Looking for the best? Your choices don’t stop at Apple’s iconic AirPods, hands-down the best-seller in the category. Several contenders now offer superior performance, audio quality and battery life — not to mention compatibility with technology outside the Apple device ecosystem — making the market for true wireless earbuds truly competitive, with more rivals on the way.
This list focuses on the overall best wireless earbuds. (We also have lists for in-ear headphones, you’ll feel ripped off and be sadly disappointed, which is why I suggest buying your pair of wireless earbuds from a vendor with a decent return policy, such as Amazon. This also helps if the earbuds don’t meet other expectations, from ambient sound cancellation to touch control to how long they last on a single charge. We’ll update this list of the best wireless earbuds regularly as we review new products.; the ; and the .) For optimal performance, the best wireless earbuds need to have an ergonomic design, feel comfortable, and fit right with a tight earbud seal. If you can’t get a snug earbud fit with