True wireless earbuds offer wireless connectivity for music and calls, and the absence of cables make them convenient to use. But it gets even better when the earbuds support noise cancellation. These come in multiple versions: active, passive, and environment. Because of this, you can easily isolate the ambient noise and get better audio output, no matter where you are. The best thing is that you can get these without burning a hole in your pocket. These are some of the noise cancelling earbuds worth considering.
1. Huawei FreeBuds 3i
The Freebuds 3i earbuds borrow their design style from the AirPods. The buds have a stem that extends to the lower part of the ear. It features dual channel stereo output, with both the buds working simultaneously. It supports active noise cancellation and gets Bluetooth 5.0 to wirelessly pair with Android or iOS phones. The earbuds feature triple microphone setup that let you take voice calls with the noise cancellation enabled. The charging case comes with USB Type C port for charging. The FreeBuds 3i also support automatic earphone detection and rapid pairing with select set of devices. You get up to 14 hours of battery life with the charging case.
2. OPPO ENCO W31
Enco W31 from Oppo is an obvious choice in this price bracket. These are compatible with Android and iOS smartphones and features stem design on the buds. It features two music modes: balance and bass that can be switched based on your preference. You also have ultra low-latency on the buds that offers a lag-free gaming experience. The AI-enabled noise cancellation works while listening to music as well as taking calls. It features wearing detection capabilities that includes automatic play and pause when you wear the buds. With the bundled charging case, the Enco W31 can last you for around 15 hours on a single charge.
3. Mi True Wireless Earphones 2
Xiaomi launched its true wireless earbuds last year. The Earphones 2 get 14.2mm drivers that support LHDC hi-res audio codecs that offer high sound quality. The earbuds come with environment noise cancellation that isolates the ambient noise to let you take calls in silence. You can pair devices using built-in Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity support. The earbuds have dual mics that ensure you get crisp voice quality during calls. The smart detection feature means the music will pause when you take off the buds. And the battery built into the buds and the charging case ensure you get backup for up to 14 hours.
They sound like AirPods, and even look like them. But TicPods are slightly cheaper than what you will pay for Apple’s wireless earbuds. But even for this price, you get active noise cancellation that also includes modes like quiet, sound and hear. The earbuds use the built-in Bluetooth 5.0 support to pair with devices wirelessly. You can use both or even one earbud. The side of the buds have touch controls that let you play/pause music and even set the volume as per you need. TicPods can be used while working out, for which it gets IPX5 sweat and water resistance. Bundled with the charging case, these earbuds will last you up to 21 hours on a single charge.
5. Boult Audio AirBass Tru5ive Pro
The last on the list is the AirBass Tru5ive Pro from Boult Audio. The design of the earbuds with the tip make it comfortable to wear. The earbuds come with 9mm graphene drivers with bass chamber that produce high quality sound. With the Pro version, you get a charging case with light indicator and battery backup for up to 36 hours on a single charge. The earbuds when paired with smartphone let you activate voice assistants from Google, Apple and more. The IPX7 rating ensures the earbuds can be worn while working out. The Tru5ive Pro support one-time pairing feature that automatically connects to the phone.
Other options to consider
Fire-Boltt Buds 1200
Blaupunkt BTW Pro+
Jabra Elite 65t