'Awesome and stylish': These lightweight wireless Bose headphones are on sale for 30% off right now

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Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II - on sale now through Amazon.
Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II - on sale now through Amazon.

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There’s nothing better than slipping on some headphones and listening to your favourite artists and podcasts. However, the best headphones that deliver an immersive listening experience often come with a hefty price tag. That’s why when a trusted source in audio like Bose offers shoppers a chance to save on their popular headphones, the savings are just too good to keep to ourselves.

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If you’re looking to invest in a new pair of headphones for yourself or get a jump on your holiday shopping, be sure to head to Amazon Canada where you can save 30% on the SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II by Bose.

SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II by Bose

Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II - on sale now through Amazon Canada.
Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II - on sale now through Amazon Canada.

SHOP IT: Amazon, $189 (originally $269)

What are they?

The SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II by Bose are perfect for anyone looking for a comfortable alternative to in-ear headphones and earbuds.

These wireless headphones offer up to 15 hours of play time and Bluetooth capability for up to two devices while delivering a deep, immersive sound experience synonymous with Bose products. TriPort technology and Active EQ allow you to enjoy crisp sound - no matter the volume, while Boses’s advanced microphone system allows you to make clear calls no matter where you are.

What people are saying

Bose’s lightweight SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II have earned an average 4.5 stars based on more than 13,700 Amazon customer ratings. Shoppers have raved about the comfortability of the over-ear headphones as well as their consistent, crystal clear sound.

Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II - in white. On sale now for under $200. Image via Amazon.
Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II - in white. On sale now for under $200. Image via Amazon.

“I had high hopes for these headphones and I was not disappointed!” one customer wrote. “They fit comfortably around my ears, and the band is easily adjustable to ensure a perfect fit whether I wear them with or without a beanie on...Very clear audio; bass is a touch heavier than I usually opt for (I would prefer the sub-bass to be increased a little instead) but the mids and treble are pretty. The snug ear cups block out most ambient noise, so I'm really glad I didn't bother spending the extra $200 for noise-cancelling version!”

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Other shoppers have also echoed that although this particular model doesn’t have noise-cancelling capability like the Bose Noise Cancelling Wireless Bluetooth Headphones 700 ($479), the SoundLink does a fair job of blocking out external sound - for half the price.

Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II - on sale now through Amazon.
Bose SoundLink Around-Ear Wireless Headphones II - on sale now through Amazon.

“Awesome headphone, stylish and pure sound. Event hough they’re not a noise-cancelling model, the cushions fit well enough around the ears to work like a noise-cancelling one. Was really good outdoors, I use it for running and while at home. Ideal for wearing it a long time, does not cause any irritation to ears even after hours of use,” another added.

Verdict

Quality headphones can be pricey, which is why the chance to save $80 on a model from a trusted audio brand like Bose is too good of an opportunity to pass up.

Although the SoundLink model doesn’t offer noise-cancelling capabilities, based on reviews, there is enough external sound coverage to make your listening experience enjoyable.

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The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.