Today only, as part of the Gold Box Deals of the Day, Amazon offers the AKG K-495NC Premium Active Noise-Cancelling Headphones for $119.99 shipped. That’s $230 off the original list price and the lowest we’ve seen for them at Amazon by more than $30. We typically see them go for $190 – $200, making today’s deal about $70 better than the average sale price.
These headphones have a 20Hz to 20kHz frequency response, 3D-Axis2 folding mechanism, portable USB charger and cable, and two lengths of audio cable. Rated 3.3/5 stars by 62 Amazon shoppers.
Of course ‘NC’ stands for ‘noise cancelling’, but it could also stand for ‘no contest’, because when it comes to pure, undisturbed sound, the AKG® K495 NC headphones deliver high-quality performance and active noise control that are second to none. Durable and easy to charge through the USB, these top-of-the-line headphones create a perfect audio world: you get all the sound you want, and none of the sound you don’t. These premium active noise-cancellation headphones deliver high-quality audio defined by a clarity of sound across all ranges, from crisp highs to deep lows. The headphones are charged via USB – not batteries – and continue to block noise in passive mode, unlike other noise-cancelling headphones. The stylish on-ear headphones feature brushed-metal parts, leather ear cups and an adjustable leather headband to ensure a snug, comfortable fit. The K 495 NC headphones ship with a small carrying case, two audio cables, a USB charging adapter and flight adapter •State-of-the art, active noise-cancelling technology (closed -loop technology) •Unparalleled AKG sound quality •Continuous sound for listening with empty battery •USB chargeable (adapter included; no batteries) •Detachable cables in two different lengths •Brushed-metal parts for increased durability •Supersoft headband and ear cups for long-wearing comfort •Unique 3d-axis2 folding mechanism for easy transport and storage •Flight adapter and premium carrying case included