Audio-Technica Announces The Availability Of QuietPoint Range Of ANC Headphones In India

The range includes three headphones; all being compatible with smartphones and cancel upto 90 per cent of outside noise.


Audio-Technica has introduced an expanded QuietPoint active noise-cancelling (ANC) headphones lineup in India, featuring the ATH-ANC40BT in-ear model with Bluetooth wireless, and high-value ATH-ANC50iS and ATH-ANC70 over-ear headphones. All are smartphone-compatible headphones and combine outstanding noise-cancelling performance with high-fidelity sound and user-friendly features.

According to a press release, the ATH-ANC40BT noise-cancelling in-ear headphones combine Bluetooth wireless convenience with up to 90% noise-cancellation, outstanding sound quality and smartphone connectivity. It employs aptX sound-improvement technology, specifically created to yield the best-possible audio performance over Bluetooth transmission, and large 13.5 mm drivers to deliver clear, high-quality wireless audio.

The ATH-ANC40BT can be connected to two sources simultaneously and remembers the last eight wireless devices for ready pairing with the listenerʼs favorite audio sources. The headphones are rechargeable via the supplied USB cable.

It also features a mic and controller for answering calls, controlling music and adjusting volume. Itʼs convenient neckband design loops the cable around the back of the wearerʼs neck. It offers up to eight hours of playing time and will operate even if the battery runs out using its included 3.9-foot (1.2 m) cable. The ATH-ANC40BT is currently available and comes with four sizes of ear tips (XS/S/M/L), a protective pouch, a 3.3-foot (1.0 m) USB charging cable and an airplane adapter.

On the other hand, the value-priced over-ear ATH-ANC50iS provides up to 87% noise cancellation and features an in-line microphone and controller for answering calls and controlling music. heavily padded ear cups that fit snugly yet comfortably over the ears and further enhance isolation from environmental noise. The ATH-ANC50iS is supplied with a detachable 3.9-foot (1.2 m) cable with in-line control and microphone, a zippered protective pouch, an airline adapter and an AAA battery.

Finally, the ATH-ANC70 provides up to 90% noise cancellation and has a microphone and controller for answering calls and operating music playback, and the controls are discreetly built into one of the ear cups. Simply press the illuminated “Audio-Technica” logo/button to activate the mic or scroll through music tracks. The volume and on/off controls are also easily accessible. The mic and controller support most smartphones as well as select products including the iPhone, iPad and many iPod models.

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