Sometimes your intense workout can lead you to the water, where a grueling 30 lap swim rounds out your lat workout for the day. Unfortunately, your Beats, Fives, or any other high dollar earphones you may sporting just won’t cut it once you hit the water. For that reason, we’ve compiled our very own list of the 5 Best Waterproof Earphones available right now, in no particular order.
Sony Waterproof Walkman MP3 Player + Earphones
The hardcore metal playlist on your iPod nano, the one that pumps you up and gets you through the grueling weight training session at the gym does you no good in the water. If swimming laps or running in the rain is your thing, however, then the Sony Walkman Waterproof MP3 Player should be right up your alley. Its hands-free, wireless design is continuously waterproof at a depth of up to 2 meters, and features a USB connection for uploading MP3 files, 4GB of storage capacity, 8 hours of playtime on a single 90-minute charge, and 13.5mm drivers that deliver the same brilliant sound as its iPod counterpart. BUY IT
Jabra SPORT + Wireless Bluetooth Earphones
The Jabra SPORT+ Earphones connect wirelessly to any smart device via Bluetooth, and offer a built-in FM radio option as well along with a superior, bass-intensive sound in the water thanks to noise-isolating ear gels. Along with a rain and waterproof design, they’re also dust proof and shock proof up to military standards, so they’ll hold up through even the most intense of workouts. BUY IT
Pyle Waterproof MP3 Player Earphones
Ditch your iPod altogether with the Pyle MP3 Player. This Earphone + MP3 player combo boast and IPX-8 rating and are water submersible up to 3.3 feet, perfect for swimming laps or training in inclement weather. Transferring your favorite songs to the device is a cinch via the USB 2.0 connection, while a 190 mAh rechargeable battery provides up to 10 hours of playtime. BUY IT
X-1 Surge Contact Waterproof Earphones
The X-1 Surge Contact Waterproof Earphones are not only waterproof, they’re specifically designed to fit flush against your ears to minimize drag while moving through the water thanks to a sportwrap neckband and 5 different sizes of custom fit ear tips. Additional features include powerful 8mm drivers, an IP8 IPX rating for submersion protection up to 11.8 feet, and a waterproof in-line microphone. BUY IT
Jlab GO4GB-BY Go Waterproof MP3 Player + Earphones
The GO4GB-BY Waterproof MP3 Player + Earphones were designed specifically for swimmers in mind. They’re 100% fully submersible, waterproof, sweat proof, and boast noise-isolating ear buds with an ergonomic cord free design. It can store up to 4GB of your favorite songs while a rechargeable lithium ion battery offers up to 10 hours of play time, more than enough time to get in a solid workout every day of the week. Included with the earphones ar 7 different pairs of soft silicon ear buds for both land and water use. BUY IT
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