers a comfortable and secure fit
  • IPX5 rated water and sweat resistance
  • Featuring Google Fast Pair
  • Easy touch controls and voice assistant access

Why you should buy it

JBL Live 300 is truly wireless earbuds with classic JBL Signature sound, water-resistant IPX5 rating, Ambient Aware and Talk Thru technology and overall 20 hours of battery life with the charging case making it an ideal true wireless earbud for users with an active lifestyle.

  

 


JAYS m-Five True Wireless

For the athlete in you, for music on the go!

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - JAYS m-Five True Wireless

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - JAYS m-Five True Wireless Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - JAYS m-Five True Wireless

Part of the JAYS motion (m) series, the m-Five true wireless earbuds are engineered for an active lifestyle. With an IPX5 rating, these earbuds are designed to resist water and sweat allowing you to focus at your workouts while still enjoying music. These earbuds give a total battery time of around 18 hours with 4.5 hours of playtime in a one time charge. The m-Five has enough battery to get you through the day. If you like minimalistic design, this is what makes this one of the best wireless earbuds under 5000.

To make music listening more convenient, the m-Five comes with intuitive touch controls that allow you to skip songs, change volume levels, answer and discard calls with just a touch. To add to the convenience, you also get the option to activate voice assistants right through these earbuds. The m-Five has a lightweight and ergonomic design to offer you optimum comfort even during extended hours of listening. Moreover, you get three sizes of silicone eartips giving you the opportunity to pick the right earphone for personalised fit and best listening experience.

What we like

  • A solid 18 hours of battery life
  • Protection against sweat with an IPX5 rating
  • Integrated intuitive touch controls
  • Ergonomically designed for utmost comfort
  • Elegant Swedish minimalist design

Why you should buy it

All-round true wireless earbuds with detailed sound, amazing battery life, convenient controls, Swedish minimalistic design and ergonomic design.

 


Shanling MTW100

The underdog overachiever!

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Shanling MTW100

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Shanling MTW100 Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Shanling MTW100

We were quite amazed by the overwhelming response we received from our customers regarding the product. It surely outperformed our expectations. Shanling MTW100 is the most feature-packed earbud in the mid-range price segment. Available in two options - the balanced armature variant (₹6,999) in black and red, and the dynamic armature variant (₹5,999) in white. The first option hosts a balanced armature driver that offers a balanced sound. The dynamic armature driver option has deep bass for a wider appeal. Both models deliver a wide and open soundstage that makes for admirable listening sessions.

The balanced armature variant gives a battery backup of 7 hours extending up to 17 hours with the charging case. The dynamic armature model offers 6 hours of standby time with an additional 15 hours via the case. Notably, wireless charging is only available with the balanced variant.

Both options feature an ergonomic design so you can listen to your music all you want and not worry about them falling off. These also features mono and stereo option. While Bluetooth 5.0 ensures strong connectivity, AAC and SBC wireless codec makes them compatible with all devices.

The MTW100 feature advanced DSP Technology. This enhances call quality while giving a natural tone to the audio. With an IPX7 rating, damage from sweat or water will be the last of your concerns.

What we like

  • Dust and water-resisting with an IPX7 rating
  • Great Battery life
  • Audiophile-grade sound
  • The balance variant supports wireless charging
  • Mono and stereo operations

Why you should buy it

You should buy the Shanling MTW100 if you are an audiophile who would not want to miss on impressive features.

 

 


HiFiMAN TWS600

Every sportsperson's need!

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - HiFiMAN TWS600
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Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - HiFiMAN TWS600
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Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - HiFiMAN TWS600
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The HiFiMAN debuts in the true wireless market with the TWS600. These earbuds offer a detailed and natural sound output thanks to the Topology diaphragm that comes with nanoparticle coating. The TWS600 features a hi-tech magnet for advanced performance and alloy voice coil for superior audio clarity. The earbuds have an ergonomic design which leads to a comfortable and secure fit. It provides a connectivity range of 490ft which means that the connection will stay intact within the 490 ft radius.

Experience lag-free video streaming as these earbuds have low latency. The earbuds come with 5.5 hours of playtime and the charging case gives up to 33 hours playtime. Leading to an impressive overall battery life of around 38.5 hours. These earbuds are resistant to sweat and water splashes so wear them unhesitantly while working out or going for jogging. Be it activating your voice assistant, managing your music payback or handling your calls, with the direct control buttons and a microphone it becomes a breeze.

