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  Reply # 1448376 10-Dec-2015 20:16
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these are fantastic, used my new ones for the first time on a flight yesterday

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  Reply # 1448426 10-Dec-2015 22:18
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I sooo want some of these for our trip next year, the in ear ones so I can sleep wearing them.
My fingers are crossed they do this sale again and I notice on the day it happens.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1448430 10-Dec-2015 22:36
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kendog: I sooo want some of these for our trip next year, the in ear ones so I can sleep wearing them.
My fingers are crossed they do this sale again and I notice on the day it happens.


Setup a http://www.pricespy.co.nz alert and the site will email when an item drops in price. It is a very handy feature for wishlist items.

Cheers, Matt.




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  Reply # 1448461 11-Dec-2015 04:58
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Most Bose products were on sale at JB Hifi on Wednesday when they had their Mates Cost + GST deals running. The Quiet Comfort 25 headphones were $344 that day, plus $1 delivery if shipped.

They may do a repeat at some stage, though not sure if DSE will be clearing their stock. Most of their 'sales' lately seem to exclude Bose products.

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  Reply # 1448491 11-Dec-2015 07:02
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yann: Most Bose products were on sale at JB Hifi on Wednesday when they had their Mates Cost + GST deals running. The Quiet Comfort 25 headphones were $344 that day, plus $1 delivery if shipped.

They may do a repeat at some stage, though not sure if DSE will be clearing their stock. Most of their 'sales' lately seem to exclude Bose products.

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Yep - I thought this thread had re-surfaced because of the JB's sale.
I've spent (altogether) $500-$700 over the last 10 years on cheaper products that break or are inferior.
After trying QC15's on a flight back from Singapore I got the QC25's for $344 from JB's on Wednesday.
The guy who served me said that it was staff price, so it may be that they will do it again.

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  Reply # 1448843 11-Dec-2015 18:39
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hairy1:
kendog: I sooo want some of these for our trip next year, the in ear ones so I can sleep wearing them.
My fingers are crossed they do this sale again and I notice on the day it happens.


Setup a http://www.pricespy.co.nz alert and the site will email when an item drops in price. It is a very handy feature for wishlist items.

Cheers, Matt.

Good tip, thanks for that.

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  Reply # 1457592 26-Dec-2015 23:50
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Just got a pair. It's awe-inspiring how good these are.

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  Reply # 1457641 27-Dec-2015 08:11
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Just bought my triple black set in Bosr store in Brisbane yesterday. They are doing 15% off so AUD$338. With tax refund the price was too good to resist. Have listened for a bit and they're amazing 😉

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  Reply # 1457668 27-Dec-2015 09:55
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That pricing really is amazing, they're now a lot cheaper to buy here than in the US!



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  Reply # 1457675 27-Dec-2015 10:20
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sbiddle: That pricing really is amazing, they're now a lot cheaper to buy here than in the US!


Ah shuddup you.

I bought mine in Seattle about six months before all these shenanigans started.  Yes, I paid a lot more than all you buggers are paying now.

DAMMIT!

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  Reply # 1458347 29-Dec-2015 07:52
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nate:
sbiddle: That pricing really is amazing, they're now a lot cheaper to buy here than in the US!


Ah shuddup you.

I bought mine in Seattle about six months before all these shenanigans started.  Yes, I paid a lot more than all you buggers are paying now.

DAMMIT!


On the other hand, you got 6 more months of better listening than everyone else ;) 





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  Reply # 1458372 29-Dec-2015 09:44
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I really want the QC25's... I got a pair of QC20's, but I haven't opened them yet... as I really did want over-ears as my ears pop mid-flight and in-ears may not work well because of that.
Do I sell them and move up? Any comments?

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  Reply # 1458378 29-Dec-2015 09:59
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Dunnersfella: I really want the QC25's... I got a pair of QC20's, but I haven't opened them yet... as I really did want over-ears as my ears pop mid-flight and in-ears may not work well because of that.
Do I sell them and move up? Any comments?


I'm pretty sure @nate has (or had) some QC20's as well so may able to offer some advice between the two.


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  Reply # 1458467 29-Dec-2015 13:06
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http://www.forbes.com/sites/geoffreymorrison/2014/09/19/bose-quietcomfort-25-vs-quietcomfort-20/ 

I found this comparison helpful. I preferred the bass on the qc25 and went for those. Sound isolation on my senheiser cx300 we're fine for daily use. So I opted for qc25 at the end.

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  Reply # 1458504 29-Dec-2015 14:13
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@dunnersfella if you want to sell the QC20s, I might be interested - PM me if you need a buyer

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