[DEAD] Ends by Tue 3am ET: Sony MDR-1R-NC for $238

This daily deal expired before the full 24 hours expired…
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[DEAD] Starts Tue 10am ET: American Audio HP-550 Sale

This lightning deal expired, with 11% claimed and a price of $34… Per the schedule at the Amazon Gold Box, starting at 10am Eastern time on Tuesday 3/31/15, there is going to be a limited time sale on the American Audio HP-550 Foldable Headphones. These 57mm driver red-black have a pre-sale price of $43. I don’t know what the sale price is going to be – it will be revealed at 10am ET on Tuesday.

[DEAD] Monday: Life N Soul Bluetooth Over-Ears for $60

This deal of the day expired…
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[DEAD] Ends Mon 4pm ET: Sync by 50-Cent Wireless (Kleer) for $100 or Wired for $70

These two offers expired but the 50 Cent headphones are recurring lightning deals. But I obviously don’t know exactly when they will be offered again…
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[DEAD] Starts Mon 3am ET: Sony MDR-10R-NC headphone sale

This sold out before the 24 hours offer expired… In the Amazon Gold Box, starting at 3am Eastern on Monday 3/30/15, there is going to be a lightning deal on the Sony MDR-10R-NC headphones, with active noise cancellation. The sale price will be revealed at 3am ET over there. These average 4.3 out of 5 based on 58 customer reviews and 12 questions answered. The offer will end by 3am ET on Tuesday or earlier if they sell out.

[DEAD] Ends by Mon 1am ET: Sennheiser PX100IIi for $35 or MM400X for $115

This daily offer expired but these particular Sennheiser headphones keep resurfacing at Woot, so if you missed it, do not cry – they will probably return at some point in the future…
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[DEAD] Used Superlux HD681 for $23

As of 3/29/15 recheck, these got scooped up at $23… The semi-open Superlux HD681 headphones are currently offered in “Used – Like New” condition for $23 by marketplace seller Kellards with the order fulfilled by Amazon through Warehouse Deals. The usual free shipping terms apply (Prime 2-day or with $35+ order). These headphones average 4.3 out of 5 with 260+ customer reviews.

Massdrop Unlocked: Superlux HD668B for $38~ shipped

Fully unlocked at members-only site Massdrop are the Superlux HD668B headphones offered for $33 plus $5~ flat shipping. This offer ends in about five days from today.

Also there, but not fully unlocked, are the Beyerdynamic Custom One Pro that could go as low as $165 shipped. This too have five days left from today (today = blog-posting date).

Nakamichi Over-Ear Headphones for $10

The Nakamichi Over Ear Headphones are currently offered for $10 by Beach Camera with the order fulfilled by Amazon so they are eligible for Prime shipping benefits. You can buy as many as you like. They average 3.7 out of 5 based on 21 customer reviews.

Massdrop exclusive AKG K553 unlocked for $140

The members-only (but free to join up) shopping club Massdrop continues their relationship with AKG with another exclusive model, the K553 Studio headphones, and they are currently offered for $140 with free shipping. This is the fully unlocked price. As the model name suggests, this is a closed-back headphone. This offer has a limit of 2400 units. As of the time of writing, 97 of them got sold. Offer ends in about seven days from today (today = blog posting date).

Sennheiser Momentum Ingress for $160 w/coupon

The official Sennheiser store is offering the Ingress edition of the Momentum On-Ears for 20% off when you use coupon code INGRESS by 4/10/15. The price is $200, so the coupon makes it $160. The Ingress edition has two different color schemes.

Speaking of Sennheiser, they just launched a free online magazine of sorts, the Bluestage.

[DEAD] Starts Thur 6pm ET: Velodyne vBold Over-Ear (Bluetooth) for $60

This daily deal expired…
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[DEAD] Thur: Sol Republic Master Tracks Over-Ears for $100

This daily deal expired…
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[DEAD] Thursday: Sol Republic Tracks On-Ears for $50

This daily deal expired…
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Samsung LeveL Over-Ears for $260

The brown-white color scheme of the Samsung Level Over-Ear headphones (ANC, Bluetooth as well) are currently on sale for around $260 with free shipping at Best Buy and Amazon and Best Buy on eBay. The Best Buy prices are part of a 4-day sale that ends by the end of day on Sat 3/28/15.

