When Apple eliminated the headphone jack within the iPhone, it sparked an upsurge in wi-fi Bluetooth earbuds. There are zillions of selections on the market proper now (take a look at our favorites right here) nevertheless it’s very, very arduous to seek out any which might be value listening to that price lower than $100.
We’ve liked JLab Audio’s choices for years; its golf-tee-style buds outperform the AirPods for a lot much less. When it involves their sound and construct high quality, JLab headphones may simply promote for twice as a lot with out anybody blinking. The Go Air are its most cost-effective set, and among the many smallest, lightest, and most snug earbuds that we have ever examined.
If you purchase one thing utilizing hyperlinks in our tales, we might earn a fee. This helps help our journalism. Learn extra.
Our audio reviewer Parker Hall notes that the Go Air do all the pieces that you just count on wi-fi earbuds to do. You can take calls and do burpees whereas blasting MF Doom. They sound heat and energetic and have a giant, boomy bass that sounds nice whereas going in your day by day stroll. Their case even has a built-in USB-A cable for straightforward charging.
Of course, for $16, they will not have audiophile-quality sound. They additionally are available in a novel, open-topped case. Magnets maintain the buds inside, however with out a masking, they do appeal to a little bit of pocket lint. However, if you happen to’ve been attempting to find a pair of earbuds that will not make you panic whenever you lose them on the backside of your bag or in a sewer grate, these are undoubtedly value it.
More Great WIRED Stories