Symphonized Wooden In-Ears drop to $16 again

The Symphonized wooden in-ears oscillate often between $25 and $16, and right now, three of the five color schemes have dropped to $16 again. You can buy as many as you like. The seller of record is the manufacturer with the order fulfilled by Amazon, so free 2-day shipping for Prime members.

Massdrop: Fiio X1, SMSL M8 DAC, BD MXP 50

New offers are up at members-only but free-to-join Massdrop. The following have 6-7 days to go. As of the time of writing they are not fully unlocked. They are:

  • Fiio X1 DAP could go as low as $85 shipped
  • Beyerdynamic MXP 50 iE iems as low as $33 shipped
  • SMSL M8 Desktop DAC (IN: USB, TOS/Coax, OUT: RCA) as low as $180 shipped

Yamaha EPH-100SL In-Ears drop to $88

The Yamaha EPH-100SL in-ears have now dropped to around $88 at Amazon by Amazon actual {corrected link}, with a limit of five per customer. However, the shipping estimate is a vague “ships within 1 to 2 months”, so if you need them by a specific date or occasion, keep that in mind. Often Amazon has a conservative estimate to prevent disappointments, so they may ship earlier but it is by no means guaranteed. They average 3.9 out of 5 based on 166 customer reviews and have 24 questions answered.

Massdrop Final Audio Design Grab Bag for $49 shipped

Members-only Massdrop is having another grab bag promotion. This time four different Final Audio Design IEMs of four different price levels are participating. One grab bag means you will get one of the four – randomly. You pay $49 with free shipping. Offer ends in 7 days or when 1000 units are purchased, whichever happens first.

The four IEMs participating:

  • Adagio II: 38% of units ($49)
  • Adagio III: 38% of units ($69)
  • Heaven II: 16% of units ($129)
  • Adagio V: 8% of units ($209)

So in the worst case scenario, you will receive the Adagio II. Also, if more than 500 units are purchased, Massdrop have three more advanced IEMs from the Final Audio Design line-up that will be added, one unit of each. So up to three lucky members will get an IEM of $350 or higher.

[DEAD] Onkyo IE-CTI300(S) In-Ears Sale for $50

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[DEAD] Ends Thur 2pm ET: Onkyo ES-CTI300 and A-Audio A41 for $50 each

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Massdrop unlocked: Grado SR80e On-Ears for $85

Grado action at members-only Massdrop, their SR80e on-ears are now fully unlocked for $85 with free shipping. A Grado representative (he gave an email address to be contacted at Grado) is participating in the discussion there and said “Massdrop is UNAUTHORIZED to offer Grado Labs products”. Of course you never know with the interwebs whether this is someone from Grado for real or someone trolling. I have no clue, so be sure to do more research if interested. Offer ends in about six days from blog-posting date.

A couple of other items got added there with 4-6 days to go, but they are not fully unlocked as of the time of writing:
* Unique Melody Miracle Universal IEMs could go as low as $730 shipped
* Beyerdynamic Manufaktur MMX300 could go as low as $288 shipped

[DEAD] Starts Sat 2pm ET: Audio Technica ATH-CKX7BK Sonic Fuel In-Ears Sale

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Amazon Premium In-Ears for $13 [limit 10]

The Amazon branded (not to be confused with AmazonBasics branded items) Premium in-ear earphones (they ones included with the ill-fated Fire Phone) are now on sale again, going for $13 per pair, in new condition, with a limit of ten per customer at Amazon by Amazon actual. They average 3.7 out of 5 based on nearly 1500 customer reviews. Their claim to fame is a magnetic clasp when you bring them close together (for storage and transportation).

JBL J22i in-ears for $14 w/free s&h

We are going high and low today. On the low front, for $14 with free shipping, you can get the JBL J22i in-ears (the “i” for Apple remote) for $14 with free shipping at the NewEgg website, but the seller and shipper of the product is NuTrend. It is available in either Black or White. Offer ends by 9/16/15. It comes with a carrying pouch.