Refurbished Parrot Zik (first gen) + Hard Case + 1yr warranty for $220

The first generation refurbished Parrot Zik headphones along with a hard case and a one year warranty are available for $220 (was $250) in four different color schemes at Sonix Electronix. They have all the buzz words: Bluetooth, ANC, touch controls, custom apps… Price updated on 3/27/15.

This is the first generation. The latest model are the second generation which go for $400 regular price in new condition.

Sennheiser Momentum On-Ears for $88 (four color choices)

Now that the second generation Momentums are out, the first generation are having even more sales. Case in point, the Focus Camera eBay store is offering the new condition Sennheiser Momentum On-Ears for $88 with free shipping, with a limit of five per customer. Four different color options are available.

RHA SA950i On-Ears (scuffed package) for $35 w/free S&H

RHA itself (ships from MI) is offering new condition (unopened but dented packaging) RHA SA-950i on-ear headphones for $35 with free shipping thru Amazon.com. These ship from RHA, so everyone gets free shipping, however, they are not eligible for free 2-day prime shipping benefits. These average 4.2 out of 5 based on 77 customer reviews. They have a single-side detachable cable and the “i” in the model number indeed indicates an MFi product (made for iPhone/iPad/iPod with the familiar 3-button remote and mic combo).

[DEAD] Audio-Technica ATH-M30x + Fiio E6 for $78

As of a 3/25/15 recheck, this is no longer available in new condition for $78… However, it is available in “Used – Very Good” condition for $74~ by Amazon Warehouse Deals

The new condition Audio-Technica ATH-M30x headphones have a regular price of $70 in new condition, but if you happen to also want a Fiio E6 tiny portable headphone amp, there is currently a bundle by Sonix Electronix on Amazon for $78 with free shipping. The Fiio E6 goes for $27~ on its own.

[DEAD] Beats Executive Over-Ear ANC for $170

This daily deal expired…
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Refurbished V-Moda XS On-Ears for $121

The black V-Moda XS closed-back on-ear headphones are currently offered in third-party refurbished condition for $116 plus $5 flat shipping by Secondipity thru Amazon Warehouse Deals. Their regular new condition price is $200. They average 4.6 out of 5 based on 150 customer reviews.

New headphones from Amazon Basics: $45 Over-Ears

Amazon has more headphones under its house brand (“AmazonBasics”). They already released their on-ears, and now, coming out pretty soon are their new Over Ears with a $45 starting price. They are folding and have a detachable cable. Not a lot of details are known yet and they have zero customer reviews as of the time of writing. Their shipping estimate is the all encompassing “Temporarily out of stock”.

Refurbished ZAGG ZR-NC ANC for $23 w/free S&H

The ZAGG Z-ZR-NC active noise cancelling headphones are currently offered in refurbished condition for $23 with free shipping by Ocean Reef Electronics thru Amazon Warehouse Deals. They ship from Ocean Reef so everyone gets free shipping. They average 4.1 out of 5 based on just 13 customer reviews.

Used Audio Technica ATH-M10 for $22

With the announcement of the new M-0x line, Audio Technica now has plenty of headphone choices in this line-up. If of all those it’s the ATH-M10 the ones you are interested in, you can get them in Used condition at Amazon Warehouse Deals, with the “Used – Good” condition going for $22, and the “Used – Very Good” for $24.60~. These are fulfilled by Amazon, so the usual free shipping terms apply. These average 3.5 out of 5 based on 26 customer reviews.

[DEAD] In-stock (USED condition): Philips X2 for $279

As of 3/24/15 at 2:30am ET, the used options by AWD are sold out again… If you are comfortable with used headphones and you can’t wait a few more weeks, the Philips X2 over-ear open-back headphones are available in “Used – Very Good” condition for $279 at Amazon Warehouse Deals (AWD) by AWD actual. The new condition price is $300 with Amazon’s release estimate being “2-5 weeks”.

