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AirPods Max Active Noise Cancelation Confirmed to Be Less Effective After Latest Firmware Update

1 month ago   |   By Mac Rumors

Apple's $550 over-ear AirPods Max headphones are less effective at blocking out outside noise when using Active Noise Cancellation following their latest firmware update, according to results from a detailed audio test.
A recent update to testing by RTings.com reveals that the ‌AirPods Max‌ ANC "blocks out a bit less noise between the mid-bass to high-bass range" after the 4E71 firmware update, which was released in May. "When it comes to the mid and treble ranges, this firmware update has slightly changed the level of isolation, but it's a relatively minor difference," RTings.com said...
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