As an audiophile, owning a decent headphone is pretty much a given. With features such as active noise cancellation, rich bass, waterproof design, NFC, long playtime and voice assistants, these devices ensure that you always get the best possible audio experience. To help you find the right pair of headphones for your needs, we've curated a list of some of our top picks. Check them out!
The Sony WH-1000XM headphones are equipped with 40mm drivers with Liquid Crystal Polymers diaphragms and their in-house Digital Sound Enhancement Engine. Features like the Adaptive Sound Control, Smart Listening, Wearing Detection, Active Noise Cancellation and support for multiple voice assistants make them truly smart wireless headphones. Sony claims that after a charge time of three hours, these headphones can deliver up to 30 hours of playback time. The Sony WH-1000XM4 has support for fast charging, which means after charging them for 10 minutes, it is claimed to deliver continuous non-stop music for up to five hours. The headphones support multiple device pairing so you can switch back and forth from one device to another without any trouble. The headphones weigh 255.15-grams and come with a carry case to make sure you can carry them around easily and safely.
The Bose Headphones 700 are one of the most well-known headphones when it comes to noise cancellation. Bose has packed these headphones with 11 levels of noise-cancellation that can help you feel like you’re in an office or studio even when outdoors in our noisy cities. These headphones claim to deliver high-quality sound wirelessly up to a 10m range (33ft). Its adaptive four-microphone system is claimed to pick up and isolate your voice even in the noisiest of environments without much trouble. Bose claims that on a full charge these headphones can go on for 20 hours non-stop, but in case you forgot to charge them, you can use the AUX cord provided in the package to enjoy your favourite tracks. The headphones also support several voice assistants for hands-free music control, navigation, weather and more. These 250g headphones come with a carry case to ensure that they are safe no matter where you go.
Want a device with intuitive noise cancellation technology? Well, this headphone from Bose might just be the one for you. Thanks to its smart controls, you can send and receive texts, get voice results or even make calls - just press the action button and you are good to go. The Bluetooth and NFC pairing on this device comes with a voice prompt that walks you through the connection process and makes it easier. The volume-optimized EQ should make sure that you get a balanced audio performance no matter the volume, while the noise-rejecting dual-microphone system ensures crystal-clear calls even in noisy environments. Want to listen to music all day long? Well, the company claims that you should get a 20-hour battery life on a single charge.
The B&O Play H4 is said to be specially designed for musicians as for them, the audio experience has to be rich. The device has anodised aluminum earcup discs covered with foam and leather. This is coupled with stainless steel sliders and a headband covered with soft lambskin. All of these have been done to ensure that your experience is both sound-rich and comfortable. These Bluetooth headphones also give you 19 hours of playtime per charge, according to company claims, so that you can listen to the beats and groove even when you are on the move.