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The Sony WH-1000XM5 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones are a must have . . . especially if you are like me and you like being in your own little world, without the distractions of the outside world. They are perfect for travellers, for the office, gym or any environment where you are looking to block out noises, whether it’s people’s voices, cars, airplane noise and more.
Sony’s WH-1000XM5 Noise-Cancelling Headphones: Specifications and Features
The WH-1000XM5 headphones are exceptional for distraction-free listening, allowing you to totally focus on what you need to. And the call clarity is just as impressive. This is because they have “two processors that control multiple microphones for unprecedented noise cancelling while Auto NC Optimizer automatically optimises noise cancelling based on your wearing conditions and environment”
Here are some of the most impressive Features and Specifications (As per Sony):
- HD Noise Cancelling Processor QN1
- 8 Microphones and two processors
- Fully automatic Personal Noise Cancelling Optimiser
- 30mm driver unit
- Superior noise-free calls with 2×2 beamforming microphones and noise reduction system (using AI)
- Super comfortable lightweight design in “Soft fit leather”
- Bluetooth 5.2 with multipoint connection
These headphones are compatible with both Android or iOS smartphone, so no one is getting left out. They are covered in matte soft-touch coating, giving extra comfort, which means you are able to wear them for longer without feeling pain or irritation.
The battery life is just as impressive, it gives you 40 hours music playback with nose cancellation turned off, and 30 hours with nose cancellation. That is more than a whole days worth of not having to worry or think about your battery.
From the reviews that we have seen online . . . the Sony’s WH-1000XM5 Noise-Cancelling Headphones are really exceptional.
They retail at R7000 in South Africa . . . whether the price is worth it is something that you and your pocket have to decide.