Prime Card Holders: Sony WH-1000XM4 for $248 with $24.8 Back

IF you are an Amazon Prime member AND you have an Amazon Prime Card (either the Chase VISA or the Prime Store card or the Prime Secured card), there is a limited time promotion getting you cashback on select purchases.

One of such purchases is the new condition Sony WH-1000X M4 ANC/bluetooth over-ears. It is also currently on sale for a limited time for $248.

So if you are a Prime member and pay for this using one of the eligible Prime credit cards, then you receive $24.8 (10% of $248) back on your Prime card as part of this promotion. You pay $248 for the headphone with your Prime card and you get $24.8 back on your Prime card after that.

Sunday: Jabra Elite truly-wireless sale (65t to 85t)

The Amazon strikes again, with a limited time offer, running until Sunday 10/27/21 at 11:59pm pacific time [or earlier if sold out]. This particular offer is a Jabra Elite truly wireless sale with a soccer team (11) of options in different colors.

Essentially three different models are on sale, each available in multiple colors:

+ 65t for $60

+ 75t for $120

+ 85t for $180

Thursday: BOSE takeover at Amazon!

It’s a BOSE takeover day at the Amazon Gold Box daily deals running until 10/14/21 at 11:59pm pacific [or earlier if sold out].

They include the Bose Sleepbuds II for $199, the QC ANC earbuds for $199, the Sport truly wireless for $149, the open sport truly wireless for $179, the QC35 II ANC/bluetooth over-ears for $249 ($30 more for the headset variant), various audio-playing sunglasses, and more…

Thursday: Voza electrostatic hybrid over-ears with Voza earphones for $49 + S&H

It’s a kinda-electrostatic day at the Meh daily deal running until Thursday 10/14/21 at 11:59pm eastern time [or earlier if sold out]. It is the new condition closed-back wired Voza over-ear Electrostatic Hybrid headphones bundled with Voza earphones, all together now for $49 plus shipping. Shipping is free only if you are a paying Meh-member.

Fun fact: reddit user “obokan” is quoted in the product description for his definition of electrostatic drivers. One more benefit when posting at r/headphones, you may become Meh product-description famous 😉

Tuesday: Senal SMH-1200 Studio Headphones for $60

If you are looking for a Sony MDR-V6 / 7506 type of a headphone but with a more modern (?) twist, good until Tuesday 10/12/21 at 11:59pm eastern time, you can have the new condition wired closed-back over-ear Senal SMH-1200 studio headphones for $60 with free US shipping at B&H Photo in your choice from three color options.

As of the time of writing this averages 4.1 out of 5 based on 106 customer reviews. It includes two detachable cables (coiled and mobile), the obligatory 1/4″ adapter, a storage pouch and a 3-year warranty…

Massdrop X Sennheiser PC-37X gaming headset for $95

Sennheiser gamers of the world, unite and take over! For a limited time, Massdrop is offering the new condition Massdrop X Sennheiser PC-37X gaming headset for $95 with free US shipping and a two-year manufacturer’s warranty…

This is a limited time offer, I do not know when it expires…

1More Tripler Driver Closed Over-Ears for $150

They may look like open-back headphones but that’s just the styling. They are actually closed! And they are on offer right now at Massdrop.

“They” are the new condition wired closed-back over-ear 1More Tripler Driver [not to be confused with their more famous in-ear Triple Driver model] for $150 with free US shipping.

This is only available in the gold color scheme. Bling-bling baby!

All sales are final on this offer. No mention of warranty in the listing. This is expected to ship mid-October 2021.

Monday: Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO (80 ohm) for $129 AC

And they are back again, Beyerdynamic at the Newegg daily deals, good until Monday October 11 in 2021 at 11:59pm pacific time, you can have the new condition wired closed-back over-ear Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO (80 ohm) for $129 with free US shipping after using limited-time promo code SS2AAZAA24 over there. This is sold and shipped by NewEgg actual.

