Creative recently launched new Zen Hybrid over-ear headphones with hybrid active noise cancellation. The overall shape is designed for mobility, supporting flat fold, half fold and compact fold, so it will not feel burdensome to carry around. Designed with durability and aesthetics in mind, the adjustable headband features a reinforced steel inner core for different head sizes, and the exterior is wrapped in high-quality synthetic leather for softness and comfort. The ear cups on both sides support 90° rotation and are made of plush synthetic leatherette for a comfortable fit. In addition, the necessary touch buttons are located on the right earcup for easy control.
Creative Zen Hybrid has four built-in microphones dedicated to ACN noise cancellation, which can eliminate 95% of ambient noise and allow users to concentrate better. At the same time, you can switch to transparency mode through the ANC button on the right earcup. Even when listening to music, you will not miss the surrounding sound, which is convenient for cycling and commuting users to stay safe at all times.
In terms of sound quality, Zen Hybrid has passed the SXFI READY certification and is equipped with dual 40mm neodymium magnetic drive units, which have been professionally tuned by in-house engineers to bring accurate bass with warm tones and crisp, clean treble. It supports Bluetooth 5.0 and wired dual-mode connection, which can be applied to different platforms such as TV, PC and mobile devices, and also supports AAC audio codec to achieve a higher quality audio experience.
Finally, the battery life, the Creative Zen Hybrid can last up to 27 hours when ANC mode is turned on, and up to 37 hours when it is turned off. The fuselage has a USB-C interface, and you can listen to songs for 5 hours after 5 minutes of charging. Zen Hybrid over-ear headphones are currently on sale for $99.