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The best headphone deals in September 2022

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Bose 700 and Sony WH-1000XM4 noise cancelling wireless headphones (Image credit: Regan Coule/Laptop Magazine)

Fall is upon us with the best headphone deals on today's best headphones in tow. And with a second Amazon Prime Day on the horizon, this season's deals are bound to be epic. It's a great time to save on audio wearables from Apple, Bose, Jabra, JBL, Samsung, Sennheiser, Sony and others. 

So if you're looking for a price break on noise-cancelling headphones or earbuds, you've come to the right place. We're sharing the best deals on headphones below to help ease the wallet strain.

Whether you want the best workout earbuds or want some new ear cans we've got your back. From Apple AirPods to Sony wireless earbuds, browse best headphone deals below so you don't have to pay full price. 

Best headphone deals

Apple

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New Apple AirPods Pro 2: $249 $239 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $10 when you preorder the 2nd generation AirPods Pro. The AirPods Pro 2 features a new H2 chip for better noise-cancellation, 3D sound, and longer battery life. Pre-orders are expected to arrive by the AirPods Pro 2's September 23 release date. 

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Apple AirPods Max:$549 $429 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Currently $120 off at Amazon, the AirPods Max are down to Black Friday-like pricing. These stylish ear cans feature Apple's powerful H1 chip, nine microphones and 40mm drivers. With spatial sound, the AirPods Max provides an audio experience like no other. 

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Apple AirPods Pro:$249 $179 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $70 on the AirPods Pro with MagSafe Charging Case. The AirPods Pro 2nd generation bring active noise cancellation to Apple's best-selling wireless earbuds. They feature Apple's H1 chip, Adaptive EQ, and Qi wireless charging support. 

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Apple AirPods w/ Wireless Charging Case: $199 $137 @ Amazon
(opens in new tab)Save $62 on the Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case. These can last up to 5 hours with a single charge and can last more than 24 hours with the charging case. It comes with Hey Siri always on and the fit is universal.

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Apple AirPods 2nd Gen: $159 $119 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $40 on the AirPods 2nd generation with lightning Charging Case. These wireless earbuds are powered by Apple's H1 chip for fast wireless connectivity with Apple devices. Get up to 24 hours total listening time with the included charging case. This one of the best AirPods deals in town. 

Beats

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Beats Studio Buds: $149 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Beats Studio Buds feature balanced sound, Active Noise Cancelling (ANC), and transparency mode. The earbuds ships with three sets of eartips for a secure, comfortable fit and acoustic seal. What's more, the Beats Studio Buds are IPX4-rated sweat and water resistant and provide up to 8 hours of battery life (up to 24 hours combined with charging case).

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Beats Studio 3 Wireless; $349 $229 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $120 on the Beats Studio 3 at Amazon. These over-ear headphones feature Apple’s W1 chip for seamless iOS pairing and up to 22 hours of playback. Soft ear cushions provide a comfortable seal so you can experience the deep soundstage. 

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Beats Solo 3 Wireless:$199 $129 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $70 on Beats Solo 3 wireless headphones. Give you booming sound and 40 hours of battery life. Step into the new season with these stylish, bass-heavy headphones. 

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Beats Powerbeats Pro:$249 $199 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $50 on the Powerbeats Pro at Amazon. Not only are these earbuds IPX4 durable, they boast an estimated 9 hours of battery life and all the perks of using Apple H1 chip, including near-instant pairing with Apple devices.

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Beats EP Wired:$129 $79 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $50 on Beats EP on-ear wired headphones. These recently discontinued Beats headphones feature a durable, light design and deliver premium sound. 

Bose

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Bose QuietComfort Earbuds: $279 $199 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $80 on Bose QuietComfort Earbuds, one of the best noise-cancelling headphones around. These provide a comfortable fit, Bose class-leading active noise cancellation and easy-to-use touch controls. Walmart (opens in new tab) has them for the same price.  

Google

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Google Pixel Buds Pro: $199 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Google Pixel Buds Pro are the brand's best wireless earbuds yet. They feature 11mm drivers and a 6-core audio chip for stellar audio performance — free of background noise. IPX4 water-and-sweat resistant, the Pixel Buds Pro are great for workouts.

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Google Pixel Buds A-Series: $99 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
The Google Pixel Buds A-Series cost just under $100. They offer seamless Google Assistant integration and 12mm custom drivers for deep, clear sound. Beamforming mics ensure crystal clear calls and multiple ear tip sizes provide a snug fit. 

Jabra

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Jabra Elite 3:$79 $59 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $20 on Jabra Elite 3 wireless earbuds. If you prioritize versatile audio, great call quality, the Elite 3 earbuds are a solid choice. Walmart (opens in new tab) offers this same deal. 

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Jabra Elite 7 Active Earbuds: $179 $149 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $30 on Jabra Elite 7 Active earbuds. These are the best pair of buds to buy for those needing a snug fit for fitness with a sound quality that outperforms the competition. With active noise-cancelling and dust and water resistance, these are great for everything from conference calls to workouts. 

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Jabra Elite 4 Active:$119 $89 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $30 on Jabra Elite 4 Active wireless earbuds at Amazon. They offer a comfortable and secure fit, customizable sound, IP57 water/sweat resistance, and active noise cancelling. Battery life is rated up to 7 hours between full charges with a total of up to 28 hours with its charging case. 

