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The Best Summer Headphones for Any Budget or Social Setting

Get Out There and Enjoy The Weather and Your Music

Summer Headphones
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Warm weather and music go together nicely, no? To celebrate the season and your favorite music, we recommend these awesome summer headphones.

The Best Noise Canceling Wireless Headphones That Deliver Fantastic Sound

The Bose WC35 wireless headphones are engineered with world-class noise cancellation that makes quiet sound quieter and music sound better. Volume-optimized EQ gives you balanced audio performance at any volume, while a noise-rejecting dual microphone provides clear calls, even in windy or noisy environments. You'll get 20 hours of wireless play time per charge and if you anticipate a situation where charging may not be possible, just plug in the included audio cable.

Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Headphones
Bose QuietComfort 35 Wireless Headphones
  • World-class noise cancellation makes quiet sound quieter and music sound better
  • Wireless convenience, with easy Bluetooth and NFC pairing aided by voice prompts
  • 20-hour battery life per charge; up to 40 hours in wired mode
  • Noise-rejecting dual-microphone system for clear calls even in windy environments
$349
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $349

The Best Sounding Noise Cancelling Over-Ear Headphone with Touch Controls

Designed specifically for frequent travelers, the Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless deliver exceptional sound quality with adaptive noise cancellation in a stylish and foldable headset. No matter the surroundings, Sennheiser NoiseGard quiets the environment to ensure uninterrupted listening. Exceptional battery performance means the PXC 550 Wireless can travel from London to Hong Kong and back on single charge, even with adaptive cancellation engaged, while ergonomic design makes even long listening sessions supremely comfortable.

Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless Bluetooth Headphone
Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless Bluetooth Headphone
Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless Bluetooth Headphone
  • NoiseGard adaptive noise cancellation ensures superior sound quality in every environment
  • Triple microphone array delivers business class communications with exceptional vocal clarity
  • Intuitive user control and convenience thanks for voice prompts, touch controls, NFC pairing, smart pause and automatic on/off
$399.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $399.99

A Great All-Around Earbud with Apple's Built-In W1 Chip

The BeatsX earphones offer authentic, clear sound throughout your day with up to 8 hours of battery life. With Fast Fuel, a 5-minute charge gives you 2 hours of playback. Its unique Flex-Form cable provides all-day comfort and easy pocket portability, while ear tip options provide a personalized fit and secure fit wingtips offer added stability.

BeatsX Earbuds
BeatsX Earbuds
  • Easy pairing due to W1 Chip
  • Up to 8 Hours of audio playback
  • Incredible range
  • 5 min Fast Fuel charge gets you 2 hours of playback
$149.00
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $149.00

The Best Performing Truly Wireless Headphones On The Market

Apple reinvents music listening with the truly wireless AirPods. They automatically turn on and connect to your iPhone, Apple Watch, iPad, or Mac. Audio automatically plays as soon as you put them in your ears and pauses when you take them out.

AirPods
Buy Apple AirPods
AirPods
  • Custom Apple W1 chip.
  • Use of optical sensors and a motion accelerometer.
  • 5 hours of listening time on one charge.
$159.00
available
on Apple
* price at time of publishing was $159.00

In-Ear Monitors That Excite

Developed with Campfire Audio, the In-Ear monitors boast a wide range 8.5MM Beryllium dynamic driver that illuminates a rich, authentic sound. The in-line microphone ensures vocal clarity and reduced environmental noise.

Canfield In-Ear Monitors
Canfield In-Ear Monitors
  • High-quality materials include stainless steel
  • Designed for comfort and superior sound
  • Comes with interchangeable memory foam and silicone ear tips
$195
available
on Shinola
* price at time of publishing was $195

From the Iconic Brand

The beautifully designed Lightning-Connected Rayz Plus earphones from Pioneer offers lots of unique features, including the ability to charge your iPhone when you're using them. Available in bronze and graphite. Special edition colors are available through Apple.com.

Rayz Plus
Rayz Plus
  • Recognizes "Hey Siri" commands to easily make a call, send a message, listen to music, more
  • Smart Mute automatically mutes the microphone when a user is not speaking and unmutes the microphone when the user begins speaking again
  • Rayz Smart Noise Cancelling adapts its noise canceling to your ear and the world around you
  • Uses the official Rayz app
$149.95
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $149.95

Minimal Earbud Fit

Jakan combines 12 hours of wireless playtime with a convenient, minimal earbud fit. Great for listening to music and picking up calls on the go. Includes an adjustable, ergonomic fit, intuitive control knob and magnetic earbuds for around-the-neck wear. Add to that clear and precise sound, and you have the ideal, tangle-free companion whether you’re creating a masterpiece or walking to work.

