Wedn (EU): Corsair Voidoid for 89 euro, Denon D1200 for 120

Audio gear return to the German Amazon first up with a Corsair sale that includes the Void Pro Gaming Headset (PC Dolby 7.1) going for 89 euro, and then there’s the return of the Polk and Denon sale that includes the new condition Denon AH-D1200 closed-back headphone for 120 euro… The other 16 items in the Denon/Polk sale are speakers and receivers of different sizes and prices…

PS: the Denon/Polk sale is in the Gold Box but it is not part of the daily deals, so I do not know when it will end. Those typically last for days, not a single day. But YMMV as always…

Thursday: Sennheiser HD8 DJ for $150, HyperX for $70

There are two headphone offers in the Thursday JAN-24-2018 daily deals as follows: At B&H Photo, they are offering the new condition closed-back over-ear Sennheiser HD 8 DJ headphones for $150 with free shipping, while at the Best Buy daily-deals they are offering a gaming headset, the HyperX Cloud II PRO (wired) for $70 with free shipping and/or free store pickup where it’s available and possible and such…

Monday: Beats Solo 3 (US), Sony Audio sale (EU)

It’s the return of the Beats Solo 3 on-ears at the daily deals of Best Buy with select colors going for $160 each in new condition. These are closed back with bluetooth technology…

Meanwhile the Amazon Germany daily deals include a dedicated Sony Hifi/Audio sale that includes of headphone interest:

+ SCP700 necklace-style sport wireless earphones for 44 euro (IPX4, various colors)

+ truly wireless for 212 euro, WI-1000 neckband-style for 174 euro

+ Walkman NW-WS62 for 121 euro (this is a combo mp3 player and necklace-style earphones)

+ also on sale, digital radio with bluetooth, multi-room speakers, etc

Wedn (EU): Libratone, Bose, storage, Etc

The Amazon Germany Gold Box for Wednesday too is loaded with audio-related offers and more…

+ Libratone Q Adapter bluetooth/ANC on-ears for 110 euro among others

+ Holy High truly wireless for 37 to 47

+ Bose QC20 in-ears for 129, QC25 ANC over-ears for 139 euro

+ storage sale including Samsung EVO microSD cards to feed your DAPs/PADs/phones/etc, and external hard drives and such

Woot Garage: Bose Soundlink, Focal Spark bluetooths, Etc

The recently launched Woot Garage sale including some headphone action in the Electronics department including:

+ Bose SoundLink On-Ear Bluetooths for $145
+ Focal Spark bluetooth in-ears for $38
+ COWIN E7 ANC/BT over-ears for $50
+ the above are new condition with 1-year manufacturer warranty

Meanwhile the Sennheiser HD1 earphones for $45 sold out before I noticed the sale was running. Something I wish I was IBM’s Watson so I wouldn’t miss things :

Tue (EU): Sony, Denon, Polk Audio sale, Nuraphone, Etc

The Amazon Germany Gold Box loves audio gear deals and their Tuesday rounds of offerings is loaded with them:

+ Sony Audio Gear sale includes:
++ MDR-XB-950-N1 ANC/BT over-ears for 100 euro
++ MDR-RF-895-RK for 57 [NOTE: the newer model RF-995-RK is a total disaster]
++ WF-SP-700N truly wireless for 135
++ various speakers and car audio too; there’s also an Echo + Sony bundle

+ Denon and Pork audio sale including the closed-back Denon AH-D1200 going for 129 euro, along with various receivers and speakers

+ also on sale Medion audio gear, Anker bluetooth speakers, computer speakers from Belkin, Trust, DOSS; Nuraphone AI headphones for 320 euro, 10″ Samsung Galaxy Tab A with LTE, Microsoft Surface and other techie sales

Mon (EU): B&O Play bluetooths, Beats Solo 3, Etc

Amazon Europe strikes again as their Monday Gold Box deals offer a number of headphone items:

+ Bang & Olufsen audio sale including H4 bluetooth headphones for 179 euro, and bluetooth earphones for 179 too

+ Beats Solo 3 wireless on-ears for 165 euro

+ Anker audio sale including Soundcore Spirit X bluetooth earphones for 25, ZOLO Liberty truly wireless for 50, etc

