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.

Used AKG K272 HD for $85

The AKG K272 HD headphones are currently available in “Used – Good” condition for around $85 by Amazon Warehouse Deals (two listings) and around $90 in “Used – Like New” condition (this one by Brainstorm LLC but fulfilled by Amazon). It is possible price pressure may push the prices further down.

Used Philips F1/27 Fidelio Travel Headphones for $117 (was $134)

On the used front, the closed-back Philips F1/27 Fidelio Lightweight Travel Headphones are available in “Used – Good” condition for around $117 (was $128 was $134) by Amazon Warehouse Deals. There’s only one used listing.

Meanwhile, the new condition price has dropped from $200 to $180 at Prices updated 8/24/15…

Bose SoundTrue Around Ears for $107.40

Shhh! Hide these from the rabid audiophiles! Nordstrom’s website (yes that Nordstrom) is offering the over-ear Bose SoundTrue Around-Ear headphones in three color choices for $170.40 with free shipping or store pickup where available. No coupon needed.

Audio-Technica ATH-WS55i-BK for $45 refurb or $57 new

The Audio Technica ATH-WS55 closed-back headphones go on sale for $40 every few weeks at Staples, but if you prefer the model with the 3-button remote/mic, the ATH-WS55i (the “i” for MFi), you can get it in refurbished condition for $45 by or in new condition for $57 by 17th Street thru

Used Beats Solo 2 On-Ears for $100 with coupon

The black color scheme of the Beats Solo 2 on-ear closed-back headphones have a coupon special in used (pre-owned) condition that drops them from $180 to $100 when you enter coupon code Beats82715 over at (part of Best Buy’s empire)… Free shipping… Coupon ends 8/27/15…

Audio-Technica ATH-M50x bundled with Fiio E12 for $185 to $200 (white or green)

If you happen to be interested in both the Fiio E12 and the Audio Technica M50x headphones, Adorama has a couple of bundles for them. No coupon, no rebate, just add the bundle to the shopping cart and proceed. The white M50x with E12 goes for $185, while the limited edition green M50xDG with E12 goes for $200. They come with free expedited shipping. Offers end by 9/4/15 or earlier if they sell out.

Massdrop: Burson Audio Soloist SL Headphone Amp as low as $530

The Burson Audio Soloist SL Headphone Amp is now on offer at members-only Massdrop, and it could go as low as $520 plus $10~ flat shipping if enough people commit to buying it. It has seven days from blog-posting date to fully unlocked. It only needs six commits for that.

Monday: Frys with coupons: JVC HAR-X300 for $10 [also Sennheiser RS120 for $70]

For today (Monday Aug-24-2015), using the personal coupons from the Frys e-mails (a free mailing list you can sign up for), you can get the closed-back over-ear JVC HAR-X300 for $10 with a limit of one per customer (online or B&M stores). With same terms, you can get the Sennheiser RS 120 wireless RF (non-Kleer) system (transmitter/base and one pair of headphones) for $70 which appears to have been price-matched by actual (limit 5) where it averages 4.1 out of 5 based on over 8700 customer reviews.

[DEAD] TDK WR700 RF Wireless (Kleer) headphones for $45

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Teac HA-P90SD DAP and Head-Amp for $550

The Teac HA-P90SD digital audio player (and headphone amp too) is currently on sale for $550 in the red color scheme (in-stock now) and the black color scheme (ships 1-4 weeks) at Amazon. Takes microSD cards up to 128GB. It has a multi-function input that takes analog or optical or optical (one input jack). Slider button indicates line vs digital. Plays DSD in addition to the usual formats (FLAC, WAV, mp3, aac, wma, etc).

Alesis SRP100 Studio headphones for $50

The closed-back Alesis SRP100 Studio headphones are currently on sale for $50 with free shipping at Amazon by Amazon actual. They come with a drawstring pouch, blue cable, 1/4″ adapter. They look kinda Superluxy?

[DEAD] Audsom M06 BT over-ears for $37 or Audio Technica AT-LP60 turntable for $100

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8pk 1/4″ to 1/8″ (3.5mm) adapters for $6.47 (81c each)

If you are tired of looking for 1/4″ to 1/8″ (3.5mm) adapters and not finding them when you need them, there’s this sale, an 8-pack on sale for $6.47 (around 81c each) from various marketplace sellers, with four of the offers currently fulfilled by

It is important to look for that (fulfilled by Amazon), because some of the other listings that offer free shipping will ship from China and will take a while to arrive. The ones with the Prime logo ship from Amazon warehouses in the USA and follow the usual free shipping terms (Prime or $35+ for non-Prime). You can buy as many 8-packs as you like.

Sennheiser PX 95 On-Ears for $30 w/free s&h

Deals website is offering the new condition with 30 day warranty (that’s what the “Details” tab on their site says) Sennheiser PX 95 On-Ear lightweight headphones for $30 with free shipping. I guess it’s $1 per warranty day? 🙂 Limit ten per customer.

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.

Fry’s (Aug 23-29): Sennheiser HD 518 for $60, Bose sale

The Fry’s weekly ad promotions for the week of August 23-29 (2015) using custom promotional codes found in each individual’s email (if you are subscribed to their emailing list) include the open-back over-ear Sennheiser HD 518 for $60 (it may get price-matched at eventually), and an nebulous sale on Bose (no specific models or prices are mentioned). The offers are good in-store and also online.

