Will Palmer

Author's Bio

Tucson-based Will Palmer is a freelance editor, a former staffer at Outside, and a longtime reviewer of tech, watches, luggage, running shoes, and apparel for Outside, the Buyer’s Guide, and Outside Online.

Best Overall

Jays' v-Jays headphones are light, flexible, and offer full, clear sound

The 10 Best Adventure Headphones

Outside reviews the 10 best adventure headphones, so you can keep the music playing wherever you go—from underwater to up in the sky.

Best for Running

Bowers & Wilkins C5 earbuds are the best-sounding running headphones we've ever tested.

Best for Skiing

Logitech's Ultimate Ears 200 Noise-Isolating Headset is great for skiers who need to switch songs or adjust the volume with gloves on.

Best for Audiophiles

Bose's QuietComfort 15 headphones doesn't block outside noise—they eliminate it, giving audiophiles the best listening experience possible

Best for Action Sports

In the event of a wipeout, you'll want V-MODA's indestructible Crossfade M-80 headphones

Olympus TG-810 Digital Camera

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2012 Winter Buyer's Guide, including the Olympus TG-810 digital camera.

Solio Bolt Solar Charger

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2012 Winter Buyer's Guide, including the Solio Bolt solar charger.

Suunto Quest Pack

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2012 Winter Buyer's Guide, including the Suunto Quest Pack.

Contour+ POV Camera

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2012 Winter Buyer's Guide, including the Contour+ POV camera.

Motorola Titanium Smartphone

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2012 Winter Buyer's Guide, including the Motorola Titanium smartphone.

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