+ also camera gear, Huawei smartphones, smart gear, beverages, lots of music boxed sets [with lots of classical too],

Monoprice weekend Audio sale

Monoprice is taking audio more seriously these days [compared to their early days of 8323 and seashell earphone glory], and they have launched another 2-day Audio sale that includes a handful of Monolith products including some of their planar magnetic headphones: M1060 for $230, M1060C for $250, a quarter of amplifier, the Monolith Turntable for $200, various ANC/BT headphones on sale, along with a handful of earphones and such… In parallel, they also have a Home Theater sale

Wedn: Audio Technica Mx series, PreSonus, SE-315, Logitech headsets

A tech-heavy parade of offerings is what is happening during the Wednesday Amazon Gold Box and in addition to the computers, monitors, PC accessories, storage and such, they have an Audio and Instruments sale that includes the following headphones:

+ Audio Technica M20X for $34.50
+ M50X for $103
+ M60X for $150
+ these are closed-back wired over-ears studio-ish headphones

+ Presonus HD9 studio headphones for $55
+ Presonus audio interface for $105

+ Shure SE-315 for $119

+ PreSonus speakers, various music keyboards, BlueYeti and other mics, etc

In a separate Logitech Computer accessories sale they include a variety of G-series gaming headsets, along with keyboards, mice and the like

Scout them all at the Amazon Gold Box until Thursday at 3am eastern time [or earlier for any item that may happen to sell out individually]

Wedn: Polsen, Sony, Pioneer, Etc

Wednesday 11/28/18 is semi-audio day at the B&H Photo daily deals with the following offers expiring at 11:59pm ET on Wednesday [except for the flash sale which expires earlier]:

+ Polsen HPC-A30 closed-back studio headphones for $30

+ Sony ICD-SX2000 HiRes portable digital audio recorder for $150

+ ends 9am ET: Philips DDJ-RZ – 4-Channel rekordbox dj Controller with Integrated Mixer for $1599

Monoprice w/FS: USB DAC for $70, M560 Planars for $150, Etc

Monoprice has been very aggressive during the 2018 Black Friday season with their discounting offers. We have yet another round of discounts that went live today:

+ Monolith USB DAC for $70 w/FS

+ Monoprice M560 open over-ears for $150 w/FS; these offer the open/closed option

+ 2-Speed Bluetooth Turntable System with Stereo Speakers for $50 w/FS; this is a budget option, not to be confused with the Monolith turntable

+ 10,000 mAh Portable Cell Phone Charger for $13 w/FS

UPDATE: I don’t want to fill up the website with Monoprice posts, so I’m appending two more offers here:

+ Monoprice SB-100 2.1-ch 36in Soundbar with Built In Subwoofer, Bluetooth, Optical Input, and Remote Control for $40 with free US shipping

+ Strata Home by Monoprice Stainless Steel Electric Kettle, 1.7 Liter for $20 with free S&H
+ you can use this to test the noise cancelling feature of headphones and also how much outside noise/sound gets into open/semi-open headphones and also to test the seal of closed-back and in-ears? 🙂

+ Monoprice MP-65RT 6.5in and Ribbon Tweeter 2-Way Bookshelf Speakers (Pair) for $35 with the all-important free standard US shipping since speakers take up space and they are not exactly feather-weight shipping-fees-wise…

$30 off select BOSE wireless headphones

For a limited time, a mix of BOSE over/on-ear and earphones [and other audio products] are having a $30 off instant savings promotion at various authorized dealers such as New York’s B&H Photo

Wedn (EU): Sony Audio sale: ZX330-BT, PS-HX500, Etc

Amazon Germany is picking up momentum once again in their Gold Box deals and for Wednesday November 14 in 2018 they are offering among others a Sony Audio sale that includes among others:

+ MDR-ZX330 bluetooth closed-back on-ears for 45 euro

+ PS-HX500 turntable for 270 euro

+ CMT-X3CD micro system for 100 euro [AC powered], party speaker, car audio and more!

