Member since 09 Jul 2012
Total posts 19
Hello everyone. Can anyone who has recently flown MH business class advise me whether or not the headphones they offer are of decent quality? I use Bose QuietComfort 35, but my hand luggage will be quite full on this itinerary SYD-KUL-LHR, and I have to discard some items. Your thoughts would be most appreciated!
Member since 22 Oct 2012
Total posts 192
I'm yet to see an airline with quality NC headphones. Given that Bose NC headphones cost $300 to $500, you can't expect any airline to have much in terms of quality.
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Member since 08 Aug 2016
Total posts 112
weirdly, American Airlines offer bose NC headphones in premium international and LAX-JFK
Member since 24 Apr 2012
Total posts 1,103
Pack the QC35s... I've lost count of how many replacement pairs of headphones I've needed to ask for on MH flights!
Originally Posted by freshthoughts
It's nice until they make a big cabin announcement and collect them a while before landing, and replace them with a tiny pair of headphones you'd expect to find in the 'free' bin at the airport for the rest of the flight! :P
Member since 22 May 2015
Total posts 10
If I can’t fit mine then I wear it around my neck till I get
onboard then they go on my head or storage. Just needed to take them off for
security and never had a problem. I do it almost every flight.
Member since 10 Jul 2017
Total posts 86
definately take your Bose!
Member since 23 Dec 2017
Total posts 90
Bring your QC 35's! They are a lifesaver! Put around your neck so you don't have to squeeze it into your carry-on :)
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