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Noise cancelling headphones are very useful when you want to focus or just listen to your music without outside noise distracting you. Active noise cancelling headphones usually require power for an in-built microphone to listen to ambient noise and cancel it out, whereas passive noise cancelling headphones are basically giant earplugs for our ears. Read more by clicking here.

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Sennheiser RS 110
₱ 20,734.00
Galleon

The RS-110 headphones are ideal for listening to late-night TV without waking up the rest of the house. And thanks to the lightweight, soft earpads, the phones feel comfortable through hours of use. In addition, the phones include replaceable parts, so users don't have to buy new headphones each time a part wears out, along with a pair of AAA batteries. So don't get tied down by restrictive cables. With these Sennheiser headphones, users will enjoy a whole new world of wireless convenience.

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JBL Everest Elite 300 2 Stores
Upgrade to Industry Leading Technology: JBL Everest Elite 300 is legendary sound brought to a new standard. Bluetooth 4.0 enables wireless connectivity while new NXTGen Active Noise Cancelling Technology combines the immersive experience of active noise-cancelling with the ability to control the amount of outside noise to let in, giving you the power to balance awareness of your surroundings with your listening experience. With legendary JBL Pro Audio sound delivering a dynamic acoustic experience, sculpted ear cushions providing unprecedented fit on your ears, a 10-hour rechargeable battery. Everest Elite 300 Features: Bluetooth 4.0: Connect to any Bluetooth-enabled device for amazing sound quality without the hassle of wires. Exclusive NXTGen Active Noise Cancelling: For the first time, JBL combines the immersive experience of active noise-cancelling technology and lets you control the amount of outside noise to let in. TruNote Auto Sound Calibration: Be blown away by the cleanest, most authentic version of your music that you've ever heard. With the press of a button, TruNote Technology automatically calibrates the sound of the headphones uniquely for you. My JBL Headphones App: Get even more control and personalization of your listening experience with this free App. Through your mobile device, you can create custom EQ settings and access all other headphone settings and features. Built-in Microphone: Built-in microphone with echo cancellation technology delivers natural sounding calls. What's In The Box: 1 pair of JBL Everest Elite 300 headphones 1 JBL carrying case 1 Micro USB charging cable 1 Audio cable with 3.5mm jack 1 Quick Start Guide 1 Warranty and safety note My JBL Headphones App download instructions Read more
Bose QuietComfort 35 Silver 3 Stores
The best from Bose. Now with the Google Assistant built in. QuietComfort wireless headphones II are engineered with world-class noise cancellation. And now they're even better. With the Google Assistant built-in, you can play music, receive texts, and get answers without glancing at your phone. QC35 IIs have the Google Assistant built right into the headphones. That means you can play music, receive texts, manage your daily tasks, and get answers-all with your voice. Just press and hold the Action button, and start a conversation with your Assistant. And the QuietComfort 35 wireless headphones II still feature our world-class noise cancelling technology that blocks noise and lets you lose yourself in your music. If you're not a Google user, don't worry. You can use the Action button to adjust your level of noise cancellation between three settings. You know the feeling. The kind you get when the rest of the world melts away and you're transported to a place where it's just you and your music. With our Acoustic Noise Cancelling technology, you feel it at the flip of a switch. It continuously measures, compares and reacts to outside noise, then cancels it with the opposite signal. But we didn't stop there. You can adjust your level of noise cancelling between three levels to better fit your environment. So however the music makes you feel, you can really feel it. With nothing in the way. When you want to take your music anywhere, you need headphones built to keep up. With impact-resistant materials, glass-filled nylon and corrosion-resistant stainless steel, they're engineered to survive life on the go. But when you take them everywhere and listen all day, they have to be comfortable, too. That's why the QC35 headband isn't just soft, it's luxurious. Wrapped in Alcantara(r)-the soft covering material used in yachts and high-end automobiles-it provides a welcome comfort designed for all-day listening. And the plush ear cushions are manufactured from a synthetic protein leather, so it won't even feel like you're wearing headphones. Enjoy up to 20 hours of listening, enough time to pore through this entire playlist. And when it finally runs down, a quick 15-minute charge gives you another 2.5 hours. For that rare time when you do get caught without battery, use the included cable to plug in and keep the music playing.You want fullness and clarity for