Nope, it doesn’t seem to be an April 1 joke, but deadly serious: Dyson is going to release headphones with a built-in air filter.
Japan’s Final Audio has released the UX3000 headphones, which should do away with the drawbacks of ANC.
The HE-R9 from HIFIMAN is an over-ear closed-back headphone, essentially a wired one.
Affordable headphones are always nice, if only “as a sidedish”. The Meters by Ashdown NOVU-1 Studio Reference certainly falls into the “very interesting” price category.
Teufel presents new versions of its popular over-ear headphones REAL BLUE and REAL BLUE NC
Romanian company Meze Audio released its first closed planar magnetic headphones, the LIRIC. Intended for portable use.
Canadian PSB released the M4U 8 MKII headphones, equipped with ANC and support for aptX HD.
Yamaha has released the new YH-L700A, a wireless Bluetooth headphone featuring active noise cancellation and surround DSP.
Sennheiser has released the HD 450SE, a Special Edition (hence the SE) of the HD 450BT. It features seamless integration with Amazon’s Alexa, among others.
Apple’s expensive and sophisticated AirPods Max is undoubtedly a headphone in the better class. But it’s not flawless… so it appears.