Are you ready for some treble piercings? 😉

Thursday: Beyerdynamic Custom Gaming for $149

Beyerdynamic makes a …dynamic return at the Newegg daily deals, running until 10/7/21 at 11:59pm pacific time you can get the new condition closed-back Beyerdynamic Custom Gaming headset for $149 with free US shipping and 30-day returns, sold and shipped by NewEgg actual. No promo code needed for this offer. Up to three pairs per customer at the sale price…

I don’t have this one, but I posted a few years ago a text and pictures unboxing of another headphone in the custom line (custom face plates), the Custom Street On-Ears…

Monday: Beats Studio 3 ANC/BT Over-Ears for $170

If BEATS and BOSE don’t break your audiophile-bones, running until Monday 10/4/21 at 11:59pm pacific time, Amazon USA is offering the new condition closed-back over-ear Beats Studio 3 ANC/BT headphones for $170 with free US shipping and up to three pairs per customer at the sale price…

Speaking of Amazon, running at the same time there’s a storage sale that includes memory cards and external storage (HDD/SSD) and more, because those digital files have to go somewhere 😉

Friday: 1More Truly Wireless for $30

1More takes the mantle from Beyer-Dee at the NewEGG daily deals for Friday 9/24/21 with their pod-style ESS-3001-T truly-wireless going for $30, sold and shipped by the official 1More e-store upon NewEgg’s. These are bluetooth 5, with AAC (and of course lowest-common-denominator SBC), IPX5, with a charging case included. They promise up to 4 hours on their own and up to 18 hours with the charging case refills…

If you are a Beyer-Dee fan, fear not! They return to the Saturday daily deals (per the teaser over there) with the DT 990 PRO (250 ohm). The sale price will be revealed on Saturday…

Wedn: Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO (250 ohm) for $124 AC

Back to back Beyer-Dayz at the NewEGG dailies, running until Wednesday 9/22/21 at 11:59pm pacific time you can get the new condition wired closed-back over-ear Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO (250 ohm) for $124 after entering the $35 off limited time promo code shown over there…

Also part of the Wednesday offers is a 256GB Sandisk microSDXC for $32 and a 512GB Samsung for $87. Because the DAPs and PADs and phone/tabs and laptops and cameras too are hungry for more storage 😉

Tuesday: Beyerdynamic DT 1990 PRO (Tesla) Open Over-Ears for $349 AC

Beyer is making a …dynamic return to the NewEGG daily deals running until Tuesday 9/21/21 at 11:59pm pacific time, you can get the new condition wired open-back over-ear Beyerdynamic DT 1990 PRO (Tesla) for $349 after a $150 off limited time promo code shown over there… This is sold and shipped by NewEgg actual, not iffy marketplace sellers…

But that’s not all. The teaser for the Wednesday dailies shows that the DT 770 PRO (250 ohm) closed over-ears will be one of the dailies. The sale price will be revealed when it goes live over there…

Back to the Tuesday dailies, there’s two more items of potential related interest on offer:

+ AUKEY EP-T21S Move Compact II truly-wireless for $21

+ Klipsch Reference Theater Pack 5.1 Channel Surround Sound System for $289

Sunday: Beats Solo PRO, Klipsch R610F, Etc

Beats headlines the Sunday 9/19/21 Best Buy daily deals with their SOLO PRO closed-back on-ears with ANC/BT going for $180…

Audio action at the Sunday NewEGG dailies as well with the Corsair HS80 gaming headset for $140 after limited time promo code, and the KLIPSCH R-610F floor-standing speaker going for $179 after a whooping $210 limited time promo code shown over there…

Overstock Audio and Other Monoprice cables

If you are a fan of Monoprice cables, as of the time of writing they are running an Overstock sale that includes their 1.5ft premium 3.5mm 22AWG male-to-male cable for $1.79 and the Onyx 6-inch 3.5mm male to two 3.5mm female for $3.14…

