Headphones Deals

Now's the perfect time to grab a bargain if you're shopping for headphones. Whether you're looking for expensive audiophile cans or cheap earbuds, we've rounded up the best headphone deals out there right now. 

We've also expert buying advice to help you pick the right pair for you, whether they're wired or wireless, in-ear or on-ear, and budget or bank-breaking.

Best Headphones Deals

Headphones Deals

Sony MDR-ZX330BT Wireless On-Ear Headphones

Sony MDR-ZX330BT Wireless On-Ear Headphones

From: Amazon

Was: £90

Now: £49 (46% off)

These Bluetooth headphones from Sony are available at a great price from Amazon.

Skullcandy Hesh 3 Wireless Over - Ear Headphones

Skullcandy Hesh 3 Wireless Over - Ear Headphones

From: Argos

Was: £89.99

Now: £69.99 (£20 off)

These minimalist over-ear wireless headphones from Skullcandy now have £20 off.

Apple AirPods

Apple AirPods

From: Currys PC World

Now: £159 Get 6 months free Deezer Premium

Buy Apple's AirPods at Currys PC World to get six months of unlimited music with Deezer Premium.

B&O Beoplay H5 Wireless Earphones

B&O Beoplay H5 Wireless Earphones

From: Amazon

Was: £229.99

Now: £139.99 (£89.01 off)

Save 39% on on these in-ear wireless headphones from B&O at Amazon right now.

Samsung S8, S9, S8/S9 Plus Models and Note9

Samsung S8, S9, S8/S9 Plus Models and Note9

From: Tesco Mobile

Now: From £27 per month (Claim a free Samsung Gear 360 action cam worth £219)

When you buy select Samsung Galaxy phones from Tesco Mobile you can either claim an AKG Y50BT On-ear Bluetooth headphones (worth £99), a Samsung Gear 360 action cam (worth £219) or a Samsung wireless charger (worth £49.99).

Sony WH-H900 h.ear Wireless Headphones

Sony WH-H900 h.ear Wireless Headphones

From: Amazon

Was: £250

Now: £169.99 (32% off)

Get more than £80 off these Sony over-ear noise cancelling headphones.

Beats Solo 3 Headphones + FREE Powerbeats 3 Earphones

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.

Amazon Prime Day 2018: Best Deals & Launches

Amazon Prime Day 2018: Best Deals & Launches

From: Tech Advisor

Now: Up to 55% off

Prime Day is set for July 16-17th, and we've rounded up the best deals you can expect. Sign up for a free 30-day trial of Amazon Prime here to get these discounts.

Sony Xperia XZ2 with 5GB data

Sony Xperia XZ2 with 5GB data

From: Sky Mobile

Now: £0 upfront, £50 per month Includes free Sony h.ear Wireless headphones

Get a free pair of Sony h.ear Mini Wireless headphones worth £170 when you sign up with Sky Mobile's data plans with Xperia XZ2. See other fantastic XZ2 deals here.

Beats Powerbeats3 Wireless Earphones

Beats Powerbeats3 Wireless Earphones

From: Amazon

Was: £169.99

Now: £99.99 (£70 off)

Get the Break Blue Powerbeats3 wireless in-ear earphones from the Neighbourhood Collection with 41% off as part of Amazon's countdown to Black Friday sale.

Headphones Deals 2018

The cost of headphones is the tax we all have to pay for listening to music, audiobooks and podcasts as we lug about. But not all headphones are made the same. From true audiophile performance through wireless headsets to inexpensive wired earbuds there is much to choose from - and you can spend as much as you like. If you want to score a great deal on headphones, earphones or earbuds, here's what to look out for. 

Headphones: wired or wireless, in-ear, over ear and more

The names given to the various types of headphones may seem self-explanatory, but it is easy only if you know how. 'In-ears' are small earbuds that fit into your ear canal. They are generally considered the most convenient (especially for exercisers), with the best audio exclusion, but not everyone finds it comfortable to have a speaker inserted in their ear.

'On-ear' headphones have a headband, and the cup sits on your ear. They can be more comfortable, but sound can leak. 'Over-ear' have larger cups so encompass your ear. These can be especially comfortable to wear, and typically have the best noise isolation. But you will notice them, and they can be bulky to carry about.

Most headphones are wired, but wireless headphones are available. Usually these connect via Bluetooth. In the past Bluetooth headphones often produced a cold or soulless sound, but these days that is rarely the case. Bluetooth headsets are usually over ear, as they need a bit of bulk for all the technical gubbins. But pairing them is pretty straightforward these days. The only real challenge is battery life: you will need to charge up your headphones, and Bluetooth does drain your smartphone battery somewhat.

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