What Are Active Noise Cancelling Headphones?

When evaluating noise cancelling headphones, the two varieties that you will see are active and passive. The passive models offer noise reduction as opposed to noise cancellation. With them, users have outside noises effectively blocked as a result of the acoustic seal the headphones achieve around the ear. This isn’t actually a type of technology…

Best Active Noise Cancelling Headphones

Whether you want to drown out the sound of an airplane engine or the annoying chatter of people nearby, a good pair of active noise cancellation headphones can help you achieve that. Shopping for a set of these can be a little overwhelming since there are so many different brands and models available to buy.…

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Can Babies Wear Headphones Like Adults?

When I am traveling, I see a lot of families with little babies and toddlers wearing some of the baby hearing protection headphones that are great for keeping loud sounds away from those little ears. That type of noise cancelling headphone is safe to use as it is actually designed to protect delicate ear drums.…

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Sports Headphones Buying Tips

When buying a good pair of sports headphones, there are several factors that you should take under consideration. You cannot approach this purchase in the same way that you would if you were buying a pair just to listen to music or for noise cancelling purposes. Since you will be active, and possibly very active,…

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My Top Pick: Best Headphones for Mountain Biking

Previously, I’ve given you my picks for the best headphones for cycling and running, but general exercise headphones are not the best choice for mountain biking. When you want to listen to music or podcasts while mountain biking, you need some sports headphones that can handle the bouncing of a mountain bike and stay put…