What we like

  • Topology diaphragm for natural sound
  • Hi-tech magnetic structure
  • Ergonomically designed earbuds
  • Connectivity range of up to 490 ft
  • Earbuds with 5.5 hours playtime
  • Charing case with 33 hours playtime
  • Sweat resistance with an IPX4 rating
  • Press and hold for activating voice assistant
  • With direct control buttons and mic
  • 8 sizes of eartips to choose from

Why you should buy it

A perfect pair of true wireless earbuds with natural sound signature, ergonomic comfort, IPX4 water resistance, precise fit, strong battery and wireless connectivity.

 


LYPERTEK TEVI

Feature-heavy; Best-in-class

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - LYPERTEK TEVI

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - LYPERTEK TEVI Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - LYPERTEK TEVI

The sound, the battery and the design are the notable features of LYPERTEK TEVI. These earbuds have a stylish premium design while the charging case comes with an elegant fabric body. All the components in the earbuds including the DAC, AMP and speaker are present to deliver excellent sound. It has aptX support which allows you to experience CD-like audio quality. Both the earbuds connect automatically when taken out of the case. You can even use one earbud at a time. To make it more convenient you get voice assistant support as well.

Wear it while working out as these earbuds are sweat and water-resistant with an IPX7 rating. It features a master-slave technology under which the earbud with the most charge becomes the master unit. A truly impressive and astonishing feature of the LYPERTEK TEVI is that with the charging case, it provides an outstanding battery life of around 70 hours, overall! Yes, you read that right. Let us break this down for you. The earbuds alone give around 10 hours of playtime. With the charging case, it extends up to 70 hours. Seriously impressive and this definitely earns it major brownie points. Moreover, a quick charge of 15 minutes gives an impressive two hours of playback. It also features a noise-cancelling microphone for quality voice calls.

What we like

  • Up to 70-hours of battery with charging case
  • High-end graphene driver for great sound
  • Stylish and elegant design
  • AptX support for a CD-like audio quality
  • Master-Slave Technology
  • IPX7 rating of water resistance
  • Noise-cancelling microphone
  • Auto pairing and mono mode
  • Voice assistant support

Why you should buy it

If you are looking for a feature-packed, truly wireless earbuds with great sound, stylish design and IPX7 water resistance LYPERTEK TEVI is for you.

 


RHA - TrueConnect

The Best-in-Class One

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - RHA TrueConnect

Best Sports Earbuds 2020- RHA TrueConnect Best Sports Earbuds 2020- RHA TrueConnect

The RHA TrueConnect earbuds are one of the best true wireless earbuds present in the market. It has a warm and smooth sound signature that makes audio sound rich, lively and with enough bass to get you grooving. It sports a sturdy and stylish design. With an IPX5 rating, these earbuds become workout friendly. It’s the perfect partner for your commutes and workouts. You also get up to 5 hours of playtime which extends to 20 hours with the charging case. It supports fast charging as well.

These earbuds are designed for a snug yet comfy fit. That way, losing an earbud is the last thing on your mind when you’re on-the-go. Thus, noise isolation also works like a charm. TrueConnect comes with a 3-year warranty. It also features the latest Bluetooth 5.0 which supports high-bitrate audio streaming along with digital assistants that are compatible with all OS.

What we like

  • Rich and balanced sound
  • Comfortable fit and durable build
  • Solid battery life
  • 3 Year Warranty

Why you should buy it

You should buy the RHA TrueConnect if you are looking for an amazing music experience, a firmly built product and excellent performing true wireless earbuds.

 


Plantronics BackBeat FIT 3100

For comfortable wireless music experience!

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Plantronics BackBeat FIT 3100
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Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Plantronics BackBeat FIT 3100
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Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Plantronics BackBeat FIT 3100
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The Plantronics BackBeat FIT 3100is designed to keep you well aware of your surroundings while listening to music. The earbuds do not block your ear completely so that you are aware of what is happening around you. BackBeat FIT 3100 offers natural mids, sharp highs and snug fit. These earbuds provide a secure fit and absolute comfort.

These earbuds are made to withstand tough weather conditions and resist sweat and water as it comes with an IP57 rating. With battery time of up to 5 hours which extends to 10 more hours with the help of the charging case, you can easily listen to your favourite music while commuting or while working out. You further customize things up with the help of BackBeat App. With the MyTap feature, you can set start stopwatch, timer or play a playlist just by tapping.

