Audio-Technica launches two new affordable headphones, the ATH-ANC27 and the ATH-ANC25, for the holidays. These QuietPoint active noise-cancelling headphones both cost under $100. The over-ear ATH-ANC27 offers up to 85% active noise-cancellation while the on-ear ATH-ANC25 model has up to 80% active noise-cancellation. They both feature QuietPoint ANC technology that detects environmental noise and applies a corresponding sound-cancelling signal.
The lightweight ATH-ANC27 and ATH-ANC25 are built for comfort with plush cushioned ear pads and an adjustable padded headband and feature detachable cord, enabling their use as cordless noise-cancelling headphones. They packs high-efficiency drivers, ergonomically designed earpieces and other refinements to deliver clear sound with impactful bass, richly detailed midrange and treble and precise imaging.
The ATH-ANC27 comes with a durable hard-shell travel case, while the ATH-ANC25′s compact folding design fits into a lightweight pouch. Both are supplied with a ¼-inch plug adapter, airline adapter and an AAA battery. The former is priced at $99.95 and the latter at $79.95.
Update: The Audio-Technica ATH-ANC27 is just priced at $59.00 and the ATH-ANC25 is just $33.18.