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The Best Wireless Headphones and Earbuds Deals in March 2023

GameRant 3/12/2023 Matti Robinson
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A good headset is important when gaming and communicating with teammates, but even gamers aren't on the computer around the clock. A pair of headphones can be an excellent companion when a gamer wants to relax, goes for a walk, or has to travel. Wireless headphones and earbuds have come a long way in recent years, and offer an increasing number of impressive features that make listening to music, communicating, and even gaming on the go much better than on a cheap pair of earbuds.

Wireless headphones and earbuds come in many shapes, colors, and sizes. A good pair features comfortable cushions or ear tips that make wearing them for hours a breeze. In addition to aesthetic and ergonomic preferences, other things to consider include the price point, wireless technology and range, controls, battery life, and possible noise-canceling features. More advanced features might include touch controls, virtual assistant integration, and multi-device support. Here are our selections for some of the best wireless headphones and earbuds deals.

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Philips H9505 Wireless Headphones
$125.03 $249.99 Save $124.96

The Philips H9505 wireless headphones offer a Hybrid Active Noise Canceling feature, which removes unnecessary ambient noise with the help of one external mic and one internal mic. If the user wants to hear the surroundings, they can just cover the right earcup and the headphones go into Awareness Mode, which lets through audio. The Philips H9505 headphones feature 40 mm drivers tuned to deliver deep bass and clear highs. According to Philips, the battery lasts for 27 hours of playback and a short 15-minute charge gives up to an extra 5 hours when running low.

Soundcore by Anker Life P3i Earbuds
$49.99 $59.99 Save $10

These Life P3i earbuds from the Anker-owned audio brand Soundcore offer a truly wireless listening experience. The 

Soundcore by Anker Life P3i earbuds feature a hybrid, active noise-canceling feature, which uses two microphones on each side to remove unwanted background noise. According to Soundcore, the external noise is reduced by up to 90%. There are a total of four dedicated microphones to record voice calls and a noise-isolating algorithm that picks up the voice clearly and precisely. For a more punchy bass and customizability, the Life P3i earbuds have 10 mm drivers and 22 preset EQ settings.  

Jabra Elite 5 True Wireless Earbuds
$119.99 $149.99 Save $30

The Jabra Elite 5 True Wireless earbuds feature a hybrid active noise-cancelation, which allows both cutting off the unwanted background noise and listening to surrounding when it is convenient, for example during an announcement. There is a total of six dedicated microphones on the earbuds to remove noise.

The earbuds are protected by IP55-certified waterproofing and dust resistance, which ensures that the active lifestyle isn't paused by rain or sweat. The manufacturer promises up to 7 hours of battery life plus an additional 28 hours from the charging case.

JBL Live Free 2 Earbuds
$99.95 $149.95 Save $50

The JBL Live Free 2 earbuds feature JBL's signature sound with clear calls and music via the 11 mm dynamic drivers. The earbuds come with True Adaptive Noise Canceling feature with Smart Ambient option. This allows the user to remove unwanted background noise and, when needed, let in surrounding audio to hear announcements clearer or join in on a conversation.

The earbuds themselves offer 7 hours of listening time, but the battery life can be extended by 28 more hours with the charging case.

Bose QuietComfort Earbuds II
$249 $299 Save $50

The newly updated QuietComfort Earbuds II from Bose deliver now even better features and a more immersive soundscape. These Bluetooth earbuds feature intelligent noise cancelation and sound performance that personalizes it to the user. The comfortable and snug fit allows it to stay in place securely no matter the activity. 

The earbuds have a simple touch interface that allows the user to control everything they need. Using swipes and taps, the user can play and pause the music or change the noise cancelation level.

Bose QuietComfort 45 Wireless Headphones
$279 $329 Save $50

The Bose QC Series headphones have for a long time been some of the best wireless ANC headphones. The Bose QuietComfort 45 wireless headphones offer a Bluetooth connection with a range of up to 9 meters or 30 feet and high-quality active noise-canceling technology that keeps unwanted ambient noise to a minimum. With Aware Mode, the headphones let through surrounding audio when hearing the environment is important.  The Bose QuietComfort 45 have a 25-hour battery life and a 15-minute charge can increase the listening time by up to three hours.

Anker Soundcore Life Q35 Wireless Headphones
$87.99 $109.99 Save $22

The Anker Soundcore Life Q35 is a top-of-the-line pair of headphones that delivers the gold standard of sound quality. Equipped with custom silk-diaphragm drivers, it accurately reproduces music across a wider frequency range, cutting out distortion to deliver Hi-Res Audio and Hi-Res Audio Wireless certified sound.

Its LDAC technology allows for lossless transfer of up to three times more data than standard Bluetooth codecs, ensuring that every tiny detail in the music is heard. The headphones also feature Multi-Mode Noise Cancelling, which filters out distracting noises in your vicinity, and comfortable memory foam padded earcups and headband.

