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Noise-cancelling headphones

Escape the noise and embrace the beat with JB's premium range of noise-cancelling headphones and earbuds! Shop selections from top brands like Bose, Sony, Samsung, Sennheiser, Beats, Apple, Google, JBL, Skullcandy, Jabra, and more. Perfect for travel, work, or play—get yours today and amplify your audio experience.

Can Noise-Cancelling Headphones Block Out Noise?

The answer is a resounding yes! Noise-cancelling headphones use advanced technology to create sound waves that counteract external noise. This effectively drowns out distractions and provides you with the peace and quiet you crave among the hustle and bustle of daily life.

Ready to enjoy your tunes or some quiet? Check out JB's extensive range of noise-cancelling headphones and find your perfect sound sanctuary today.

Comparing Active and Passive Noise Cancellation

If you're after peace and quiet, knowing the difference between active and passive noise cancellation in headphones is key. Let's break down the difference:

  • Active Noise Cancelling (ANC): These headphones have tech that listens to the world and silences it. They're perfect for drowning out ambient noise, thanks to adaptive ANC that adjusts to your surroundings.
  • Passive Noise Cancellation: No fancy tech here, just solid design blocking out noise. Think tight-fitting ear cups and noise-isolating earbuds that physically shield your ears from unwanted sounds.

Whether it’s noise-cancelling earbuds or wireless noise-cancelling headphones, these offer freedom and silence on the go. They’re great at isolating you from background noise without any bulk.

How to Choose the Right Noise-Cancelling Headphone

Choosing the right noise-cancelling headphones is crucial. Think of it as finding the right tool for the job – you want something that fits your needs perfectly. Here's what to look out for:

  • Type: Over-ear headphones offer immersive audio, while in-ear headphones are sleek and portable. On-ear headphones strike a balance.
  • Connectivity: Wireless headphones with Bluetooth technology mean no more tangles. Look for compatibility with Android, iPhone, and Windows.
  • Battery Life: Longer battery life equals more uninterrupted tunes.
  • Audio Quality: Hi-res codecs and USB-C connectivity can enhance sound quality, ensuring your music is always crisp and clear.
  • Comfort: A comfortable fit is crucial. True wireless earbuds and headphones with a snug fit let you listen in comfort for hours.

Top Noise-Canceling Headphones on the Market

Looking for the best noise-cancelling headphones? Whether you're after the top of ANC technology or the comfiest headband in town, here are the best brands from JB’s collection:

  • Sony: Leaders in ANC technology, their headphones are a hit for those who crave top-notch audio and cutting-edge features.
  • Samsung: From Samsung Galaxy Buds Live, Galaxy Buds 2 and Galaxy Buds 2 Pro, Samsung's range offers a tailored listening experience, perfect for any environment.
  • Sennheiser: These bring together high-end sound quality and sleek design, making them a favourite for audiophiles.
  • Bose: Known for its unparalleled comfort and effective noise cancellation, Bose continues to set the standard.
  • Bowers & Wilkins: Offering exquisite audio fidelity wrapped in luxury design, they're a must-have for serious music lovers.

Why You Can Still Hear With Noise-Canceling Headphones

Ever slipped on noise-cancelling headphones and still heard snippets of the world? Here's why: ANC headphones excel at reducing constant background noise but aren't foolproof. They're great at dampening low-frequency sounds, such as an aeroplane's hum, but might let through abrupt noises.

However, this doesn't detract from your listening experience. It's actually for safety to ensure you remain connected to your surroundings. So, while you enjoy your tunes, you're also safely in tune with the world.

Planning an audio upgrade? JB's the spot! With everything from Bluetooth headphones and crystal-clear headsets to durable carry cases and sports headphones that can handle the pace. Plus, smart speakers and turntables to fill your space with sound. Find your sound upgrade in Australia at JB!

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