Noise-cancelling headphones are becoming the headphones of choice for a growing number of listeners, thanks to their ability to block out the cacophony of an increasingly raucous world and let wearers enjoy their favorite music, undisturbed by environmental noise. This holiday season, Audio-TechnicaÂ® offers the perfect holiday gift for music lovers â€“ the new ATH-ANC7b Quiet PointÂ® active noise-cancelling over-ear headphones with 90% noise-cancellation. (SRP: $219.95).
Crystal Griffith, Consumer Marketing Manager of Audio-Technica noted, â€œThe explosion of portable music players like the iPodÂ®, the iPhoneâ„¢, and laptops means that more people are listening on headphones than ever before. Headphones are becoming the primary means of listening to music for many â€“ and people want to hear their music with the best fidelity possible. By eliminating intrusive environmental sounds, noise-cancelling headphones like the Audio-Technica ATH-ANC7b give listeners maximum musical enjoyment.â€