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Audio-Technica ATH-ANC7b
6.7 out of 10

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC7b

ATH-ANC7b QuietPoint® noise-cancelling headphones feature ANC Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Audio-Technica ATH-ANC7b

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Overall 2
2.0

Defective unit? Had to return it.

Georgia Bulldog, Staples
7 January 2013
  • Excerpt: Main problem was a low but audible background hiss when the noise reduction circuit was activated. Noise reduction also was not as effective as expected. Perhaps a defective unit?
  • Pros: Easy To Set Up, Easy to Use
  • Cons: Inefficient
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Overall 1
1.0

Do not buy these under any circumstance

Graham Eldridge, CNET
14 March 2012
  • Summary: The noise cancelling on these Audio_Technica Quiet Point ATH-NAC7b headphones is indeed excellent, but there is a reason why they are so cheap. They suffer from RFI (Radio Frequency Interference) when in noise cancelling mode.
  • Pros: Great noice cancelling and good quality sound. When you turn on the noice cancelling you can hear the background noise dissapear. And then the RFI kicks in and you have to turn noise cancelling off!
  • Cons: Suffers very badly from Radio Frequency Interference., Suffer from presure build up.
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Overall 2
2.0

Sad Times

Richard M., Newegg
4 February 2012
  • Summary: Cons Cont: they agreed that the cracks were in stress zones and formed due to fatigue from frequent use. All I want is some headphones that won't break after 3 months. I went with these because they were supposed to be sturdy. I was completely happy with them up to this point.
  • Pros: Noise Canceling is amazing. I have friends with the comparable Bose model and have used their headphones and don't really notice much of a difference in high or low tones. Unless you know exactly what you're listening for, I wouldn't worry about losing out on any sound quality with these.
  • Cons: So I previously had a pair of noise canceling headphones of another brand I bought on another site. Come to find out, they had a manufacturing defect that caused the plastic on the headband to crack with use over time (reason they were on sale). I disappointed and took over a year to make that in...
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Overall 2
2.0

Only avoids fan noise..think b4 buying.

consumer, buydig.com
14 August 2010
  • Excerpt: After use for a month, i am convinced that this is nt worth of price i paid. Not comfortable to EAR aftre using for 30 mins you can feel pressure on your outside EAR part. TOO much sound leak, can not use it in other than the flight since everyone else other than you will get disturbed to what music...
  • Pros: Not even one
  • Cons: Uncomfortable, Huge sound leak, Poor Value, Unattractive Design
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Overall 2
2.0

My advice..do not waste your money

@much, buydig.com
1 July 2010
  • Excerpt: Huuu...these phones leaks so much of sound..very annoying to see such a good company producing such a faulty product...just heard it for 2 mins after I got the shipment and decided to return it without any second thought..!
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Overall 2
2.0

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC7 QuietPoint Active Noise-Cancelling Headphones

Manrico, Rate it all!
24 August 2008
  • Summary: A very good pair of noise reducing headphones. Sound was very good. I had no problem with sound leakage, but the thing fell apart after very light usage. I was pulling the ear piece into place when the plastic holding it to the headband shattered. It's a total loss.
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Overall 2
2.0

Si vous voulez passer la journée à vous donner des ...

Vincent, Amazon
3 weeks ago
  • Summary: Si vous voulez passer la journée à vous donner des claques dans le casque à cause d'un mauvais contact sur l’interrupteur du Noise-Cancelling, c'est le bon item. Je regrette mon achat, j'aurais du acheter un Bose.
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Overall 2
2.0

Sound is good, but VERY disappointed with the quality

Giuliano, Amazon
14 July 2015
  • Summary: I was looking for a good quality noise cancelling headphones. Reviews were good for these so I got them. They were not cheap to buy but I was expecting that quality will justify the price.
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Overall 2
2.0

Do not buy these headphones under any circumstances

Amazon Customer "Graham ME", Amazon
14 March 2012
  • Summary: The noise cancelling on these Audio_Technica Quiet Point ATH-NAC7b headphones is indeed excellent, but there is a reason why they are so cheap. The suffer from RFI (Radio Frequency Interference) when in noise cancelling mode.
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Overall 2
2.0

Noise cancellation passable, transmission of cellular frequencies a no-no

MR MZ KRUSZYNSKI, Amazon
21 May 2010
  • Summary: I returned these headphones with regret. They are not as good as the Bose and they have the same flimsy feel of the Bose, but with using my phone as the sound source a lot of cellular digital noise piped into the headset. And for this reason I returned the headphones
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