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What is Active Noise Cancellation?

Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) uses noise-cancelling speakers to reduce unwanted background noise.

ANC

Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) uses noise-cancelling speakers to reduce unwanted background noise. Whether you want to spend the trip catching up on a podcast, listening to your favourite album or simply blocking out the noise around you so you can enjoy air travel in silence, earphones with Active Noise Cancellation will help you get there.

Active Noise Cancellation is exactly that - active. So enabling ANC on your headphones will consume more battery power. So if you don’t care too much about ANC on your flight, you can turn it off to save battery life.

What kind of ANC is best for flying?

ANC uses microphones to capture incoming sound to create inverse waves that cancel this sound in real time, so they excel at blocking out low frequency noises like the deep rumble of an aircraft. Headphones with hybrid ANC can act on high frequencies like human voices too, helping you tune out of a crowded airplane and into your own personal soundscape – whether it’s some peace and quiet or your favourite album.

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