You heard it here first, folks: Not counting face masks, noise-canceling headphones are this season’s hottest accessory.
Noise-cancelling headphones are truly one of those pieces of tech that went from ‘nice to have’ to ‘need to have’ during The Age of Quarantine.
— Drew Coffman (@DrewCoffman) May 6, 2020
Between noisy neighbors, rowdy roommates, barking dogs, screaming kids, construction, leaf blowers, and random Blue Angels flyovers, anyone who’s lucky enough to be spending the majority of their time at home lately has been dealing with their fair share of distractions. Headphones that remove annoying ambient noises can be your saving grace when you’re trying to get work done, or just have a rare moment to yourself amid all of this (*gestures wildly*).
If you need a new pair, Best Buy is currently running a bunch of deals on noise-canceling headphones from highly rated, big-name brands — keep scrolling to find out which deals caught our eyes, or click here to peruse all of your options over at BestBuy.com.
The details: Offering up to 40 hours of use on a single charge and effortless connectivity thanks to a built-in Apple W1 chip, these Mashable’s Choice Award-winning headphones feature Pure ANC technology that actually analyzes their fit on your head and adjusts their audio accordingly to prevent sound leaks.
The deal: They usually retail for $349.99, but Best Buy currently has the Beats Studio³s on sale for $199.99 — plus, they come with a free four-month trial of Apple Music (a $39.96 value). Get yours here.
The details: These premium NoiseGard headphones boast 110dB sensitivity, intuitive touch controls, and a built-in microphone for hands-free calls.
The deal: The Sennheiser PXC 550s typically retail for $349.99, but right now you can order a pair from Best Buy for only $199.99 — a 43% savings. Get them here.
The details: Brand new as of this past February, the Sennheiser HD 450BTs come equipped with Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity and a battery that’ll last you up to 30 hours on a single charge.
The deal: Normally $199.98, you can grab a pair of the Sennheiser HD 450BTs in either black or white for only $149.98 — and as an extra bonus, they’ll come with a free 90-day trial of Tidal HiFi (a $79.96 value). Get yours here.
The details: Rated highly by Best Buy customers for their sound quality, comfort, and bass response, the Sony WH-XB900Ns sport a “Quick Attention” feature that lets you swiftly switch to ambient listening when you need to.
The deal: Best Buy has the WH-XB900Ns on sale in both black and gray for only $178, or 29% off their suggested retail price of $249.99. Get them here.
The details: Insignia’s offering features a convenient foldable design, on-ear controls, and a battery life of up to 20 hours on a single charge.
The deal: A solid budget pick, these puppies are now on sale for just $49.99 — that’s a whole 50% off their $99.99 MSRP. Get them here.