QuietPoint Stories April 20, 2015

Update (4/20 10:35am): Best buy has the Sony Over-Ear Headphones – Black (MDRZX770BN/B) for $149.99 shipped (Reg. $230, lowest we can find).

Amazon has the Audio-Technica QuietPoint Active Noise-Cancelling Closed-Back Headphones (ATH-ANC7B) for $99.99 shipped today. That’s as much as $100 off the original listing, between $30 and $90 below the average selling prices, matching our previous mention (which did not include shipping) and the best price we can find.

They boast noise-cancelling circuitry that “reduces environmental noise by 90%”, large-aperture 40 mm drivers, fold-flat design, and ship with a 1/4-inch adapter, an airline adapter and a carrying case. This model, like the rest of the highly sought after ATH line of headphones, has received a 3.8/5 star rating from over 1,500 Amazon customers.

Sennheiser HD 202 II 3.5mm: 6.3mm Connector Semi-Circumaural Dynamic Hi-fi HeadphoneNext up, Newegg offers the Sennheiser HD 202 II on-ear headphones for $24.99, but using code EMCARNA28 will drop your total down to $14.95 shipped. That’s more than 50% under the original listing, $8 below Amazon, matching the lowest price we have seen on this set and the best price we can find.

They feature detachable ear cups, a frequency response range between 18Hz and 18kHz, 32 Ohm impedance, and a wind-up belt clip for the excess cable.

They carry a 2 year Sennheiser warranty and have received a 4.2/5 star rating from over 2,300 Amazon customers.

More headphone deals still alive:

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QuietPoint Stories March 26, 2015

Headphones: Philips Bluetooth over-ears $40 (orig. $130)

Focus Camera is offering the manufacturer refurbished Audio-Technica ATH-ANC7B QuietPoint Active Noise-Cancelling Headphones for $54.99 shipped. That’s $82 under the original listing, $78 below Amazon’s new price and the best manufacturer refurbished price we’ve seen. This model has received a 4+ star rating from over 1,500 Amazon customers.

Next up, Newegg is offering the Philips SHB9100 Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphones in black and red for $39.99 shipped. That’s $90 below the original $130 listing, $20+ under Amazon and the best price we can find.

Features:

  • Choice of wireless or wired listening via 3.5mm plug in option
  • Sound isolating super soft ear cushions
  • Easily switch between music and calls with smart controls
  • Integrated slim headband design

This set has received a 4+ star rating from nearly 80 Amazon customers.

More on the Audio-Technica ATH-ANC7B:

Arrive refreshed after a long flight, avoid distractions in a noisy office, or find peace & quiet in your living room…with QuietPoint Active Noise-Cancelling Headphones. These lightweight, compact headphones effectively reduce distracting background noise by 90% while offering the superior audio quality that has made Audio-Technica a worldwide leader in electro-acoustic technology.

Ideal for use with MP3, CD, DVD & in-flight entertainment systems, QuietPoint closed-back headphones deliver clear, high-resolution sound, with impactful bass, a detailed midrange, extended treble and accurate imaging in an immersive soundfield. Their earcups have been redesigned for greater comfort, with generously cushioned padding and a shape that fits easily over any ear.

The QuietPoint headphones feature large-aperture 40 mm drivers with neodymium magnet systems and extremely high 109dB sensitivity to provide generous volume levels from any music source. The headphones also work when the noise-cancelling function is turned off, and operate in passive mode without batteries. Noise-cancelling electronics are fully integrated in each earpiece, with no need for external modules.

QuietPoint Stories March 2, 2015

Amazon has the Audio-Technica ATH-PRO700MK2 Professional DJ Monitor Headphones for $127.50 shipped. That’s as much as $100 under some bloated listings from trusted retailers, the best price we’ve seen by nearly $2 and the lowest current price available.

These closed-back dynamic headphones feature 53 mm drivers designed exclusively for the PRO700MK2, 50°/90° earpiece swiveling, and more. They have received a 4.4/5 star rating from over 120 Amazon customers.

Staples has the Audio-Technica ATH-ANC7B QuietPoint Active Noise-Cancelling Closed-Back Headphones for $99.99 with free store pick up. That’s around $60 below the original listing, $11 under Amazon, matching the best price we’ve seen and the lowest we can find.

This set comes with noise-cancelling circuitry “that effectively reduces environmental noise by 90%”, large-aperture 40 mm drivers, fold-flat design, a 1/4-inch adapter, specialized airline adapter and a carrying case. They carry a 3.8/5 star rating from over 1,500 Amazon customers.

We also spotted the Audio Technica Solid Bass Audio Headphones (AUD ATHWS55BK) at Staples for $39.99 with free in-store pick up (Reg. $65, lowest we can find). For more options we have some deals on a Harman Kardon set and Klipsch in-ears this morning as well.

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