Summary: this is a great deal: 2 for the price of one!my only reservation about these is that they claim to be 70% noise cancellation. I have tried other products which claim to be 70% NC (more expensive, of course) and these don't really match up. maybe closer to 50% NC.
Summary: We actually cant use them!! They have this really big bulky piece on the cord...so my husband cant use them at the gym to run with because that thing gets in the way. That was one wasted Christmas present. Was it in the description??
Summary: Yes, I did get an overall noise reduction. The noise reduction isn't great and is partially negated by the introduction of a background hiss. Given the cost, I was happy with the small net reduction in noise.
Summary: The rubber caps are easily lost, and Philips do not supply them as a spare part. Consequently my headphone is now useless. Their customer service was not helpful: "With regards to your query we can advise that regrettably Philips do not at present supply the ear caps as a spare part.
Summary: It seems a shame that the actibve noise cancellation comes in such a large package. In fact larger than some MP3's! This definately works well and does what is aked of it, but the size really is cumbersome. Other makes create smaller ones!
Summary: Sound quality's superb for the price, with or without the noise-cancelling engaged, and the earphones are comfortable to wear. (The hiss a few other reviewers have complained about is supposed to act as a counter-harmonic, and if you can hear it then there's no noise for it to cancel.
Summary: Good dealer,item sent promtly,works well,cuts out most background noise.Always take battery out if storing in your pocket as switch can move to on (draining battery),and carry spare battery,it is only AAA size if stored on side or draw clearly no problem.
Summary: Having read other reviews I was somewhat concerned 1) The white noise problem , I have owned a pair of sony noise cancelling headphones for some years and use them on aircraft , they stop the droning that happens a lot , I usually use them without listening to music but just to take away the...