Whether you’re listening to the latest episode of the Get WIRED podcast or hitting the trail with the new Taylor Swift album, the right pair of wireless headphones can make or break your day. Problem is, there are a lot to choose from. WIRED’s Gear team is constantly trying out new models, to help those of us that are tired of using a dongle. The following are the best wireless headphones we’ve tested, and we explain why you might be interested in each pair.
Updated August 2020: We’ve added the Sony WH-1000XM4 and 1More ColorBuds as our new top picks.