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Best cheap headphone deals ahead of Black Friday

Best cheap headphone deals 2019 ahead of Black Friday
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Whether you're eyeing up a new pair of noise-cancelling headphones, a pair of wireless earbuds for complete freedom of movement, a pair of over-ear headphones for home listening, or just a cheap pair of in-ears to help you through the daily commute, chances are there's a headphone deal for you.

There are plenty of great deals around right now, so even with Black Friday and Cyber Monday on the way, you don't have to wait to save some money. Especially on headphones. Don't believe us? Just look at this lot. 

Wireless headphones

Beats Solo 3 Wireless $299.95 $164.99 at Amazon 
A saving of almost $135 makes these awesome wireless headphones even more tempting. Expect bass and plenty of it.View Deal

Bose SoundLink II $279 $229 at Amazon
HD Voice makes these headphones very good at taking calls in windy conditions and noisy environments, and you get up to 15 hours wireless playback from a single charge. Which should last you through most of a week's commuting.View Deal

Sennheiser Momentum M2 Wireless $399.98 $299.98 at Best Buy
NoiseGard active nose cancellation keeps your focus squarely on the music, while the leather earpads and adjustable headband make for all-day comfort. And with $100 off, it'd be rude not to.View Deal

Sony WH-CH700N $199.99 $149 at Walmart
The big sell of these cans is battery life - you get a mammoth 35 hours of wireless playback, or 50 hours when using the supplied cable. Active noise cancellation leaves the outside world a distant memory.View Deal

Sony WH-CH500B $79.99 $49.88 at Walmart
These Sonys are at the budget end of the wireless headphone market, but they're still a steal. NFC means one-touch pairing for easy wireless playback, and the built-in mic lets you control them just by speaking. Impressive, especially for $50.View Deal

True wireless earbuds

Apple AirPods with Charging Case $159.99 $144.99 at Best Buy
The latest 'true' wireless headphones from Apple come at a $15 discount. Which is significant, considering Apple gear is rarely discounted. These come with the standard charging case for juicing up on the go.View Deal

Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case $199.99 $164.99 at Best Buy
Or you can pay $30 more and get the wireless charging case, which doesn't need to be plugged in. This generation come with better sound quality than their predecessors, and a more secure wireless connection.View Deal

Samsung Galaxy Buds $129 $119 at Walmart
Samsung's true wireless earbuds are splash-resistant - handy in a downpour - and work with both Android and iOS devices. Plus Ambient Aware lets you control how much background noise you let in.View Deal

Bose SoundSport Free $249 $199 at Walmart
Bose goes all sporty on us with these true wireless earbuds aimed at gym bunnies. Sweat- and water-resistant, they're durable enough for a tough workout, and the battery life will last a marathon.View Deal

In-ear headphones

Shure SE215 $199.99 $99 at Amazon
These in-ears use the same monitor technology road tested by musicians and cram it into a package small enough to fit in your ears. The sound-isolating buds block out 37dB of background noise, and the over-the-ear style keeps the cable out of your way.View Deal

Bose SoundSport Wired $99.99 $39.99 at Best Buy
Workout fans on a budget need look no further than these Bose in-ear headphones. They're sweat- and weather-resistant, so can shrug off a downpour, and they come with a handy carry case that's perfect for the gym bag.

Over-ear headphones

Sony MDR7506 $130 $87.09 at Amazon
These offer pro-level sound without the price tag. They fold up to fit in their carry case, making them easy to transport, and the chord is nearly 10 feet long, so will stretch across most rooms.View Deal

Noise-cancelling headphones

Bose QuietComfort 25 $345 $196 at Amazon
Some of the best noise-cancellers in town are now nearly half price. They're not new, or wireless, but they are comfortable as anything, and will block out the outside world a treat. A must for long flights, or just losing yourself in an album.View Deal

Sony WH-CH700N $199.99 $149 at Walmart
The big sell of these cans is battery life - you get a mammoth 35 hours of wireless playback, or 50 hours when using the supplied cable. Active noise cancellation leaves the outside world a distant memory.View Deal

Sennheiser Momentum M2 Wireless $399.98 $299.98 at Best Buy
NoiseGard active nose cancellation keeps your focus squarely on the music, while the leather earpads and adjustable headband make for all-day comfort. And with $100 off, it'd be rude not to.View Deal

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