Gadget of the Day: Maxell Noise Cancellation Headphones

Boarding a plane without noise-cancelling 'phones tends to drive us into a fit of stranger's hand-grabbing phobia.Thankfully Maxell has seen us coming

Boarding a plane without noise-cancelling 'phones tends to drive us into a fit of stranger's hand-grabbing phobia.Thankfully Maxell has seen us coming and designed this set of aural pacifiers. Hailing from the Ronseal school of product naming the Noise Cancellation Headphones are headphones, that cancel noise.Returning to our airbound travails, they're collapsible for easy carriage and come with a carry pouch and in-flight adaptor for airline seats.If they're still too chunky for your bijou carry-on luggage then the Noise Cancellation Earbuds do the same job in a smaller in-ear package with matching travel accessories.Simply insert into iPod or seat console for wailing child-free bliss at 20,000 feet.Essentials Maxell Noise Cancellation Headphones, Earbuds Price: £130, £100 On sale: Now Contact: Maxell Related stories: Sennheiser's PXC 450 noise cancellers break their silence Panasonic D-Snap keeps the noise down Sennheiser’s noise cancellation gets clever