These over-ear headphones from Apple typically retail for $549, so you’ll save $120. Of all the Apple deals we’ve followed all summer, this is one of the grandest. Apple’s AirPods Max are one of our top picks for the best noise-cancelling headphones. It has a powerful H1 chip, 9 mics, 40mm drivers and tons of sensors.
Apple’s AirPods Max headphones are back at their lowest prices ever in time for Labor Day. If you’re looking for discounts on Apple’s great noise-cancelling earcups, listen to this. Amazon currently offers his AirPods Max in a variety of colors for $429 (opens in a new tab).
AirPods Max reviews praise the headphones’ beautiful design, excellent sound quality, and strong active noise cancellation. We gave the AirPods Max a high rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. AirPods Max features spatial audio for an immersive listening experience.
The headphones’ mesh-covered memory foam earcups keep your ears comfortable and dry. Weighing in at 13.6 ounces and 7.4 x 6.6 x 3.3 inches, the AirPods Max are heavier than the competition. Heavier than Bose Noise-Canceling 700 Headphones (9 oz, 8 x 6.5 x 2 inches) and Sony WH-1000XM4 (8.9 oz).
This cutting-edge audio technology creates the illusion of a 360-degree soundscape. In one test, when listening to Lil Nas X’s “Montero” (Call Me By Your Name), his vocals seemed to resonate from both sides. Apple engineers designed AirPods Max to be minimal, chic, and comfortable. Our reviewer wore them for nine and a half hours and had no complaints.