These wireless headphones pass the sound, sweat tests for your workout

If you’re on a budget, one is as low as $40

SAN ANTONIO – No matter how you work out, a solid pair of headphones and some good tunes can be just the thing to keep you going. But with more choices than ever when it comes to wireless models, how do you know which ones to choose? Consumer Reports suggests a few that did well in rigorous headphone tests.

First up, the Bose SoundSport Wireless for $130, which sit near the top of CR’s ratings for portable Bluetooth models thanks, in part, to their solid sound quality. And Bose headphones do well in CR’s surveys for owner satisfaction and predicted reliability.

If you love the gym but not all the background noises, they suggest the noise-canceling Cleer Ally Plus for $100. Their tests show they deliver excellent active noise reduction and very good sound quality.

And if you’re looking for a true wireless model that won’t break the bank, they recommend the 1More PistonBuds for $40. They scored very good for sound quality, beating out more expensive competitors in CR’s ratings.


About the Author:

As a consumer reporter, Marilyn is all about helping people stay safe and save a buck. Since coming to KSAT in 1985, she’s covered everything from crime to politics, winning awards for her coverage of the Mexican Mafia, Oklahoma tornadoes, children’s transplants, an investigation into voting irregularities and even a hit-and-run Santa Claus.