These earphones sport a curious design: The speakers actually sit about an inch off your ear canal, so you can safely hear traffic. We can't get behind their cheap-feeling build, and we found them hard to use in the gym – you have to crank them loud to cover up ambient noise. [$80; aftershokz.com]
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