Best Black Friday 2021 headphones deals available now: Sony, Bose, Beats, Jabra and more

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Black Friday 2021 isn't coming for another few weeks, but the Black Friday headphone deals are already underway.
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Black Friday has become more of a sweeping concept spanning multiple weeks rather than an actual single-day sale. Sure, you might find a few low-price deals on the actual Black Friday, but in many cases the discounts you see in the weeks leading up to Black Friday -- and in the days following it -- are arguably just as good or better. That means you can find bargains on some of our favorite headphones right now.

Note that I've only included headphones on sale that are recommendable. Also, prices and availability were accurate at the time of publication, but they may fluctuate.

This story was published earlier and has been updated.

David Carnoy/CNET With Apple apparently discontinuing the Beats Solo Pro, they've now shown up in Target's early Black Friday deals at the new low price of $100 -- in black and pink -- and Amazon has matched those prices. The Solo Pro are among the best on-ear noise-canceling wireless headphones and feature Apple's H1 chip that enables several nifty features for Apple devices. However, these headphones don't have the dynamic head-tracking required for Apple's spatial audio feature while watching TV and movies -- only the AirPods Pro, AirPods 3rd Generation, AirPods Max and Beats new Fit Pro have head-tracking. These support spatial audio for music listening, and while they're way overpriced at their list price of $300, they're a good deal at $100. Read our Beats Solo Pro review.

David Carnoy/CNET Sony's WF-1000XM4 may not fit everybody's ears equally well, but if they do fit, they're a fantastic set of true-wireless earbuds. Both their sound and noise-canceling capacity are excellent, and their performance as a headset for making calls is significantly improved over the earlier WF-1000XM3. However, they're normally expensive at $280, and due to high demand after their release this year, they haven't really gone on sale (they occasionally sell for $10 off). But Amazon,…
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