Archives for September 14, 2017

Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back Planars with Cipher Cable for $499

This is back on the sale train again for a limited time again. The new condition closed-back over-ear Audeze EL-8 planar-magnetic headphones with the cipher cable (lightning cable) are on sale for $499 with free shipping at They average 4.6 out of 5 based on 11 customer reviews over there. This is the black/silver Titanium, not Wood.

Bose SoundTrue Around Ears II for $99 [limit 3]

The new condition BOSE SoundTrue Around Ears II (closed-back over-ears) in the black/charcoal color scheme with the Apple mic/remote combination is on sale for $99 with free shipping at Amazon by Amazon actual with a limit of up to three pairs per customer.

These are wired-only headphones, no bluetooth, no ANC. They average 3.8 out of 5 based on 1100+ customer reviews and have 370+ customer reviews on them.

Monster N-Tune On-Ears for $18 w/free S&H

They are not going to win audiophile headphone of the year awards but then again, they only go for $18 with free shipping! It is the new condition closed-back Monster N-Tune On-Ears, available in over a dozen different colorful color-schemes for $18 with free shipping by the official Monster eBay store.

Limit up to ten units per customer. Not sure if it’s limit ten per color, or limit ten overall. They come with a 1-year warranty. They have a non-detachable cable.

Klipsch R6i In-Ears for $35 w/free S&H

Dell is running an Audio Sale and among the participating products is the new condition Klipsch R6i in-ears going for $35 with free shipping. As the “i” hints, this is an iOS 3-button mic/remote model. No coupon is needed, this is a clearance sale.

If you prefer the black color scheme instead, you can get it in certified refurbished condition by Beach Camera thru Amazon.

Used Hifiman HE-400S Planar Over-Ears for $205 [updated]

If you don’t want to wait for a future sale, or deal with the wild west of eBay Sellers, as of the time of writing, there is one unit available of the Hifiman HE 400S planar magnetic headphones in “Used – Good” condition (cosmetic imperfections; damaged original packaging) going for $205~ [WAS $211~] with free shipping by Amazon Warehouse Deals actual.

Koss KSC75 Clip-Ons for $11.70 [limit 3]

They are on sale! These goofy but highly praised Koss KSC75 clip-on open-back earphones are on a rare sale, going for $11.70, in new condition, at Amazon by Amazon actual with a limit of up to three pairs per customer.

They average 3.9 out of 5 based on nearly 2500 customer reviews, and have almost 50 questions answered, but keep in mind, some of the negative reviews are because people don’t understand what open back means 🙂 I picked up a pair of these during a sale a while back at a B&M store, but I’m “saving them” for an unboxing post before I use them 🙂

Free shipping for Prime members or with a $25+ order.

This sale ended: If you are going to have a $25+ order, you may also be interested in the official Koss 6-pack (three pairs) of replacement ear cushions going for $3.80. These are limit three sets per customer and they are an ADD-ON item, thus the $25+ order minimum.

[DEAD] Brainwavz HM5 Velor Memory Foam Earpads for $18

This lightning deal expired but these are recurring lightning deals, so if you missed them, they will likely return in the future…

Velour time until Saturday at 12:15am ET, you can get the new condition Brainwavz HM5 Velor Memory Foam Replacements Earpads for $18 with free shipping for Prime members (or with a $25+ order). Their price before the sale last night was $22.50. There is only one option in this listing, this black Velour. They average 4.6 out of 5 based on 730+ customer reviews.

[DEAD] Friday’s Offers: JLab, Bluedio, Cowin, Audio Technica, Brainwavz Velour, Etc [updated]

These daily deals expired…

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[DEAD] Pre-order new Philips X2HR Open Over-Ears

As of 9/18/17 recheck, the pre-order option disappeared…

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[DEAD] Friday: SoundPEATS Bluetooth earphones for $20

This daily deal expired…

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