As someone that's never been an audiophile, I was a bit hesitant to pick up the Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) last year for their staggering retail price of $349. That's easily the most I've ever spent on a pair of headphones by a large margin, and while my wallet certainly felt the sting of that purchase for a couple weeks afterward, I don't know how I got by for so long without the things.
I called the QC35 II my favorite pair of wireless noise-canceling headphones when I reviewed them earlier this year, saying:
I've always enjoyed listening to music, but with these headphones, I find myself wanting to just sit on the couch, throw them on, and close my eyes while listening to some of my favorite tunes.
That's something I've never felt with any other pair of headphones I've owned, and when you combine that with the design, noise canceling, and everything else I talked about, you end up with something special. I've been using these headphones on a daily basis since I got them in October of last year, and I don't plan on giving them up anytime soon.
Bose's combination of excellent sound quality, fantastic design, and the industry's best noise-canceling make the QC35 II a force to be reckoned with, but like I mentioned above and in my review, $349 is a lot of money to spend on a pair of headphones.
Thankfully, if you've been holding out on buying the QC35 II and have been waiting for the perfect moment to do so, now's your chance. Amazon's currently selling them for just $299, saving you a cool $50.
This deal is being offered as part of Amazon's Black Friday sale, and whether you're shopping for a loved one or just want to treat yo self, this is an awesome offer. $299 is still a good chunk of change, but for headphones of this caliber, it's one of the best deals you'll find.
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