There’s also DisplayPort, VGA, HDMI, and a giant 25ft extension HDMI cable and a 50ft RCA cable among others…

Unfortunately these are not “magic cables” because their prices are low 🙂

DK ebook: The Classical Music Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained for $2

If you are interested in Classical Music, or want to learn all about it, for a limited time, Amazon’s Kindle ebooks are having a sale on this 664-page DK ebook, “The Classical Music Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained” for $2. You can look inside (the Amazon “Look Inside” feature) and/or get a Kindle free sample to see how it is written/presented…

A few more ebooks of this series are also on sale

I do not know when these offers expire…

Tuesday: Beyerdynamic DT 770 (80 ohm) for $129 AC

Beyerdynamic makes its triumphant return to the NewEGG daily deals, running until 9/14/21 at 11:59pm pacific time (or earlier if sold out) they are offering the new condition wired closed-back over-ear DT 770 PRO (80 ohm) for $129 with free US shipping thanks to limited time promo code 93XRY53 entered at the NewEGG shopping cart during this limited-time promotion…

A LOT has been written about this model and its 880 and 990 cousins and the competition. The internet search button is your friend!

Monday: Samsung Galaxy Buds LIVE truly-wireless for $105

Good until Monday 9/13/21 at 11:59pm pacific time (or earlier if sold out) the four color schemes of the Samsung Galaxy Buds LIVE truly-wireless are on sale for $105 at Amazon by Amazon actual with up to three per color per customer…

As of the time of writing, these average around 4.5 out of 5 based on over 37,000 customer ratings over there…

PS: Beyerdynamic and Logitech headphones return in the Tuesday NewEGG daily deals. More on those tomorrow…

EU: Philips X2HR Open Over-Ears for 100 euro

For those shopping in the unUnited States of Europe, aka The European Onion, aka the European Union, Amazon Germany is having a limited time sale on the new condition open-back over-ear Philips X2HR/00 offered for 100 euro with free shipping in Germany and such…

At the same price, a dueling banjos sale, is the new condition Sennheiser HD 599 open-back over-ears…

Used Hifiman HE-400SE Open Planars for $131

Organic and manufacturer hype trains come and go in the world of audiophoolia, sometimes you get bang for the buck, sometimes you are just getting something to keep up with the Zeoses 😉

If you are planar-curious, but don’t want to drop big money, the new Hifiman HE 400 SE seems to be generating its own hype wave. Its new condition price at various sellers is $150 but if you are fond of paying even less, or helping “cycle” used headphones in the market, as of the time of writing, used prices start at $131 (“Used – Good” condition) at the Amazon website. Look for the USED options on the right-hand side of the desktop website…

If you have trouble locating the USED segment in Amazon’s ever-so-expanding product pages, this particular link automatically opens up popup-style the USED listing…

I haven’t yet jumped on this bandwagon but the price is definitely right on these. Stay tuned because I already have a backlog of headphonalia for blog-reviewing 🙂

PS: if you prefer new condition, you can get it for $150 at Amazon (links above) and at NewEgg (from the Hifiman NewEgg store)

Thursday: Mpow M12 TW for $15, Sennheiser HD 2.30i On-Ears for $18

Sennheiser picks up the baton at the NewEGG daily deals, good until Thursday 9/9/21 at 11:59pm pacific time you can have the new condition closed-back on-ear Sennheiser HD 2.30i for $18 with free US shipping after entering the limited time promo code CESE92D over there. This is sold and shipped by NewEgg actual…

The offer is only available on the white color scheme with the iOS button configuration. Keep in mind the buttons work, albeit partially, on other phones…

Also part of the Thursday dailies is the new condition Mpow M12 truly-wireless going for $15 with free US shipping. This one is sold and shipped by the Mpow Store at NewEgg. Despite the low price this is bluetooth 5.0 and the case charges via USB-C.

It also has the quick charge / quick use option, 10 minutes of charging gives you one hour of playback per the product page.

