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We're almost into the holiday shopping season, but before you blow your paychecks on other people, why not blow just one paycheck on yourself? We've rounded up some of the best deals on audio gear that you can find before the holiday rush, so it doesn't even have to be a big paycheck. Just a li'l tiny baby paycheck. Check them out:
Indoor activities are still pretty sketch, but it's starting to get wet out there, and not in a fun Cardi B. kind of way. Fortunately, these lightweight buds are great for walking or jogging around town, they're weather-resistant, and they work for six hours on a single charge. Plus, they have magnetic backs so they're easy to store when they're not in your ears. Stick 'em to your fridge, your bike, your body jewelry. Get creative!
Designed for an active lifestyle, these sport headphones fit securely and snugly in your ears so you can power through your workout comfortably. (Well, not comfortably, but at least you won't have to adjust your earbuds.)
With an elite sound design, these isolating in-ear headphones help you block out the stupid world and get the most out of your music.
The world's most compact wireless speakers are like the 2021 version of a boombox. You can stream music from any source to them, giving you your own little soundscape, and you can even lug them around on your shoulders if you really wanna get authentic with it. They'll certainly be lighter.
Don't worry, they don't only play George Clinton (but they can, if you want them to, which is reasonable). These Bluetooth 5.0 earbuds deliver up to 25 hours of playtime on a single charge. Plus, it comes with a cool little charging pad.
Apple's Powerbeats3 are the perfect headphones for an active lifestyle. They don't stick out of your ears weirdly and have a nice band to make sure they don't fall to the ground whenever you take them out, commencing a slapstick Rube Golbergian situation where you end up chasing them down some kind of factory conveyor belt. Plus, they work for 12 hours on a single charge!
They call them Z2 because they deliver twice the audio, twice the battery power, and twice the noise-cancellation of competitors. Not sure what the Z is for. Zazzy?
You can literally go swimming with these wireless earphones. Crazy, right? They're perfect for outdoor adventurers who face all kinds of weather and those who want to listen to music while swimming for some reason. Reenacting the "1979" video?
Block out the world and shoegaze to M83 in peace with these Bluetooth 5.0 headphones. Their patented NoiseHush tech and four noise-isolating microphones help you both block out distractions and make crystal clear phone calls when you decide you do want to talk to somebody.
Stay a step ahead of everyone else in all of your games with this professional gaming headset. With awesome sound quality, universal compatibility, and cushioned earpods, you can sink into the game for hours. There's even a detachable microphone so you can disconnect when 12-year-olds start calling you mean names. Those preteens are brutal.