Sennheiser's PXC 450 noise cancellers break their silence

We were all set for Sennheiser's new noise-cancelling 'phones last month, then things went a little 'quiet'.Now, don't go shouting about it, but we he

We were all set for Sennheiser's new noise-cancelling 'phones last month, then things went a little 'quiet'.Now, don't go shouting about it, but we hear the premium pair will finally make their silent entrance next week.Word is that the much touted 'cloaking' feature, which keeps 90 per cent of the chav ridden streets out while keeping your commuter-troubling, head thumping tunes in, is uncannily good. The cans also pack a 'Talk Through' button to allow the outside world in when necessary.We'll have a pair on our lugs shortly to deliver our verdict. Musically immersed bliss, here we come.

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