your music, regardless of how loud it gets. That's why our drivers feature volume-optimized EQ for even better performance than before. When you're playing at low volumes in a quiet office, you get the same, consistent quality as when you need to turn it up on a busy street. Features: Continuously measures, compares and reacts to outside noise. Then cancels it with the opposite signal. Just press and hold the Action button, and start a conversation with your Assistant. For consistent performance at any volume. We'll talk you through Bluetooth(r) pairing. Hear and be heard. Even when it's windy or noisy. Listen for up to 20 hours. And then a quick 15-minute charge gives you another 2.5 hours. In The Box: 1 x QC35 IIs wireless headphones 1 x USB charging cable 1 x Audio cable for wired connection 1 x Carrying case Read more
Sennheiser RS 180 3 Stores
The front-row seat to your favorite concert or movie just got a lot closer. The RS 180 wireless headphone system delivers uncanny realism yet-to-be seen in a pair of wireless headphones. The entire package includes a headphone (HDR 180) and a multi-purpose transmitter (TX 180) which also functions as an 'easy-charge' cradle and docking station. The RS 180 makes movie and HDTV marathons an amazing experience thanks to the Automatic Level Control that compensates for variances in the volume of program material to enhance speech intelligibility...just set your comfortable volume level and let ALC do the rest. The RS 180 utilizes KLEER's lossless digital wireless audio transmission (it sounds wired!), offering a range of up to 320 feet, audiophile-grade sound and reception to four optional pairs of Sennheiser KLEER headphones. Never fuss with tuning again thanks to automatic, interference-free pairing between the headphone and transmitter. The Open-Aire speaker system puts you in the action by delivering the most natural sounding private wireless audio experience possible. It even includes a balance control for the ultimate in listening experience customization. The headphones' luxurious velour earpads and headband cushions provide exceptional comfort for hours on end. If you want a front row seat, your ticket is the RS 180. Features KLEER lossless audio transmission for interference free reception Open-Aire speaker system mimcs the acoustic properties of hi-fi speakers for a truly immersing, hyper-real sound quality Automatic Level Control automatically compensates for variances in program material volume for optimum speech intelligibility at all times Balance control for right/left volume adjustment Multi-purpose transmitter - Also functions as 'easy-charge' cradle and docking station Multi-receiver mode- Up to 4 Sennheiser KLEER headphones listening to the same source Fully adjustable headband for an excellent and secure fit on nearly any head Luxurious velour earpads and headband cushions No complex set-up required – Just plug into the analog audio outputs on your audio source! KLEER technology will not interfere with wireless networks or other 2.4 gHz devices Note The RS 180 is an OPEN headphone-- when watching TV or movies, turn off your TV's main speakers to avoid "echo" (latency). The headphones are working correctly, but you are hearing two audio sources at slightly different times. Note while the sound quaity of these headphones is fantastic for any type of music, they were not designed for use while recording/tracking and monitoring or musical instrument practice (performer wears the headphones while playing). Read more
Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 2 Stores
Mistakes Happen. We've Got You Covered. With Geekria SureFit, we make sure you have complete peace of mind when shopping for any earpad we offer. If you made a mistake matching your headphone type, or the earpad didn't fit, we'll make full refund. Compatible with (but not limited to): - AKG 240 701 Q701 K553 K140 K44 K181 - Audio Technica ATH-M50 (and all other M50 sub models) , PRO500mk2, ATH-ANC9, AD700x, ATH-A500s, ATH-ad900x - ASTRO Gaming A40, A40 TR, A50 - Bose quietcomfort QC15, QC25, QC35, AE2 - Beyerdynamic DT 770, Custom One Pro Plus - Corsair Gaming VOID Wireless, Vengeance 2100 RGB Gaming Headset - DENON AH-D950, -D2000, D5000, D7000 - Fostex T50RP T50 - Grado SR80s - HyperX Cloud, Cloud II, Cloud Revolver S - JBL E50BT - Koss QZ-99, Pro4AAs, PRO-DJ100/200 - MEE audio Atlas, EDM Universe, Air-Fi, Rumble, KidJamz, Wave, Matrix3, Matrix2 - PDP Afterglow LVL 3, AG7, AG9, AG 9+, Afterglow wireless headphones - Philips SHP9500's - Pioneer SE-305 - Panasonic RP-HTX7 - Soundblaster Tactic3D Rage USB headset - Sentey GS-4731 computer headsets - Skullcandy Slyr gaming headset - Sennheiser PC 350, HD 280, HD580, Urbanite XL - V-MODA Crossfade Wireless, M-100, LP, LP2 And many other oval-designed headphones. Package Includes: - 1 x Earpads - 1 x Geekria Warranty Note: - Earpads only, Headphone is not included. (Colors shown in pictures may slightly differ from actual product due to lighting and color settings.) This product is sold exclusively by GeekriaDirect . Only buy from GeekriaDirect store to get genuine Geekria(TM) products with superb customer service. Read more
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Skullcandy Icon 3
₱ 2,251.00
Galleon

