The premium noise cancelling headphones space is heating up. While two years ago the Boise QuietComfort 35 headphones were the way to go, these days there are a ton more options — like the Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones, the new Bose 700 headphones, and the Jabra Elite 85h headphones.
Jabra’s offering may not be the first option you think about when you think about premium noise cancelling headphones. Should they be? We put the Jabra Elite 85h headphones to the test to find out.
The perfect companion for your Jabra headphones. Access SmartSound and other features, enabling you to personalize the way you use your Jabra device. Choose your voice assistant, customize music profiles and modify how much background noise you want to block out. Keep your headphones at optimum performance with a simple, visual in-app indicator to track battery usage, and install software and device updates directly in the app; no need to plug your headphones into your computer.
|Key feature||SmartSound, fast charge|
|Voice command||Alexa, Siri, Google Assistant|
|Engineered for||Calls and music|
|Music equalizer||Yes – via Jabra Sound+ app|
|Charging time||15 mins charge for 5 hrs|
|Battery life||36 hrs|
|Package Dimensions||8.8 x 7.7 x 3.3 inches|
|Item Weight||1.96 pounds|
|Protected against||Sweat & dust|