Long flights can become boring and a source of entertainment is crucial. When you have a pair of wireless headphones in your possession, you can pass the time listening to your favourite jams. Additionally, headphones are ideal for keeping loud noises from planes and trains and chatter at bay. Here are some wireless headphones that are ideal for travelling:
AKG N60 NC Wireless Headphones
This is a pair of on-ear headphones that looks the same as the wired model. Here are its features:
Design: these headphones feature black leather earpads and a padded headband. The headband is adjustable ensuring a secure, exact, and comfortable ear to ear fit. These headphones are also lightweight.
These headphone feature hinges above the earcups which makes the headphones foldable for easy storage and portability. The storage pouch does not have zipper which works fine. These headphones also come with an airplane jack adapter.
Controls: the controls are located on the right earcup of these headphones. A central button controls playback, calls, and track navigation. There are also volume controls that work together with your smartphone’s master levels.
The left earcup has a USB port for charging and for connecting the audio cable that comes with these headphones. The audio cable features a microphone and a remote button. When the audio cable is connected, you can still access the noise cancellation and the passive modes.
Microphone: the built-in headphone microphone and the audio cable mic record clear sound.
Battery life: these headphones can last up to 15 hours but this will depend on the volume level.
Noise cancellation: these headphones are ideal for eliminating noise in trains, buses, planes, and air conditioners.
Audio quality: this pair of headphones offers a powerful bass and a well-balanced mids and trebles.
The headphones do not automatically turn off after a long period of being idles. As a result, battery life is not preserved.
House of Marley Rebel BT
These are affordable sporty headphones that feature a very powerful bass. Here are its features:
Design: these are on-ear headphones that are made of eco-friendly materials such as bio-plastic. They feature a simple and stylish design. Additionally, the earcups are well-padded for extra comfort.
Controls: the controls are located on the right earcup. The volume controls work together with your phone’s master levels. The volume buttons are also used to track navigation when pressed really fast. There are also play and pause buttons which are also used to manage calls. The right earcup also features a mic pinhole and an audio jack of 3.5 millimeters.
The left earcup has a USB port for charging and for connecting the audio cable which comes with these headphones.
Battery life: these headphones can last up to 8 hours depending on volume levels. These headphones will turn off automatically after a period of idleness and pair automatically when turned on.
Audio quality: these headphones offer sub-woofer bass. They also offer clear and high quality sound.
The powerful bass is not ideal for anyone who wants exact frequency response.
Bose QuietComfort 35
These wireless headphones offer the best noise cancellation feature in the market. Here are its features:
Design: this is a simple pair of headphones with oval earcups. These earcups are well-padded for increased comfort. The headband is padded as well ensuring that you can use them for long hours with no discomfort. the comfort of these headphones is also contributed by the proper weight distribution of the headphones and the high quality of the earcup cushioning.
Controls: there is a 2.5 millimeters jack located on the left earcup. The volume, track navigation, play/pause, and power buttons are found on the right earcup. This earcup also has a USB port for charging.
Battery life: these headphones can last up to 20 hours when using them wirelessly and up to 40 hours when using a wired connection.
Microphone: the built-in microphone allows users to make calls and it features noise cancelling technology which keeps background noise at bay.
Bluetooth: these headphones feature standard and AptX Bluetooth.
Sound quality: these headphones offer clear and crisp sound. The noise cancelling is the winning feature of these headphones. It even cancels your own voice.
Master and Dynamics MW60 Headphones
These are over-ear headphones that are stylish and pricey. Here are its features:
Design and materials: these high quality stylish headphones are made of forged aluminum, stainless steel, and high quality cowhide and lambskin. They have 45 millimeters Neodymium drivers. These headphones are also lightweight.
The earcups are adjustable using sliding rods. These headphones are also foldable. This ensures that they are ready for storage in a stylish pouch.
Controls: the micro USB charging port is located on the right earcup. It also houses standard controls such as volume buttons.
Bluetooth: these headphones feature Bluetooth 4.1 and AptX.
Microphone: these headphones feature a built-in noise isolating microphone.
Battery life: these headphones can last up to 16 hours. A wired connection does not use battery so you can use the audio cable when the battery runs out.
Sound quality: these headphones offer a rich and clear sound. You can use it with MacBook Air or an iPhone.
Beats Solo3 Wireless Headphones
These are award-winning headphones featuring class 1 Bluetooth. It works with iPhone Apple watch, Mac, and iPad.
Design: these on-ear headphones feature cushioned adjustable earcups for maximum comfort.
Controls: these headphones feature on-ear controls and microphones that will enable you to make calls, play music, and control the volume with ease.
Battery life: these headphones can last up to 40 hours. By charging these headphones for 5 minutes you get a three-hour playback period.
Sound quality: these headphones offer clear and well balanced sound so that you can enjoy music to the fullest.
As a technology manager on Le Meilleur Avis, I have access to various smartphones, PCs, Bluetooth devices, headphones and many other tech products. I do my best to review every aspect of these products and that includes their accessories. A good pair of headphones can make or break your trip and it is important to have good sound quality as you are travelling.