Skullcandy just one-upped themselves with the Icon 3 Headphones. It's the same clear sound and functional design you loved from the Icon 2s, with the added benefit of TapTech, which allows you to answer phone calls through the Mic 1 in-line microphone by simply tapping the ear cup on the side of headphone, making a great feature even simpler.

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Plantronics BackBeat PRO 2 SE
₱ 19,349.00
Lazada
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Sennheiser Momentum Black
₱ 18,862.00
Galleon

Momentum - the force of movement. You'll be moved listening with Sennheiser’s new Momentum headphones. Musically and emotionally moved by sound quality so detailed, so dynamic, so lifelike, you’d swear you were at the performance. A natural and authentic sonic presentation, just as the artist intended. Momentum’s stellar sound quality did not happen by chance. It's a function of Sennheiser's legendary engineering process. Decades of transducer design experience combine with new technologies in the pursuit of perfect sound. Premium materials were selected to highlight Momentum sophisticated, iconic design. Metal and leather elements are combined with exceptional fit and finish. These materials were chosen not only for their look and feel, but their sonic characteristics and durability as well. Non-resonant metal ear cups provide structural rigidity to allow the neodymium magnet driven transducers deliver outstanding clarity. Of special note is the leather used for the headband and

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Sennheiser PC 26
₱ 3,049.00
Galleon
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Sennheiser PX 360 BT
₱ 2,041.00
Galleon

High Quality, high capacity, light weight rechargeable battery. No memory effect. Can be charged or discharged as needed without loss of capacity. Overcharge protection, with built-in battery life microchip. CE Certified. Capacity: 270mAh/1.00Wh Dimension: 38.40 x 30.70 x 6.60mm Compatible Part nos: 0121147748, BA 370 PX, BA370,BA-370PX Compatible Models: Sennheiser MM 400, MM 450, 450 TRAVEL, 550 Travel, PX 210 BT, PX 360, PX 360 BT, PXC 310, PXC 310 BT, PXC 360 BT. Note: Adaptive / end caps are not included. † SMAVCO and the SMAVCO logo are trademarks of SMAVCO LLC.

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Corsair Raptor HS30
₱ 3,048.00
Nzgameshop

The Corsair Raptor Hs30 gaming headset is ergonomically designed for better audio quality and to give you the comfort you need to keep your head in the game. The 40mm Neodymium audio drivers are enclosed in padded, circumaural earpads that fit around your ears so they're more comfortable and help block distractions. And, they're closed back, so your gaming won't distract anybody, either. The Hs30 also has a padded headband, and a noise cancelling microphone that screens out background noise. Circumaural, closed-back design keeps sound in and background noise out 40mm neodymium drivers for better sound quality Noise cancelling microphone so you can be heard loud and clear Padded earcups and headband for extra comfort Compatible with PC, Mac, PlayStation 4 and most mobile devices

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Sennheiser HD 35 TV
₱ 1,495.00 ₱ 2,290.00
Lazada
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Sennheiser RS 220
₱ 45,934.00
Lazada
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Philips Fidelio L2BO/27
₱ 16,715.00
Galleon

Fidelio L2 headphones with mic combine the highest standards in sound and comfort for an authentic listening experience. Expertly engineered for natural sound as faithful to the original as possible. Exquisitely crafted for lasting comfort.

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Sony MDR-1000X Black
₱ 33,833.00
Lazada
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Ultimate Ears 9000
₱ 22,194.00
Galleon

Cutting-edge in every way, the UE 9000 Wireless Headphones boast high-quality wireless that can connect to two Bluetooth devices at once, active noise cancellation and custom-made, high-resolution laser-tuned drivers.

