If your holiday season would get a lot happier with a pair of headphones to either blast or block out cheesy Christmas songs, look no further. While headphones and earbuds are essential accessories, their pricing can be more than practical.
With Cyber Monday coming upon us, you may either want to get ahead of the frenzy or at least have something to block out the noise. Luckily, we compiled a list of the best deals so you can beat the holiday rush -- maybe even while wearing your new Beats.
Latest Cyber Monday headphone deals
The last time this page received an update, these were the latest headphone deals worth checking out:
Best Cyber Monday headphone deals
Below are finds for the biggest Cyber Monday deals on earbuds and over-the-ear headphones.
- Current price: $129
- Original price: $179
As someone who is picky about which earbuds they use to exercise with, trust me when I say that these Bose buds are worth the money and the hype. With an in-canal fit and soft silicone tip, the buds don't fall out of your ear no matter how much you sweat or give you uncomfortable pressure build up mid-way through your workout. Of course, Bose doesn't disappoint on their renowned sound quality. The audio is clear even when you're running against strong winds. Bottom line: if you're in the market for some quality workout earbuds, I would recommend grabbing these while they're on sale.
- Current: $90
- Original: $150
Don't sleep on beats this holiday season -- especially during a sale! These water-resistant, noise-canceling buds come with three soft eartip sizes for a more custom fit as you listen to top quality sound. While Apple may own Beats and they do make a great addition to Apple ecosystems, they're compatible with Samsung devices, too.
- Current price: $25
- Original price: $50
Don't let the price tag fool you, these JBL earbuds pack a lot of punch for a prime price. Using JBL's renowned audio, the buds have a deep bass sound that gives you that "I'm at a live concert" feeling. With an ergonomic shape, JBL also promises that these buds won't give you ear-pressure buildup after a long wear.
- Current price: $200
- Original price: $250
Apple's first pro generation of true wireless earbuds are already a classic. With active noise cancelation (ANC) and comfortable silicone tips, you can customize it to better fit your ears and lock in wherever and whenever. Working seamlessly with other Apple products such as Mac computers and iPhones, these are the perfect addition to your Apple ecosystem.
- Current price: $469
- Original price: $549
Not only do the AirPods Max seem to be a streetwear statement this winter, they're also equipped with the hotly contested active noise cancelling (ANC) feature. With a built-in microphone, you can still make hands-free calls even though they're not your typical buds. The max's also have up to 20 hours of battery, so you can use them from work to working out and anywhere in between with a single charge.
- Current price: $67
- Original price: $99
These SkullCandy earbuds are tiny but mighty. With a small and comfortable in-ear fit, they still pack in a heavy bass with excellent active noise cancelling technology. If you have small ears but are a big fan of audio, check these out while they're on sale.
- Current Price: $65
- Original Price: $130
Active noise cancelling with a pure bass sound and 35-hour battery life, JBL's over-ear, wireless headphones promise a solid performance that will last. Save on the lightweight and foldable headphones so you can wear them on the go this holiday season, and beyond.
- Current price: $148
- Original price: $200
We all know Sony delivers solid sound quality. It's no surprise these noise-canceling earbuds live up to that promise. With a lightweight feel and fast charge to boot, saving on these is a no brainer.
Amazon Cyber Monday headphone deals
Looking for some more deals? Here are some Cyber Monday sales we found happening over at Amazon.
Walmart Cyber Monday headphone deals
Walmart has some pretty nice deals coming up, but for now, check out this sweet deal on some used AirPods Pro and a few honorable mentions.
Best Buy Cyber Monday headphone deals
Here are some other AirPods and Apple Beats Cyber Monday deals happening right now at Best Buy:
We went looking for these deals as if we were shopping for ourselves. By using discount codes and extensions and looking through retailers' websites, these were the best Black Friday deals we could find for products we would all enjoy.
Black Friday follows the Thursday of Thanksgiving. This year, that was Friday, Nov. 25.
Cyber Monday happens on the Monday after Black Friday. This year it lands on Nov. 28.
ZDNET scoured holiday sales to find the best deals this year:
Our experts split out the best deals by retailer, brand, and category, which you can see below.
Holiday deals by retailer
Holiday deals by brand
Holiday deals by category
Here are some of the cheapest deals we found:
Cyber Monday live blog deals still available
Finally, if you'd like to see the Cyber Monday deals from our live blog: