7015 Results for

noise-isolating

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Noise-canceling vs. noise-isolating headphones: What's the difference?

We compare these two often confused headphone types on the New York City subway system to determine which works better at blocking out the noise.

By February 16, 2012

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Sony's excellent noise-isolating headphones

Sony's audiophile-grade XBA-4 in-ear headphones deliver highly refined sound, with potent bass, airy treble, and excellent noise-isolating performance.

By April 19, 2012

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Goodbye world, hello personal isolation pod

Time out! This futuristic-looking isolation chamber is perfect for things like chilling out and boozing up. Just the thing to get some quality alone time.

By June 18, 2014

Review

Escort Passport Max

The Passport Max isn't exactly a bargain, but with improved detection performance and fewer annoying false alerts, it certainly justifies its price tag.

December 20, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating December 20, 2013
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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.

April 5, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 5, 2013

MSRP: $112.59

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Bose QuietComfort 20

Despite some downsides, including a high price, the Bose QuietComfort 20 offers the best noise-canceling in an in-ear headphone and should tempt frequent travelers looking for a more compact alternative to a full-size NC headphone, such as the Bose QuietComfort 15.

October 31, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating October 31, 2013
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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.

March 12, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating March 12, 2013
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Explore musical genres at Every Noise At Once

With a dizzying array of more than 1,200 genres, Every Noise At Once impresses with its scope and lets you listen to the world's many musical styles, from aggrotech to zouglou.

By June 24, 2014

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Get colored noise-isolating earbuds for $9.99

It's just my opinion, but even a cheap pair of earbuds will usually sound better (and fit more comfortably) than the earphones that came with your phone/MP3 player.

By February 19, 2010

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AT&T financial chief dismisses price war talk as 'noise'

Despite a shift in how consumers are paying, John Stephens sees an opportunity for more service revenue.

By May 8, 2014