The Sony WH-1000XM3 is the highest score wireless noise-canceling headphone, and it’s incredibly comfortable, and they sound amazing. The headphone Priced at $350, £330 or AU$499. A daily discount on the WH-1000XM3 is $300 and sometimes even less. The first pair of 1000XM launched in 2016.
In 2020 we would like to see the latest fourth-gen model from Sony WH-1000X which hopefully get some new features. It is not clear when this will happen, but it’s fair to expect more deals on this M3 model in the meantime.
Due to the light cushioning around the pads and additional space for the large ears, the 1000XM3 is substantially more comfortable. The 1000 XM3s are even more lightweight because they fold up and make them easier to travel. It’s also smaller, and it’s noticeable gap around your head when you wear them.
The new noise reduction chip, the QN1, is Sony’s biggest upgrade to the WH-1000 XM3. The company claims that external sound reduction is four times better than the previous model. The headphones also support LDAC codec that is three times Bluetooth’s bandwidth but is compatible only so far with Android phones and Sony’s Music Products.
The other significant change is Sony’s switch from Micro-USB to USB-C. Battery life of 30 hours is also decent at moderate volumes. The 1000XM3s make music come to life, no matter what’s playing. The 1000XM3s are clearly fun to hear, with medium and high amount of bass and clear sound.
You can also integrate Google Assistant in the 1000XM3 through Sony’s app. Sony also added a USB-C port for charging. The biggest downside with the 1000XM3 is its price tag.
The chips within the headphone have been upgraded by Sony to improve sound processing and noise canceling. Headphone features include noise cancellation, ambient sound control, equalizer and surround sound position control. The Sony WH-1000XM3 is a top-notch headphone and comfortable to wear.
Sony WH-1000XM3 Specs
- Weight: 254 grams
- Liquid Crystal Polymer drivers
- Up to 30-hour battery life
- 10-minute quick charge gives you 5 hours of battery life
- USB-C charging
- New HD Noise Canceling Processor QN1
- Smart Listening by Sense Engine
- Quick Attention Mode feature
- Multimicrophone array for improved voice calling
- Customizable Automatic Power Off function
- You can activate your voice assistant with a simple touch
- Price: $350, £330, $AU499
- Available in black or platinum silver with gold highlights
Comfortable And Great Sound Quality
Improved Noise Canceling
Battery Life Is Good
Few Noise-Canceling Hiccups