Good active noise-canceling headphones don't need to cost an arm and a leg. Based on our testing, here are the top Amazon best-sellers, ranked from best to worst.
Beats Studio3 Wireless Headphones offer a comfortable fit, decent active noise cancellation and clean, though a sometimes overly processed, sound profile.
The Audio-Technica ATH-ANC9 headphones offer balanced sound without any frills but with superior noise-cancelling performance.
The Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC headphones provide a comfortable over-ear design, great sound and solid active noise cancellation at an affordable price.
The Bose SoundSport Free provide great wireless audio quality in a comfortable design for long listening sessions.
The Erato Muse 5 offer a straightforward pairing process with a water-resistant housing and solid audio quality.
Skybuds wireless earbuds deliver solid audio quality with nearly four hours of battery life in a stylish design.
The Monster Superstar RaveBox delivers big, booming bass with clean mids and highs, an integrated light show and up to 12 hours of battery life.
The V-Moda Forza Metallo Wireless headphones offer rich, full audio with a stylish, customizable design.