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Mpow H5 2019 Upgrade Active Noise Cancelling Headphones ANC Over Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphones w Mic Electroplating Stylish Look Comfortable Protein Earpads Travel Work Computer Home

Last Updated: 18 Jan 2019
8.5
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/10
Total Reviews
201
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800 mAh
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Review Summary - 191 recent, verified reviews

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Sound Quality
 74
sound, noise, sound quality, anc, good
+95%
-5%
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" ...  The sound quality is sub-par, but I really bought these headphones for their wireless and noise cancelling features.  ...  "
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" ...  Very pleased with the quality and sound from these headphones.  ...  "
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" ...  The sound quality is surprisingly good  ...  "
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" ...  Good sound for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Pros: Sounds good.  ...  "
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" ...  These headphones are worth every penny and more.  ...  "
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" ...  The quality of these headphones (both construction and acoustics) rivals headphones costing much more. ... I've owned several pairs of Bose Quiet Comfort headphones and can't tell the difference.  ...  "
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" ...  Audio quality is very good.  ...  "
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Price
 46
worth, headphones, good, quality, spend
+98%
-2%
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" ...  For the price they are a steal  ...  "
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" ...  WORTH EVERY CENT!!  ...  "
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" ...  I was very impressed with the quality and sound of these headphones, especially for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  You can’t beat the quality for the price  ...  "
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" ...  For the price these are good.  ...  "
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" ...  worth the price  ...  "
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" ...  There are probably better headphones out there for more money, but for what I paid, these are outstanding .  ...  "
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" ...  I gave them 4 stars on sound quality, as yes, the Bose were definitely better in sound quality, but at nearly 5 times the price! ... For my research and testing, these are the best value out there.  ...  "
Comfort
 46
ears, head, headphones, ear, wear
+87%
-13%
comment
" ...  I love how comfortable it is using these headphones.  ...  "
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" ...  Telling anyone who is looking about these wonderful sounding, absolutely comfortable headphones .  ...  "
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" ...  However, these are much less comfortable than the Bose when wearing them for more than 30min.  ...  "
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" ...  It feels so nice to hold and it feels like premium headphones.  ...  "
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" ...  They have decent sound quality and are light and comfortable.  ...  "
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" ...  comfortable and pretty cheap.  ...  "
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" ...  But these just sit on your ears for hours, create a good seal while providing good sound.  ...  "
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" ...  As far as comfort, they clamp pretty hard but as long as I position them absolutely correctly, I can listen for 2-3 hours with no issues.  ...  "
Noise Cancellation
 41
cancelling, canceling, cancellation, sound, cancel
+95%
-5%
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" ...  The quality is fine, color is exactly as pictured, but when it comes to the noise cancelling it is not the best.  ...  "
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" ...  I know the noise cancelation WORKS WELL, because he can't hear me yelling for him, from the other room !!!!!  ...  "
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" ...  If you don't want to spend a bunch of money but need a decent sound and pretty good noise cancelling capability, this is what you want.  ...  "
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" ...  Good sound, pretty good noise canceling.  ...  "
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" ...  The noise cancelling is quite good.  ...  "
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" ...  I have the non-noise cancelling Mpow headphones and was so happy with them, I purchased the noise-cancelling ones for travel. ... The noise cancelling works very well and the sound is really quite good.  ...  "
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" ...  The noise cancelling appears to work very well. ... This was my first experience with noise cancelling and I was impressed.  ...  "
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" ...  The noice cancellation is excellent, without any white noice, the quality of the sound is very good for a product of this price and the material is sturdy, and elegant.  ...  "
Headphones
 35
pair, much, headphone, anc, ear
+89%
-11%
comment
" ...  Just as good as the more pricier headphones.  ...  "
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" ...  Great well rounded headphones. ... You get the sound quality of a pair of headphones between $150-$200 for a fraction of the cost.  ...  "
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" ...  Good quality of sound it can compete in higher end headphones like sony and bose.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a neat feature because you can use the ANC independetly of bluetooth, whether you're using the aux. ... I don't know how this compares to other ANC headphones, but this sums up my experience with these.  ...  "
