Best Noise Cancelling Headphones under 100

Here is the comparison table of the best noise cancelling headphones under 100 dollars.

Noise-cancelling headphones are of two types: Active and Passive.

The one which actually blocks the outside voice and let you enjoy your music either in the gym or let you do your work without any disruption in the office are ANC (Active noise cancelling). They block the outside noise with the technology used in the headphones.

Passive ones only use the Headphone ear-cups size and ear-cushion ability to stop the noise but they can’t stop it as done by ANC.

Nowadays most of the headphones have noise-cancelling feature so we reviewed nearly 320 headphones and selected the 4-star ratings and up best noise cancelling headphones under $100 in 2019 from popular brands.

Best Noise Cancelling Headphone Under 100: Mpow H10

Mpow H10

Volume control: 4.2 / Noise cancellation: 4.2 / Sound Quality: 4.1

Mpow H10 is our top pick for over-ear best value noise cancelling headphones. These wireless headphones are lightweight, feels very comfortable, fit on any head size without getting slipped off. They have black matte finish & feel very soft to touch like velvet type feel. It is made of overall good quality and feels very durable.

The Bluetooth feature is awesome and connects automatically with the device when switched on. It is a good value for money headphones and Mpow H10 proves to be a good brand.

The sound quality is good, you will get good highs and lows with deep bass. Once you activate the Noise-cancelling feature, you will hear the sound more clearly as it isolates noise fairly well. It is a good choice of commuting as its noise cancelation feature reduces the sound of bus or plane engines.

They claim 30 hrs of battery life without ANC and after testing, we are able to withstand 20 hrs with ANC feature on and off. In all, we are happy with battery life even after constant use. They can also be used as wired if you run out of battery with the 3.5mm jack cable provided. The wireless latency is pretty good up to 122 ms which is lower than average.

They don’t seem like premium well that’s the kind of price we are paying here. We can’t expect many things at a small price but still, we have all the required features here, wireless, noise-cancelling, 30hrs battery life, foldable design. Most of the users named Mpow H10 as best noise cancelling headphones for airplane travel under $100.

Best Active Noise Cancelling Headphone Under 100: Anker Soundcore Space Nc

Anker Soundcore Space Nc Wireless

Battery life: 4.5 / Sound quality: 4.2 / Material quality: 4.1
Noise cancellation:3.9 / For gaming: 3.6 / Volume control: 3.4

Anker Soundcore Space Nc has much better noise isolation as compared to Mpow H10 but in terms of sound quality, H10 is still a winner. These are little costly than Mpow but still, there are better headphones in under $100. These headphones may not at the Bose level to block even loudest noise but for that, you also need to pay 3 times of this.

With this model, you can easily sit in coffee shop or travel in a plain while listening to music. These over-ear wireless noise-cancelling headphones have a battery life of 21 hrs and good sound profile with loud bass.

The touch controls are easy to use for changing volume and tracks. This is a good headphone for both office and travel use. You can pack it in a hard case comes with it by just folding in it.

Most Comfortable: Anker SoundCore Life 2

Anker SoundCore Life 2

Anker SoundCore Life 2 is the most comfortable wireless headphones for noise cancelling under $100 if you want to wear it all day either working in office or commute. About the ANC capability of these headphones, I will say it isn’t as amazing as we thought. But it will still block the loud noise like in any cafe easily.

The sound quality may not beat the best out there in the high range but in low range, this has the best sound quality. The ear cups padding and headband has soft plush materials used on it which makes it comfortable to wear it for a long time. You will get a hard carrying case to carry it with you easily after folding.

The company boasts the battery life up to 30 hrs but after ANC feature it will stay for 20 hrs or so which isn’t bad either. If somehow the battery is dead you can use the 3.5mm jack cable and use it as a wired headphone.

Best Cheap Noise Cancelling Headphones Under 100 – COWIN E7 


COWIN E7 provides you Significant noise cancelation whether you are traveling, busy in the office or even in running in the park. It provides you active noise cancelling while you can focus on what you want.

With deep & accurate bass, it also provides you crisp and accurate sound. It doesn’t fold but you can swivel it 90 degrees. You can use it for 30 hrs of playback time on Bluetooth mode with one 750mAh Lithium-ion battery.

There is a built-in microphone for hands-free calling and 3.5mm detachable audio cable if you want to use it wired. You will get an 18-months warranty if buy it from an official seller/reseller.

If you want affordable headphones with Bluetooth 4.0 tech, COWIN E7 is the best budget noise cancelling headphone.

Best Noise Cancelling Earbuds Under 100 – Phiaton BT 120 NC

 Phiaton BT 120 NC

Phiaton BT 120 NC is the most affordable headphones in this list with ANC and water-resistant features. It provides you 8.5 hrs of playback time and you can charge it in 5 minutes for 1 hr of battery life. If we’re being honest with you, the battery life remains only 3-4 hrs if noise reduction is on.

The Next Generation Bluetooth 4.2 technology in this earbud provides connectivity even from distance up to 40 ft. This Lightweight, flexible neckband headphone is a comfortable fit and won’t tear down easily. The wires are flexible yet rigid.

If you have small ear canals this may feel large for you. Some people complain that it won’t last long and as more these types of earbuds won’t work due to wire problems. But you can still replace them due to its 1-year warranty.

Overall Phiaton BT 120 is good for airplane travel headphones in the budget.


As per our research, these are the best noise cancelling headphones under 100 dollars for music lovers, travelers. We have mentioned the models in each price range for all kinds of people.

If you think you have a headphone in mind which we didn’t include in our headphone reviews list then you can share with us via the contact form

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