A pair of earbuds can be the best accessory you can buy for your smartphone. Not only do they give you a great way to listen to your music privately, but their compact size means you can keep them in your pocket at all times. There is no dearth of options when looking for earphones in India, even at affordable prices. In this list, Rs. We take a look at some of the best earbuds with noise cancellation under 2,000.
When we talk about noise cancellation, we only consider active noise cancellation (ANC) and not passive noise cancelling. Passive noise cancellation physically blocks out any ambient noise. They rely on well-designed ear tips to form a tight seal and block noise. Active noise cancellation, on the other hand, is much more high-tech. It uses external microphones to listen for ambient noise and cancel it out by creating a neutralizing soundwave.
A few years ago, ANC was limited to high-end headphones. But thanks to companies like boAt, Noise, Ptron and more, you can get ANC in earphones under Rs. 2,000 can be obtained. So let’s begin.
Boat Rockerz 330ANC Bluetooth Neckband
Since its inception in 2014, boAt has earned a good reputation among consumers for offering attractive products at affordable prices. The BoAt Rockerz 330ANC Bluetooth Neckband is no different. Thanks to its neckband design, you don’t have to worry about losing your earbuds. However, this makes it harder to carry around compared to TWS earbuds. The earbuds offer up to 24 hours of battery life on a single charge. As an added bonus, you also get ASAP Charge technology, which provides five hours of playtime with just 10 minutes of charging.
- Fast charging
- Losing is hard
- 13mm drivers
pTron Basspods 992 Active Noise Canceling (ANC) Headphones
pTron is another company making waves when it comes to affordable audio equipment. As the name suggests, the pTron Basspods 992 are geared toward lower audio frequencies. This makes it worth considering if you like hip-hop, reggae or bass-heavy music. The TWS design makes them very compact and easy to carry, while the glossy plastic finish adds to the premium look. As a bonus, the BassPro 992 earphones are very light at 4.6gm. However, the device comes with a 500mAh case and in total, you can expect 20 hours of usage. It should be noted that the quad-mic arrangement in these earphones allows for better noise cancellation.
- The boss paid attention
- Quad-mic design
- Call quality is sub-optimal
Fire-Bolt Fire Pods Polaris ANC 701
Fire-Bolt Fire Pods The Polaris ANX 701 can be quite a mouthful when said loudly. But Rs. It’s still a great choice for those looking for a noise canceling earbud under 2,000. A key feature on offer is SuperSync technology, thanks to Bluetooth v5.3. It allows for fast pairing to link the device with your smartphone easily and quickly. The earbuds offer 24-hour battery life, and when it’s time to charge them up, FireCharge claims that a 20-minute charge allows for an hour of playback with fast charging tech. Gamers also get RGB lighting along with a low latency mode. Although the latter is very subjective to taste.
- Fast charging
- Bluetooth v5.3
- RGB lighting is a matter of taste
Dijo by Realme TechLife GoPods Neo
As a sub-brand for Realme, DIZO offers a very interesting option for those looking for a well-established brand. GoPods Neo delivers everything you’d expect. It includes touch controls, ANC and water resistance. However, what really sets this earbud apart is its extremely long battery life. DIZO claims that the earbud can provide two weeks of battery life on a single charge. The company says this is made possible by the Realme R2 chip. On top of this, you also get fast charging. It also offers a low latency of 88ms, which will please gamers as well as binge watchers.
- Very long battery life
- Low latency
- A slippery case
- Doubtful enough
Truck Buds PRO Hybrid Active Noise Canceling ANC Wireless Earbuds
True Buds PRO hybrid earbuds have a lot to offer. For starters, it offers 48 hours of battery life, making it excellent for travelers who are on the go a lot. You also get the battery percentage on the case. So you know exactly how much battery you have and whether to charge them or not. Gamers will also appreciate the fact that True Buds PRO hybrid earbuds come with an ultra-low latency mode designed for gamers. When turned on, this mode reduces the delay between what’s happening on the screen and what you’re hearing.
- Long battery life
- Special mode for gamers