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How to Turn Off Noise Cancellation on Beats Studio 3

If you are wondering how to turn off noise cancellation on Beats Studio 3 headphones you have come to the right place. In this article we are going to talk about what is noise cancellation, why it is used and how to turn it OFF or ON on Beats Studio 3 .

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What Is The Noise Cancellation Feature?

Noise cancelling headphones are headphones that reduce outside noises using something that is called Active Noise Control (ANC). This feature helps you listen to music or any kind of audio while you are located in a noisy surrounding such as a bus, an airplane or a busy street. It cancels out ambient noise and helps you focus on the audio that you are listening to.

How to Turn Off Noise Cancellation on Beats Studio 3

Why Is Noise Cancelling Feature Used?

This feature is good to use if you are a frequent traveler and you want to enjoy peace or if you just want some time for yourself but you find yourself in a busy and loud surrounding. As we already explained, it cancels out outside noises and helps you focus on the audio you want to listen to.

Good Qualities Of Noise Cancellation

We already mentioned some of the good qualities the noise cancellation brings like being able to focus on your music or the person you are talking to over the headphones or not hearing outside noises as clearly. They can also help you focus on yourself.

Bad Qualities Of Noise Cancellation

Every feature has good and bad sides to it. Some of the bad sides of noise cancellation feature is battery draining. It has a huge impact on battery life. If you are using your Beats Studio 3 headphones with noise cancellation turned on, the battery can last about 22 hours, but if you are using your Beats Studio 3 headphones without noise cancellation, the battery can last up to 40 hours. Some people have experienced dizziness and disorientation while using noise cancelling headphones.

Some people simply don’t like this option, and whatever reason you have for wanting to turn it off, we will now show you how, specifically on Beats Studio 3 headphones.

How To Turn Off Noise Cancellation On Beats Studio 3?

There are a few solutions of how to turn off noise cancellation on Beats Studio 3, it also depends if you are using an iPhone or an Android device. If you are an iPhone user there are two ways for you to turn off noise cancellation on your phone. There is also a quick way to do it on your headphones.

For Iphone users:

First option:

  1. Unlock your phone
  2. Go to Settings
  3. Click the Bluetooth option
  4. Look for your headphones and once you find them click the Additional Info Icon
  5. Once you open that Info icon you will see the Noise Control button where you can turn it ON or OFF by pressing it

Second option:

  1. Unlock your phone
  2. Go to the Notification Center
  3. Long click (press and hold) the Volume Button for the headphones
  4. When it opens up you will see the Noise Control button where you can turn it on or off by pressing it

You can choose which option is faster and easier for you and repeat it again if you need to turn noise cancelling on or off again.

For Android users

If you are an Android user you will need to download the Beats app from the PlayStore if you don’t have it already. Now follow the steps below to see how to turn off noise cancellation on your Android device.

  1. Unlock your phone
  2. Open the Beats app
  3. You will immediately see the option to turn on or off Noise Cancellation

After following these steps your headphones should work without noise cancelling feature.

Headphones

There is also a quick way for you to turn off the noise cancellation feature directly on your Beats Studio 3 headphones. Here is what you need to do:

  1. Turn on your Beats Studio 3 headphones
  2. Once the headphones are turned on, double click the Power Button

You have a little white light on the opposite side of where the power button is located which indicates if the noise cancelling feature is turned on or off. If it is turned on the light is flashing white, and if it is turned off then it turns off as well. After double clicking the power button, that white light will turn off which means you successfully turned noise cancellation off.

And that’s it, these are the 4 easy and quick ways for you to do if you want to turn the noise cancelling feature on your Beats Studio 3 off. If you want to turn this feature on again just follow the same steps.

Conclusion

In this article we talked about how to turn off noise cancellation on Beats Studio 3 headphones. We said that noise cancellation helps cancel out the ambient noises, although sometimes it can have negative effects on you or your headphones battery life. We showed you how to turn this feature off on an iPhone, Android or directly on your headphones. We hope this article was helpful!