NuForce BE2 Bluetooth In-Ears for $20

Good for until Saturday 10/20/18 at 11:59pm ET (New York time in other words) you can get the new condition NuForce BE2 Bluetooth In-Ears for $20 with free US shipping from B&H Photo in your choice of the black color-scheme or the white. These support AAC streaming over bluetooth (up to version 4.1 ~ bluetooth works in lower denominator fashion – highest common protocol among the source and the destination devices)…

PS: one benefit of these style earphones is that you don’t have a cable hanging below the neck since the cable connects one earphone to the other, there’s no headphone plug hunting for a music source in your pocket or on your desk…

[DEAD] Optoma NuForce BE2 bluetooth earphones for $29

This lightning offering expired…

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Massdrop x NuForce EDC3 In-Ears for $100 w/FS

Yet another offer is unlocked with the clock ticking at Massdrop, it’s the new condition Massdrop x NuForce EDC3 In-Ears going for $100 with free US shipping for the next three days and change (from blog-posting time). Maximum ten pairs per customer. It comes with a 1-year manufacturer warranty but it will ship in late May 2018 from Massdrop with all sales final as usual.

Speaking of Massdrop and NuForce, their new condition Primo8 earphones are running in a parallel unlocked offer (aka “drop” in Massdrop-speak) for $150 with free US shipping. This had been a retired earphone, but a Cylon Resurrection ship was in orbit, so they brought it back 🙂 It will ship in late April 2018 from Massdrop, with all sales final. This too gets a 1-year manufacturer warranty which is also better than no warranty 🙂

[DEAD] Sat Offers: NuForce Optoma BE6i earphones for $49, Etc

Saturday is gone and with it it took its daily deals. So poetic 🙂

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NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp Combo for $60 w/FS [MD]

We have not turned into a Massdrop blog, I just checked after a couple of days and a lot of things have either unlocked, launched or are expiring! The new condition NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp Combo is fully unlocked for the next three days and change (from blog-posting date) going for $60 with free US shipping. It is only available in the black color scheme and it will ship from Massdrop at the end of March 2018. Lots of things are scheduled to ship at the end of March, I hope they are prepared for it 🙂

[DEAD] Tuesday: NuForce Earphones (BE2, BE6) [UPDATED]

These lightning deals expired…

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Massdrop x NuForce EDC3 In-Ears for $100 w/FS [MD]

We have a hot seller alert at Massdrop! The new Massdrop x NuForce EDC3 in-ears are fully unlocked and flying fast (297 purchased as of the time of writing) for $100 with free US shipping at the members-only but free to join shopping club/website that is Massdrop.com.

These will ship in late April 2018 from Massdrop, with all sales final. There is no mention of warranty in the listing. Each customer can buy up to ten pairs during this promotion. A total of 960 units are available for purchase. The drop ends in about 12 days and change from blog-posting date (end of February 2018).

NuForce DAC80 for $250 [MD]

If you like lots of connectivity options the new condition NuForce DAC80 is currently fully unlocked at the members-only but free to join Massdrop website for $250 with free shipping. It will ship in late February from Massdrop, all sales final. There is no mention of warranty in the listing.

NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp Combo for $60 [MD]

On the portable side of USB DAC/Amps, fully unlocked at Massdrop and running for the next five days and change (from blog-posting date) is the new condition NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp Combo going for $60 with free US shipping. It ships in early February from Massdrop, with all sales final, and no mention of warranty in the listing.

This takes USB audio input, and outputs analog (RCA) and digital (coaxial), along with a headphone output on the front. It is powered by USB, there is no separate power input. Since audio comes from USB as well, this can only be used with sources that output music via USB.

In addition to their “classic drops”, Massdrop is also running a handful of products in a more conventional setting, they ship within a week after purchase. We round those up at our Massdrop Tracker post

NuForce BTR-100 Bluetooth Receiver for $45 w/FS [MD]

Massdrop is back once again with another unlocked offer, running for one day and a few hours left (as of blog-posting date). It is the new condition NuForce BTR-100 Bluetooth Receiver going for $45 with free USA shipping. These will ship late January 2018 from Massdrop, with all sales final. There is no mention of warranty in the listing.

