by Aimee Bray
Love them or hate them, Apple AirPods certainly have style - and you’re likely looking for an AirPods discount code to cut the cost. Unless you’ve been living under a rock since 2016, you’ve probably noticed Apple’s wireless Bluetooth earbuds go from a meme to a must-have. They’re just so handy, with built-in Siri capabilities and seamless connection with phones, TVs and tablets - shining particularly when it comes to connecting with other Apple products. AirPods also won’t randomly fall out like other wireless earbuds, and they’ll even automatically pause videos when you remove them. Trouble is, AirPods sales are pretty rare at the Apple Store and it can be difficult to find the cheapest AirPods while avoiding dodgy online retailers. We can definitely help with that.
When investing in a bit of tech, it really helps to know you’ve found the best price on the market. That’s why we’re constantly scanning the web for AirPods discount codes and the cheapest place to buy AirPods. You’d be surprised by how much the price can fluctuate across different retailers, so if you’re looking to buy Apple AirPods for the cheapest price, you’ve come to the right place.
Discover the latest discounts available for Airpods; we regularly update the prices so you're always in the know of the best deals!
Now you can boost your listening time to more than 24 hours with the MagSafe charging case option for AirPods Pro. Enjoy all of the benefits of the 2019 Airpods Pro including active noise cancellation, sweat and water resistance and transparency mode but upgrade your charging option to become compatible with a MagSafe charger.
|OnBuy||£166.99 for AirPods Pro (MagSafe charging case)|
|Laptops Direct||£179 for AirPods Pro (MagSafe charging case)|
|ao.com||£189 for AirPods Pro (MagSafe charging case)|
|Amazon||£189 for AirPods Pro (MagSafe charging case)|
|Very||£189 for AirPods Pro (MagSafe charging case)|
The AirPods Pro is a clever piece of technology building on the standard AirPods model. If sound quality is an important factor for you, then you’ll want to buy AirPods Pro. Active Noise Cancellation blocks out any external noise, or you can flip to Transparency mode to stay alert to your surroundings. You can charge them wirelessly for up to 24 hours of battery life. Built-in, voice-activated Siri will assist in answering calls, playing music or adjusting the volume. You’re more likely to find the best AirPods deals from other retailers running AirPods Pro sales, but don’t rule out the value of a freebie. Currys regularly throws in free Apple Music subscriptions on top, although you’ll pay a slightly higher price unless there’s also an AirPods Pro discount currently running.
|OnBuy||£189.90 for AirPods Pro|
|Amazon (out of stock)||£189 for AirPods Pro|
|Laptops Direct||£189 for AirPods Pro|
|Very||£199 for AirPods Pro|
The new third generation Airpods are cheaper than the Airpod Pro and have spatial audio technology which places sound all around you. This generation has a longer battery life with up to six hours of listening time and features an all-new contoured design for a snug fit. Unlike the second generation, these AirPods are sweat and water resistant, making them more of a practical purchase. This generation comes with a MagSafe compatible case that allows it to be charged using a MagSafe wireless charger which can be purchased separately.
|OnBuy||£142.97 for Apple AirPods|
|Laptops Direct||£149 for Apple AirPods|
|Amazon||£159 for Apple AirPods|
|Very||£159 for Apple AirPods|
|ao.com||£159 for Apple AirPods|
The AirPods second generation is cheaper than the AirPods Pro, and with a more powerful H1 chip than the first generation. It doesn’t come with noise cancellation or water resistance like the AirPods Pro, but it’s also significantly less pricey, making it easy to source when looking cheap apple AirPods in promotions or sales for this model. With a one-step setup, you’re constantly connected to in-built assistant Siri, so they’re practical for hands-free listening while cleaning, working out or just about anything else. This generation comes with either a wired or wireless charging case. If you’re happy with wires, then opt for the wired version, to cut the cost while keeping the same features.
|OnBuy||£136 for Apple AirPods (wireless)|
|Very||£139 for Apple AirPods (wireless)|
|OnBuy||£104.97 for Apple AirPods (wired)|
|Very||£109 for Apple AirPods (wired)|
|Amazon||£109 for Apple AirPods (wired)|
|Laptops Direct||£109 for Apple AirPods (wired)|
The first-generation model comes in as the cheapest Apple AirPods on the market, although it’s currently being phased out so it’s rarer to find a set brand new. This model has slightly lower audio quality and doesn’t include in-built Siri like later models, but it’s still a great piece of tech and you’re likely to find the best AirPods discounts on this version. If you’re looking to buy AirPods cheap, this is a great product to get your hands on. Check eBay or Apple’s refurbished section for secondhand first-generation AirPods deals.
|My Trendy Phone||£112.90 for Apple AirPods|
This over-ear wireless headphone has all the best features of AirPods in a more premium package. It’s currently the most expensive set of AirPods on the market, so if price is a factor you might want to look at the cheaper Apple AirPods. This is a headphone for sound maximalists, featuring spatial audio, comfortable memory foam and up to 20 hours of listening time. AirPods discount codes crop up from time to time, and you can usually find less popular colours in AirPods sales.
|OnBuy||£417.99 for Apple Airpods Max (silver)|
|John Lewis||£429 for AirPods Max (space grey, green, pink, silver or sky blue)|
|Amazon||£438.21 for Apple AirPods Max (space grey, green, pink or silver)|
|Currys||£549 for Apple Airpods Max (black, blue, green, pink or silver/grey)|
Black Friday is done and dusted for 2021, with major discounts from Amazon, Laptops Direct, Currys and more. We'd recommend checking out our Black Friday discount codes to score the biggest savings in 2022. Here are the best AirPods Pro deals we spotted in 2021:
Apple offers students up to 10% off with a Student Beans or UNiDAYS account, although unfortunately there isn’t an AirPods student discount. Your best bet is to look for an AirPods discount code or check the Apple back to school sales, which usually start around the beginning of a new term. Last year, Apple ran a promotion offering free AirPods with MacBook and iPad purchases.