Best noise-canceling headphones of 2016

A collection of CNET editors' favorite noise-cancelling headphones.

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  • This AirPods rival sounds and looks good -- but costs twice as much
    Erato Apollo 7
  • 'Phones bring audiophile sound, reasonable price into focus
    Focal Listen
  • Like broccoli for your ears
    Puro Sound Labs BT5200 Bluetooth Headphones
  • A surprisingly likable budget Bluetooth headphone
    Skullcandy Ink'd Wireless
  • Jabra's first neckband-style Bluetooth headphone is almost excellent
    Jabra Halo Smart
  • Jaybird's best wireless sports headphone yet falls short of true greatness
    Jaybird Freedom
  • The Bluetooth sports headphone to beat
    Bose SoundSport Wireless