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" ...  I really love those headphone, excellent all rounder.  ...  "
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" ...  These headphones are LEGIT.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice quality on these headphones.  ...  "
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" ...  Love these headphones.  ...  "
Battery Life
 18
life, last, anc, son, couple
+83%
-17%
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" ...  Great batt life.  ...  "
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" ...  The battery life and distance has worked well for me.  ...  "
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" ...  They look a sound great but the battery life could be better.  ...  "
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" ...  My son was very surprised at how long the batteries last.  ...  "
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" ...  I went with this one because it has ANC, good looks, good battery life, and offered all of that at a moderately low price. ... The battery life has met my expectations (more to say, below). ... Battery life: It's good, or even great. ... The ANC stayed on and ran the battery down.  ...  "
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" ...  ANC works great, battery life is great.  ...  "
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" ...  Holds a charge very well .  ...  "
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" ...  Battery life is long and just like the mpow ear buds.  ...  "
For Travel
 15
flight, trip, plane, perfect, noise
+87%
-13%
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" ...  Active noise canceling works and can't wait to use it on my trip this week in the plane.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased 2 of these headphones (black and silver) for my boyfriend and I as we are traveling in 2 weeks on a long flight. ... I am looking forward to testing these headphones out on the flight.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for traveling and on the go!  ...  "
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" ...  I used on 5 hour flight to Vegas and then again home.  ...  "
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" ...  I have the non-noise cancelling Mpow headphones and was so happy with them, I purchased the noise-cancelling ones for travel. ... Most headphones come with huge cases that take up too much space in your airplane bag.  ...  "
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" ...  Great for toting around and traveling.  ...  "
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" ...  The headphones were very comfortable during my first use on a 3 1/2 hr flight.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm on planes A LOT for work, so that's the sound I was comparing it to.  ...  "
Design
 14
nice, look, good, sound, like
+100%
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" ...  The build material is also surprisingly good.  ...  "
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" ...  The design is great. ... Oh, and they're also waaaay nicer to look at then what I was expecting.  ...  "
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" ...  The styling is nice (though the mirror finish does show fingerprints like crazy) and they seem well made.  ...  "
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" ...  They do look good now that I really have them.  ...  "
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" ...  They also look really nice.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice feel to them.  ...  "
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" ...  Sounds, looks great.  ...  "
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" ...  But when you turn OFF the headphones the blue light stays on.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 11
phone, tv, paired, pair, laptop
+82%
-18%
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" ...  They connect to my laptop instantly after powering on, and everything just works without any hiccups.  ...  "
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" ...  I can easily pair with my iPhone and switch back and forth to Airpods.  ...  "
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" ...  Comparable to my Bose wireless in my estimation.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought these for my husband to use by he is ALWAYS listening to videos on his phone while I am trying to watch tv.  ...  "
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" ...  I have paired them with my Firestick, Chromebook, Iphone, and LG smartphones in seconds.  ...  "
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" ...  Once I figured out the way to operate the pairing device, it was easy, especially since the device spoke to me as to what it was doing. ... It plays well on my desktop computer and my Samsung Galaxy Tablet S2.  ...  "
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" ...  So rad that my phone automatically connects to it.  ...  "
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" ...  I connected the headphones to my phone to listen to music.  ...  "
Build Quality
 11
build, thin, seems, padding, material
+64%
-36%
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" ...  Build quality could be slightly better, but again for the price nothing to complain about.  ...  "
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" ...  As far as comfort, they clamp pretty hard but as long as I position them absolutely correctly, I can listen for 2-3 hours with no issues.  ...  "
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" ...  The build material is also surprisingly good.  ...  "
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" ...  Quality made product as described  ...  "
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" ...  For the price, I was expecting something lighter and less sturdy.  ...  "
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" ...  The build quality seems good considering the low price.  ...  "
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" ...  Not only the sound is amazing, but the build quality does not feel like someone slapped a bunch of plastic on it.  ...  "
