Most people like music, so headphones make a great gift at this time of year. If you’re on the lookout for some audio tech, this PopSci Shop roundup should cover everyone on your list. For Black Friday, you can get an extra 20% off everything you see with code BFSAVE20.
As the world’s first THX-certified headphones, you would expect 1MORE to deliver amazing sound. But with one carbon dynamic driver and three balanced armatures on each side, they exceed even the highest expectations. In addition, these headphones are durable enough for daily use. Normally $199.99, they are now just $149.99.
For folks who prefer wireless audio, the Ventura headphones from TRNDlabs are a great option. They produce impressive sound quality from 40mm drivers, with a Bluetooth range of 10 meters. Thanks to soft ear cushions, they are also very comfortable to wear. Right now they are 50 percent off at $49.
The ALLAS earbuds are stacked with great features. You can enjoy tangle-free listening with Bluetooth 5.0, while the water-resistant design is perfect for working hard at the gym. With the supplied charging case, you get 13 hours of playtime in total. Worth $99, they are currently $49.99 with this deal.
Because these bone-conduction earphones don’t cover your ears, they are perfect for anyone who needs to communicate at work. The earpieces rest on the bone on the side of your head, sending music straight to your inner ear. They are completely wireless, and super lightweight. You can get them now for $39.99—that’s 20 percent off.
With CVC 6.0 noise-cancellation technology built in, the X2 earbuds from TREBLAB are great for blocking out distractions. They offer an impressive 10 hours of Bluetooth sound, and you can pair them with multiple audio sources. In addition, they have a mic for handsfree calls. Normally $149.97, they are now just $66.99.
The most outstanding feature of the Z2 headphones is their battery life—you can expect 35 hours of listening on a full charge. During that time, you will experience rich sound from the 40mm drivers, while T-Quiet technology kills any background noise. These high-end Bluetooth headphones are worth $259.99, but they are now 69 percent off at $78.99.
The Cowin E7 Pro headphones combine sophisticated looks with impressive specs. You get 30 hours of crisp Bluetooth playback on a full charge, with large 45mm drivers providing deep bass lines. The E7 Pro headphones also benefit from Adaptive Noise Cancellation. Grab them now for $78.99 and get 12 percent off.
These true wireless earbuds come with a 4,400mAh charging case, meaning you can listen for longer. The earbuds are small and comfortable to wear, with a Bluetooth range of 33 feet. Meanwhile, the built-in mic lets you take handsfree calls. The Pionears are now 23 percent off at $99.99.
Perfect for athletes, the AXUM Gear earbuds are designed to stay in your ears through any workout. They have 8mm drivers that deliver pounding bass lines, and the supplied charging case offers six full refills. In addition, the AXUM buds provide impressive noise cancellation. Worth $299, this IndieGoGo phenom is now only $149.99.
These well-reviewed headphones should impress the audiophiles in your life. They provide good sound isolation, with 40mm drivers pumping out crisp highs, rich midtones and deep bass notes. The battery can handle 25 hours of playtime, and you can easily control your playlist via the integrated touch controls. The u-Jays are now $10 off at $169.95.