PRICE DROP: Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones Down to $199

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With Bose out with the new QC 35 noise cancelling headphones the price of QC20s dropped from $299 to $249. And Amazon has them further reduced to $199. That’s a phenomenal deal on Bose noise cancelling headphones, which I don’t travel without.

To be clear this is a deal, $249 is a reduced price and it’s the real or normal price, in fact the white ones are still pricing at $249 it’s only black that’s reduced down to $199.

I use the over-the-ear QC25s, but I love the portability of the QC20s. A year ago $269 was a great price for Bose headphones. $199 is, of course, better.

(HT: Running With Miles)

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  1. QC35 are best headphones I’ve ever owned. Wireless makes them super convenient.
    I highly recommend them to anyone looking. Not on sale but worth every penny for a frequent traveler!

  2. QC20 wired earbuds are very good (we own 3 of them). But the new QC30 wireless earbuds are great – awesome sound and very comfortable – I wear them while sleeping and now don’t have to deal with wires that get tangled.

    Over the ear are bulky and impossible to sleep with. Plus my ears ache after a few hours so can’t use them.

  3. @Mser,

    I had been eyeing the QC30s as a replacement to my QC20is. The reviews I read were really mixed though. Perhaps I just take the plunge and see if I like them and can always return them if they have the faults.

    How do you think the microphone is? That was one thing a lot of people were saying was particularly bad.

  4. I bought these a couple days ago through EBags. You get 20% back in a credit there for a future purchase and 12% cash back if you buy through Ebates.

  5. I’d love to get a pair of these, but even at $200 that is STEEP for some ear phones. I’d need to actually try them before I could justify shelling out that much.

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