|How Loud is That?||
The Centrix Q Zone Quiet was a pricey dryer ($85) that claims to be "insanely quiet." Our tests confirmed it: the Q Zone is indeed a quieter hair dryer. But at only 1500 watts, it seemed weak. It would take a much longer time to dry your hair with this one.
Next up: The T3 Featherweight 2: does a hefty price tag mean a quieter dryer? This was the most expensive dryer in our tests -- $108!