No matter where you go enjoy peace and quiet with the MDR-NC22 noise canceling headphones. These compact and comfortable bud-style headphones can reduce noise by 75% (12dB at 200 Hz) and the 13.5mm driver units produce powerful sound. Perfect for tuning out noise at work traveling or even when you are trying to sleep in a loud environment. The noise canceling circuit actually senses outside noise with built-in microphones and sends an equal-but-opposite canceling signal to the headphones. Features: Noise cancelling headphones reduce ambient noise and provide a quieter environment to enhance audio entertainment 13.5mm driver unit inner ear type headphones capable of reproducing vocal and instrumental sound with vivid clarity High quality clearer and powerful bass sound reproduction with neodymium magnet Monitor switch to hear ambient sounds In flight plug adpator provided Soft silicone rubber ear buds supplied in Small Medium & Large sizes Earphone holder supplied
Noise cancelling headphones reduce ambient noise and provide a quieter environment to enhance audio entertainment
The title of my review tells it all. In general the noise cancellation is very good however this comes at the expense of low tones. Read morePublished on 18 July 2010 by lary83
I purchased these specifically for use on trains and in planes, as you would expect. Recently, I have tried them in both situations and found them to work exceptionally well. Read morePublished on 10 April 2010 by N. C. Allen
I have been using these for over a year now, on a crowded commuter train. Unlike some other reviewers here, I find that the earbuds fit quite comfortably and that the... Read morePublished on 26 Feb. 2010 by M. Parry
Very good noise cancellation for the price. The buds fit in very well, and the sound is excellent, including the bass response. Read morePublished on 11 Feb. 2010 by P
I asked for these for Xmas, and was a little nervous as some of the reviews were a tad lukewarm. I used them primarily for the Gym where the noise of running machines and annoying... Read morePublished on 13 Jan. 2010 by Martin Jameson
Noise cancellation is not working in a normal environment.
only adds other 'white' noise. So no cancellation.
we are testing it in an airplane environment now.
A handy headset worthwhile the money. Don't expect hi-fi, no-bg noise, music consumption: this is a unit that is effective in reducing constant background noises to the minimum, so... Read morePublished on 14 Dec. 2009 by hastalapasta
First time using NR headphones.
Slightly disappointed with these headphones but I'm using them quite a bit on the tube & train. Read more
I am very happy with these headphones. They fit very snugly, and as a result almost all background noise is lost without switching on the noise reduction. Read morePublished on 27 July 2009 by Rob Jackson