B&O PLAY by Bang & Olufsen are high quality Wireless On-Ear Headphones with Active Noise Cancelling that compare very favorably with Bose and Beats. They sell for $495 at Amazon and come in Black, Grey Hazel, Deep Red and Neutral Beige for color options.
The B&O Play headphones are of premium quality. They are light-weight, wireless, and have outstanding active noise cancelling built in. You get the Bang & Olufsen Signature Sound quality whether active noise cancellation is turned on or off. B&O PLAY products come with a 2-year limited warranty, but please note this is ONLY if you purchase them from an authorized dealer such as Amazon.com.
You get complete control of your music and your phone calls with the aluminum touch interface found on the right ear cup of the B&O Play unit. These headphones give you up to 14 hours of battery life with active noise cancellation and Bluetooth turned on. The battery is replaceable also. At just 255g, BeoPlay H8 is one of the lightest wireless active noise cancelling headphones on the market today.
The sound on B&O Play was designed to bring you sound the way the musical artists intended it to be which is honest, clean and with passion. There are two microphones, one placed on the outside of the ear cushion and one placed on the inside, just in front of the speaker, which turn the surrounding noise around, and this effectively cancels out unwanted elements. Wireless via Bluetooth 4.0.
Exclusive, carefully selected materials such as anodized aluminium and natural leather guarantee absolute comfort and let you travel in style. The dimensions of these headphones are 1.57 x 7.09 x 7.48 inches and it weighs just over 1/2 of a pound. They are very comfortable to wear for long periods of time, even with glasses on. The headphones can pair with multiple Bluetooth devices at the same time.
These are an excellent choice for Xmas shoppers looking for an option at the high end to Bose and Beats !