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Sennheiser HD 408
₱ 1,652.00
Galleon

This is MICRO USB Charger - Check Connector Photo PWR+: Powering Millions of Laptops, Tablets and Electronic Gadgets and a go-to brand for premium replacement chargers and accessories since 2007. Pwr+ chargers manufactured with the highest quality materials and include multiple smart features safeguarding against IV - incorrect voltage, SC - short circuit, IO - internal overheating . UL/CE/FCC/RoHS certified AC Adapter Description * PwrBlast Series - 4 Amp Rapid Charger * Overheating Protection with Smart Chip * Overload Protection with High Quality Wires * Anti-Interference Feature with better Isolation Materials * High quality, rubberized texture extra long 6.5 Ft AC/DC Cord Related Products (copy and paste code into Amazon search) Dual Car Charger : B00JKOTYLI Dual Combo AC+Car : B00JKOTS78 Compatibility : This product has been tested and validated to ensure it will work with HP Touchpad 16 Gb 32 Gb Wi-fi 9.7-inch Tablet HP Slate 7 S7 1800, 2800, 2801, 3400US HD 4G, 4600; E0H92AA, E0P95AA, E4W57AT, E4W58AT HP Slate 7 Plus 1301, 1301US, 1302, 4200US HP Slate 7 G2 1311, 1331 Plus; J4Y28AA, J6W70AA, K1N04UA HP Slate 7 Extreme 4400us, 4450; F7V59UT HP Slate 7 Beats Special Edition 4501; G9Z18UA HP Slate 8 1401, 1401US; G4B69AA HP Slate 8 Pro S8 7600US HP Slate 8 G2 1411; J4Y20AA HP Slate 10 HD S10 3500US, 3600US 4G HP Pro Slate 12 K4M16UT HP Stream 7 5701, 5709, K4F52UA, K4F53UA HP Stream 8 5801, 5802, 5901, 5901CA; K4F55UA, K4F57UA, K5L40UA, K5L41UA HP 10 2101, Plus 2201; G2 2301; J6F00UA, J6F05UA HP Pro Tablet 408 G1 L4A34UT, L4A35UT, L4A36UT#ABA

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Philips Noise Cancelling Headphone
₱ 20,210.00
Galleon

Optimised 40-mm neodymium drivers for high-fidelity sound Each speaker driver is carefully hand picked, tuned and tested before being paired to ensure the most balanced natural sound. The 40-mm drivers utilise high-power neodymium magnets to deliver true high-definition sound in a wide dynamic range, right down to the minutest details. Compact multi-way folding for easy carrying and storage The Fidelio NC1's lightweight, slim and compact foldable construction in a stylish design makes it the perfect travel companion. With multiple ways of folding the headphones, you can decide how the headphones can fit efficiently in your travel bag or even in the pocket of airline seats. Specially tuned for consistent high-fidelity sound The noise cancellation feature of the Fidelio NC1 is specially tuned with optimal sound performance in mind. Challenging the perception that noise-cancelling headphones cannot deliver high-performance sound, the NC1 is engineered to deliver the best audio quality whe

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Sony Headphone MDR-1000X
₱ 27,328.00
Galleon

Never miss a beat with smart, adaptive noise cancelling, wireless freedom and Hi-Res audio that lets you focus on music in its purest form.

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Jabra Vega
₱ 15,858.00
Galleon

Take your music experience to another level. Jabra VEGA comes with custom-designed high fidelity speakers, Dolby sound and powerful Active noise cancellation that lets you hear your music in Pure sound without distraction. Block out up to 99% of the noise around you, creating your own personal space on-the-go. You can tune in and out of your surroundings by simply tapping the eavesdrop button. The Active noise cancellation conveniently powers off when folded flat. In-line controls allow you to manage calls and music and keep your phone in your pocket. Jabra VEGA is crafted with premium materials for ultimate durability and superior comfort. With up to 35 hours of ANC and music, you don't need to worry about running out of power.

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Skullcandy Hesh 2 Camo
₱ 8,943.00
Galleon

In what might be seen as a radical uprising, the new Hesh 2 has arrived as an innovative upgrade from its iconic predecessor. The new aesthetic is both sleek and simplified, while the conical over-ear housing drives an even more powerful sound. The Attacking Bass, Natural Vocals, and Precision Highs build a pure audio experience for any genre of music - though we recommend one that's congruent with rebellion. Use the Mic1 to connect with your cohorts, or to switch up the track. Proving that even the rebellious evolve, the Hesh 2 is Supreme Sound with the usual antics.

