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Sony MDRNC8/BLK Noise Canceling Headphone, Black Reviews

Johnnythegeek

Not great noise canceling, good sound

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Pros: Cheap, decent sound for cheap

Cons: Noise canceling a joke, hissing when NC on

OK I have not had these only a few days. But my first impressions are cheap, OK sound quality, worthless noise reduction and about what to expect for $40.00 headphones. I like the sound, its not breathtaking by any stretch but its OK for a laptop or iPod. The construction is nice for travel. The ability to fold them up is nice. But the plastic does not impress me as being something that will last getting tossed around. The noise reduction is a joke, when I first turned them on I instantly heard a hissing sound. Very faint but pronounced with no content playing. I tried several different types of music and was happy with the sound but as for reducing background noise. I...
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