Koss Lightweight On-Ears for $3 [limit 5]

The lightweight Koss KPH7 portable on-ear headphones are on sale again, going for just $3 per pair in new condition, with a limit of five per customer at by Amazon actual. This price is for the black color scheme. The other color schemes go for $5 or more. It averages 3.9 out of 5 based on 400+ customer reviews, with 30 questions answered by the internet people.

This is part of the Add-On program, so you have to place a qualifying order of $25 or more before you are allowed to purchase it. Even if you are a paying Prime member.

Sennheiser HD 700 for $506.50 [limit 5]

The over-ear open-back Sennheiser HD 700 are on a discounting phase again, they currently go for $506.50 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer at Amazon by Amazon actual.

V-Moda Crossfade M100 Over-Ears for $244

The new condition closed-back over-ear V-Moda Crossfade M100 in the black shadow color-scheme is currently on sale for $244 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer at The other two colors go for $250.

Used Creative Sound Blaster E1 portable head-amp with two outputs for $27.50

The Creative Sound Blaster E1 Portable Headphone amp with dual headphone jacks goes for $35 in new condition but if you are comfortable with used amps, you can get it for around $27.50 by Amazon Warehouse Deals in “Used – Very Good” condition. There are MANY listings at this condition/price, so price pressure may build and cause further discounting, so this is something perhaps to keen an eye out for in the next few days for a better price.

Used Denon AHGC20 Globe Cruiser Over-Ear BT ANC for $300

The Denon AHGC20 Globe Cruiser Over-Ear Wireless (bluetooth) Active Noise Cancelling (ANC) Headphones go for $400 in new condition but if you prefer used headphones, you can get them in “Used – Good” condition for $300 or $320 in “Used – Very Good” by Amazon Warehouse Deals.

Philips SHL3060 DJ Over-Ear Headphones for $17 shipped

Among the weekend deals at Newegg, you can get the new condition Philips SHL3060 DJ Over-Ear Headphones for $16 plus $1 flat shipping with a limit of five per customer. These are closed back with 32mm drivers, and they fold flat.

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.

[DEAD] AmazonBasics On-Ears for $12 [limit 5] {ends Sun 3am ET}

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[DEAD] Saturday (Fry’s promo code in-store only): Monster N-Tune On-Ears for $45

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Refurbished Sol Republic Tracks V8 On-Ears for $30 w/free s&h

If you are curious about the SOL Republic hype but don’t want to break the bank debunking them, their Sol Republic Tracks V8 On-Ears (wired, 3-button remote/mic) are currently offered in manufacturer refurbished condition for $30 with free shipping on eBay, in your choice of black, blue or red, with a limit of five per customer. The seller there is Tech-Rabbit (99.5%).

Official Audeze Travel Case for LCD series for $75

The more expensive the headphones, the more attention often one pays to the accessories to protect the investment. As such, the official Audeze Ruggedized Travel Case for the LCD Series is currently on sale for $75 as a special order at Adorama.

Audeze LCD-XC + 64GB Astell & Kern AK Jr DAP for $1800

We have a trio of Audeze-centered bundles at Adorama. We start with the Audece LCD-XC + 64GB AK Jr DAP offered for $1800 with free shipping. No coupons/rebates needed. These are limited time offers.

Audeze LCD-3 + 64GB Astell & Kern AK Jr DAP for $1950

The Audeze LCD-3 planar magnetics are bundled together with the 64GB Astell & Kern AK Jr digital audio player for a limited time for $1950 with free S&H at They are back-ordered as of the time of writing, but you can still place an order if you want to lock up the price in place.

Audeze LCD-2 + Fiio X3 + Fiio E12 amp for $1000 total

Audeze and Fiio together? Why not? If that sounds appetizing, the Audeze LCD-2 planar magnetic headphones are bundled with the Fiio E12 Mont Blanc headphone amp and the Fiio X3 digital audio player, all together as a bundle (no coupons/rebates), for a limited time for $1000 with free S&H at

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro (250 ohm) + Rode Pro R Mic for $300

We have another trio of audio bundles from Adorama. We start with the open-back over-ear Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro (250 ohm) bundled with the new Rode Microphones VideoMic Pro R Cardioid Condenser Microphone with Rycote Lyre Shock Mount sold together as a bundle for $300 with free expedited shipping. No coupon/rebate, just add to cart. Offer ends by 8/31/15.

Fiio E17 + Sennheiser HD 650 + Apogee Mic for $600

And now we have a triple bundle! For $600 with free shipping, you get the Sennheiser HD 650 headphones, the Fiio E17 Alpen 2 USB DAC-Amp, AND the Apogee Electronics MiC 96k Pro USB Microphone for iPad/iPhone at Adorama. Just add to cart, no coupons/rebates needed. Offer ends by 8/31/15.

Fiio E17 + Audio Technica M70x for $300 together

If your interests intersect at the Fiio E17 Alpen 2 USB DAC-Amp and the new Audio Technica M70x closed-back over ears, you can get them together as a limited time bundle promotion for $300 with free expedited shipping at Adorama.,Offer ends by 8/31/15.

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.