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Sennheiser PXC 350
₱ 1,658.00
Takatack
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Philips SHL3105WT
₱ 2,905.00 ₱ 3,588.00
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Kotion Each B3505 Blue Black 2 Stores
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Sennheiser PC 26 USB
₱ 4,322.00
Galleon

To win the game, you need strategy and a great Pictek gaming keyboard! How to Create Macros? Two methods: Method 1. Press Rec key to start the macro recording function, then press a macro key among G1, G2, G3, G4, G5, next press any effective keys to store them into macro key, finally press Rec to exit macro recording mode. Method 2. You can also install the driver software to get more macro settings. Please download the driver software from relevant website written in user manual. How to Change Backlight Color? Just press the key with a bulb icon, you can choose colors among red, green, blue, yellow, cyan, purple, white. If you press Fn and the key with bulb icon simultaneously, the backlight will slowly blink. How to adjust backlight brightness? Fn + Pg Up: increase brightness. Fn + Pg Dn: decrease brightness. 26-Key Anti-ghosting The 26 keys are [Q] [A] [Z] [W] [S] [X] [E] [D] [C] [R] [F] [V] [T] [G] [B] [M] [Ctrl-L] [Alt-L] [Shift-L] [Space] [Tab] [CAPS] [(UP) ][(Down)] [(Left)] [(Right)]. They can be pressed simultaneously and report in your computer accurately. This is specially designed for gamers, help you win in your game! Professional Keystroke Test The keyboard can stand 10,000,000 tines of keystroke, extending keyboard lifespan. Free Driver Software You can download the free driver software from relevant website written in user manual. 12 Hot keys Many shortcut keys can instantly open media player, calculator, email, homepage, control volume and so on, saving your time a lot. Specifications: Keyboard Layout: US Qwerty Version with 110 keys Keyboard purposes: Game, Typing, Office, Home Color: Black Support Macros: YES Free Driver Software: YES Package contents: 1* Keyboard with USB cable 1* User Manual

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Sennheiser PC 26 Call Control
₱ 5,490.00
Galleon

Thanks to improved noise canceling technology, the PC 26 CALL CONTROL is an excellent single-sided headset for clear internet conversations. An integrated soundcard boosts your computer’s sound with Sennheiser quality. The highlight is the 3-in-1 unit: Control the volume, mute and call options directly from the headset.

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3Q-TF HIFI 2.5mm (L-Shaped Plugs) TRRS Balanced Male to Bose QuietComfort 25, 35, QC25, QC35 etc.for Astell&Kern, AK240, AK380, AK320, DP-X1A, KANN etc. (1.2m (3.9ft))
₱ 5,102.00
Galleon

Total Length: 1.2m (3.9ft). 2.5mm TRRS L-Shaped Plugs, High quality OCC Wire. Replacement cable works with Bose QuietComfort 25, 35, QC25, QC35 etc. 2.5mm TRRS plug for Astell&Kern AK100, AK120, AK240, DP-X1, DP-X1A, FIIO X5III, XDP-300R, KANN etc. DAP. High Quality Cable Each cable is hand made by professionals. Top quality and made by environment-friendly material. Simple packaging.

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Sennheiser Momentum Momentum Brown
₱ 17,298.00
Galleon

MOMENTUM On-Ear. Stunning sound and sensational style. Beautiful and compact, the MOMENTUM On-Ear embodies the style and substance of Sennheiser's critically acclaimed MOMENTUM headphones in a smaller, lighter, refreshingly fashionable approach. Designed specifically for use with phones, tablets and laptops, MOMENTUM On-Ear is the perfect choice for "on the go" music enthusiasts seeking superb sound quality. MOMENTUM On-Ear employs precision 18-ohm transducers using powerful neodymium magnets. They deliver exceptional detail, superb dynamics and solid bass response. The smooth frequency response has a slightly elevated emphasis in the bass, delivering a full bodied, warm sound. The ear cushions and stainless steel headband are covered in luxurious Alcantara, for exceptional wearing comfort for long listening sessions. MOMENTUM On-Ear is available in a range of fresh pastel and traditional colors carefully selected by an international team of fashion designers. MOMENTUM On-Ear will comp

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Skullcandy Uprock Red
₱ 3,453.00
Galleon

Crank up the volume in Skullcandy's newest addition of on-ear headphones. These Uprock headphones feature a custom lightweight ergonomic design with a soft-touch finish and super-soft padded ear pillows. They also boast twin 40mm drivers, tangle-proof flat cables and a mixed-material composition that can handle even your loudest jam sessions. Stop shoppin' and get the beat poppin'!Lightweight ergonomic fitiPod/iPhone compatibleTangle-free 1.3m TPE flat cableSoft ear pillowsSkullcandy name and logosSpeaker Diameter: 40mmFerrite magnetFrequency Response: 20 - 20K HzImpedance: 32 ohmsMax Input Power: 120mW3.5mm Gold-plated plugLimited lifetime product warrantly with online registrationImported