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Jabra Elite 7 Pro: $199 $129 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Now $70 off, the Jabra Elite 7 Pro are at their lowest price yet. They offer adjustable active noise cancellation, IP57 dust-and-water resistance, and up to 30 hours of battery life (with charging case). In our Jabra Elite 7 Pro review (opens in new tab), we gave them an overall rating of 4 out of 5-stars, citing excellent sound, customization options and sleek, sturdy, compact design. 

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Jabra Elite 85t w/ 2 Wireless Charging Pads:$289 $155 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $135 on the Jabra Elite 85t with 2 wireless charging pads. The Elite 85t feature adjustable active noise-cancellation and HearThrough, up to 25 hours of battery life (with charging case). They're IPX4 dust and water resistance which makes them suitable for working out. 

JBL

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JBL Live 660NC Wireless Noise Cancelling Over-Ear Headphones: $199 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
JBL Live 660NC Headphones are priced at under $200. With JBL signature sound quality, advanced Bluetooth 5.0, and excellent 50-hour battery life, the JBL Live 660NC are among the industry's best wireless headphones.

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JBL Tune 225TWS: $99 $59 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $40 on the bass heavy JBL Tune 225 true wireless earbuds. Powering festivals and concerts around the world for decades, now JBL brings your own world to life with incredible Pure Bass sound in these wireless earbuds. 

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JBL Quantum Gaming Headphones: from $29 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save on JBL Quantum series gaming headphones. Pricing starts at just $29 for the JBL Quantum 100. These are among the best gaming headphone deals you can get. If you have room to splurge, you can get the JBL Quantum One for $249 (opens in new tab) ($50 off).

Samsung

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Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro:$229 $155 @ Samsung w/ trade-in
(opens in new tab)Save up to $74 on the Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro with trade-in. The Galaxy Buds2 Pro are the first Samsung earbuds to feature 24-bit audio. They're 15% smaller than the Galaxy Buds 2 and feature IPX7 water-and-sweat resistance, ANC and Ambient mode. 

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Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro:$199 $149 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $50 on the Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro true wireless earbuds. Design-wise, they're a mashup of the Galaxy Buds Live and Galaxy Buds Plus (opens in new tab). They feature active noise-cancellation, IPX7 water-resistance and touch controls. Boasting a comfortable design and studio sound quality, the Galaxy Buds Pro among the industry's best headphones.  

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Samsung Galaxy Buds 2:$149 $89 @ Samsung (opens in new tab)
Save up to $40 on the excellent Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 with trade-in. If you various color options, power and comfort are important to you, the Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 are a solid buy.

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Samsung Galaxy Buds Live: $169 $98 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $71 on the Samsung Galaxy Buds Live. These truly wireless earbuds pack balance, spacious audio and extra-long battery life into a bean-shaped ergonomic design. The Galaxy Buds Live work with Android and iOS devices as well as Windows laptops via Windows 10 PC's Swift Pair.

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Samsung Galaxy Buds Protective Case: $34  $19 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $15 on the Samsung Galaxy Buds Protective Case. Inspired by the design of the Galaxy Z Flip 3 phone, it protects your Galaxy Buds from wear and tear. It fits Galaxy Buds2, Buds Pro, and Buds Live wireless earbuds. 

Sennheiser

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Sennheiser HD 560S:$199 $170 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $29 on the Sennheiser HD 560S audiophile headphones. Specifically designed with audiophiles in mind, the HD 560S deliver accurate sound. And thanks to its lightweight, luxurious design you can enjoy hours of listening without fatigue. Whether you're grading a new hi-resolution master or sound mixing, the HD 560S are the headphones you want.

Sony

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Sony LinkBuds S:$199 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Sony LinkBuds S wireless earbuds offer signature sound, superb noise-cancelling and useful features for the price. In our review, the Sony LinkBuds S delivered vibrant, well-balanced, sound with depth and strong bass. The earbuds' noise cancellation drowned out everything from car engine noises to the tumbling sounds of a running washing machine. 

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Sony WF-C500:$99 $69 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $30 on Sony WF-C500 Wireless Earbuds. Even at full price, they're the best wireless earbuds under $100. They offer solid battery life, Sony signature sound, and customization with Sony's free Headphones Connect app. If you can live without wireless charging support, they're a solid choice. 

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Sony WF-1000XM3:$199 $149 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Now $50 off, Sony WF-1000XM3 earbuds are at a stellar price. Still among the best wireless earbuds to buy, they offer stellar sound, and impressive noise cancellation. Built-in voice assistant support let you access to music, news, and more — hands free. 

Soundscore

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Soundcore Life Note 3 XR:$99 $59 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Save $50 on Soundcore Life Note 3 XR wireless earbuds. Small and lightweight with 11mm dynamic drivers, Life Note 3 XR earbuds deliver great sound with kicking base. Enjoy enhanced calls free of background noise thanks to 6 microphones. IPX5-rated water resistant with up to 7 hours of battery life on a full charge (35 with the charging case), Life Note 3 XR earbuds are a solid buy. 

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Soundcore Liberty 3 Pro Earbuds:$169 $119 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save $50 on Soundcore Liberty 3 Pro — their biggest discount yet. These earbuds feature 11mm drivers,  HearID active noise-cancellation and IPX4 water and-sweat resistance. Co-signed by 20 Grammy Award winning producers, they deliver premium, detailed, immersive sound. 

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.