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Jabra Elite Sport (2016)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 131 reviews of Jabra Elite Sport (2016). The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. People really like the portability and reliability. The comfort and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the bass quality and price.

sound, usability, comfort, reliability, portability

price, bass quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Jabra Elite Sport (2016) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 95/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Richard Easton (

Jabra Elite Sport


Jabra has now entered the truly wireless earbud market market with its Elite Sport earphones. However, not content with ditching wires altogether (each bud is an independent unit with no cables connecting them), Jabra has also added a heart rate...

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Nov, 2016

Expert review by : Gareth Beavis (

Jabra Elite Sport review


A near-perfect pair of wireless headphones

Large range of exercises ; Long enough battery life ; Automatic rep-counting

Uncomfortable fit over time ; Expensive ; Heart rate data not perfect

An excellent set of AirPod rivals in many ways, and massively powerful in terms of the amount of exercising you can do. A touch too expensive perhaps (a lower price and they'd be a must-have), and the heart rate monitoring could be more accurate, but...

Nov, 2017

Expert review by : Chris Martin (

Jabra Elite Sport review


Jabra has created great sounding wireless earbuds with fitness in mind. Find out more in our Jabra Elite Sport review.

Oct, 2017

Expert review by : David Carnoy (

Jabra Elite Sport review: Worthy AirPod rivals are like a Fitbit for your ears


Jabra's Sport Elite is a totally wireless waterproof headphone that features two separate cord-free earbuds and an in-ear heart-rate monitor.

The Jabra Elite Sport is a set of totally fully waterproof wireless sports earphones with a built-in heart-rate monitor that sounds quite good if you can get a tight seal. Works very well as a headset as single or stereo buds. Compatible with leading...

May be a tad bulky for some people's ears; pricey; battery life between case charges is only three hours.

Despite some small drawbacks, the Jabra Sport Elite is one of the stronger early entries in the totally wireless headphone arena.

Dec, 2016

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Jabra Elite Sport Wireless review

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The clue is in the name: the Jabra Elite Sport Wireless headphones are a Bluetooth pair designed to use during sports and exercise. This in-ear pair will link up with your smartphone while you're out for a run to give you data on your heart rate and...

Mar, 2017

Expert review by : Alfred Siew (

Goondu review: Jabra Elite Sport are nice – once paired January 31st, 2017 | by Alfred Siew Mobile 0 Jabra Elite Sport. PHOTO: Alfred Siew


In the Elite Sport, Jabra has delivered another excellent companion for a run, a bike ride or a day at the gym.

Jan, 2017

DT Recommended Product

Expert review by : Ted Kritsonis (

Jabra Elite Sport review


If you want more than just cord-free music, the Elite Sport deliver in a way other wireless earbuds don't.

Consistent audio quality ; Plenty of fit options ; Impressive sweat and waterproofing ; 3-year warranty

Takes perseverance to find a perfect fit ; Fear of loss never goes away

The Elite Sport are a culmination product, in some respects, as Jabra has evolved its sport earbuds into a solid product that fits well and leaves the cords behind, but you pay a price for the result. At $250, they are expensive, especially when...

Jul, 2017

Expert review by : David Carnoy (

Jabra Elite Sport review


Jabra's Elite Sport Upgraded isn't really a new version of the company's sports-oriented totally wireless earphones, but they do feature one important change: A brand-new battery that provides 50 percent more battery life (4.5 hours instead of 3 hours)...

The Jabra Elite Sport Upgraded is a set of totally fully waterproof wireless sports earphones with a built-in heart-rate monitor that sounds quite good. Battery life is 4.5 hours, and the case delivers two more charges of equal length. Works very well...

May be a tad bulky for some people's ears; pricey; you lose some bass (and sound quality in general) if you don't get a tight seal.

With its improved battery life, the slightly evolved Jabra Sport Elite Upgraded remains one of the stronger early entries in the totally wireless headphone arena.

Jul, 2017

Expert review by : Tim Gideon, Victoria Song (

Jabra Elite Sport


With boosted bass response, a heart rate sensor, and a waterproof design, the Jabra Elite Sport is a quality wire-free earphone pair aimed at athletes and exercise buffs.

Powerful audio performance with boosted bass. Waterproof design. HearThrough lets you to monitor your surroundings while listening to audio. Built-in heart rate sensor and accelerometer.

Expensive. Short battery life. Audio not for those seeking a crisp, defined response.

Sonically, the Jabra Elite Sport is a bass-forward earphone pair that could use a little more high-mid presence to make things pop, but it will likely appeal to those motivated by deep lows while exercising. In terms of fit and design, the Elite Sport...

May, 2017

Expert review by : Samuel Huang (

Jabra Elite Sport Wireless Earbuds [Review]


A common factor that I think we can all agree upon when it comes to our fitness is that a good workout seems to go by a lot quicker and easier when we have some solid tunes to listen to. Whether it be with your phone's speakers, headphones, earbuds, or...

Aug, 2017

Product Specifications


Standby time:200


Certification:CE, FCC, IC, RoHS, REACH
Colour of product:Black
Headset type:Binaural
International Protection (IP) code:IP67
Wearing style:In-Ear




Ear coupling:Intraaural
Headphone frequency:20 - 20000
Headphone sensitivity:103
Heart rate monitor:Y
Maximum input power:8
Wearing style:In-Ear


Microphone Sensitivity:-38

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):-10 - 55
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 65

Other features

Microphone Sensitivity:-38

Packaging Data

Battery charger included:Y
Cables included:MICRO-USB
Package depth:120
Package height:179
Package width:45
Quick start guide:Y


Connectivity Technology:Wireless
Maximum input power:8

Ports & interfaces

Bluetooth profiles:A2DP, AVRCP
Bluetooth version:4.1
Connectivity Technology:Wireless
Device interface:Bluetooth
Wireless Range:10


Battery recharge time:2
Standby time:200

Technical Details

Certification:CE, FCC, IC, RoHS, REACH

Weight & Dimensions

Height :22.5
Package depth:12
Package height:17.9
Package width:4.5