[DEAD] Used NVX Audio XPT100 studio for $69

As of a 3/24/15 recheck, these sold out at $69… The NVX Audio XPT100 studio headphones are finding themselves in some recommendation lists at the $100 closed-back neutral-ish category, and if you prefer buying used, they are currently available in “Used – Very Good” condition for $69 by Amazon Warehouse Deals. Their regular new condition price is $100. They average 4.6 out of 5 based on 54 customer reviews.

[DEAD] CAD MH310 studio headphones for $30 w/free S&H

This daily deal expired… One of their recurring deals are back, the CAD MH310 studio headphones are the Musician’s Friend deal of the day offered for $30 with free shipping. Offer ends by 8am ET on Friday or earlier if sold out.

Koss SP330 On-Ears for $100 (limit 5)

The Koss SP330 on-ear headphones, in frustration-free packaging, in new condition, are on sale for $100 with free shipping, with a limit of five pairs per shopping cart, at Amazon by Amazon actual. The standard packaging goes for $130. They average 4.2 out of 5 based on 38 customer reviews.

Used AKG K142 headphones for $48

The AKG K142 headphones are currently available in “Used – Good” condition for $48 with free shipping by Amazon Warehouse Deals. They average 3.5 out of 5 based on 58 customer reviews.

Used (open box) Hifiman HE-6 for $1000

Staying at Amazon Warehouse Deals, marketplace seller Gramophone is offering the Hifiman HE-6 planar magnetic headphones in “Used – Very Good” condition for $1000 with free shipping. These ship from Gramophone, not Amazon. The description of this listing over there says: “Open box. Packaging may be damaged. Store display model. Full factory warranty. We are an authorized dealer of every brand that we carry and have been in business for 40 years”.

Used MEelectronics KidJamz KJ15 for $5.50

Back to Amazon Warehouse Deals, where for around $5.50, you can get the MEElectronics KidJamz KJ15, model HP-KJ15-BK-MEE, in “Used – Good” condition. There are three listings as of the time of writing, so there might be some price pressure on them in the near future. Only the black color scheme is available at this price. They average 3.5 out of 5 based on 81 customer reviews.

Star Wars Headphones by SMS Audio start at $100

In a galaxy overlapping with ours, the officially licensed Star Wars on-ear headphones made and based on 50 Cent’s SMS Audio Street line, are currently going for as low as $100 in the Boba Fett color scheme, and $120 in either the Stormtrooper or Galactic Empire editions. These are offered by marketplace seller with the orders fulfilled by Amazon.com.

As always when shopping from marketplace seller, be sure to check upon them before buying. Fulfilled by Amazon has an extra layer of protection since you are dealing with Amazon Warehouses and Customer Service, but it’s up to you to decide where to draw the line in terms of risk/reward/returns and such.

[DEAD] Used Audio-Technica ATH-M30x for $39

This didn’t last long. As of a 12:12pm ET re-check, it got sold out (no, I did not buy it!)… If you want another way to get notified of new deals, you can also subscribe to our full-text RSS feed.

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[DEAD] Sol Republic Tracks On-Ear (University of Illinois) for $50

This sale ended… I don’t know if it is because of last night’s NIT blowout loss, but the University of Illinois version of the Sol Republic Tracks On-Ear headphones, part of their Collegiate Series, is on sale for $50 with free shipping, by a marketplace seller, with the order fulfilled by Amazon. There are many university options available. They average 4.5 out of 5 based on 36 customer reviews.

Philips X2 in “Temporarily OoS” [updated again]

As of a 3/18/15 AM recheck, the two Amazon Warehouse Deals used condition listings got sold out. The only one that remains is by a marketplace seller… UPDATE: they are in-stock in “Used – Very Good” condition for $280 at Amazon Warehouse Deals.

The open-back over-ear Philips X2 headphones now have a different shipping estimate at Amazon.com, it is “temporarily out of stock”. The previous time I checked it was “4-6 weeks”. The “temporarily out of stock” however is not guaranteed delivery, so if you want them to arrive very very soon, you may want to wait for a more deterministic status update over there.

These continue to pick up reviews, they average 4.7 out of 5 based on 70 customer reviews, with this one perhaps the most detailed of the negative (under 4 stars) reviews. They also have more questions answered if you are curious about them, now with 27 and a few more left hanging (unanswered).