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Jaybird RUN

True wireless Bluetooth® sports headphones (Black)

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Item # 596RUNJET

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Our take on the Jaybird RUN

What's the number one thing runners want out of a pair of sports headphones? They MUST stay in place as you move — especially when there's no cable connecting the two earbuds. The sweat-proof, 100% wire-free Jaybird RUN headphones were designed and built by runners, so they knows the drill. The company's signature "fins" keep these Bluetooth in-ear 'phones secure, so they won't slip around while you work out.

Truly wireless headphones for running

What's the number one thing runners want out of a pair of sports headphones? They MUST stay in place as you move — especially when there's no cable connecting the two earbuds. The sweat-proof, 100% wire-free Jaybird RUN headphones were designed and built by runners, so they knows the drill. The company's signature "fins" keep these Bluetooth in-ear 'phones secure, so they won't slip around while you work out.

Jaybird MySound app

The Jaybird MySound app has some of the highest level of sound customization I've seen.

Adjust the sound and find lost earbuds with the MySound app

Many headphones these days have an accompanying app for your phone or mobile device. But I don't consider all of them necessary. I definitely recommend downloading the Jaybird MySound app to your iPhone or Android device, if you purchase these headphones. 

It makes the pairing process much easier, and allows you to adjust the sound of the RUN earbuds. You can choose from existing audio profiles or dial in the EQ yourself. And if you happen to misplace or drop one of the earbuds? The MySound app has a "Find my Buds" feature that will track them down using your phone's GPS. 

Product Highlights:

  • 100% wire-free headphones
    • no connecting cord between left and right earbuds
  • 6mm dynamic drivers for high-energy, motivational sound
  • Bluetooth 4.1 for wireless music listening and phone calls
    • one-button control for Bluetooth pairing, music playback, and calls
Designed and Built by Runners:
  • 4 sizes of silicone ear "fins" help secure and stabilize the earbuds as you move
  • sweat-proof and weather-resistant design
    • double hydrophobic nano protective coating
  • includes 4 pairs of ear tips for a customized, comfortable fit
    • 2 sizes of round silicone ear tips
    • 2 sizes of oval silicone
  • free Jaybird app for Apple and Android lets you adjust settings and customize the sound
    • use the app's "Find My Buds" feature to track down a lost earbud
Charging Case, Battery Information and General Info:
  • built-in rechargeable batteries offers 4 hours of listening
  • carrying case banks up to 8 hours of power to wirelessly recharge headphones
    • 5-minute "Quick Charge" provides enough power for 1 hour of listening
  • USB cable included for charging case
  • soft carry pouch
  • frequency response: 20-20,000 Hz
  • impedance: 16 ohms
  • weight: 0.24 ounces (each earbud)
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

What's in the Box:

  • Left wireless ear bud (black)
  • Right wireless ear bud (black)
  • 2 Pairs of round ear tips (1 pair installed)
  • 2 Pairs of oval ear tips
  • 4 Pairs of ear fins (1 pair installed)
  • Charging case
  • 12" USB charging cable (Type A USB on one end and Micro-B USB on other end)
  • Storage pouch
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Safety Guide
  • Standards card

Great product to wear when exercising.....good quality and attractive.

Donald, Huntington, WV


Jaybird RUN Reviews

Average Customer Review(s):

(4 Reviews)

Jaybird RUN

Donald from Huntington, WV on 1/8/2019

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

Great product to wear when exercising.....good quality and attractive.



Jaybird RUN

keith from Sunnyside, WA on 12/10/2018

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

Work great so far. I have issues with ear plug style head phones so was a little hesitant to buy but with the crutchfield 60 return policy I was not worried. The connect perfectly every time, load and clear enough for me and working out. Last forever and a great little carrying case that actually charges without being plugged in. Would highly recommend!

Pros: Great

Cons: None so far

Good Product

Donald A from Aibonito, PR on 11/4/2018

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

Good features but sound is competitive with similar priced item, not exceptional. It is probable the best for active sports and being waterproof is an added plus..



Wireless Earbuds that stay in place & sound great!

Maria from Pennington, NJ on 1/15/2018

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

These earbuds are great, stay in place with great sound. Easy to charge and stay charged long enough for a few workouts (about 4 hours) and then with a 5 minute case charge you can get another hour! Superb! There are also many earpieces you can change to to fit your ear better but I thought the ones they came with worked the best for me. Not a bad thing to say about them. They are terrific!


