Hunting for a brand new pair of headphones? Regardless of your budget or the type of headphones you’re after, our list of the best headphone deals around right now should help you find a bargain to really get your tunes singing.
While many smartphones come with a free pair of bundled earphones, it’s always worth spending even a little cash to upgrade your audio experience. These could be a similar pair of in-ear headphones or a full-size set of cans, but the important thing is that you don’t have to be parting with a lot of cash to really enhance your listening experience.
Similarly, if you’re into fitness, you’ll want a pair of headphones that can survive a bit of sweat. Wireless headphones are great options for exercise, too, as you don’t have to worry about annoying cables to slow you down or getting caught on the Smith machine at the gym.
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So without further ado, here are some of the best headphone deals we’ve spotted this month. Keep checking back as we’ll keep this updated with the best headphone deals when we see them. All prices are correct at time of publishing but you won’t want to delay as many of these bargains quickly return to their regular price.
Best Headphone Deals in December 2017
Cheap headphone deals – Sennheiser PXC-550
You can currently bag a bargain on Sennheiser’s excellent noise cancelling headphones from Amazon with a whopping saving of £81. They look great, sound fantastic and now with a lower price they’re an absolute bargain. There’s two levels of noise cancelling and you can tweak the sound to your liking with a companion app. There’s even a touch sensitive panel on the ear cup to control your tunes.
- Buy now: Sennheiser PXC-550 Wireless NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling headphones at Amazon for just £249 – save £81
Cheap headphone deals – Apple AirPods
We can’t find any good discounts on Apple’s truly wireless AirPods at the moment, so the best thing to do is pick them up full price direct from Apple. These iconic headphones work perfectly with Apple devices and include some of the best battery life from any truly wireless headphones.
- Buy now: Apple AirPods for £159 from Apple
Cheap headphone deals – Bose QuietComfort 25 noise-cancelling headphones for Android devices
Wipe £130 off the price of these excellent noise-cancelling headphones from Bose, the most famous name in noise-cancelling headphones. These have in-line controls that work perfectly with Android devices, so you can control the volume and skip tracks without whipping your phone out. The noise-cancelling is powered by a pair of AAA batteries so you can either use rechargeables or buy a set if you’re caught short while travelling – always handy. You also get a useful carry case to keep your headphones safe.
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Cheap headphones deals – Jabra Elite Sport
These truly wireless buds are now only a fraction more than a pair of Apple AirPods, but they do so much more than Apple’s pair. These are fantastic sports headphones that are water-resistant, have fantastic sound quality, a secure fit and plenty of sports tracking functionality thrown in. For starters, there’s a heart rate monitor built into them and they work with Jabra’s Sport Life app for your workouts. You can use these for fitness tests like your VO2 Max, too. A handy charging case protect the headphones and top up the battery so you have around 12 hours of juice.
Cheap headphone deals – Beats Solo2 Luxe headphones
Argos is selling the Beats Solo2 Luxe headphones for its lowest ever price at £89.99. These on-ear headphones are fancier than the standard Solo2 as the ‘Luxe’ refers to its design inspired by a luxury sports car. Phwoar.
Cheap headphone deals – Urbanista Berlin wireless headphones
You can pick up the Urbanista Berlin wireless headphones for a bargain-tastic £24.99 right now from Carphone Warehouse. These headphones have a convenient inline remote control, four hour battery and charge through Micro USB. At £25 for a pair of wireless headphones from a well-known brand, these would make the perfect stocking filler this Christmas.
Cheap headphone deals – Goji True Wireless
A pair of true wireless earphones for £49.99 would make for an excellent stocking filler. With no cables to worry about, these headphones are super convenient. One reviewer at Carphone Warehouse had this to say: “I recently bought these true wireless earphones and wasn’t expecting to much as I’ve been looking at headphones 3 times the price but I have been really impressed by how easily they pair and the sound is loud enough with clear vocals and plenty of bass and at the price £49. They are brilliant buy would highly recommend them.”
Cheap headphone deals – Sennheiser HD 4.50BT wireless noise-cancelling headphones
These fantastic wireless noise-cancelling around-ear headphones from Sennheiser are now just £143.99 at Argos. Now you don’t have to pay a high price for some blissful peace. Even with the NoiseGuard noise cancelling turned on, you can expect 19 hours of battery life, which is excellent. You also have a wired connection to fall back on when the juice runs dry. These headphones also fold down to a more compact size, perfect for commuters and frequent flyers.
Cheap headphone deals – Skullcandy Hesh 3
These wireless headphones have only recently been released, but you can already make a whopping 20% saving. The Hesh 3 are now just £79.99.
These have 22-hour battery life and super-quick fast-charging – just 10 minutes of charging will net you four extra hours of juice. You can expect these to be really comfortable thanks to memory foam ear cushions that’ll also help keep outside noise out. The headphones also fold down for convenience.
Cheap headphone deals – AKG C50BT
This bargain might be hard to spot because of the unfamiliar product name, but the AKG C50BT are in fact the same model as the AKG Y50BT we reviewed and awarded a 4/5 score. This was back when they cost £114, too.
Now, Argos have slashed the price to just £79.99 for an excellent wireless pair of headphones. These have a 20-hour battery life and come with a handy carry case. Our review had this to say about the sound: “Like most portable headphones, the AKG Y50BT has a crowd-pleasing extra hit of bass, but it doesn’t cloud the sound and provides satisfying sub-bass.”
Cheap headphone deals – Motorola Stream
If you fancy a foray into the convenience of true wireless earphones, the Motorola Stream are a great choice. Argos is selling them for £59.99 at the moment, and you’re not going to find a better deal on true wireless ‘buds from a well-known brand.
We gave them an 8/10 review score at their full £80 price, making them a positive bargain at £59.99. We praised their subtle design and good fit, charging case and reliable Bluetooth connection in our review.
Cheap headphone deals – Urbanista Seattle Wireless headphones
The excellent Urbanista Seattle wireless headphones, which we gave a stellar 9/10 in our review, are now £20 down from their £90 RRP. These great headphones have 12-hour battery life, convenient touch controls and work with both Siri and Google Assistant. The memory foam cushions are also supremely comfortable. They’re available in a range of different colours including white, blue and black to suit your tastes.
We called them “One of the best sub-£100 wireless headphones out there.” Now, at just £70 they’re a bargain.
Cheap headphone deals – JBL E50BT Wireless headphones
You can save a whopping £55 off the JBL E50BT wireless headphones at Currys, but not only that – you’ll also get three months of Deezer music streaming thrown in to sweeten the deal. You can expect 18 hours of battery life from these around-ear cans, making them a great choice for commuters, as they won’t need charging too often.
If you buy two pairs you can use the ShareMe feature so you and a friend can both listen to the same music wirelessly.
Cheap headphone deals – Skullcandy Grind
While there’s a newer Bluetooth wireless pair of the Skullcandy Grind, if you don’t mind wires you can grab them for a bargain £24, down from the usual £40. We gave these headphones 4.5/5 in our review.
Cheap headphone deals – Jaybird Freedom
The Jaybird Freedom launched originally at £170, which was a little much. Thankfully, you can now pick these super-lightweight, sweat-resistant running headphones for just £140, which makes them far more tempting.
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