Optoma NuForce uDAC5 for $180

The new condition Optoma NuForce uDAC5 goes for $199, but if you purchase it from the official NuForce Amazon store, the price will automatically drop by 10% in the shopping cart, making it a $180~ with free shipping. The shipment is fulfilled by Amazon, so Prime members get the usual free two days. Only the option sold by the NuForce Amazon store gets the automatic in-cart 10% off.

This too has a USB audio input and RCA and digital coaxial outputs. It supports up to DSD 256 and averages 3.9 out of 5 based on 7 customer reviews and has five answered questions. It is USB powered, there is no separate power input.

Optoma NuForce uDAC3 for $90

The new condition Optoma NuForce uDAC3 USB DAC/amp goes for $99 with free shipping, but if you purchase it from the official NuForce Amazon store, the price will automatically drop by 10% in the shopping cart, making it a $90~ with free shipping. The shipment is fulfilled by Amazon, so Prime members get the usual free two days. Only the option sold by the NuForce Amazon store gets the automatic in-cart 10% off.

This has a USB audio input, and two audio output, RCA and digital coaxial output on the back. The headphone input and volume dial are on the front. It averages 3.6 out of 5 based on 82 customer reviews and has 34 peer-asnwered qeustions.

Optoma NuForce HEM2 In-Ears for $135

NuForce too jumped on the bandwagon of opening their own “fulfilled by Amazon” store, and among the items they carry is the new condition Optoma NuForce HEM2 In-Ears that have an automatic 10% off in-cart discount, dropping the price from $149 to $134 with free shipping (fulfilled by Amazon). The NuForce Amazon store must be the seller, otherwise the 10% off discount won’t appear.

Or if you prefer to pay even less, you can get it for $101 with free shipping in open-box used like-new condition by BlinQ thru Amazon. This ships directly from BlinQ and it is not Prime eligible.

NuForce DAC80 DAC for $250 + S&H [MD]

Three days and change (from blog posting time) remains for this Massdrop offer, it is the new condition NuForce DAC80 DAC going for $250 PLUS shipping and handling. It has a late January 2018 shipment estimate from Massdrop. All sales are final. There is no mention of warranty in the listing.

This is only a DAC. One dead giveaway is that it doesn’t have a headphone out 🙂 Inputs are USB Type B, Toslink (optical) and two digital coaxial. Output is RCA.

NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp Combo for $60 [MD]

The party never stops at the members-only Massdrop. This offer has three days and change left as of the time of writing and it is fully unlocked. It is the new condition NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp Combo going for $60 with free shipping. This has a USB input, and RCA and Coaxial digital output. And headphone output of course 🙂

The offer ships in early January 2018 from Massdrop, with all sales final. There is no mention of warranty in the listing.

Massdrop x NuForce EDC In-Ears for $60

Another earphone has joined the “in-stock party” at Massdrop. It is the new condition Massdrop x NuForce EDC In-Ears going for $60 with free shipping. All sales final. There is no mention of warranty in the listing.

These ship a lot faster than typical MD offers. The drops run for 24 hours. After the 24 hours elapsed, all the orders placed during that particular 24 hour window get processed and ship in 2-3 business days after that.

More and more headphones are available in this fashion at Massdrop, including the Hifiman HE-4XX, Sennheiser HD-6XX, Objective 2, and more! You can see them in our Massdrop Tracker post.

Ends 9pm ET: NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp Comb for $60

This is a flash sale, this is good until 9pm ET today, it is the new condition NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp Combo going for $60 with free shipping at members-only but free-to-join Massdrop. It will ship mid-December 2017.

For all the previous Massdrop offers, including the return of the $200 Sennheiser HD6XX, check all our Massdrop posts here.

NuForce BE2 Bluetooth IEMs for $40 w/free S&H [MD]

Another offer has unlocked at members-only Massdrop, it is the new condition NuForce BE2 Bluetooth IEMs offered for $40 with free shipping. The offer runs for the next four days (from blog-posting date) and it is estimated to ship mid-December 2017. There are two color scheme options you can select from during the checkout process. These ship from Massdrop. There is no mention of warranty in the listing.

