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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


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


Sony unveils h.ear headphones and noise-cancelling Walkman (pictures)

Sony has launched a new range of hi-res portable audio gear at IFA in Berlin including headphones and players. We went hands-on.

15 Images By 3 September 2015


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


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


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


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


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


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


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