Archives for January 26, 2018

Used Open Box Sennheiser HD 650 for $256

If of all the various Sennheiser options it is the HD 650 the one you want, it is currently available in “Used – Like New” open-box condition for $256 with free shipping by BLINQ through Amazon Warehouse Deals (AWD). This ships directly from Blinq and it is not Prime eligible. The new condition price is steady at $315 these days at authorized Sennheiser dealers.

The same seller has the all new HD 660S in Used Open Box condition for $438~ also through AWD.

Of note, upsetting the 600/650 truce is the Massdrop HD 6XX for $200 whose “drop” (aka offer) is currently inactive.

Sennheiser HD 820 gets July 2nd release estimate

Patience is a virtue! Massdrop has prepared you for this! The latest update on the release date of the all new Sennheiser HD 820 closed-back flagship headphone is now July 2nd in 2018 at reputable New York dealer B&H Photo.

IF you are interested in this or other newly revealed headphones, stay tuned to our on-going Headphone Tracker perma-post.

Pre-order new FOCAL CLEAR Professional ($1700)

NAMM trade shows typically do not bring out as many new headphones as does CES in Vegas, but that is not to say that there are no new headphones at NAMM either!

Following on the launch of the CLEAR, Focal is back with a “Professional” version of their open-back over-ear FOCAL CLEAR headphones. Some Melisandre red can be found on the interior of the new headphone and a starting price of $1699. Pre-orders are accepted at reputable and authorized dealers such as and B&H Photo. An exact release date is not yet available.

We have just added this new top tier headphone to our on-going Headphone Tracker which has been refilled/reloaded with all the new things that came out at CES 2018 [check our our round-up for a summary of sorts].

Pre-order new Mackie In-Ears (3 options, $100 to $200)

Mackie has revealed a trio of in-ears at the NAMM 2018 trade show and they are now available for pre-ordering, and with free shipping at Adorama as follows:

+ Mackie Single Dynamic Driver for $100

+ Mackie Dual Dynamic Driver for $150

+ Mackie Dual Hybrid Driver for $200

A lot of other audio and music gear have been revealed at NAMM 2018. You can see a visual summary of a lot of the new announcements and place pre-orders at Adorama.

[DEAD] Finally you can get the Monoprice Monolith products with a $50 off coupon discount

This coupon expired but hopefully it will return in the future for those who missed it…

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