Who’s got the best price on these wire-free earbuds?

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Apple AirPods are a lot like Apple EarPods — just without the wires. But you pay for that cord-free freedom: AirPods list for $159, and discounts are rare (and usually small). But Black Friday is coming, and that means deals on everything, right?

Sam’s Club had a great deal on AirPods earlier this month ($129), but that sale has expired. Instead, we’re seeing two other notable offers.

Product: Apple AirPods

Best price: $140 (save $14-19)

Store: Newegg

Availability: Friday, Nov. 23, online only, with promo code BFAD155

Source: Newegg Black Friday ad, page 20

SEE IT AT NEWEGGNote, too, that you can get refurb AirPods at Best Buy for $120 — and that deal is available now. But you need to be comfortable with the notion that they’ve been in… somebody else’s ears before yours.

SEE IT (REFURBED) AT BEST BUYLastly, we’re also now hearing that US Cellular has a notable deal if you’re in the market for new phones. Quoting the carrier’s press release: “Beginning today and going through Nov. 26, customers can get $50 off Apple AirPods or up to $100 off Beats headphones with the purchase of a new iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch.”

SEE THE OFFER AT US CELLULARWe’ll update this post if and when we spot a better deal on the AirPods. (If you spot one, share it in the comments!)

Originally published Nov. 8.

Updated Nov. 16 with additional current and future offers.



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