Worn on the neck, with retractable earbuds and a vibrating alert for calls and texts, LG Tone Actives keep your head in the game, US$130
Sennheiser OCX 686 Sports headset helps you Stay on track with a tangle-free cord and ergonomic ear clips, US$129.99
To amp up your workout, attach your headphones to the Boomstick for enhanced bass and highly immersive sound, US$79
The Samsung Gear IconX’s tiny wireless buds pack in the power, with 4GB of memory and a fitness tracker that sends stats to your smartphone, $280
Photo: Mathieu Lévesque; Prop stylist: Pierce Atkinson (Folio)
To keep your earphones untangled while on the fly, use a bulldog clip; just snap it around the earplugs and wrap the wires around the unfolded metal arms.