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Bose QuietComfort QuietComfort 25 - Apple
₱ 26,757.00
Galleon

This Bundle includes; (1) Bose QuietComfort 25 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones for iOs and Apple devices - Black (1) Bose QuietComfort 25 inline 3-button mic/remote for Samsung and Android Devices - Black With the extra Cable Now your QC25 is compatible with Apple Android and Samsung so everyone in he family can enjoy them QuietComfort® 25 headphones are engineered to sound better, be more comfortable and easier to take with you. Put them on, and suddenly everything changes. Your music is deep, powerful and balanced, and so quiet that every note sounds clearer. Even air travel becomes enjoyable, as engine roar gently fades away. No matter how noisy the world is, it's just you and your music or simply peace and quiet. Better by design We've designed our industry-leading headphones with higher-quality materials and finishes. They're lightweight, and earcups rotate even more for a better fit. The headband sits closer to your head, with luxurious suede-like material underneath for extra comfort. If the AAA battery runs out, you can still enjoy music without noise reduction. And the earcups pivot to fit in a compact case that's easy to carry. Less noise. More relaxing. QC®25 headphones let you focus on what matters your music, movies and videos. And they reduce what you don't want to hear. Like a crowded city street. Cabin noise inside an airplane. Even the ear cushions give you an extra level of quiet by sealing out some of the world around you. True-to-life sound Many of our engineers are also musicians, with a passion for music. So when you wear these headphones, you'll hear ringing guitars. Soaring vocals as the chorus kicks in. Deep bass and crisp drums drive the beat forward. Bose® Active EQ and TriPort® technology deliver performance so compelling, you'll want to listen for hours. And the fit's designed so you can.

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Noise-Cancelling Headphones

What are noise cancelling headphones?

In very simple terms, noise cancelling headphones basically cancel noise – specifically ambient sounds that are outside of the headphone.

Noise cancelling headphones are useful in many different situations, and it also allows the user to listen to music without increasing the volume a lot, which protects the users hearing in the long run. However, noise cancelling headphones are not just for people who want to listen to music, it can also be used to block out sound so that the user can sleep or focus in peace.

Noise cancelling headphones also play a vital role in the field of aviation where the headphone can block out the ambient sounds so that pilots of officers can focus and pay attention to incoming announcements and audio information easier. Noise cancellation headphones are good for:

  • Blocking out ambient sounds or noise
  • Enables the user to focus or to rest better
  • Does not require the user to increase their volume a lot to listen to audio, which protects against hearing loss in the long term

Active and Passive noise cancelling headphones

There are two types of noise cancelling headphones, Active and Passive. They both do the very same thing, but in different manners – and a person may choose from one or the other based on their differences and their pros and cons.

Active noise cancelling headphones

Active noise cancelling headphones typically have a microphone of sorts that is built into the headphone which measures sound or noise outside of the headphone environment, then uses that data to generate a waveform which is the exact negative of the ambient sound. This cancels out the incoming sound.

Active noise cancelling headphones usually cost more than normal headphones, which are usually passive headphones. A built in battery is also usually required as the active noise cancellation requires power, so a USB port or removable battery pack is usually present – which could make the headphone be rather heavy as well.

Passive noise cancelling headphones

Passive noise cancelling headphones generally have no extra electronic parts or components inside of them that are not the core parts for producing audio. Passive noise cancelling headphones block out ambient sound via soundproofing or sound insulation.

This happens because of the seal the headphones make when it sits on the top of our heads and rests on our ears. It basically makes the headphone as a sort of large earplug to seal our ears from outside ambient sound and noise. Closed back headphones with ear cups that completely cover the ears provide much better passive noise cancellation than those which sit on your ears.

However, for those who want more affordable and simpler noise cancellation can opt for in-ear earphones, which have ear tips that fit into the ear canal to provide a proper and complete seal for noise cancellation. These fitting ear buds firm an almost perfect seal and provide very good noise cancellation.

If you want a suitable audio solution to cancel ambient noise and sound, do consider the pros and cons of choosing either between an active noise cancelling headphone or a passive noise cancelling headphone – active noise cancelling tend to be more expensive, but they do have the advantage of both the passive and active noise cancelling headphones at the same time.