Jabra Elite 7 Active Earbuds
$139.99 $179.99 Save $40

The Jabra Elite 7 Active earbuds are the perfect workout companion, designed to stay in place no matter how intense your exercise routine is, thanks to the unique ShakeGrip technology and IP57 water and sweat resistance. With adjustable Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) and HearThrough technology, you can choose your preferred levels of immersion or awareness for your workout and hear only what you want to hear.

Crystal-clear calls are also guaranteed with four microphones and fine SAATI Acoustex mesh for wind protection. The earbuds are powered by 6mm speakers for a powerful sound, offering up to 8 hours battery life on a single charge and up to 30 hours with the case.

Beats Flex Wireless Earbuds
$49.99 $69.95 Save $19.96

The Anker headphones offer an exceptional listening experience, with a battery life of up to 12 hours. Designed for all-day comfort, the headphones feature a Flex-Form cable and four eartip options that allow for a customized fit. Powered by the Apple W1 headphone chip, the headphones provide seamless connectivity with Apple devices.

The magnetic earbuds come with Auto-Play/Pause functionality, which pauses the music when you take them out and resumes playback when you put them back in.

Skullcandy Sesh Evo Earbuds
$29.99 $49.99 Save $20

The Skullcandy Sesh Evo Earbuds provide a superior listening experience powered by Skullcandy's 6mm drivers, delivering crystal clear sound with rich bass. With easy controls, you can adjust the volume, skip tracks, take calls, activate an assistant, and select different EQ modes without touching your phone.

he earbuds have an incredible 24-hour battery life, with 5 hours in the earbuds themselves and 19 hours in the charging case. Using rapid charge technology, just 10 minutes of charging provides 2 hours of playtime.

Skullcandy Dime True Wireless Earbuds
$17.99 $26.99 Save $9

The Skullcandy Dime earbuds offer impressive sound quality with high highs and deep bass, making them suitable for gaming or listening on the go. With the included mic, you can take phone calls, and a single hour of charging will get the earbuds to 100% battery.

The compact charging case is light at 32 grams and provides up to 8.5 hours of battery life, making it an excellent way to keep your earbuds safe. Additionally, the Dime has a comfortable design and includes three rubber tips to fit ears of different sizes.

Philips H4205 Headphones
$37.49 $49.99 Save $12.5

The Philips H4205 On-Ear Wireless Headphones pack a punch with their bass boost button and powerful 32mm drivers that bring out the best in your music. These headphones boast up to 29 hours of playtime from just a 2-hour charge via USB-C, with a 15-minute quick charge giving you an additional 4 hours.

They are designed for long-wearing comfort, with a cushioned headband and soft ear cups that can be angled to fit your ears perfectly. The headphones also have a multifunction button for taking calls, pausing music, and activating your voice assistant.

JBL Tune 710BT Headphones
$64.95 $79.95 Save $15

Experience the legendary JBL sound with the Tune 710BT wireless headphones. Featuring JBL Pure Bass Sound, you can enjoy deep and powerful bass that is both precise and impressive. With a battery life of up to 35 hours with Bluetooth and active noise canceling turned on, you can listen for longer without worrying about recharging.

Also, with active noise canceling, you can tune in to your music and tune out the noise around you. The headphones also come with hands-free calling and voice control and are lightweight and foldable for easy portability.

JBL Tune 510BT Headphones
$29.95 $49.95 Save $20

The JBL Tune 510BT wireless headphones deliver the renowned JBL Pure Bass sound that can be heard in top venues worldwide. Stream wirelessly via Bluetooth 5.0 and switch between two devices without missing calls. Enjoy up to 40 hours of wireless listening and recharge the battery in just 2 hours using the included Type-C USB cable. A quick 5-minute recharge gives an additional 2 hours of playback.

Manage calls and sound with the convenient ear-cup buttons and activate Siri or Hey Google by pushing the multi-function button.

Philips H8506 Headphones
$119.44 $149.99 Save $30.55

The Philips H8506 headphones come with active noise canceling technology to filter out unwanted sounds, and an awareness mode that lets you bring the world back in when needed. With an over-ear fit that creates a seal to isolate external noise, 40 mm drivers bring out the best in your favorite soundtracks.

Connect to two Bluetooth devices at once for multitasking, and take calls, pause music, and wake your voice assistant with a tap. Get up to 60 hours of battery time (45 with ANC) via a single charge, and fold them flat or inwards for easy storage.



Q: What is ANC?

ANC stands for active noise cancelation, and it means that the headphones have the capability to remove background noise. This is usually done by flooding with opposite wavelengths, which makes the background noise seemingly disappear. This works better on fairly monotone, static types of noises and not so much on loud bangs or singular events.

Q: Do all wireless headphones use Bluetooth?

Not all wireless headphones use Bluetooth, although an increasing number of headphones support it. For use with mobile devices, it is important to check that the headphones indeed support Bluetooth. 2.4 GHz wireless headphones usually come with an adapter, which requires a USB port.

Q: What differences are there in Bluetooth versions?

Most modern wireless headphones support Bluetooth 5. The newer the version - the newest being Bluetooth 5.3 - the more advanced features it has. These might include better range, less power consumption, and easier multi-device connectivity.

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