PS: also part of the Gold Box, if you want to feed your DAPs and PADs, there is a Samsung EVO Select U3 sale with memory cards ranging from 32GB to 256GB and prices ranging from 11 to 75 euro. The 128GB option is the bang for the euro-buck option…

Wedn: Samson Podcasting Pack (w/SR-850) for $70

Good until Wednesday 10-31-2018 at 11:59pm ET, New York’s B&H Photo is offering as part of their daily deals the new condition Samson Podcasting pack for $70 with free shipping. This includes the semi-open SR-850 over-ear headphones along with the C01-U PRO USB studio condenser microphone, and a carrying case that fits both of them inside [see gallery picture #2 over there].

If on the other hand you only want the SR-850, which is a very serviceable (albeit not polished or impressive) headphone for the price, it is currently on sale for $29~ at B&H Photo and also Amazon actual

We have in-fact a text and pictures unboxing of the headphone itself ~ not the podcasting pack. It is very spartan as it befits the price 🙂

One thing to note, the cable is long but it is 3.5mm…

Tuesday (EU): Sennheiser Momentums, Sony, Denon, Polk, JBL, Sonos, Gaming, Etc

Amazon Germany has launched a whole lot of deals for Tuesday OCT-30-2018 on various things, including, of audio/headphone interest:

+ select Sennheiser Momentums on sale:
+ M2 AEBT (bluetooth, closed, over-ears) for 219 euro
++ Momentum 2.0 closed over-ears with Apple buttons for 120
+ CX 7.00 bluetooth neckband earphones for 80
+ the Momentum name remains in most of the world; the US Sennheiser changed it because of legal/naming issues

++ Mixed Audio Sale includes:
+ Denon AH-MM440 (walnut wood) closed over-ears for 240
+ Denon AH-D2100 over-ears for 139
+ Denon AH-C821 in-ears for 100
+ various Polk and Denon speakers, soundbars, etc

+ Sony sale including the ZX-330 BT closed bluetooth on-ears for 45, PS-HX500 turntable for 280, various speakers, micro HiFis, etc

+ JBL Control Wireless Bluetooth speaker for 179 euro

+ SONOS ONE with Philips LED Starter Kit bundled together for 269 euro

+ various modern HAMA internet radios some with CD players, some with streaming support, DAB, bluetooth, FM, WLAN, multiroom, etc with prices ranging from 100 to 269 euro

++ Feed your DAPs, Save your FLACs!
+ Samsung EVO Select microSD sale going from 32GB to 256GB (11 to 75 euro; best value per GB are the 128GB and 64GB)
+ big Sandisk sale includes 128GB and 200GB Ultra microSDXCs, along with 64GB Transcend microSDXC; also SSDs and external HDDs for your digital music collection or backups or transfers

+ PC and Gaming Sale including gaming headsets from Logitech and Trust

+ lots of technology and computer deals, and Samsung and LG HDTVs too, see them all at the Amazon Germany Gold Box
+ for EU residents, VAT is included and no customs are collected on delivery

Thur: Pioneer Triple Play for $319 (HRM-5 headphones, Active Monitors, DJ)

What if you wanted a bit of everything? Studio headphones, active speakers, and a DJ controller? Good until Thursday OCT-18-2018 at 11:59pm eastern time, New York’s finest B&H Photo is offering this Pioneer bundle for $319 with free shipping. For that you get:

+ HRM-5 Studio Headphones
+ pair of DM-40 two-way active monitors
+ DDJ-WeGO4 Digital DJ Controller

Audio and Musical Instruments as part of Prime Day 2018 sales

The Prime Day sales include a dedicated Audio and Musical Instruments sale that includes a trio of famous Audio Technica “Studio” headphones, the M30X for $52~, M40X for $74~, and the M50X for $112~. There’s also a few AT turntables and mics, JBL speakers, the Shure SE-112 BT1 bluetooth earphones for $69, a budget “getting started” electric guitar kit for $75 (Prime shipped), and various other guitars and musical instruments.

Separately, they are offering the new condition nuraphone smart headphones for $299 with free shipping…

Wedn Daily Deals: SteelSeries, Fender Maestro

Among the Best Buy daily deals for Wednesday 5/16/18 you can get the new condition SteelSeries Arctis 5 Dota 2 Limited Edition Wired Stereo Gaming Headset for $90 with free shipping or free store pick up if it’s available at a nearby Best Buy store.

