MIXX StreamQ C4 – Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones review

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REVIEW – I took a brief break, and now I am back to my adventure into the world of sub-$ $100 headphones. I have previously reviewed several sub $100 headphones and found a few that were easily worth a price over $100. Next in the lineup are the MIXX StreamQ C4 – Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones!

What is it?

The MIXX StreamQ C4 Noise Canceling Headphones feature  ANC noise cancelling, over-ear construction, and a foldable design. They offer up to 40 hours of battery life and a quick recharge of 15 minutes for 8 hours of listening.

What’s included?

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  • 1 x MIXX StreamQ C4 – Wireless Headphones
  • 1 x USB-C Charging Cable
  • 1 x 3.5mm Audio Cable
  • 1 x User Leaflet

Tech specs

Model Name: StreamQ C4
Connectivity Technology: Wireless
Wireless Communication Technology: Bluetooth
Special Feature: Adjustable Headband, Noise Cancellation, Foldable, Microphone Included, Fast Charging
Charging Time: 3 Hours

Design and features

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  • 40 hours of battery time
  • Active Noise Cancelling – blocks out, outside noise
  • Transparent Mode – when active, helps you hear outside noise like traffic
  • Quick Charge – 15 minutes charge = 8 hours battery
  • Integrated buttons to play, pause, and more
  • Hands-free calling
  • Over-ear design
  • Foldable, ear pads tilt, and adjustable headband

The MIXX StreamQ C4 – Wireless  Noise Cancelling Headphones are made of plastic. They feature an adjustable headband and soft and comfortable earpads. The controls are all on the right earpad, and the connectivity includes a USB-C charging port and a 3.5mm audio port.  Each earpad has vents/grille for noise canceling.

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Performance

Before starting my listening experience with the MIXX StreamQ C4 – Wireless  Noise Cancelling Headphones, I charged them overnight.

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When powering the MIXX StreamQ C4 – Wireless  Noise Cancelling Headphones on/off they provide audible verbal confirmation. To maintain a level playing field, I followed the same testing model that I used with the previous sub $100 brands and models I tested, and I listened to tracks like “All in Love is Fair”, “Distant Lover” and “I Want You” by Michael McDonald. Next, on the list I listened to “Europa” by Gate Barbieri, “Winelight” by Grover Washington Jr., and “Angela (theme from ‘Taxi’) by Bob James. Then as I did before, it was on to some Gregory Isaacs, Beres Hammond, the Flamenco genre with tracks like Govi’s Andalusian Nights and Mariah Carey.

Overall, I do not have anything really negative to say about their performance, but IMHO while the low frequency is adequate, the mids and highs lack some of the presence that would provide a fulfilling sound. I understand that these are not audiophile headphones and I have to be fair that at the price point, they are a good value for daily listening headphones as you go about your daily activities.

Phone conversations are clean and clear, and the headphones are lightweight and comfortable for long listening.

What I like about the MIXX StreamQ C4 – Wireless  Noise Cancelling Headphones

  • They are very comfortable
  • They provide adequate volume
  • They pair easily and maintain the connection
  • They are foldable

What needs to be improved?

  • The frequency response and presence for mids, and highs

Final thoughts

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The MIXX StreamQ C4 – Wireless Headphones – Noise Cancelling Headphones are extremely comfortable to wear and I think they are a good value for their $50 price. IMHO, they lack a certain frequency presence and detail primarily across the mids and highs. They will work for many people as on-the-go headphones.

Price: $49.99
Where to buy: Amazon, MIXX Audio website
Source: MIXX Audio provided a free sample of this product. MIXX Audio did not have a final say on the review and did not preview the review before it was published.

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  2. I appreciate the review of cheaper headphone options. I need something more for the calls than for quality audio so a decent headphone/mic with a good battery life is important.

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