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Sony WI-1000XM2

Sony WI-1000XM2
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Sony WI-1000XM2 review: specs and price

Sony WI-1000XM2

Why is Sony WI-1000XM2 better than the average?

  • Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.29
  • Weight
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    58gvs197.34g
  • Number of microphones
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    2vs1.17

Price comparison

Sony WI-1000XM2

ProductStorePrice
Sony WI-1000XM2 AmazonSony WI-1000XM2 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WI-1000XM2 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Wireless Behind-Neck in Ear Headset/Headphones with mic for phone call with Alexa Voice Control, Black
Amazon logo
$298.00
Sony WI-1000XM2 AmazonSony WI1000XM2/B Wireless Noise-cancelin...Sony WI1000XM2/B Wireless Noise-canceling in-Ear Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$139.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony WI-1000XM2
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.sweat resistance
Sony WI-1000XM2
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.Has USB Type-C
Sony WI-1000XM2
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
Sony WI-1000XM2
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

Features

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Price comparison

Sony WI-1000XM2

ProductStorePrice
Sony WI-1000XM2 AmazonSony WI-1000XM2 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WI-1000XM2 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Wireless Behind-Neck in Ear Headset/Headphones with mic for phone call with Alexa Voice Control, Black
Amazon logo
$298.00
Sony WI-1000XM2 AmazonSony WI1000XM2/B Wireless Noise-cancelin...Sony WI1000XM2/B Wireless Noise-canceling in-Ear Headphones (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$139.99

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