There are plenty of waterproof headphones available on the market. But which ones are worth your time? Here we highlight three top performers ranging from $30 to $60. So whatever your budget, you’re sure to find the best waterproof headphones that will work for you.
Disclaimer: As with all waterproof headphones, they are only safe for swimming depths of 10 feet or less. Any deeper than that can cause hearing damage.
Fitness Technologies Uwater Triple-Axis Earphones – MSRP $30These headphones from Fitness Technologies come with an over-the-ear mounting to ensure they stay put.
The speaker positioning system rotates around a 3-axis for an optimal audio experience.
Comes in three different colors—black, blue, or pink to suit your personal preference.
The headphones are 100% waterproof and sweatproof so rest assured they will keep working through frequent swim sessions.
Includes a 40-inch cord, three sets of silicone eartips (S, M, L) and 3.5mm audio plug compatible with iPods and most mp3 players.
Surge Sportwrap Waterproof Headphones – MSRP $60These behind-the-neck, over-the-ear headphones by H2O Audio are designed to stay put during high-impact, strenuous activity.
Jump around, dodge objects, paddle vigorously and withstand windy environments without your headphones falling off.
Includes a rugged coil instead of a cord, along with five sets of eartips (XS-XL) to create the best possible fit for your ear canal.
Waterproof technology delivers improved audio quality and amplified bass with sound isolating earplugs.
Underwater Audio Swimbuds – $40
For the best waterproof seal and audio quality available, check out Underwater Audio’s swimbuds.
Includes three sets of flanged interchangable waterproof earbuds (S, M, L) to create the perfect seal for your unique ear canal.
It also comes with one set of earbuds to use out of the water.
Swimbuds come with an extra short cord, so no more wrapping the cord endlessly around goggle straps. If you do need a longer cord, no worries. A free 39-inch extension cord is included with purchase.