Tag Archive: JayBird


Jaybird Vista vs. Galaxy Buds: Which should you buy?

Truly wireless earbuds are gaining in popularity and we’ve tested dozens upon dozens of sets over the past several years. Yes, comfort and size matters but sound quality is arguably one of the most important aspects of any earbud or headphone. Fortunately, that’s something we take very seriously.

Jaybird Vista

Fitness buds

$ 180 at Amazon

Pros IPX7 water resistance Long battery life on both buds & case Find My Buds feature USB-C for charging Cons  [Read More…]

Jabra Elite 75t vs. Jaybird Vista: Which should you buy?

The Jabra Elite 75t and Jaybird Vista are the flagship true wireless earbuds from their respective companies and they bring a lot to the table. Both the Elite 75t and Vista are excellent earbuds, and you can’t go wrong going either way.

Jabra Elite 75t

All encompassing

$ 180 at Amazon

Pros Great sound Long battery life USB-C for charging Superb comfort Ambient sound/HearThrough mode Cons No wireless charging case (yet) Can only use right earbud  [Read More…]

Jaybird Vista review: Running on air

The ‘Vista’ brand should be beyond repair, damaged by an operating system few miss (and fewer used). So it was surprising that the name’s audacious revival should come from none other than Jaybird, whose Run, Tarah and X-series earbuds have been favorites of the running class for many years.

Jaybird’s Vista earbuds are truly wireless, which means like the Run and Run XT before it, and popularized by Apple’s AirPods, they are not connected by wires. It also  [Read More…]

Jaybird RUN XT vs. Jabra Elite Active 65t: Which should you buy?

With headphone jacks falling by the wayside, we’ve been testing and researching the best wireless headphones nonstop over the last few years. We’ve seen the great, we’ve seen the bad, and we’re here to help you make an informed decision.

Jabra Elite Active 65t

Style on the go

$ 190 at Amazon

Pros Great fit Voice assistant-compatible Good sound 15 minutes of charge = 1.5 hours of play time Cons Button controls are difficult and uncomfortable  [Read More…]

V-Moda BassFit review: The Jaybird alternative you’ve been waiting for

V-Moda takes the fight to Jaybird with its first workout earbuds.

Jaybird has emerged as the go-to brand for workout earbuds in recent years, with the company offering a range of products in this category. V-Moda is now looking to provide an alternative with the BassFit, its first workout-focused earbuds. Like most Jaybird models, the BassFit comes with a durable chassis that’s immune to the elements, and a lightweight design coupled with decent sound quality.

Boost your  [Read More…]

Jaybird goes waterproof with the updated Run XT true wireless headphones

Leave the wires behind.

The true wireless headphone market exploded last year. With the popularity of Apple’s AirPods, and affordable alternatives popping up from the likes of Anker and TaoTronics, tech-forward people were ditching the wires in droves.

Headphone maker Jaybird is no stranger to the market, and today took wraps off its newest entry, the Run XT. An update to its Run predecessor, the sports-focused XT update adds IPX7 waterproofing and new black/flash and storm grey/glacier color options.

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Jaybird Tarah Pro vs. Jaybird Tarah: Which should you buy?

We work in coffee shops and at home when other people are around. We understand the necessity behind excellent headphones, and we’ve tested A LOT of them. We also work out from time to time and take our tunes to the gym too.

Jaybird Tarah Pro

Workout wonder

$ 160 at Jaybird

Pros 14-hour battery life Durable woven nylon cable Earbuds rotate for wearing in different positions Customizable EQ in the Jaybird app Cons Expensive Sound  [Read More…]

Jaybird Tarah Pro vs. Jaybird X4: Which should you buy?

Whether you’re running a marathon, making gains at the gym, or just trying to get back into shape, everyone needs a good pair of wireless earbuds. We’re here to help you make your buying decision a little easier.

Jaybird Tarah Pro

Battery champ

$ 160 at Jaybird

Pros Outstanding 14-hour battery Tighter seal in your ear Magnetized backs Personalized EQ feature Cons Most expensive

The Tarah Pro are the second-most expensive earbuds Jaybird currently sells  [Read More…]

6 best alternatives to the Jaybird X4

The Jaybird X4 offers a modest upgrade from its predecessor, but if you’re in the market for workout earbuds, there’s no shortage of options available. The truly wireless Jabra Elite Active 65t in particular is a standout choice as it offers great sound quality, a comfortable fit, and Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity. Here are the best alternatives to the Jaybird X4.

Our pick Jabra Elite Active 65t

The active variant of Jabra’s Elite 65t share the same  [Read More…]

Where can I find a Jaybird X4 replacement charger?

Best answer: If you need a replacement charger for the Jaybird X4, you can buy one directly from Jaybird for just $ 5.

Jaybird: X4 Charge Clip ($ 5)

Buy the charging clip direct from Jaybird

It’s quite possible that, as a Jaybird X4 earbud owner, you’re going to need a replacement charger. The earbuds use a proprietary charging clip that snaps onto the bottom of the in-line controls. It gets the job done, but it’s  [Read More…]