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officially kicks off in just a few days. But unofficially, several companies are already coming out with . In the space, it’s a return to some of the deep discounts on Sony headphones that we’ve seen before — and you don’t even need to wait until or Cyber Monday to take advantage of them.
More specifically, we’re seeing Apple headphones return to their all-time low prices (even as aremains rumored for Tuesday). Sony has again slashed prices on last year’s as well as the newer , which features noise canceling and is water-resistant, and the entry-level WF-XB700 Extra Bass, which is back down to the lowest price we’ve seen, at $78.
We also expect to see more headphone discounts during the official Prime Day sale, so if you’re in the market for a specific type of headphone, say ones with noise cancellation, bluetooth connectivity, or true wireless earbuds, keep checking back.
If you can’t wait for Prime Day to score a deal, we’ve collected some of the biggest markdowns from the long-awaited sales event below. Note that you’ll need to be an Amazon Prime member to get these exclusive deals.
New iPhones are expected to be unveiled Tuesday, and they are rumored to come without wired headphones in the box for the first time ever. In the meantime, Apple’s current top of the line noise-canceling true wireless headphones are now back to selling at $199. That’s still pricey, but it’s $50 off what you’ll pay at the Apple Store, and $20 less