Tiered coupons at Creative Store (best is $50 off $250+)

The Creative (Labs) online store has a trio of tiered coupons _without_ any exclusions! They have headphones (over-ear and in-ears) and amps and other sound-related hardware. The coupons are as follows:

  • $50 off a $250+ order with GRAB50
  • $25 off a $150+ order with GRAB25
  • $15 off a $100+ order with GRAB15

Free shipping with orders of $35+. Some items are already discounted, the coupons are on top off those discounts. The coupons are limited time offers but it does not mention when they expire.

Brainwavz Delta IEMs for $16.50 with coupon (5 colors)

The Brainwavz Delta IEMs currently go for $22.50 in five different color schemes. For a limited (unspecified time), you can use coupon code X822HTJL to get $6 off their current price. As of the time of writing, this brings them down to $16.50. The orders are fulfilled by Amazon, so free 2-day shipping for Prime members. These have over 1200 customer reviews with an average of 3.8 out of 5. It has a 3-button remote/mic.

Francois et Mimi Elite Genuine Wood In-ears for $20

Some people like some wood on their earphones, and if so, the Francois et Mimi Elite Genuine Wood In-ears are currently on sale, in new condition, in retail packaging, for $20 per pair, sold by a marketplace seller but the order is fulfilled by Amazon so it is eligible for free 2-day Prime shipping. They average 4.8 out of 5 based on 33 customer reviews. Strangely they only have 4-star and 5-star reviews only.

Massdrop unlocked: JayBird BlueBuds X Sport for $121 [plus more new offers]

Added to the members-only Massdrop and already reaching the lowest price possible during this offer (aka fully unlocked) are the JayBird BlueBuds X Sport bluetooth in-ears going for $116 plus $5~ flat shipping. Also added, but not fully unlocked as of the time of writing, with 6-8 days left, are the following products:

* Musiland Monitor 02US Dragon DAC/Amp could go as low as $109~ shipped
* Colorfly C4 DAP could go as low as $508~ shipped
* Sony PHA-3 Portable DAC/Amp could go as low as $708~ shipped

[DEAD] Monday Lightning Deals: Ausdom, Pump Audio, TEAC, etc

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Massdrop Unlocked: AKG K99 for $35 [plus more]

The latest set of new offers at members-only Massdrop has the closed-back on-ear AKG K99 reaching their lowest offer price of $35 with free shipping, with seven days to go. With the same deadline, but not unlocked as of the time of writing of this post are the Shure SE215 Blue in-ears that could go as low as $115 shipped, along with a couple of amps:

* Little Dot MKIII Tube could go as low as $225 shipped
* GUSTARD H10 could go as low as $311.50 shipped

[DEAD] Onkyo IE-CTI300S In-Ears for $55

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Shure SE 215 in-ears + Fiio E12 head-amp for $180

We have two back to back Fiio bundles with the Shure SE 215 in-ears (black) at Adorama. We start with the SE215 bundled with the Fiio E12 Mont Blanc headphone amp for $180 with free expedited shipping.

Shure SE 215 in-ears + Fiio E6 head-amp for $101

The Shure SE 215 in-ears are fairly steady at $100, with rare discounting at authorized dealers, but sometimes we do get some deals, for example, $101 with free expedited shipping gets you the black SE 215 in-ears and the portable Fiio E6 headphone amp at Adorama [corrected the link].

Massdrop unlocked: Macaw GT100S IEMs for $58 [also added: Zik 2.0, Yuin PKs)

All three of the Massdrop items mentioned below expire in about seven days from blog-posting date. One of them is fully unlocked as of the time of writing, the Macaw GT100S IEMs go for $55 plus $3~ flat shipping. The other two are not unlocked yet, but they have plenty of time. The Parrot Zik 2.0 over-ears all-buzzword-team headphones could go as low as $328 shipped, while the Yuin PK2 earbuds (actual earbuds) could go as low as $50 shipped.

