Tag Archive: noise


Noise isolation and multiple gestures set TicPods Free apart

These wireless earbuds have a lot promise, but a few UI choices are holding it back.

I know what you’re thinking. “Oh, look, another AirPod clone.” Mobvoi’s TicPods Free may share some basic design features with Apple’s touch-controlled wireless earbuds — like a touch-sensitive stalk and wireless charging case — but these buds can do way more than AirPods. Mobvoi’s earbuds have three gesture controls instead of Apple’s lone double-tap control, proper integration for Google Assistant and  [Read More…]

Ultimate Ears is bringing the noise with the new Boom 3 and Megaboom 3

Third time’s the charm for Ultimate Ears’ latest in the Boom line of Bluetooth speakers.

UE’s Boom speaker line is one of the most popular in all of Bluetooth speakerdom, and for good reason. They have awesome sound, are well-made, and have been reasonably priced, often going on sale on Amazon.

Now, Ultimate Ears has announced the Boom 3 and Megaboom 3, which continue the tradition of portable, water-resistant Bluetooth speakers with a long range (now 150  [Read More…]

Paww WaveSound 3: Big headphone sound, noise cancellation, and half off!

Music is everywhere. So are podcasts, audiobooks, and news. That is, of course if you’re using your phone to consume media. If you’re the kind who likes to always have something to listen to, you know how important a good set of headphones can be.

Today’s Deal of the Day is the active noise-cancelling headphones called the Paww WaveSound 3. These headphones provide the noise cancellation you want, along with a comfortable ear feel.

Features Combines two 40mm Neodymium drivers  [Read More…]

TaoTronics Active Noise Canceling Headphones review: Punching way above the price tag

TaoTronics’ headphones are comfy, kick out powerful sound, and come with a free (albeit huge) carrying case.

If you’re in the market for a new pair of headphones, the only ones you should seriously be considering are noise canceling Bluetooth ones. The combination of freedom from pesky wires and being able to block out the noises of the world around you is fantastic, but more times than not, headphones that offer this combo end up costing a  [Read More…]

From the Editor’s Desk: Security, signal and noise

Another Android security scare, another round of muddled reporting.

Your Android phone might not have all the security updates it claims to. As reported this week, research from SRL (Security Research Labs) has revealed that sometimes there’s a discrepancy between the Android Security Patch date reported by a device, and the patches that are actually installed. So is your phone lying to you?

Like most Android security stories, what’s going on here is complex and nuanced. And,  [Read More…]

Best Wireless Headphones With Noise Cancelling in 2018

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Best overall Bose QC35 II

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There’s something to be said for consistency, and there’s a reason the Bose QC35 II is at the top of most lists of the best noise-cancelling wireless headphones. The mark of a great pair of noise-cancelling headphones is not having to give up on sound quality for isolation, and Bose has achieved a great balance. Plus,  [Read More…]

Paww WaveSound 3 headphones: Big sound, noise cancellation, and lowest price yet

Whether you fly a lot, work in a noisy office, or just enjoy a precious silence, the Paww WaveSound 3 headphones will give you a listening experience free from distractions.

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Paww WaveSound 3 headphones: Big sound with noise cancellation, only $79.99

Music is part of every man or woman’s DNA, an indelible part of who we are and what we love, and the music-listening experience is a pleasant one when you have the right hardware in place. Whether you’re on a plane overlooking the ocean, or in your office taking a breather for lunch to drown […]

FIIL IICON wireless headphones review: Trading noise cancellation for sound quality

A fantastic pair of noise-canceling Bluetooth headphones that doesn’t push the bar forward.

With the proliferation of phones without headphone jacks, it’s no surprise that Bluetooth headphones have become incredibly popular lately.

But there was a category of headphones that, while perhaps more niche until recently, always extracted plenty of divisive opinions: noise-canceling. Thank Bose’s incredibly popular QC25s, which gave way to the wireless QC35s, and inspired a category of imitators trying to get in on the  [Read More…]

Sony MDR-1000X review: No noise is good noise

Good headphones should be like a big wall between you and the rest of the world. Great headphones should let you get through that wall easily and comfortably. Enter the Sony MDR-1000X Acoustic Noise Canceling headphones, which have a feature I truly appreciate: the ability to hear outside your headphones with a quick tap.

I’m Michael Fisher, but you probably know me best as MrMobile. I’ve reviewed more than a few ANC headphones in the past year, and this  [Read More…]