On Sale WH-1000XM4
Wireless Over-ear Industry Leading Noise Canceling Headphones with Microphone
- Industry-leading noise canceling1 with Dual Noise Sensor technology
- Next-level music with Edge-AI, co-developed with Sony Music Studios Tokyo
- Up to 30-hour battery life with quick charging (10 min charge for 5 hours of playback) 2
- Touch Sensor controls to pause/play/skip tracks, control volume, activate your voice assistant4, and answer phone calls
- Speak-to-chat technology automatically reduces volume during conversations
- Superior call quality with precise voice pickup
- Wearing detection pauses playback when headphones are removed
- Seamless multiple-device pairing6
- Adaptive Sound Control provides a personalized listening experience
- Updated design relieves pressure for long-lasting comfort
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Simply put: They completely outperformed the rest of our testing pool in terms of sound quality, comfort, battery life and noise cancellation.'
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Adaptive Sound Control
Battery level indication （icon with %）
BATTERY LIFE (CONTINUOUS MUSIC PLAYBACK TIME WITH INTERNAL MEMORY)
Max. 30 hours (NC ON), Max. 38 hours (NC OFF)
Battery Charge Method
Battery Charge Time
Battery Life (Waiting Time)
Max. 30 hours (NC ON), Max. 200 hours (NC OFF)
Supported Audio Format(s)
Line of sight approx. 30 ft (10 m)
2.4 GHz band (2.4000–2.4835 GHz)
- As of March 2020. Ambient noise reduction according to research by Sony Corp., measured using JEITA-compliant guidelines for headband style wireless noise cancelling headphones.
- Actual performance varies based on settings, environmental conditions, and usage.
- Requires download of Sony | Headphones Connect app for iPhone from the App Store or for Android from Google Play. User must link compatible devices in order to control operation. Subject to app terms and conditions
- Voice assist function compatible with Android smartphone (Google App) or iPhone (Siri). Bluetooth® connection required
- For optimal experience, software update recommended.
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