As it’s time for a quick recap of what all we witnessed this year before we step into year 2021, Gadget Bridge has now compiled a list of 10 headphones that were launched in 2020 to offer amazing sound experience. Here goes the list:
Apple AirPods Max
This headphones is carefully crafted to provide exceptional acoustic performance for each user. Apple further added that the breathable knit mesh canopy is made to distribute weight and reduce on-head pressure. The stainless steel headband frame provides strength, flexibility, and comfort for a wide variety of head shapes and sizes. Each ear cup attaches to the headband through a revolutionary mechanism. Each ear cushion uses acoustically engineered memory foam to create an effective seal — a critical factor in delivering immersive sound. The Digital Crown, inspired by Apple Watch, offers precise volume control and the ability to play or pause audio, skip tracks, answer or end phone calls, and activate Siri.
It is available for Rs 59,990 on Apple India online store.
This gaming headset weighs just 278 grams, a little more than half a pound. It’s very light and the suspension strap is designed to relieve and distribute the weight. Furthermore, the dual-layer memory foam softly conforms to your head and contours around your face in order to reduce stress points and delivers longer-lasting comfort for those long gaming sessions.
It is available for Rs 15,495 on Amazon India website.
Sennheiser CX 120BT
With a six-hour battery life that can be recharged in just 1.5 hours, the CX 120BT comes with enough power to get through the day. Furthermore, the comfortable around-the-neck design features a durable matte-black cable, complemented by high-gloss red and metallic silver accents on the earbuds – a stylish look that places the focus on the sound experience. Meanwhile, an intuitive three-button remote ensures effortless management of calls and audio. Users can select ear adapters in three sizes, ensuring the perfect fit for optimal comfort and excellent passive noise isolation for listening in louder environments.
It is available in India for Rs 3,490 on the official web store.
Harman Kardon FLY ANC
With 40mm custom drivers and a sound signature optimized for travel, the FLY ANC creates an immersive audio experience. Listeners can block out external noise for up to 20-hours of uninterrupted listening with Bluetooth and active noise-cancelling enabled. Effortlessly transition from watching a movie to taking a call with multi-point connection between two separate devices. For a seamless transition from work to fun, listeners can tap the earcup to activate the Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa to play their favourite music or listen to their favourite podcast.
It is available at MRP of Rs 15,999 on Amazon India.
Sennheiser HD 450BT
The HD 450BT delivers captivating sound that you can enjoy without distraction – even in loud environments owing to active noise cancellation and a closed back design. It captures every audio detail in exceptional sound quality, assured by high-quality wireless codec support, including AAC and aptX Low Latency. The audio gadget has a superb 30-hour battery life and can be quickly charged with USB-C to save you valuable time on the move.
It is available for Rs 14,990 on Sennheiser India website.
Blaupunkt ‘BH11’ truly wireless headphones
With a battery capacity of 450mAh, Blaupunkt BH11 has been designed to answer the growing demand for high resolution audio and can be used in continuum for 24 hours. The BH11 comes with all the bells and whistles such as – support for Hey Siri/OK Google Voice Assistants that allows you set appointments, make calls, have messages read back to you, turn up the volume and so much more. It also comes with hassle-free dual-pairing option.
The headphones promise an incredible performance with 24 Hour Playtime, Beautiful Design, Voice Assistant for both Google and Siri and hassle-free user friendly experience which gives excellent clarity during calls with external noise cancellation. It makes you feel the true and pure stereo sound quality from large 40mm speakers with superior output, and gets powerful bass and clear notes.
It is available for Rs 2,199 on the official website for India region.
Jabra Elite 45H
The product has been designed for everyday commuters who could use the 50 hours battery life and 40mm speakers to listen to music and make calls on-the-go, without ever worrying about running out of charge. Jabra’s years of audio know-how has helped to create the most portable, powerful and compact headphones which are easy on the pocket too.”
Jabra Elite 45h features Jabra MySound, an innovative new technology by Jabra and sister company GN Hearing. MySound was created to optimize and personalize sound experiences based on individual hearing profiles.
Boasting a light and comfortable design that is sleek and stylish, the Jabra Elite 45h is crafted from premium materials, the lightweight headband and soft oval ear-cushions mold to your ear for added comfort. The headphones provide a comfortable and immersive sound experience that were built to withstand the hustle and bustle of daily life.
It is available for Rs 8,999 on Amazon India website.
This pair of headphones comes with wireless Sports EXTRA BASS Neckband headphones for casual and daily usage. The tech company claims that “The WI-SP510 headphones enhances your audio experience with powerful and punchy audio, giving you energy to keep going.”
In addition to this, Sony WI-SP510 makes for a perfect workout buddy with its IPX5 water resistance rating which can handle splashes and sweat during your intense workout session without any disruptions.
As far as battery is concerned, Sony WI-SP510 comes with up to 15 Hours of battery life for long listening hours with 10 minutes quick charge. Sony claims, “The sports headphones comes with a quick charge function wherein just 10 minutes of charging gets you a full 1 hour of playback. You can now listen to your favourite music throughout the day.”
It is available for Rs 4,790 on Amazon India website.
The WH-1000XM4 headphones features noise-cancelling performance to produce more high- and mid-frequency sounds. The WH-1000XM4 headphones use an array of smart technologies to create a seamless, hands-free listening experience.
It is available for Rs 29,990 on Sony India website.
Sennheiser PXC 550-II
Sennheiser PXC 550-II wireless headphones has been equipped with the triple microphone array to delivers unrivalled speech clarity when making calls on the move or interacting with virtual assistants such as Siri, Google and Alexa via the voice assistant button. It offers exceptional ergonomic design along with up to 30 hours of battery life.
It is available for Rs 17,994 on Amazon India website.
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