Meanwhile the Gold Box daily deals include Gibson acoustic guitar bundles for $90 to $115. These are part of their Maestro line and include starter pack accessory and a six month prepaid online lesson.

Audio Deals round-up: JBL, KEF, Logitech, Etc

There’s some non-headphone related deals currently in progress with a variety of audio gear at Amazon, so this post rounds them up right here…

+ Pair JBL Arena B15 Black Bookshelf & Surround Speaker with Special Edition Grilles & Logo for $79 (up to four pairs per customer at the sale price)

+ JBL Arena S10 Black 10″ 100W Powered Subwoofer with Special Edition Grilles & Logo Black for $109 (up to four per customer)

+ KEF Q100 Bookshelf Loudspeakers – Black Oak (Pair) for $249

+ Logitech Z207 2.0 Multi Device Stereo Speaker for $24 (up to three per customer)

+ three color options of the Anker SoundCore 2 portable bluetooth speakers for $30 each

Monoprice sales: up to 50% off Bookshelf, Metal On-Ears $18 shipped, refurb Monolith 7×200 HT PA for $1300

Monoprice has a number of promotions currently in progress as follows:

+ Metal Closed-Back On-Ears, PID 18515, for $18 with free standard US shipping
+ the free shipping is important because you can append things to the order and their S&H fee will be partially or fully “absorbed” by the free shipping promotion

+ up to 50% off Monoprice Bookshelf Speakers, prices range from $28 to $250
+ no coupon code, the price you see is the price you pay

+ Spring Upgrade Sale includes a handful of mobile 3.5mm audio cables starting at $0.95, along with 3.5mm extension cables, and 3.5mm to RCA cables

+ factory refurbished / B-stock Monolith 7×200 Watts Per Channel Multi-Channel Home Theater Power Amplifier for $1300 plus shipping, PID 18682

[DEAD] Klipsch RP-280FA Floorstanding Speaker (Single, Walnut Veneer) for $490

As of a 4/11/18 recheck, the sale is over…

Klipsch is decidedly more famous for their speakers than their headphones, and at the moment their Klipsch RP-280FA Floorstanding Speaker (Single, Walnut Veneer) is on sale for $490~ with free shipping by seller “Acoustic Sound Design Factory” with the orders fulfilled by Amazon, so Prime shipping for members. They average 4.9 out of 5 based on 20 customer reviews and they have over 30 answered questions.

[DEAD] Sunday: Samson SR850 + C01U PRO Microphone for $75

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[DEAD] 88-key Williams Legato Plus Digital Piano Beginner Package for $230

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Big KEF Sale on Audio Gear

KEF has launched a sale on select audio gear at their website and a number of those (but not all) have been price-matched at Amazon. As usual, price-check any products whose prices and price-ranges you may not be familiar with. The M400 on-ear headphones for $80 are sold out and cannot be ordered at the moment.

Audio Bundle: Audio Technica AT-LP120BK-USB Turnable with Mackie CR3 Speakers Pair and extras for $299

It’s always fun to contrast big and small, so from a $4 USB-C adapter we go to a $300 bundle of a turntable and a pair of speakers along with assorted accessories. Okay, let’s start from beginning…

The new condition Audio Techica AT-LP120BK-USB goes for $299 on its own in new condition at authorized AT dealers. For the same price, Beach Camera is bundling it with a pair of Mackie CR Series CR3 3″ Creative Reference Multimedia Monitors, and an RCA cleaning kit through Amazon. It ships directly from Beach and it is not Prime eligible.

The speakers on their own go for $100.

[DEAD] Sunday Daily Deals Round-Up: MEE T1N1 for $80, Onkyo, Klipsch + Pro-Ject, AKG 12-channel amp for $49, Etc

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Bose Acoustimass 6 Series V Home Theater Speaker System for $499

If you are a fan of Bose, Adorama is currently offering for a limited time the new condition Bose Acoustimass 6 Series V Home Theater Speaker System for $499 with free expedited shipping. You also receive $25 in promotional rewards which you can spend in future purchases at Adorama, an authorized BOSE dealer.