Bluetooth
 10
pair, fine, connection, anc, voice
+100%
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" ...  I did learn, though, that the ANC can be turned on (or left on) indepedently of the bluetooth connection. ... It's a neat feature because you can use the ANC independetly of bluetooth, whether you're using the aux.  ...  "
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" ...  Bluetooth headset it's Works beautiful  ...  "
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" ...  Once I figured out the way to operate the pairing device, it was easy, especially since the device spoke to me as to what it was doing.  ...  "
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" ...  The thing I really like about all the Mpow headphones is how compact and portable they are.  ...  "
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" ...  So rad that my phone automatically connects to it.  ...  "
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" ...  Try these before you go drop $300 on a pair .  ...  "
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" ...  Comparable to my Bose wireless in my estimation.  ...  "
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" ...  Bluetooth was easy to set up on my Android and my firestick.  ...  "
Fit
 10
ears, well, headphones, tight, head
+90%
-10%
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" ...  They stay in place and the sound doesn't become jarring like some headphones do.  ...  "
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" ...  I liked the fit of the headset.  ...  "
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" ...  The padding on the crosspiece and around the ears is more than adequate, and the fit is great  ...  "
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" ...  Fits very well and covers over the ears comfortably.  ...  "
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" ...  I have big ears, and they fit over them comfortably.  ...  "
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" ...  Pretty good audio quality, pretty good ANC, pretty good looks/fit/function.  ...  "
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" ...  I just love the fit on my ears.  ...  "
For Kids
 9
loves, daughter, bought, headphones, gift
+100%
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" ...  My daughter has Misophonia and this really helps her escape.  ...  "
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" ...  Now I'm the favorite kid💞 haha  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter loves these headphones  ...  "
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" ...  bought these for my grandson for Christmas he loves them.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought these as a gift for my son, he likes them a lot, that's good enough for me.  ...  "
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" ...  Love these for my kids.  ...  "
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" ...  Gave these to my 14 yr. son for his birthday .  ...  "
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" ...  my husband loves these!  ...  "
Product Reliability
 9
worked, used, two, last, headphones
+56%
-44%
comment
" ...  Worked like a charm.  ...  "
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" ...  I must have bought two or three sets of headphones or earbuds each of the last 5 years, and these are by far the best.  ...  "
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" ...  I have used the headphones for about two weeks now.  ...  "
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" ...  I cannot believe the advances in technology since my last pair, 8 years ago.  ...  "
Call quality
 9
music, listening, voice, using, talking
+100%
comment
" ...  You can still hear voices unless you are playing music.  ...  "
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" ...  Microphone works fine, no issues for conference calls/skypes, other parties just hear me well.  ...  "
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" ...  I could not make out every word but I could hear him talking.  ...  "
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" ...  The ANC is amazing when turned on and when I first turned it on I was very shocked to hear the difference since it was my first time wearing headphones with ANC.  ...  "
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" ...  These seem to work very well, he can turn up the volume and I don’t hear anything he is listening to.  ...  "
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" ...  They still allow some ambient sound through, such as someone's voice next to you asking a question, or a public announcement.  ...  "
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" ...  I've use the microphone for phone calls and I haven't had any issues.  ...  "
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" ...  I can hear my music no matter how loud that mower is!  ...  "
Controls
 8
volume, turned, tracks, songs, beep
+50%
-50%
comment
" ...  I had to return mine because I can't stand that it beeps between song tracks. ... When I paired to my laptop, it doesn't have this beep issue between song tracks.  ...  "
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" ...  I dislike that there is beeping in between songs which cannot be turned off.  ...  "
Marketplace
 8
amazon
+88%
-13%
comment
" ...  works as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  Best bang for your buck on Amazon.  ...  "
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" ...  I even had the Sony’s in my Best Buy checkout cart.  ...  "
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" ...  My original review is below.  ...  "
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" ...  One of my best Amazon buys.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank goodness I went in to the Post Office some four days later to discover this mishap.😣🤔😶  ...  "
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" ...  I am extremely happy with them based on the outstanding reviews I saw on Amazon.  ...  "
As Gift
 7
christmas, son, gift, loves
+100%
comment
