Tag Archives: Active Noise Cancellation

Review: Audio-Technica ATH-ANC7b QuietPoint Active Noise-Cancelling Headphones

As the b denomination indicates, not much has changed from the flat-A-rated prior model to this one, with the exception of a few small things. First and arguably least significant is what appears to be a small change to the noise-cancelling technology, resulting in what initially seems to be slightly diminished active noise cancellation but turns out to be something else. Both versions of the ATH-ANC7 headphones use miniature microphones to listen…

News: Audio-Technica intros ATH-ANC7b noise-canceling headphones

Audio-Technica has introduced its new ATH-ANC7b QuietPoint noise-canceling headphones, an updated version of its prior ATH-ANC7 model. The ATH-ANC7b offers the same 85% active noise cancellation as its predecessor, but offers several improvements, including a more natural tonal balance, redesigned, more comfortable earcups, and easier battery access. Other features include 40mm neodymium-magnet drivers, a fold-flat design and included carrying case…