Find the best deals on Beats during Black Friday 2018. Funtober is tracking the best online sales and print ads from Thanksgiving Day to Cyber Monday 2019 on all Beats By Dr. Dre headphones.
Beats stormed on the premium sound market in a big way in 2008 and they have come a long way. Beat was purchased by Apple in 2014, which brought on a slew of new integration, models and tech Whether it is for a holiday gift, treat for yourself or finally going wireless you cannot go wrong with the premium sound of Beats.
Here are some basics on the entire 2018 Beats line up to make sure you pick the model that suits your needs this Black Friday.
Over the ear studio style headphones:
Beats Studio 3 Wireless Headphones Currently Priced at $349
The Beats Studio # is a significant upgrade form the previous model. It features Active Noise Cancelling and Apple W1 wireless chip. The sturdily built Studio line are foldable and stow away in a compact included case. The padded over the ear design is comfortable and does rub or cause any discomfort. The battery lasts up to 22hrs with noise cancelling enable and an amazing 40 hrs. with the noise cancelling turned off. The Apple W1 chip is the shining star of this device. Simply turn them on and they automatically synch with your Apple device. The sync is a bit more complicated with non-Apple devices. Just like so many other devices that are platform centric, the Beats Studio 3 is designed by Apple for Apple and functions best with Apple.
Beats Solo 3 is Currently Priced at $299
The Beats Solo 3 biggest improvement is the addition of the Apple W1 wireless chip. As the battle against external devices heats up wireless is the way to go. In addition to the W1 chip the Beats Solo 3 boasts extended battery life and rapid charging. The fast charge brings 3 hours of play time for only 5 minutes of charge. The power button has an LED battery life indicator. With 40 hours of play time the Beats Solo 3 should provide plenty of listening time. The Beats Solo 3 ears pads are well padded and comfortable, but are not replaceable, which was a complaint on previous generations. The Beats Solo 3 are available in Matte Black, Satin Silver, Gloss White, Gold, PRODUCT (RED), Satin Gold, Glass Black, Rose Gold, Silver and Defiant Black-Red.
Beats PRO (Wired) is Currently Priced at $190
The Beats PRO is heavy duty aluminum frame design and leather covered ear covers make it tougher. The Beats PRO has a flip up design so you can swing the ear cover up for feedback from the band or for the call to dinner. The Beats PRO are foldable and come with a stow away pouch. The bass, mid and high range sound quality is excellent and perfect for in studio use. The detachable anti-tangle cable drives a lot of power, but does come unconnected fairly easily.
Beats EP (“Enter Premium”) Currently Priced at $87
The Beats EP is a wired entry level premium headphone. The reinforced stainless steel frame is strong and durable. The Beats EP provide premium sound quality at a very reasonable price.. The headphone wire has a built in remote so you can take calls and control music. The beats EP are foldable and come with a carrying pouch.
In ear headphones:
Beats X is Currently Priced at $89
The wireless Beats X are a go anywhere wireless headphones. Featuring 8 hours of play time and fast charging. Only 5 minutes of charging will get you 2 hours of playback The Beats X have the Apple W1 chip for seamless integration with all of iOS devices. The headphones are wired together and have a remote, so you can control your music and take calls on the fly. The Betas X comes with several different ear tip sizes to make sure you get the perfect fit.
Powerbeats 3 Wireless is currently priced at $199
The Powerbeats 3 feature 12 hours of battery life and built sturdy to provide concert sound during any type of workout. They contain the W1 chip for seamless integration with all you Apple devices. Simply turn them on and they sync to your device. The 5 minute fast charge provides an hour of playback. The Powerbeats 3 are rain, sweat and water resistant. There is a cable clip and adjustable ear hook make sure you get eh perfect fit, so your Powerbeats 3 will not slip off. The side remote allows you to take calls and control your music.
Urbeats 3 – Urbeats with Lightening connector are currently priced at $59
The Urbeats are Beats entry level wired headphones. They feature fine-tuned acoustics and a n great listening experience. They are tangle free with magnetic earbuds for storage. They’re available in black and a combo black and red. They come with a variety of ear tips to get the fit just right. The built in remote talk allows you to take calls, operate a digital assistant and control your music. There two version, one with a standard headphone jack and the other with Apple’s Lightening connector.
No matter if you’re looking for the Beats PRO, Urbeats 3 or anything in-between we are tracking down all the best sales deals and offers to make sure you get the best price on your Beats for Black Friday 2019. The headphone market is heating up with new offering and more brand centric offerings, so pricing on headphones across the board will be excellent this Black Friday. Apple has taken a solid step forward in adding the W1 chip to all the Beats wireless offerings, so pay particular attention for bundle offers with Beats and other Apple products. Check back for updated sales, deals, and pricing information on the entire Beats line up as Black Friday 2019 gets closer.