Shure SE846 IEMs + Astell & Kern AK Jr 64GB DAP for $1050

If you happen to want both the Shure SE 846 IEMs and also the 64GB Astell & Kern AK Jr digital audio player (and dac/amp), you can get them together bundled for $1050 with free shipping at Adorama. No coupons/rebates, just add to cart… Offer ends 8/30/15.

Westone UM Pro 10 in-ears for $100

And now the single-driver Westones are on sale as well, the UM Pro 10 in-ears go for $100 with free shipping at Adorama, available in either blue color scheme or the red color scheme… Offer ends by 8/31/15…

JBL J22a earphones for $10 shipped [limit 5]

JBL is almost giving these away, their JBL J22a (a for Android button) earphones are currently on sale for $10 with free shipping at with a limit of five per customer. No promo codes needed. Offer ends by 9/1/15.

Westone UM Pro20 for $190 or UM Pro30 for $280

Adorama has a couple of specials on Westone in-ears, with the offers expiring by 8/31/15. Here we go:

+ Westone UM Pro20 in-ears (dual driver) for $190
+ Westone UM Pro30 in-ears for $280 in either clear color scheme or smoke color scheme

[DEAD] Panasonic RP-TCM190 earphones for $8 w/free s&h [limit 5]

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Massdrop: Shure SE 535 IEMs, BeyerD T70p

Two new options have been added to members-only Massdrop, each has about seven days left (as of writing time), and they are currently not fully unlocked, but they have plenty of time to get there. The Shure SE 535 IEMs could go as low as $380 shipped, while one of the Tesla girls, the Beyerdynamic T70p could go as low as $358~ shipped. As usual, it takes a while for these to ship, so pay attention to the estimates given in each product listing.

[DEAD] Ends Wedn 5pm ET: Audio-Technica ATH-CKS55 In-Ears for $40

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Sennheiser Momentum In-Ears M2 or First Gen for $90

The new condition in-ear versions of the Sennheiser Momentum line-ups are currently on sale for $90 per pair. The sale price is good for the second generation aka M2 and also the first generation. Note that there are iOS and Android versions (the cable/mic/remote) in different colors, so do pay attention as you are sifting through the options.

Samsung Level In-Ears for $45

A number of marketplace retailers, with the orders fulfilled by, are offering, in either black or white, the wired Samsung Level in-ears for around $45. These average 3.4 out of 5 based on 32 customer reviews. No greeted as liberators from another …Galaxy.

Massdrop: Shure SE846 IEMs could go as low as $780

Another addition to Massdrop, the reference class Shure SE846 IEMs could go as low as $780 shipped if enough people jump in. It has seven days left from blog-posting time and a fairly small threshold (six needed) to fully unlocked.

Massdrop unlocked: HiFiMAN RE300 Earphones for $32

The HiFiMAN RE300 Earphones are now offered at their lowest price at Massdrop (aka fully unlocked) going for $30 plus $2~ flat shipping. Offer ends in about seven days from blog-posting date. They will ship in mid-September-ish.

Astell & Kern AK Jr DAP bundled with select Westone In-Ears with combined purchase discount

If you are interested in the AStell & Kern AK Jr 64GB Digital Audio Player, and also interested in getting a pair of Westone earphones, Adorama has created a number of bundles that offered combined purchase savings versus buying these separately. The offers expire on 8/28/15. They are:

[DEAD] Thursday at Fry’s (with promo codes): AKG K512 MKII for $25, AT ATH-ANC33iS for $40

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Brainwavz S5 in-ears for $60 with coupon

The Brainwavz S5 in-ears can be yours for $60 with free shipping after you enter coupon code N95EM5EX at checkout when purchasing from MP4nation thru Amazon. This is fulfilled by Amazon, so it is eligible for free 2-day Prime shipping. I do not know when the coupon expires (it doesn’t say).

[DEAD] Amazon Premium in-ears for $10 (limit 10)

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