Cons: none


Hands-on research

Features and Specs

Fit Style In-ear/Earbud
Earcup Type Closed
Earcup Width x Height 0.953" x 0.706"
Noise-canceling No
Mic For Taking Calls Yes
iPhone Control Yes
Lightning Connector No
Android Control Yes
Frequency Response 20-20k Hz
Sensitivity N/A dB
Impedance 16 Ohms
Weight 0.24 +0.24ounces
Cord Length N/A
1/4-inch Adapter Included No
Storage Case+pouch
Charging Case Yes
Volume Control No
Parts Warranty 1 Year
Labor Warranty 1 Year

Product Research


Overview: The Jaybird Run True Wireless Sport Headphones give you the freedom to run, walk, workout, or just listen to music without having to worry about wires. Run earbuds are two totally separate units that fit into your ears securely and comfortably with no connecting cables whatsoever. The headphones come with a hard shell charging case, USB charging cable, five pairs of ear tips, four pairs of ear fins, and a spring-loaded storage pouch for your accessories.

Inspired by Athletes: Jaybird Run Sport Headphones are designed and built for runners, bikers, climbers, skiers, snowboarders, and other athletes. As athletes themselves, the designers know how much listening to their favorite music enhances their performance. They also realized that in-ear headphones with long dangling wires were a distraction because they were always getting snagged. Their goal was to create a truly wireless, secure-fitting sport headphone that would withstand bad weather and sweat. In 2017, Jaybird introduced the Run Jet (black) and Run Drift (white) True Wireless Sport Headphones.

Operation: The Jaybird Run earbuds connect to your mobile device via Bluetooth. The right earbud is the master, and connects wirelessly to your device and to the left ear bud. Multi-function buttons on the right and left ear buds offer basic functions, such as power on/off, pairing, play/pause, accept/end call, skip forward, decline a call, and activate Siri or Google assistant. The functions can be customized on the Jaybird MySound App, if desired.

Note: For best results, you should carry your Bluetooth device on your right side (armband, belt clip, pocket).

Fit: The Run ear buds come with multiple sizes of ear tips and ear fins so you can find the perfect combination for comfort and fit. Two sizes (small, medium) of round silicone ear tips and two sizes (small, medium) of oval-shaped silicone ear tips are included. The right selection of ear tips will provide the proper seal inside the ear canal which enhances the sound of your music while blocking unwanted external noise. In addition, there are four sizes (labeled 1, 2, 3, and 4 according to the length) of ear fins to help keep the ear buds securely in your ears. The proper fit gives you hours of comfort that makes you forget you're wearing them.

Note: If you want to stay more in tune with your surroundings, you can use only the right ear bud.

Power: The Jaybird Run True Wireless Sport Headphones are powered by rechargeable batteries that provide a full 4 hours of play time on a full charge. The buds start charging each time you place them into the hard shell charging case and close the lid. When exhausted, the ear buds fully charge in approximately 2 hours. A 5-minute quick charge will provide up to 1 hour of play time. To save battery power, the ear buds turn off automatically after 30 minutes of non-use. The charging case contains its own rechargeable battery which gives you two additional recharge cycles, or 8 hours of additional play time. The charging case takes approximately 3 hours to fully charge via the included USB charging cable. LEDs on the charging case and each bud allow you to check the charge status.

Jaybird MySound App: The Jaybird MySound app allows you to customize the EQ settings of your Run headphones, and helps you to find new music for your workout. You can choose from customized presets created by the Jaybird design team, and by many of the Jaybird athletes. Sound profiles from other app users are also available to try out, or you can create and share your own custom EQ settings. A Running Music feature lets you listen to and save music playlists from other users, and share your own Spotify playlists. The Jaybird MySound app also lets you adjust the functionality of the multi-function buttons on your Run headphones, and keep them up-to-date with firmware updates when they become available. If you lose your ear buds, a Find Your Buds feature helps you to locate them again. The MySound app is compatible with iOS (9.0 and later) and Android (4.4 and up) devices, as well and Mac and Windows.

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Why did you buy this?

Good reviews for sport activity - like that these don't extend like the airpods (more in-ear); will also use these in video conferences from my macbook. [ Michael  Nov 16, 2018 ]
Lots of internet research revealed secure fit, good sound and features. I hope this is the one! [ toucanf16  Feb 23, 2018 ]
I have three other jaybird wireless buds and with the companion app, they're some of the best sounding buds I've used. [ Javier  Jan 15, 2018 ]
For my grandson as a Christmas gift. That is what he wanted. [ Rose  Dec 05, 2018 ]
Good review by a friend who bought some. [ Ramon  Nov 25, 2018 ]
I've had a great experience with my previous Jaybird products. [ Jonathan  Apr 03, 2018 ]