Best Headphones For The Digital Nomad

Whether you're working or studying, doing it remotely is an amazing opportunity to be more productive. Library? Cafe? Or even outdoors in a park? You can take your work with you anywhere in the world, as long as you have a laptop and an internet connection.

But being location independent also has its challenges, and that is why we believe it's important to be equipped with the right tools and supplies to stay focused and productive while working, or studying from the beach.


INZONE H9 - Day time work, night time gaming?

INZONE H9 has the best features for digital nomads who work hard and play hard. Its ability to switch from one mode to the next makes it perfect for anyone who wants the best of both worlds.

The INZONE H9 gaming headset immerses you in the zone with best in class Noise Cancelling features with 360 Spatial Sound that helps you hear the most subtle of sounds, whether you’re fighting fires at work or zombies at night.

Whether you’re racing against time on your business proposal, or driving supercars through urban streetscapes, during intense periods of focus, the Dual Noise Sensor Technology shuts out surrounding sounds keeping you focused and motivated when you need it to.

The headset is designed to be secure and stable when worn with minimal side pressure, bringing you comfort from morning to the wee hours of night at work or play.

And with up to 32 hours of continuous play from one single charge and the ability to use while charging, it’ll be your most reliable audio companion.

And if that wasn’t enough, the high quality boom microphone, shaped so that it can be brought closer to your mouth, ensures that you’ll always be heard clearly to communicate and collaborate better with your teammates.

WH-1000XM5: Award-winning noise cancelling headphones

The sense of independence and freedom that comes with remote working and learning comes with the lack of physical cues and body language, but the award winning WH-1000XM5’s noise cancelling features ensures you're able to hear cues and catch important nuances in virtual meetings and presentations.
Did the lecturer just indicate a question that will pop up in the exam? The WH-1000XM5 ensures that you’ll hear it.

Staying connected with your colleagues is essential, but frequent virtual meetings could disrupt your workflow and productivity. How many “can you hear me now” moments have you had?

Boasting industry-leading call quality and four microphones on each earcup, the ultra clear, noise-free calls means you’ll never have to worry about communicating your ideas clearly to your clients in a noisy cafe or restaurant.

Now that many business travelers are hitting the road again, the WH-1000XM5 will come in handy for your upcoming work trip to catch up on movies, catch some winks or prep for your meetings during flights. With its long battery life and industry-leading noise cancelling capabilities, you'll be able to stay productive and focused while on the go.

If you're looking for headphones that will make your audio experience as convenient as possible, then the WH-1000XM5 headphones are perfect for you. They can be paired with two Bluetooth devices at the same time, so you can quickly switch between devices without any hassle.

Plus, they have a huge 30-hour battery life, so you can use them for extended periods of time without having to worry about running out of power. And if you need to charge them up quickly, they only require 3 minutes of charging to get 3 hours of use.


WF-1000XM5: The Best Noise Cancelling* Truly Wireless Headphones

Efficiency means everything to you. Daily exercises that happen outdoors gets you fresh air, sunshine and an endorphin boost? What a deal.

If this sounds like you, then your best investment is on the Sony's WF-1000XM5 noise cancelling earbuds. On windy days, the Automatic Wind Noise Reduction mode will suppress any unwanted noise, so you can stay totally immersed in your music.

If it starts to rain? These earphones have an IPX4 water resistance rating, which means they're resistant to everyday water splashes and sweat so you can rest assured that your headphones will stay protected.

Noise cancelling headphones are nothing new, but the Sony's WF-1000XM5 takes it a step further by incorporating beamforming microphones.

These microphones are calibrated to only pick up sounds from your mouth, which helps to reduce background noise. You’ll love taking calls and sounding crystal clear, even if you’re picking up a business call near the bustling roads or busy gym lobby.

After all, Sony’s most advanced, award-winning noise cancelling comes with personalised, smart features can easily adjust to your location. You’ll never be caught off guard again.

You get a full working day of charge – 8 hours – from your headphones and another 16 hours in the case, allowing you to set and achieve your work or fitness goals and climb that ladder to success with ease. That’s a full 24 hours of listening time every time you leave the house. In a hurry? Just a 3-minute quick charge gives you up to 60 minutes of extra time!

 *As of April 10, 2023. Ambient noise reduction according to research by Sony Corporation, measured using JEITA-compliant guidelines for the top 10 brands (by market share) of truly wireless style of noise-cancelling headphones market.

LINKBUD S – Ultra Light & Comfortable Noise Cancelling Truly Wireless Headphones

If you prefer noise cancelling earbuds and are looking for a smaller alternative, you’ll be glad to know that the LinkBud S is 40% smaller than the WF-1000XM4.
Its unique ultra-small and lightweight design makes it perfect for all day comfort. It's so small that you can barely feel it in your ear, and the lightweight construction ensures that it won't add any extra weight or bulk to your ear, making it perfect for long days at work or school, when you need all the support and comfort you can get.

You’ll be able to switch to optimised ambient sound or high quality noise cancelling in this tiny package, ensuring that you'll be able to hear the person on the other end of the line perfectly, no matter what environment you're in.

They have an IPX4 water resistance rating, meaning they can withstand light rain or sweat so you can enjoy your workouts no matter what Mother Nature (or your gym trainer) throws at you!
With enough battery power to last the whole day, it'll definitely see you through your day from your first morning meeting to your after-work exercise gains.

The Linkbud S has the best call quality of any truly wireless headphones on Sony's list!


LINKBUDS: Stay connected to your outside world

Looking for earbuds that won't block out the world around you? The Sony LinkBuds are perfect for staying aware of your surroundings while taking calls. As much as blocking out all the noise from the world helps you focus, you still need to hear your surroundings if you’re a jogger, commuter or a climber looking for routes. Hearing the sounds of your surroundings is important in giving you spatial awareness.

If you’re working in a collaborative environment, hearing the people around you may be crucial so you don’t miss any important instructions or conversations while you’re (wirelessly) plugged into your virtual meeting or online lectures.

Yet, when you unmute yourself using the LinkBuds, your voice will be heard loudly and clearly without the disturbance of ambient sounds.Best of all? You can still listen to your favourite lo-fi music playlist in high sound quality with compressed tracks restored by our Digital Sound Enhancement Engine (DSEE) to concentrate on the task at hand.If you're looking to optimise your nomadic lifestyle for success, a pair of reliable, sturdy headphones is crucial. You wouldn't want your headphones to get in the way while you're trying to change the world, would you?