Wedn: Beyerdynamic Custom Game Interactive gaming headset for $155

Oooh we fell behind in posting, but until Wednesday 9/8/21 at 11:59pm pacific time, among the NewEGG daily deals you can get the new condition closed-back Beyerdynamic Custom Game Interactive gaming headset going for $155 with free US shipping, sold and shipped by NewEgg actual, with upto three per customer. This does not require a promo code 🙂

Monday: Panasonic TW, Anker, Sony M3

All of a sudden, the daily deals of various retailers decided to feature headphones! These offers below are for Monday August 30 in 2021:

At Woot, they have the new condition Panasonic RZ-S500W truly-wireless going for $38 with a 1-year Panasonic warranty. They must have a LOT of them because the limit is an unusually high 25 per customer. Which means after the daily deal is done, they will get recycled in the various other longer-running Woot Plus type of deals over there…

The leader of the pack at the Best Buy dailies is the new condition Sony WH-1000X M3 ANC/Bt over-ears going for $180…

Finally at Amazon, there’s a trio of Anker Soundcore Life closed-back over-ear wireless headphones going from $45 to $97~…

Meanwhile the teaser for Tuesday 8/31/21 at the NewEgg shellshockers show the return of Beyerdynamic’s over-ears, but also a 1More truly-wireless option. As usual, the prices will be revealed when the offers go live…

Thur: Beyerdynamic DT 1990 PRO Over-Ears for $459AC

Back to back Beyerdynamics at the NewEgg daily deals, this time around running until 8/26/21 at 11:59pm pacific time, you can get the new condition wired open-back over-ear Beyerdynamic DT 1990 PRO for $459 after using the limited time promo code 93XRV27 shown over there… Up to three per customer… Sold and shipped by NewEgg actual, not iffy marketplace sellers…

Wedn: Beyerdynamic Lagoon ANC/BT Over-Ears for $174

Among the NewEgg dailies, good until 8/25/21 at 11:59pm pacific time, it is the new condition Beyerdynamic Lagoon ANC/BT Over-Ears for $174 with free US shipping, up to three per customer. This is sold and shipped by NewEgg actual…

Sunday: Sony WH-1000X, Plantronics BackBeat, Bose ANC, Yamaha x Klipsch System Bundle, Etc

A couple of round-up sales among the Sunday 8/22/21 Woot daily deals include headphones. Offer runs until 11:59pm central or earlier if sold out!

The Erratic Audio sale [PRO marketing tip: don’t name a sale with a word that shared a root with “error” LOL] includes:

  • grade A refurbished Sony WH-1000X M4 ANC/BT over-ears for $180 with a 1-year 3rd-party (not Sony) warranty
  • new condition previous generation WH-1000X M3 for $200 with 1-year Sony warranty
  • grade A refurbished Sony WH-XB900N (XB = Extra Bass) ANC/BT over-ears for $100 with a 1-year 3rd-party (not Sony) warranty
  • Plantronics BackBeat Fit 6100 bluetooth over-ears for $65 with 1-year Plantronics warranty
  • Plantronics BackBeat Fit 350 earhook bluetooth earphones for $22 with 1-year warranty
  • grade A refurbished Sony WF-1000X M3 ANC/BT Alexa truly-wireless for $70 with a 1-year 3rd-party (not Sony) warranty
  • bluetooth speakers of different kinds from JBL and Sony

Then we have the Tech Favorite sale which includes the new condition BOSE QC35 II ANC/BT over-ears for $195 with a 1-year Bose warranty…

Then there’s this crazy bundle:
+ Yamaha TSR-700 7.1 Channel AV Receiver with 8K HDMI and MsicCast
+ Klipsch Reference 5.1 Channel Surround Sound System Bundle
+ together for $660
+ Klipsch items with 5-year warranty, Yamaha with 1-year

H&A Closed Over-Ear studio headphones for $13

Good until Sunday 8/22/21 at 10am eastern (or earlier if sold out) Adorama is offering as part of their daily deals the new condition wired closed-back over-ear H&A studio headphones for $13 with free US shipping…

As of the time of writing, these average 4.8 out of 5 based on just eight customer reviews.

