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I'm looking for some noice canceling earphones, since I'll be flying soon and want to see if they help much on planes. But I'll also be using them on buses and on my daily travels.

So they need to be comfey and fit well. Any one have any suggestions?

I'll be using these with my Creative vision: M and good sound quality is a must!

Idealy.

No aditional battery.
Less that £70.
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post #2 of 12
Full-size headphones do not isolate very well. If you want the best isolation/noise cancellation you should look at IEM's (In-Ear Monitors). They are much better for travel and would work very well with you Vision: M.

Examples of IEM manufacturers are Ultimate Ears and Shure, among others.
Edited by Aura - 7/2/08 at 5:35pm
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post #3 of 12
I have used the Bose "quiet comfort" headphones, and they are comfortable, as well as good at noise canceling. Also, Panasonic makes a fairly cheap pair of noise canceling headphones that many of my friends have that are pretty good.
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post #5 of 12

IMO, bose are overpriced.

i have worn multiple high quality in ear headphones, i would have to say the sennheiser cx300's are AMAZING.
http://www.sennheiserusa.com/newsite...transid=500830

<-- great deal

shure has some amazing ones but they are MUCH more expensive.
http://www.shure.com/ProAudio/Produc...phones_content

IMO go for the sennheiser (they're only 50 bucks too!)
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Thank you for your opinions.

I'm looking at these right now, since there available in a store which I have a gift voucher for.

http://www.v-moda.com/collection/modaphones/vibe.aspx
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That said i've just noticed that a local store has the cx300, fx33, fx66 and fx77. The fx77 boasts some impressive tech specs however i haven't read up no them.
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the tech specs look good on the FX77, but I doubt the actual frequency response will be close to what it advertises, and the sensitivity rating is really low for IEMs, don't really know what's going on about that.
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post #9 of 12
I would check out the Shure E2C's.
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there's sennheiser
     
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