Now is a great time to bag a bargain if you're looking for new headphones. Here, we bring you top tips and the best deals we've seen on headphones so far.

We'd recommend looking for a good deal on more expensive headphones, rather than buying a pair that's cheap all year round. Not only is the build quality likely to be quite poor on headphones with an RRP of £30 or less, but they'll also offer a bad audio experience that we're sure you'll want to avoid.

There are thousands of headphones deals out there all the time however, so it can be tricky to know which are true bargains and which are worth buying. Here, we bring you our pick of the best ones to save you the trouble.

Best headphones deals

See the best deals we've found and check out our deals site for even more discounts on headphones.

Headphones deals: What to look for

Headphones can cost anywhere from £5 to £500+ depending on your needs and budget. Whatever you’re listening to is the same but spending a bit more can drastically improve the comfort and quality of your listening experience.

Whether on-ear, in-ear or over-ear, there are some great audio bargains to be had. Though remember that headphones are discounted all year, so make sure you don’t buy just for the sake of it.

Make sure you do a bit of research and pick out what you’d like to save money on, particularly with Beats; there are so many different models that what looks like a good deal could be a lower priced item with not much money off its normal, lower RRP.

We've picked out our top ten for this article but if you want to see even more deals from various different retailers, we'd recommend checking out the following online stores:

If you find that you’re missing out on Amazon’s Lightning deals, which run for just a few hours and offer limited stock, we'd recommend signing up for Amazon's 30 day free trial of Prime, which will get you access to deals 30 minutes before everyone else. Plus, you'll get free next-day delivery with the Prime trial, as well as access to Prime Instant Video and more.

Sign up for Prime now.

Headphones and earphones deals for students

Another great resource to help you snag deals is Tech Advisor's Student Beans page. The Tech and Mobile section has deals from some of our favourite audio brands. Right now, you can save 50% on Creative Labs products25% off Jabra audio products, including 10% off Jabra's Halo Smart Earphones. You can also snag up to 25% off Ultimate Ears.

You can also save up to 25% (or more) from big brands such as Apple (10% off for students), Asus, HP, Lenovo, Logitech and many more.

See all Tech Advisor student deals here.

Best headphones deals

1. Sony WH-H900 h.ear Wireless Headphones

From: Amazon

Was: £250

Now: £188  (£62 off)

2. Jabra Elite Sport True Wireless Headphones with Activity Tracking

From: Amazon

Was: £199.99

Now: £159.99  (£40 off)

Save £40 on these wireless in-ear sport headphones that also measure your heart rate.

3. Beats Solo 3 Headphones + FREE Powerbeats 3 Earphones

From: Argos

Was: £399.90

Now: £249.90  (£150 off)

For other great headphones deals, check out our dedicated article that rounds up the best offers of the month.

4. Jabra Move Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear Headphones

From: Amazon

Was: £79.99

Now: £54.50  (£25.49 off)

5. Jaybird Freedom Light Sports Bluetooth Headphones

From: Argos

Was: £109.99

Now: £44.99  (£65 off)

6. Beats by Dre Solo 3 On-Ear Wireless Headphones

From: Amazon

Was: £249.95

Now: £197.85  (£52 off)

7. Beats X Wireless Earphones

From: Very.co.uk

Was: £129.95

Now: £94.99  (£34.96 off)