These audiophile-grade Sennheiser headphones are 50% off during Amazon Prime Day


Sennheiser says it will discount its audiophile HD599 SE open-back headphones to less than $100 at next week’s Amazon Prime Day event.

For two days (July 12 and July 13), you can pick up a pair of Sennheiser HD599 SE for just $99 instead of the regular price of $199.

Utilizing Sennheiser’s “Ergonomic Acoustic Refinement” design, the headphones are part of the company’s legendary HD collection, which includes the gold-standard Sennheiser HD800S and the updated Sennheiser HD560S, two essential headphones in any arsenal. audiophile.

Compared to the award-winning HD560S reviewed by Tom’s Guide a few weeks ago, the HD599 SE offers a wider soundstage and better mid-range. That said, while the Sennheiser HD599 SE doesn’t use the larger drivers like the HD800S, there are many similarities, including nice, neutral sound quality, a large soundstage, and great imaging without the $1800 sticker price.

Looking for something portable? The excellent Sennheiser CX Plus is also for sale

A man wearing a pair of Sennheiser CX Plus earbuds.

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For audiophiles who like to listen to their music in the comfort of their own home, the Sennheiser HD599 SE is the right choice. However, if you like to take music with you on the go and need some of the best wireless earbuds to keep the party going, keep your eyes peeled for an upcoming deal on the Sennheiser CX Plus.

Like the HD599 SE, the Sennheiser CX Plus will also go on sale next week for Amazon Prime Day and their MSRP will be reduced by 48% to below $100.

With 24 hours of battery life with the case, an IPX4 water resistance rating and active noise cancellation, the Sennheiser CX Plus will line up with some of the best earbuds like the Sony WF-1000XM4 for about half the price when the deal goes into effect. .

Each of Sennheiser’s two Amazon Prime Day deals brings something different to the table — and while we’re more likely to go for the Sennheiser HD599 SE for its incredible performance, both deals are worth waking up to early on July 12. to claim before they’re gone.