With energy prices rising, switch to a cheaper plan
Compare Prices Now

The best Black Friday headphones deals 2022

Treat your ears to a richer, more satisfying audio experience with these Black Friday deals on wired, wireless and noise-cancelling headphones.

We’re reader-supported and may be paid when you visit links to partner sites. We don’t compare all products in the market, but we’re working on it!

Tired of spending an eternity untangling wires every time you fish your headphones out of your bag? Or has the family pet gone to town on your favourite headset, stripping its cable down to raw copper?

Whatever the reason, if you're looking for a new pair of headphones, this year's Black Friday sales have you sorted. From wireless earbuds to noise-cancelling cans, we've rounded up our top picks of Black Friday headphone deals in the table below.

Black Friday headphone deals:

Donner Music Donner Music

Donner Music

56% off Donner EM11 portable/desktop headphone amplifier


Sennheiser Sennheiser


Up to 40% off sale

The Hut The Hut

The Hut

The Hut - Up to 70% Off Headphones

Nuraphone Nuraphone


FREE Nura case + FREE USB-A charging cable

What to consider when purchasing headphones on Black Friday (26th November)?

Wired or wireless?

For convenience, it's hard to pass up the freedom of wireless headphones. Not only do they untether you from your stereo, phone or other audio devices, but they also save you from ever having to deal with knotted cables and frayed wires again.

That said, wireless headphones have their fair share of shortcomings. Besides typically costing more than wired headphones, they also require that you keep them charged, or you'll end up on a long commute with a dead battery and no good way of passing the time. Wireless headphones are also susceptible to interference from other Bluetooth devices, potentially leading to low-quality audio or drop-outs in some tech-crowded environments.

In-ear, on-ear or over-ear?

The three main types of headphones offer distinct audio experiences tailored to different needs. In general, over-ear headphones are capable of the highest-quality sound due to their larger, more-powerful components. Their round cans also block out ambient noise more effectively than other headphones, plus they're usually more comfortable for extended periods of use.

In-ear headphones (or earbuds) are the lightest and most portable of headphone types, making them a popular choice for use in public environments. They don't deliver the same level of sound quality or noise cancellation as other headphones, but they're cheaper, less conspicuous and easier to cram in your pocket while you're out and about.

On-ear headphones occupy the middle ground between in-ear and over-ear headphones. They don't fully cover your ears, so they don't block out background noise quite as well as an over-ear set, but their size allows for higher audio quality than a pair of earbuds. They tend to be more comfortable than earbuds, too, with foam padding making them better suited to prolonged use.

More Black Friday news and offers

More guides on Finder

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on finder.com.au:

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • finder.com.au is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Finder only provides general advice and factual information, so consider your own circumstances, or seek advice before you decide to act on our content. By submitting a question, you're accepting our Terms of Use, Disclaimer & Privacy Policy and Privacy & Cookies Policy.
Go to site