Senso ActivBuds Bluetooth Headphones Review

Senso ActivBuds Bluetooth Headphones Review

Summary – Senso ActivBuds Bluetooth Headphones

The Senso ActivBuds Bluetooth headphones are ideal for sports and workouts and deliver very good sound performance and battery life. The ActivBuds are capable of delivering high definition sound through its improved acoustic drivers to produce great sound quality with deeper bass and crisp highs. They are specially designed for a comfortable and secure fit with an IPX-7 waterproof rating, which means that they are perfect for use at the gym or running and will resist sweat. The ActivBuds also features an ergonomic design with flexible ear hooks with gel flex silicone earbuds to provide an extremely comfortable fit and reducing ear fatigue, while providing decent noise isolation. The battery life on the ActivBuds is a whopping 8 hours of continuous music playtime and only takes 1.5 hours to charge. It also comes with the latest Bluetooth 4.1 technology for a stable and instant wireless connection to your mobile device. All in all, the Senso ActivBuds Bluetooth headphones deliver great value for money and come highly recommended.

The Pros & Cons

The Pros. The Senso ActivBuds Bluetooth headphones are IPX7 waterproof and have a battery capacity of 8 hours. The headphone is designed to be sweatproof and is ideal for sports and workouts. They are really solid headphones you can find on a budget.

The Cons. The Senso ActivBuds Bluetooth headphones can have static interference while streaming music via Bluetooth or lag while watching movies with your mobile device.

Senso ActivBuds Bluetooth Headphones Review

Sound Performance

The sound performance of the Senso ActivBuds is incredible – we were pleasantly surprised at how good they sounded. The music from these earbuds does not feel cheap, and sounds pretty high quality with decent highs and detailed midrange. The volume on these earbuds can be driven up to near maximum volume and they will not distort a single bit. We could also hear and feel the bass response on these earbuds which felt really good and punchy – these made listening to music especially enjoyable while doing workouts and you can really feel the beats in the music. We also liked the fact that the ear tips fit snugly into the ears which helps to reduce ambient background noise. This makes listening to music distraction free and you can focus on your workouts without being distracted by others. Furthermore, the Senso ActivBuds come with an integrated microphone you to take hands free calls while working out, which is definitely a nice added touch.


The design of these bluetooth headphones is minimalist and comfortable. The fact that the wires go around your neck reduces any interference that may impede your movements – an issue that is usually prevalent with corded earbuds. The comply ear tips was very comfortable to wear and stayed securely in our ears while doing workouts, and did not show any signs of falling off. The ActivBuds come with ear hooks which are made of a soft rubbery material that helps to keep the earbuds in place. These Bluetooth headphones are designed to be entirely sweat-proof which makes them perfect for outdoor runs or rigorous gym use. The manufacturers also provided two extra sets of ear tips of varying sizes for you to try them on to get the best fit for your ears.

Bluetooth streaming

The Senso ActivBuds come equipped with Bluetooth 4.1 technology with noise suppression technology which helps to block out ambient noise from calls or while listening to music. The Bluetooth range on these earbuds is around 30 feet and the connection feels stable and consistent – we did not experience any sudden drops in sound quality while taking calls or listening to music on your mobile device. The battery life lasts a whopping 8 hours on a single charge with 240 hours of standby time. The entire package comes with a hard carry case, a short and long charging cable for you to easily charge the ActivBuds. The charge time is approximately 1.5 hours which is pretty quick.

The Verdict?

The Senso ActivBuds are really good Bluetooth headphones you can find on a budget for workouts and gym use. These earbuds are specially designed to securely fit over your ears comfortable and snugly, and come with noise suppression technology to reduce ambient background noise while working out or taking calls. The sound quality on these earbuds is very good quality and does not feel cheap – the sound signature is on the slightly bass-heavy side, which enhances the beats in the music. This makes listening to music on the ActivBuds particularly enjoyable and fun for exercises. Furthermore, the battery life on the ActivBuds lasts an incredible 8 hours of continuous playtime on a single charge, making them one of the few Bluetooth headphones with the longest battery life you can find and highly value for money.

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