[DEAD] Sunday: Monoprice Select 2.5″ 2-Way Bookshelf Speakers for $29 with free shipping after coupon

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Sunday is here, and the coupon 15DAY gets you 15% off orders without any minimum purchase amount, making the new condition Monoprice Select 5.25″ 2-Wah Bookshelf Speakers drop from $34.46 to $29.29 with free US ground shipping included. Comes out to almost the same price as the Fri-Saturday coupon! These are passive speakers. Check customer reviews and answered questions over there for more details.

Wedn Speakers (And More): Tascam VL-S3 for $50, refurb Klipsch The Three (Ebony) for $340

Speakers are open-front headphones you don’t put on your head, but instead keep them on nice stands a few feet away. It reduces the wear and tear on the earpads this way 🙂

There are two speaker daily deals today! Good until Thursday 3am ET, the certified refurbished Klipsch Heritage Wireless The Three Play-Fi Bluetooth Speaker (Ebony) is offered for $340 by Woot with the order fulfilled by Amazon. This is sold on Amazon, not Woot [it can get confusing since most of Woot’s own website orders are also fulfilled by Amazon these days].

Good until Wednesday at 11:59pm ET, on the budget side of things, B&H Photo is offering the new condition Tascam VL-S3 14W + 14W 3″ Powered Studio Monitor (Pair, Black) for $50 with free shipping, which is nice, because speaker shipping is definitely not cheap!

UPDATE: also on sale is the new condition Pioneer Elite Audio & Video Component Receiver, black color scheme, model VSX-LX102, for $285 with free shipping by Amazon actual with up to three per customer at the sale price.

This is not a headphone DAC/amp, so I’m appending it to this “off topic” round-up, the open-box Pro-Ject Box E Digital-to-Analog Converter is available for $72 with free shipping by Best Buy on eBAY…

Amazon TAP portable speaker for $100 (or five $20 installments)

On the smart speakers front, the Amazon TAP Alexa bluetooth speaker has flattened out to $100 with free shipping.

Or optionally, the Amazon product page may offer you an option to pay for it with five $20 installments. This is not a credit card, because you need a valid credit card that will be charged the first installment right away. So it’s a fairly low risk for Amazon. If you are eligible for this, you will see something like this above the iconic “Add to Cart” button:

Buy TWO Sonos ONE speakers for $348

Amazon has a high profile offer that gets you a $50 Amazon plastic gift card if you purchase this 2-Pack of Sonos ONE speakers for $398. Sonos speakers are single units, unlike conventional speakers that work in pairs. Multiple units is when you want to use them in multiple rooms/locations.

But did you know that you can also get the discount by buying the speakers separately without having to get a $50 gift card? Simply add two units of the single speakers in the shopping cart and proceed to checkout. The shopping cart will automatically deduct $50 from your order total for every two Sonos One speakers it sees. Here’s a screenshot of the relevant part:

The LOL Marketing Segment
Sony is a popular brand. Sonos is a popular brand. So why not create a brand name called …Sonas? 🙂

JBL and Harman offer up to $50 off coupon with email sign-up [NEW customers only]

The official JBL online store is offering a variable-discount coupon if you are willing to sign-up for their email newsletters. The amount of the discount will depend on your order total. The best discount is $50 off orders of $550+, while the smallest discount is $10 off orders of $150+. Or $30 off orders of $350+.

The coupon is for NEW customers only. Promotion ends March 31st in 2018. Cannot be combined with other offers or discounts or marked down items.

The same offer is also available for the Harman Audio official store. I do not know if these have the same customer database or they are separate. Their websites seem to have similarities but I haven’t tested this.

JBL is owned by Harman and Harman has been recently purchased by Samsung.

[DEAD] Audio Gear: refurbished Klipsch Heritage The Three Wireless Tabletop Stereo System for $320

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[DEAD] Monday: 25% off $300+ at Monoprice with coupon

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[DEAD] Monoprice Weekend Coupons: New Closed Planars NOT eligible, but Monolith Turntable IS eligible

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