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Score Sony's refurb noise-cancelling XM3 wireless headphones on sale for $179

Sony's WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones (opens in new tab) are a worthy comparison to the Bose QC 35 II headphones (opens in new tab), though they're usually priced similarly around $350. However, right now Newegg has refurbished XM3 headphones on sale for $179 (opens in new tab) in your choice of black or silver while supplies last. That saves you nearly $110 off the average price of a refurbished pair at Amazon (opens in new tab). You'll even receive free shipping with today's purchase.

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Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones (Refurbished) (opens in new tab)

These wireless headphones recharge via USB-C and feature built-in microphones as well as a battery that can last for up to 30 hours. Refurbished models are now nearly $170 off the full cost for just three days only via Newegg.

While these headphones may not be brand new, the pair you'll receive has been inspected and tested to ensure it's in proper working order. Reviewers note that it's hard to tell the refurbished pair isn't new.

These wireless over-ear headphones charge via USB-C and feature atomic pressure optimization that can adjust for noise-cancelling at higher altitudes, along with a quick-charging feature that gives you five hours of playback after just 10 minutes of charging. It's also equipped with multiple microphones and is capable of lasting for up to 30 hours on a single charge. The Adaptive Sound Control will allow you to adjust just how much ambient noise you want to hear at any given moment, which can be especially helpful in cases such as walking down the street where you might want to hear the vehicles barreling down on you.

Its new QN1 HD noise-cancelling processor is said to work four times faster than the XM2's (opens in new tab), while the Dual Noise Sensor technology works with the QN1 to weaken ambient noise. You can also add a DAC and amp (opens in new tab) for 32-bit audio signal processing.

Sony's XM3 headphones were reviewed by Mr. Mobile in a video where he calls them his new favorite, and you can learn a bit more about them by checking it out.

The Sony XM3 headphones were even chosen as our top pick for the best noise-cancelling headphones in 2020, though if you're not sold on them yourself, be sure to take a look at that full guide for even more options.

Alex is a recent graduate from the University of North Florida with a background in sales and merchandising. When he’s not hunting down the next great deals to post on Thrifter, he can be found posting music on his Soundcloud page and working on his eBay business.