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Bose QuietComfort 20i Noise-Cancelling Headphones Review: The Sound Of Silence

There’s nothing worse than having to turn up your giant can headphones to the point of deafness to drown out the idiots sitting around you. You’re ears are now safe from siege thanks to the tiny, handy Bose QuietComfort 20i headphones.What Is It?A pair of acoustic noise-cancelling in-ear headphones from Bose that won’t mess up your hair.The QuietComfort 20i headphones measure 132cm in length, 44 grams in weight with 2.5cm-wide in-ear earbuds.The cable is interrupted at two points: one by a...

Bose QuietComfort 20i review

What are the Bose QuietComfort 20i earphones?Bose has produced several in-ear headphones to date, but none have used the active noise cancellation seen in Bose's best-known over-ear and on-ear headphones, the Bose QC3 and QuietComfort 15.The Bose QuietComfort 20i bring active noise cancellation to Bose's in-ear range. And in doing so Bose has created the best in-ear noise cancellation earphones ever made. They are expensive at £269, and can't remotely match non-ANC earphones at the same price...

Bose QuietComfort 20i review

This review could be as simple as this: "If you're willing to spend $300 on in-ear headphones, then buy the Bose QuietComfort 20 headphones." Of course, the world of in-ear headphones is far more complicated than that. Walk into any electronics store and your choices are daunting. Sure, you can spend $20 on a pair of gaudy Skullcandy headphones, but when it comes down to it, you get what you pay for. Right?[Update: Bose has been busy in the four years since the QC 20i headphones were...

Bose Quiet Comfort 20i review

Image 1 of 4Bose Quiet Comfort 20i reviewImage 2 of 4Bose Quiet Comfort 20i reviewImage 3 of 4Bose Quiet Comfort 20i reviewImage 4 of 4Bose Quiet Comfort 20i reviewAre the Bose Quiet Comfort 20i earphones the perfect travel partner for people who don't want to lug a huge pair of headphones around?While competition remains minimal - £65 Audio-Technica ANC33iS or £449 Sony XBA-NC85D about it for now - the Bose Quiet Comfort 20i remain the best in-ear noise cancelling headphones available.The...