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Good headphones — really good headphones — are a treat, an indulgence. And I know some folks who would never deign to put inferior ‘phones on their ears. But, come on: $350 for a sweet pair of Sonys? I love my ears, but not that much.
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New this year, the Sony WH-1000XM4 is a “nearly flawless headphone,” according to resident audio expert David Carnoy. It’s a bit more comfortable than its much-loved predecessor, with improved voice calling and just about every feature you could want. Read Carnoy’sto learn more.
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But I’m curious to hear your thoughts. Are you game for refurbed cans if it means you can save $130? (Amazon’s best-ever price, for the record: $278. Right now: $298.)
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