Holiday gift guide: Headphones under $100

We've rounded up some great headphones that cost less than $100

A pair of headphones can be a great gift to go along with a new MP3 player or digital radio. If you're looking for a pair of headphones this Christmas and are on a budget, then take a look at our roundup of headphones available for under $100.

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TDK NC-150

TDK's NC-150 portable headphones have poor noise cancellation and are also let down by low quality construction and mediocre sound quality.

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  • 29th March, 2010
  • Campbell Simpson
  • TDK
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  • Pros:
  • The cheapest active noise cancelling we've seen
  • Cons:
  • Poor comfort and passive noise cancellation, active noise cancellation introduces hissing and rumbling noise, poor sound quality
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