Dune 2 star Timothée Chalamet’s favorite headphones just dropped to $479

Apple AirPods Max headphones in sky blue colorway against blue gradient blue background
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The AirPods Max are among the best headphones for Apple users and Dune 2 star Timothée Chalamet’s favorite ear cans. Headphone deals are plentiful at the moment which makes it a great time to upgrade your audio wearables. Right now, you can get the fashionable Apple AirPods Max for $479 at Amazon. Normally $549, that's $70 off and one of the best prices we've seen for the AirPods Max since the holidays.

Featuring noise cancelling and spatial audio, the AirPods Max create a 360-degree soundscape for an immersive listening experience. Despite their 13.6 ounce heft, the AirPods Max are surprisingly comfortable. The headphones' mesh fabric-covered memory foam ear cups keep the ears cozy and dry. 

If style, noise-blocking and comfort are important to you, the AirPods Max are the headphones you want. 

Today's best AirPods Max deal

Apple AirPods Max
Was: $549
Now: $479 @ Amazon

Apple AirPods Max
$479 @ Amazon
Save $70 on Apple's fantastic AirPods Max headphones. 

Features: 40mm drivers, active noise-cancellation, transparency mode, Apple H1 chip, nine microphones, Spatial Audio, up to 20 hour battery life 

Product launched: December 2020

Price history: This is not the AirPods Max's lowest price ever but it's still a nice discount. For context, the lowest price to date for the AirPods Max is $349 which it hit on Prime Day 2022.

Price comparison: Best Buy $479 | Walmart $479 | B&H $525

Reviews consensus: In our AirPods Max review, we praise the headphones' gorgeous design, great sound quality and powerful active noise-cancelling. We gave the AirPods Max a high rating of 4.5 out of 5-stars, backed by our Editor's Choice award.

Laptop Mag: ★★★★½ | TechRadar: ★★★★ | Tom's Guide: ★★★★ | T3: ★★★★

Buy it if: You want great sounding headphones that you can wear for long periods of time.

Don't buy it if: It's beyond your budget. Cheaper alternatives worth considering are the Beats Studio Pro for $299 ($50 off).

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.