UPDATE 06/07/14: Spotted a $30 instant rebate for the Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones MDR10RC . Price is $139.99 till 06/21/14.
PUBLISHED 10/26/13: Noise cancelling headphones are great for long distance air travel. They block out the ambient airplane engine noise and improve audio from music and movies. If you don’t already have one, you can try this Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones MDR10RC.
The MDR10RC is one of Sony’s latest noise cancelling headphones. They are compact and portable and sits on the ear.
There was a display at Costco and you can try out its capabilities. You can activate the Sony noise cancelling feature then turn on and off the simulated airplane engine noise to hear for yourself the before and after. It makes a huge difference.
- Reduction of 99% of ambient noise
- Swivel ear cups that fold flat for travel
- Carrying case included
- 8.5 mm cord
- Airplane adapter plug
- L-shaped stereo plug
- AAA battery included
The Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones MDR10RC is priced at $179.99.
Item number 799020.
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We have 2 pairs of Bose over-the-ear noise cancelling headphones and do not travel without them for any cross county, trans-Atlantic or trans-Pacific flights. They really do help in reducing noise fatigue. Do you own a pair of noise cancelling headphones?