Sony WH-1000XM3 Bluetooth Noise Cancelling Headphones

Sony


WH-1000XM3 headphones take you even deeper into silence with further improvements to our industry-leading noise cancelation1, and smart listening that adjusts to your situation.

*ETA 17th of November*

  • Experience the next level of silence

    See what happens when it's just you and your music, with noise canceling that cuts more outside sound than ever before. And experience how smart headphones can be with advanced noise-canceling technology such as Adaptive Sound Control, and the convenience of smart features including Quick Attention, Voice Assistant compatibility and touch control.

    Lose yourself in silence

    Escape the sounds of the city with industry-leading noise cancelation. The noise-canceling technology in the WH-1000XM3 headphones is our most advanced ever with close-fitting ear pads and our HD Noise-Canceling Processor QN1.

    More power = even less noise

    With our new HD Noise-Canceling Processor QN1, noise-canceling power is greatly enhanced. Having a dedicated NC processor also ensures the reproduction of your music is never compromised due to processor performance.

    Block out more

    Most noise-canceling headphones are designed to block out vehicle noise when traveling. The WH-1000XM3 headphones are no exception, but are also highly effective at blocking out daily noise like voices and the background sounds you might hear walking through a city.

    *Please note - Integrated Google Assistant. *Headphones Connect App is needed. Available from September 2018 onward. Google Assistant app needs to be installed on your device. Google is a trademark of Google LLC.

  • Noise canceling made to fly

    Unique Atmospheric Pressure Optimizing delivers optimal sound at high altitude.

    Wireless freedom, Great Sound in silence

    LDAC transmits approximately three times more data (at the maximum transfer rate of 990 kbps) than conventional BLUETOOTH® wireless audio, allowing you to enjoy High-Resolution Audio content in exceptional quality, as close as possible to that of a dedicated wired connection.

    Sound you can believe in

    A built-in amplifier integrated in HD Noise-Canceling Processor QN1 realizes the best-in-class signal-to-noise ratio and low distortion for portable devices and delivers exceptional sound quality. Powerful 1.57" drivers with Liquid Crystal Polymer (LCP) diaphragms make the headphones perfect for handling heavy beats and can reproduce a full range of frequencies up to 40 kHz.

    Smart listening by SENSE ENGINE – automatically adjusts to your situation

    See how Adaptive Sound Control automatically detects your activity such as traveling, walking, and waiting, then adjusts ambient sound settings to you. And with Quick Attention, you can communicate without removing your headphones — simply place your hand over the housing to turn the volume down for instant conversation.

    Equalizer

    Find your perfect sound tone for every song from the presets, also easily customizable to your preference with Sony | Headphones Connect APP.

    Virtual surround sound

    Feel immersed in sound wherever you are. Experience audio optimized for different listening environments including outdoor stages, clubs, halls and arenas.

    Sound Position Control

    Choose the direction you want the sound to come from, just as you can with a wireless speaker.

  • DRIVER UNIT: 1.57 ", dome type (CCAW Voice coil)
    DSEE HX: Yes
    INPUT(S): Stereo Mini Jack
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE: 4 Hz-40,000 Hz
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE (BLUETOOTH® COMMUNICATION): 20 Hz–20,000 Hz (44.1 kHz Sampling)/20 Hz–40,000 Hz (LDAC 96 kHz Sampling, 990 kbps)
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE (ACTIVE OPERATION): 4 Hz-40,000 Hz
    PASSIVE OPERATION: Yes
    NFC: Yes
    CORD LENGTH: Headphone cable (approx. 3.94 ft, OFC strands, gold-plated stereo mini plug)