" ...  Christmas gift for my 76 year old Dad.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought these for my husband as as one of his Christmas gifts.  ...  "
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" ...  bought these for my grandson for Christmas he loves them.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought these as a gift for my wife.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought these as a gift for my son, he likes them a lot, that's good enough for me.  ...  "
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" ...  Gave these to my 14 yr. son for his birthday .  ...  "
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" ...  my husband loves these!  ...  "
Volume
 7
music, headphones, hear, volume, tv
+57%
-43%
comment
" ...  Yet I can hear the TV clearly across the room without the headphones at that volume level, and lower. ... The volume is clear through the headphones only when the TV volume is set at its highest levels, in excess of 90 of 100.  ...  "
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" ...  You can still hear voices unless you are playing music.  ...  "
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" ...  I can hear my music no matter how loud that mower is!  ...  "
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" ...  I never realized how loud my home A/C, refrigerator, and other noises were until this thing made all of that disappear. ... In a loud environment you would likely not notice it, and simply enjoy the benefits of the ANC.  ...  "
Bass
 7
sound, seems, right, prefer, expecting
+86%
-14%
comment
" ...  - Sound is nice, bass is a bit week  ...  "
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" ...  Bass takes precedence over treble.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a bit bass heavy, which is increasingly common, and most people probably want that. ... I prefer a pretty neutral response, but the good news is that the bass is not overwhelming.  ...  "
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" ...  Bass isn't as bumpin as I prefer but nonetheless a great product for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Have them on right now testing out the bass and the ANC and everything is great!  ...  "
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" ...  It could use higher sound availability and a LOT more bass, but over all for what they are?  ...  "
Ease of Use
 6
easy, comfortable
+100%
comment
" ...  Easy to Pair, works well.  ...  "
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" ...  The three-button controls are easy and intuitive to use and pairing the headphones to a Bluetooth device is a breeze.  ...  "
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" ...  Simple button use.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use controls and comfortable.  ...  "
Size
 6
bag, perfect, headphones
+100%
comment
" ...  Great for toting around and traveling.  ...  "
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" ...  The thing I really like about all the Mpow headphones is how compact and portable they are.  ...  "
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" ...  (if anything, Beats are heavier in weight, and who wants that?)  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for traveling and on the go!  ...  "
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" ...  Pack's away nice and compact.  ...  "
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" ...  Original: I like that it’s somewhat compact and came with a carrying bag and the wires I need.  ...  "
For Running
 5
gym, used, stay, sound, like
+100%
comment
" ...  I've used these at the gym while running and they stay on awesome, I don't need to adjust them or anything, they don't slip, etc. ... They stay in place and the sound doesn't become jarring like some headphones do. ... I don't put on the noise cancelling on when I run at the gym so I can't vouch for the noise cancelling while I run.  ...  "
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" ...  My daughter loves these headphones  ...  "
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" ...  Love these headphones.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought these for gym use after giving up on trying to keep ear buds in my ears while exercising.  ...  "
Charging
 5
couple, charge, cable, battery, anc
+40%
-60%
comment
" ...  I’m replacing them as they no longer recharge reliably.  ...  "
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" ...  However, the next day, I found that the charging cord would not plug into the port.  ...  "
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" ...  So to make sure the blue light doesn't drain the battery you have to both turn off the headset but also turn off the ANC.  ...  "
Setup
 3
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  just received it and too early to tell  ...  "
Video Playback
 3
use, tv, phone
+100%
comment
" ...  I read reviews for the H5 headphones & even watched YouTube videos and decided to buy these.  ...  "
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" ...  I use these on flights and at home watching movies.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought these for my husband to use by he is ALWAYS listening to videos on his phone while I am trying to watch tv.  ...  "
Cover
 3
storage, look, compact, bag
+100%
comment
" ...  It comes with a soft pouch, by the way.  ...  "
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" ...  Original: I like that it’s somewhat compact and came with a carrying bag and the wires I need.  ...  "
Cables
 3
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  If I plug them in I can hook them to my phone via the audio cable and they sounded decent, though there was some feedback. ... (I assume from the charging cable.)  ...  "
Returns
 3
return, shipping
-100%
comment
" ...  Or accept a 10% refund. ... I am returning these.  ...  "
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" ...  I had to return two pair of these.  ...  "
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" ...  I would return this if I didnt already throw out the shipping box it came in.  ...  "

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