Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Noise Canceling Overhead Black Headphones (2020)
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Award Winning Wireless Headphones - The Sony WH-1000XM4
Control The Noise
Be distracted by outside noise no more with Sony's noise canceling technology. With the HD Noise-Canceling Processor QN1, it processes in real time working with Bluetooth Audio SoC (System on Chip). They adjust the music and noise at over 700 times per second. With the Adaptive Sound Control, your headphones learn to recognize where you are (such as in an office, at the gym, or in a coffee shop) and then change the ambient sound settings for your best listening experience. Need to quickly talk to someone while your headphones are still on? Just set your hand over the housing and your headphones while know to turn the volume down and let the ambient sound in. Use the Sony | Headphones Connect app to filter out distracting background noise, but still letting the important sounds like overhead announcements through when you're working. With the WH-1000XM4 headphones, you will find that noise is not the only thing you will have effortless control over.
Wireless Operation For Wire-Free Experience
When you're on the go, you'll want a set of headphones that are responsive and simple to control. Be free: With Bluetooth 5.0, you can be untethered more than ever. You can change your volume, change your music, or make a call with a swipe or a tap of the finger. NFC Pairing can assist by easily pairing your headphones to select phones. In order to do so, tap the sensor on the back of your headset to the sensor on the back of your phone. Need a break? Simply take your headphones off and your music will pause automatically. When you wish to resume, put your headphones back on and the music will play again. When you're out and about, you don't want to have to be stressed about your headphone's battery life. Luckily this is not a problem with Sony's headphones.
Fantastic Battery Longevity
The liberty of being wireless requires power. That is why the WH-1000XM4 has a 30-hour usage, with Noise Cancelling turned on. With Noise Cancelling turned off, you can experience up to 200 hours. Charging via the Type-C port, it can take up to 3 hours to fully charge your headphones. Power saving has the ability to turn off the headphones, when there hasn't been any activity. So, the amount of time you can go without charging the device can go for a good while. When you're in a pinch and are using an optional 1.5A or more AC adapter, you can get 5 hours' worth of usage within a 10-minute charging time. Technology, mixed with audio engineering, has come a long way.
Upscaling Compressed Music Files
When searching for wired or wireless headphones, Audio Quality is an important aspect. Wouldn't you agree? Sony has provided solutions to enhance your audio listing experience. Edge-AI Technology, mixed in with Sony Music Entertainment, assists in upscaling compressed music files. DSEE Extreme (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine) also assist with upscaling. With built-in analogue amplifier in the HD Noise Cancelling Processor QN1, you can experience Hi Res Audio for wireless devices. Various technical components help wrap up this award-winning headphones.
Technical Aspects That Helps
Other than battery longevity, Sony Music Entertainment technology, Noise Cancelling, and Bluetooth 5.0, there are other details that comes into play for the quality sounds you get to hear. LCP (Liquid Crystal Polymer) diaphragms and powerful 40mm dome-type drivers, all incased in a closed-back style headphones. This helps you experience a 20Hz - 20,000Hz range (in 44.1kHz Sampling) of sounds. Perfect for handling heavy beats. The closed-back style helps with reducing outside sounds and with Noise Cancelling. As mentioned, the HD Noise-Canceling Processor QN1 along with the Bluetooth Audio SoC applies noise cancelling processing in real time and senses noise signals. It provides a better noise cancelled listening experience, especially when your environment changes. For a better fit, pressure-relieving earpads in foamed urethane evenly distributes pressure and increase ear-to-pad contact. The ear cups swivel inwards so it can be packed up neatly or in the compact carrying case. And with a lightweight design, you can wear these headphones without noticing you've been wearing them for a while. Advance listening technology, all wrapped up in a small package, makes the Sony WH-1000XM4 a fantastic over-the-ear headphones to wear proudly.