Black Friday is on the way. If you want to pick up some great holiday gifts ahead of time (or grab an awesome pair of headphones for yourself,) now is a great time to do so.
In case you need a few examples, there’s an incredible pair of noise-cancelling headphones on sale right now. That’s the Bose 700 for $299 at Amazon. You can also score $70 off the AirPods Max at Amazon right now. Apple’s premium headphones offer top-notch audio and premium comfort.
There's a chance some of these headphones could get cheaper on Black Friday itself, but shopping early can help ensure you get what you need before it goes out of stock. Keep scrolling through for my top picks.
Early Black Friday headphone deals — Quick links
- JBL Reflect Mini earbuds: was $149 now $69 @ Amazon
- Sony WF-C700N: was $119 now $85 @ Amazon
- JBL Live 660NC: was $199 now $99 @ Amazon
- Samsung Galaxy Buds 2: was $149 now $119 @ Amazon
- Campfire Audio Orbit: was $249 now $199 @ Amazon
- Bose 700: was $379 now $299 @ Amazon
- AirPods Max: was $549 now $479 @ Amazon
Early Black Friday headphone deals — Best sales now
JBL Reflect Mini earbuds: was $149 now $69 @ Amazon
Lowest price: A solid pair of buds if you're on a budget, Amazon is knocking over $100 off the JBL Reflect Mini. Despite their size and price, these buds come with active noise cancellation, JBL's signature sound, IPX7 water resistance, and 7 hours of battery life in the buds themselves. An extra 14 hours in the case brings your total up to 21.
Sony WF-C700N: was $119 now $85 @ Amazon
Lowest price! The Sony WF-C700N earbuds are seriously good value, offering top-quality sound and ANC at a bargain price. They also look sleek and have a very comfortable fit. There's no aptX or LDAC support, but otherwise you can't go wrong with these earbuds.
JBL Live 660NC: was $199 now $99 @ Amazon
These wireless noise-cancelling headphones are one of the most popular over-ear designs on the market. They rank as one of the best cheap noise-canceling cans we've seen, and in our review we praised their bass-forward sound, effective ANC, superior comfort, and battery life that runs to 50 hours.
Price check: $99 @ Best Buy
Samsung Galaxy Buds 2: was $149 now $119 @ Amazon
The Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 offer customizable sound, good ANC and a comfortable fit. They’ve also got great functionality with the Galaxy Wearable app and wireless charging. They charge super fast, and can be topped off using PowerShare when they're running low on battery.
Campfire Audio Orbit: was $249 now $199 @ Amazon
Lowest price! The Campfire Audio Orbit easily beat rivals like the AirPods Pro 2 in terms of sound quality, making them a top choice for audiophiles. In our review, we praised these earbuds for their excellent audio, responsive controls and wireless charging capabilities. They also have long battery life, lasting for 8 hours of listening time or up to 30 hours with the charging case. However, there’s no ANC or transparency mode and few additional features.
Bose 700: was $379 now $299 @ Amazon
The Bose 700 headphones are one of the top noise-cancelling headphones you can buy. As well as having excellent, rich sound, they're stylish, comfortable to wear and deliver the absolute best noise-cancelling experience of any headphones we've tested. Note: these headphones hit $269 last Black Friday.
AirPods Max: was $549 now $479 @ Amazon
The AirPods Max are Apple's premium, retro-style headphones. They feature large ear cushions, a digital crown, active noise cancellation, and Spatial Audio. The latter feature uses head tracking to offer a surround sound experience.