Samsung Galaxy Buds PRO truly wireless for $127

The new condition Samsung Galaxy Buds PRO truly-wireless, in three color choices, are on sale for $127 with free US shipping at B&H Photo until Saturday 8/21/21 at 11:59pm ET (or earlier if sold out; however orders are not accepted during the Sabbath).

Elsewhere, running until Friday 8/20/21 at 11:59pm pacific, among the NewEgg dailies you can find the Corsair VOID ELITE SURROUND Circumaural Premium Gaming Headset with 7.1 Surround for $60 after promo code and you can score a 64GB A-Data microSDXC for $7, or less if you buy it in a combo-savings promotion shown over there…

Also at NewEgg’s they have the Anker Soundcore Life Q30 ANC/bluetooth over-ears going for $70 after promo code, and all sorts of other computer-related tech items…

We are not done yet, at the Friday 8/20/21 Best Buy dailies they offer:

+ Skullcandy Ink’d wired earphones for $7.49 on clearance

+ 512GB Samsung EVO microSDXC for $70 or 256GB for $45
+ feed the DAPs, the PADs, the phones, the tablets and the laptops!

Wedn: 3pk drawstring bags for $5 w/FS

This is a bit of an adventurous accessories but NewEgg is promoting house-brand-named accessories, and among their Shellshocker Dailies running until 8/18/21 at 11:59pm pacific time is a 3-pack of drawstring bags for $5 with free US shipping.

Check the specs over there to get a feel for the size to see which headphone(s) may fit inside. You can also use them for the other accessories (earpads, cleaning material, cables, etc)…

Thursday: Bose QuietComfort 35 II ANC/bluetooth Over-Ears for $189

Headphones return to the Meh daily deals, it is the new condition Bose QuietComfort 35 II ANC/bluetooth closed-back over-ears going for $189 with free shipping for members or flat shipping for non-members. Note however that these get a 90-day Meh warranty, not the usual Bose warranty. Not sure why…

Tuesday: 3pk of JVC exercise BT earphones for $18 + S&H

Tuesday is a volume buy day at the Meh daily deal, it’s a 3-pack of JVC bluetooth earphones of the exercise (sweatproof) kind for $18 plus shipping [free S&H for paying Meh members – sort of like their version of Prime]…

Then at the Best Buy dailies we find the Jabra Elite Active 65t truly-wireless going for $60…

And a HEADS UP, on Wednesday, the Beyerdynamic MMX 300 (2nd generation) gaming headset will be among the NewEGG dailies. The sale price will be revealed at 12:01am pacific on Wednesday over at NewEGG’s…

Monday: 1More sale (26 options, including $8 Piston Fit, $50 Triple Driver IEMs)

A big 1More sale is headlining the Amazon USA Gold Box deal of the day running until Monday August 9 in 2021 at 11:59pm pacific time (or earlier if sold out).

There are 26 options participating, headlined by the new condition 1More Triple Driver IEMs going for $50 with free US shipping. As of the time of writing, this averages 4.1 out of 5 based on 9800+ customer ratings…

There’s only one over/on-ear option, the Spearhead over-ears with 3.5mm and microUSB audio ports going for $50 with free US shipping…

Of the rest, they have:

+ 14 truly wireless options

+ six neckband bluetooth earphones

+ five wired earphones, including the well-known Piston Fit earphones going for $8 with up to five per customer at the sale price. I have this one but have not done a write-up on it yet…

But that’s not all. There’s more headphones in other daily deals, starting with the Best Buy dailies:

+ AirPods with charging case (latest model) for $114

+ Sony WH-1000X M3 ANC/bluetooth over-ears for $200

+ SiriusXM Commander Touch Satellite Radio Receiver for $40 with FREE Portable Satellite Radio Install (by Best Buy’s GeekSquad AudioTech)

Last but not least, at the NewEGG dailies we find:

+ Anker Soundcore Spirit 2 bluetooth necklace-style earphones for $17 after coupon

+ AUKEY truly wireless BT 5.0 for $26

Sunday: Bose SoundSport bluetooth earphones for $89

If Beats and Bose don’t break your audio bones (HA!) good until August 8 in 2021 at 11:59pm eastern time, you can get the new condition Bose Soundsport necklace-style bluetooth earphones for $89 with free US shipping at B&H Photo’s dailies thanks to an automatic in-cart $40 off coupon…

They have earhooks and are more of the stubby/shallow-insertion kind… But not like their older versions that did not attempt to create a seal on the ear (they have a “speaker protrusion” into the ear; they are useful like that in some situations).

UPDATE: among the Sunday Best Buy dailies they have the new conditino AUsounds AU Flex planar ANC earphone going for $100 with free US shipping…

Then we have at the Woot dailies the Airpods PRO truly-wireless earphones for $190 with flat shipping [free for Prime members]…

Saturday: Random Audio Sale with headphones includes JVC HA-RX330 Closed Over-Ears for $5

Portable Audio killed the Radio Star? It’s not a song but a music-gear meta-essay waiting to be written? Well, may be it has already been written. Regardless, I’m not going to be the one writing it 🙂

But we have lots of portable audio offers in the Woot Random Audio sale running until Saturday 8/7/21 at 11:59pm central {or earlier if sold out}:

A total of 25 products are participating in the sale including headphones and earphones, mostly of the “mass market” kind…

NOTE: there are too many items to check individually, some are new condition, some refurbished; I am not checking – check at the individual Woot product page for any item(s) you might be interested in…

  • Sony WH-710N ANC/bluetooth over-ears for $75 (we have a text and pictures unboxing of the previous generation model here)
  • Beats Solo PRO ANC/bluetooth on-ears for $145
  • Skullcandy Venue ANC/bluetooth over-ears (Grade A) for $70
  • Panasonic Retro Wireless ANC/bluetooth over-ears for $50 (we have a text-n-pictures unboxing of a previous similar model (without ANC))
  • four JBL wireless/ANC type of over-ears
  • Skullcandy Crusher bluetooth over-ears for $70
  • and yes, one wired closed over-ear headphone, the JVC HA-RX330 for $5 (up to ten per customer; 90-day Woot warranty)

There’s also a bundle of sorts, the AmazonBasics Gaming Headset with a separate PC desktop mixer, together for $23, up to two per customer, in new condition with a 1-year AmazonBasics warranty to boot. The price is right for accessory cannibalization? (includes one audio and one USB cable) 🙂

Also included in the random audio sale are eight name-brand truly-wireless earphones as follows:

  • two Sony, including the WF-1000X M3 for $70 (Grade A)
  • three “Grade A” from Samsung including the Buds Plus for $45, the Buds LIVE for $65, and the Buds PRO for $100
  • three JBL Tune as well

Then we have two necklace style bluetooth earphone options (Philips ActionFits ($17 to $26) and HyperX Cloud Buds for $32).

Finally, they have four JBL bluetooth speakers of the small to smaller size…

Friday: Beyerdynamic DT 880 PRO (250 ohm) for $184AC, Etc

Beyerdynamic strikes again at the NeWegg dailies, running until 8/6/21 at 11:59pm pacific time, you can get the new condition wired semi-open over-ear DT 880 PRO (250 ohm) for $184 after the limited time promo code shown over there…

The other dailies include an AUKEY EP-T31 truly-wireless bluetooth 5 set for $20, a 64GB TeamGroup microSDXC for $6.50 (further savings through an optional combined-savings-discount offer), a Denon AVR-X6700H 11.2 8K AV receiver for $2600 but you get a promotional $600 gift card with it, and more…