Used JLab Epic earbuds for $10

The JLab Epic wired earbuds, in the black/gray color scheme, are currently available in “Used – Very Good” condition for around $10 by Amazon Warehouse Deals. They average 3.9 out of 5 with nearly 500 customer reviews, which they share with their wireless counterpart.

Buy Creative Soundblaster E3 for $130, Get Hitz MA500 in-ears for FREE

The Creative Store has another offer. If you purchase the Creative Soundblaster E3 portable DAC/amp for $130, you can add to your shopping cart the Creative Hitz MA-500 in-ears for FREE. When you add the E3 to the cart, you see the option to add the earphones for free.


GOgroove Audiohm Angled Earbuds for $13 w/free S&H

These go for $13 at, however, you don’t get unconditional free shipping unless you are a Prime member. If not a Prime member or planning a qualifying order of $35+, eBay comes to the rescue. “These” being the GOgroove audiOHM angled earbuds, in the green color scheme, offered for $13 with free shipping by BuySpree on eBay (99.4%) with a limit of 50 per buyer. Their claim to fame is perhaps their angled design, which helps them stay in some ears. They average 4.1 out of 5 with 1380+ customer reviews at Amazon.

Photive EB-10 sports bluetooth earbuds for $40

The Photive EB-10 sports bluetooth 4.0 earbuds are currently going for $40 and eligible for Prime shipping benefits at The seller of record is “Amazing Deals Online” with the order fulfilled by (thus the Prime eligibility). These average 4.4 out of 5 based on 94 customer reviews.

Philips Earhook earbuds (SHS3200/28) for $6 w/free S&H

No Prime membership, no minimum purchase amount needed to get free shipping for this $6 item. As part of the latest eBay deals, you can get the new condition Philips Earhook earbuds, model SHS3200/28, for $6 with free shipping from eBay seller “bigdeals” (99.3%) with a limit of five per buyer. Over 2900 units sold so far from this listing.

These over 2000 customer reviews at where they average 3.7 out of 5.

Altec Lansing MZX436 Bliss earphones for $9 w/free S&H

On the single figures front, available in red or pink, you can get the new condition Altec Lansing MZX436 Bliss earphones for $9 with free shipping, with a limit of five per buyer. This is sold by eBay seller “BigDeals” with over 5000 of these sold through this particular listings. They don’t have a lot of reviews at but they seem to be doing well with those few.

Earphones Unlocked at Massdrop: Brainwavz S1 and Voxoa workout

Two earphones are fully unlocked at the moment at Massdrop. The Brainwavz S1 are $40 shipped and the Voxoa Workout Bluetooths for $81~. Both expire in about six days from today (today = blog-posting time).

Febr 8-14 (B&M): Audio-Technica SonicFuel 360 earbuds for $30

The Audio-Technica SonicFuel 360 earbuds with a hook are going to be on sale for $30 per pair at Staples brick and mortar stores between February 8-14 in 2015. These look like they may be in-store only offers, because the two SKU numbers shown in the circular ad (1017400, 1017399) cannot be found on their website.

Refurbished Sony MDR-AS40EX earhook-style earbuds for $15

The Sony MDR-AS40EX earhook-style earbuds are currently available manufacturer refurbished with a 90 day Sony warranty for $15 with free shipping by dealfisher on eBay and by dealfisher fulfilled by (usual free shipping terms apply, 2-day for Prime or with $35+ order for non-Prime).

Massdrop: Blue Ever Blue 328R unlocked (also Aune X1 Pro, FocusRite)

A new wave of offers is up and running at members-only shopping site Massdrop. One of them is fully unlocked, the Blue Ever Blue 328R earbuds for $20 plus $2 shipping. These are actual earbuds, not in-ears. There are two more items, not fully unlocked as of the time of writing: the Aune X1 Pro DSD DAC/Amp could go for as low as $170 shipped while the FocusRite 2i2 could go for as low as $120 shipped.

[DEAD] Monday Lightning Deals: Harman Kardon, Brookstone, iKross

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Used Flower Concepts earbuds for $4.60

Another way to put that Prime membership to work, the Flower Concepts metal earbuds are currently available in “Used – Very Good” condition for $4.60 at Amazon Warehouse Deals by AWD actual. There are no customer reviews, so perhaps these are best suited for the curious and the reviewers/testers/comparers.

[DEAD] Amazon Premium Earbuds for $12 (limit 3)

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JayBird BlueBuds X Sport Bluetooth Earbuds for $130

Very likely the whole “new year resolutions” thing is triggering a wave of sales of sports and exercise earphones. Case in point, the JayBird BlueBuds X Sport Bluetooth sports earbuds are on sale for $130 at and Best Buy (eBay store) (limit 10).

These average 3.8 out of 5 based on 2700+ customer reviews at, and if you have any questions about them, they have over 300 peer-answered questions (there is a search box on the right side of the box, you don’t have to read them all!).

New arrival: JLab Epic Bluetooth 4.0 sports earbuds for $100

It is raining new headphones of all kinds these days. Case in point, a new arrival at, ready to ship for $100, the JLab Epic Bluetooth 4.0 sports earbuds, with Sweat & Waterproof IPX4 rating, earhooks, carrying case, two different sets of different type of eartips, and a promise of up to ten hours of battery life (the description says this is because they have a 135 mAh battery).

[DEAD] Monday: MEelectronics sale: M6 for $11, M6p for $17, S6p for $22, Atlas On-Ears for $35

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[DEAD] Motorola S11-Flex HD bluetooth headset for $59

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Massdrop: Yuin Pk3 Earbuds unlocked for $29

The Massdrop action continues, rain or shine it seems. Right now, fully unlocked as the Yuin Pk3 Earbuds going for $29 with free shipping (that’s the lowest price possible under their tiered system). Ends in about five days from today. Not fully unlocked, with a lowest price possible of $431 is the Little Dot MK IV SE Headphone Amplifier, which offers a choice of 110V or 220V during checkout.