What we like

  • Always Aware Feature
  • Sweat and waterproof with IP57 rating
  • Superior comfort and durability
  • Up to 5 hours of playtime
  • Comfortable and snug-fit
  • BackBeat App Support for customization

Why you should buy it

Carefully designed to keep up with your rigorous workout sessions, the BackBeat FIT 3100 from Plantronics offers clear and rich sound along with resistance against sweat and water and battery life that keep you going for hours with comfort and secure fit.

 


Klipsch S1

Make the most of true wireless experience!

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Klipsch S1

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Klipsch S1 Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Klipsch S1

Enjoy the best of true wireless experience with the latest Bluetooth 5.0 and AAC codec support. The Klipsch S1 features legendary Klipsch Sound along with high grade acoustic audio clarity to give you excellent music listening experience. These earbuds come with contoured ear tips giving you a comfortable and secure fit regardless of your ear size. Therefore even while extended hours of listening, you won’t be missing a comfortable experience.

These silicone eartips also help you to reduce ear fatigue while also ensuring superb noise isolation. This will help you to concentrate on your music and forget about the outdoor world. The earbuds give up to five hours of playtime which can be extended 16 more hours with the help of the charging case. Klipsch S1 has an IPX4 rating making it resistant to sweat and water splashes. These earbuds feature two microphones for outstanding voice clarity for excellent calling experience.

What we like

  • High-grade Acoustic Technology
  • Secure fit for superior noise isolation
  • With five + 16-hour (Charging case) battery life
  • Featuring latest Bluetooth 5.0 and AAC codec
  • Dual microphone for voice clarity
  • With an IPX4 rated sweat/water resistance
  • Available with an optional wireless charging pad

Why you should buy it

True wireless earbuds from Klipsch with legendary Klipsch sound, strong battery life, comfort, audio clarity, and latest Bluetooth 5.0 with AAC.

 


Jabra Elite Active 65t

Add more music to your active lifestyle

Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Jabra Elite Active 65t
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Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Jabra Elite Active 65t
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Best Sports Earbuds 2020 - Jabra Elite Active 65t
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Keeping up with the legacy of providing unhindered wireless connectivity, Jabra presents to you the third generation Jabra Elite Active 65T true wireless earbuds. You get the best of wireless connectivity with the latest Bluetooth 5.0. Experience advanced call connectivity and stability which will enrich your calling experience without having to be bothered about call dropouts. Make the best use of Elite Active 65T with an integrated motion sensor. The Elite Active 65t comes with an IP55 rated design which makes these earbuds resistant to water and dust. Jabra Elite Active 65T comes with three sizes of EarGels to offer you a snug fit which securely stays within the contours of your ears.

With Jabra Sound+ App, you get an option to fine-tune the sound of your music through an advanced equalizer as well as an option to pick your preferred voice assistant, modify call settings and to manage the HearThrough mode. The earbuds have 5 hours of battery life which extends to up to 15 hours with the help of the charging case. Enjoy your music throughout the day. The HearThrough feature conveniently lets in ambient sound so that you stay aware of your surroundings. From handling the volume, activating voice assistant to picking up the call, managing the earbuds is just a tap away. Jabra Elite Active 65T is available in copper blue, titanium black and copper-red.

What we like

  • Snug fit for in-ear stability
  • 15 hours of battery with charging case
  • 3 sizes of EarGels for a custom fit
  • HearThrough to let in ambient noise
  • With an IP56 rating to resist against dust and water
  • Fine-tune your music with Jabra Sound+ App

Why you should buy it

You should consider buying Elite Active 65t if you are looking for a pair of true wireless earbuds that can keep up with your active lifestyle while providing great fit, dedicated app support and IP56 dust and water resistance

 


Sony WF-SP800N

Your perfect music companion for workouts!

10 of the Best Sports Earbuds in 2020 - Sony WF-SP800N

10 of the Best Sports Earbuds in 2020 - Sony WF-SP800N 10 of the Best Sports Earbuds in 2020 - Sony WF-SP800N

Sony WF-SP800N is designed to elevate your music listening experience with the bass-centric sound output. The SP800N can easily resist sweat, water splashes and dust, thanks to the IP552 rating, you can now focus on your workouts while the music keeps you motivated. With soft cushioned arc supporter and 3D curve design, the SP800N offers a comfortable and secure fit around your ears. While the earbuds alone offer up to 9 hours of battery life, the playtime can be extended with an additional 9 hours using the charging case. Giving you a total of 18 hours of playtime. If you turn off the noise-cancelling feature the earbuds last for 13 hours on itself and more 13 hours is extended by the charging case taking the total to 26 hours. To make the deal sweeter, a quick 10-minute charge will give you up to 60 minutes of music time with noise cancelling. Immerse yourself to your music with 360 Reality Audio which gives you an immersive and life-like music listening experience.