This is one of their latest Audio-related offers. Massdrop also has products that are sold in a more traditional fashion. We have rounded those up in the In-Stock Drops Tracker here.

PS: Massdrop blog-post titles here are marked with either an [MD] at the end of the title, or Massdrop is mentioned in the name, so you can quickly tell, so you can quickly figure it out. Because once you go Prime, waiting for six months for a Sennheiser HD 6XX gets you a LOT of points towards Sainthood 🙂

NuForce 11.11 IEM sales (10 options; ship from China)

More 11.11 action ten NuForce in-ear models, some wired, some bluetooth are participating in the Singles Day festivities at GearBest.com. These ship from China for free but it is slow shipping unless you want to pay for a faster delivery option.

[DEAD] Used NuForce Optoma BE6i Bluetooth Earphones for $33

The used prices are $50+ as of 11/16/17 recheck…

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In-Stock Now: Optoma NuForce BE2 bluetooth earphones for $49

We have another new earphone arrival! In new condition, both the black and white color schemes of the Optoma NuForce BE2 bluetooth earphones are in-stock and ready to ship for $49 with free shipping, sold by NuForce, with the orders fulfilled by Amazon, where they average 4.2 out of 5 but based on only seven customer reviews.

These are sweatproof earphones with AAC support for Apple devices. There’s no mention of apt-X in their product description, which suggests they do not support it ~ otherwise they would be advertising it because Qualcomm must have its dues for apt-X 🙂

Speaking of new earphone arrivals, the ceramic RHA CL1 remains on sale for $215~ however it is in the all encompassing “Temporarily out of stock” situation.

Used NuForce Optoma BE6i Bluetooth Earphones for $30

The new condition NuForce Optoma BE6i bluetooth earphones go for $79 in new condition, but if you are comfortable with used, you can slice the price by more than half of that, you can get it in “Used – Very Good” condition (cosmetic imperfections; damaged original packaging) for $30~ by Amazon Warehouse Deals actual. Per the shopping cart, there are two units available. This is in the gold color scheme. The other used color go for more.

[DEAD] Nuforce HEM4 In-Ears for $140

This sale ended…

More earphone action, this time it is the new condition Nuforce HEM4 In-Ears, in the blue color scheme, going for $140 with free shipping, with a limit of up to three pairs per customer at Amazon by Amazon actual. These are balanced armature too with dual drivers. Picture #4 over there shows the loaded accessories kit that is included with the item by NuForCe.

Used NuForce BE6i for $41+, BE6 for $49+ [bluetooth apt-X earphones]

If you are interested in the NuForce BE6* bluetooth earphones with apt-X and you are comfortable with used earphones, you can get them for around half of the new condition price at the moment, depending on color:

+ USED Nuforce BE6i Gold for $41~ in “Used – Good”, $44 in “Used – Very Good”, $47~ in “Used – Like New” (last two pages
+ there are a lot of used listings for this, which means chances of further discounts are possible

+ USED NuForce BE6i Gray for $45 in “Used – Good”, $48 in “Used – Very Good”, $51 in “Used – Like New”
+ there are a lot of used listings for this, which means chances of further discounts are possible

+ USED NuForce BE6 Grey for $49 in “Used – Very Good” (AWD actual) or $50 in “Used – Like New” (Butterfly Photo) or $52 (AWD)

NuForce BE6 Bluetooth earphones for $85

Woot has a longer-running seal featuring a random variety of headphones headlined by the new condition NuForce BE6 Bluetooth earphones offered for $80 plus $5 flat shipping. Limit up to three per customer. The sale ends 6/9/17.

In a separate promotion running until 6/8/17, they have a sale on 1Voice Sleep Mask (!) headphones with prices ranging from $19 to $24. The usual $5 flat shipping per calendar day applies.

Massdrop x NuForce EDC In-Ears for $60 [ships October 2017]

Massdrop can’t always beat Chinese importers and exporters, which is perhaps one of the reasons they are going full speed ahead with their Exclusive line of products. One such product is now fully unlocked over there, it is the new condition Massdrop x NuForce EDC In-Ears going for $60 with free shipping.

The offer runs for the next 27 days (yes, twenty seven, an eternity by Massdrop levels), with all sales final. However, this is for the really patient people. It will ship mid-October 2017. I repeat, October. That’s 4.5 months from today!

NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp for $70 [MD]

More Massdrop action, running for the next seven days, you can get the new condition NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp for $70 with free shipping and handling. This will ship late June 2017, and as usual, all sales are final.

NuForce DAC80 DAC for $300 + S&H [MD]

ZZ Top’s B-side to “Sharp Dressed Man” is “Sharped Dressed DAC”, which brings us to the NuForce DAC80 currently on sale for $300 plus shipping at members-only Massdrop. As usual, all sales are final in this offer which runs for the next seven days (from blog-posting date) and ships late June 2017. It is available in black or silver. Only 35 units are available for this offer.

NuForce HEM IEMs grab bag for $150 + S&H [MD]

If you like the mystery and unpredictability of grab bags and don’t object to not being able to return them if you don’t like them, unlocked at members-only Massdrop is a grab bag on NuForce HEM-series IEMs. Four even-numbered models are participating (2, 4, 6, 8) and you will randomly receive one of those four. Limit two grab bags per customer, and 1000 units available total for this promotion which expires in seven days from today. They are expected to ship mid-June 2017 by Massdrop.

NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp for $70 [MD]

Another offer has blossomed (okay, enough with the spring analogies) ~ it is fully unlocked at members-only (but free to join) shopping club Massdrop, it is the new condition NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp going for $70 with free shipping. The offer runs for the next seven days and will ship from Massdrop around mid-May 2017. All sales are final on this offer too, so keep that mind when shopping at Massdrop. That’s one of the reasons they can offer lower prices as everything factors in the cost of doing business.

NuForce Primo8 In-Ears for $200 + S&H

It’s Nuforce time at Massdrop (MD), the Primo8 In-Ears go for $200 plus shipping and handling, with the offer running for the next three days, and shipping late May 2017. All sales are final on this offer too, which will ship from MD, and carries a one-year warranty per the listing.

Also unlocked there, but with two days to go, is the XDuuuuooo X10 digital audio player going for $140 with free shipping on this critter. It takes two microSD cards, has a dedicated LineOUT (optical). The volume buttons are on the side on their own, the power button is not near by, so you don’t have the accidental power-button presses when trying to change the volume like you get with many smartphones and some other DAPs (eg Fiio X1 on the left hand side).

PS: a new installment of This Week In Headphoolia should be posted by late Sunday night.

NuForce BE6 bluetooth in-ears for $75

The new condition NuFORCE B6 bluetooth in-ears, in the gold color scheme, are currently on sale for $75~ with free shipping by Woot, with the orders fulfilled by Amazon, so you get free 2-day Prime shipping if a member. This is an “organic sale”, not a lightning deal.

NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp for $64 [MD]

If you can wait until mid-March 2017, you can get the NuForce uDAC-3 DAC/Amp from members-only Massdrop for $60 plus $4~ flat shipping. Only the black color scheme is available, with 200 units maximum. It will ship directly from MD. Pictures and details on their website.

Also unlocked there is, with seven days to go (from posting-date here) is the TEAC TN-200 Turntable going for $140 plus $19 flat shipping. The shipping fee sounds like OUCH but it still handily beats Amazon’s price of $231 (Prime eligible though, you don’t have to wait until mid-March).

Getting close to unlocking (it needs to more units purchased as of the time of writing) is the XDuoo X10 digital audio player. If it fully unlocks, it will be $140 plus $8~ flat shipping, with similar duration and shipping estimate as the other two items mentioned in this post.

NuForce BE6i bluetooth in-ears for $90 [MD]

Back to the members-only Massdrop service, where the NuForce BE6i bluetooth in-ears are offered for $90 with free shipping. The offer runs for the next eight days (from blog-posting date), and it is estimated to ship in early March 2017. Keep in mind, February is a short month ~ if that helps make the wait seem shorter 🙂

NuForce HA-200 headphone amp for $210 [MD]

If you can wait until early February 2017, you can score the NuForce HA-200 headphone amplifier for $200 plus $10~ flat shipping. The offer runs in the next seven days. This is the color-scheme and only 30 units are available for purchase.

The lowest “shipping now” price I could find is $250 by marketplace sellers through amazon.com.