Top 7 earbuds with noise cancellation tech that you need to get your hands on
The earbuds market is one of the most thriving wearable sections in India. As the tech moves more toward a ‘wireless’ future, earbuds are turning out to be one of the vital pieces in the IoT world that make you more productive as you can attend calls, access voice assistants and listen to music on the go, while performing different tasks.
But while calling and voice assistant are a couple of key features, what matters the most is the music quality. Over the past few years companies have been trying to improve it by working on the bass, drivers and more.
Noise cancellation is one of the key factors that many look for in earbuds these days. And as this tech comes to affordable earbuds, it’s craze is on the rise. So, we have listed down some of the affordable and value-for-money earbuds that come with noise cancellation tech in India. Check it out.
Apple AirPods Pro
Apple lovers can’t miss this. The AirPods Pro is one of the latest earbuds out there with active noise cancellation. This mainly happens due to the ‘customisable’ fit and forming a seal in your ear canal without giving the feeling of vacuum. There’s an outward facing microphone that takes in ambient sound and counters it with ‘anti-noise’ to create isolation. These are priced at ₹24,900.
Realme Buds Air 2
Realme Buds Air 2 is also one of the newer earbuds by the Chinese tech firm that is priced at ₹3,299. These are also one of the most affordable with active noise cancellation. It is said to support up to 25db of noise cancellation and can filter out most low-frequency noise.
Mi True Wireless Earphones 2
Xiaomi’s Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 launched last year and are currently listed at ₹3,999. These come with ‘Environmental Noise Cancellation’ that makes use of dual microphones and algorithms to cancel the outside noise. The mic at the bottom is claimed to cut the environmental noise with you talking, by up to 90%.
The WF-SP800N is priced at ₹18,990 and is one of the company's latest to come with digital noise cancellation. Most of it also depends on the right ear tip that you chose. However, if you want to spend some more, you can get hold of WF-1000XM3 that comes with Active Noise Cancellation tech, is ₹1,000 more and loses out on IP rating.
Jabra Elite 75t
Jabra Elite 75t is not the latest by the firm but still a good buy if you want noise cancellation at a decent price point. The earbuds feature ANC and come with noise isolating fit as well. It has Passive Noise Cancellation as well and has noise reduction using 4-microphone call technology. The product is priced at ₹13,999 for now.
Oppo Enco X
Oppo Enco X claims to have its Hybrid Active Noise Cancellation tech to solve most of the problems. It uses dual mics for cancelling noise. The chip also improves the signal-to-noise ratio. You can get it at ₹9,990 from ecommerce platforms.
Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro
Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro are priced at ₹15,990 and come with something called ‘Intelligent ANC’. This lets you switch seamlessly between noise cancelling and fully adjustable ambient sound. The Active Noise Cancelling in Galaxy Buds Pro is claimed to cut 99% of the background sound.