Jakan
Jakan
  • 12 hours of battery life per charge
  • Bluetooth technology enables hours of wireless listening and hands-free calls with a generous listening range
  • Compact, portable and magnetic earbuds. Stash them in a pocket in between listens or simply touch them together to wear around your neck.
  • Navigate your music with ease using the single, intuitive control knob. Skip tracks, adjust volume and pick up calls on the go
  • The built-in mic and control knob lets you smoothly transition between your music and calls without the hassle of locating your phone..
$99.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $99.99

The One From Jabra

Offers up to 4.5 hours continuous play time. Charging Case provides additional two full charges of up to 9 hours. Watch for special bundles.

Elite Sport
Elite Sport
  • Available in black or lime green gray
  • Advanced wireless connectivity and superior quality calls and music
  • Waterproof design and 3-year warranty against sweat (registration via Jabra Sport life app required)
$249.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $249.99

Immaculate Sound

The HD1 features cutting-edge wireless technology like Bluetooth 4.2, Qualcomm aptX and ACC codec processing to deliver immaculate and satisfying hi-fi sound. From its custom machined stainless steel in-ear sound tunnels for the signature HD1 sound to its luxurious leather carrying case. A delight to see, hear and feel. Liberate and enhance your listening experience!

HD1 Free
HD1 Free
  • Bluetooth 4.2 Wireless Technology, featuring Qualcomm apt-X and AAC (Advanced Audio Coding) delivering enhanced Hi-Fi sound quality
  • Premium transducers housed in machined stainless steel in-ear sound tunnels deliver signature HD1 sound
  • powerful bass response, detailed vocal projection and a great soundstage
  • NFC one-touch pairing for immediate connectivity to Bluetooth smart devices
  • Convenient multi-connection capability with up to two devices simultaneously (phones and computers) with voice prompts and three-way calling support
  • Up to six-hour battery life from USB charging supports extended wireless listening sessions
$199.95
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $199.95

For Those Who Want Lots of Battery Life

The UA Sport Wireless Flex offers 11 hours of enjoyment between charges. That's enough for your run, gym workout, and so much more.

Sport Wireless Flex
Sport Wireless Flex
  • One hour of playtime on just five minutes’ charge
  • RunSafe LED protects you at night
  • Works with Siri and Google Now
$129.99
available
on JBL
* price at time of publishing was $129.99

Ultra Compact Wireless In-Ear ANC Design

TRACK+ wireless earphones come with four levels of adjustable noise cancellation so you can control how much you hear of the world around you.

Track+
Track+
  • Eight hours of battery life
  • Dual mic, adjustable noise cancellation
  • Sweatproof
  • Motion detection
$199
available
on Libratone
* price at time of publishing was $199

The Latest from JBL

Wireless Bluetooth streams audio for 10 hours to keep you rocking from a morning gym session all the way through a full day’s work. Quickly recharge the battery in 15 minutes for an hour of playback time. Available in multiple colors.

Reflect Mini 2
Reflect Mini 2
  • Designed for Movement. Defined by YouTake on every workout with wireless
  • Three sizes of Freebit enhancers and have easy control over music and calls
  • Secure FitThe Dual Lock technology
  • Ergonomic Ear TipsFlexible silicone ear tips and patented Freebit enhancers
$99.95
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $99.95

For Reliability White Exercising

The SoundSport Wireless offers six hours of operation between charges. Also available with a car charger and charging case. Color choices include aqua, black, citron, and power red.

SoundSport Wireless
SoundSport Wireless
  • Bose active EQ provides balanced audio at any volume. Connectivity Technology: Wireless
  • Wireless convenience, with easy Bluetooth and NFC pairing aided by voice prompts
  • Exclusive Stay Hear+ tips keep the headphones comfortably in place during workouts
$149.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $149.99

Power Your Movement

The Rowkin Surge is a great find for anyone looking for a relatively low-cost wireless headphone solution. Available in bold orange and fearless green, these headphones offer five hours between charges. One of the most comfortable earbuds on the market.

Surge
Surge
  • Sweatproof
  • Universal comfort fit
  • Offers voice command, depending on your mobile device
$99.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $99.99

Not Your Everyday Earphones, Huh?

Cuff is the first wearable to deliver an amazing sound experience stored in a convenient cutting edge band. Now, carrying headphones is practical and stylish with the Helix Cuff. Available in multiple colors, including black, white, gold accent, and silver accent.

Helix Cuff
Helix Cuff
  • Smart Multipoint Connectivity
  • AptX technology
  • cVc noise reduction
  • Bluetooth 4.1
$99.99
available
on Amazon
* price at time of publishing was $99.99