The 8 Best Cordless Car Headphones

Updated December 15, 2016 by Daniel Imperiale

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Wise drivers know that it is extremely dangerous to take calls on their phone while moving. A pair of these cordless car headphones let you stay in touch while keeping your hands on the wheel, and can also let passengers listen to music or watch DVDs without distracting the driver or getting tangled up in wires. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best cordless car headphone on Amazon.

8. XO Vision IR620

The XO Vision IR620 is a simple, comfortable pair of infrared headphones that's compatible with both OEM and aftermarket in-car DVD systems. A padded, adjustable headband makes for a more universal fit for kids and adults alike.
  • extra foam cushioning
  • controls on earcup
  • not compatible with bluetooth
Brand XO Vision
Model IR620
Weight 7.2 ounces
Rating 3.6 / 5.0

7. SoundPEATS Sport

The individual earbuds of the SoundPEATS Sport snap together magnetically, keeping the ends from tangling around one another. The secure fit design uses the inside of your outer ear for leverage against gravity and vibration.
  • in-line mic and volume controls
  • pair with multiple devices at once
  • shallow bass response
Brand SoundPEATS
Model pending
Weight pending
Rating 4.1 / 5.0

6. Fenda Paragon

After charging for only 150 minutes, the Fenda Paragon will play back for up to 20 hours, so you can take them on long drives, or even leave them in the car for days between charging sessions. However, the warranty registration is too difficult.
  • 32 ohm impedance
  • includes aux cable
  • limited bluetooth range
Brand Fenda
Weight 12 ounces
Rating 4.3 / 5.0

5. Melodeez Folding Three Pack

If you have more than one child in tow, and an in-car entertainment system that can put out an infrared audio signal, the Melodeez Folding Three Pack will keep all parties engaged in whatever video they enjoy while you drive to your own tunes.
  • can be hardwired
  • automatic shutoff function
  • might be too big on smaller children
Brand Melodeez headphones
Model 3-MZ-DM106-HJ
Weight 1.5 pounds
Rating 4.3 / 5.0

4. SmartOmni Boots Minis

You can use just one of the two SmartOmni Boots Minis that come in your set as a Bluetooth earpiece for calling in the car, or you can pair them up in as much time as it takes to open the second one for a full stereo audio experience.
  • audiophile aesthetics
  • up to 200 hours of standby time
  • only a 30-day warranty
Brand SmartOmi
Weight 4.8 ounces
Rating 3.9 / 5.0

3. Syllable D900MINIs

The Syllable D900MINIs utilize a single button for powering on and off, pairing, and call receiving, making for a far less distracting driving environment. The box for storage serves as a platform for charging as well as a display case.
  • charge in under an hour
  • 8 mm speaker diameter
  • only 120 minutes of up-time
Brand Syllable
Model 6977257
Weight 0.2 ounces
Rating 4.7 / 5.0

2. Mailiya G18 Sport

With up to seven hours of playback and call time, the Mailiya G18 Sport outlast almost anything else on the market before needing to be recharged. Their CVC 6.0 noise cancellation keeps out the vast majority of traffic and gym noises.
  • ergonomic ear hooks
  • bright distinctive coloring
  • support ios battery monitoring
Brand Mailiya
Model G18
Weight 3.2 ounces
Rating 4.6 / 5.0

1. Canbor IPX5s

At only 18 grams, the Canbor IPX5s will keep you focused on the road and not on the increasing strain on your ears and head. Their nano-coating treatment makes them water and sweat resistant, if you also want to use them at the gym.
  • neckband for stability
  • built-in hd microphone
  • up to 33 feet operating distance
Brand Canbor
Model pending
Weight 3.2 ounces
Rating 4.6 / 5.0

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Last updated on December 15, 2016 by Daniel Imperiale

Daniel is a writer, actor, and director living in Los Angeles, CA. He spent a large portion of his 20s roaming the country in search of new experiences, taking on odd jobs in the strangest places, studying at incredible schools, and making art with empathy and curiosity.

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