MEElectronics M9 earbuds for $8 w/free S&H

Back to NewEgg’s offers, good until the end of day on 1/1/15, they have the new condition MEElectronics M9 earbuds for $8 with free Super Eggsaver shipping (the slowest option), with a limit of five per customer. No mic/remote.

Sennheiser MM30i in-ears for $28 with free shipping

The Sennheiser MM30i in-ears are currently one of the featured eBay deals, going for $28 with free shipping for all by Sonix Electronix on eBay with a limit of five per customer. It goes for $30 at but if you are not a Prime member, you don’t get free shipping.

Groupon: 10% off with coupon includes Audio Gear

Groupon is offering 10% off Groupon Goods products with coupon SALE10 until late on 12/30/14. This includes headphones and audio gear among many other things.

With the 10% off discount deducted (I am doing the math in my head, so there may be math errors), you can get:

  • Monster N-Tune On-Ears for $81
  • Noontec Hammo Over-Ears for $59~
  • Photive X-Bass Bluetooth for $40~
  • Etymotic MC3 in-ears for $45
  • Panasonic RP-HJE-120 earbuds for $4.50
  • and more

Tanga Clearance sale: Sennheiser MX 365 earbuds or Philips Android in-ears for $12 w/free S&H each and more has an end of year headphone clearance sale featuring nearly 40 different sub-$100 earphones and headphones, mostly from non-mainstream and non-audiophile brands. The online ones over $100 are Beats. About half of them come with free shipping. Some potentially interesting ones:

+ Sennheiser MX 365 Stereo Earbuds (brown only) for $12 w/free S&H
+ Philips SHE7005A/28 In-Ears for Android for $12 w/free S&H
+ Logitech Ultimate Ears 200 in-ears (red or purple, I can’t tell) for $14 w/free S&H
+ Scosche Realm RH600 On-Ears (white) for $29 + shipping (similar price fulfilled by Amazon)

The clearance ends in very early January 2015, or earlier for any that happen to sell out.

[DEAD] Friday: Sony ZX110 for $8, ZX110AP for $17, AS200 for $8

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B&M Dec 21-27: Audio Technica sport-fit and core-sport earphones for $5 each

According to the Staples Weekly Ad for the week of December 21-27 (2014) posted on their website under the “Weekly Ad” section, their brick and mortar stores will have the “Audio Technica sport-fit and core-sport headphones” for $5 per pair. The picture shows a pair of earphones and says assorted SKUs but does not specify which particular models are participating. This will likely get clarified on Sunday Dec-21-2014 when the deals go live. Not all their stores carry these, so it is definitely a YMMV.

[DEAD] Thursday’s limited time offers: Bluedio Bluetooth, Sony sports earbuds, etc

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Sennheiser CX200 for $20 + S&H or MM30i for $30 w/free S&H

B&H Photo of New York has two specials on Sennheiser earbuds, the CX200 Street II go for $20 plus shipping, while the MM30i (iOS) go for $30 with free shipping. If your order total is $49 or more, you get upgraded to free expedited shipping for your whole order.

[DEAD] Friday’s Lightning Deals: MEelectronics Crystal In-Ears, Atlas On-Ears

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Refurbished Plantronics BackBeat Go Bluetooth earbuds for $30

The first generation Plantronics BackBeat Go Bluetooth earbuds are available as manufacturer refurbished as one of the eBay Deals for $30 with free shipping. The eBay seller is “bigdeals” (99.4%). Limit 50 per customer.

[DEAD] Friday’s Lightning Deals: ATH-M50x + Tascam, VModa LP2 Vocal, Senn HD380, MEelec M6p

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[DEAD] Thur Lightning Deals: MEelectronics AirFi AF62, AB On-Ears, AT-CKM55, AR, etc

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Woot Plus headphone sale (ends by 12/2/14)

Woot Plus has another heapdhones and earphones sale, this one ending by 12/2/14 at 12am Central time, featuring 17 different headphones and earphones from different brands (the only one that sold out so far is the AKG K840KL for $85). The headliner of the remaining ones is perhaps the new condition Sennheiser RS-120 RF Wireless for $70 with a limit of 2 per customer. Shipping is $5 flat as usual. Due to time constraints I can’t list and price-check the rest of them.

[DEAD] Wedn Lightning Deals: Thinksound, B&O, Outdoor Tech, SMS Audio

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Used Sennheiser MM30i earphones for $18

The Sennheiser MM30i earphones with 3-button mic and remote are currently available in “Used – Very Good” condition for around $18 at Amazon Warehouse Deals (AWD) by AWD. Item is repackaged and something is missing (the description says “missing earbud cover / pad”)… They go for $30 in new condition. They average 4.0 out of 5.0 based on 132 customer reviews.

Sennheiser CX 300 II earbuds for $30

The Sennheiser CX 300 II earbuds are on sale for $30 at multiple authorized Sennheiser retailers including by Amazon actual (limit 3) and BuyDig.

Massdrop: UE CIEMs, Ultrasone HFI 580, Astrotec, Mousai

In addition to the previously mentioned AKG K7xx Massdrop edition, the following offers went live today. None of the ones mentioned below are fully unlocked as of blog posting time:

+ Ultimate Ears Custom In-Ear Reference Monitors as low as $750
+ Ultrasone HFI 580 Headphones as low as $138
+ Astrotec Lyra Earbuds as low as $100
+ Mousai MSD192 DAC as low as $300