Act fast! Bose QuietComfort 45 headphones are back in stock for $229

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Update Aug. 1 at 9:35 a.m. ET: Bose QuietComfort 45 headphones are back in stock, Lenovo continues to offer them for $229 

Bose QuietComfort 45 headphones are at an all-time low price this back to school season. If price had you hesitant before, now is a great time to snag one of our favorite noise cancelling 'phones for less. 

For a limited time, you can get Bose QuietComfort 45 for $229 at Lenovo. That's $100 off their regular retail price of $329 and the lowest price ever for these Bose headphones. By comparison, it's $50 cheaper than Amazon's current price

This is one of the best headphone deals we've seen this year. 

Bose QuietComfort 45: $329 $229 @ Lenovo

Bose QuietComfort 45: <a href="https://lenovo.7eer.net/c/221109/218864/3808?subId1=hawk-custom-tracking&sharedId=hawk&u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.lenovo.com%2Fus%2Fen%2Fp%2Faccessories-and-software%2Faudio%2Fheadphones%2F78072789%3F" data-link-merchant="lenovo.com"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">$329 $229 @ Lenovo
Save $100 on the excellent Bose QuietComfort 45 headphones. They boast class-leading noise cancellation, a durable, comfortable design, and up to 24 hours of battery life. 

Price check: <a href="https://target.georiot.com/Proxy.ashx?tsid=45727&GR_URL=https%3A%2F%2Famazon.com%2FBose-QuietComfort-45-Bluetooth-Canceling-Headphones%2Fdp%2FB098FKXT8L%3Ftag%3Dhawk-future-20%26ascsubtag%3Dhawk-custom-tracking-20" data-link-merchant="Amazon US"" data-link-merchant="lenovo.com"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">$279 at Amazon

Bose's QuietComfort 45 headphones are among the best noise-cancelling headphones out there. These excellent noise blockers pack 45mm drivers, high-fidelity sound and up to 24 hours of battery life. Aware Mode lets you hear what's going on around you right through the headphones.

In our Bose QuietComfort 45 review, we praise their fantastic sound, excellent noise- cancellation and comfortable fit. We gave the Bose QuietComfort 45 headphones a high rating of 4 out of 5 stars — backed by our Editor's Choice award. 

Design-wise Bose QuietComfort 45 headphones are nearly identical to the previous-gen QuietComfort 35 II model. They retain the same plastic, over-ear design with plush synthetic leather memory foam ear cushions. Our reviewer wore them for an entire workday with no discomfort. In real-world tests, audio was clear and balanced as was call quality. In terms of noise-cancellation, the headphones did a great job at blocking ambient sound.

At 8.5 ounces and 7.3 x 3 x 6 inches dimensions-wise the Bose QC 45 weighs less than competing headphones. By comparison, the AirPods Pro Max (13.6 ounces, 7.4 x 6.6 x 3.3 inches) and Sony WH-1000XM4 (8.9 ounces, 9.9 x 3 x 7.3 inches) are heavier. 

Simply put, Bose QuietComfort 45 headphones are a solid choice if you want the best noise cancelling ear cans money can buy. 

Hilda Scott

Hilda Scott uses her combined passion for gadgets and bargain shopping to bring you the best prices on all things tech. She has a bachelor’s degree in film and media studies from Hunter College and 11 years of tech and entertainment journalism. Her work has been featured on Tom’s Guide, iTechPost, Examiner.com, Parlemag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not scouting for the best deals, Hilda’s catching up on her favorite TV shows and pro-wrestling matches.