The Sony WF-SP800N comes with an advanced Bluetooth chip and an optimized antenna design which serves strong connectivity and best listening experience. Additionally, low latency elevates your video watching experience. Say no to external noise with digital noise cancellation and keep yourself hooked to your music. Sometimes you need to be aware of your surroundings while listening to music. That's precisely what the Ambient Sound Mode takes care of. To make this even better, the adaptive sound control changes the ambient sound mode to match with your surroundings. You can even change the Ambient Sound Mode based on location. Placing the finger over the earbud will reduce the volume and lets the ambient noise in so you can have a quick chat with someone. Control your music playback with intuitive touch controls which can be further customized using the Headphones Connect App. You can easily access your favourite voice assistant with just a touch. Picking up calls and hanging up is easy with one touch.

What we like

  • 9 hours of battery life in earbuds and charging case respectively
  • Resistant to sweat and water splashes with IP55 rating
  • Strong and reliable Bluetooth connectivity
  • Offering a comfortable and secure fit
  • Featuring EXTRA BASS for best bass experience
  • Cut on noise effectively with Digital Noise Cancelling
  • Be aware of your surroundings with Ambient Sound Mode
  • Control music playback with intuitive touch controls
  • Voice Assistant Support
  • Featuring Adaptive Sound Control
  • Efficient hands-free calling
  • Headphones Connect App Support

Why you should buy it

Ideal for your super active lifestyle, the all-new Sony WF-SP800N is here offering lasting battery life, sweat resistance, thumping bass output and an amazing digital noise cancelling feature. Keep yourself motivated with bass-heavy music with Sony WF-SP800N.

 


Jabra Elite Active 75t With Wireless Charger

Wireless earbuds with wireless charging!

Best Sports Earbuds in 2020 - Jabra Elite Active 75t With Wireless Charger

Best Sports Earbuds in 2020 - Jabra Elite Active 75t With Wireless Charger Best Sports Earbuds in 2020 - Jabra Elite Active 75t With Wireless Charger

In a nutshell, Jabra Elite Active 75t wireless charger variant is a workout friendly true wireless earbud that retains the best features of Jabra Elite 75t but adds more advanced features. Jabra has scanned through thousands of years and an advanced algorithmic simulator to come up with best-fitting high-performance Jabra Elite Active 75t. It comes with three sizes of smooth, silicone EarGels to offer you a better and comfortable fit. These earbuds are specifically made for your active lifestyle and therefore has an IP55 rating which makes it sweatproof, waterproof and workout friendly. The earbuds of the Jabra Elite Active 75t gives up to 7.5 hours of music playtime and with the carrying case the battery life sums up to 28 hours along with fast charging support. This Jabra Elite Active 75t is a wireless charging variant which can be used with Qi-enabled wireless charging pads. It features an intelligent power management system and new low-power Bluetooth 5.0 chipset which allows it to manage the battery efficiently.

Sometimes it becomes crucial for you to know about your surroundings and to ensure this, the Elite Active 75T supports HearThrough feature. If you just want to completely isolate the outside world and lose yourself to music, Jabra Elite Active 75t's noise isolating fit has got your back. These earbuds feature four-microphone technology, digital signal processing algorithms and pioneering new beamform technology which will ensure that your calls sound crystal clear. The Jabra Elite Active 75t comes with voice assistant support like Siri and Google Assistant. Leading to better connectivity and efficiency between the earbuds and your smartphone. Make fine-tuning adjustments to the sound with the help of Jabra Sound+ App.

What we like

  • Fit developed after studying thousands of ears
  • With IP55 rated sweat and waterproof
  • Total 28 Hours battery (with changing case)
  • With fast charging option and wireless charging
  • Intelligent power management system
  • Fit that offers superb noise isolation
  • HearThrough to let in ambient noise
  • Features four built-in microphones
  • Digital signal processing and Beamform Technology for calls
  • Fine-tune your music with Jabra Sound+ App
  • 6 mm speakers for powerful bass output
  • Intuitive Volume controls
  • One-tap connectivity to the voice assistant

Why you should buy it

Jabra Elite Active 75t is an even more advanced version of the Jabra Elite 75t, focussing more on your active lifestyle. So if you are looking for true wireless earbuds with a wireless charger, a compact design, great sound waterproof technology, this is it. It has hosts of features which will help you to keep up with your active lifestyle efficiently.

  

 



So there you have it, the list of best earbuds for sports. Hope you found this list useful

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