Does anybody use wired earbuds anymore? Look, we’re not looking to put you on blast if you’re still rocking the Walkman-style headphones tethered to your device. But if that sounds suspiciously like you, it might be time to join us here two decades into the 21st century.
Your lack of modern tech can be balanced by your shrewd fiscal sense since all the earbuds we’ve put together here not only feature killer sound but are all at prices up to 70 percent off right now with these current deals. And with Apple’s ever-popular AirPods starting at $159, all of these sub-$100 deals should get your attention.
We can’t tell you it’ll make 2020 better. But with great earbuds and a few extra dollars in your pocket, it’s gotta help things look at least a little brighter.
While many money-saving earbud models only work as a pair, these headphones can stand on their own, each housing their own speaker, Bluetooth 5.0 chip, battery, and microphone. Plus, this pair from 1VoiceNYC also features the biggest savings among all these deals with a whopping 70 percent off right now.
You can’t underestimate comfort, so these ultra-light silicone earbuds score big points for how well they can sit snugly in your ears for hours without irritation. Considering you can get up to 48 hours of listening time from constant recharges with the carrying case charger unit that comes with these buds, their light-as-a-feather profile couldn’t be more welcome.
The clarity and power of your music are front and center with this Hypersonic offering, which features their exclusive DL02 Immersive Sound Engine. It boosts and optimizes your tracks, serving up particularly choice sound from Spotify, Pandora, Apple Music, and the other biggest streaming services.
With ratings of 4.3 out of 5 stars from Amazon users, you know you’re in for quality from this Treblab pair. The X5s automatically pair with your device, whether its Apple or Android, and deliver top-shelf sound quality via their advanced 8.2mm drivers.
Most earbuds have a solo mic for phone calls, but the Airs each have two. That’s four mics total to help boost call clarity as well as filter out all the disruptive noise that happens in the world around you while you’re making a call. Of course, the custom-built composite cellulose drivers with their enhanced sound don’t hurt either.
Signals get dropped between earbuds and your phone all the time, but the Signal Enhance tech in the MPOWs actually strengthens the connection between the pair, ensuring a more reliable audio performance. This pair has sport effective CVC 6.0 noise cancellation and up to 36 hours of battery life.
If you’re a military buff or ex-armed services yourself, you may get a kick out of these headphones. Designed with the unique shape, pattern, and feel of a military kit, these Cargo earbuds are also housed in a metal charging case that looks an Army-issued footlocker, all the better for engaging in your daily missions with military precision.
For those constantly irritated by earbuds that don’t fit your ears well, the Decibullz are made for you. Literally. Just drop these earbuds in hot water, to soften up the thermo-fit earpieces, then let them form to your ear. Once they’re solidified, you’ve got headphones that feel like a custom job.
With all its extras, the earbuds that CNET say “sound excellent…particularly for the price” should be a lot more expensive. But these compact and great-looking headphones are under $100 right now, even though they’re rocking Qualcomm aptX audio technology and AAC hi-res transmission for sound quality that sounds like $500 earbuds.
The Vodo Vibes bring everything to the table, from better connectivity and crisp, well-balanced sound to an ergonomic, secure fit with sweat and water resistance to power through your daily workout. The touch controls give instant responsive operation and with up to 6 hours on a single charge, your music will be there through even the toughest sessions.