When you think of it, your earbuds can be one of your most utilised pieces of tech. In crowded places, they can shush the noise and even help you ignore that chatty colleague at work. And if you’re looking to avoid a conversation at the gym, those bulky over-the-ears won’t do you any good. Some buds on this list are sweat, dust and water-resistant. So here are some high-end truly wireless earbuds for you to choose from whether you’re an athlete, gamer or music lover.

Sennheiser CX400BT True Wireless

These are stylish and compact. The minimalistic design makes them low profile as well. You can control these with touch and it’s compatible with voice assistants as well. It supports audio file formats like SBC and AAC so you will get the most premium sound from your streaming service. A charge will last you almost 7 hours and the charging case will give you another 13 hours so you can use it the whole day. Available in black or white, it costs ₹12,800.


Razer Hammerhead True Wireless

If you’re an avid gamer, these earbuds might appeal to you more. An input latency of 60ms coupled with the 13mm driver, will give you a deeper low-frequency response and an immersive sound experience. Perfect to hear the footsteps of your opponent before they attack you. It has a secure in-ear fit, auto pairs to your phone and fits in a sleek case so you can whip them out quickly on your lunch break. The built-in mic will let you sing praises about your victory with anyone online or mute it if someone interrupts your game. These earbuds cost around ₹9,724.


Sony WF 1000XM3

These buds are packed with features. The customizable touch and audio controls let you personalize your device according to how you want to use it by connecting it to an app on your phone. Active noise cancellation will drown out the buzz of a city and use the ambient sound mode when you cross the road and pay attention to your surroundings. Remove these buds altogether and it will pause your music and play them when you pop them back in. They’re going for ₹14,990 


Bose Soundsport Free

Bose is trying to cover all the basics with these buds. They offer premium sound, noise cancellation and weather resistance but if you’re one of those careless people who don’t want to buy earbuds because you keep misplacing one, consider these buds. They feature a tracking technology that you can access on the Find My Buds app on your phone. If it’s in the vicinity, an audio signal can alert you with their location or if you’ve tossed every pillow and it’s not there, it will tell you the last place that it was paired.


Jabra Elite Active 65t

With a slightly larger build, these earbuds are for the more active users. With an IP6 rating don’t be afraid to get them wet. Connect the earbuds to the app and you can fidget with the equalization that suits you. The onboard controls are old fashioned buttons but if your wiping sweat off your forehead, it may prevent accidental fast-forwarding or volume changes. It is compatible with your voice assistant as well. These too can switch between noise cancellation and letting in the ambient noise around you. At ₹3,999 these may just be a bargain you’re looking for.