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noise+cancelling

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Sony MDR-NC500D Digital Noise Cancelling Headphones

The Sony MDR-NC500D Digital Noise Cancelling Headphones may lighten the wallet, but they are a great option for frequent fliers and tetchy commuters who need superior noise cancellation.

By 22 October 2008

3.5 stars Editors' rating 22 October 2008

Typical price: $699.00

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Sony MDRNC11 Noise Cancelling Headphones

Sony's noise cancelling headphones are remarkably portable and do a solid job of reducing ambient noise, especially while travelling.

By 7 September 2004

0 stars Editors' rating 7 September 2004

Typical price: $299.00

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Apple patent application ups the ante on noise-canceling headphones

The company is looking into bone conduction technology that would improve voice communications in a wireless earphone system.

By 28 August 2015

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Sony MDR-ZX770BN: A Bluetooth headphone with noise cancelling gets a lot right

While it isn't quite as good as the Beats Studio wireless, Sony's MDR-ZX770BN costs significantly less.

By 30 April 2015

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How do noise-cancelling headphones work?

CNET explains the tech behind noise-cancelling headphones, which electronically eliminate the sounds of your surroundings.

By 16 April 2015

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Philips Fidelio NC1: Top-notch on-ear noise-cancelling headphone

The $300 NC1 offers excellent sound and comfort in a lightweight design that delivers effective noise-cancellation.

By 6 January 2015

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Monoprice Noise Canceling Headphone

Monoprice's Noise Canceling Headphones are about 70 percent as good as the Bose QC15s for a little more than a third of the price.

By 6 April 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating 6 April 2013

Pricing not available

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Apple's Beats, Bose settle patent spat over noise-canceling tech

Bose filed suit against Beats in July, accusing the rival headphone and speaker maker of infringing five patents related to noise-canceling headphones.

By 11 October 2014

Review

Harman Kardon NC noise-canceling headphones

While they may not be quite as comfortable as Bose's ultrapopular QC 15 headphones, the Harman Kardon NCs offer slightly better sound and have a built-in rechargeable battery to power the active noise-cancellation circuitry.

By 13 March 2013

4 stars Editors' rating 13 March 2013

Pricing not available

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Bose QuietComfort 25: Top noise-cancelling headphone gets better

With the freshly redesigned QC25 ($299.95), Bose has not only enhanced the sound and noise reduction of its flagship NC headpone, but made other small design improvements.

By 23 September 2014